Welcome to Probolinggo Regency


Probolinggo is one of area of East Java, which consists of Javanese, Maduranese, Pendalungan (descents of Java and Maduranese) and Tenggerese who still keep a strong hold of their tradition and custom for so many centuries. Probolinggo has bordered by a group of mountains that is Mount Semeru, Mount Bromo, and Mount Argopuro and northerly is the beach line. Probolinggo’s soil has highly fertile, because the land was formed out mechanical soil full of minerals derived from volcanic explosions.
On this mountains surrounding Probolinggo, we can find beautiful scenery with its points of natural interests, history and culture. Those three elements combine into fantastic and fascinating enchantment.
Completed with the other Probolinggo’s tourism object such as; Madakaripura Waterfall, Gili Ketapang Island, Bentar Beach, Jabung Temple, an Rengganis Peak; make this regency become the perfect area as the tourism area.
Probolinggo is easy to reach, as it is located on the provincial main route. The most convenient means of transportation is intercity bus. We can choose economy bus or executive bus.

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The Humble Tengger People

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Enchanting Probolinggo

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