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Guaranteed tours:
24 Jun - 1 Jul 2018: Volcanoes of the Danakil desert - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
12-14 Jul 2018: Krakatau Volcano Special - Krakatau volcano, Sunda Strait
15-31 Jul 2018: Volcanoes and Spices - N-Sulawesi + Halmahera (Indonesia)
22-27 Jul 2018: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
22 Jul - 5 Aug 2018: Volcanoes and Cultures - Adventures in the South Sea - Vanuatu (South Sea)
26 Jul - 5 Aug 2018: The Volcanoes of Ambrym - the Grand Traverse - Vanuatu (South Sea)
30 Jul - 13 Aug 2018: Colors of Iceland: Fire, Earth, Ice and Water - Iceland
15-31 Aug 2018: Volcanoes and Spices - N-Sulawesi + Halmahera (Indonesia)
1-14 Sep 2018: Volcano Special: Ibu - Dukono - Lokon - Halmahera (Indonesia)
26 Sep - 10 Oct 2018: Volcanoes and Cultures - Adventures in the South Sea - Vanuatu (South Sea)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
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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?

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!

News


Wednesday, Jun 06, 2018
While the date for the pilot tour is booked out with one possible waiting place, we offer a second expedition for the dates 15-29 Aug. [more]
Many travelers hiked to the summit of Nyiragongo volcano from where one can look down on the world’s largest active lava lake (image: Ingrid Smet)
Tuesday, Jun 05, 2018
Virunga National Park authorities announced that the park, recently closed after a serious security incident, will not re-open before 2019. VolcanoAdventures can therefore not offer any expeditions to Nyiragongo volcano and its lava lake until further notice. ... [more]
Two young maintain gorillas playing in Virunga NP (photo: Ingrid Smet / VolcanoDiscovery)
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Due to a security incident within the boundaries of Virunga National Park, the park is now temporarily closed until 4 June 2018. ... [more]
Tuesday, May 08, 2018
A last minute spot is now again available for this year's Kamchatka volcano expedition! [more]

Thursday, Apr 12, 2018
See two of the world's most active volcanoes from close: join our volcano special tour to Ibu+Dukono on Halmahera, Indonesia. [more]

Friday, Apr 06, 2018
A set of pictures showing typical sluggish pahoehoe lava flows active near Pulama Pali in mid March, taken by Dr. Ingrid Smet during an exploration on 16 Mar 2018. [more]

Featured available group tours:

Discover the beautiful volcanic island of Nisyros
Nisyros Island, Greece: Almonds, olives and volcanoes
(8-days walking & study tour on the volcanic islands of Nisyros & Cos, Greece)
8 days - Moderate
1240 €  ? 
13-20 Oct 2018
13-20 Apr 2019

Volcanoes in the South Sea - Expedition to Vanuatu
(15 days volcano and photo expedition to Ambrym and Yasur volcanoes, Vanuatu)
14-20 days - Moderate
3290 €  ? 
22 Jul - 5 Aug 2018
26 Sep - 10 Oct 2018
29 May - 12 Jun 2019

Discover the nature & culture & geology of Santorini!
Santorini Island, Greece: Pearl of the Aegean - Santorini
(8 days walking and study tour on Santorini, Greece)
7 nights / 8 days - Easy-Moderate
1250 €  ? 
22-29 Sep 2018
6-13 Oct 2018
6-13 Apr 2019

Photographic expedition to Iceland
(15-days geology and photo tour to Iceland)
15 days / 14 nights - Moderate
3395 €  ? 
30 Jul - 13 Aug 2018
24 Feb - 10 Mar 2019
29 Jun - 13 Jul 2019

Volcanoes in the South Sea - Expedition to Vanuatu
(expedition to Yasur volcano, Tanna Island, Vanuatu)
variable: 5 days - Easy
1590 €  ? 
22-27 Jul 2018
26 Sep - 1 Oct 2018
7-12 Jun 2019

Mountains of Fire - From Stromboli to Etna
Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy): From Stromboli to Etna
(9-days walking & study tour to Stromboli, Lipari, Vulcano and Etna with a volcanologist)
9 days / 8 nights - Easy-Moderate
2580 €  ? 
6-14 Oct 2018
20-28 Oct 2018
16-24 Apr 2019

Expedition to active Anak Krakatau volcano
Krakatau volcano, Sunda Strait: Krakatau Volcano Special
(expedition to study & observe Anak Krakatau volcano and its activity)
7 days - Easy
from 790 EUR p.P.
Custom and group dates
when erupting (unknown!)
12-14 Jul 2018
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