Central Java, volcano Sumbing, Trekking

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Central Java, volcano Sumbing, Trekking

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VOLCANO SUMBING’S PEAK NIGHT HIKING 1N/1D

Peak of volcano Sumbing is 3371 m in high. This is the second highest active volcano in Central Java after volcano Slamet (3428 m alt).The peak of Sumbing is conical in shape, has a small caldera 800 m with 50-100 m in depth. To reach the the peak you need to walk down through the crater’s rim then hike up steep path.

On peak you’ll witness volcano Sumbing’s crater spewing forth smoke constantly, as well as amazing sunrise with backgraound view of volcanoes surrounding.

ITINERARY:

Day One:
At night pick you up 09.00pm at your hotel lobby around Yogyakarta city or Magelang, then transfer to small village Garung, a starting point for our hiking. Upon arrival, take break at trekking basecamp and make arrival report.We then begin the ascent through soily path along local plantation area. After one hour of ascending, we then reach border of plantation and pine forest areas where we take break and have our snack.Next…cross mountain river, then hike up steeper path on the slope.

After 3-4 hours of hiking, we eventually reach Pasar Watu, an open view point dominated by volcanic rock. Take our second break here before summit attack.

Day Two:
In early cool morning, we reach the summit and catch the sunrise commencing lighten
summit zone of volcano Sumbing. Explore peak zone, as well as get closer look to it’s active crater spewing forth smoke constantly.After having breakfast, you then guided to descend head for village Garung where our car is waiting for transferring you back to Yogyakarta.Stop to take break min twice on point of view along the way of descent will be made before reaching Garung.(B)

TRIP INDICATOR:
GRADE:Moderate
FITNESS LEVEL:Good
PORTAGING INTENSITY:Medium
DURATION:1 Day – 1 Night
PERIOD OF OPERATION:June/October

RATE PER PERSON:
2 Person Basis Rp 1.150.000,-
3 Person Basis Rp 850.000,-
4 Person Basis Rp 650.000,-

RATE INCLUDED:
1)Private Ac Car.
2)Pick up service.
3)Trekking Guide.
4)Group Safety Trekking Gear.
5)Admission fee.
6)Breakfast.
7)Mineral water.
8)Snack And Fruits.
9)Donation.

RATE VALIDITY: January 2011 – January 2012

amboupe@gmail.com.

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