Colima Volcano Special
- 5 days expedition to observe and photograph Colima volcano, Mexico -
We therefore offer a new "Volcano Special" from 15-19 February 2016, with the best moonlight conditions for photography!
This expedition invites you to join us to observe the volcano during 4 full days from various viewpoints day and night, in a comfortable setting - we will be staying the whole time in the lush forested area at the slopes of the volcano only about 7 km from the summit with stunning views already from our accommodation.
Insights into geologic and volcanological processes, explanations of outcrops and volcanic land forms, but also tips for volcano photography are provided by the accompanying volcanologist (Tom Pfeiffer).
- spectacular eruptions of Colima volcano
- geologist / volcanologist guide
- amazing photo opportunities
- options for scenic charter flights around the volcano
Colima Volcano Expedition
Arrival and pick-up from the airport of Colima (CLQ airport code). Drive to our cabin / hotel near the volcano.
3 full days and nights for observations at Colima and excursions in the area. Option for scenic charter flights (comparably inexpensive!).
Transfer to Colima airport, flight back to Mexico, departure
Dauer: 5 Tage / 4 Nächte
Reisetermine:Individuelle Termine möglich
on request on custom dates
Preis (p.P.): dep. on nr of people
Im Preis enthalten:
- 4 nights in bungalows near Colima or equivalent
- transfers in Colima area with minibus / car with driver
- full board incl drinks (meals in cabin are prepared by group)
- local guide
- experienced VolcanoDiscovery accompanying geologist
Reiseleitung:Normally, volcanologist Dr. Tom Pfeiffer accompanies this tour. Tom has been traveling to volcanoes and documenting volcanic activity for over 20 years. His science background includes a PhD thesis about Santorini and Vesuvius volcano and he has worked at the Hawai'i and Vesuvius volcano observatories before founding VolcanoDiscovery in 2004 and the new brand Volcano-Adventures in 2015.
Tom speaks German, English, Italian, French, Greek and Danish fluently as well as some Spanish where needed.
The tour starts normally in Colima (CLQ airport); typically, you fly to Mexico City and from there on to Colima on Aeromexico. Transfers from and to Guadalajara airport can be arranged as well.