Desert, Salt & Volcanoes
: Experience one of the geologically most active areas on the planet: the Danakil desert in northern Ethiopia. Highlights include Erta Ale volcano with its active lava lake and Dallol hydrothermal fields offering a surreal landscape of colors, salt, geysers and springs.
From Stromboli to Etna tour
: A small group tour with a volcanologist to discover the active volcanoes in Sicily: spend 8 fantastic days in some of the most beautiful and interesting volcanic areas in the world. Watch Etna and Stromboli erupt... Last but not least, very nice accommodation and delicious food wait for you!
Volcanoes & Spices
: This 17-days adventurous expedition is one of our most exciting volcano tours! Visit Halmahera, North Sulawesi and the Sangihe Islands with some of Indonesia's most active volcanoes, including Dukono, Ibu, Lokon, Soputan and Karangetang.
Kuril Islands expedition
: The Kuril islands form one of the most active volcanic chains in the world, but are very difficult to access. From time to time, we organize expeditions to some of these remote and still unspoiled islands. Adventure guaranteed!
Volcanoes & Cultures
: The contrast between unspoiled rain-forest, coconut palm beaches, primitive culture and moon-like landscapes surrounding lava-spitting volcanoes could not be bigger: join us on an expedition to the two most active volcanoes of Vanuatu: Ambrym and Yasur.
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Volcano Calendar 2020
: We're proud to present our 2020 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past two years.
: "One of the most eye-catching guides to the world’s volcanoes ever published.
: Our professional team of volcanologists and photographers offers unique travel opportunities: volcano expeditions, photo tours, and relaxed walking & study tours.
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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The lava lake and the moon setting above the distant silhouette of Mauna Loa shield volcano. (Photo:...
Photos from volcanoes all over the world, taken during our expeditions.
: We're a team of experts offering tours to volcanoes around the world.
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.
Tuesday, Jan 21, 2020
: Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 and is moving at 40 kts in NE direction. ...
Videos taken during our volcano expeditions and tours, showing eruptions, volcanic phenomena and more.
: Our walking & study tours with a broader focus on nature, geology, landscape, photography, archaeology and culture: explore Greece, Ethiopia and many other wonderful travel destinations!
List and interactive map of recent earthquakes world-wide.
: Watch volcanoes live: our free interactive webcam and online data viewer tool
(8-days expedition to Nyiragongo volcano & mountain gorillas in Virunga National Park)
8 days / 7 nights - Moderate-Challenging
1-8 Jun 2020
1-8 Jul 2020
30 Jul - 6 Aug 2020
(expedition to study & observe Anak Krakatau volcano and its activity)
3 -7 days - Easy
Custom and group dates
4-8 May 2020
(group and private tours to watch Stromboli volcano)
5-7 hours (afternoon / evening) - Moderate
from 40 EUR p.p.
Custom and group dates
Any day between 15 Mar - 1 Nov
(14 days expedition to Erta Ale volcano and Dallol hydrothermal field (Danakil desert, Ethiopia))
14 days / 13 nights - Moderate
14-27 Mar 2020
14-27 Nov 2020
26 Dec 20 - 8 Jan 2021
(8 days walking and study tour on Santorini, Greece)
8 days / 7 nights - Easy-Moderate
16-23 May 2020
19-26 Sep 2020
3-10 Oct 2020
(15-days geology and photo tour to Iceland)
15 days / 14 nights - Moderate
9-23 Jul 2020
(5 days expedition to observe and photograph Colima volcano, Mexico)
5 days / 4 nights - Easy
Custom and group dates
on request on custom dates
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: Our continuously updated worldwide map and list of the most recent largest earthquakes in the world during the past 24 hours.
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Ethiopia and the Danakil
: Ethiopia is a very diverse and beautiful country. Thanks to our numerous expeditions to Erta Ale and Dallol
and beyond, we have an extensive collection of images showing the volcano's lava lake, the desert, the colorful hot springs of Dallol, the vast salt lakes, camel caravans and more.
Live webcams of Bardarbunga volcano
: Watch live webcam image, seismic and other real-time data in real time. If the large Icelandic volcanic erupts, you could follow the activity here.
Best tours to see lava
: Visiting an erupting volcano is an unforgettable experience. If you're particularly looking to see "Red Hot Lava", these are among the best places to go to.