Departure point : Yogyakarta ( hotel / airport / train station)
Departure time : any time (early morning you have the biggest change to have a clear view on the Merapi)
Duration : 5 hours (approx.)
Return details : Returns to original departure point
Merapi Lava Tour
Near Yogyakarta you find the well known Merapi vulcano. It is mainly well known as it is still active and it had it last big eruption in 2010. This last eruption made much damage and even whole villages disappeared under the big stone and lava stream from the Merapi. This had as a result that this area became a popular tourism place. Many people wanted to see with their own eyes how much damage was done. Because of the stone and lava flows, this area also became popular for Lava tours by jeep or Merapi Lava Tour. These tours bring to places where you are not able to come by normal car or motorbike. From close you will be able to see the devastation this eruption left behind, even till now almost 6 years afterwards.
Merapi Lava Tour Duration: 6 hours