Land of Theseus
: The Saronic Gulf opposite Athens is one of the most beautiful and interesting areas of Greece, full of beautiful landscapes, small towns, islands, archeological remains and one of Europe's least known active volcanic areas. Join us on a relaxing tour to discover this fascinating area!
Desert, Salt & Volcanoes
: Experience one of the geologically most active areas on the planet: the Danakil desert in northern Ethiopia. Highlights include Erta Ale volcano with its active lava lake and Dallol hydrothermal fields offering a surreal landscape of colors, salt, geysers and springs.
From Stromboli to Etna tour
: A small group tour with a volcanologist to discover the active volcanoes in Sicily: spend 8 fantastic days in some of the most beautiful and interesting volcanic areas in the world. Watch Etna and Stromboli erupt... Last but not least, very nice accommodation and delicious food wait for you!
Volcanoes & Spices
: This 17-days adventurous expedition is one of our most exciting volcano tours! Visit Halmahera, North Sulawesi and the Sangihe Islands with some of Indonesia's most active volcanoes, including Dukono, Ibu, Lokon, Soputan and Karangetang.
Volcanoes & Cultures
: The contrast between unspoiled rain-forest, coconut palm beaches, primitive culture and moon-like landscapes surrounding lava-spitting volcanoes could not be bigger: join us on an expedition to the two most active volcanoes of Vanuatu: Ambrym and Yasur.
Get our newsletter!
Volcano Calendar 2020
: We're proud to present our 2020 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past two years.
: "One of the most eye-catching guides to the world’s volcanoes ever published.
: Our professional team of volcanologists and photographers offers unique travel opportunities: volcano expeditions, photo tours, and relaxed walking & study tours.
The Volcano Adventure Guide
: Excellent information and background for anyone wishing to visit active volcanoes safely and enjoyably. The book presents guidelines to visiting 42 different volcanoes around the world.
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
The lava lake and the moon setting above the distant silhouette of Mauna Loa shield volcano. (Photo:...
Photos from volcanoes all over the world, taken during our expeditions.
: We're a team of experts offering tours to volcanoes around the world.
Monday, Jan 27, 2020
Reykjanes (Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland))
: IMO reports: An inflation has been detected since January 21st and is centred just west of Mt. Thorbjorn on Reykjanes peninsula. The inflation is unusually rapid, around 3-4 mm per day and has accumulated to 2 cm to date. It has been detected both on continuous GPS stations and in InSAR images. The inflation is most likely a sign of magma accumulation at a depth of just a few km. If magma accumulation is causing the inflation, the accumulation is very small, with the first volume estimate is around 1 million cubic meters. ...
Videos taken during our volcano expeditions and tours, showing eruptions, volcanic phenomena and more.
: Our walking & study tours with a broader focus on nature, geology, landscape, photography, archaeology and culture: explore Greece, Ethiopia and many other wonderful travel destinations!
List and interactive map of recent earthquakes world-wide.
: Watch volcanoes live: our free interactive webcam and online data viewer tool
(expedition to study & observe Anak Krakatau volcano and its activity)
3 -7 days - Easy
Custom and group dates
4-8 May 2020
(volcano tour to watch the ongoing eruption of Kilauea volcano, Hawai'i)
5-7 days / 4-6 nights - Custom (variable)
Custom and group dates
(15-days geology and photo tour to Iceland)
15 days / 14 nights - Moderate
9-23 Jul 2020
(4 weeks round-the-world trip to Hawai'i - Vanuatu - New Zealand - Indonesia)
25-28 days - Easy
Custom and group dates
(17 days volcano trekking tour to the Molucca Sea: N-Sulawesi, Karangetang and Halmahera)
17 days / 16 nights - Moderate3960 € 3-19 May 20207-23 Jun 20206-22 Jul 2020
(8-days expedition to Nyiragongo volcano & mountain gorillas in Virunga National Park)
8 days / 7 nights - Moderate-Challenging
1-8 Jun 2020
1-8 Jul 2020
30 Jul - 6 Aug 2020
(8 days walking and study tour on Santorini, Greece)
8 days / 7 nights - Easy-Moderate
16-23 May 2020
19-26 Sep 2020
3-10 Oct 2020
More on VolcanoDiscovery:
Climbing Stromboli volcano
: Stromboli provides one of the most remarkable opportunities to watch volcanic eruptions from close: a natural ridge located 150 m above the active vents. A classic and all-time favorite tour by anyone interested in seeing active volcanoes!
1-3 day excursions
: If you're interested in volcanoes, there are a number of excursions you should not miss if you're in the area: hike to the craters of Stromboli volcano, climb Etna volcano, get to know the unique volcanic history of Santorini - some examples of shorter (1-3 days) tours and excursions we offer.
Become a supporter
: To continue to run this website full of free information about earthquakes and volcanoes to you, we also need to pay our developer, servers and in addition, we spend lots of our free time on it. If you enjoy it, we will greatly appreciate your support. If you like, you can send us a small donation.