Mount Egon, Maumere

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Mount Egon is a stratovolcano located in the southeastern part of the island of Flores, Indonesia in the area of Maumere bay. A landslide during the eruption on 29 January 2004 forced 6,000 people to evacuate the area. Activity of Gunung Egon on 15 April 2008 forced thousands of people to evacuate. Quakes and fumes from the volcano have been occurring since November 2010, designating Egon as one of 11 volcanoes in Indonesia on the highest level alert.
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  • Had a great fun with a groups, ensure you bring plenty of water and proper shoes except local they get into used to it without shoes.  more »
  • Great Hike, clear path marked with stone piles, don't need guide. Cost for Ojet from Sunset Cottages 65,000IDR (£4). I tipped him more due to heavy rain on the way back. He will drop you & pick you up...  more »
  • Gunung Egon is a nice dormant volcano. The trail goes through a forest at first then climbs above the tree line and affords lovely views over the sea and surrounding islands. It took us 1.5 hours goin...  more »
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  • Great for a great hike! No luck for us, we were in the clouds. Otherwise, really nice hiking and amazing view during the ascent and descent. Not very technical, accessible for all
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  • One of the active volcanoes do kab. Sikka
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