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Good mount but much rubbish

It was pleasure time to come here. See the view and enjoy the silent place in the high place but it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Not very impressive

We were dissapointed. There is not much to see. If you don't have a lot of time in Tomohon I would... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
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“easy walk” (3 reviews)
“paved road” (2 reviews)
Tomohon 95415, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was pleasure time to come here. See the view and enjoy the silent place in the high place but it made me sad because there was so much rubbish every where.

Thank varadaborneotour
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We were dissapointed. There is not much to see. If you don't have a lot of time in Tomohon I would definitely skip this. The Lonely Planet says you can walk around the crater. We started our walk, but the grass and plants next to...More

Thank EvelineUtr
Reviewed 22 July 2017

It was cloudy that day so the view was limited. The volcano hole itself is nothing much to see, but interesting anyway.

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Mahawu is a tourist attraction with well-built stair path and observatory. As a dormant volcano it is also much safer than Lokon (but you don't get to see smoke and lava either). The view on the top is great: you can see the town, nearby...More

Thank Zijian H
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We were washed out by rain 3km from the top. We wanted to go via public transport and hike to be a little more adventurous and save $$. We should have started early morning!! Most tourists hire a private car + driver/ guide. Starting in...More

Thank Belinda W
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Not too spectacular but worth a visit, be shure to take the 60min to walk around the crated to enjoy the view on Manado and surrounding.

Thank Chillor1291
Reviewed 12 April 2017

to get there you probably will want to get private transportation as the road to the entrance means some 6 km uphill. the check point is next to the parking lot and a few meters from the stairs that lead to the viewpoint of the...More

Thank Sebastián V
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is a very accessible attraction in terms of how long it takes to reach. You can drive to a staircase that takes barely 5 minutes to climb, however the staircase is quite slippery when it has been raining (often). Make sure you climb on...More

Thank Remie V
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Mahawu volcano is one of the active volcanoes you can find on the Tondano Caldera. Famous place for bird watchers. In the dense forest we could observe 15 different species in 3 hours: Sulawesi Blue Flycatcher, Turquoise Flycatcher ssp. septentrionalis, Eyebrowed Thrush, Mountain white-eye, Sulawesi...More

2  Thank resortmountainview
Reviewed 16 January 2017

One follows a paved road from Tomohon via Rurukan, this one is the most popular as you can get very close to the crater on the motorcycle. For this reason, it was packed by young people. The other trail is lightly used as it follows...More

1  Thank Boleslav
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