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Merapi Volcano

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Address: Yogyakarta 55133, Indonesia
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$130*
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Merapi Volcano and Jomblang Cave Tour from Yogyakarta
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Mt. Merapi Slopes Hiking Day Trip from Yogyakarta

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My visit was arranged by Supy from Discover Yogyakarta Tour. We had depart from hotel in the city at 4.30am and reach the mount base around 5.10am, which we then took a 4-wheel... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My visit was arranged by Supy from Discover Yogyakarta Tour. We had depart from hotel in the city at 4.30am and reach the mount base around 5.10am, which we then took a 4-wheel jeep deeper into the mount. It's an open air jeep so maybe some of you who are sensitive to the air you breath would like to consider... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Merapi volcano is one of the most active volcano in Indonesia. In 2010 it was errupted and it was biggest erruption in last 100 years. Status now is Active stabil.Early morning we go there and go by jeep if we want to see this beautiful volcano.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

the landscape is quite beautiful , the atmosphere is very quiet and nice . Local residents are very friendly

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We did the travel on July; first Idul Fitri day so the traffic in Kaliurang was very friendly. No jam at all. We went to Kaliurang in the morning visited View tower, Japanese old cave and then went to Merapi Volcano. We ordered the old Willys jeep .. you also can choose other type of Jeep such as Taft GT,... More 

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Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice place worth the visit if it's a bright day Otherwise not much to see there It's a good idea to combine it with other visits

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1 Thank mcjmzfranco
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was the least enjoyable trip of all of Yogjakarta attractions. The jeep ride is horrible because they take you on a very bumpy dirt road. This is not enjoyable at all. I thought about getting out of the jeep and walking instead. There is a lot of dirt and dust in the air as trucks full of volcanic ashes... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best time to hike Mount Merapi is in dry season. Because it is not slippery and less storm. Eventhough the temperature much cold but it is worth to enjoy.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Started at 0100am and reached peak at 0430am. Enjoyed the sun rise from peak of the mountain and it's only achieved by guidance of the guide.thanks lot to him .

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The trip to the volcano base is not far from Yogyakarta. However, there is not much to see as the volcano mostly been shrouded with clouds. Once you're at the base, you have to pay extra for jeeps taking you up the mountain.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a sunrise tour, so the driver (and guide) pick us up at the hotel at 4.30 am. First spot was waiting sunrise at Bunker Merapi. Sunrise was covered by cloud and the place actually not high enough for sunrise watching. But we enjoyed our time there. Second spot was Batu Alien (Alien Stone), a rock that seems like... More 

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