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Mount Egon

Address: Maumere, Flores, Indonesia
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Ranked #1 of 3 Attractions in Maumere
Type: Mountains, Outdoors
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We climbed Mt Egon on 4 September. We are aged 61 and 68 and fit, but only because of walking/trekking and not by working out at a gym or any other activity. The climb was one of our hardest due to the loose gravel and rock which much of the track is composed of. It is steep and slippery both... More

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Larantuka, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Mount Egon Mount Egon is situated in Sikka District of Flores Island, it’s situated about 1 hour from Maumere, the capital of Sikka district. You can rent a car or motorcycle to go to the mountain because there are no public transportation to go to the nearest village. The public transportation only pass to the trans Flores road, not to... More

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Gili Trawangan, Indonesia
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

Great Vistas over Maumere Bay and got the chance to meet the locals on the way which is great!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2011

great scenary. wonderfull hikinh... its my first time to hike on active volcano...

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2011

We were lucky enough to have climbed this volcano in July this year and it was our first of about 3 serious climbs in Flores. The thought of how hard it actually was to climb and descend never crossed our minds as it is one of the volcanoes that is not so high....but..... Let me just say it was very... More

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