Batur - KintamaniExotic Volcano & Lake in Bali
Mount Batur (Gunung Batur) is an active volcano located at the center of two concentric calderas north west of Mount Agung. Created by an eruption of Mount Batur approximately 30,000 years ago.
It sets in the hearth of a huge crater 14 km in diameter and 65 meters deep.The temple of Pura Danu Batur on the rim is dedicated to the Goddess of the Lake.
The lake often becomes shrouded in mist but one can catch breathtakingly stunning views from the many vantage points along the rim. Hot springs at the lake's edge reach temperatures of 57 degrees Celsius while the rest of the lake is somewhat cooler.
Mount Batur volcano is one of the sacred mountain according to Hindu believe. Mount Batur is located in Batur village, Kintamani District, Bali, Indonesia. Mount Batur (Gunung Batur) is 1717 m above sea level can be summited by physically fit hikers in around 2 hours.
Mount Batur has been considered to be a holy site by Balinese people since long time ago. The location of it is in the middle of Bali island. To be exact, it is located in a village called Batur, Kintamani district, Bangli regency. The location which is 1717 meters above sea level makes the weather there quite cool. That’s why it is suitable for hiking, mountain climbing and trekking activities.
Mount Batur Bali is an active volcano that draws tourists in with both beauty and promise of Bali adventure Tours. We offers climb Mount Batur Bali to enjoy an unforgettable sunrise from the top of an active volcano. Spectacular scenery and the vibration of the sacred earth filling your mind and soul as u served by tasty morning breakfast cooked by the steam of the active volcano.
On the way home from the trek we will stop off at a Traditional Bali Coffee Processing or Bali Agrotourism, place to see various Tropical plantations and see how to make Balinese coffee in very traditional process, and we also get to sample of them as well as local herbal teas, coffees and the unusually processed Coffee Luwak, the most expensive coffee in the world.
For those who would like to enjoy the nights at the site, they can stay at hotels or home stays around the active volcano. They can also enjoy camping at some camping sites around mount Batur. On the slopes of the mountain there are some hot water springs. You can even boil eggs with these hot water springs.
As you know, most of Balinese people are Hindu followers. That’s why you will find Hindu temples around the mountain easily. There are also some religious festivals and ceremonies when people go on parades and put on their traditional Balinese clothes. The colorful Balinese clothes are worn by people everywhere during religious festivals and ceremonies.
Thus, it can be said that the beauty and magnificence of mount Batur and its surrounding have made both domestic and foreign tourists visit this resort continuously from time to time. This spectacular tourist resort has been well-know all over Indonesia and around the world.
Its fame has also attracted artists from around the world to enjoy its glory and they have been inspired to make their artistic creations like songs and paintings.
One area which has beautiful scenery and super exotic in Bali is Kintamani area. Different tourist attractions in Bangli its location is called Penelokan. The villages of Kintamani and Penelokan provide a great view of Mount Batur and its fantastic lake. Seven miles in diameter and sixty feet deep, Batur caldera is simply astounding. From Penelokan, take the road Kedisan on the shores of the lake where boats can be rented to cross over to Trunyan. The spectacular mountainous region around Kintamani with its deep Crater Lake and bubbling hot springs, make this region a must to visit.
The charm of beautiful nature create the impression of a peaceful, overlay view of the valley is also Batur Lake is the largest lake in Bali and Mount Batur one volcano is still active, standing in the middle of the caldera make this area into one of the most favorite tourist destinations, as well as demand. The distance taken into this region is approximately 2 hours’ drive from Denpasar or Karangasem or Lovina. Lined along Penelokan restaurant offers the advantages of natural beauty of the valley and mountains, proved to be very attractive, while relaxing enjoying lunch, visitors are treated to stunning natural panorama. Kintamani is really great for day trips, trekking or simply for getting away from it all for a few days.
The district is the earliest known kingdom in Bali, dating from the tenth century. The evenings get cool up here but it's well worth the stay overnight to climb the volcano and watch the sunrise. Many cheap cottages are available here.
Tour to Kintamani is a very impressive experience where Kintamani Area have very beautiful panorama located in plateau and also encircled by mountain atmosphere with the windblast from Mount Batur. Carpet of Batur Lake seen far below and also there are local resident house beside of Batur Lake. Beside of that, Mount Batur which to date still be active growing its beautiful for Kintamani Area. Occupying the middle of mountains and highlands of Bali Island, the air temperature of Kintamani, Bangli is pretty cool, even in very cold at night to Kintamani region, the land is relatively fertile, lemon trees, coffee and chocolate can develop optimally, so it is not surprising citrus production is highest in Kintamani. This area in the off-season is usually rainy season, will be accompanied by the decline in fog. Kintamani is located in Bangli regency. Bangli is a county located in the midst of island, one of the districts that do not have a coastline, located at an altitude of 400 meters above sea level, causing the area is very cool, plants can grow and flourish.