Java Volcano Adventure Trekking Trip

Trip Highlights

  • Mount Krakatoa
  • Mount Merapi
  • Mount Kelud
  • Mount Tangkuban Perahu
  • Dieng Plateau
  • Ijen Crater
  • Mount Bromo
  • Mount Semeru
  • Mount Papandayan
  • Mount Welirang
  • Mount Raung

Descriptions

The Java Adventure Trekking Trip designed for who want explorer Java Active volcanoes and has Climb experienced on several mountain.
We will take you to the most active volcano, beginning from west Java end up at East Java. You will discover the most biggest explosive volcano in the world of Krakatoa through the awesome sunrise at Mount Bromo then get chill out and pampered your self at Bali.

This Adventure Tour are customization to suit your wish, just let us know your wish and want we are glad to accommodate your own arrangement.

The trip package are fully organized combination of adventure, leisure, ecotourism, and safety. We organized the trip for individual and at small group maximum of 10 persons to maximize service and safety for all participants, also we provide you comfortable trekking gears for your convenience trekking trip.

The Trekking Preparation
We highly recommended you to have an travel insurance and exercise before the trip start, at least you do walk 5 kilometers in a day at home, or joint with the fitness center at your home.

Guide & Porters
We hire only professional mountain guide and porters from the nearest villages in the area of National Park who has pass the guiding and handling test and hold a valid guide license. Adventure Lombok Tour is keen to develop the Eco Tourism Concept, giving as much as benefit to the local community to improve their standard of living.

About the Trek
You will encounter steep ascents and descents on a fairly good system of tracks whilst on the trek.. A good level of fitness is required. Please contact us if you would like some suggestions in relation to pre trip training or if you are concerned about your fitness level.

All meals will be prepared by your guide and porters on open fires and fuel stoves. Your porters will exhibit super human strength in getting all your camping gear up the mountain and is a constant source of amazement to trekkers! Expect traditional Indonesian style rice based meals. The meals are excellent relative to what you might expect on a typical western style commercial trek. The staff take great pride in their cooking skills and presentation of your meal. Any offers to help are welcome but not expected.

All your camping gear is supplied but if you want to take your own light weight sleeping bag or sleeping mat that’s fine. This can be arranged at your pre trip briefing. Most trekkers will carry a small pack or day pack with personal items such as clothes, toiletries and photography gear. Keep the gear to a minimum and don’t take anything up the mountain that you don’t have to!

The Volcano will discover such:

Mount Krakatoa one of Biggest eruption popular with Dome days in 1997 eruption and now in 2007 active again with firework in the night.

Mount Papandayan location in west java, 40 km from Bandung City, in 1996 most active volcano and never stop smoke going up.

Dieng Volcano Complex in attitude with 2300 m, Dieng volcano is one of dangerously volcano in Java, in of of a lot of Craters, Sileri Craters ever kill hundred people in the Villages in 1964, location in Central Java

Mount Merapi Famous volcano in Java, every years have eruption and never sleepy, Mount merapi with elevation 2910m, now still growing and make new Lava Dome.

Mount Kelud after morethan 30 years in active, in 2007 active again, before the lake in crater change to new of child Kelud, very active in 2007, now still active with smoke and smile sulfur

Mount Welirang second Bank of Sulfur stone production in Java, Mount Welirang have Fumaroles, where is Sulfur Mines take the sulfur stone and carrying. Location in Malang east Java, with elevation 3100m, one of active volcano

Mount Semeru Most Dangerously volcano in east Java, Mount semeru with 3676m is high peak of Java, and one of Very active volcano with every 20 minuts—1 hours eruption with smoke, sands, and ash Material going up.

Bromo have known by all of visitor of the worlds. They come to Bromo to watch the sunrise. The visitor also can look down to the crater that full of its smoke, and feel the cold of the air, is probably could only be done in Bromo. Our eyes will also completed by the sea of sand that the way to reach Bromo’s peak. The main gate to the sea of sand and mount Bromo is through Cemoro lawang,

One of active beautiful crater of Kawah Ijen volcano (about 1 hr climbing) 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, sulfur mines can carrying 75kg with 2 basket

Closer from Kawah ijen, Mount Raung is a part or Volcano mountain Ijen Plateu, in 2008 trying to active again with smoke going up from the craters, and not popular to climbing. In this volcano we will across virgin forest in East Java

Trip Itinerary

DAY 01: JAKARTA – CARITA BEACH (D)
pick up from Jakarta Airport then, direct transfer to Carita Beach, overnight in Hotel

DAY 02 : CARITA – KRAKATOA – SERTUNG ISLAND (B,L,D)
In the Morning after breakfast, using fast boat we sail to Krakatoa Islands, then we Hiking to Mount Anak Krakatau, after finish exploration, have lunch times at the Camp, then sail to Sertung Island or Rakata Islands for relaks, Fish barbeque and Overnight in tent

DAY 03 : KRAKATOA – JAKARTA – BANDUNG (B,L)
After breakfast, Sail back to Carita Beach and Direct Transfer to Bandung using Highway, Overnight in Bandung City or North Bandung. Overnight at Hotel

DAY 04 : EXPLORE MT TANGKUBAN PERAHU – KAWAH PUTIH – GARUT (B)
After Breakfast, we drive to Mt Tangkuban Perahu at North Bandung, then continue to visit Geology Museum at Bandung city and Visit also Kawah Putih at South Bandung, then transfer to Garut. Overnight at Hotel.

DAY 05: MOUNT PAPANDAYAN – BATU RADEN (B)
In The Morning, explore Mount Papandayan, one of most active Volcano in West Java, after exploration continue visit Kamojang Geyser also in here you can see Geothermal Energy, then drive for 5 hours to Baturaden High land in foot of Mt Slamet, Overnight in Hotel
Note: if you like possible to Climt MT Slamet 3300m plus 2 days, last year this Volcano was eruption, now have still smoke at the top.

DAY 06 : BATURADEN – DIENG VOLCANO COMPLEX – YOGYA (B)
Full day explore Dieng Volcano Complex 2700m, we will visit kawah sikidang, color lakes, Geothermal energy and also going to Dieng theather to see the Movie history of Dieng Plateu, then after this we drive to Yogya, overnight in hotel close from Mt Merapi
Note: you can extra tour for Visit Borobudur Temple if you interesting by your own cost for permit, also for Prambanan Temple

DAY 07 : YOGYA – MERAPI TREKKING– TAWANG MANGU (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 hours hike, and around 7 am we 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, then drive to Tawang Mangu, also in this route we possible to Visit Prambanan Temple by your own Cost. Overnight at Hotel at Highland in foot of Mt Lawu.

DAY 08 : TAWANG MANGU – SARANGAN – KEDIRI (B)
by Car then drive to Kediri city will be take 5-6 hours and we will overnight in Bukit Daun Cottage and Resort

DAY 09 : KEDIRI – MOUNT KELUD – MALANG (B)
After you take breakfast we will drive about 3-4 hours to Kediri City, we directly visit and explore Mount Kelud by Car. Mount Kelud is one active again, and have new child of kelud. then drive to Malang Overnigt Hotel at Batu, highland mountain.

DAY 10 : MALANG – MOUNT WELIRANG TREKKING (B,L,D)
After breakfast, we drive about 1-2 hours to Tretes Village for starting Trek to Mount Welirang 3100m.
Will be take 5-6 hrs hike through a lush temperate mountain forest to the second camp at about 2700 m elevation. Our camp will be set up near the village of the sulphur workers, who live here during their 5-days shifts. The village consists mostly of simple huts and is a perfect setting for interesting photography. For the workers, we will be a welcomes distraction and they are usually happy to show us around. During the trek, we only need to carry small daypacks. Overnight in tents

DAY 11 : MOUNT WELIRANG – CANGAR – BATU, MALANG (B,L,D)
In the Morning we start hiking to Summit area of Welirang volcano and its extensive fumarole’s fields Today, we have time to explore the summit craters of Welirang and its large fumaroles fields,- the sites where the sulphur is being quarried using primitive tools. Together with the miners, we walk up the mountain to its top dotted with craters and fumaroles (2-3 hours walk). The rest of day free to explore the fumaroles or the rest of the mountain, then we going down using different route via Cangar Village crossing tropical rainforest and then Drive to Batu Malang, overnight at same Hotel.

DAY 12 : Free program at your own leisure time..

DAY 13 : MALANG – RANU PANE – RANUKUMBOLO – KALIMATI CAMP
In The Morning after simple breakfast about 06:00 am, we drive to Ranupane Village 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.

DAY 14: SEMERU SUMMIT – RANUKUMBOLO – RANUPANE VILLAGE – 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 loose 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) 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. We’ll Arrived in Ranu Pane and we Drive to Cemoro Lawang by Jeep crossing sand of sea, overnight at Hotel in Cemoro Lawang Village

DAY 15: MOUNT PANANJAKAN – BROMO VOLCANO – MT SAWUR (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 Hotel for breakfast, and after you shower then continues by jeep to Tumpang, then from here change for Normal Car we drive to Mt Sawur will be take 3 hours. Mount Sawur, Mount Sawur is to a place to see volcanoes and where is we can see lava flow call Lahar and also in the night sometimes we can see the Erouption from this Mount, Mount Sawur is also for Mount Semeru Monitoring center using seismograph for monitoring the Mount Semeru Eruption Activity also some volcano around this area, We will make a camp here and enjoy the mountain scenery overnight in tent

DAY 16: MOUNT SAWUR – BLAWAN VILLAGE (B,D)
for Drive by car will be take 5-6 hours to Blawan Village, where the village closer from Kawah Ijen, when we arrival in Blawan we will visit Waterfall and Hot Spring Water, overnight in Homestay. Blawan is highland in Ijen Plateu complex in here very popular with coffee plantation call Java Coffee

DAY 17: KAWAH IJEN HIKING – SUMBER WARINGIN VILLAGE (B,L,D)
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 sulfur deposits. The fumaroles are so hot that sulphur comes out as green vapors. After plenty of observation time, we leave the Ijen Plateau then after clean and washing; we drive to sumber Waringin Village take 3 hours, overnight in Homestay

DAY 18: MOUNT RAUNG TREKKING (B,L,D)
in the morning after breakfast we start the Trek hike up until elevation 2900m until Demit Hut Camp, this route will be across virgin forest in java, Overnight in tent. MT Raung is active Volcano with bigger Crater with elevation 3332 m

DAY 19: EXPLORE SUMMIT OF MT RAUNG – SUMBER WARINGIN VILLAGE – KALI BARU (B,L,D)
early morning trekking to summit region of Raung and explore the Summit and see the Big Crater with still smoke going up and going back to village. Overnight in the Hotel at Kali Baru.

DAY 20: KALI BARU – KETAPANG – BALI (B)
After breakfast, we drive about 3 hours to ketapang for Transfer to Bali or if you like….. optional Agro tour for sightseeing Cacao Plantation. upon arrival in Bali trip Conclude.

What to Carry During The Trekking
  • Backpack /day backpack
  • Rain clothes
  • Long pants, shorts
  • T-shirts, shirts
  • Underwear, socks
  • Comfortable trekking boots, good socks for the trekking.
  • Sunscreen, hat to protect from the sun
  • Personal medicine
  • Swimsuit
  • Passport
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Camera
What’s Included
  • Medical Kit
  • Comfortable Well located Camping area
  • English Speaking Guide and porter
  • Entrance fee at the National Park
  • all breakfast, 15 lunches, 13 Dinner, snack, fruits and unlimited drinking water.
  • Private air conditioned vehicle
  • Tents, Sleeping mats, sleeping bags, cooking equipment while camping.
  • All Ground Handling

What’s not Included

  • Items of a personal nature such as laundry, postage, alcoholic beverages, etc
  • Meals before and after trek
  • Domestic and international flights
  • Additional transport required due to any emergency situation
  • Visa fee
  • Departure Taxes
  • Tips and Gratitude