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Mount Papandayan, Garut
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Test your fitness and courage and with a trek up Mount Papandayan, an active volcano whose peak stands at 2,665 m (8,743 ft). The track bears plenty of markers of volcanic activity, including steam vents and mud pools, as well as a yellow, bubbling crater. For a creepy experience, check out the ghostly patch of forest killed in a previous eruption. Be warned: some visitors may find the trek difficult, and proper equipment, such as trekking boots and sun-protection gear, is recommended. Follow the safety regulations, as volcanic activity can present unexpected dangers. Work out when and for how long to visit Mount Papandayan and other Garut attractions using our handy Garut itinerary planner.
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  • Keindahan gunung papandayan membuat banyak turis domestik maupun turis asing datang ke sini setiap harinya terutama saaat weekend .. Untuk mencapai kawahnya memang membutuhkan tenaga ekstra.. Dan sepa...  more »
  • Gunung papandayan sangat cocok mengenalkan anak2 terhadap gunung. pemandangannya indah. Fasilitas toilet sudah ada dan kawasan ini terus berbenah. Jalanan sudah mulus sampai parkiran menjelang kearah ...  more »
  • After a warm welcome in our bambu villa, a delisious traditional fish bbq was served. Later we fell asleep with local campfire songs to wake up around 5 for an interesting walk on the active Papandaya...  more »
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  • Mt. Papandayan, very beautiful place to visit. Gym climbing, can be climbed by a toddler. Even once I see there is a family who brought her baby age 4 months. Air temperature is extremely cold at night
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  • GA is second to none ...
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  • It took a struggle to get to the top. The result is superb
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