Songa Rafting Pekalen River
April 13, 2015
Songa Rafting Pekalen is the best rafting tour in Java Island Indonesia located at Ranu Gedang Village, Probolinggo city. the village named “Gedang” because in this area grown huge Banana fruits (Gedang). Songa Rafting may followed by minimum 4 people and 6 people maximum. Songa Rafting is one of the popular white water rafting near Mount Bromo with several challenge boom. Songa Rafting river sourced from Mount Argopuro springs and Mount Lamongan with an average width about 6 – 7 meters and water depth of 5-20 meters approximately 1-3 meters.
The trip for Songa Rafting Pekalen River is 12 kilometers traveled for 3.5 hours from start until finish. It consist of 50 rapids, some rapids called Welcome, Stone Beard, the Pandavas, Eagles, Xtravaganza, KPLA, Triple Ace, The Fly Matador, Sharks, Cucak Rowo, Long Rapid, Good Bye. There are also rapids Inul, so called because to pass through the rapids, each participant must be “rocked like Inul”. Level of difficulty of Songa rafting pekalen here is grade II to III +.
The Beauty of Songa Rafting, East Java Indonesia
During the Songa Rafting trip, the visitors will be treated with 7 beautiful waterfalls including named Niagara winds, Bat Cave and natural rock structure. It is amazing waterfall seem like Madakaripura Waterfall there. Still so natural and the water is so clear and fresh. especially by his guide, participants deliberately laid just below the waterfall splash swift. Guaranteed to all participants will immediately be able to feel fresh and swift splash waterfalls. Goa Kelelawar (bat cave) was still so complete with hundreds of bats are occasionally squealing and fluttering to and fro. Rancidity of bats and dung it feels when passing through there. There is also a place to jump from a height of about 5 feet. The right place to release tension.
Songa Rafting Pekalen River is the most visited water rafting in East Java that still located near Mt Bromo and other popular places.If You have more time in East Java, You can combine the Rafting tour with other nature place below.
- Mount Bromo Midnight Tour
- Mount Bromo, Water Rafting tour 2 days
- Mount Bromo and Semeru Trekking Tour 4 Days
- Mount Bromo midnight, Water Rafting tour 1 night 1 day
- Mt Bromo Madakaripura Waterfall Tour Package 2 Days
- Mount Bromo Sunrise Tour, Kumbolo Lake Camping 3 Days
- Mount Bromo, Songa Rafting, Ijen Crater Trekking Tour 4 Days
- Ijen Crater, Blue Flame and Mt Bromo Tour Package 4 Days
The route to reach Songa Rafting Pekalen River
The nearest route to enjoy Songa Rafting tour is from Surabaya, Malang and Banyuwangi Ketapang Harbor. The trip from Surabaya is 4 hours driving, from Malang 4,5 hours and 6 hours from Banyuwangi regency using the car or motorbike. If You take the public Taxi, You can continue to Probolinggo highway until you look at a great signs located on the roadside. From the highway, the distance is about 15 miles to get to basecamp. Unfortunately, the condition of the road to get there is not so good, so inevitably compel the visitor must first rafting access roads run through holes. The trip from the highway to the base camp takes about 1 hour.