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Mount Papandayan

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Address: 15 km from Garut, Garut, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 896-5789-9218
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Papandayan volcano is one of the most active volcano in java island which is the visitor can enjoyed very close from crater... Sunrise can be other activity to anyone who like... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Papandayan volcano is one of the most active volcano in java island which is the visitor can enjoyed very close from crater... Sunrise can be other activity to anyone who like tracking from parking area... Then the visitor can enjoyed the sunrise from the top side....

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

After a warm welcome in our bambu villa, a delisious traditional fish bbq was served. Later we fell asleep with local campfire songs to wake up around 5 for an interesting walk on the active Papandayan volcano. The sunrise is wonderful, the dead forest is mysterious and the locals are lovely. I go back soon!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Nice sunrise and sulfidcraters. It is about 2 hours walk to the top. Many security men. Half way to top you can eat something

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

This is the great one, place if you want to see Edelweise the ethernal flowers. Track for hiking its easy but depent on our body hehehe.. News Update: you must pay for entry and camp over there.

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Gianyar, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Started the trek at 4AM and took only around 1,5 hours to the sunrise point. The trek worth with the beautiful sulfur landscape and the dead forest.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Dew was blocking the road on the way up. My kids love the scenery and the excitement of climbing up. Beautiful. Lots of people enjoying the mountain.

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Tangerang, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

the location around 20-25 km from garut. you can see sunrise and beautiful landscape. distance from car park to crater only 1 km. you can work with trail shoes ( recomended ). don't worry about water and food, many mini shop on there :D

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

If you want to hike a mountain but don't have the time for camping therefore Papandayan is perfect. The trek was good for beginners. Just 15 minutes walk from the registration office you can see the rim. And you dont need to hike to the summit to get the most of it. Certainly it was one of the cleanest mountain... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

It was recomended mountain for beginners to want to go hiking. Because this mount has easy to reach and has a good path also there's so many small shop / warung in the camping ground. So you didnt bring many foods that can make you feel weighy to walk.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

A good place for a beginner to start hiking. You just need to follow the track provided. The dead forest is a relly nice place to do photography session. Dont forget to bring your jacket and sweater because it is really cold up there.

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