MOUNT GEDE – PANGRANGO
Located in the area of Gunung Gede Pangrango National Park, West Java, Indonesia. this two volcanoes – Mount Gede (2.958) and Mount Pangrango (3.091) become the heart of the park. It is also home for various endangered animal species. Hiking, birdwatching and animal watching trips are therefore favorite among the tourists.
Climbers usually choose Mount Gede: spectacular views to the park and the crater open from the summit. There are various trails that lead to the both volcanoes. Another impressive attraction is hot streams around Cibeureum waterfall. It is possible to go camping in the park and spend a night in a tent, while continuing your trip the next day.
Just follow the trail to the last basecamp – Kandang Badak, where usually climbers make a camp. From here, climbers can continue walking up through the steep trail wether to the summit of Mount Gede to see its active crater, or to the summit of Mount Pangrango.