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Mount Semeru Volcano

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Address: Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, Malang, Indonesia
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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A bit of a walk, but you can save yourself for the steps by....

Taking a horse from the parking lot. Do negotiate. I paid 50,000 each way. The climb to the top requires good shoes. At the top of the crater, the ledge is narrow, so be... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Roland D
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Taking a horse from the parking lot. Do negotiate. I paid 50,000 each way. The climb to the top requires good shoes. At the top of the crater, the ledge is narrow, so be careful! The views are spectacular!

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Malang, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

do not ever miss to visit Mount Bromo Volcano when you are in Malang. you will not find this kind of superb scenery in other places.

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Malang, Indonesia
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is natural wonder likes no other can compete. This active volcano, yet we can still explore it and fell the fresh air and a beautiful scenery. Love it!

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Thank mey_is2
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I recommend to visit there all the way to crater on Mount summit. Fun n fear experience with horse riding climbing till the mountains foot, done the stairs with your own foot then feel, hear and see the crater with your own sense

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Thank Yusticia P
Banda Aceh, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

Been there on Aug 2016 for 5 days and 4 nights. My second time to Ranu Kumbolo lake, gorgeous as usual.

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Thank Sab2390
Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

This famous mountain became even more famous after "5 cm" movie, resulting in increase in visitor and also, their waste. To climb Mount Semeru, you'll need to prepare: - Health Certificate (Surat Keterangan Sehat), that you can obtain from your doctor either in hospital, clinic, or public health facility (Puskesmas) - ID and copy of Identity - An IDR 6.000... More 

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Thank FarahMahardika
Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

you must to be well prepare for climbing this mountain. make sure yo go there in a good weather. Starting on very Early morning to get the beautiful sunset at morning. you will find the best Sunset on the top!!!

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Thank itammomoinfo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

once i came here.. on december 2015 .. i celebrating new year in this mountain.. medium track especial when u summit. track: dust, rock view: green sabana, forest. ranu kumbolo lake. the best time to hike this mountain is on april to august

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Thank onewaytrip22
Bandung, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

I went there alone and it was a blast. I took a jeep from Tumpang to Ranu Pane and stay there overnight. Then I started hiking from the morning until Ranu Kumbolo. The trek wasn't difficult, just a closed forest and a long journey. I arrived at Ranu Kumbolo around 2-3pm and camped there. Ranu Kumbolo is a really beautiful... More 

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Kuala Belait, Brunei Darussalam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Took a trip to mt semeru on the 7 dec 2016. December is a rainy season but we took our chance knowing early months nxt year semeru will be closed. Few tips prior to climbing semeru. One needs to be physically and mentally fit. The hike fm ranu pane to kalamati campsite took about 8 hrs incl. Of break. We... More 

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