Holiday is the perfect time to rejuvenate our life. So, it is the best time to go travelling, spending time in new places, doing our hobbies or simply take a rest. For you who love travelling, you must really love holiday season because it is the time when you can start a trip. For you who love travelling and you have a plan to make a trip to Indonesia, there are a lot of places that are beautiful, exotic and challenging to visit. One of them is Bromo National Park. So, as you may have guesed, the Bromo National Park is a mountainous area that covers the Bromo Mountain, Tengger Mountain and Semeru Mountain. It is the perfect destination for you who love hiking and mountain climbing. Besides, we can say that the cost to go there is not too expensive and suitable for backpackers. Here we have several tips for you who want to visit the Bromo National Park and enjoy your holiday there.
Choose reliable travel agent
Some of you maybe prefer to go without using the help of travel agent. However, e travel agent is a great option for you who visit Indonesia, especially the area for the first time. A good travel agent can help you to arrange your plan and make a backup plan when the situation is not suitable for your plan. Besides, to go hiking in Bromo National Park, you will have to get the permission from the organization which takes care of Bromo, Tengger, and Semeru mountainous area. You also should know that per March 2013 the local government and the organization which takes care of the Bromo National Park area only allow 300 to go hiking in a day. They also forbid a hiking group with more than fifty members to go hiking at the same time. It is one of the reasons why it is better to join a travel agent. You may need another plan when you cannot go hiking at the day.
Bring your personal medication and hiking equipment
The hiking track of the Bromo, Semeru and Tigger mountains is not really complicated since a lot of hikers go hiking their everyday. However, it is better to bring the standard hiking equipment. You may find local shops that provide you the hiking equipment for rent, but you may want to bring your own. Don’t forget to bring your personal medication and first aid kit since it is very important. The temperature at the mountainous can be changed extremely, so prepare jacket, hat, scarf, and thick clothing that can help you to prevent the extreme temperature.
Be friendly and respectful to the local people
Well, Indonesian people are famous because of the politeness and friendly manner. So, do not be afraid of the locals. They are really friendly and can give you help anytime you need their help. Most of them will help you with pleasure. However you should be polite and respect them. Just like a saying, do as Romans do in Roma. Hope you enjoy your holiday in Bromo National Park.