Merapi Lava Tour: The Complete Guide

Merapi Lava Tour: The Complete Guide

Merapi Lava Tour: The Complete Guide


It’s the most active volcano in Indonesia, with smoke seen gushing from its perfectly-formed cone almost 300 days a year. Despite that, it’s only 28km from Yogya and thousands still live in its shadows on the mountain’s flanks. That’s all the encouragement tour companies needed to organise daily morning hikes to within a safe distance of the summit. Come for sunrise to see Mother Nature at its wildest, before the pillowy clouds smother the views.