6 Mountain Peaks in East Java that you should visit - With photos & details

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6 Mountain Peaks to explore in East Java

The land of mountain ranges and volcanoes.

Gunung BatokGn. Batok, Area Gn. Bromo, Podokoyo, Tosari, Pasuruan, Jawa Timur, Indonesia

Mount Batok is a cinder cone located in East Java, Indonesia. This volcano has an elevation of 2,440 meters above sea level and is located between four regencies: Probolinggo Regency, Pasuruan Regency, Lumajang Regency, and Malang Regency. The location of Mount Batok is west from Mount Bromo. This mountain is one of the inactive volcanoes located within the Tengger caldera. Mount Batok is part of Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park.

Mount BromoMt Bromo, Podokoyo, Tosari, Pasuruan, East Java, Indonesia

An active volcano and part of the Tengger massif, in East Java, Indonesia. The massif area is one of the most visited tourist attractions in East Java, Indonesia. The volcano belongs to the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park. The name of Bromo derived from the Javanese pronunciation of Brahma, the Hindu creator god.

Mount IjenIjen, East Java, Indonesia

It has a one-kilometer-wide turquoise-colored acidic crater lake. The lake is the site of a labor-intensive sulfur mining operation, in which sulfur-laden baskets are carried by hand from the crater floor.

Mount RaungMount Raung, Area Hutan, Gunosari, Tlogosari, Bondowoso Regency, East Java, Indonesia

Raung is one of the most active volcanoes on the island of Java in Indonesia.  It is located in the province of East Java and has a 2-kilometer-wide and 500-meter-deep caldera surrounded by a grayish rim. The difference in the color of the rim and the flanks of the volcanoes is caused by the rim’s lack of vegetation compared with the healthy and extensive vegetation on the flanks. It is one of the paradise for trekkers.

Ranu KumboloRanu Kumbolo, Tulungrejo, Pasrujambe, Lumajang Regency, East Java, Indonesia

Ranu Kumbolo is a mountainous lake located in Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, East Java, Indonesia. The lake is part of easiest route from Ranu Pani to Mount Semeru peak. There are hiking camp area around the lake. Ranu Kumbolo is part of easiest route from Ranu Pani to Mahameru peak.

SemeruSemeru, Ngampo, Pasrujambe, Lumajang Regency, East Java, Indonesia

Semeru, or Mount Semeru, is an active volcano in East Java, Indonesia. It is located in the subduction zone, where the Indo-Australia plate subducts under the Eurasia plate. It is the highest mountain on the island of Java. This stratovolcano is also known as Mahameru, meaning 'The Great Mountain. The name derived from the Hindu cosmology's mountain of Meru or Sumeru, the abode of gods.