16 active volcanoes you should visit in your lifetime

Pacaya volcano

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Streams of lava flow from Guatemala's Pacaya Volcano.

Visiting an active volcano is an extremely thrilling experience, but it can be highly dangerous.

So, it's important to know which active volcanoes you can visit and to take precautions that often include wearing gloves, leather boots, a face mask, and sunglasses, according to The Weather Channel.

We've put together a list of active volcanoes you can visit around the world, from the spewing fire of Kilauea in Hawaii to Nicaragua's Cerro Negro, where volcano boarding is a common activity. Advertisement