Nyiragongo Lava Lake & Mountain Gorillas
: Note: The Virunga National Park is finally opened again and we managed to get a special deal to be able to offer our expedition with TWO nights on the crater rim (normally, only one is allowed!). In a...
Kamchatka - Land of Colors
: Kamchatka, with its dramatic landscapes, wild, unspoiled nature and many active volcanoes is a great adventure destination. Next expeditions from 12-30 Aug & 1-19 Sep 2019 - volcano and landscape phot...
Volcanoes of Java
: The 17-days study and trekking tour crosses Java from West to East and ends on Bali. Along the way, we visit and climb some of its most interesting and active volcanoes: Papandayan and Galunggung in W...
From Krakatau to Bali
: The 2-weeks easy tour crosses Java from West to East and ends on Bali. Its itinerary and focus are optimized in order to provide excellent conditions and locations for photography. Your guide is one o...
Silver of the Aegean
: Milos in the western Aegean is one of the most beautiful and photogenic islands of Greece.
Known for one of the most famous classic statues, the Venus of Milos (now in the Louvre of Paris), Milos is...
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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Volcano Calendar 2019
: We're proud to present our 2019 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past few years.
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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.
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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!.
: Witnessing a volcanic eruption from close is an unforgettable experience. We offer a wide variety of tours and expeditions to active volcanoes worldwide.
: A selection of our most popular trips, which we have been offering and improving over many years now: Stromboli & Etna, Santorini, Java, Ethiopia, Nyiragongo and more. Have a look!
: Our walking & study tours with a broader focus on nature, geology, landscape, photography, archaeology and culture: explore Greece, Ethiopia and many other wonderful travel destinations!
Volcano & eruption special tours
: Tours dedicated to usually a single volcano currently in eruption. These trip, sometimes offered only last-minute through our newsletter, are among the most adventurous and most popular in our program.
Photo Expeditions & Photography Tours
: We offer you a fine selection of photo tours to exceptional places guided by experienced photographers. These tours are ideal if you are interested in learning or improving photography or, if you are an experienced photographer yourself, to get to the best locations at the best times.
1-3 day excursions
: If you're interested in volcanoes, there are a number of excursions you should not miss if you're in the area: hike to the craters of Stromboli volcano, climb Etna volcano, get to know the unique volcanic history of Santorini - some examples of shorter (1-3 days) tours and excursions we offer.
Private tours on Etna volcano
: Discover Europe's largest active volcano on private, guided 1-day tours. Tours can be customized for different interests and fitness levels.
Climbing Stromboli volcano
: Stromboli provides one of the most remarkable opportunities to watch volcanic eruptions from close: a natural ridge located 150 m above the active vents. A classic and all-time favorite tour by anyone interested in seeing active volcanoes!
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!
Thursday, Jun 20, 2019
We have 2 spots left for our expedition to Nyiragongo volcano in August. Camp for two nights on the rim of the giant crater and trek through dense forest to observe some of the last mountain gorillas in the Virunga National Park. [more]
Thursday, Jun 13, 2019
Photos taken during our recent Etna Discovery tour
in late May 2019. Our group was lucky to witness the short eruption of Etna which started 30 May and ended a few days later. Photos taken by Tobias Schorr. [more]
Thursday, May 23, 2019
The Saronic Gulf opposite of Athens is one of Greece's most undervalued destinations. Beyond the better known attractions such as Aegina, Poros, Hydra, and Epidauros, few people visit anything else. ... [more]
Saturday, May 04, 2019
At the beginning of our busiest travel season - when spring is at its best in Italy and Greece - we have some news if you fancy visit some of the world's most famous and interesting volcanoes: Etna, Nyiragongo, Krakatau and Santorini. ... [more]
Featured available group tours:
(8-days expedition to Nyiragongo volcano & mountain gorillas in Virunga National Park)
8 days / 7 nights - Moderate-Challenging
4-11 Aug 2019
(15-days geology and photo tour to Iceland)
15 days / 14 nights - Moderate
3-17 Aug 2019
9-23 Jul 2020
(16-days study and photo tour to Java, Indonesia)
16 days / 15 nights - Easy-Moderate3690 €
Custom and group dates3-18 Sep 2019 2-17 Oct 2019 4-19 May 2020
(volcano expedition to Kamchatka)
16-19 days - Easy-Moderate4350 € 12-30 Aug 2019 1-19 Sep 2019 11-29 Aug 2020
(9-days walking & study tour to Stromboli, Lipari, Vulcano and Etna with a volcanologist)
9 days / 8 nights - Easy-Moderate2780 € 12-20 Oct 2019 11-19 Apr 2020 2-10 May 2020
(17-days walking and trekking tour on Java)
17 days / 16 nights - Moderate-Challenging2980 € 13-29 Aug 2019 2-18 Jun 2020 2-18 Jul 2020
(expedition to study & observe Anak Krakatau volcano and its activity)
3 -7 days - Easy
Custom and group dates
14-17 Aug 2019
17-21 Nov 2019