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Merapi Volcano

| Suroteleng Selo Kabupaten Boyolali, Yogyakarta 55133, Indonesia
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Yogyakarta Cultural Tour: Borobudur Temple, Prambanan Temple and Merapi Volcano
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“jeep ride” (117 reviews)
“off road” (58 reviews)
“base camp” (30 reviews)
| Suroteleng Selo Kabupaten Boyolali, Yogyakarta 55133, Indonesia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I haven enjoyed the tours,good driver for the Jeep and the view is so amazing from the lava tour ,I have been taking Long trip for lava tour ,it’s mean drive to Mbah marijan village and house ,mini museum ,stone alien,the lost city ,bunker and...More

Thank hendri h
Reviewed 2 days ago

First of all, to get you to Mount Merapi Volcano, most Taxi or Tour operators charge a huge amount varying from 500K to 1 million IDR. We managed to book a Taxi for a day tour of Borobudur Temple, Mount Merapi and Perambanan Temple for...More

Thank Anant S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Mountain is crawling with jeeps spewing exhaust and stopping at worthless lookouts like the big rock that’s supposed to look like an alien face. I was hoping for some natural beauty but this was more of a bumper car ride, not even thrilling. I...More

Thank Karen J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A short trip by 4x4 off road track covering the museum of what left over from the last 800c heat that melt all the surrounding, the house, remains of animals. “Alien face” look alike rock and Kaliadem Bunker in 2010 eruptions. An eye opener of...More

Thank tajudin65
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

That's because one has to ride on a jeep to get to the site (or near it). Most roads destroyed by the eruption in 2010. Good to start early because it's cooler. And, be patient for it to reveal itself. Saw its peak peep out...More

1  Thank curioasia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All you need is just relax your body & hold on tight and you will see the best adventure with an old jeep and awesome!!! Love the panorama of Merapi Volcano... You should try!!!

1  Thank Ulie Latuputty
Reviewed 1 week ago

its been a long day, full of spirit, nice offroad, local guide (driver), we can choose another spot to visit like museum 'sisa hartaku', bukit alien (with nice view , forest and hammock), and bunker kaliadem to feel cold athmosphere to find something new, jeep...More

2  Thank Repa K
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a long-held dream of mine to hike Merapi after seeing her from afar for many years. As a not-too-fit 56 yo, I knew it was unlikely I'd get to the top, and I was right. I only made it to station 1, and...More

2  Thank SFO_Drew
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was cloudy day couldn't see real merapi but i saw there canals lava and rocks also destroyed home near mountain.

1  Thank dsphuket
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bumpy ride all along but worth it once u arrived and see the view. Please visit when u are in Yogyakarta

1  Thank SCH1105
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18 October 2017|
Response from Ameya K | Reviewed this property |
Hiking to Merapi is an overnight plan. Check out the recommended operators on TripAdvisor to make a choice. Jeep tour is a ~2hr plan. This will include highlights along the base of the volcano. The cost should be IDR... More
13 October 2017|
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Response from Joyce Lim Y | Reviewed this property |
4pm is quite late as by the time you done your airport clearance, it'll be almost 5pm. so I don't think you get to do anything by then as about 6pm, it'll be getting dark in Yogjakarta. you may just go around the town to... More
14 September 2017|
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Response from Esther J | Reviewed this property |
We booked with Kresna Tours for 450.000 each, very well organized including headlights, walking sticks, 600ml water (not enough! And bring snacks), breakfast back at the basecamp and a guide. Worth it!