Mount Merbabu

Mount Merbabu, is a dormant strato volcano type, located at 3 regency in Central Java which is Magelang, Boyolali and Semarang.
Mount Merbabu has eruption on 1560 and 1797, and also reported on 1570, but there are no further confirmation and research about this.
The altitude of Mount Merbabu is 3.145 M above sea level.
Merbabu is one of the favorite destination for many mountain climber to visit. The beautifull view at the top become a magnet to many volcano trekker or adventure junkie, to come and visit. Not only for local, a lot of trekkers also coming from other countries to hike Mount Merbabu.

Day 1


Upon your arrival at Jogjakarta international airport, you will be pick up by our team, then drive directly to Selo Village, as one of the entrance gate to Mount Merbabu. You will stay overnight in a basic facilities homestay.

Day 2


After breakfast, you will start walking to the entrance gate. And after completing the registration and get the climbing permitt, you will start walking up until Sabana 1 campsite. For 2-3 hours you will encounter a quite dense jungle to shelter 1 and 2. From shelter 2 the track will be more open, where you can see a beautifull view of mount Merapi on your back. Then you will reach Sabana 1, where you will stay over night in a tent.

Day 3


Early morning, after having a cup of hot drinks, and some light breakfast, you will start walking to the summit of mount Merbabu for about 2-2,5 hours. Normally, you will reach the summit together with the sun rises. You can take some pictures at the top. Where you can see mount Merapi obviously so close.

After taking some pictures and having some snacks, you will walk back to the campsite for having breakfast, which is already made by our team.

Afterwards, you can pack your bag, and prepare to descent back to Selo, and continue drive to Jogjakarta Airport to catch your evening return flight, or we can drop you off at your hotel in Jogjakarta.

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Inclusive :
⦁ Private coach Jogjakarta Airport / Hotel – Selo Village (as per return)
⦁ English speaking mountain guide
⦁ Porters to carry logistics and group equipment (tents, cooking gears,etc)
⦁ Sleeping bags
⦁ Tents
⦁ Meals based on itinerary
⦁ Mineral water during trekking
⦁ All entrance fee and climbing permit fee.

Excluding :
⦁ All flight tickets
⦁ Personal expenses

Need to bring :
⦁ Headlamp
⦁ Trekking shoes
⦁ Raincoat
⦁ Windbreaker / Jacket
⦁ Spare socks, clothes
⦁ Trekking pole (optional)

Airport destination :

Flight Optional :
Direct flight to Jogjakarta

Note :
Itinerary can be modifiy, adjusted to flight schedule


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