Saturday, May 25, 2013

HIKE TURGO ( +-1200 m asl ) : The Old Merapi

TRIP NAME : Hike Turgo
TRIP DURATION : 1 Day
TRANSPORT: Private car
TRIP TYPE : Ready-Made Package Trip
PRIVATE GROUP SIZE: 1-4 Guest/s
SEASON: Possible whole season

According to geological history of Merapi, hill Turgo-Plawangan were the remain of second period of Merapi.This period was the period of Old Merapi aged 60.000 up 80.000 years.Today,the morphology of Merapi southern flank is dominated by those both forested hills.Therefore,Turgo-Plawangan are actually the representative of today Old Merapi.

This Turgo hill walking trip leads you to Turgo for morning hillwalking,and experience morning fresh air and tranquility of southern flank of Merapi mountain forest,also see "closed up view" of volcano Merapi (depend on weather).To have most possible good weather, we leave Yogyakarta city for Turgo in early morning approx 6 am.

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PHOTO NOTES:
Merapi Viewed From View Point Turgo
Photo By Ambo Upe Olenk

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