Soufriere Hills Volcano, Montserrat

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Must see · Volcano · Nature / Park
Observe the awe-inspiring devastation left by the 1997 eruption of Soufriere Hills Volcano, and get as close as possible to the still-active mount. A tour will take you through some of the now abandoned and destroyed parts of the island, where pyroclastic flows obliterated everything in their path. In most cases, guides will have lived though this cataclysmic event, and will be able to bring real depth to your experience here. Prepare yourself for a fascinating lesson in the power of nature. Add Soufriere Hills Volcano to your Montserrat travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Montserrat vacation builder.
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  • The MVO (Montserrat Volcanic Observatory) deserves a major jolt of cash support. We visited the facility and while I’d consider it a MUST DO if you visit the island, the interpretive offerings were...  more »
  • There is much to learn about Volcanoes. My shallow knowledge had me thinking they erupt and spew rocks, boulders and ash and then lava flows. But there is so much more complexity to this beautiful.....  more »
  • my butcheeks got warm enough to feel the volcano heat
  • The demons in the portal to hell were very friendly. #bestvacationever

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