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Beautiful trek

The trek to Merbabu wasn't our first choice but Merapi was closed due to a volcanic activity so we... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2018
Hanicka V
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Prague, Czech Republic
Fantastic climb

For more experienced hikers, and would definitely recommend comfortable ankle boots as it's a fair... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2018
foody1456
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

The trek to Merbabu wasn't our first choice but Merapi was closed due to a volcanic activity so we decided to climb Merapi instead. But we were very really happy at the end as we got a lovely view of Merapi which is a very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Hanicka V
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

For more experienced hikers, and would definitely recommend comfortable ankle boots as it's a fair way up. Takes around 5 hours, walking on volcanic ash for most of the hike. Views from the summit are astounding, make sure you bring a warm hat and coat...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank foody1456
Reviewed December 19, 2017

Due to last minute change of plan, I ended up hiking Mount Merbabu instead of Merapi. However, the experience was incredible. Amazing views all around. Although the hike is not at all easy, especially if its raining, the entire hike is an amazing experience. I...More

Date of experience: December 2017
4  Thank cacsus
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Climbing Mount Merbabu isn't an easy trek but is extremely rewarding when you see the view from the Top of the mountain. It takes roughly 7-8 hours to reach the summit from basecamp. But me and my friend decided to camp. So we camp on...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank RirinCen
Reviewed January 6, 2017

It has several route to go up. Just take your time, the best scene is not at the top, it's at the ridge some peak before the top (if you go from salatiga/ kopeng) and at the savanna at the southern side. A good way...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Hika A
Reviewed June 6, 2016

Beautiful view at the top, 360 view of the settlements around. you'll get a nice view of Merapi (which is right beside)

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank IrsyadLokman
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Response from SuraMendhol |
I try to help for answer, although is to late... Wekas route are shorter but harder , Selo route are longger but easier, and the view is nicer, Because the route faced Mt Merapi.
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