Island of Venus
: Milos Island in Greece is one of the most beautiful and photogenic islands of the Mediterranean. Its boasts breathtaking scenery of colorful volcanic rocks, some of the finest beaches of the country, a rich archeological heritage, great hospitality and delicious local cuisine. Come join us to explore this magical island on a 6-days geological tour!
Pearl of the Aegean
: Santorini is one of the most beautiful islands in the world. Discover its fascinating natural and cultural history on a relaxed walking study tour with us.
Volcano and photo tour to Java, Indonesia
: Visit Java's famous volcanoes: Krakatau, Merapi, Bromo, Semeru, Ijen and others, crossing Java from west to east. This study and photography trip for a small exclusive group is one of our classic and best tours.
Solar Eclipse & volcano tour
: A total solar eclipse will occur on 14 Dec 2020 and pass over southern Chile and Argentina. Chile's most active volcano Villarrica is located exactly on the center line where the eclipse will be best to observe.
We offer you the unique chance to combine the eclipse with a tour to one the world's most beautiful volcanic areas - the Lake District in Chile.
: The Azores, a cluster of volcanic islands in the Atlantic Ocean, are famous for their very pleasant climate, breathtaking green and unspoiled landscapes and nature. They also have deep history and you'll find warm hospitality. Our new tour, guided by a photographer and volcanologist, will lead to five islands: Sao Miguel, Faial, Terceira, Pico and Flores - each with its distinct character to discover.
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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: "One of the most eye-catching guides to the world’s volcanoes ever published.
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.
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
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!.
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!
Sunday, May 31, 2020
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: ...
Monday, May 25, 2020
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. ...
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.
Wednesday, Feb 19, 2020
Enjoy beautiful spring in Greece and one of the most interesting and least known volcanic areas of Europe!
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:
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:
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.
Featured available group tours:
(17-days walking and trekking tour on Java)
17 days / 16 nights - Moderate-Challenging2800 € 2-18 Jul 20203-19 Sep 20202-18 Jul 2021
(14-days sailing expedition to the northern Kuriles Islands)
14 days / 13 nights - Custom (variable)
21-31 Aug 2020
(14 days expedition to Erta Ale volcano and Dallol hydrothermal field (Danakil desert, Ethiopia))
14 days / 13 nights - Moderate
14-27 Nov 2020
13-26 Nov 2021
(16 days volcano and photo expedition to Ambrym and Yasur volcanoes, Vanuatu)
16 days / 15 nights - Moderate
20 Sep - 5 Oct 2020
(expedition to Yasur volcano, Tanna Island, Vanuatu)
variable: 5 days - Easy
29 Sep - 5 Oct 2020
(11-days volcano expedition to Ambrym - individual departures & group tours)
11 days - Moderate
20-30 Sep 2020
(9-days walking & study tour to Stromboli, Lipari, Vulcano and Etna with a volcanologist)
9 days / 8 nights - Easy-Moderate2780 € 13-21 Jun 202010-18 Oct 20208-16 May 2021