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Mount Sindoro - Sumbing

Jalan Raya Kretek, Temanggung, Indonesia
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Gunung Sindoro - an underrated magnificent volcano

First of all, it's vexing that these majestic mountains are clumped together. Surely one can visit... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2018
koko s
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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Sunrise from Sindoro

Very nice view, seeing the sunrise from Sindoro, we can see Prahu Mount, Merapi Mount, Merbabu... read more

Reviewed February 9, 2017
obedhartanto
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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Jalan Raya Kretek, Temanggung, Indonesia
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

First of all, it's vexing that these majestic mountains are clumped together. Surely one can visit both summits in one try, but it is just not fair. Each has its own characters that separate them apart. This section must be made into separate sections for...More

Thank koko s
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

Very nice view, seeing the sunrise from Sindoro, we can see Prahu Mount, Merapi Mount, Merbabu Mount, Sumbing Mount, Kendil Mount. It's very beautiful...

Thank obedhartanto
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Reviewed 3 February 2017

Sindoro is adjacent to Sumbing. Typically, hikers prefer to climb Sindoro and Sumbing at one time. From Jakarta, take a bus to Wonosobo, then get off at Terminal Mendolo. From outside of the terminal, catch a medium-sized bus (similar in size to metromini/kopaja in Jakarta)...More

5  Thank FarahMahardika
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

One of mountain that has picturesque view with coffee and tea plantation in Central Java, near Temanggung, less than three hours from Semarang. Popular with local hikers and mountain climbers.

Thank ida_srini
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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Gunung Sumbing is a mountain in Kledung that is readily accessible from Semarang (about 2.5 hours away by car). I have done Semeru, Rinjani and Kerinci before and the level of difficulty is not as high, but the views are still pretty nice. There's the...More

Thank William Q
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Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Although i've spend so many energy to arrived on top of this mount, with the square little bit dangerous. Finally my effort PAID! Long the way you'll see very beautiful panorama and green sensation field of coffee and tea, elevated the steep square also can...More

Thank Sapari's F
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Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Start from Garung, the road leads up through Garung village and the trail through farmland begins at approximately 1,478m.We can go to the hightest peak from garung at least 8 hours . Steep track have 40- 80 degrees. And the contours of the land lots...More

Thank yohanes s
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Reviewed 20 November 2015

Mount Sindoro - one of the nicest peaks I've ever been. The trek to the top from Kledung is very steep, especially after POS 3 and there's no water, so you have to bring enough with you. From Sindoro base camp in Kledung you can...More

1  Thank jabarei
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Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

Start from Garung village basecamp, will take at least 8 hours to the top. Steep track 40 - 80 degree angel. Sumbing is the 3rd tallest peak in the island of Java after Semeru and Slamet. Best climb in 2 days, camping at 2900 mdpl...More

Thank Super_Fun_Tours
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Reviewed 5 November 2014

Since Mt Sindoro is often closed for hikers because of some toxic smoke, Mt Sumbing is a good, and even higher alternative. Just 12 km away. Despite some white harmless smoke from its crater, you may see hundreds of butterflies playing at the top. Nothing...More

2  Thank Erik_Mariachi
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