Anak Krakatoa; Hiking and Climbing

In the morning, we prepared to go to Anak Krakatoa Island. Before, the guide said that we must get up early because of visiting Anak Krakatoa Island in the morning. After preparing the things that we wanted to bring, we continued our trip by some boats. After almost one hour, we arrived on Krakatoa island area. From many source, we know that Anak Krakatau or “Child of Krakatoa:, merged from caldera formed in 1883 and it is the current location of eruptive activity.

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Tangkupan Perahu, Sangkuriang and your nature

Tangkuban Perahu, Tangkuban Parahu in Sundanese, or Mount Tangkuban Parahu is a nature tourism in West Java. It is 20 Km from North of Bandung City. High of Mount Tangkuban Perahu is 2.084 meters.

From many articles in Internet, this mount is a popular tourist attraction where tourists can hike or ride to the edge of the Tangkuban Parahu crater to view the hot water spring and boiling mud up close.  This mount is one of volcanos that still actively until now. The type of this mount is stratovolcano. Tangkuban Perahu has a few craters, three of them are Ratu crater is the biggest crater in this area, Upas crater, and Domas crater.

Tangkuban Parahu or upturned boat often associated with the legend of local community, Sangkuriang.

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