Mount Batur

Attraction

Batur Volcano

Look down on Bali from 1,717 metres above sea level

Mount Batur is an active volcano located in Bali and is thought to be one of the most sacred in the region according to Hindu belief.

The first documented eruption of Mount Batur was in 1804 and it sits around 1,717m above sea level; conquerable by keen hikers in around two hours the climb is high recommended to enjoy the morning sunrise. Its stunning, natural and ominous stature makes it a popular tourist spot in Bali and is well worth the trek for the beautiful views at the top. Even if you're not a keen walker, the view from the bottom of Mount Batur is just as stunning as it shadows the Indonesian landscape with its majestic beauty. 

For the very best experince arrange a trek to the top of the mountain with a skilled guide for spectacular scenery and a rewarding view of Bali beneath you.

Essential Information

  • Duration:  Approx 2 hours to climb to the top