Thursday, May 15, 2014

MERBABU TREK

TRIP NAME: Hike Merbabu K.Songo - Triangulasi
DURATION : 2Days/1Night
ROUTE: Wekas Kedakan
MAXIMUM ALT: 3142 m ASL
PHYSICAL LEVEL: Demanding
WHEN:Customized to your requested start date of trip departure.


A physically volcano Merbabu demanding hiking trip leading you hike two peaks of volcano Merbabu in Central Java province, Indonesia. Expected to see stunning view of highfarmland, to catch ray of sunset and momentum of sunrise over volcano, to enjoy scenic morning "closed up view" of volcano Merapi, to observe uniqueness of old crater from it's ridge, and to get more insight about old volcano of type B active volcano of Indonesia.

BRIEF ITINERARY

DAY 1 / YOGYAKARTA-KEDAKAN-KNOLL.(L,D)
Leave Yogyakarta city in the morning for Merbabu hiking basecamp at Wekas Kedakan on elevation +-1752 m ASL, hike to knoll on elevation +- 2775 m ASL of Merbabu. Overnight by tent. Actual drive approx 2,5 hours. Normal actual hike approx 4 hours of ascent.

DAY 2 / KNOLL-PEAKS-KEDAKAN-YOGYAKARTA.(B,L)
Summit attempt for peak Kenteng Songo (+-3142 m ASL) and Triangulasi in early morning to arrive on peaks in sunrise. Hike down back to trekking basecamp at Wekas Kedakan to transfer back to Yogyakarta. Actual drive approx 2,5 hours. Normal actual hike approx 6 hours of ascent and descent.

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