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Guaranteed tours:
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
21-31 Aug 2020: Islands of Fire and Whales - Kurile Islands (Russia)
3-19 Sep 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
29 Sep - 5 Oct 2020: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
10-18 Oct 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
14-27 Nov 2020: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out

Photo of the Month:
May 2020

Slightly curved columns here (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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News

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 29 May 2020
Friday, May 29, 2020
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World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 29 May 2020
Friday, May 29, 2020
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Map of today's active volcanoes
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Reykjanes (Reykjanes peninsula (SW Iceland)): (28 May) The Icelandic Met Office (IMO) reported that the seismic activity has decreased on Reykjanes peninsula in recent weeks. During the past week (20-27 May) around 120 earthquakes were located there, fewer than in the previous week when they were just more than 200. The largest earthquake was recorded with magnitude M 2.1. ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during May 2020
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Jump to daily reports for : 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 May 2020
Summary: 6711 quakes M2+, 3254 quakes M3+, 1038 quakes M4+, 119 quakes M5+, 10 quakes M6+ (11132 total) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 28 May 2020
Thursday, May 28, 2020
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Map of today's active volcanoes
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Karymsky (Kamchatka): (27 May) KVERT reported that moderate explosion at 17:20 local time are being observed. Emissions of steam and ash were generated by the explosion which reached approx. 23,000 ft (7,000 m) altitude and drifted E-NE. ... [more]

Wednesday, May 27, 2020
If you look for a near complete list of volcanoes that have been active during a given year (& month), we created a table & map from our database. [more]

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Featured tours:

Who has not dreamt of travelling around the world? Volcano Discovery makes this dream come true. You'll follow a knowledgeable, enthusiastic volcanologist on an "ever westward journey" to explore some of the most exciting volcanoes of the planet.
(4 weeks round-the-world trip to Hawai'i - Vanuatu - New Zealand - Indonesia)
25-28 days - Easy
see details
Custom and group dates
Nov 2021

Desert, salt and volcanoes - expedition to the Danakil desert and its volcanoes
Danakil desert (Ethiopia): Desert, salt and volcanoes
(14 days expedition to Erta Ale volcano and Dallol hydrothermal field (Danakil desert, Ethiopia))
14 days / 13 nights - Moderate
$ 4530  ? 
14-27 Nov 2020
13-26 Nov 2021

Volcano Special to Colima volcano, Mexico
(5 days expedition to observe and photograph Colima volcano, Mexico)
5 days / 4 nights - Easy
1750 €  ? 
Custom and group dates
on request on custom dates

Expedition to active Anak Krakatau volcano
Krakatau volcano (Indonesia): Krakatau Volcano Special
(expedition to study & observe Anak Krakatau volcano and its activity)
3 -7 days - Easy
950 €  ? 
Custom and group dates
when erupting
1-5 Oct 2020
3 Jun - 19 Jan 2021

Discover the beautiful volcanic island of Nisyros
Nisyros Island (Greece): Almonds, olives and volcanoes
(8-days walking & study tour on the volcanic islands of Nisyros & Cos, Greece)
7 nights / 8 days - Moderate
1460 €  ? 
17-24 Oct 2020

Photographic expedition to Iceland
(15-days geology and photo tour to Iceland)
15 days / 14 nights - Moderate
3550 €  ? 
9-23 Jul 2020
24 Jun - 8 Jul 2021
30 Jul - 13 Aug 2021

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
 

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