Explore the Top of Java
Java Island, with 45 active volcanoes, offers a unique opportunity for volcanoes adventures with mountains spewing white smoke that is visible from short and far distances. Through Java Volcano Adventure you can explore the trek across the iconic, active volcanoes, magnificent tropical mountainous landscape or even scale the most challenging volcano trail in Java.
Despite of all the challenges, those volcanoes have successfully attracted millions of climbers to summit them, from Mount Papandayan in West Java, Mount Merapi in Central Java, Mount Semeru and Mount Raung in East Java.
The Java Volcano Adventure trip is designed to meet the need of adventure seekers to explore the southernmost part of the Pacific Rim ring of fire, using the best of their visit in Indonesia with more volcanoes to discover with manageable time and budget.
The trip bundles volcanoes in specific region in Java island which are grouped based on proximity for ease of logistics and transfer. These include
- West Java Volcano Adventure (Mt Gede, Mt Papandayan, Mt Guntur & Mt Ciremai)
- Central Java Volcano Adventure (1) (Mt Slamet, Mt Sindoro & Mt Sumbing)
- Central Java Volcano Adventure (2) (Mt Merapi, Mt Merbabu & Mt Lawu)
- East Java Volcano Adventure (Mt Semeru, Mt Bromo, Mt Raung & Mt Ijen)
Each of the trails covers mountains which are significant given its popularity in term of its natural scene, height and level of difficulty. In average, the package duration is 8 -13 days including rest day.
The Java Volcano Adventure offers the most challenging volcano trails in Indonesia with combination of easy to difficult terrains, from the incredible crater scenery of sulfur smoke, to forested trail and volcanic rock in West Java. Then savanna trail and lunar landscape with glorious surroundings in Central Java, afterward experience a changing terrain from amazing sand sea to steep rocky ridge in East Java.
Photo credit : Ratna Juwita