An alternative way for nature and adventure lovers to escape from the heat of Yogyakarta and Central Java by an adventurous and unique experience through a variety of walks, treks, and nature tours up Mt. Merapi.
Mt Merapi has been revered for millennia by the Javanese as a sacred peak and it remains a spectacular, tremendous sight no matter how many times you see it as it is truly one of the World’s most beautiful mountains
These exercusion allow you not only to appreciate the beauty of the natural surroundings when led by professional and knowledgeable local guides, but also to understand the important role of Mt. Merapi in Javanese Culture. it is a potent mystical symbol of life and it is ritually celebrated as such by the Sultan and people of Yogyakarta every year.
These exercusion are organized by Merapi Eco Adventures through Vogels Hostel in Kaliurang and its channels. Both of these organization are locally owned and operated with a deep respect for the natural and cultural history of Mt. Merapi and its people.