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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Guaranteed tours:
14-27 Mar 2020: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
21-28 Mar 2020: Land of Theseus - Saronic Gulf (Greece)
28 Mar - 4 Apr 2020: Land of Theseus - Saronic Gulf (Greece)
11-19 Apr 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
4-8 May 2020: Krakatau Volcano Special - Krakatau volcano (Indonesia)
2-18 Jul 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
21-31 Aug 2020: Islands of Fire and Whales - Kurile Islands (Russia)
3-19 Sep 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out

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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!

News


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. [more]

Wednesday, Feb 19, 2020
Enjoy beautiful spring in Greece and one of the most interesting and least known volcanic areas of Europe! [more]

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: [more]

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: [more]

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. [more]

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! [more]

Featured available group tours:

Volcano tour to Kamchatka
Kamchatka (Russia): Kamchatka - Land of Colors
(volcano expedition to Kamchatka)
16-19 days - Easy-Moderate
4590 €  ? 
11-29 Aug 2020
10-28 Aug 2021

Nyiragongo's lava lake and the mountain gorillas: expedition
(8-days expedition to Nyiragongo volcano & mountain gorillas in Virunga National Park)
8 days / 7 nights - Moderate-Challenging
$ 3950  ? 
1-8 Jun 2020
1-8 Jul 2020
30 Jul - 6 Aug 2020

Desert, salt and volcanoes - expedition to the Danakil desert and its volcanoes
Danakil desert (Ethiopia): Desert, salt and volcanoes
(14 days expedition to Erta Ale volcano and Dallol hydrothermal field (Danakil desert, Ethiopia))
14 days / 13 nights - Moderate
$ 4530  ? 
14-27 Mar 2020
14-27 Nov 2020
26 Dec 20 - 8 Jan 2021

Kurile Islands (Russia): Islands of Fire and Whales
(14-days sailing expedition to the northern Kuriles Islands)
14 days / 13 nights - Custom (variable)
5600 EUR
21-31 Aug 2020

Visit the Methana peninsula!
Saronic Gulf (Greece): Land of Theseus
(8-days study and walking tour in the Saronic Gulf near Athens)
8 days / 7 nights - Easy-Moderate
1380 €  ? 
Custom and group dates
21-28 Mar 2020
28 Mar - 4 Apr 2020
2 May - 9 Feb 2020

Volcanoes in the South Sea - Expedition to Vanuatu
(16 days volcano and photo expedition to Ambrym and Yasur volcanoes, Vanuatu)
14-20 days - Moderate
4150 €  ? 
20 Sep - 5 Oct 2020

Expedition to active Anak Krakatau volcano
Krakatau volcano (Indonesia): Krakatau Volcano Special
(expedition to study & observe Anak Krakatau volcano and its activity)
3 -7 days - Easy
1450 €  ? 
Custom and group dates
when erupting
4-8 May 2020
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