Monday, November 2, 2015

VOLCANO MERAPI HIKING

TRIP NAME: Old Crater Merapi Pasar Bubrah
TRIP DURATION: 2 Days / 1 Night 
TRANSPORT: Private car standard 4 seat 
INSURANCE: Local Insurance Only
PAX : 4 - 1 Hiking Guests
WHEN: Customized to your requested time of departure


A 2 days / 1 night Merapi hiking trip, specially created for those seeking for overnight volcano hiking activity. You have chance of seeing sunset - sunrise, experiences old volcanic environment plus fresh air of Merapi, one of world's most active volcanoes. This trip is best to be done when hiking activity at Merapi allowed by relevant authority only until area of old crater "Pasar Bubrah".



You'll be led gradually that allow you more time to adapt to rising altitude for more maximum enjoyment of the trip.The guide only leads you until maximum 2680 via northern flank. A relaxing walk to waterfall at our last day trip included in program, a chance to see typically volcanic river and waterfall of Merapi - Merbabu volcanoes.

MERAPI HIKING ITINERARY

 DAY 1 / Jogja-Basecamp-Pasar Bubrah (L,D)

Pick up service in the morning,trip briefing and leave Yogyakarta for Plalangan Lencoh,a small village of Selo that used to be northern flank Merapi hiking basecamp.Upon arrival, take break, arrival report, lunch and hiking briefing at Base camp, then commence then hike through village, local path of farmland and path of tropical mountain forest plus more rocky path of Merapi head for view point Pasar Bubrah. Experienced fresh air of mountain forest, and if we have actual good weather then we see sunset slowly light distance western volcanoes Sumbing - Sindoro as well as "closed up view" of near by larger volcano Merbabu. Lunch at trekking basecamp / shelter en route. Dinner at camp site. Hiking Altitude Gain approx 1000 m.


DAY 2 / Pasar Bubrah-Basecamp-K.Kayang-Jogja (B,L)

Early morning warm drink plus light meal while waiting for sunrise.Watch sunrise over volcano,if we have actual good weather then we see spectacular morning scenery of "closed up view" larger volcano Merbabu,and more distance volcano Sumbing - Sindoro. Also take a look of majesty Merapi cone over us as well as uniqueness of old crater environment of Merapi. After sight seeing and breakfast,then descend back to hiking basecamp to transfer you return to Yogyakarta for you next destination. En route stop over and relaxing walk down hill,through river and visit waterfall. Breakfast at camp site. Lunch at local stall/resto en route. Altitude Hiking Lose approx 1000 m.


COST IN IDR PER PERSON : 
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 COST INCLUDED:

1) Land Transport
2) Pick up and drop off services at Yogyakarta or area of Borobudur .
3) Camp Equipment
4) 2 Days Mountain Guiding services
5) Group's Porter Service.
6) All entrance tickets
7) Meals as indicated B,L,D. in itinerary.
8) Hiking Mineral Water and snacks.
9) Hiking & visit as per program
10) Entrance ticket plus insurance 
11) Camping permit fee / retribution
12) Necessary safety extra equipment

COST EXCLUDED:

1.Travel Insurance & assistance
2.Accommodation before and after hiking trip
3.Personal Expenses( Phone communication, tipping, and so on )

ITINERARY:
Itinerary is trip reference,it is tentative, may change due to actual objective (nature) or subjective (Group/Participant) conditions for safety reason.

CONTINGENCY:
If we have bad weather on our actual day hike at Merapi, then the camp site will be at lower area at around elevation 2400 m ASL. Guided downhill walk to waterfall through volcanic river of Merapi best done only on dry season, it not done on cloudy or rainy day. So the walk to water is really depend on actual weather on our arrival.

CONFIRMATION:

Booking confirmation at least 4 weeks prior to your requested date of departure.






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