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Serenity with beautiful sceenery

Known as highest mounting in Java, Semeru Mountain is definitely a place to visit. The hike to Ranu... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Merry S
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Spectacular

The view was spectacular, amazing ! We came without preparation of the weather so it was freezing... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
flylulufly
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Ranu Kumbolo, Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, Lumajang, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Known as highest mounting in Java, Semeru Mountain is definitely a place to visit. The hike to Ranu Kumbolo will take 4-5 hours One way for beginner and intermediate hiker. Stay a night there to experience nature and serenity. Be ready since the temperature can...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The view was spectacular, amazing ! We came without preparation of the weather so it was freezing at night but it was alright by day. Milky way at the top of your head like you can touch it. Bring your camera and capture all the...More

Thank flylulufly
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Trekking to Semeru and Kumbolo lake is very unforgatable moments with our friends and our family. Semeru is the highest mount in java, you needa walk from ranu kumbolo to kalimati need 6 hours and than you hike to Semeru Mount. when you arrived in...More

Thank Basuki K
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful place, i mean you must walk by foot from Ranu Pane, and it's about 5-6 hours to get there. But, i swear it's really worth it ! For the view, for the trip, it's really cool 🙌

1  Thank shandych
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

we are going to ranupane from senduro lumajang, by truck, the way from senduro lumajang to ranupane ia very good (hotmic) you must try going to ranu pane from lumajang, and than I continue work to kumholo beach , my phone already in signal telkomsel

Thank Basuki K
Reviewed 6 November 2017

went here coz invited by my friends and his family took approx 6hrs walked. reached approx at 3PM and already fogging HAHAHA rain in the night so quiet, loved it keep the clean guys

Thank takeLia
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This place has to be the highlight of my trip. Perhaps it's the journey to get to the lake makes me appreciate it more. It's very misty early in the morning but don't worry the mist will be gone after 1-2 hours of sunrise. Then,...More

Thank ShahrulnidzaD
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

My family took train to Malang and arrived at early morning 3:58am on Friday, 16 June 2017. Driver picked us up at train station and brought us to a home-stay to wash up and had a few hours of sleep. By 7:30am, we packed clothes,...More

5  Thank Pamela G
Reviewed 26 May 2017

First, best time to visit between April-June. You can reach Ranu Kumbolo about 4-5 hours hiking from Ranu Pani (basecamp). Bring your camera and find best spot to take picture. You can tent around the lake. Thing must known: Not allowed to drink water from...More

3  Thank romyperdanap
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Thanks to its splendid isolation Ranu Kumbolo retains its serene calm amid beautiful surroundings. The camping here is not too cold, just make sure you have the right equipment including a decent tent and sleeping bag.

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ShahrulnidzaD
5 June 2017|
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Response from tempodulu | Reviewed this property |
You really need to bring your own tents and other camping equipment. The starting point for the hike is Ranu Pani, a sleepy farming village, where you can find homestays and guides/porters. You also need to get park permits... More
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Response from Basuki K | Reviewed this property |
for April not so good for the wheater, because sometimes is raining
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Sara L
22 October 2015|
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Response from Basuki K | Reviewed this property |
hi, Sara if you want to trekking to semeru and ranu kumbolo, we are basuki travel agency in lumajang can help you, our cost jus 3.250.000 IDR for trekking to semeru and ranu kumbolo
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