Mount Agung Trekking Packages


In addition we will offer Mount Agung trekking packages  in Bali. Mount Agung is the highest mountain on the island with an altitude of 3,031 meters above sea level. The mountain is located in the district of Rendang, Karangasem - Bali.

Mount Agung is a volcano strata volcano; this mountain has a deep and large crater sometimes smoke and water vapor. From Besakih will appear a perfect tapered cone, but the actual mountain top is elongated and ends in a circular crater and wide.

From the top of Mount Agung we can see the peak of Mount Rinjani on the island of Lombok in the east, although both mountains are covered with clouds as both these peaks are above the clouds, the islands of Nusa Penida in the south along the beaches, including Sanur beach and mountain and Lake Batur in northwest.

Balinese Hindu community believe that Mount Agung is the abode of the gods, and people believe that these mountains are the palace of the gods. Therefore, the people of Bali make this place as a place Kramat purified.

Hiking Trails

Left part Volcano is the highest point in Bali, the ascent to the summit of this mountain can be started from three hiking trails.

From the south are from the district of Karangasem regency Strait with basecamp in Pura Pasar Agung market through the Strait.

From the southeast is of Budakeling through jackfruit, From the southwest which is a hiking trail that is commonly used by climbers are from districts Besakih Rendang, Karangasem regency. Because many accidents and loss of some climbers, since May 2009 the Supreme mountaineering each passing Sebudi and Besakih ,, karangasem must use the services of a guide to anticipate the possibility of an accident with predetermined rates.

From Pura Pasar Agung, Strait: travel approximately 4 hours to get to the top. (2,850 m) Of Besakih, Rendang: travel approximately 6 hours to get to the top. (Altitude max. 3031 m) For each climber is recommended reserve your services before making the climb.

It is advisable for hikers to not bring food made from beef, because the area is very sacred mountain.

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