Desert, Salt & Volcanoes
: Experience one of the geologically most active areas on the planet: the Danakil desert in northern Ethiopia. Highlights include Erta Ale volcano with its active lava lake and Dallol hydrothermal fields offering a surreal landscape of colors, salt, geysers and springs.
From Stromboli to Etna tour
: A small group tour with a volcanologist to discover the active volcanoes in Sicily: spend 8 fantastic days in some of the most beautiful and interesting volcanic areas in the world. Watch Etna and Stromboli erupt... Last but not least, very nice accommodation and delicious food wait for you!
Volcanoes & Spices
: This 17-days adventurous expedition is one of our most exciting volcano tours! Visit Halmahera, North Sulawesi and the Sangihe Islands with some of Indonesia's most active volcanoes, including Dukono, Ibu, Lokon, Soputan and Karangetang.
Volcanoes & Cultures
: The contrast between unspoiled rain-forest, coconut palm beaches, primitive culture and moon-like landscapes surrounding lava-spitting volcanoes could not be bigger: join us on an expedition to the two most active volcanoes of Vanuatu: Ambrym and Yasur.
Solar Eclipse & volcano tour
: A total solar eclipse will occur on 14 Dec 2020 and pass over southern Chile and Argentina. Chile's most active volcano Villarrica is located exactly on the center line where the eclipse will be best to observe.
We offer you the unique chance to combine the eclipse with a tour to one the world's most beautiful volcanic areas - the Lake District in Chile.
Why visit volcanoes?Volcanism is the most fascinating force of the planet.
Volcanic areas are among the most interesting and beautiful in the world: think of Italy, Greece, Iceland, Indonesia and many others
So why not go on an adventure and visit an active volcano?
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: "One of the most eye-catching guides to the world’s volcanoes ever published.
The Volcano Adventure Guide
: Excellent information and background for anyone wishing to visit active volcanoes safely and enjoyably. The book presents guidelines to visiting 42 different volcanoes around the world.
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Types of tours
: We offer a broad variety of tours to volcanic areas: volcano expeditions and specials, discovery tours with hiking, photography, nature and culture, pilot tours and private custom tours.
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About Us:We are a leading volcano tour specialist. Our professional team of volcanologists, photographers and tour guides offers unique travel opportunities: volcano expeditions, photo tours, and relaxed walking & study tours.
We focus on small groups and offer both scheduled group tour dates and custom dates arranged on request.
Whether you are passionate about volcanoes or want to enjoy a different vacation, you have found the right place. Have a look inside or read what clients have said about us!.
About our tours:
- Expert guides with hands-on experience and scientific knowledge
- Adventure: active volcanoes from close!
- Small international groups
- Personalized service and attention to each guest
- Good balance between physical effort and relaxing
- Authentic accommodation & tasty local food
- Sustainable tourism principle
- High standards of logistics on location
- Fascinating landscapes
- Get to know intriguing cultures and people
- Archaeology and history and their connection to volcanoes
- Last, but not least: fun and holiday memories!
Monday, Feb 24, 2020
A total solar eclipse will occur right over Villarrica volcano in the famous Lake District of Chile. We offer a study and walking volcano tour with the highlight to witness the eclipse on 14 Dec from its centerline near Villarrica volcano.
Wednesday, Feb 19, 2020
Enjoy beautiful spring in Greece and one of the most interesting and least known volcanic areas of Europe!
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020
Participant Jay Ramji kindly sent us some of his great photos he took during the Volcanoes & Spices tour
to northern Indonesia's active volcanoes in Nov 2019:
Sunday, Feb 02, 2020
If you're curious to get to know them better, here are a few tours we propose in 2020 which are guaranteed and where a few people can join in still:
Wednesday, Jan 22, 2020
Join us on an easy volcano expedition to one of the world's most active volcanoes. Next tour date 1-7 March 2020.
Wednesday, Dec 25, 2019
We thank sincerely all who traveled with us or simply followed our website, who shared photos and posted opinions, and wish you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2020!
Featured available group tours:
(volcano expedition to Kamchatka)
16-19 days - Easy-Moderate
11-29 Aug 2020
10-28 Aug 2021
(8-days expedition to Nyiragongo volcano & mountain gorillas in Virunga National Park)
8 days / 7 nights - Moderate-Challenging
1-8 Jun 2020
1-8 Jul 2020
30 Jul - 6 Aug 2020
(14 days expedition to Erta Ale volcano and Dallol hydrothermal field (Danakil desert, Ethiopia))
14 days / 13 nights - Moderate
14-27 Mar 2020
14-27 Nov 2020
26 Dec 20 - 8 Jan 2021
(14-days sailing expedition to the northern Kuriles Islands)
14 days / 13 nights - Custom (variable)
21-31 Aug 2020
(8-days study and walking tour in the Saronic Gulf near Athens)
8 days / 7 nights - Easy-Moderate1380 €
Custom and group dates21-28 Mar 2020 28 Mar - 4 Apr 2020 2 May - 9 Feb 2020
(16 days volcano and photo expedition to Ambrym and Yasur volcanoes, Vanuatu)
14-20 days - Moderate
20 Sep - 5 Oct 2020
(expedition to study & observe Anak Krakatau volcano and its activity)
3 -7 days - Easy
Custom and group dates
4-8 May 2020