Senin, 03 April 2017

Lokon Volcano Trekking

Lokon Volcano Trekking
Lokon Volcano Trekking

Duration : 08 hours / day
Tour Area : Tomohon City
Grade : Intermediate
Start - End : Manado or Tomohon


Meet you in Manado or Tomohon, then transfer the tour participant to the starting point at Kakaskasen village. On arrival at parking point, short briefing and prepare all necessary to walking up about 1.5 hours to reach the Tompaluan crater. Walking through the volcanic stone, you must watch out your step to make sure that your foot is step not on the slippery point. You are not allow to stay overnights near the crater or at the starting point, at list you can do is taking pictures of the crater, Panorama of Tomohon city, Memorable photos, and then return dawn due to the Volcano is one of the most active volcano in North Sulawesi. Lunch at local restaurant, afternoon return to hotel in Tomohon or in Manado

Sulawesi Overland Tour

Overland Tours
Overland Tours

Attraction : Sulawesi Overland Tour
Duration : 20 Days / 19 Nights
Tour area : Bira - Toraja - Lorelindu - Gorontalo - Bunaken
Grade : Easy – Intermediate
Start – End : Makassar – Manado

SULAWESI OVERLAND TOURS, offer a 20 Days journey is begin from Makassar or Manado. Sulawesi land is rich of Cultures, and Natures. Many of activities is available during the journey and these tours is offer you not only a highlights but offer you a combination with some places which is not touristic yet.

This tour is starting from Makassar in South Sulawesi and will end it up in Manado - North Sulawesi. Going through the boat builder in Bulukakumba, then visiting long of white sandy beach of Bira peninsula, and then going up to Ammatoa village for Black dress community, and continue to explore the land of heavenly kings of Tana Toraja, driving to Poso lake then trekking in Lorelindu National park. It's Overland Sulawesi Trip, in this itinerary, we are not passing through Togian National Marine Park. But we are still possible to enjoy the underwater beauty of Ampibabo beach in Parimo regency. Also a largest sea nomadic community in Gorontalo - Torosiaje. After that Gorontalo city become a transit city before continue to explore North Sulawesi toursism sites begin from Bogani Nani Wartabone National Park and transfer to Tomohon city for Mahawu and Lokon Volcano trekking and dawn to Tangkoko natural reserve and end up the trip at Bunaken National Marine Park. So, would very well combination between, Cities - Villages - Jungles - Rivers - Mountain - Valley - Beaches, within Hiking - Trekking - Sightseeing - Swimming - Snorkeling and diving, etc.

This all activities are easy - intermediate level, where the locals are happy to get in touch with foreigner in their area. Well combination of Mountainous, Rivers, Volcanoes, tropical rain forest, Marine life biodiversity, and many more of Flora and fauna will assist you to the satisfaction of the long journey. 20 Days and 19 nights is a more than a time to knowledge you about Sulawesi Island / Celebes.

Sabtu, 20 Februari 2016

Lokon Raised Noisy Sound and Ashes on August 2015

lokon volcano
Lokon Volcano
Lokon Volcano located in Tomohon, North Sulawesi, start raising the eruption phase last Saturday on 11:49 p.m. local time. The Tompaluan crater created column of volcanic ashes, which reached the nearst big city, the Manado. According to the officer of the Volcano Observatory post, the volcano spewed a column of ashes up to 1,300 meters high. The ash was  mostly blown by the wind to the northern and northeastern direction from the volcano.

The local residents which were affected by the eruption must get good gas-mask. The ash was covering many house from Manado city to Minahasa. It was also reprted that the eruption on last saturday had caused many flight delays at Sam Ratulangi Airport, Manado.  Thick volcanic ashes covered the airport and many jet engine, also the runaway.

There was no reports of fatalities or injuries on that eruption. This volcano is one of very active volcanoes as the part of Indonesia Ring of Fire. Locon has frequent volcanic activity. which is actually good for volcano study and eruption prediction. This volcano is also a good place for the volcano lovers. Visit Lokon Volcano with us