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Mount Semeru, East Java

Mount Semeru, East Java

Mount Semeru, East JavaMount Semeru, this is an active volcano in the East Java. It is also known as the high mountain on Java Island. Semeru also known as Mahameru, a name from Hindu Buddhist religion. The elevation of this mountain is about 3,676 meters. It makes this mountain as the 45th highest mountain in the world and the highest mountain in the Java Island. Although it has extensive eruption history, it stills becoming one of them most popular tourism spots. It also become a popular hiking spot on Java. But since it has a difficult terrain, this hiking spot is only for the advanced hikers.

The Beauty of Semeru
The attraction of this mount is not just about the hiking challenge. There also tons of beauty here. One of them can be seen after you reach the top of the mountain. The other ones can be seen even surround it. However, there is a National Park here. Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park covers 800 square km in the center of East Java. If you are looking for the other beauty of Semeru, you can try to visit the national park. In here, there are many things to do. The most of them relate to the nature. You can enjoy the fresh air see the beautiful view or capturing pictures. All of them can be made here.

The Challenges
Semeru is one of the most challenging hiking spots on Indonesia. You need a health certificate before climbing the mountain. This is so essential considering about the challenge of the Mount Semeru, east Java. If you are not fit enough, you will never be able to make it to the top. This is very dangerous too. As a challenging hiking spot, you need to prepare anything you need. You have to be mentally and physically prepared for this. This is necessary to get the trip with the warm clothing and comfortable shoes.

You may need glove as protection from the freezing temperature too. The temperature in this mountain can be so cold. Normally, it is about 0 up to 5 degrees Celsius. In your visit, make sure to get here on time. Try to get there on 5.00 up to 6.00 to see the sunrise. This is the best time to see the beauty of the sunrise and enjoying the fresh air. Dry season is the best time to see the sunrise. Just try to visit it on April to October to see the real beauty of Mount Semeru, East Java.

Posted by : admin, on September 4, 2015


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