Kintamani Hiking

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Bali: Mount Batur Sunrise Trek With Guide and Breakfast

1. Bali: Mount Batur Sunrise Trek With Guide and Breakfast

Following the area pick-up time from your hotel, head to the Kintamani region to hike your way up Mount Batur. This iconic, extremely-active volcano draws many visitors from around the world with its beauty and promise of adventure. From the top, experience a scenic sunrise view and the green caldera around the volcano. Witness a thick blanket of darkness be replaced by glistening orange and gold rays, bursting from the silhouette of Mount Agung with the glassy untouched sheen of Lake Batur. As your descent begins, explore three younger craters while taking in the amazing volcanic landscape. Have an option to visit a coffee plantation site to enjoy a delicious cup of local Luwak coffee before heading back to your hotel.

Bali: Mount Batur Quad Bike Tour and Natural Hot Springs

2. Bali: Mount Batur Quad Bike Tour and Natural Hot Springs

Break out of the typical tourist mold and explore Bali's stunning natural environs by quad bike. Enjoy the convenience of a complimentary pickup from your hotel in an air-conditioned vehicle between 6 AM-6:30 AM (dependent on your location). Drive to Kintamani where you can have breakfast while taking in views of Mount Batur, an active volcano surrounded by black lava fields and sand.  Greet your guide at Latengaya Guesthouse for an informative safety briefing and get outfitted with protective equipment. Your semi-automatic quad bike is easy to use even for less experienced drivers. On a 2.5-hour quad bike tour, you will have the opportunity to explore the diverse scenery surrounding Mount Batur, traveling down jungle trails, through villages, and across the characteristic black sand of the volcano. Pass the site of the volcano's most recent eruption where you can see the largest black lava stone located on the mountain. After your quad adventure, continue on to a natural hot spring where you can have a refreshing swim and head to a nearby restaurant for lunch.  Get a last glimpse of Mount Batur before driving to a Balinese coffee plantation to sample an important local product and learn about the production process before your driver takes you back to your hotel.

Mount Batur: Black Lava Cycling Tour w/ Natural Hot Spring

3. Mount Batur: Black Lava Cycling Tour w/ Natural Hot Spring

Head away from the regular tourist itinerary and get off the beaten track on this 2-hour cycling tour through the black lava stones of Mount Batur. Ride for 11 kilometers (almost 7 miles) along a track surrounded by fantastic views of both the ocean and mountains. Experience the altogether different thrill of cycling around this sacred volcano's rim, whether you've already hiked up it or not. Following pickup from your accommodation, enjoy breakfast at a restaurant before the transfer to Bungklambu on the west of the largest lake in Bali, Lake Batur. Pass by the recent volcanic area on the way then hop on to your mountain bike to begin your cycling tour. Ride through rocky black lava left over from past eruptions on the most challenging track that Mount Batur can offer. Follow your local guide through Batur UNESCO Global Geopark, unique for being a “caldera within a caldera”. The two craters present a complete volcanic landscape with walls, cones, geothermal phenomena, a lake, lava flows, and more. Stop at one of the hot springs that fall under this unique terrain to soothe your muscles after the adventure. Next, make your way to Toya Bungkah Village and enjoy the beauty and fresh air of the mountain and the lake. Conclude this journey at a natural hot spring where you can just relax and admire the clear blue water of the spring.

Kintamani: Sunrise Yoga, Meditation, Earth & Water Rituals

4. Kintamani: Sunrise Yoga, Meditation, Earth & Water Rituals

Experience the magic of Bali with a morning spiritual experience. Enjoy the convenience of being picked up from accommodations in Ubud, Kintamani, Kuta, Seminyak, Canggu, Jimbaran, Nusa Dua, Candi Dasa, Kerobokan, or Sanur. Drive to Kintamani near Mount Batur.  The elements of earth, wind, fire, air, and spirit come together in this area, creating an aura of healing. Meet your guide, an experienced Balinese priestess. Take a nourishing walk through the stunning woodlands near Mt. Abang which surround a volcanic crater basin. Reconnect with your inner peace during yoga and meditation. Take a part in an earth ritual in which you will give back to mother nature and create a compassionate relationship with the environment. Afterward, enjoy a healthy breakfast as you take in a gorgeous view of Mount Batur. End your journey with a water cleansing ceremony at one of Tampaksiring’s ancient temples. This cleansing ritual is performed in order to purify your body mind and soul. Connect with your emotions and intuition through the element of water. Gain a deeper understanding of Bali and yourself.

Ubud: Cycling, Jungle Buggies, and White Water Rafting

5. Ubud: Cycling, Jungle Buggies, and White Water Rafting

Following pick-up from your hotel, the first challenge of this adventurous day in Bali is a mountain biking session. Head off the beaten track and journey through some of Bali’s most scenic highland landscapes. Start your ride near the renowned Mount Batur Volcano, overlooking Kintamani Lake, and cycle through 30km of forest trails, ancient temples, villages, rice fields, and plantations. Take some time to relax, unwind, and enjoy lunch by the pool, which overlooks scenic rice paddies and the edge of the jungle. Next up is your buggy adventure, which begins with a safety briefing, gear fitting, and a test drive with the instructor. Rev up your engine and journey into the jungle on Bali’s first and only purpose-built ATV track. Embrace the intense driving experience and follow the challenging and varied trail. Feel like a rally driver as you test your capabilities on the tough terrain. The last activity of the day is white water rafting. You’ll head to the starting point for registration, outfitting, and a briefing from your guide. Experience over 33 rapids, and head past the incredible river landscapes. Rise to the challenge of the rapids as you ride Bali’s longest white water rafting route. Relax and reflect on your action-packed day with a shower at the facility before you are dropped back at your accommodation.

Batur UNESCO Geopark Network: Trekking Tour to Caldera Batur

6. Batur UNESCO Geopark Network: Trekking Tour to Caldera Batur

Escape from the hustle and bustle of Bali life and take an alternative hike to the eastern rim of Caldera Batur. Go on an all-inclusive trek that offers one of the best sunrise experiences of Bali.  Enjoy an early morning pickup and head towards Pura Hulundanu at Songan Village where you will start your hike. Meet your local host to get a simple briefing before setting out on the short trek to the Caldera rim. Upon arrival at the top of the Caldera, enjoy a light breakfast, including hot tea and coffee while watching the spectacular sunrise over Caldera Batur and Batur Lake combined with the stunning view of Mount Agung. Be inspired by the highest point of Bali and Mount Rinjani which is the highest point of Lombok Island.  Continue along the crater rim passing through one of the most rural villages of Bali and learn from your guide the way of life of the locals there. Descend down to the lake where the boat will be waiting for you to cross the lake. Take in the impressive views of the sacred volcano and Goddess Danu as you cruise to the opposite shore.  Be dropped off at your accommodation after an action-packed morning.

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What people are saying about Kintamani

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I really enjoyed this! You will be picked up at your place by a driver (in my case by Dekwan) who will bring you to the places of the different activities booked with this tour. It starts with an ATV tour up to (but not to the top!) Mt. Batur. It's a large landscape of black vulcano sand where you then can cruise around freely with your ATV which is so much fun! After that you go to one of the hot spring places. I will definitely go back there, because personally, I could easily use a day just for that! Dekwan then drove me to a lovely warung for lunch. It was right next to some coffee agricultures and you have a great view from the terrace of the warung. After the meal you will visit one of the agricultures to taste coffee, tea and even some chocolate they produce. At last, you will then brought back to your place by your driver. He was so nice and made sure I was comfortable and had a good time throughout the whole trip. I can wholeheartedly recommend this tour!

So much fun!!! The Quad bikes on the black lava sands in the shadow of the mountain are awesome. Rama and Kadek showed us how to use the bikes and then let us just have fun cruising around for a good while. Once we’d had our fill we took a jungle path back past a temple for an epic picture. The hot springs were very relaxing, but you must be firm if you don’t want a massage as there are several women there who will offer. The lunch spot had an amazing view of the jungle, and the traditional food was good. Finally, the trip to the coffee plantation was super informative and interesting. I should also mention our driver Agus was great. He arrived on time at our Villa, skillfully avoided some mud on the way to the bikes after a night of heavy rain (another car wasn’t so lucky and got stuck), and patiently waited for us at every stop. Highly recommend this tour!!!

We got lucky with perfect weather. Managed to call the company and get everything sorted even as late as 6pm the night before. Smooth operation. Wonderful as expected. The hike is steep but our guide was patient. If you go too slow you might not make it up in time for sunrise. We (3 20 somthings took 1.5 hours and first light happened when we were 2/3 up). Comparable hikes in Australia would be pigeonhouse mountain nsw or Mt bogong Vic.

Our guide Agus was fantastic, knew the roads and all the areas so well. Got us safe and sound to and from aswell which is a added bonus on some crazy roads in Indo and Rama who took us out quad biking was a laugh, showing us the ropes and letting us have some fun too. He also put alittle video together which was great. Highly recommend to anyone to get amongst!

The experience was so amazing! The black sand was amazing and Mount Batur is unbelievably beautiful. Also, we had the most amazing tour guide, Komang Putra. He was great to me and my 4 friends; so friendly, fun, and accommodating. We miss him already!