This volcano will be closed for the trip activity on the next week, March 7 2019. The closure is carried out at 05.00 WIB until March 8, 2019 at 05.00 WIB because it coincides with the Saka New Year's Day 1941.
While the closing notice was of a continuation from the Chairperson of the Parisada Hindu Dharma Indonesia in Probolinggo Regency. Because it has become an annual calendar.
The closure is carried out from March 7 at 05.00 WIB to March 8 at 05.00 WIB, namely the route to this volcano from the direction of Probolinggo is closed starting from Ngadas Village, Sukapura District. While from the direction of Pasuruan closed in Wonokitri Village, District of Tosari, and from the direction of Malang and Lumajang closed in the Jemplang Block.
The closing point usually starts from the entrance in Ngadas Village, Wonokitri Village, and Jemplang Block, to the tour area of sand sea with an radius of 8 kilometers from the peak located in four regencies, namely Probolinggo, Pasuruan, Lumajang, and Malang.
This mountain will be closed is carried out every year during Nyepi Day, and this is done to maintain the solemn atmosphere of Nyepi Day for residents of the Hindu Tengger Tribe on the slopes of Bromo volcano spread in the four districts.
On that day Hindus will celebrate Nyepi day to carry out the Settlement Brata Chess, Amati Geni (not lighting a fire), Observe the Work (stop work), Observe the Tender (abstain from entertaining themselves) and Observe the Defensive (not traveling).
Bromo volcano which has destination tourism for sunrise namely "Mount Bromo Sunrise tour" is one of the favorite and mainstay attractions in East Java because not only domestic tourists visit this mountain, but foreign tourists also flock there.
Thus information about the closure of Nyepi 2019 celebration, may be useful for you. For prices and reservations for Mount Bromo tour package, please contact us.
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