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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.
: "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.
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News - tours and travel
Sat, 15 Dec 2018, 22:22
Sat, 15 Dec 2018, 20:01
The contrast between the sea and the fiery top of Etna could not be bigger: during this tour, entirely dedicated to Etna, you will get to know the different sides of the universe that is Etna volcano, Europe's largest and most active volcano: Etna's ancient pillow lavas at the spectacular "Cyclopes Coast", deep gaping craters, lava deserts, lush mountain forests, lava caves, the beautiful Alcantara gorge, scenic Taormina and medieval villages and - hopefully - lots of lava await you. You will cross Etna from south to north and get to know both the southern, eastern, northern and western sides of this fascinating volcano, each totally different in character. ...more
Thu, 6 Dec 2018, 18:53
There are a few free spots for our next tour to the Canary Islands from 3-16 Feb 2019!
Tue, 27 Nov 2018, 12:09
Impressions from our latest tour to Italy's volcanoes in Oct 2018, starting in Naples, the Eolian Islands and on to Etna and Catania.
Fri, 16 Nov 2018, 15:44
A selection of photos from the volcanic island of Nisyros, Greece, by Tobias Schorr.
Thu, 15 Nov 2018, 16:25
Little chapel near Emporion
Santorini is not only a highlight when it comes to present a natural showcase geology and volcanic history, but it is also a very photogenic island. Tobias Schorr presents a selection of photos taken during our Santorini walking tour
in Oct 2018:
Sat, 27 Oct 2018, 08:49
as one of the most interesting and rewarding volcanoes to visit continues to erupt in spectacular fashion, we decided to offer two more Volcano Specials to Krakatau: 11-17 and 18-24 Nov, each with 5 days / 4 nights full expedition camp on the island. ...more
Tue, 25 Sep 2018, 08:34
Thu, 9 Aug 2018, 06:09
Both this year and next year's tours to Kamchatka are booked out, so we decided to offer a second tour date for this exciting expedition
in August 2019! ...more
Tue, 17 Jul 2018, 00:00
Nighttime observation of Erta Ale's active lava lake under the stars and red glow (Tom Pfeiffer)
Although visitor numbers increased significantly over the past years, the active lava lake of Erta Ale volcano and unique colourful scenery of Dallol’s hydrothermal fields remained more risky travel destinations due to their proximity to Ethiopia’s border with Eritrea. The decades long violent conflict between the two countries included the killing of 5 and kidnapping of 2 tourists visiting Erta Ale in January 2012. Following this deadly incident new safety measures involved military presence at all times on Erta Ale’s summit as well as armed Afar escorts for anyone traveling in these parts of the Danakil depression. Increased security made adventure travellers return to this one-off destination which recently saw a large increase in visitors as well as documentary coverage. The region will undoubtedly become even more popular now that the 8 July 2018 peace agreement between Ethiopia and Eritrea unexpectedly made an end to one of Africa’s longest running conflicts. ...more
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