KRAKATOA VOLCANO & UJUNGKULON
My family had a great trip to Krakatau last weekend. Truly amazing to see such natural wonders. The guide and all the staff involved were excellent! I would like to do the same trip again with my sons. I would like to do the trip on Thursday 18th July and Friday 19th July.
As an active volcano on the Sunda Strait, Krakatoa famous
because of its 1883 big bang. It was supposed as one of the largest volcano eruptions
in the history of mankind, which destroyed the surrounding area, killing more than 36,000 of innocent. Countless of tons of volcanic
material were ejected and blown in to the air.
Huge tsunami hitting all west coast of Java and southeastern coast of Sumatra, the sound were heard over 4000 away from the explosion
center. The Tsunami even reach Batavia nearly at a height of 2,5 meter. The coastal line of
Lampung and west Java were swept by almost 15 m depth of sea water inland.
The Krakatoa eruption also caused
significant change of the environment surround the volcano. The volcanic material covered the islands surrounded the volcano, all turned into iceberg. Half cone of the huge Krakatoa disappeared. >
The volcano's temperature at that time reached 800 C Degrees, devastated everytthing at the surrounding,
however just in several years, the land again densely covered by rain forest and housed various faunas.
Currently the volcano regarded as quite dormat, however any activities could be
KRAKATOA VOLCANO TRIP
these trips we take you an island right across the volcano as your base camp.
We will anchor of a quite, lunar landscape of the Krakatoa volcano if it is not
in big eruption, and ascending the creater in 30 minutes to observe the
legendary crater and enjoy the abundance of beauty surround you
During the free time we trek through the dense vegetation cover
the surrounding islands to discover the unique new colony by increasing numbers
of species, after the big eruption in 1883. The islands also offer a pristine
crystal clear water to swim or snorkel.
the evening, you will have dinner over the campfire and overnight in tents on
the base camp island.
UJUNG KULON TREKKING
Ujung Kulon National Park situated on
the most west end of Java mainland. This park bears a status of World heritage
site in 1992. Being possibly the last home the endangered one horned
rhinoceros, this national park is among the most important one in Indonesia.
Refer to latest data, there are only small amount of rhinoceros left in the park. Beside
the rhinoceros, there are also another 34 species of mammals, 5 species of
primates, 59 species of reptiles, 22 species of amphiby, 240 species of birds,
72 species of insects, 142 species of fishes, and 33 species of coral life. The
park also the homes to 700 species of flora of which 57 species are considered
trip provides you experiences of trekking through the virgin coastal tropical
rain forest, stay overnight in the virgin forest, feel the peaceful touch of
the nature, tracing and watch the animals in their habitat, but just remain
relax. During the free time, you could enjoy swimming, snorkeling, or fishing
on the crystal clear water of the park.
do not need to worry about lodging and logistic, Adventure Indonesia team will
prepare tent, daily meals, transport, and porter for your convenience. Most of
the campground will be on the beautiful beach of Ujung Kulon National Park.
peoples dreaming of encountering the rhinoceros, they are really difficult to
meet. But who knows if we will be the lucky one since we will be in their
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> KRAKATOA VOLCANO CAMP
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