Sitting firmly on the Pacific Ring of Fire, Indonesia has most active volcanoes in the world with its stunning scenery. Dotted with mountains and volcanoes covered by tropical rain forest, Indonesia is one of the world most exotic places for the tropical mountain trekking and volcano tour. The "Ring of fire" runs through Sumatra, Java, the Lesser Sunda Islands and Moluccas, made these islands marked by jagged volcanoes and most fertile land on the planet.
Here are the exotic volcanoes in Indonesia:
The highest volcano in Indonesia and in South East Asia: Mt. Kerinci at 3,805 m above sea level with it's abundant wildlife and the pristine tropical rain forest of Kerinci Seblat National Park in western part of Sumatra, or the easy climbing Mt. Gede (2,958 m) & Mt.Pangrango (3.100 m) in West Java part of the Gede-Pangrango National Park - with it's panoramic view of craters and the beautiful landscape of West Java, or the most challenging volcano to climb Mt. Semeru (3,676 m) and Mt. Bromo (2,200 m) well-known for the extraordinary sea of sand and the spectacular sunset. In the eastern Indonesia, towering over every corner of Lombok Island, Mt. Rinjani (3,726 m) offers its great beauty, eerie location, the enormous crater filled with bright emerald green water.
Mount Kerinci Trekking 4D
Mount Kerinci is the highest volcano in Indonesia and the highest Indonesian peak outside Papua ( Carstensz ), it is surrounded by the lush forest of Kerinci Seblat National Park. Despite the location in Jambi province, an easier access to Mount Kerinci is from Padang, the capital city of West Sumatra province. The closest airport is Padang from where it is a 7 - 8 hours road journey to the nearest accommodation to the Kerinci trail, at Kersik Tua (1,519m). Rainy season in between October to April, while May to September is mainly dry with some occasional rains, the temperature up in the mountain occasionally may drop to 5°C at nights. Direct flights to Padang available daily from Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Batam, and Medan. After trekking Kerinci, you also can add 1 more day to visit Lake Gunung Tujuh – South East Asia’s highest crater lake, still surrounded by the pristine forest, a lost world hidden in the clouds.. detail package
Mount Rinjani Trekking 5D
Mount Rinjani is an active volcano in Indonesia on the island of Lombok. On the top of the volcano is a 6-by-8.5-kilometre caldera, which is filled partially by the crater lake known as Segara Anak due to blue color of water lake as Laut. This lake is approximately 2,000 metres above sea level and estimated to be about 200 metres deep; the caldera also contains hot springs. Sasak tribe and Hindu people assume the lake and the mount are sacred and some religious activities are occasionally done in the two areas detail package
Mount Bromo Ijen
The magnificent turquoise sulfur lake of Kawah Ijen lies at 2148 m above sea level and is surrounded by the volcanos sheer crater walls. The vent is a source of sulfur and collectors work here, making the trek up to the crater and down to the lake every day. Sulfur collectors hike up in the morning and return around 1 pm when the clouds roll in. They carry shoulder basket of pure sulfur from a quarry on the lakes edge under the shadow of the sheer walls of the crater. The mineral at Kawah Ijen is purer and is worth commercial exploitation despite the horrendous labor involved: Javas homegrown sulfur is a natural source of sulfuric acid, in great demand in the oil-refining business and in the production of fertilizers. detail package
Mount Arjuna Weilirang
4D/3N Trekking Mount Arjuna Welirang, East Java detail package
Mount Semeru Trekking 4D
MOUNT SEMERU TREK. Mt. Semeru, the highest volcano in Java, 3.676 meters above sea level,and one of its most active, lies at the southern end of a volcanic massif extending north to the Tengger caldera, also called with the famous name Mahameru (Great Mountain). detail package
Explore East Java
Explore East Java : Jepara – Bromo – Ijen - Bali detail package