Baluran National Park, Banyuwangi Tour Package-Baluran national park is located in the eastern of java island take 7 hours drive from Surabaya to get here or 5 hours from bali and 30 minutes from Banyuwangi city center , Baluran well known as africa van java because the climate are dry with covered by savanna and magrove then hills with the highest peak extinct Baluran mountain (1247 m) to enter Baluran you have to pay entrance ticket IDR 250000 only for weekdays . Continue reading
Alas purwo national park,Banyuwangi tour packages – Alas Puwo National park is located in blambangan peninsula in banyuwangi regency east java Indonesia. The park is famous for its wild banteng ( bos javanicus ) an surfing location at grajagan beach or G-land. The park names means first forest or ancient forest, in accordance with a Javanese legend that says the earth first emerged from ocean here. Mammals to be seen inside the park include banteng (the buffalo of Java), asiatic wild dog, leopard cat, muntjac deer and ebony leaf monkey. The park’s western beaches are noted turtle hatching areas with olive ridley, hawksbill, green and leatherback turtles all occurring.
In Javanese legend alas purwo means firs forest where earth first emerged from ocean. Many peoples comes to alas purwo for meditation especially in month suro (Javanese month calendar). Pura giri salokah a hindu temple in the park also attracts many people especially during hindu new year. Continue reading