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Krakatau Volcano (Krakatoa)

#145 of 2,293 things to do in Java
Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Bom Krakatau on January Tour

Two week after big erupted of Krakatau we went to the volcano with provided by Krakatau Wild is one... read more

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Volcano 🌋- Anak Krakatoa: nature’s creation or wrath ¿

This was one of the experiences which will never get faded. A Solo trip in Nov 2018 to Anak... read more

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A catastrophic explosion in 1883 had global repercussions and left only remnants of Krakatau (Krakatoa), which has shown seismic activity as recently as 1994.
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Jl. Raya Labuan KM 10 No 05 Carita Beach, 42264, Indonesia
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Reviewed yesterday

Two week after big erupted of Krakatau we went to the volcano with provided by Krakatau Wild is one of local tour operator on this area..we have been to to Krakatau and this is the first for us after volcano collapsed on December 22 with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Billjhon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was one of the experiences which will never get faded. A Solo trip in Nov 2018 to Anak Krakatau from Carita Beach. An experience which is unexplainable, truly mesmerising, nature's beauty or wrath!! clean and clear waters providing a wonderful snorkelling environment, virgin beaches,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GuptaAtul
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the tour 2 days/1 night with Hendi through what's app and it worked quite well. Hendi arrived well in advance at Jakarta airport and the car was pretty good, we stayed in Carita at Cindewulung ( I booked first night with Airbnb) a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank guerseeg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the active volcanoes of Indonesia so they offer hiking tours upto certain height only which they call level 1. We booked a tour online which offered us hiking and snorkeling along with complementary lunch. They take a boat till the island...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ekta s
Reviewed 18 November 2018

The best Krakatau Wild Thank you for provided one of our the best trip in Indonesia..we had a nice car with a nice driver with start early from Jakarta..a nice breakfast with a good meal also a fast boat from Carita to Krakatau with comfortable...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Win N
Reviewed 13 November 2018

After working in Jakarta for three weeks, this was a much needed getaway from the traffic, noise and pollution of the city. We compared rates from three companies (info@Krakatautrail.com, info@krakatauecotourism.com, info@krakatauadventure.com and one independent guide (Hendi +62 877-7215-8455). Prices ranged from 8,500,000 - 9,600,000 IDR...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank russandsheila
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Thank you for provided our great trip and stayed by camped on nearby Rakata Island one of island in the front of Nolan, the night was amazing place. There was a weak strombolian eruption occurring all the time, so red lava fountains all night. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank moncastovona
Reviewed 15 October 2018

My husband and I did a 2D/1N camping trip to Anak Krakatau and were not disappointed. The star of the trip was Anak Krakatau who showed us his beauty and strength with eruptions that were a wonder to experience. And our trip would not have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

The erupting volcano is amazing! But you need to see it at night when you can see the lava through the volcanic ash and smoke to see the full spectacle. The prices to visit Anak Krakatau are steep... All tour companies we contacted quoted 2.7...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank deforst
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

We're a group of four and booked a day trip with krakatauadventures.com. They picked us up at 5 from the hostel in Jakarta in a modern van. The first ride was about 3 hours to the speed boat. Before we were boarding we got a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from Miriam G | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I highly recommend our guide Hendy. You can contact Hendi on whatsapp: +62 877-7215-8455
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Response from gordona503 | Reviewed this property |
There is a ranger station there where a few rangers live, but that is it. Even those guys rotate on and off the island.
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Response from GuptaAtul | Reviewed this property |
From Jakarta take public bus to Carita Beach, find some fishing boats which are heading to Krakatoa, they may consider. Else the best option is to choose a tour operator Krakatoa Tours - Iyan is what I chose. His number is... More