The Quietness of a Dormant Volcano in Mount Galunggung


Mount galunggung is one of volcanoes in Tasikmalaya, West Java, Indonesia that isn't active at the present. The elevation of Mount Galunggung is about 2,168 meters (7,113 feet). Mount Galunggung becomes popular cause its beauty, some people from Jakarta, Bandung, Yogyakarta, etc. are often spend their holiday in this Mountain. There are 2 places you can visit, Firstly you can go to The Crater of Mount Galunggung and Secondly you might want to relax yourself by swimming in the hot spring after you got tired walking around the crater.

If you arrive already at the first ticket counter,  you will have to pay Rp. 6,000. Afterwards, there will be two streets.
- The left route will lead you to the crater of the mountain and you will have to pay Rp. 2,000 for the parking ticket. You will have to go upstairs (620 stairs). 
-The right route will lead you to the hot swimming pool area. you will have to pay Rp. 2,000 for the parking ticket. While there are hot swimming pools, you could also go to the hot spring in the river, but you will need to pay again Rp. 10,000 at the ticket counter. You could also see some monkeys hanging around the trees. The temperature in this area is cold. So, make sure to bring a jacket in case if you get cold.








Watch this video while my friends and I were on my way to the crater


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