Java Active Volcano Adventure
Grade = Moderate
Duration = 13 Days
DAY 01 Jakarta Airport – Carita Beach
Pickup from Jakarta Airport using Private Car direct transfer will be take around 3 hours to Carita Beach, overnight in Hotel.
DAY 02 Carita west Coast – Krakatau islands (B,L,D)
start at 08 00 / 09.00 am Sailing Cross Sunda Strait by fast boat. The journey will take 1 hours, on the way we could see flying fish, group of small tuna, dolphins and other nice view, depend on the weather. Upon arrival, sail around the volcano ( Anak Krakatau ) Continuing Landing and Hiking up to the first level of anak krakatau. Back to the beach for lunch while enjoy swimming and snorkling at camp site ( the mother of Krakatau ) to observe coral reef. At the afternoon set the tent at Big Krakatau / Anak Krakatu / Panjang island close to ranger post(will be check where is good view to See crater). After Dinner at the camp for fire wood and barbecue Fish. Free program at your own leisure. overnight at tent
NOTE: Defend check by weather condition for Sail to Krakatoa Island, and you can see Lava Firework if this Volcano still ongoing eruption
DAY 03 Krakatoa island – Puncak (B,L)
In the Morning after breakfast, using fast boat we sail back to Carita west coast, we will stop at lagoon Cabe for snorkeling and continue sailing back to Carita Beach, after shower and Have lunch we drive to Puncak Highland take 4-5 hours, overnight at Hotel ***
DAY 04 Puncak – Kamojang Geyser – Garut (B)
In The Morning we will drive to Garut, directly to to Kamojang Geyser, Kamojang Geyser is a Volcanic Complex, in here we can see of Geothermal Power Plan operate by Chevron Energy and Also Mud Volcano Activity and Steaming at Kamojang Geyser this is one of Accident Driling in 1926 by Dutch Colonial and until now still have pressure from underground and after exploration continue drive to Cipanas – Garut, Overnight in Hotel
DAY 05 Mt Papandayan – Garut – Tasik Malaya (B)
After Breakfast, we drive to Mt Papandayan then Visit Mount Papandayan will be take around 2 hours, one of most active Volcano in West Java, only walk about 300m we can very close to the craters of Mount Papandayan. After finis trip to Mt Papandayan, continue will long drive take 3-4 hours to Tasik Malaya City, overnight in Hotel
DAY 06 Travel By Train – Wonosobo (B)
In The Morning, transfer to Train Station for Travel by Executive Train from Tasik Malaya to Kuto Arjo – Central Java take arround 6 hours, then tranfer by Car to Wonosobo City take 3 hours, Overnight at Dieng Plateau Highlands
DAY 07 Dieng Volcano Tour – Borobudur Temple – New Sello Village (B,D)
After Brekafast explore Dieng Volcano Complex 2400m, we will visit kawah sikidang, color lakes, Geothermal energy and also going to silery Craters where is the crater in 1964 ever kill many people when the volcano explotion. then after exploration we drive to New Selo village, will be stop at Borobudur Temple. (Free tour for explore Borobudur temple) then continue drive to Selo Village. Overnight in Basic Accommodation close from Mount Merapi.
DAY 08 Mount Merapi Trekking – Kediri (B)
In the dark 01.00 am, we leaving the hotel to drive 2 hours to Sello Village, 3 am in the morning starting trek to hike Mount Merapi, this will be take 4-5 hours hike, and around before sunrise we will arrival in Summit of Mount Merapi 2998m, in 2007-2007 when every days have lava Glowing, in summit now have new lava dome. after explore we going down take Breakfast at Pasar Bubrah, then come back to Selo Village, take the rest then Drive will be take 4-5 hours to Kediri City, overnight in Hotel
Note: Climb to Mt Merapi after last year have Biggest Explosion will be Check the situation at Summit area, if not possible hiking only until the Bubrah Camp, 300 m before Summit.
DAY 09 Mount Kelud – Malang – Tumpang (B,D)
After you take breakfast, we directly visit and explore Mount Kelud by Car. Mount Kelud is one new active volcano in 2007-2008 will try to eruption and now have new child of kelud with some small fumarole in the new child of Volcano. then drive to Malang will be take 3 hours Overnigt in Tumpang Village in Homestay.
|From Mount Semeru
Day 10 Tumpang – Ranupane- Kalimati Camp (B,L,D)
In The Morning after simple breakfast about 06:00 am, we drive to Ranupane Village using Small Truck / 4wd Jeep and then directly starting to trekking take 6-8 hours to Kalimati Camp before sun down. Sometime you will spot the big smoke erupted from Mt Semeru in every 20-30 minutes or so. Hopefully we will arrive in Ranu Kumbolo in afternoon, then having lunch and short break.
Our journey continue to Kalimati (Dead River) with passing vast field of savannah just about the feet of Mt Semeru. Here you will stay in a camp, having resting to prepare summit attack in the midnight. As the climbing will take tool of energy we suggest you to have a good sleep. Overnight at Tent
Day 11 Semeru Summit – Ranu Kumbolo Lakes – Ranu Pane – Cemoro Lawang (B,L)
In the dark you will start climbing on rough ground, steep hike about an hour to Arcapada. You have to be careful due the landslide common happen in these area, so make sure that you have a strong torch to light your path. The route to the summit quite straightforward, in the sandy lose ground will again test your stamina. Prepare to slide down when you try to go up. Having trekking poles will be valuable to help you balances with the movement. Most people reach the summit about 3 hours, but it depends on everybody’s ability to keep going. It’s been advised by National Park to decent the summit before mid day due the gas produces by continuing smokes of Mt Semeru.
Reaching the summit (Mahameru 3676m) you will enjoy the view of the major part of East Java. You will stand in the highest mountain in Java. You have to see the small-scale eruption every 20 minutes full of smokes and stones. So enjoy your achievement today, you’ve deserved it but mind do not too close to the crater as the Mt Semeru is an active volcano.
Then we descend from summit back to Kalimati (camp) to have breakfast and to rest for a long morning trek. After breakfast we will continue to Ranu Kumbolo and will back trekking to Ranu Pane village using different router via Mount Ayek-ayek the foot of Mount Semeru or same route. We’ll Arrived in Ranu Pane and we Drive to cemoro lawang by jeep cross savanna Then check in Hotel in Cemoro lawang village
Note: this year, this Volcano is unstable continue Eruption, normally every 30 minutes to 1 hours will be Eruption, but sometimes Mt Semeru eruption until between 2 hours
Day 12 Mount Pananjakan Sunrise – Mount Bromo – Blawan (B,D)
Early morning we will take you to see the spectacular sunrise from Mt Penanjakan with 4WD jeep. You will enjoy the magnificent view of Mt Semeru and Mt Bromo from the summit of Mt Penanjakan.Then we will drive you through vast of sandy area (lautan pasir = ocean of sands) across to go to summit of Mt Bromo. It is a concrete well mark steps to the edges of great crater. From here you can see the ocean beach and viewing the Hindu’s temple held by Tengger Tribe from Bromo. Then Come back to for Beakfast and check out from the Hotel to drive 5 hours to Blawan Village, After checkin Homestay, visit Swimming Pool by Natural hot spring water and visit Waterfall close from the Homestay overnight at Home stay – Sempol Blawan Village or Similiar at Licin Village
|From 2009, July 15-Aug6 Java Volcanoes
Day 13 Mount Ijen Crater – Bali (B)
Early in the morning, well before sunrise, we drive a short way to the start of the trail that leads up to the active beautiful crater of Kawah Ijen volcano (about 1-2 hr hiking) with its famous blue acid lake (which is the most acid in the world!) and the hot, partly liquid sulphur deposits. The fumaroles are so hot that sulphur comes out as green vapour. After plenty of observation time, we leave the Ijen Plateau then after clean and washing, we drive take 2 hours to Ketapang for Transfer to your Hotel in Bali, from Gilimanuk Harbour using private car for transfer to your hotel in Bali will be take 3 hours.
Bye bye… end Trip.
Price : Contact Us
Price includes of:
• Private Land Transportation with AC
• Fast Boat Rental for Krakatoa Trip
• Meal with BLD Condition (B: Breakfast L: Lunch D: Dinner)
• All Permit Entrance to National Park Service and Volcano
• Porters Team on Mount Semeru Trip
• Tent, Sleeping Bag and Matress on SemeruTrip
• Jeep 4Wd Transfer Mount Semeru Trekking and Bromo Trip
• Bali Transfer to Ubud, Kuta or Sanur.
• All Accommodation with standard Room, Home stay, Basic Accommodation
• English Speaking Adventure Guide
• Local Guide for some volcano trekking tour
Price excludes of:
• Personal Travel Insurance
• Permit to Borobudur Temple USD 11 / person and Prambanan Temple 10 USD/ Person
• Meal in Restaurants without BLD indication by itinerary, we will drop to Local Restaurants
• Additional Food, Soft drink, Refreshment, Beer and Snack
• Personal Expenses
• Tips, Phone, etc
Equipments to carry:
• Daypack or backpack
• Trekking shoes or walking shoes with good Condition
• Warm Jacket
• Trekking poles
• Clothes easy to dry when it wet (top and trouser for walking)
• Personal medicine
• Snack or personal food for nibble
• Camera or documentation stuff (don’t forget to keep it dry and safe).
• Head torch/Torch with good durability
• Sunhat and Sunglasses
• Personal Toiletries
All itineraries are subject to change without prior notice.