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Lokon volcano trek

Starting point : manado Ending point : manado or others place near by manado Duration : 1 day Departure from manado direckly to gunung lokon,is about 1 hour from manado city to drive by car, after that we will walk high to the crater about 1 and half hour and comeback less than 1 hour if there are no obstacles. On this tour will be covered also can high mahawu volcano, visit extrim maket in tomohon and tradisional woden house, for those who are interested. Mount Lokon  ( Indonesian :  Lo'kon ), also known as  Gunung Lokon , together with  Mount Empung , is a twin volcano (2.2 km or 1.4 mi apart) in the  Tomohon ,  Minahasa Regency ,  North Sulawesi ,  Indonesia , roughly 10 km (6 mi) south of  Manado . Both rise above the  Tondano  plain and are among active volcanoes of Sulawesi. Mount Lokon has a flat and craterless top. [1]  Its active crater is located on its foot, named "Tompaluan" crater. Crater mahawu Mount Mahawu is a stratovolcano volcano located east of the Mou