Mount Batur Sunrise Trekking Combination 1 Package is mix of volcano trekking with relaxation swimming at Natural Hot Spring followed by visiting Tirta Empul Temple at Tampaksiring before we are going back to your hotel. The aim of this package itinerary is to have nature beauty exploration and get a religious experiences on the same day. So basically it will maximize your travelling time in Bali to get a general view of all Balinese aspects.
Mount Batur Sunrise Trekking Combination 1 Package
Mount Batur Sunrise Trekking Combination 1 Package Itinerary
- Pick up from your Hotel around 2.00 am early morning (depend on Hotel location)
- Arrived at trekking start point around 3.30 – 4.00 am
- Registration and technical introduction by professional local guide
- Warming up
- Start trekking around 4.00 – 4.15 am lead by professional local guide
- Reach mountain top around 5.45 – 6.00 am
- Light breakfast prepared by guide with view of sunrise and Lake
- Going back down to start point
- Relaxation at Natural Hot Spring alongside the Batur Lake
- Luwak Coffee Plantation (BONUS)
- Visiting Tirta Empul Temple at Tampaksiring
- Going back to Hotel
Mount Batur Sunrise Trekking Combination 1 Package Itinerary Details
Mount Batur Sunrise Trekking Combination 1 Package Itinerary will be started with hotel pick up by our Bali tour driver around 2.00 am in the very early morning because we need to reach the start point before 4.00 am. It will took about 1 hour and 30 minute drive from Denpasar area to get to the start point. Once we arrived, the professional local guide will do a short registration and introduction about the area. Stretching and warming up is necessary to avoid any fatal injuries during the activity. It will take about 1.5 – 2 hours walking up depends on how fast we are moving to reach the mountain edge from the start point.
We have to be very careful along the way due to the sharp volcano rocks spread all over the place and we are walking on the dark with flashlight in our hand. On the edge, the guide will prepare some light breakfast for us and we are going to enjoy it together with the wonderful sunrise view. Finish with the sunrise, we will going back down to the start point then relaxing at Natural Hot Spring alongside Batur Lake. Relaxed enough, we will having morning coffee with famous coffee Luwak at the local farm as well as some introduction of the local spices and plantation. Last stop, we are going to visit Tirta Empul Water Temple at Tampaksiring to see the “Melukat” ritual. After all the itinerary finish, we are heading back to your Hotel.
Mount Batur Sunrise Trekking Combination 1 Price And Inclusion
- Hotel pick up and drop off with private vehicle
- Private driver
- Trekking site entrance
- Private and professional local trekking guide
- Light breakfast at mountain top
- Natural Hot Spring ticket entrances
- Balinese spices tasting INCLUDING famous Coffee Luwak (BONUS)
- Tirta Empul Temple ticket entrances
- Mineral water supply
- Car parking fee
- Jacket or windbreaker
- Trekking shoes
- Camera and camera stick
- Clothes changes
Information of sites around the Mount Batur Sunrise Trekking Combination 1 area:
Batur Mountain is one of the Volcanic Mountain in Bali. Bali located in the middle of South Asian Volcanic Ring which means all area of the Island is surrounded by Volcano element and the probability of eruption is high. The mountain itself the third highest mountain in the island with elevation at 1,717 meters or 5,633 feet above the sea level. It has been erupted a view times in the past. The first its eruption documented was on 1804 and the last time was on 2000. Some of the big eruption was spread some melted lava to the bottom area of the mountain and it is frozen later on becomes wide range black area of frozen lava rocks which called “Caldera”. On 20 September 2012, UNESCO choose Batur Caldera as a part of World Global Geopark Network.
Batur Lake just situated side by side with Mount Batur bottom area. There is a water stream under the volcanic mountain which produce a natural hot spring source and has been managed by the local. It is a great option to have relaxation after the trekking and let the natural hot spring relaxing your muscle.
Luwak Coffee Plantation
You can find coffee plantation all over Bali. They will give a short farm tour about our local plantation, spices products, especially famous Luwak Coffee. Luwak Coffee produced from coffee beans found inside Luwak’s poop. It is because the Luwak animal has a great sense of choosing coffee bean. And also will only eat the best quality ones. The process inside the Luwak stomach won’t damage the coffee bean but reducing the level of caffeine in the coffee. The process also change the taste of coffee produced later on. Other than Luwak coffee, you might also tasting other local spices. Such as lemongrass tea, ginger tea, mangosteen tea, Robusta coffee, Arabica coffee, and etc.
Holy Spring Temple
Tirta Empul Temple located in Tampaksiring area in middle of the mountains. This temple is a special Water Temple which famous for the people to do “Melukat” ritual. The “Melukat” ritual means to clean up our body and mind spiritually. This place has legendary story about evil mind Mayadenawa King that poisoned the people. And the God of Indra stroke the land to make a holy spring water sources to cure the people. Because of that Rajasimha Warmadewa King from Warmadewa Dynasty built the temple surrounding the holy spring water source. And also made it as a Melukat place for the people. Nowadays, the people that come to do the ritual also made some wishes. Such as wish of having a baby and many more wishes.