Second date for Kamchatka next year: 12-30 Aug 2019
Thursday Aug 09, 2018 06:09 AM | BY: TOM
Both this year and next year's tours to Kamchatka are booked out, so we decided to offer a second tour date for this exciting expedition in August 2019!
The tour can be confirmed if we reach at least 6 participants by November.
Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018
Although visitor numbers increased significantly over the past years, the active lava lake of Erta Ale volcano and unique colourful scenery of Dallol’s hydrothermal fields remained more risky travel destinations due to their proximity to Ethiopia’s border with Eritrea. The decades long violent conflict between the two countries included the killing of 5 and kidnapping of 2 tourists visiting Erta Ale in January 2012. Following this deadly incident new safety measures involved military presence at all times on Erta Ale’s summit as well as armed Afar escorts for anyone traveling in these parts of the Danakil depression. Increased security made adventure travellers return to this one-off destination which recently saw a large increase in visitors as well as documentary coverage. The region will undoubtedly become even more popular now that the 8 July 2018 peace agreement between Ethiopia and Eritrea unexpectedly made an end to one of Africa’s longest running conflicts. ... [more]
Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018
Wednesday, Jun 06, 2018
While the date for the pilot tour is booked out with one possible waiting place, we offer a second expedition for the dates 15-29 Aug. [more]
Tuesday, Jun 05, 2018
Virunga National Park authorities announced that the park, recently closed after a serious security incident, will not re-open before 2019. VolcanoAdventures can therefore not offer any expeditions to Nyiragongo volcano and its lava lake until further notice. ... [more]
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Due to a security incident within the boundaries of Virunga National Park, the park is now temporarily closed until 4 June 2018. ... [more]