Explore the famous Merapi volcano in Yogyakarta in ‘American Willy’s’ during this Merapi Yogyakarta tour. Apart from Mount Merapi, you also visit the impressive temples of Prambanan and Borobudur. This one-day Merapi tour is a perfect blend of adventure and culture.
Pick-up at your hotel or at the airport. After the initial meet and greet, you drive in a so-called ‘American Willy’ to the temple of Prambanan, built in the 9th century and Java’s most famous Hindu temple.
After this temple visit, you drive to the base of Mount Merapi. You can witness the consequences of this volcano’s last big eruption in 2010.
Enjoy lunch in a local restaurant and drive to the temples of Borobudur, Pawon and Mendut. Borobudur is a world heritage site and a must-see when you are in Yogyakarta.
From Borobudur, you are transferred to your hotel in Yogyakarta or to the airport.
We did this trip a few weeks ago, but we're still thinking a lot about this great day out. Exploring the area around Mt Merapi and visiting both Prambanan and Borobudur temples in an American Willy really was a lot of fun! It'd been a long time since we'd been laughing so much :-).