Bromo Tour Package and Tenggerese Culture . Bromo belongs to National Park in Indonesia, alongside Tengger and Semeru. The official name is Mount Bromo as one of the active volcanoes in Indonesia. As you know, several eruptions happened in past ten years that make this mountain as the most active volcano at all. It is constantly at active eruption that can be seen from its crater. However, Bromo tour package is still the tourist’s favorite because it offers many interesting things to do.
Bromo Tour Package and Tenggerese Culture
One of popular things in Bromo is Tengger as sub-ethnic group in Java. Tengger culture is different from majority of East Java because it develops its own custom. The people claimed to be descendant from old Majapahit Kingdom that flourished due to Islamic occupation. Historical background went back to late 1490s and early 1500s when the last king of Majapahit took refugee with all his followers. Until today, most of Tengger people still use old tradition as Hindu and Bromo is the center of their prayer. There is temple in Mount Bromo to gather all Tengger and Hindu followers around Java in order to take ritual or any offering. When visiting Bromo, you should see Kasada that lasts for month. It is offering ritual that throws vegetables, fruits, and livestock into Bromo crater. This culture attraction is also a part of Bromo tour package.
Besides this attraction, the temple and area around Bromo become an interesting place to visit. Tengger community lives around Bromo and tourists may visit their house to know the way they live daily. Moreover, you need guide when having a plan to see sunrise at this mountain. Climbing is quite difficult at night and Tengger people are local guide to help you finding the right spot for enjoying sunrise. In addition, Sea of Sand is another popular site in this location and you can rent jeep to pass it. Those accommodations will be available in Bromo tour package.
Mount Rinjani is one of the highest mountains in Indonesia that is still active but although still active this mountain became a favorite climbing place of many people. The famous mountain of its beauty has a height of 3726 meters making it the second highest active volcano that still remains a favorite tourist destination on the island of Lombok. During Mount Rinjani trekking to the top of Rinjani there will be many interesting things that can be met by climbers ranging from the difficult terrain to the interaction between fellow people who both climbed Mount Rinjani. In climbing Rinjani there are some tips you need to know so that your trips are becoming more interesting and not boring.
Climb in the dry season
Dry season is the most suitable time to climb Mount Rinjani because the weather will be very bright and the scenery around Rinjani will be obvious. In addition to the dry season the tracks traveled by the climbers will be much easier if compared to climb in the rainy season that makes the terrain will be more difficult.
Provide a long time to climb
In addition to be able to enjoy all the natural wealth of Rinjani ranging from forest wilderness, vast grassland to the lake Segara Anak you need to provide a long holiday time because you do not know the possibility that will happen later during the trip. Because it has been proven there are many climbers who failed to get to the summit and enjoy the Segara Anak lake because of the rush on the way.
Hike through cross paths
To get a different experience then you should climb Rinjani through a cross path that is Mount Rinjani trekking from a lane and down through other lanes. This will give the climber more experience when compared to climbing and descending through the same path.
Not climbing alone
The last tip in climbing Rinjani that you should climb in groups as the trip to the top of Rinjani will be very troublesome. Therefore you need the help of others during the climb especially if you approach the peak then you need help and support from your friends.