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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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!.

News

Thu, 4 Jun 2020, 12:56
If you want to get to know the volcanic areas of Greece with an expert in depth as part of your holiday in Greece, this is for you! read all
Sun, 31 May 2020, 16:57
The current border closures and travel restrictions are dramatically affecting local communities in poorer countries, e.g. Indonesia, Rwanda, Ethiopia, just to mention those where our tours are normally taking place during this time: ... read all
Mon, 25 May 2020, 08:55
While it's still difficult to say whether travel restrictions for our worldwide destinations will be lifted in time the second half of 2020, we are optimistic about our European ones. In particular, Greece has largely avoided the spread of the virus and can now safely open up for tourism again: flights from abroad are again increasing. Starting from next week, restaurants will open again, most hotels will also be open from mid June, and entry to foreign travelers will be possible without mandatory quarantine from 1 July. read all
Mon, 24 Feb 2020, 19:07
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. ... read all
Wed, 19 Feb 2020, 09:54
Enjoy beautiful spring in Greece and one of the most interesting and least known volcanic areas of Europe! ... read all
Sat, 15 Feb 2020, 11:20
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: ... read all
Sun, 2 Feb 2020, 12:42
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: ... read all

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!

Featured available group tours:

Chile
10 days walking, study & photography tour in southern Chile with Solar Eclipse on 14 Dec 2020
- Easy to Moderate
3750 € $£¥
7-16 Dec 2020
Round the world
Who has not dreamt of travelling around the world? Volcano Discovery makes this dream come true. You'll follow a knowledgeable, enthusiastic volcanologist on an "ever westward journey" to explore some of the most exciting volcanoes of the planet.
4-week round-the-world trip to Hawaii - Vanuatu - New Zealand - Indonesia
25-28 days - Easy
on request
Custom and group dates
Nov 2021
Big Island, Hawaiʻi (USA)
7 days walking tour exploring Kilauea´s historic eruption sites, Hawai'i
7 days / 6 nights - Custom (variable)
$ 3470 €£¥
Custom and group dates

Armenia
11 days walking & study tour to Armenia
11 days / 10 nights - Easy to Moderate
2500 € $£¥
no scheduled dates at present
N-Sulawesi + Halmahera (Indonesia)
Volcanoes of North Sulawesi - walking tour to discover Lokon, Mahawu and Soputan volcanoes
17-day volcano trekking tour to the Molucca Sea: N-Sulawesi, Karangetang and Halmahera
17 days / 16 nights - Moderate
3600 € $£¥
2-18 May 2021
15-31 Aug 2021
24 Oct - 9 Nov 2021
Nisyros Island (Greece)
Discover the beautiful volcanic island of Nisyros
8-days walking & study tour on the volcanic islands of Nisyros & Cos, Greece
7 nights / 8 days - Moderate
1460 € $£¥
no scheduled dates at present
Crater Highlands & Rift Valley (Tanzania)
10-days trekking and wildlife safari to the Ngorongoro Highlands and the Rift Valley, Tanzania
10 days / 9 nights - Moderate
$ 4100 €£¥
Custom and group dates

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