About Purwo national park:
This 434-sq km national park occupies the whole of remote Blambangan peninsula on the shorten eastern tip of java. purwo national park provides a home for wildlife. The wildlife in Alas Purwo come to the feeding ground of Sadengan every morning. And juggle tracking for explore caves (gua istana) Alas Purwo also has a turtle hatchery in Ngagelan. The mangrove forest at far west of Alas Purwo is considerably well-preserved.Alas purwo means first forest in Javanese according to legend, this is earth first emerged from the ocean.
Contact us to visit Alas Purwo National park
Here the itinerary is:
We start our tour from Banyuwangi, we take you at your hotel in Banyuwangi. We leave at 5 AM. It takes around 4 hours to get there. We go straight to the feeding ground of Sadengan in Alas Purwo. We will have breakfast while watching the wildlife. Sadengan is grazing ground has the largest herd of wild Banteng in java, kijang (deer) and peacocks are seen here from the viewing tower.
From Sadengan, we go to Pancur 3km south east from trianggulasi beach where there is small water fall that flow onto beach, another PHKA post and camping ground. In pancur we have juggle tracking for explore caves (gua istana) in Alas Purwo. These sites are considered by some people as a sacred site. And many soul researcher and mystic flock here during suro mount, which mark of Javanese New Year. They come here regularly for meditating.
Then we visit Trianggulasi beach with white-sand, here is beautiful, but swimming is dangerous because the underwater current is very strong. After from trianggulasi we go to ngagelan, it’s a semi-natural turtle hatchery by the sea. After visiting Ngaggelan,from Ngagelan, we go to Mangrove forest. The distance is around 7 km. Then, we take gondang-gandung (wooden boat) to across Mangrove Bedul. We’ll have a lunch break in Mangrove forest. Alas Purwo tour will end around 2.30 PM. Then we come back to Banyuwangi town arrive in Banyuwangi at 07:00 0r 08:00 PM
Jeep include driver fee and fuel
English-speaking tour guide
Snack for morning break.
Drinking bottled water (1,500 ml/person).
Boat fee in Mangrove Bedul.
Entrance fee to Alas Purwo National Park
Lunch in Mangrove forest.
We’d like to suggest you to bring:
Sunscreen and sunblock lotion.
Ant mosquito lotion.
Comfortable walking shoes