[6D5N] Mount Argopuro (The Longest Mountain Trail in Java Island)

Surabaya, Surabaya City, East Java, Indonesia

Surabaya Airport

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Surabaya: [6D5N] Mount Argopuro (The Longest Mountain Tra...

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“Hi, I am Tracy! I am a full-time Travel Blogger, Planner & Organizer. I am Indonesian and I stayed in Singapore for about 11 years before I moved back for good in 2016. I love nature - I hike and I dive. I support coral conservation. When I am not doing either one, I write and I plan. And yes, also meeting friends for a cuppa tea or coffee, too! :) Hope to see you around one day!”

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Highlights

  • The longest mountain hiking trail in Java Island (approx. 45km)
  • A wildlife conservation area where wild animals are still abundant. You may see lutung (Javanese monkey), gibbons, deer, wild boar, forest chicken), eagle (elang Jawa), peacock, mink (musang), and bobcat
  • An immense variety of ecosystem: tropical rainforest,sub-alpine, savanna, swamp and lake ecosystem
  • Historical sites: Ruins of the ancient palace of Majapahit era; A hidden aeroplane runway built by the Japanese
  • Points of interest: Cikasur river and meadow, Lake Danau Taman Hidup (fishing allowed), Sabana Lonceng meadow, Argopuro Peak (3088-masl), Rengganis Peak

Sabana Lonceng Meadow

Lake Danau Taman Hidup

Sungai Qolbu, Cikasur

Sunrise at one of the peaks

Itinerary

DAY 1: ARRIVAL AT SURABAYA AIRPORT – BADERAN
Arrival at Surabaya Airport the latest 9 pm. Transfer to Baderan by private car, approx. 4 hours.

DAY 2: BASECAMP BADERAN – CIKASUR (B,L,D)
02.00 – 06.00 : Arrive at Baderan, rest at homestay
06.00 – 07.30 : Breakfast, preparation, registration
07.30 – 10.00 : Start hiking to Mata Air 1, snack at Mata Air 1
10.00 – 12.00 : Continue hiking to Mata Air 2
12.00 – 13.00 : Lunch at Mata Air 2
13.00 – 16.30 : Continue hiking to Cikasur Meadow
16.30 : Arrive at Cikasur, have fun at the river, set up camp, snack, explore the meadows, dinner, campfire (condition permitting)

DAY 3: CIKASUR – SABANA LONCENG (B,L,D)
05.00 – 07.00 : Enjoy sunrise, explore the historical runway
07.00 – 09.00 : Breakfast and packing
09.00 – 12.30 : Start hiking to Cisentor
12.30 – 13.30 : Lunch at Cisentor
13.30 – 16.30 : Continue hiking to Sabana Lonceng
16.30 : Arrive at Sabana Lonceng, set up camp, snack, dinner, campfire (condition permitting)

DAY 4: SABANA LONCENG – DANAU TAMAN HIDUP (B,L,D)
05.30 – 06.00 : Hike to Rengganis Peak
06.00 – 07.00 : Explore the palace ruins, take photos
07.00 – 09.00 : Back to camp, breakfast, packing
09.00 – 10.00 : Start hiking to Argopuro Peak (3.088 mdpl)
10.00 – 12.30 : Continue to Arca Peak (3000 mdpl) and Cemoro Limo
12.30 – 13.30 : Lunch
13.30 – 16.00 : Continue to Danau Taman Hidup
16.30 – : Arrive at Danau Taman Hidup, set up camp, snack, fishing, dinner

DAY 5: DANAU TAMAN HIDUP – BASECAMP – SURABAYA (B,L)
05.30 – 07.30 : Enjoy the morning at Danau Taman Hidup
07.30 – 09.00 : Breakfast, packing
09.00 – 13.00 : Hike down to Bremi Basecamp
13.00 – 15.00 : Arrive at basecamp, lunch
15.00 – 18.00 : Travel to hotel in Surabaya by minibus, free time until next day

DAY 6: SURABAYA – AIRPORT (B)
Breakfast at the hotel. Free time until the time to transfer to the airport.

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