Merapi Merbabu Trekking Tour

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Mount Merapi, called also as Gunung Merapi, is an active stratovolcano located on the border between Central Java and Yogyakarta provinces, Merapi has summit at 2,930 meters above sea level, it erupts every two to five years and is surrounded by very dense settlements. Since 1548, this mountain has erupted 68 times. The city of Magelang located on the northern and the city of Yogyakarta located on the southrn, are the closest large cities, located less than 30 km from the peak. On the slopes there are still settlements up to 1700 m high and only four kilometers from the summit.

Mount Merbabu located on the north of Merapi has summit at 3,145 meters above sea level, a popular place for trek activities. The terrain is not too heavy but the potential hazards that must be considered by climbers are cold air, thick fog but dense and homogeneous forests.

We offer you the activities that related with Mount Merapi

Merapi Full Trekking tour
special trekking tour to climb up to top of Merapi stat from Selo Village, a start point of trekking tour located on the north of Mount Merapi organized from Jogjakarta with itinerary as followed:
22.00 Pickup from any location in Jogjakarta and transfer to Selo Village
24.00 Arrive at ranger homebased and meet our local team to have explaination how to go to the top, prepare your self to start trek. Climb up passing trought the foothpaht and post control to reach until the higher area at Pasar Bubrah peak.
05.00 to 06.00 Arrive on the top at the sunrise moment and see the panoramic view where you can see the others volcanoes summit in around of Mount Merapi if the weather permit.
06.00 Going down to start point passing by same foothpath to Selo Village
09.00 Arrive at home base, take a morning coffee break and drive back to Jogjakarta
12.00 arrive at Jogjakarta transfer to hotel End of service

Merbabu Full Trekking Tour
special trekking tour to climb up to top of Mount Merbabu, also stat from Selo Village a a start point located on the north of Mount Merapi, organized from Jogjakarta this tour may take longer time than Merapi Full trekking tour, with itinerary as followed:
19.00 Pickup from any location in Jogjakarta and transfer to Selo Village.
22.00 Arrive at ranger homebased and meet our local team to have explaination how to go to the top, prepare your self to start trek.
22.30 Climb up passing trought the foothpaht and post control to reach until the higher area.
05.00 to 06.00 Arrive on the top at the sunrise moment and see the panoramic view where you can see the others volcanoes summit in around of Mount Merbabu if the weather permit.
06.00 Going down to start point passing by same foothpath to Selo Village
12.00 Arrive at home base, take a morning coffee break and drive back to Jogjakarta
15.00 arrive at Jogjakarta transfer to hotel End of service

Merapi Lava Jeep Tour
Tour to see panoramic view the summit of Mount Merapi from Kaliadem Vilage located on the South East slope of Mount Merapi, has gotten strong damages caused by last eruption that make the region devastated by the volcanic dust, has killed and burned any of life on the above ground including the local villagers. The visitors can visit this site and giving the view of rest volcanic dust that has destroyed this village.

In half day tour, taking an off road adventure on jeep 4×4 in Kaliadem village is one of the most fun things to do in. Merapi Jeep Lava Tour with itinerary as followed
08.00 Leaving your hotel in Jogjakarta drive to Kaaliadem Village
09.00 Taking a Jeep 4×4, usually it an old jeep 4×4, start the tour with passing on the villages, on the river covered by boom and volcanic sand, stop on erouption mini museum, also the location where safety bunker
12.00 back to start point Trasfer back to Jogjakarta or continue you tour to Borobudur Temple or to Prambanan Temple.

Merapi Lava Tour as above could be combined of course with:
Borobudur Sunrise Tour   that start in previous time before Merapi Lava Tour. Prambanan Temple Tour   that could start after Merapi Lava Tour.

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