on the right is mount Batok and active crater on the mount Bromo

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Mount Bromo , is an active volcano and part of the Tengger massif in East Java, Indonesia. At 2,329 metres (7,641 ft) it is not the highest peak of the massif, but is the most well known. 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 Javanese pronunciation of Brahma, the Hindu creator god. Mount Bromo sits in the middle of a vast plain called the "Sea of Sand" (Javanese: Segara Wedi or Indonesian: Lautan Pasir), a protected nature reserve since 1919. The typical way to visit Mount Bromo is from the nearby mountain village of Cemoro Lawang. From there it is possible to walk to the volcano in about 45 minutes, but it is also possible to take an organised jeep tour, which includes a stop at the viewpoint on Mount Penanjakan (2,770 m or 9,088 ft) (Indonesian: Gunung Penanjakan). The viewpoint on Mount Penanjakan can also be reached on foot in about two hours. From inside the caldera, sulfur is collected by workers. Depending on the degree of volcanic activity, the Indonesian Centre for Vulcanology and Disaster Hazard Mitigation sometimes issues warnings against visiting Mount Bromo

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Comments (11)

Marco Rey on October 15, 2013

Bellissima immagine di una incredibile estensione. L+F. Ciao Tiffany buona serata Marco

Giovanni-Casadio on October 15, 2013

LIKE e complimenti x questa magnifica immagine.

Saluti e buona serata!!!


Andrzej on October 15, 2013

Beautiful place, excellent composition. Like


Nenad Obradovic on October 15, 2013

Very nice photo L+F

H.İbrahim Üzmezoğlu on October 16, 2013

Mükemmel fotoğraf.Harika renkler.

Like + Fav.Selamlar,H.İbrahim

Antoine Jasser on October 16, 2013

Clear, sharp, beautiful & vivid colors...
Beautifully composed & captured...
YSL 4/6

Mojzer László on October 16, 2013

A very good way of seeing, beautiful picture. With friendly greetings: Laci L+F

Pepino on October 16, 2013

big ysl 6/8 for magnificent image on amazing place :), best regards to you, Pepino

idahodon on October 16, 2013

Excellent photo dear Tiffany!! L+F! Best wishes, Don.

dziwnowik on October 17, 2013

♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ GOLDEN STAR ♥ LIKE ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

♥ ♥ ♥ Pozdrowienia z Dziwnowa, Peterek ♥ ♥ ♥

NilouAghdam on October 17, 2013

Nice scenery,

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Photo taken in Jalan Bromo, Tosari, Pasuruan, Jawa Timur 67177, Indonesia

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