Why visit volcanoes?

Volcanism is the most fascinating force of the planet. Volcanic areas are among the most interesting and beautiful in the world: think of Italy, Greece, Iceland, Indonesia and many others.
So why not go on an adventure and visit an active volcano?



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Guaranteed tours:
19-26 Sep 2020: Pearl of the Aegean - Santorini - Santorini Island (Greece)
10-18 Oct 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Sicila and Eolian Islands (Italy)
14-27 Nov 2020: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
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About Us:

We are a leading volcano tour specialist. Our professional team of volcanologists, photographers and tour guides offers unique travel opportunities: volcano expeditions, photo tours, and relaxed walking & study tours.
We focus on small groups and offer both scheduled group tour dates and custom dates arranged on request.
Whether you are passionate about volcanoes or want to enjoy a different vacation, you have found the right place. Have a look inside or read what clients have said about us!.

About our tours:

  • Expert guides with hands-on experience and scientific knowledge
  • Adventure: active volcanoes from close!
  • Small international groups
  • Personalized service and attention to each guest
  • Good balance between physical effort and relaxing
  • Authentic accommodation & tasty local food
  • Sustainable tourism principle
  • High standards of logistics on location
  • Fascinating landscapes
  • Get to know intriguing cultures and people
  • Archaeology and history and their connection to volcanoes
  • Last, but not least: fun and holiday memories!

News

Thursday, Jun 04, 2020
If you want to get to know the volcanic areas of Greece with an expert in depth as part of your holiday in Greece, this is for you! read all
Sunday, May 31, 2020
The current border closures and travel restrictions are dramatically affecting local communities in poorer countries, e.g. Indonesia, Rwanda, Ethiopia, just to mention those where our tours are normally taking place during this time: ... read all
Monday, May 25, 2020
While it's still difficult to say whether travel restrictions for our worldwide destinations will be lifted in time the second half of 2020, we are optimistic about our European ones. In particular, Greece has largely avoided the spread of the virus and can now safely open up for tourism again: flights from abroad are again increasing. Starting from next week, restaurants will open again, most hotels will also be open from mid June, and entry to foreign travelers will be possible without mandatory quarantine from 1 July. read all
Monday, Feb 24, 2020
A total solar eclipse will occur right over Villarrica volcano in the famous Lake District of Chile. We offer a study and walking volcano tour with the highlight to witness the eclipse on 14 Dec from its centerline near Villarrica volcano. ... read all
Wednesday, Feb 19, 2020
Enjoy beautiful spring in Greece and one of the most interesting and least known volcanic areas of Europe! ... read all
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020
Participant Jay Ramji kindly sent us some of his great photos he took during the Volcanoes & Spices tour to northern Indonesia's active volcanoes in Nov 2019: ... read all
Sunday, Feb 02, 2020
If you're curious to get to know them better, here are a few tours we propose in 2020 which are guaranteed and where a few people can join in still: ... read all
 

Featured available group tours:

Chile
10 days walking, study & photography tour in southern Chile with Solar Eclipse on 14 Dec 2020
- Easy to Moderate
3750 € $£¥
7-16 Dec 2020
Santorini Island (Greece)
Discover the nature & culture & geology of Santorini!
8-day walking and study tour on Santorini, Greece
8 days / 7 nights - Easy to Moderate
1480 € $£¥
19-26 Sep 2020
3-10 Oct 2020
10-17 Apr 2021
Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
Desert, salt and volcanoes - expedition to the Danakil desert and its volcanoes
14 days expedition to Erta Ale volcano and Dallol hydrothermal field (Danakil desert, Ethiopia)
14 days / 13 nights - Moderate
$ 4530 €£¥
14-27 Nov 2020
13-26 Nov 2021
Sicila and Eolian Islands (Italy)
Mountains of Fire - From Stromboli to Etna
9-day walking & study tour to Stromboli, Lipari, Vulcano and Etna with our expert volcanologist
9 days / 8 nights - Easy to Moderate
2780 € $£¥
10-18 Oct 2020
8-16 May 2021
22-30 May 2021
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