+49-6851-9777009
Guaranteed tours:
14-21 Jan: Erta Ale Volcano Special - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
14-24 Jan: Erta Ale Volcano Special - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
4-17 Feb: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
12-18 Mar: Kilauea Volcano Special - Big Island, Hawaiʻi
6-21 May: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
13-21 May: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
20-27(28) May: Fascination Volcano - Santorini Island (Greece)
29 May - 3 Jun: Aegean's Hidden Gem: Isle of Milos - Milos Island (Greece)
3-18 Jun: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
8-23 Jul: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
VolcanoDiscovery's main site

November 2016 tour photos: Erta Ale & Dallol by Hans en Jooske

The first of our Danakil expeditions of the 2016-2017 winter season turned out to be an unexpected success - not only because of the flawless logistics and organisation or the friendliness with which local Ethiopians welcome international travelers, but also thanks to the very high activity at Erta Ale and Dallol!
At Erta Ale, the lava lake has been overflowing multiple times a day, sometimes even continuously, constructing a large new area of fresh pahoehoe lava flows on the caldera floor. Our main guide and organiser, Ethiopian geologist Enku, has been regularly visiting this location but never saw it this active and impressive in his 20 years experience.
And also Dallol seems to have stepped up its game: after the slow drying out and shrinking of the hydrothermal activity at this unique location between 2010 and 2015, last year´s rains had transformed it back to is former colourful and fascinating self - and this active area is still growing even in the past few weeks.
Below we gladly share with you a number of images that our participants Hans en Jooske kindly send us days after returning home from their Danakil volcano adventure.
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery or sources as noted.
Use of material: Text and images on this webpage are copyrighted. Further reproduction and use without authorization is not consented. If you need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.

Eager to learn about volcanoes and the fascinating world around them? Visit VolcanoDiscovery