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29 May - 3 Jun: Aegean's Hidden Gem: Isle of Milos - Milos Island (Greece)
3-18 Jun: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
4-11 Jun: Nyiragongo Lava Lake & Mountain Gorillas - DR Congo + Rwanda
10-18 Jun: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
16 Jun: Etna Trekking Tour - Etna volcano
17 Jun: Etna Trekking Tour - Etna volcano
8-23 Jul: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
10-14 Jul: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
10-24 Jul: Volcanoes in the South Sea - Vanuatu (South Sea)
14-23 Jul: The Volcanoes of Ambrym - the Grand Traverse - Vanuatu (South Sea)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out

Photo of the Month:
May 2017

The same eruption two minutes after the start still goes on strong, with much lightning and fountain...
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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 28 May 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, May 28, 2017
Quakes detected near: Askja (1 quake mag 1.2), Bardarbunga (6 quakes between mag 0.1-3.9), Bezymianny (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.3-2.9), Etna (1 quake mag 1.0), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.5), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 1.1), Hekla (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Hrómundartindur (5 quakes between mag 0.2-1.7), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 2.2-3.3), Kusatsu-Shirane (1 quake mag 3.7), Loihi (1 quake mag 2.9), Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (1 quake mag 4.2), Mauna Loa (2 quakes between mag 1.9-1.9), Ngauruhoe (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Okataina (Tarawera) (1 quake mag 1.2), Shiga (4 quakes between mag 2.5-3.2), Taranaki (1 quake mag 1.7), Taupo (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.9), Tindfjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.1), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.8), Tongariro (92 quakes between mag 0.3-2.7), Ubehebe Craters (1 quake mag 1.3), Öraefajökull (2 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1) (updated 04h50) ... [more]
Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 28 May 2017
Sunday, May 28, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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Featured tours:

Fascination Volcano - geologic walking & study tour on Santorini Island, Greece
Santorini Island (Greece): Fascination Volcano
(8 (9) days study and walking tour on Santorini, Greece)
8 / 9 days - Moderate
1250 €  ? 
5-12(13) May 2018

Etna in wtinter: excursions on ski or snow shoes
Etna volcano: Etna in Winter
(winter trekking, skiing and snow-shoe excursions for small groups or individuals)
4-7 hours - Moderate-Challenging
see details
Custom and group dates
no scheduled dates at present

Milos - Crystals, Volcanoes and Ancient Culture
Milos Island (Greece): Aegean's Hidden Gem: Isle of Milos
(6-days geologic walking and study tour to Milos Island, Greece)
6 days / 5 nights - Easy-Moderate
1190 €  ? 
29 May - 3 Jun 2017
23-28 Sep 2017

Sakurajima volcano tour
(5-days volcano expedition to observe Sakurajima volcano's activity from close)
5 days / 4 nights - Easy
1970 €  ? 
no scheduled dates at present

Volcano tour to Kamchatka
Kamchatka peninsula (Russia): Kamchatka - Mountains of Fire & Ice
(volcano expedition to Kamchatka)
15 days / 14 nights - Moderate
3910 €  ? 
3-18(19) Sep 2017

Unknown Asia - Volcanoes of Myanmar
(12 days exploring the volcanoes of Myanmar with a geologist)
12 days / 11 nights - Easy-Moderate
2850 €  ? 
open

Sinabung Volcano Special
Sumatra (Indonesia): Sinabung Volcano Special
(5 days volcano expedition to Sinabung volcano, Sumatra)
5 days / 4 nights - Easy
1790 €  ? 
Custom and group dates
20-25 Sep 2017

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