Type of volcano: Stratovolcano.

Location: East Java, Indonesia

Altitude: 3676m.

Semeru, or Mount Semeru (Indonesian: Gunung Semeru), is a volcano located in East Java, Indonesia. It is the highest mountain on the island of Java rising 3676m above sea-level. The stratovolcano is also known as Mahameru, meaning ‘The Great Mountain in the Javanese language.

Read more in depth information about Semeru at: The Smithsonian’s Global Volcanism Program

To view my photos from Semeru, visit the different pages under the Semeru Section in the Menu.