TREK - Mt Semeru and Mt Bromo, East Java, Indonesia, 4D 3N | #WillPowerTrek | 27th -30th September 2018

Semeru is an active volcano located in East Java, Indonesia. It is the highest mountain on the island of Java, with its steep slides reaching a height of 3676m above coastal planes to the south. This stratovolcano is also known as Mahameru, meaning 'The Great Mountain. The name derived from the Hindu-Buddhist mythical mountain of Meru or Sumeru, the abode of gods. It is located in the subduction zone of Indo-Australia plate subduction gets under the Eurasia plate.

Semeru has been in a state of near-constant eruption from 1967 to the present. on occasions, there are small eruptions every 20 minutes or so. Since 1818, at least 55 eruptions have been recorded, consisting of both lava flows and pyroclastic flows.

Semeru is regularly climbed by tourists, usually starting from the village of Ranu Pane to the north, many believe it is more technically demanding than Mt Rinjani. You must also take care due to the dangerous poisonous gases.

An option to extend the hike and climb Mount Bromo (2329m) on Day 3.

At a Glance:

  • Excellent fitness grade due to hours of vertical ascent and long endurance climb
  • Beautiful views of Java Islands           
  • Witness the active volcano Mt Semeru erupting smoke and stones every 20 minutes
  • Option to summit 2 mountains in 3 days
  • Enjoy the panorama from Bromo and see the sun rise over the ancient caldera with Mt. Semeru in the background

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Itinerary Overview

Arrive, Team Dinner, Hotel

Malang – Ranu Pane village (2300 m) – Kalimati camp (2700 m)

10km (6-8 hrs), Breakfast, Lunch at lakeside, Dinner , Camping

Climb Mt Semeru - drop off in Malang

Very Difficult, Sunrise Summit, 10-12 hrs Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Hotel

Mt. Pananjakan - Mt. Bromo (2329m) - Surabaya/Malang OR R&R - Surabaya/Malang

Easy, Sunrise Summit, Fly Home

*Please note that all timings are estimated and subjected to actual ground conditions.
*You will need to purchase your own medical and travel insurance.

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