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Merapi Volcano

| Suroteleng Selo Kabupaten Boyolali, Yogyakarta 55133, Indonesia
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  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
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“off road” (61 reviews)
“base camp” (30 reviews)
| Suroteleng Selo Kabupaten Boyolali, Yogyakarta 55133, Indonesia
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Reviewed 10 April 2012

The Merapi is a majestic volcanic mountain. You could feel the latent power event six-months after its recent explosion.

Thank Z S
Reviewed 9 April 2012

merapi volcano is the best tourist destination in Yogyakarta. i was very enjoy the view of merapi mountains.if you come to yogyakarta,don't forget to visit this tourist destination.

Thank DENY H
Reviewed 24 March 2012

good air, good view (landscape, still traditionally, cool place

Thank hanaeirene
Reviewed 20 March 2012

It was my first visit to volcano in Indonesia (if not to count Tangkuban Perahu) and it was great. It was very nice wheather and my guide told me that I'm a lucky guy with it. You can take scooter from car parking with driver...More

1  Thank BouH
Reviewed 14 March 2012

I liked the area, it was beautiful up there. If you do not have many days in Yogja it may not be worth the drive as it takes about 5 hours to get there and in my opinion (though very beautiful) its not worth driving...More

3  Thank dfausner
Reviewed 11 March 2012

Easy to get to, Merapi has many faces all of them (except complete cloud cover) beautiful. Drive up to the village destroyed in 2009 to get some idea of natures power. If you can time your visit to coincide with a small eruption so much...More

Thank jameshj
Reviewed 11 March 2012

I has been Many Times to Climb Mt Merapi Volcano, and after Eruption also I climb until the Peak and still have litle bit fire on New Caldera, if you like for Trekking in Yogyakarta Climb Mt Merapi 2998 is best Choice..

2  Thank odesya
Reviewed 8 March 2012

Merapi is always in the news for the wrong reasons- eruptions, mud slides, gas clouds- death and mayhem on its upper slopes. It is one of the worlds most active volcanoes and the lava flows can be seen at night from the balconies of Hotels...More

4  Thank JavaJiveHK
Reviewed 24 February 2012

If there's a warning on the mountain, best you don't go. But on a quiet day, come up for a closer look and see the evidence from the last devastating eruption.

1  Thank LakeviewBaliGM
Reviewed 13 February 2012

This place covered with volcano ash, river gone, ground crack, houses gone after the volcano explode. Take a jeep ride or motorbike ride, save time and see more.

2  Thank Wai Fun S
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16 November 2017|
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Response from hendri h | Reviewed this property |
You can using tour travel ,but you can using taxi or if the hotel have shuttle van u can ask for bring you to the base camp Jeep merapi lava tour ,because only local driver in merapi park can be drive there ,I’m recommended... More
Noraisha S
5 November 2017|
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Response from tajudin65 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the trip you choose either short or long distance. It can accommodate 4 adults + driver. If with kids should be ok. Not sure if all 5 adults. Probably not too comfortable. Cheapest with 3 stops sight seeing... More
19 October 2017|
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Response from Paugh S | Reviewed this property |
I am shocked if you can "climb"/"hike" Merapi. They have limits to how close anyone can get after a tourist fell to their death there a little while back.