Mount Bromo also Gunung Bromo, located in the Tengger Caldera, is one of the most popular tourist destination in Eat Java. It is an active and part of the Tengger massif, and even though at 2329 meters it is not the highest peak of the massif, it is the most well known.
The volcano is noted for its spectacular sunrises, and majestic views across to Semeru volcano in the south. Two people were killled during an eruption of Bromo on 8th June 2004.
Bromo is the only active crater in a caldera which contains seven eruptive centres. In 1838 the crater was filled with a lake.
Bromo will “serve” the senses in its breathtaking natural beauty of the sun-rise from its crest, exciting moment. Bromo can be accessed by a three-hour drive from Surabaya, then a pony ride from Ngadisari Village over the sea of sand to ascend 50 up hill-steps to reach the rim. The community that life in Bromo’s area is called Tenggerese. One of their unique traditional cultures.