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Mount Egon, Maumere

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#11 of 20 in Parks in Flores
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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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  • 3: climb through the forest and then on the volcano. A little sports but doable. A bit slippery descent because of the rocks. Cold wind at the top. Some smell of suffers and a bit of smoke at the top. Nice view of the coast, the sea and the Islands almost deserted in front where you can do snorkeling.
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  • In the hotel we were told that it's better to do the hike with a guide, but in fact, you don't need one as there is just one trail up to Mount Egon. Also, other than most reviews say, we easily found ...  more »
  • We are a bit strayed along the way makes that we are climbing in pm. I suggest you take a guide if you are in a hurry or don't have time to waste (10000 rupiah / pers). The mounted is not always easy and the descent is not always easy... but generally it is done well. A lot of rolling stones and not always stable under your feet... Arrived at the top... it was often cloudy and sometimes sunny for short periods. Brief to do early in the morning.
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