The Best Mount Batur Trekking Time
Mount Batur trekking time – Some of you perhaps know that the most famous as well as the highest mountain in Bali is Mount Agung. For people’s who have done many hiking experience in life, do mount Agung trekking is such as a good idea for fill holiday in Bali. But besides Mount Agung, there is also another popular mountain named Mount Batur. Mount Batur is the second-highest mountain in the island of gods, next to Mount Agung. In fact, this mountain is an active volcano up to now (the last erruption is on years of 1.999) that is located in village of Batur, Kintamani, Bangli, Bali. For stunning sunrise view, mount Batur is not less beautiful than Mount Agung in Karangasem. It has the largest caldera in the world and there is a moon-shaped lake inside the caldera named Batur Lake. Batur lake it self is the largest lake in Bali and local people’s believe if lake Batur is the fisrt supplier waters in Bali.
Mount Batur is also popular as one of the best places on the paradise island to see the sunrise view. The beauty view surround the area, the lake, and the sunrise make this active volcano is always crowded with hikers, tourists, and nature lovers every day even during raining season as well. The best Mount Batur trekking time if you want not miss the sunrise is around 3 AM to 4 AM. In order to see the stunning sunrise view on top of the volcano, you should reach the peak at least at half past 6 AM. While the duration to reach the top is about 1,5 hours – 2 hours. So, properly measure your time so that you will not miss the sunrise view and reach at summit on good timing.
If this is your first time hiking this active volcano in Bali or for those of you are beginner on climbing , you can follow these tips below so that you will not face any problems during your hiking.
Hiking gear is the first thing you have to prepare properly when you are thinking about to hike Mount Batur. Even though the hiking track of the volcano is not really hard for beginners, it still requires pretty much effort and energy andf have walking pole may is necessary. Prepare head lamps instead of torches will made your hands free, mean you can use your hands for grab anything helpful you find during the trails. If you haven’t all that equipment you should not to worry because we will provide it for free (all is covered on one price). You will be through a rocky and sandy hiking track. So, you are suggested to wear comfortable and safe hiking shoes to protect your feet. Wear hiking shoes or outdoor shoes with thick rubber soles so that your feet will not get hurt when stepping on sharp rocks. Comfortable shoes will not inhibit you from reaching the mount Batur summit in the best time.
In addition, wear warm and comfy clothes because the air on Mount Batur if you going to do mount Batur sunrise trekking is quite freezing, especially in the morning. Make sure you do not wear jeans because the material will absorb the cold. You can also wear gloves and a mask because the trekking is sandy. This way, you can avoid dust to get into your mouth and nose and irritate your respiratory.
Hire A Experienced Mount Batur Guide
This is so important and crucial for a beginner. Do not ever hike Mount Batur alone without accompanying from a mount Batur trekking guide or experienced friends. You can hire a local guide to accompany you hiking the mountain. If you think that the local guide service is too expensive, it is wrong thing. The guide will help you all the way up and down and also make sure all of you safe until the end of the trek. This way, your safety will be guaranteed especially if you book this activities with our company. By bringing experienced local guides, you will not get lost on the mountain as well. You can also ask about the best Mount Batur trekking time with us!
Bring Packed Meals and Drinks
This is also other thing you need to know, if the freezing atmosphere on Mount Batur will make you feel hungry. So, it will be better if you bring instant meals and enough water. For example, you can bring some breads and eggs. These 2 food ingredients are easy to cook. Do not litter on the mountain. Make sure you bring back the trash on your way back down. Once you are down, you can enjoy the natural hot spring if you choose Mount Batur Trekking and Hot Springs.
Hiking is a fun activity that you should try at least once. You can hike Mount Batur in Bali which is safe for beginners. Below is one of of best package called Mount Batur Sunrise Trekking & Natural Hot Spring:
- 01.30 – 03.00. Pick up at your Hotel.
- 03.15. Coffee break service.
- 04.00. Arrive at mount Batur Trekking start point (Toya Bungkah start point). Meet with your Mount Batur Trekking guide and starting the hike.
- 05.30 – 06.00. Arrived at Mount Batur Sunrise view point or continue to the main peak (1.717 meter above sea level).
- 06.15. Breakfast service (banana sandwich, boiled egg, fruits and hot drinks).
- 07.00. Trip down and back to car park (if you fit enough walking the entire crater is recommended).
- 08.30 – 09.00. Arrived at finish point / car park.
- 09.15. Visit to Batur Natural Hot Spring.
- 11.00. Visit to Bali Coffee Plantation or just drop you back to your hotel.
Pick Up Time:
- Kintamani: 03.00 am
- Ubud : 02.15 am
- Sanur : 01.45 am
- Kuta, Seminyak, Canggu, Legian : 01.30 am
Pick up at Kintamani Area :
- 2 Persons : USD 55 / Pax
- 3 Persons : USD 50 / Pax
- 4 Persons : USD 45 / Pax
- 5 Persons : USD 40 / Pax
Pick up at Ubud Area :
- 2 Persons : USD 60 / Pax
- 3 Persons : USD 55 / Pax
- 4 Persons : USD 50 / Pax
- 5 Persons : USD 45 / Pax
Pick up at Kuta, Sanur, Legian, Seminyak, Canggu, Airport, Lovina, Padang Bai & Candi Dasa Area :
- 2 Persons : USD 65 / Pax
- 3 Persons : USD 60/ Pax
- 4 Persons : USD 55 / Pax
- 5 Persons : USD 50 / Pax :
- Private Air conditioner car.
- Private Experienced Mount Batur Trekking Guide.
- All entrance fees (also including entrance ticket to Natural Hot Spring).
- Breakfast and hot drink at summit
- Mineral Water
- Head Lamp and Walking Pole (by request)
WHAT TO BRINGS :
- Sport shoes
- Sun cream
- Changes clothes
- Swimming suit
- Enough money
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