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Merapi Volcano

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Address: Yogyakarta 55133, Indonesia
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US$160.00*
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Full-Day Merapi Volcano and Jomblang Cave Tour by Jeep from Yogyakarta
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Merapi Volcano and Jomblang Cave Tour from Yogyakarta
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Sunrise and Temples Tour from Yogyakarta

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4 wheel drive tour of Merapi

Something I did not expect to do. It was something really different plus an opportunity to see the devastation of the last volcanic eruption in 2010. A mixture of 4 wheel driving... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Greater Sydney, Australia
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Greater Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Something I did not expect to do. It was something really different plus an opportunity to see the devastation of the last volcanic eruption in 2010. A mixture of 4 wheel driving & scenic appreciation of Mother Nature. Various companies are available to book these tours. We used Toyota Land Cruiser Merapi which we were very satisfied with. To avoid... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Merapi volcano are such beautiful mount covered with amazing local stories along with those documentary abandoned village museum. In Dec 2016 there's 26 Jeep Community in the area which can take you for Merapi tour, I recommend to use 3 hour Elang Merapi Jeep tour. Mostly those friendly driver will act as your tour guide all the way long. With... More 

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Didn't do the full hike up the mountain. We rode by bike towards the base of Mount Merapi, first to Kaliurang, then to Kaliadem. Got abit lost at first, as the offline map initially led us to another part of Kaliurang, and we got quite alot of curious looks as we rode into the where the villages were located. When... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is nice to see an active volcano [ not a live one]. We went by a jeep trip through many of the travel agencies there. We are allowed by vehicle only up to the base. If you want to go closer, you have take a hiking trip- of 4-6 hours, if you have time and energy! They show you... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We paid 450,000 each for this so called ‘Amazing Merapi Volcano sunrise Trekking’ , Yogyakarta, Indonesia. The Truth truly needs to be broadcast to safeguard lives from Injury and even Death! On the Night we were collected from our Hotels and given only the minimum guidance and information given by all concerned which nearly cost our lives! The Organisation behind... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Get incredible adventure by getting lava tour early in the morning ..riding jeep and see sunrise.. There are many hills around which provide beatiful view... the weather not too cold... bit hot around

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the jeep tour as we try to do as much as possible where time and budget allow. Our initial intention was to do temples and jeep in one day with a driver but on our approach to Merapi we got heavy rain so decided to carry on to the next temples. Following day we decided to get a... More 

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Maasbracht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking around and driving around the Merapi slopes with a 4x4 is great. You have the views and also some small musea dedicated to the last eruptions and destruction of this (active) vulcano.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is the place to visit if you like nature and exciting views. get the Java Lava Tour using the 4WD convertible jeep for off-road travel around the base of Mount Merapi. you will see the destroyed villages and people housing including their assets eg. motorbikes, cattle bones, debris etc. from the 2010 eruption. you can also see the Kaliadem... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Get ready for an adventure since it's going to be a bumpy ride up to Kali Adem.. 😂 Don't forget your mask because the journey going to be dusty all the way.. 😷 Overall, I really enjoyed this tour, the scenery was breathtaking & just like google pictures.. Don't forget to take lots of photos with Merapi Volcano as background..... More 

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