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Krakatau Volcano (Krakatoa)

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The best my life tour at Krakatau

The best Krakatau Wild Thank you for provided one of our the best trip in Indonesia..we had a nice... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Win N
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New York City, New York
Outstanding weekend getaway from Jakarta

After working in Jakarta for three weeks, this was a much needed getaway from the traffic, noise... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2018
russandsheila
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Santa Clara, California
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A catastrophic explosion in 1883 had global repercussions and left only remnants of Krakatau (Krakatoa), which has shown seismic activity as recently as 1994.
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Jl. Raya Labuan KM 10 No 05 Carita Beach, 42264, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best Krakatau Wild Thank you for provided one of our the best trip in Indonesia..we had a nice car with a nice driver with start early from Jakarta..a nice breakfast with a good meal also a fast boat from Carita to Krakatau with comfortable...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Win N
Reviewed 13 November 2018

After working in Jakarta for three weeks, this was a much needed getaway from the traffic, noise and pollution of the city. We compared rates from three companies (info@Krakatautrail.com, info@krakatauecotourism.com, info@krakatauadventure.com and one independent guide (Hendi +62 877-7215-8455). Prices ranged from 8,500,000 - 9,600,000 IDR...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank russandsheila
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Thank you for provided our great trip and stayed by camped on nearby Rakata Island one of island in the front of Nolan, the night was amazing place. There was a weak strombolian eruption occurring all the time, so red lava fountains all night. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank moncastovona
Reviewed 15 October 2018

My husband and I did a 2D/1N camping trip to Anak Krakatau and were not disappointed. The star of the trip was Anak Krakatau who showed us his beauty and strength with eruptions that were a wonder to experience. And our trip would not have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

The erupting volcano is amazing! But you need to see it at night when you can see the lava through the volcanic ash and smoke to see the full spectacle. The prices to visit Anak Krakatau are steep... All tour companies we contacted quoted 2.7...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank deforst
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

We're a group of four and booked a day trip with krakatauadventures.com. They picked us up at 5 from the hostel in Jakarta in a modern van. The first ride was about 3 hours to the speed boat. Before we were boarding we got a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lau_dress
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We organised our trip to Krakatau with Hendi via his Whats Ap link whilst we were travelling through Java. Hendi was so professional, he responded promptly to all our enquiries, organised pickup with a driver from Bogor to Carita and drop of at Jakarta at...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Travellingraewyn
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Going to Krakatau is my dream to see one of the volcanoes found in the world. I went with one of the local tour operators in the local area. They were very professional in handling the tourists. we stayed by camping on Rakata island at...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Ronaldy B
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We went to Krakatau with a fast boat from Carita, and camped on nearby Rakata Island for the night (Krakatau Trail). It was amazing! There was a weak strombolian eruption occurring at the time, so lava fountains all night. The guide had very good English,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank simonwalker0
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Krakatau Ecotourism provide us to visited the volcano..everything was fantastic trip stayed for 2 days to explored this area with stay on the tent by camping really the best experiencing for lifetime..the sky was great, the activity of the volcano was very high during those...More

Date of experience: August 2018
5  Thank Yos W
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JamesE2557
15 August 2018|
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Response from Miriam G | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I highly recommend our guide Hendy. You can contact Hendi on whatsapp: +62 877-7215-8455
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Gretchen R
17 April 2018|
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Response from gordona503 | Reviewed this property |
There is a ranger station there where a few rangers live, but that is it. Even those guys rotate on and off the island.
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Pulzar009
25 January 2018|
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Response from Jinssz | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure because I used a private tour company. Perhaps a local ppl there could answer u. Or u may look for peucang island resort.
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