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Lokon Volcano

Kaskasen Village, Tomohon, Indonesia
+06-0-81340310671
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Travelers talk about
“nice hike” (2 reviews)
“river bed” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Kaskasen Village, Tomohon, Indonesia
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+06-0-81340310671
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Reviewed yesterday 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
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Reviewed 5 days ago 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
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

Thank alexpilgrim
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Reviewed May 7, 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
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Reviewed March 24, 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
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Reviewed January 14, 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

Thank brendabosch
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Reviewed January 13, 2018

We took a walk without a guide from the hotels area, namely the Mountain View Resort, to the Lokon Vulcano. It took apporoximately 30-45 min to get there and then another 1.5 hours to the top. We followed a description here on trip advisor on...More

Thank Martin M
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Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

Good palace in Locon Volcano North Sulawesi. Fresh and could in here. Lokon volcano active volcano in north Sulawesi. Good photo in Lokon Volcano. I like this palace. If you holiday in Manado, you must see Lokon Volcano

Thank dave m
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Reviewed November 28, 2017

Go to here at sunrise, enjoy the weather, the mountain cold and the sunshine warmth, although the access to the top is a bit difficult and may only suitable for young energetic people.

Thank JeffryHaryanto9
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Reviewed October 27, 2017

Climb top of the top of lokon volcano is very beautiful after the lokon tompaluan crater . last erupted 29 agust 2015. 1 and half hour more from the crater to get the top. if it is not claudy the view from the top is...More

Thank guidejotjelala
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guidejotjelala
April 24, 2018|
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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.
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