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12-18 Apr: Kilauea Volcano Special - Big Island, Hawaiʻi
22-29 Apr: Pearl of the Aegean - Santorini - Santorini Island, Greece
13-21 May: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
20-27(28) May: Fascination Volcano - Santorini Island (Greece)
29 May - 3 Jun: Aegean's Hidden Gem: Isle of Milos - Milos Island (Greece)
3-18 Jun: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
4-11 Jun: Nyiragongo Lava Lake & Mountain Gorillas - DR Congo + Rwanda
10-18 Jun: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
8-23 Jul: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
10-24 Jul: Volcanoes in the South Sea - Vanuatu (South Sea)
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March 2017

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Eruption at Sakurajima in the evening of 25 Mar 2017 (image: @Rglove1211 / twitter)
Saturday, Mar 25, 2017
After several months of quiet, a vulcanian-type explosion occurred this afternoon (25 Mar) shortly after 18h local time(18:03). ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 25 Mar 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Mar 25, 2017
Quakes detected near: Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.3), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.2-2.2), Hrómundartindur (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Hualalai (1 quake mag 2.1), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 1.7-2.1), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 2.1), Nipesotsu-Maruyama (1 quake mag 2.5), Okataina (Tarawera) (1 quake mag 1.5), Planchón-Peteroa (1 quake mag 2.7), Reykjanes (1 quake mag 1.8), Salton Buttes (10 quakes between mag 1.1-2.0), Spurr (1 quake mag 1.6), Taranaki (1 quake mag 2.3), Taupo (1 quake mag 1.3), Ubehebe Craters (1 quake mag 2.2), Vatnafjöll (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8), Whale Island (1 quake mag 2.0), Yantarni (3 quakes between mag 1.9-2.5) (updated 18h50) ... [more]
Saturday, Mar 25, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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Featured tours:

Mountains of Fire - Stromboli to Etna tour
Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy): From Stromboli to Etna
(walking & study tour with a volcanologist to Etna, Vulcano, Lipari and Stromboli)
9 days / 8 nights - Easy-Moderate
2580 €  ? 
13-21 May 2017
10-18 Jun 2017
30 Sep - 8 Oct 2017

Fascination Volcano - geologic walking & study tour on Santorini Island, Greece
Santorini Island (Greece): Fascination Volcano
(8 (9) days study and walking tour on Santorini, Greece)
8 / 9 days - Moderate
1250 €  ? 
12-19 May 2017
20-27(28) May 2017
5-12(13) May 2018

Volcanoes & Culture: the South Sea - Expedition to Vanuatu
Vanuatu (South Sea): Volcanoes, Adventure & Culture
(Photo expedition to Vanuatu: Yasur & Ambrym)
14 days - Moderate
3190 €  ? 
26 Jun - 9 Jul 2017
30 Oct - 12 Nov 2017

Nyiragongo's lava lake and the mountain gorillas: expedition
(8-days volcano expedition to Nyiragongo volcano & mountain gorillas in the Virunga Park)
8 days / 7 nights - Moderate-Challenging
$ 3950  ? 
4-11 Jun 2017
8-15 Jul 2017
5-12 Aug 2017

Expedition to active Batu Tara volcano
Batu Tara (Indonesia): Batu Tara Volcano Expedition
(expedition to currently active Batu Tara volcano, Indonesia)
8 days / 7 nights - Easy
2890 €  ? 
no scheduled dates at present

Kilauea Volcano Special - 4 days geologic tour to observe and understand Kilauea volcano on Hawai'i
Big Island, Hawaiʻi: Kilauea Volcano Special
(volcano tour to watch the ongoing eruption of Kilauea volcano, Hawai'i)
5-7 days / 4-6 nights - Custom (variable)
$ 2950  ? 
Custom and group dates
12-18 Apr 2017

Milos - Crystals, Volcanoes and Ancient Culture
Milos Island (Greece): Aegean's Hidden Gem: Isle of Milos
(6-days geologic walking and study tour to Milos Island, Greece)
6 days / 5 nights - Easy-Moderate
1190 €  ? 
29 May - 3 Jun 2017
23-28 Sep 2017

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