Krakatau Volcano (Krakatoa), Java

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Relive the story of one of the world's most devastating eruptions at Krakatau Volcano (Krakatoa), which blew in 1883 and caused tsunamis that destroyed 165 villages and killed more than 36,000 people. The blast was heard as far away as central Australia and Mauritus. Today, you can trek up the remnants of the still-active volcano to feel the planet's raw energy bubbling below. After climbing the mountain, cool off with a dip in the sea, or go scuba diving to check out the underwater landscape. Be prepared for a long day-trip from Jakarta and pack appropriate supplies. Arrange your visit to Krakatau Volcano (Krakatoa) and discover more family-friendly attractions in Kalianda using our Kalianda trip itinerary tool.
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  • Thank you very much for the organization of our trips to Krakatau Ujung Kulon. It was really wonderful and the organization and logistics overcome our expectations! Special thanks for the guides and.....  more »
  • I have been meaning to write this email for several week. My husband and I did the Krakatau tour through your company the beginning of January 2020. We were also extremely pleased with our guide...  more »
  • Very nice but not nice also
  • The Lava was very hot and i felt a bit crispy afterwards. it was fun throwing garbage in the volcano so uh yea it was the perfect vacation but should add chlorine as well.
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