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Merapi Volcano Trekking Tour - 2 Days

at the peak of merapi volcano & merbabu mountain as background, yogyakarta-min
Merapi Volcano Trekking Tour

Mount Merapi, Gunung Merapi (literally Fire Mountain in Indonesian/Javanese), is an active stratovolcano located on the border between Central Java and Yogyakarta, Indonesia. It is the most active volcano in Indonesia and has erupted regularly since 1548. It is located approximately 28 kilometres (17 mi) north of Yogyakarta city, and thousands of people live on the flanks of the volcano, with villages as high as 1,700 metres (5,600 ft) above sea level. The name Merapi could be loosely translated as ‘Mountain of Fire’. The etymology of the name came from Meru-Api; from the Javanese combined words; Meru means “mountain” refer to mythical mountain of Gods in Hinduism, and api means “fire”.

Day 1

Evening at 9 pm, pick up service at hotel or other location in Yogyakarta area. Drive from to Selo village (Selo Trekkers’ camp) located at the north saddle of Merapi. (2 hours drive).

Day 2

After preparation, then at 12 am start to trek up the slope of Merapi for 4 hours. Around 04 am, reaching the peak of Merapi. At the top of Merapi you could also se and enjoy the spectacular sunrise. Rest and enjoy the fresh atmosphere before trek down (for 3.5 hours) Arrive back Selo village / base camp. Simple breakfast served at the village and return to hotel in Yogyakarta. End of tour.

Price Includes

  • Private tour arrangement.
  • Private air conditioned transportation (inclusive driver, petrol, parking).
  • Entrance tickets, donation and all admission fees.
  • Local guide for trekking activity on Merapi volcano.
  • Breakfast.
  • Mineral water during tour.

Price Excludes

  • Personal expenses.
  • Any other item not specified as in 'Price Includes'.

  1. Your body fit stamina.
  2. Warm jacket.
  3. Outdoor troussers / pants.
  4. Trekking shoes or sandals.
  5. Head cap.
  6. Small towel.
  7. Rain coat.
  8. Mask.
  9. Climbing stick (if you think you may need it).
  10. Mosuquito repellent.
  11. Tissue for toilettering (in case).
  12. Snacks (if you think you need it).

How to book this tour?

You can direct make booking for this trip through automatic online booking system (Min 2 pax).

I like this trip, but not ready yet to make booking. Is it OK to send you inquiry and ask other information on this tour?

For inquiry, you could send it using the form below. If any, please include to your inquiry special request or other detail you may need to know.

Is this really private private tour or sharing tour?

This is a private tour. NO other travelers you don't know will join your tour.

I am only one pax, is it OK to book this trip?

Yes, one pax or single traveler can book this trip. There is a different price for single traveler, so please contact us for further details.

Is it possible to book this tour for big group?. Is there any special pricing for a big group?

Yes, it is possible for a big group to book this tour. For special pricing for big group, please contact us.

Is it possible to request for customized time for pick up service?

Yes, feel free to let us know the time for pick up arrangement.

Is there any discount for children?

Yes. Children in our term are those under 10 YO. Please contact us if there were any children in your group.

What are your cancellation and refund policies?

1). Free cancellation at 30 days or more before the selected trip date. 2). 50% refund of the total price for cancellation between 15 - 29 days before the selected trip date. 3). 25% refund of the total price for cancellation between 3 - 14 days before the selected trip date. 4). 0% refund for cancellation between the 2 days - the selected trip date.

You can send your inquiry via the form below.

Price From USD$110/ pax
Total $ 110 USD

Trip Facts

  • Private Tour
  • Yogyakarta Area
  • Yogyakarta Area
  • 9 PM
  • 13 Hours ( (Including driving time from Yogyakarta to Selo, trekking activity and return).
  • Medium
  • 2