Sunday, November 16, 2008

MIDNIGHT VOLCANO MERAPI HIKING

MERAPI TREKKING ITINERARY:

DAY 1 / YOGYAKARTA-SELO.
 Pick up service at hotel you stay around city of Yogyakarta at night 08:30 pm, trip briefing and drive heads for hiking base of Merapi northern flank at village of Selo 1550. Upon arrival,register,intro to Merapi volcano, have warm tea and light meal,and rest.Drive 2,5 hours.

DAY 2 /SELO-NEW CRATER RIM-SELO-YOGYAKARTA (B) 

Safety hike briefing at midnight,then commence the hike through farmland ecosystem, secondary mountain Merapi forest, and volcanic rock plus 3 boulders up Pasar Bubrah.Take longer break at Pasar Bubrah before tackling the crux of the trek heads for crater rim of Merapi. Have relaxing break, enjoy warm tea/chocolate/cereal and snacks on cool dark early morning at Pasar Bubra then proceed the hike heads for Merapi new crater rim +- 2900 m by crossing the sandy section of the trail, as well as through the volcanic boulder plus fumarol field up to new crater rim of Merapi

We arrive at Merapi's new crater rim in the morning,you have the chance to take a look of sensational view of the crater of this most active Indonesian volcano,and fantastic view surrounding.After sight seeing on crater rim, we then descend back at 06:30 am heads for Pasar Bubrah,proceed to New Selo 1750m.Arrive New Selo at 10:00 am,enjoy your drink while guide completes trekking activity report before leaving for Yogyakarta city. Arrive Yogyakarta city 12:30 pm.

Breakfast en route at breaking point while have more volcanic view of Merapi.Drive 2,5 hours.
Normal Actual Hike 7,5 hours ascent-descent.Alt Hiking Gain/Lose = 1350m/1150 m.
 

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COST PER PERSON IN IDR :
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notify us you small group size (pax 2-4) and departure date demand.

COST INCLUSIONS:

1)Pick up and drop off services
2)Private car,
3)Trekking as per programme
4)Trekking Guide services.
6)Breakfast as indicated B in itinerary
7)Mineral water,fruits and snacks.
8)Permit fee and local donation.


COST EXCLUDED:
1.Travel Insurance & Assistancy
2.Personal Trekking Equipment
3.Personal Expenditure
5.Accommodation before & after trekking trip. 
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ITINERARY NOTES:
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1.Itinerary updated 2014
2.Itinerary is tentative, may modified due to either subjective conditions of participant/s or objective condition of nature.


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