How To Go To Blue Fire Kawah Ijen From Seminyak Bali


Hike Experience to see magical blue fire of Kawah Ijen from Bali Island

Blue fire of Kawah Ijen is one of the most unique volcanoes in Indonesia and how to get there from Seminyak Bali, if not the world. It’s claim to fame? The constant burning of sulphur deposits means Ijen is always spurting blue flames out of it’s crust. While getting there is by no means quick, going to Ijen from Bali can be cheap if you plan it correctly.

What To Do And See At Blue Fire Kawah Ijen

  • Ascend one of the most beautiful active volcanoes
  • See unique nature phenomena "blue fire"
  • Witness the dawn over the biggest acid lake in the world
  • Walk in the crater which is also a sulfur mine
Our professional guide will lead your trip. The guide's passion and knowledge of the terrain will give you access to the best views and most spectacular sights as well as inform you about the geography and history of the volcano / Blue fire Kawah Ijen. 

Depart from Bali at 1:00 PM to begin your journey to the active volcano of Kawah Ijen in East Java. You will arrive in the early evening and enjoy a local dinner and a rest in your room. You will climb to the rim of the 2370-meter volcano, before descending to the crater floor.

This is the only place where you can see the ethereal blue sulfur fires and watch the Javanese workers harvesting sulfur. As dawn breaks and the light changes, your dramatic surroundings will reveal themselves from your position beside the largest acid lake in the world.

Before returning to Bali, you will stop to enjoy a hearty home-cooked Javanese breakfast. Please come along for this once-in-a-lifetime experience. Your professional guides and careful planning will assure you have a safe and memorable trip to the heart of Kawah Ijen.

Enjoy an amazing organized trip from Seminyak Bali to the active volcano blue fire of Kawah Ijen in East Java. You are guaranteed an incredible experience of body, mind, and spirit and more than you can imagine.

The trip included

  • Pickup and drop-off from Bali to Kawah Ijen based on private tour services
  • Return ferry
  • Local dinner
  • Accommodation
  • Entrance fees to Kawah Ijen volcano
  • English-speaking guide
  • Gas mask
  • Headlight
  • Javanese breakfast (buffet)

Important Information

You will need: sport or trekking shoes, warm clothes (socks, t-shirt, sweatshirt, and warm jacket) a raincoat, cap or hat, a small backpack to carry items up to the volcano, a photo identity document and you have to bring passport or ID card, comfortable shoes, camera.