Gunung Banda Api, Banda Neira

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The small island of Banda Api is an active volcano in the Banda Sea, at the center of the Banda Islands group. It has been known to Europeans since the Age of Exploration, when the Portuguese Empire and the Kingdom of the Netherlands competed in the area for spice trade. A 7 km wide and mostly submerged caldera is located at the northwest corner of the volcano.Further reading.
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  • In this vulcano is you can walk and dive, on the back there are funds of gorgeous corals. There is a fantastic guesthouse and cheap called Gurung Api, ask for Alain, a very kind and honest man who with his boat will take you!
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  • A short boat ride and then a brisk walk towards the top of this volcano. Don't forget to bring water when there is little shade while walking
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  • Dont get tricked by the view from the bandaneira. The trek itself is quite hard, especially if you are first after few days. Cautions & problems 1) Tons of moving rocks below your feet makes you slipp...  more »
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  • High trips were more or less 2.5 hours it takes me to the top of the fire, banda banda Islands, Prepare yourself as best as possible, the appropriate shoes for climbing, shorts and t shirt, its ok. Should be extra careful at this hiking paths, special travel tutun down, many grains of loose rocks on the tracks, don't forget to bring water 3xtra in hot weather, drinking water can save in travel amid the shrubs for provision of time fall back.
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  • Can be climbed on, enough ramps, but have to be very careful. Surrounded by beautiful fixed perahupun usage. Very bahus.
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  • Yg sgt photos interesting objects. We can get around the island by boat and will discover the stunning natural beauty of yg
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  • Lovely place seems to go back in time
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