Welcome to Malang

Established by the Dutch in the closing decades of the 18th century, Malang earned its first fortunes from coffee, which flourished on the surrounding hillsides. Today, the city’s colonial grandeur is quickly disappearing behind the homogeneous facades of more modern developments, but there’s still much to admire for now.

And with a number of Hindu temples and sights outside the city, Malang makes an ideal base to explore this intriguing corner of east Java.

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Malang activities

$275 Kid Friendly

Batu City Tour and Bromo Sunrise

ItineraryDay 1: Jatim Park 2Stop At: Wildlife Museum, Batu, East Java, JavaWildlife museum in Jatim Park 2 has a vast collection of animals. You can find the extict animals figure in this place. They create a diorama of the real habitat of the animals, so you can see the animal in their real habitat. Besides having the vast collection of animals, this place also has a very good architecture. The front of the building has big pillars that will remind you of a Roman Palace. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Batu Eco Green Park Fun & Study, Batu, East Java, JavaThis place is a perfect place for you to learn how nature works. This place has many things to offer such as a simulation of an earthquake, tsunami, storm, and many other natural phenomena. You can also learn oh how to protect the nature start from your own home. Learning in this place can be very fun because they have a multimedia place to help you understand more about the nature works. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Batu Secret Zoo (Jawa Timur Park 2), Batu, East Java, JavaIf you see the figure of the animals in the wildlife animal museum, you can see the living animal in this place. They have many zones such as reptiles zone, birds, aquariums, and baby zoo. You can participate to feed the animals and take pictures with them. Duration: 2 hoursNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 2: Bromo Golden SunriseStop At: Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, Malang, East Java, JavaWe will depart from your hotel at 11 pm the previous day to reach Bromo Mountain area at about 2 am. we will continue the journey by using the jeep until we reach the place where we will continue the trip on foot. Reaching the top of Bromo Mountain, we will see the beautiful sunrise Bromo Mountain. We will spend some time here before back to your hotel and give you a chance to take a rest until the lunch time. Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Museum Angkut, Batu, East Java, JavaAt about 2 PM, we will continue our journey to Museum Angkut. this beautiful place has a collection of about 300 means of transportation. you can learn the development of transportation all around the world within this beautiful place. They also divide the place into some themed zones. You can see the exhibition in Holiwood Zone, Gangster Town, Presidential Helicopter, and many more.You can see the beautiful floating market in Pasar Apung area and also the heritage of Indonesia in the Indonesian Heritage Museum Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Taman Langit Gunung Banyak, Batu, East Java, JavaWe will visit Omah Kayu in Gunung Banyak Park. This beautiful place will make you feel in the wonderland! There are some spots to take photograph and you can also enjoy the beautiful view of Batu City from above. Duration: 2 hoursNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 3: Jodipan VillageStop At: Jodipan Colorful Village, Malang, East Java, JavaOn the last day of your trip, we will take you to Jodipan Village prior to your departure. Jodipan is known as the colorful village due to its beautiful and colorful homes. This beautiful place will was once a slum area before some students from local university transform it into a colorful place. After we finish our visit to Jodipan, we will take you to the airport or train station to continue your next journey.Duration: 1 hourNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

$141.41 Kid Friendly

Bromo Sunrise Tour start from Malang or Surabaya

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, Malang, East Java, JavaMt. Bromo is one of the most epic place in East Java, you will see beautiful sunrise coming up from the horizon, the landscape of ancient caldera of Bromo, and also meet with locals called tenggernese. Duration: 6 hours

$92.09 Cultural & Theme Tours

Visit Ijen Crater start From Malang or Surabaya

Ijen Crater located in Bondowoso, it is 6 hours’ drive from Malang. You will be pick up by our friendly English speaking driver at 18.00 at your hotel. Arrive in Bondowoso, you will continue to Paltuding Area to meet our local guide, He will brief you shortly about the track to Ijen Crater. You will start trekking around midnight, it takes 90 minutes to hike. You will meet the Sulphur miners on your way to the top. These days most of them use trolleys to wheel down the solid field Sulphur to the weighing area just behind the parking lot. Once at the top, feel inspired and explore. Walk your day. After you hiked back to the Paltuding in the morning. Enjoy a local snack and a welcoming cup of coffee or tea. After all, we will drive back to west to Malang or Airport.

$48 Cultural & Theme Tours


• Pick up hotel by 00.30AM directly by 4x4WD Jeep • Driving for 3 hours to reach Penankan sunrise point • Waiting for sunrise scene till 05.00 AM • Breakfast with prepared meals (simple breakfast) • Continue exploring Bromo crater, Black-sand desert, and Savannah hills till 10.00 AM • Driving back to Malang and stop in Coban Pelangi waterfall (ticket in waterfall not included - optional tour) • Drive back to Malang and arriving back by maximum 01.00 PM • End of tourNOTES :- Driver understand basic english and knows the area well. Driver will be able to conduct guests for what to see or visit- Tickets entrances is included- Inclusions : 4x4WD Jeep, driveer, gasolines, parking fee and retribution, simple snack for breakfast, mineral water during trip- Exclusions : rainbow waterfall ticket, lunch, accomodation in MalangPROMO :FREE STAY in our new builded dorm hostel for guests who book Bromo Sunrise Tour (Midnight Trip / Panorama Trip) with us.

$125 Cultural & Theme Tours


Day 1 : (Breakfast) • 23.00 – 00.30 Prepare to check out from hotel in Malang • 00.30 – 01.00  Prepare for jeep pick up. Guests can put the luggage in hostel and the second car will pick up guest’s luggage and meet in cemorolawang village • 01.00 – 03.00 Journey to Penanjakan sunrise point by jeep • 03.00 – 04.00 Jeep will park and guests may walk up to sunrise point area. Wait in local warung (no drink / meals included) • 04.00 – 06.00 Moment of sunrise in Penanjakan • 06.00 – 07.00 Drive down to Bromo crater area • 07.00 – 09.00  Free time exploring the Bromo Crater and enjoy simple breakfast (bread) • 09.00 – 09.30  Journey with jeep to cemorolawang village. Meet up driver with vechile & luggage • 09.30 – 12.00  Journey down to main road and stop for lunch (bill on guest) • 12.00 – 17.00  Journey further to Ijen area and check in guesthouse • 17.00 – 19.00  Dinner time (bill on guest) • 19.00 – 24.00  Total rest  Day 2 : (Breakfast) • 00.15 – 00.30  Prepare to check out • 00.30 – 01.30  Journey to Paltuding trekking point. Vehicle will park • 01.30 – 02.00  Ticket proceed and meet up with local trekking guide who works as sulphur miner (#supportlocal) • 02.00 – 03.30  Trek up to Ijen crater top • 03.30 – 04.00  Descend down to crater lake and see the blue fire close up • 04.00 – 04.45  Experience blue fire scene and back to crater top • 04.45 – 05.30  Enjoy sunrise view above Ijen Crater with background of Raung mountain • 05.30 – 07.00  Descend back down to Paltuding and breakfast • 07.00 – 09.00  Journey to Ketapang harbor area. Guests are possible to do some stops for pictures during journey to harbor. • End of tour. Thank you for participating with our program INCLUDES :- Air-con transportation, gasolines, driver, parking fee- 4x4wd Jeep for Bromo (gasolines, driver, parking fee and local retribution)- Bromo entrance fee- Ijen entrance fee- Breakfast 2x- Local guide in Ijen trekking (non-english speaking)- Guesthouse in Ijen 1 night- Mineral water- English speaking driver (guests < 5 persons) or Tour guide (guests > 5 persons)EXCLUDES : personal expenses, lunch and dinner during trip, ferry ticket

$40 Tours & Sightseeing

Malang Cycling & Village Tour

Activity details will include below program route starting with pick up in guest's hotel by 8AM in Malang city center. • Pick up in hotel 8AM, journey to Bululawang village for 30 minutes • Introduction for cycling route (short route / long route – long route until spring pond location) • Cycling for 1-1,5 hours (short route) • Cycling destination : brick making, rice field planting, village local houses, cacao tree introduction (fruit is seasonal) • Back to village and lunch • Journey to spring pond and swim (option for long route with additional charge). Refreshing in natural spring pond with giant ancient tree below • By afternoon, journey back to malang city center and drop guests in hotel.