HomeBlogs Mount Raung Mount Raung lies east of Bondowoso on the edge of the giant ancient Ijen
Crater. It is located within the Sumber Wringin village, Sumber Wringin
district. Mount Raung is a big mount that unique and different with the
other mountain in Java Island. The unique thing of mount Raung is its
caldera, which about 500 meters depth and always smoked with sprinkle
Mount Raung is an old mount with the caldera in its
peak and surrounded by many small hills, makes its panorama looks
beautiful and fantastic. The scenery is very interesting as there are
many types of plants and animals. The tour activity in this area is very
interesting and it will become a good opportunity for visitors,
especially those interested in mountain climbing. The peak of this
mountain lies at 3,332 meters above sea level. The tourist can begin
climbing the mountain from Pos I (Pesanggrahan Sumber Wringin) which
provides a number of guides who are ready to give services to hikers.
easy way to climb Mount Raung is through Bondowoso direction. From
Bondowoso continued to Sumber Waringin village by colt through Sukosani.
The journey begins from Sumber Waringin village through Pinus forest
and coffee plantation to go toward Pondok Motor or the climber post.
Then the visitors can meet a guide in that place. The tourists can spend
the night here, and then continue the journey to peak took about 9
From Pondok Motor to Mount Raung, we will pass coffee
plantation, Pinus forest, spruce-fir forest, and then the tourists
arrive in a campground. The journey continued through sedge grass field
about 1 hour, to Mount Raung peak that sandy and stony. It will take
about 2 hours.