Merbabu Trekking Camping
Yogyakarta is surounded by mountains, Vulcano’s and Hills. Next to the famous Merapi vulcano lays the less known Merbabu mountain (altitude 3145 masl). The mountain is located just an hour drive away Yogyakarta. In opposite of the Merapi is the Merbabu mountain not active active . This mountain has a very dense forests, this in combination with the soil makes it become a challenging track. The Merbabu is a great habitat for several animals like deers, monkeys and starlings. During this 2 days trekking tour, we will explore Merbabu mountain. This mountain is less steep then the Merapi but with its total track length of 6.2 km and an elevation gain of 1200 meter, still impressive to hike. What make Merbabu so nice is that it is surrounded by green spacious savannas and beautiful hills. Defenatly worth to climb, and because of this, this mountain starts to attract more and more people who realize this as well. After a day hike, we build up our own camp where we can take some rest before we start in the evening for a sunrise climb. After arrival on the top, you will see again the Merapi volcano, Lawu, Sindoro, Sumbing mountain, but also Ungaran mountain and several small mountains such as Andong, Telomoyo and Gilipetung mountain. This mountain is relatively easy to climb. For those who would like to have an adventure and want to test their condition, enjoy us on this 2 day camping trip with beautiful surroundings. A conditional healthy challenge.