The Mountain is around 1717 meters above sea level and the peak can be reached by approximately 2 hours trekking. If you are looking for some adventure and a really rewarding experience, then pack your bags and start your journey to tackle Mount Batur! Photo courtesy of: Esther P.
The highest and holiest active volcanic mountain in Bali. There are two primary trekking routes. The most popular leaves from Pura Pasar Agung and leads to the crater, 2,866 meters above sea level. If you like it more challenging, go the less popular route (due to its difficulty) starting from Pura Besakih and leading to the summit (3,013 meters).
On my last week in Bali, I decided I needed to break up my serene yoga and coconut water routine with something a bit more… adventurous. So I signed myself up for an early morning trek to Mount Batur, Bali’s most active volcano. When my alarm jolted me awake at 2 a.m. (the earliest alarm I’ve [...]