30 Best Places to Visit in Probolinggo
Probolinggo is one of the cities in East Java Province, which has various interesting natural and modern tourist attractions. From lakes, waterfalls, rice fields, culinary to mountains, you can find everything here! The city of Probolinggo is also close to Jember, Pasuruan and Malang.
1. Bentar Beach
The first tourist spot in Probolinggo that you must visit is Bentar Beach. You will have no trouble with this beach because it is on the edge of the Surabaya - Banyuwangi highway. The best time to visit these hits is in the afternoon or early morning to see the sunset or sunrise. There are also mangrove forests and Mount Argopuro that you can see. Bentar Beach is suitable for family tours or children's tours.
2. Mount Bromo
The next tourist spot in Probolinggo that you must visit is Mount Bromo. The Instagrammable spot that you can see here is Penanjakan Hill to witness the moment the sun rises.
3. Bee Jay Mangrove Resort
Not far from the center of Probolinggo City, Bee Jay Mangrove Resort is a mangrove forest area. You can explore this mangrove forest on a wooden plank bridge to get around and fold into the surrounding resort ranges. There is also a cafe on the beachside that you can find while watching the beauty of the Madura Strait. This hot tourist spot is also instagrammable at night because colorful lights beautify the Bee Jay Mangrove Resort.
4. Gili Ketapang
This tourist spot in Probolinggo is off the coast of the Madura Strait. Hits tourist attraction is called a miniature of Madura Island. To reach Gili Ketapang, you need to rent a fishing boat and sail for 40 minutes. A well-known activity to do on Gili Ketapang is snorkeling because of its clear water.
5. Madakaripura Waterfall
The highest waterfall on the island of Java is in the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park area. It has a height of 200 meters. Towering cliffs surround Madakaripura Waterfall. You can feel the freshness of the waterfall, which is still natural.
6. Pekalen River
Want to pump up your adrenaline in Probolinggo? You have to come to the Pekalen River. Here, the Pekalen river will challenge you to conquer the 29 kilometers of swift river currents using a rubber boat or rafting. While rafting, you are also presented with the natural beauty around the river, such as caves and waterfalls.
7. Candi Jabung
In addition to nature tourism, you also explore historical tourism in Probolinggo by visiting Candi Jabung. Located in Jabung Village, the temple is proof of the history of the Hindu-Buddhist kingdom in the country. Candi Jabung is composed of red bricks and is still in good condition. This famous tourist attraction is perfect for family tours or children's tours.
8. Lake Ranu Segaran
This tourist spot in Probolinggo was a former volcanic crater filled with rainwater to form a lake. The panoramic beauty of green and mountains is a treat for a refreshing sight while in this lake. Lake water is also so transparent with a beautiful surrounding atmosphere. This place is suitable to be a family tourist destination or child tourism.
9. Tiris Village Hot Water
The next tourist spot in Probolinggo that you must visit is the Tiris Village Hot Spring. Here you can soak in hot water that comes from the earth and contains sulfur.
10. Environmental Studies Tourism Park
It is perfect for those of you looking for family attractions or children's tours to come to the Environmental Study Park. Inside there are 20 types of trees and several animals, then a playground, camping area, mini theater, and other facilities.
11. Lekok Beach
Not far from Probolinggo, you can also travel to Pasuruan City. The first tourist spot in Pasuruan that you must visit is Lekok Beach. The attraction of this hits tourist attraction is stunning brownish white sand. Here, you can enjoy the roar of the waves or hunt for a variety of fresh fish at a low ticket price of around IDR 7,500.
12. Singer Beach
This beach, which is famous for its white sand, is a must-visit tourist spot in Pasuruan. Here, you can also enjoy mangrove or mangrove tourism which has an area of 144 hectares. With a cheap entrance ticket, you can explore Penunggul Beach as much as you want.
13. Gumandar Waterfall
The next tourist spot in Pasuruan that you must visit is Gumandar Waterfall. What is rarely known, this waterfall has no river flow. Water that falls from above is absorbed back into the ground and will come out around residential areas.
14. Blandongan Beach
For those of you who are looking for a romantic atmosphere, you can come to Blandongan Beach. This tourist spot in Pasuruan is a suitable destination to enjoy a romantic atmosphere at sunset. Don't forget to hunt for Instagrammable photo spots!
15. Sumber Nyonya Waterfall
The next tourist spot in Pasuruan that you must visit is the Sumber Nyonya Waterfall. About 15 meters high, this waterfall has three levels. The first level is about 15 meters high, the second 7 meters, and the third 15 meters. This hits tourist destination is also very suitable for Instagrammable photos.
16. Purwodadi Botanical Garden
Purwodadi Botanical Garden is a plant conservation center under the Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI). The atmosphere is terrific, making this place suitable as a release of fatigue. Because of its beauty, this place is often used as a pre-wedding photo spot because it is instagrammable. In addition, you can also visit the Coban Baung waterfall tourist spot, which is no less charming. Purwodadi Botanical Garden is perfect for children and family tours.
17. Grandpa Bodo Waterfall
This waterfall is located on the slopes of Mount Arjuno to offer a green view of the mountains. This tourist spot in Pasuruan has a height of up to 40 meters, and the water comes from the Kaligesik River.
18. Putuk Truno Waterfall
This waterfall, which is famous for the legend of love stories in the era of the Majapahit Kingdom, is suitable for nature lovers. Even though it has a beautiful natural charm, this waterfall has an interesting historical story related to lovers who are not blessed by Prince Joko Taruno and Putri Sri Gading Lestari.
19. Alap-Alap Waterfall
Not far from Kakek Bodo Waterfall, you can go to Alap-Alap Waterfall. This hits tourist attraction has a height of about 40 meters and has three levels. To get here, you need trekking with quite a challenging terrain.
20. Lake Ranu Grati
This hits tourist spot is the only lake in the lowlands of East Java. Ranu Grati is a natural lake formed by the volcanic activity of a volcano. Its shape, which resembles a funnel with a deep lake bottom and contains mineral sediments, is proof of Ranu Grati as a volcanic lake.
you can do many tourist activities at this Pasuruan tourist spot. Starting from pedaling water rickshaws, water bikes, and getting around by boat while watching the panoramic view of natural beauty, to fishing or just sitting back on the edge of the lake. Ranu Grati Lake was
suitable for family tours or children's tours.
21. Puncak Rembangan
Apart from Pasuruan, Probolinggo City is also close to Jember. The first tourist spot in Jember that you must visit is Puncak Rembangan. This hits tourist destination offers cool air and views of green plantations. What is rarely known there is also a waterfall near Puncak Rembangan that you can visit.
22. Manggisan Waterfall
The next tourist spot in Jember that you must visit is Manggisan Waterfall. The beauty of this hit tourist attraction is not known to many travelers. During the trip here, your eyes will be spoiled by an instagrammable natural panorama.
23. Bay of Love
Looking for a romantic spot in Jember? You can go to Love Bay which offers a beautiful view. Uniquely, this bay is shaped like a heart. The best time to visit Love Bay is to enjoy its famous natural beauty when the weather is clear.
24. Papuma Beach
Papuma Beach is a tourist spot in Jember that must be visited. The name papuma stands for Pasir Putih Malikan. As the name implies, this beach has charming white sand, enhanced with clear seawater and a stretch of blue sky that seems limitless.
25. Payangan Beach
One of the most instagrammable beaches in Jember that you must visit is Payangan Beach. The location of this beach is indeed very close to the bay of love. There's nothing wrong with dropping by here, enjoying a paradise on earth in the form of a beach surrounded by beautiful green hills.
26. Nusa Barong Island
This almost uninhabited island offers crystal clear seawater with a combination of dark blue and light green. To go to Nusa Barong Island, you are indeed required to cross the sea by boat. Arriving on the island, you will not stop being amazed by those here.
27. Cheng Hoo Mosque
If you are looking for tourist attractions in Jember besides the beach, you can stop by and enjoy the splendor of the historic Cheng Hoo Mosque. This mosque has a unique architectural design and a bright red color that is different from other mosques.
28. Tumpak Sewu Waterfall
This waterfall is arguably one of the most famous in all of Indonesia. With a height of about 50 to 70 when measured from above the valley, its splendor is second to none. Lush trees surround this area, making the view even more spectacular. Because it is located between two districts, namely Malang and Lumajang, you can depart from Malang and Lumajang to reach this place.
29. Wonosari Tea Plantation
Apart from Pasuruan and Jember, Probolinggo City is also close to Malang City. Located around Malang City, this place is often used as a picnic area for a short weekend getaway. Like a beautiful tea garden, this place offers cool air accompanied by lush views. Apart from that, there are also camping areas, outbound areas, hot tubs, and more.
30. Pura Luhur Giri Arjuno
This temple is a temple and also a place of worship for Hindus. The architecture is majestic and beautiful. The location is also strategic because apple plantations and cool air surround it. Even though you are not going to worship, you can still visit as long as you wear clothes that are polite and closed, yes.