Mount Merbabu Sunrise Trekking Tour – Trekking Mount Merbabu for Sunrise or Camping  will be another good option for Mountainloves. Mount Merbabu is neighbour of Mount Merapi and become one of favorite mountain for local and foreign trekkers. Merbabu has its own charms and one of many green mountain in java that present beautiful savanas.


Evening, We will pick you up in the city of Yogyakarta on the agreed place ( airport / hotel / station ). Then, direct drive to trekker’s base camp at Selo village located on the south saddle of Mt. Merbabu and Mt. Merapi for ( 2 hours drive ). Upon arrival, We prepare ourselves for a moment before doing trekking at night. Due to the characteristics of the track trekking Merbabu is quick and easy. The climbing takes about 10 hours total (6 hours trek up and 4 hours trek down). Start trekking towards midnight. At the beginning of the trip , we will pass through pine vegetation and several types of sub- alpine trees and other.

Then go to the rain forest that is not so heavy. Continue up hill until you reach a place where the forest field already rare. From here up to the top, the view is always visible to the Merapi. We start up the hill with vegetation such as shrubs and edelweisz Cantigi. By sunrise time reaching the Syarif Peak, the highest point on Mt. Merbabu (3.145 m ASL). From here you could see the spectacular surrounding views while relax and enjoying hot tea or coffee. Spare few more time to satisfy yourself before heading down and return to the base camp at Selo village. Have simple breakfast at the base camp, pick up and drive back to Yogyakarta.


  • Tour Type             : Countryside Private Tours with Ticket incluaded.
  • Tours start            : 09:00 AM.
  • Tours finish          : 13:00 PM.
  • Date                       : ( . . . )
  • Meeting location : Meeting Point at Arrival gate of Airport or in Hotel.
  • End location        : Dropping off service at Airport or in Jogja Hotel
  • Option                   : Tour Guide and English-Speaking Driver .


  1. At night you can see the milky way and starfall, and the city light of many cities (solo, magelang, jogja, salatiga, etc)
  2. See the land of Savannah.
  3. watching the sunrise from the highest peak of Merbabu. You will see the land spread out below you for miles around.
  4. Get great picture and unforgettable memories.
mount merbabu sunrise trekking tour
mount merbabu sunrise trekking tour route


09:00 – 10:30 : Pick-up at your hotel in Yogyakarta or another meeting point around the City. Then, transfer directly to Selo.

10:30 – 11:30 : Merbabu trakking is getting started.

11:30 – 05:30 : Enjoy sunrise view point on the top of Mt.Merbabu.

05:30 – 10:00 : Finish Tracking.

10:00 – 13:00 :  Arrive in hotel Yogyakarta ( Free program ).


  1. Air-conditioned private Transport with Fuel.
  2. Parking fees and location retribution.
  3. Merbabu Entrance Fee.
  4. Merbabu Tracking Local Guide.
  5. Trekking Stick.
  6. Head lamp.
  7. Welcome Drink Coffee/Tea.
  8. Breakfast on the mount peak.
  9. Lunch.
  10.  Snack.
  11.  One bottle of 1500 ml mineral water each, every day.


  1. Personal expenses.



  1. Selo (South).
  2. Wekas (West).
  3. Suwanting (South-West).
  4. Kopeng/Thekelan (North).

Public Transport From Jogja To Selo

First : Trans Jogja Bus towards Jombor Bus Station by trans jogja.

Second :  Change the bus to Semarang city, ticket is about IDR30 K.

Third : Stop at Blabak Magelang.

Fourth : Change bus to Ketep Pass.

Fifth : Change bus to Selo Village.

Selo Base Camp To The Peak

1. Selo Basecamp  Altitude: 1.600m.

Time To Pos 1 (Dok Malang) : 1h.

2. Pos 1 (Dok Malang) Altitude: 2189m.

Time To Pos 2 (Pandean) : 1.5h.

3. Pos 2 (Pandean) Altitude: 2412m.

Time To Pos 3 (Batu Tulis) : 45 Min.

4. Pos 3 (Batu Tulis) Altitude: 2593m.

Time To Pos 4 (Sabana 1) : 1h.

5. Pos 4 (Sabana 1) Altitude: 2770m.

Time To Pos 5 (Sabana 2) : 45 Min.

6. Pos 5 (Sabana 2/Camp Site ) Altitude: 2858m.

Time To Summit : 1.5h.

7. Summit  –  Altitude -> 3,145m.


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1 Comment

  1. fabian

    I would like to request for information on the sunrise hike to mount merbabu on the 24-25 december. Pls let me know the prices for 2pax.

    Thank you!

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