PROFILE;[sg_popup id=”1″ event=”onload”][/sg_popup] Maps;  Google Map  Link (*only for information); Name: Mt. Salak Note: Many think the origin of the name “Salak” is from the barking plants, but actually comes from the Sanskrit word, ‘salaka’ which means “silver”. Mount Salak is a strato volcano type A. The highest peak (Peak Salak I) according to Hartmann (1938) is