Kintamani and Batur Mountain

Batur Mountain

Kintamani is located in the southern part of Batur Tengah Village of Kintamani District, about 20 kms from the town of Bangli or 63 kms(2.30 hours drive) from Denpasar, the capital of Bali Province. All roads are generally in good condition to access to this place. The fog will descend and blanket entire area of Kintamani with cold temperature in particular at late afternoon until the whole of night. The most amazing panorama at Kintamani can be seen in the morning time, when the sunrise emerges on the surface of earth precisely on the Batur Mountain.

Kintamani, 1,500 meters above sea level is the most favorite tourist destinations in Bali with the active volcano of Batur mountain and beautiful lake. Kintamani is surrounded by the captivating nature and there are six ancient villages around cauldron of Batur Lake which is often conceived by Native Balinese/Bali Age Village. The local people from these Bali Age villages own the unique cultures, houses and life style. Kintamani Area is consisted of some Villages those are Kedisan Village , Buahan, Abang, Trunyan, Songan, South Batur, Middle Batur, North Batur, Sukawana and Kintamani Village . The total of resident in these area are about 16 thousand who are mostly working as farmer, merchant, or work at tourism industry.

Batur Mountain is located at Kintamani and it has erupted about 24 times since year 1800 and still active up to now. Since the mount erupting, it has impacted to the local society life around this mount, like removing altar (Temple), improve or repairing the village and re-arrange the tradition. Batur Lake is the biggest lake in Bali and functioning as irrigation source to all farmers around it and it is also for all Bali society generally. Kintamani area has been founded some lodging, hotels and restaurants which are located in Kintamani and Penelokan Village (Look Out Point). It is a famous tourist place because Kintamani area owns the beautiful panorama and it is encircled by the cold atmosphere. The temperature is in the average 22 degrees Celsius at noon and 16 degrees Celsius during the night.

Kintamani is beautifully seen at the day time around 10:00 am until 15:00 pm especially having fine weather where entire Kintamani area will be able to be seen clearly. Generally,all tourists who visiting this place will arrive in the day time where they can enjoy the panorama or enjoy the lunch in the local restaurant with volcano of Batur Mountain and Batur Lake view. Mostly restaurants at Kintamani generally own very beautiful view where tourist merging into their lunch in this restaurant and meanwhile enjoy the panorama. Don’t miss this amazing place during your holiday in Bali, please join our gorgeous Waterfall, Volcano, Ubud Tour, Ubud, Volcano, Tanah Lot Tour, and Waterfall, Ubud, Volcano, Besakih Tour,  have a nice trip…