Six things must know about mount Batur – Mount Batur Bali is a very legendary, behind of the beauty offers it tells an uniqueness. For the climbers, who take Mount Batur sunrise trekking tour or well-known Mount batur trekking it’s meant them entering into truth paradise of Bali. For the size of the object as a climbing, mount Batur actually suitable for every climber. The high of this mountain only 1,717 meters above sea level, the route of trek is easy to moderate.
However, there are a few things that made climbers think twice to climb this volcano who stand in north part of Bali. In addition, this volcano very active, the existence of visitors made this volcano become the famous one mountain in Bali and called truth paradise of Bali. In fact, Mount Batur has never deserted from the climbing activity. Related Batur volcano, bellow Six things must know about mount Batur perhaps not yet you know.
Six Things Must Know About Mount Batur :
1. Mount Batur is one of the most active mountains in Bali
This became a major consideration of some climbers to climb Mount Batur. This mountain is one of the most active volcanoes in Bali that its activity can go up at any time. The volcano last erupted in 2000 that also the ash wraps all plantation around the volcano. This mountain has a cycle of eruptions approximately about 65 years lately. Before erupting in 2000, this mountain has also erupted in 1966, 1974, 1994, 1996 and 1999.
2. The extraordinary Scenery of Mount Batur Bali
To be honest, the natural landscape owned by Mount Batur actually extraordinary Scenery, since first step from starting point in Toyabungkah you feel how this mountain grouses. After passing through the area of vegetation, we are greeted by huge Lake called Batur, Mount Abang and Agung as background. The beautiful sunrise raises behind of Mount Rinjani make the view truly amazing. Moreover, there is one interesting spot that is not owned by other mountains in Indonesia, there are available volcanic kitchen.
3. There are three best spot for capture sunrise
If you the first time hike mount Batur, you should go the one of the best three spot to capture sunrise from the top of Mount Batur. There are from south summit called Puncang Jero Salin, thi is the best one spot for capture sunrise because you can see direct to entire views but here to many people. The second sport is from north summit called Jero Wage, from this summit is not less beautiful , you can see entire views and crater, the plus values from here is hot steam where people cooked breakfast. The third sport from the west part, here also beautiful and it good for visitor who avoid busies people.
4. Natural Hot Spring as the only one healing Spa in Bali
the foot of Mount Batur there is available Natural Hot Spring who comes from the foot of Batur volcano, it’s the only one healing spa in Bali. The temperature of water is 45 degrees Celsius flows from an underground aquifer 500 meters below the surface. The water runs untouched direct from the source to the pools, which range between 35 degrees centigrade and 40 degrees Celsius. This Natural Spring water well for therapeutic, bruising, neuralgia, articular, rheumatism, stiffness of the shoulders, recovery from fatigue and muscular complaints and increase fertility, this place very good for the people after hiking up to the volcano and soaking the natural hot spring. Take package mount Batur Sunrise trekking and Natural Hot Spring is the great one.
5. Believed as the second sacred mountain in Bali
Mount Batur believed as the second sacred mountain in Bali by Balinese Hindu communities. They believe this is the place of Brama God (Symbol of fire ring). The society also believes if there is the Palace of the gods. Every six month the society around Mount Batur always held big ceremony and also sacrifice to make balance between Human, Nature and God and also purify the area from the evil.
6. Pregnant or menstruation period not allowed hike.
As the second sacred mountain in Bali, to keep the sacred area from the dirty as believed by Balinese Hindu communities or the society, woman who pregnant or during their menstruation period not allowed hike this volcano. Why? Because Balinese Hindu religion believed if for woman who pregnant or during their menstruation id dirty for entrance holy place such as mountain of temple. If they still entrance the mountain or temple and on that day some accident till dead, Balinese Hindu communities mush cleaning the mountain by held ceremony.
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