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“small path”(3 reviews)
“nice hike”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Kaskasen Village, Tomohon, Indonesia
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This is my first review on this site, but I'm writing it because I would like to share more about the positive experience I had climbing to the summit. After reading the previous positive reviews on this site, I dropped Jotje Lala a message via...More

Thank Fysh T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great half day today with climbing to the crater of Vulcan Lokon. We started at 9am and were back at 1pm (with lots of breaks). With the directions of Yurrian V we could easily do this hike on our own, no guide...More

2  Thank nynkeleeuw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a group of 4 and had a guide with us. We climbed up to be on time to enjoy the sunrise. The climb is all uphill over rocks and at the top gravel. It takes around 1 - 1.5 hours to reach the...More

Thank Zwinky1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I climbed alone after receiving some advice from the hotel reception, better if you start in morning, in afternoon it's raining almost everyday, you need shoes or boots with good grip. I make 3 hours from catholic church to the crater

Thank alexandru m
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We were picked up at 4am from our hotel by our guide Jotje Lala to climb the Gunung Lokon before the heat kicked in. After one hour of walking through the dark, we reached the crater at sunrise, which was really magical. After a short...More

Thank MilanW1
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We hiked up the majestic Lokon with our guide Jotje. He was experienced, friendly and able to converse well in English. We felt safe with him and felt comfortable through the hike. The landscape of the volcano is one of a kind, with a memorable...More

Thank Raaj557
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing hike, well worth doing, here are a few tips about the hike WITHOUT a guide (definitely feasible). Leave early (we started at 6.30), weather is better and not too hot yet. We walked from Mountain View Hostel, it took us just over an hour...More

1  Thank alexpilgrim
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We hiked up the volcano together with tour guide Jotje Lala, who was an excellent guide with lots of experience and cool stories (he's been up there a 1000 times, has seen it explode in real life). Jotje is fun and entertaining all the way...More

Thank Djlah
Reviewed 24 March 2018

I did Mt. Lokon crater hike in mid of February with my husband and two kids age 13 and 10. We were super lucky with the weather as it was heavily raining several consecutive days, however our guide Jotje Lala assured us it will be...More

1  Thank Lenka P
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We went up the vulcano with a local guide, but you could also go by yourself. The walk was not too difficult for the children, some pieces of the track maybe a little slippery. The vulcano was not as impressive as other vulcanoes (e.g. Bromo),...More

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Response from guidejotjelala | Reviewed this property |
yes it savety but steep and bit adventure .nice view from the top . still one and half hour to get to the top. but if the smoke from crater blowing to trekk . cancel it.because poison gas.