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Merapi Mountain Viewing Post

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Prepare to be shaken - literally!

To get to the Merapi Mountain Viewing post you must be prepared to get on a 4x4 jeep and take one... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
knoesenm
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Bumpy Ride!

What a bumpy ride! The driver took us on a jeep to see the aftermath of the volcano eruption. If... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
Hoyajan
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Singapore, Singapore
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Ketep Pass Volcano Center | Desa Ketep Kecamatan Sawangan, Magelang, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 September 2014

One of the place should go and give a visit. Early morning view and heaven look from far. Dislike not easy for senior family member.

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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Must go when you're visiting jogja. But be prepared to wake up as early as 3am to prepare for the sunrise. Hire a jeep to bring you up to at real affordable price. Spent around 3 to 4 hours visiting this place.

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Reviewed 5 December 2017

To get to the Merapi Mountain Viewing post you must be prepared to get on a 4x4 jeep and take one shakey, bumpy drive! The jeeps literally drive over volcanic rocks and very rough terrain. You do eventually get to the viewing point in one...More

Thank knoesenm
Reviewed 23 July 2016

What a bumpy ride! The driver took us on a jeep to see the aftermath of the volcano eruption. If the weather was sunny and clear, you could actually get very good views of Mt Merapi, unfortunately it wasn't for us.

Thank Hoyajan
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

After upset of borobudur experience we went straight to the experience merapi volcano with jeep....it was really amazing...as always...I went first Time in 2012 with my family and it was really amazing and this time I took my tourist friend as well after bad price...More

1  Thank 30dedyi
Reviewed 25 December 2015

Merapi is a tremendous volcano, which is still active. The smoke is easily seen from distance and the local museum offers many scientific details. You can visit a very impressive museum, located at small village, which was partly destroyed from the lava.

Thank Λουκάς Ζ
Reviewed 14 October 2015

If the weather is good and there are no clouds, you can see the vulcano very well. We were lucky as we could see it very good. If you hang around and the weather is good, you should really see this! Furthermore, it's impressive to...More

Thank Traverl8275
Reviewed 29 August 2015

It appears to be a local attraction. Did not see any foreigners. The theatre is very traditional. The content of the VDO shown there was not up to the standard of a museum. However the admission fee was only $2. The VDO about the volcano...More

Thank Tzazen
Reviewed 23 July 2015

A very old Jeep brought us up to the best places to see Merapi. Interesting was the "Museum" with all the pictures and damaged household goods from the last eruption of Merapi.

Thank jurgen53
Reviewed 22 June 2015

Good to see such heritage site, nice location, ancient histrory, highly recomenneded for all history lovers. You can also visit the Borubudur temple near by.

Thank Viven09
Reviewed 17 June 2015

I liked its beauty. I don't like the weather because its warm and usually you can only have a better view when the sun is up.

Thank mafel973
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