Merapi Jeep Lava Tour Adventure


merapi jeep

Merapi Jeep – How do you think if you go closer to one of the most active volcano in the world by taking an off road jeep. During the trip you will see theexotic site of mount merapi volcano and experience the wonders of adventure volcano tour. Merapi lava tour sunrise is another experience that you should try becouse, it offers the real and the most exotic side of Mount Merapi.

MERAPI JEEP (KALIADEM) DESCRIPTION

After the eruption of Merapi in 2006 and 2010 that has changed Kaliadem which was  a green camping area with a vast expanse of land.This area now buried in the former of Merapi lava and now used for Merapi jeep lava tour. Tourists can see the material of the former eruption of Mount Merapi and can witness a bunker which used by volunteers to survive.

Merapi Jeep lava tour activity in addition can make people understand how terrible the eruption of Mount Merapi. With jeep lava tour, tourists can watch the peak of Mount Merapi with a distance 2 km. The mountain with an altitude 2965 m above sea level is issued sulfatara smoke that never stops steaming from the crater.

Other rest of Merapi eruption can be seen in a bunker where volunteers hide theirself at the time. Actually the banker was built for protection if at any time Merapi spewing hot clouds. But the eruption in 2006 and 2010 in addition to spewing hot clouds also spewed out material like sand and hot rocks that directly tear down Geger Boyo (a hill located in the southern part of Merapi )

MERAPI JEEP ADVENTURE

Merapi Jeep adventure will be fun and challenging. Along the way tourists can witness the remnants of the eruption of Merapi that destroyed the kinarejo village and surroundings. Former residents that collapsed, pile of vulcanic material like sand and gravel and big stones which spewed out from the stomach of Merapi can be found along the way. Down to the basecamp, tourists will be invited through a very challenging offroad path and cross the river.

merapi jeepMeapi Jeep Lava Tour Adventure

The Jeep trip divided into different stations where you would stop to visit and take photos.  

THE HOUSE OF MEMORY

Your first stop at a village that was destroyed by the recent Merapi’s eruption. It resembled some kind of museum which displayed the things that were over-ran by the destructive lava. You can see potteries that were melted and became out of shape, a set of cattle’s skeleton (obviously killed by the eruption) and the photos taken during and after the eruption. The most eye catching display was a clock that was jammed and shown the time of the eruption.

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House Of Memory (Museum Sisa Hartaku)

merapi jeepTime Of Mt. Meapi Erruption

THE ALIEN ROCK

The Alien Rock or Alien Stone look like a giant Alien’s head. You can see how big it is from the photo when standing beside it. you can also see the lava channel all the way from Mount Merapi. you can see how massive it is by observing and comparing to the small yellow lorry within. Imagine red hot molten lava flowing through the channel during the volcano’s eruption.

merapi jeepThe Alien Stone

THE BUNKER

This is your last station and the closest distance to Mount Merapi (about 2 kilometers). During it’s heyday before the destructive eruption, many photographers and adventurers would make this place their base to take beautiful photos or climb the holy mountain. Here you can go inside underground bunker which was meant for people to hide during any eruption. But it failed it’s purpose when two person died of suffocation by the fumes after using it during the last eruption.

merapi jeepMerapi Bunker

MERAPI JEEP SUNRISE VIEW POINT

Experiencing an adventurous Merapi Jeep Sunrise Tour to watch the sunrise moments with taking an off road jeep on a Merapi Lava tour to see the real and the most exotic side of Mt. Merapi after the last great eruption on 2010. The trip starts at 4.30 AM from start point and continued down the area – past the former area of ​​extreme material lava from the Merapi Volcano.

merapi jeepRomantic Sunrise at Kaliadem

WHERE IS KALIADEM?

Address: Kepuharjo, Cangkringan,  Sleman, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Village          : Kepuharjo

Sub-district : Cangkringan

Regency       : Sleman

Province      : Yogyakarta

HOW TO GO TO THE LOCATION BY PRIVATE CAR:

Using Private car with driver means you are free for anything without bothering anyone else. You just do your own tour with friends or family in one car maximum of 5 people, if more than 5 people we can provide a larger car.

Private car tour is included: Car, an english speaking driver, fuel, parking, mineral water, jeep driver with local guide  and transfer back to your hotel.

**) To get more information about our Tours and Transport service for your private Car, please read Jogja Tour Transport Service and Jogja TransporTeam

**) Find out Our Vehicles here: Toyota AvanzaDaihatsu Xenia, Suzuki Ertiga, Toyota Innova, Daihatsu Luxio, Toyota Hiace, Isuzu ElfKia TravelloMedium Bus, Toyota FortunerToyota Alphard and Toyota Camry.

*Our Transport is Support by :  Toyota Astra Indonesia, Daihatsu Indonesia, Suzuki Motor Indonesia

HOW TO GO TO THE LOCATION BY SHARING CAR:

Using Sharing car means, you’re joining a small group and share the transport price and seat with the other guests that going to the same direction or in one itinerary with minimum of 2 participants. An english speaking driver will pick up to your hotel and inform about your visit time for the places you visit.

Sharing car tour is included: Car, an english speaking driver, fuel, local Guide, parking and transfer back to your hotel.

** (Sharing Car Transport is recommended for budget Travellers and Students)

HOW TO GO TO THE LOCATION BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

Start From Adisucipto Airport: Firstly you can take Trans Jogja with route ( 3A ) and stop in Kentungan Bus shelter, then please take a small bus to Kaliurang and stop at Pertigaan Kali Kuning, then please take motorcycle ( ojek ) to the Jeep basecamp.

Start From Giwangan Bus Station: Firstly you can take Trans Jogja with route ( 3A ) and stop in Kentungan Bus shelter, then please take a small bus to Kaliurang and stop at Pertigaan Kali Kuning, then please take motorcycle ( ojek ) to the Jeep basecamp.

Start From Tugu Railway Station: Firstly you can take Trans Jogja with route ( 3A ) and stop in Kentungan Bus shelter, then please take a small bus to Kaliurang and stop at Pertigaan Kali Kuning, then please take motorcycle ( ojek ) to the Jeep basecamp.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

OPENING HOURS:

At 03.30 AM – 05.00 PM (Everyday)

HOW MUCH IS IT?

You can choose your own jeep tour package. This tour package is divided into 4 namely short trip, medium trip, long trip, and sunrise package.

Package 2 (Short): Rp350.000 per jeep
Duration: about 120 minutes

Package 3 (Medium): Rp450.000 per jeep
Duration: about 150 minutes

Package 4 (Long): Rp550.000 per jeep
Duration: about 180 minutes

Package 5 (Sunrise): Rp400.000 per jeep
Duration: about 150 minutes

( Max 4 person per Jeep ).

ROUTE OF THE MERAPI JEEP:

Here is the route that the jeep passes through, you will visit some of the remnants of Merapi eruption, the route is very challenging with broken roads and rocks.

Package (Short): Start at Museum sisa hartaku – Alien stone – BUNKER.

Package (Medium): Start at Museum sisa hartaku – Alien stone – BUNKER – Kali kuning (Yellow river).

Package (Long): Start at Museum sisa hartaku – Alien stone – BUNKER – Mbah Maridjan cemetery – Kali kuning (Yellow river).

Package (Sunrise): Tourists who will follow the sunrise package is expected to arrive at basecamp at 04.00 pm then will be invited to enjoy the sunrise on the slope of Merapi. After watching the sunrise, the journey will be continued to Museum Sisa Hartaku, Alien Stone, and Kaliadem /Bunker.

MERAPI JEEP FACILITIES:

Include insurance, retribution, jeep driver, guide and masker.

FIND SOME  OTHER TOURIST PLACES  NEAR MERAPI LAVA TOUR:

  1. ULLEN SENTALU MUSEUM
  2. PAWON LUWAK COFFEE
  3. BOROBUDUR TEMPLE
  4. CHICKEN CHURCH
  5. ELO RAFTING
  6. MENDUT TEMPLE
  7. KETEP PASS
  8. PRAMBANAN TEMPLE

JOGJA HOTELS:

We also provide list of the best accomodation options for travelers. Please choose the list of Hotels below.

FIND ANOTHER ACCOMODATIONS IN JOGJA

Boutique Hotel  Resort  Villa – Bed & Breakfast  Hostel  Guesthouse  Homestay

KALIADEM MAP:

BOOKING CONFIRMATION:

Anytime If you need transport to visit this place, you can contact me via Whatsapp (+62813 1880 6273)

Please send me your data via WhatsApp with this format for booking the tours:

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