Krakatoa or Krakatau
The legendary Krakatau lies about 60 km from Carita Beach. Today only a small part of the origin volcano remains, but when Krakatau blew itself apart in 1883, in one of the world’s greatest and the most catastrophic eruptions, the effects were recorded far beyond Sunda strait and it achieved instant and lasting infamy.

For centuries Krakatau had been a familiar nautical landmark for much of the world’s maritime traffic  which was funneled through the narrow Sunda Strait. The volcano had been dormant since 1680 and was widely regarded as extinct but from may through to early August in 1883 passing ship reported moderate activity, by 26 August Krakatau was raging and explosions become more and more violent. At 10 am on 27 August Krakatau erupted with the biggest bang ever recorded on earth. On the island Rodriguez more than 4600 km to the SW, police chief reported hearing booming of “ heavy guns from eastward’; in Alice Spring, 3500 km to the SE , Resident also reported hearing strange explosions from the NW. Read More >>


KRAKATAU FULL DAY TOUR
Tour Package A
Tour Code KFDTRA01

Tour Type : Volcano Tour - Adventure
Difficulty : Easy - Moderate
Tour Character : Boat Trips by fastboat - easy - moderate walk
Duration : Full Day
Price : Contact us

 

Itinerary
Jakarta transfer to  Carita Beach - boat ride to  Krakatau
We’ll pick you  up at Jakarta Airport or in Jakarta City. We’ll meet you there  with our representative and then for the three - hour drive  to West Banten Coast (Carita Beach) or you can drive by your own car. After the three-hour drive you’ll take a rest for a while. And we then  get onboard ready to cruise (it  takes  about 1.5 hours) Sunda Strait to “one of the world’s greatest and the most catastrophic eruptions on earth, the effects were recorded far beyond Sunda strait and it achieved instant and lasting infamy”. On the way to Krakatoa  we sometimes could see  group of dolphins (if you’re lucky). When  we arrive there the boat will surround  Anak Krakatoa where you’ll see one of live volcano in the world, it grows up around 50 cm/year. Landing on the East side of Anak Krakatoa (Child of Krakatoa ), we then hike up to the first level of Anak Krakatoa’s peak where we’ll  see molten of rocks which thrown from caldera. Afterwards, it is a short cruise to Legon Cabe beach at Rakata island (part of the origin volcano remains). It is time to explore  underwater of Krakatoa to see variety of fishes and corals reef. We’ll have lunch on the  beach. Around the beach we’ll search the monitor lizard which can be seen sometimes. Late afternoon back to Carita Beach, then transfer to Jakarta (L)


KRAKATAU FULL DAY TOUR
Tour Package B
Tour Code KFDTRB0201

Tour Type : Volcano Tour - Adventure
Difficulty : Easy - Moderate
Tour Character : Boat Trips by fastboat - easy - moderate walk
Duration : 2 days 1 nite
Price 
:Contact us

Itinerary
DAY  01: Jakarta transfer to  Carita
We wil pick you  up at the Airport/Jakarta city  then drive directly to West Coast Of Banten ( Carita Beach). It takes about 4 hours to get Carita Beach, check in at  hotel . Free Program

DAY  02: Carita cruise to  Krakatoa then back to Jakarta
After you had breakfast, it is short walk to Marina Lippo and then we get on the boat (cruising) the Sunda strait to the famous, deserted, active volcano island, to sea is left of the biggest explosion ever recorded in history mankind (1883) approximately 1,5 hours, landing and climb up the volcano,  back to the boat then continue to old  Krakatau island for snorkeling to see variety of fish at coral reef "angelfish, surgeonfish, clownfish, batfish, butterfly fish etc", lunch will be served on the  beach. Late afternoon back to Carita -  Jakarta. (B,L). Your next destination

Note*

  • Please book min 1 week before departure
  • Booking confirmation subject to the availability of  accommodation
  • Itinerary subject to change due to unforeseen condition.
  • Bring trekking/sport shoes, repellent,  towel, swimming wear,sun block, hat and camera
  • All tour durations is flexible according to your schedule and budget. we can arrange airport transfer and hotel