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Tours to Active Volcanoes

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!.

Observing active volcanoes
Balancing hikes and relaxation
Tasting the local gastronomy
Enjoying spectacular scenery

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!
Mountains that are alive
Bizarre places on earth
Crater lake
Ijen blue flames

News


Tuesday, Jan 09, 2018
Join a volcanologist and a small group on an exciting tour to some of the world's most active volcanoes! Our tour from 22 July to 5 Aug is now confirmed. [more]

Friday, Jan 05, 2018
Visiting an erupting volcano is an unforgettable experience. If you particularly looking to see "Red Hot Lava", these are the best places to go to. [more]
Avachinsky volcano seen from the air when arriving in Petropavlovsk
Tuesday, Jan 02, 2018
De to the great interest in our new Kamchatka tour, which is already booked out for September, we decided to offer a second date from 14 Aug - 1 Sep 2018. For details of the program and more information, please visit the tour page or contact us! [more]
Observers at the edge of Erta Ale´s summit lava lake around dawn, November 2015 (photo: Ingrid Smet - VolcanoAdventures)
Saturday, Dec 16, 2017
Our Danakil expedition organiser and tour guide Enku has returned from a short visit to Erta Ale and informed us about both the security situation on the volcano as its activity at the summit. ... [more]
Wednesday, Dec 06, 2017
Very sad news arrives from the Danakil desert where last Sunday 3 December a German tourist died and his Ethiopian guide got injured while they were climbing Erta Ale. The two were part of a larger tourist group which had traveled from Mekele and was making their way up to the summit of the volcano. ... [more]

Sunday, Oct 08, 2017
Ivana who took part in our recent tour to Krakatau to Bali presents us a selection of her great pictures. [more]

Friday, Sep 22, 2017
A first selection of images and impressions from our pilot tour to Kamchatka this year: we cannot wait to be back next year!! [more]

Featured available group tours:

Milos - Crystals, Volcanoes and Ancient Culture
Milos Island (Greece): Aegean's Hidden Gem: Isle of Milos
(6-days geologic walking and study tour to Milos Island, Greece)
6 days / 5 nights - Easy-Moderate
1190 €  ? 
28 Apr - 3 May 2018
23-28 Sep 2018

Volcano tour to Kamchatka
Kamchatka peninsula (Russia): Kamchatka - Mountains of Fire & Ice
(volcano expedition to Kamchatka)
16-19 days - Easy-Moderate
4350 €  ? 
14 Aug - 1 Sep 2018
2-20 Sep 2018
1-19 Sep 2019

Volcanoes of Italy - the Grand Tour: explore the active volcanic regions of Southern Italy
(15-days study & walking tour from Vesuvius to Etna)
15 days (14 nights) - Easy-Moderate
3590 €  ? 
12-26 Oct 2018
11-25 Oct 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 €  ? 
5-13 May 2018
12-20 May 2018
19-27 May 2018

Volcanoes of North Sulawesi - walking tour to discover Lokon, Mahawu and Soputan volcanoes
N-Sulawesi + Halmahera (Indonesia): Volcanoes and Spices
(17 days volcano trekking tour to the Molucca Sea: N-Sulawesi, Karangetang and Halmahera)
17 days / 16 nights - Moderate
3960 €  ? 
15-31 Jul 2018
15-31 Aug 2018
12-28 Sep 2018

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 €  ? 
20 May - 3 Jun 2018
22 Jul - 5 Aug 2018
26 Sep - 10 Oct 2018

(10-days volcano expedition to Ambrym - individual departures & group tours)
10 days - Moderate
2640 €  ? 
26 Jul - 5 Aug 2018
30 Sep - 10 Oct 2018
29 May - 8 Jun 2019
Group at Krakatau volcano
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