What Is Probolinggo Tourist Information ?
Probolinggo is one place or area that has several tourist attractions that are still worth to visit the scenery so exciting. If you are planning to take a vacation to visit places that are around Probolinggo, Probolinggo not going to be disappointed especially has has been known tourist in the eyes of foreign and local tourists namely Mount Bromo.
Buses from Surabaya or Malang take around 3hours.
From Surabaya – at the Purabaya (Bungarasih) Bus Stationl, board a Patas (express) bus to Bayuangga Bus Terminal in Probolinggo.
Be sure to go all the way to the main Bayuangga Bus Terminal in Probolinggo, 6 km southwest of the centre, instead of getting dropped off at some travel agent (who will pay the driver a commission). Minibuses to Cemoro Lawang, the nearest settlement to Bromo-Tengger Semeru National Park leave from the station and take about an hour and a half. Purchase any tickets directly at the bus terminal, as the local travel agents are notoriously mercenary and will happily charge you multiples of the real price and/or fake return tickets.
Why Come to Probolinggo ?
For most people Probolinggo will only be a transfer point to get to Mount Bromo. If arriving by train (from Banyuwangi or Surabaya), you will already be spotted on the platform and freighted in an angkot to the bus stand to Cemoro Lawang which is located at the southern entrance of the Bayu Angga bus terminal. There travel agents will try to sell accomodation and tours, but they aren’t too persistent. Just pay for the transport , 2 hours, in the unlikely case there are 15 people per van and you should be on track soon. When arriving by bus, the procedure should be similar. According to the -friendly and helpful- tourist information office it is no longer possible to hire a motorbike in the town. Before it was possible at Lava-lava Hostel, but some tourist stole the bikes according to the owner.
Name List Probolinggo Tourism Object :
- Madakaripura Waterfall
- Mount Bromo
- Bukit Kembang
- Jabung Temple
- Kedaton Temple
- Agung Lake
- Water Rafting
- Tourism Mangrove ( BJBR )
- Snorkling At Gili Island