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News - tours and travel
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
Tue, 10 Jul 2018, 07:55
Eruption on Anak Krakatau
A new eruptive phase is in progress at on of our favorite volcanoes, Anak Krakatau. We now offer a second eruption special tour
for a small group of 6 people from 10-15 August. ...more
Wed, 6 Jun 2018, 10:55
While the date for the pilot tour is booked out with one possible waiting place, we offer a second expedition for the dates 15-29 Aug.
Tue, 5 Jun 2018, 16:25
Many travelers hiked to the summit of Nyiragongo volcano from where one can look down on the world’s largest active lava lake (image: Ingrid Smet)
Virunga National Park authorities announced that the park, recently closed after a serious security incident, will not re-open before 2019. VolcanoAdventures can therefore not offer any expeditions to Nyiragongo volcano and its lava lake until further notice. ...more
Wed, 16 May 2018, 14:54
Two young maintain gorillas playing in Virunga NP (photo: Ingrid Smet / VolcanoDiscovery)
Due to a security incident within the boundaries of Virunga National Park, the park is now temporarily closed until 4 June 2018. ...more
Tue, 8 May 2018, 15:42
Fri, 13 Apr 2018, 21:48
Thu, 12 Apr 2018, 08:42
See two of the world's most active volcanoes from close: join our volcano special tour to Ibu+Dukono on Halmahera, Indonesia.
Fri, 6 Apr 2018, 05:30
A set of pictures showing typical sluggish pahoehoe lava flows active near Pulama Pali in mid March, taken by Dr. Ingrid Smet during an exploration on 16 Mar 2018.
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