Mount Merapi Trekking Tour - 2 Days

at the peak of merapi volcano & merbabu mountain as background, yogyakarta-min

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.

Pax 1 pax 2 pax 3 – 4 pax 5 – 6 pax 7 – 8 pax 9 – 10 pax 11 pax – up
Price per pax (IDR) Contact Us 1,545,000 1,396,000 1,316,000 1,236,000 1,156,000 Contact Us

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?

Please drop us an inquiry for this tour (using Contact Us page, email or Inquiry form). We would be glad to send you details and quotation offer.

Is this really private or sharing tour?

Yes, this is a private tour. NO other travelers you don’t know will join your tour.

How about 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. Please contact us if you request for pricing for a big group.

What are the payment terms for this tour?

(1) Partial payment or down payment (DP) required. The amount of DP is 50% of the total tour cost. The method of DP is by PayPal in USD or by Bank Transfer / TT in IDR. (2) Balance should be paid on arrival date at the airport, or at pick up service at hotel or other selected location. The method of balance is by Cash on hand, PayPal in USD or by Bank Transfer / TT in IDR.

What are the cancellation and the refund policies for this tour?

(1) Cancellation up to 30 days before the selected trip date, 50% refund of the total down payment (DP). (2) Cancellation between 29 – 15 days before the selected trip date, 25% refund of the total down payment (DP). (3) Cancellation between 14 – 0 days before the selected trip date,0% refund of the total down payment (DP).

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Trip Facts

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