Mount Batur Trekking
Sunrice at Mount Batur
Mount Batur Trekking
Trekking at Mount Batur
Mount Batur is 1.717 meters above sea level mountain. Mount Batur is still an active volcano's eruption issue.
Large eruption occurred in 1963 that emit lava that destroyed the village people. At the bottom of the mountain is a lake volcanic it is called Lake Batur. This lake is the largest lake in Bali that the extent of 22 km2 and 1.031 meters above sea level.
Mount Batur is a very sacred mountain according to Hindu belief. This mountain is located in Batur village, Kintamani District, Bangli Regency. On any given day, residents around mount Batur ceremony "Pekelem". This ceremony is form of gratitude to Ida Sanghyang Widi of what has been bestowed upon this people. The ceremony is held once a year and every five years conducted a large ceremony. Ceremony conducted in a large cave at the top of Mount Batur, exactly in the main crater.
Staring the journey from the first point or the parking area at 04.00 am in the morning which takes approximately 2 hours until the peak. Breakfast prepared by the guide that includes eggs, bananas and bread (banana sandwiches) are cooked by white hot steam.
After breakfast then we continue traveling around the main crater, this trip will be taken half hour to an hour, walk around in the rim of the main crater, also this trip is the most beautiful can see activities of human around Mount Batur.
This tour takes one hour from the main crater sunrice or servant, to the new crater is a crater where the las eruption of the year 2000, many point of interest surrounding this tour such as: Hot steam, Crakling stones, sulfurs, slide dawn, moon land sceep and many hectares of black larva.
Pick up area and Time
- Nusa Dua / Jimbaran: 01.30 am, and return at 14.30 pm
- Kuta / Seminyak: 01.45 am, and return at 14.45 pm
- Sanur: 02.00 am and return at 15.00 pm
- Ubud: 02.30 am return at 13.00 pm
The prices include: Hotel transfers, Guide Trekking Fee, Entrance Fee, Snack/refreshment, Hot drink, Mineral water.