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Merbabu Mountain

Hiking from Selo
Rating: 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 7.5 miles
Duration: Half day

Overview :  Mount Merbabu is a volcano located in Central Java, near the city of Jogjakarta. Because of its close location, Merbabu is a perfect... more »

Tips:  Good hiking boots, water proof jackets, and hire local guide.

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Points of Interest

1. Parman's House

Basecamp, starting point. Parman, the house owner, is the guide and contact person to climb Merbabu Mtn. He can arrange porters and even organized pick-up from/to Jogja.
Pak Parman's cellphone no. : 085-6420-33214
Address : Dukuh Genting, Desa Tarubatang, Selo-Boyolali, Jawa Tengah.

2. Batu Tulis

Graffiti on rocks.

3. Sabana 2

Camp site

4. Merbabu Summit

3142 M