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Mount Semeru Volcano

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Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, Malang, Indonesia
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 23 September 2014

My son and I booked on an all inclusive 3 day/night trek of Mt Semeru. It was a last minute decision put together in two days. We have absolutely no idea how it was going to be like. Here goes. We stayed the night in...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2014

The reason this gets a terrible review is because they have just put the rates up for tourists from 25000 to 207500 at the beginning of May. Local prices have risen to 17000. I made my way from Malang and climbed to the top independently....More

7  Thank 10_Downing_St
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mount Semeru is a big volcano 3676masl in Java located in Lumajang - East Java, Indonesia. This stratovolcano is also known as Mahameru, meaning 'The Great Mountain, so Mount Semeru Trekking Tour so really hard so if you are the beginner please joint with a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mount Semeru is a kind of mountain choices for trekking. This mountain is not only beautiful but it has a long legend story. This mountain is located in Malang Region and Lumajang Region in East Java. This mountain is famous for its peak called Mahameru...More

1  Thank TaxiBromo
Reviewed 15 October 2018

I trekked from Ranu Pane to Kumbolo lake, and then onto Kalimati campsite on day 1. Ate dinner around 6 then slept in a tent till 12:30AM. Started trekking up Mt Semeru 1:30AM. 3.5hrs ascent to the summit, arriving before sunrise. The temperature drops as...More

2  Thank trekclimb7
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Hike is really tough!!! no joking....it has black sand on the last stretch which has to be covered at night. You take two steps up and you slip one step back!!! its cold and its steep!!!! If you are strong enough to face these challenges...More

1  Thank Sanchit07
Reviewed 21 September 2018

It was an awesome experience to get the chance of riding around the volcano crater. It was quite exhausting because pedaling on volcanic dust surface is tough, but the descending trail was one of a kind. We didn't manage to ride on the peak because...More

Thank fahzan
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Where to start - prepare... you need a good fitness level in order to enjoy this trip. We managed the summit in 3 hrs and 15, easily but have noticed that there was a number of hikers not managing. The hiking on day 1 is...More

2  Thank djdus1706
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

You haven't been to Surabaya if you didn't climb this. Mark my word. The cliff was much more challenging than the scenic Rinjani in Lombok. A walk in the park for most, this underrated mountain is a real test for those seeking thrill and excitement....More

1  Thank caleb m
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We did a 4 day 3 nights trekking in mount Semeru, organized by climbindonesia.com, Taufan and his partners were well prapared, professional and friendly that made the experience far better. The landscape is amazing, the trekking is quite confortable de first day but reaching to...More

2  Thank mcpeivissa90
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Need 12 - 13 hours to climb up, you can spend your night at Ranu Kumbolo, but beware the freezing weather, or you can go straight away to Kalimati as your camping ground. The one that everyone waiting for is the smoke from a little...More

1  Thank Meyly A
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Hi, a couple of weeks ago we made this hike quite fast. Start from Ranupani at 16h00, about 19h00 we were in the first camp, where installed our tent, prepared a dinner and at 20h00 went to sleep. At 22h00 we woke up and at...More

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18 August 2018|
Response from Basuki K |
Yep, we have everything you need for trekking, we are in senduro
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3 August 2018|
Response from Basuki K | Reviewed this property |
yes, we sell shoes, poles, headlights for your trekking to semeru. contack us by phone or email: +6282234363295
27 June 2018|
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Response from Meyly A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, everyone should do an online register first. Some ppl tried to come and register on the day of the climb, but they can not give you permission. Every day 600 ppl.