Kintamani village is a mountain tourist attraction above an altitude of 1500 meters above sea level. Very unique and enchanting. with cool air conditions during the day and cold at night. This site is located in Batur Batur Village, Kintamani District, Bangli.
Kintamani village is a north-east Bali region on Mount Batur caldera. Which includes Penelokan, Toya Bungkah, Batur, Kedisan, Abung, Songan, widely known only as Kintamani. Site on the edge of the large Batur caldera about 1,500 m above sea level. Offers dramatic views of the active volcanoes of Mount Batur and the calm Lake Batur.
Kintamani Village volcano view
The main attraction for visitors lies around Lake Batur where the village of Penelokan. Provides a spectacular view of the crater lake and Mount Batur. Which is located on the vast volcanic caldera. Photo opportunities abound, but try to be there in the morning as you can manage before the cloud will start gathering.
We can see the amazing natural scenery of Penelokan. Combination of Mount Batur and a stretch of black stone with Lake Batur and the blue caldera. According to tourists often called the most beautiful caldera in the world. As the number of tourists increases, Penelokan already has adequate infrastructure facilities complete with lodging and restaurants.
Interesting additional locations in Penelokan Terunyan Village. For that, you have to go through the village center of Kedisan and then cross the lake. Terunyan Village, we can see the ancient Balinese civilization of Bali. In this village, people who have died are only placed under trees.
Dramatic views from the center of the village around the ancient volcanic caldera of Mount Batur which has a deep crater lake, the largest hot spring in Bali, and bubbling hot water.
Further northwest along the edge of the caldera is the Ulun Lake Batur Temple, one of the most important temples in Bali. This temple was rebuilt on the caldera ridge in 1926. After the eruption of Mount Batur destroyed the old one in the crater. This temple is dedicated to the goddess of the lake, Ida Batara Dewi Ulan Danau who is considered as a god controlling the entire water and irrigation system of Bali.
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A virgin priest is a resident in the temple to represent the goddess, and she is served by 24 priests who are chosen as young boys and then maintain a role for their whole lives. This is a strong example of how important water and irrigation problems are in traditional Balinese culture.
The temperature is usually around 15 degrees cooler than on the beach, and even more so at night. That, coupled with weather that is often cloudy and drizzle, makes sweaters or jackets recommended during the day and is important after sunset.
How to Get here…?
To reach this location you can use a motor bike, a car with his own driver, and Rent a car with driver. Because the path to the location is somewhat winding and confusing. We suggest you take a Bali Private transport with driver Or take a one-day Kintamani tour. It will fill your holiday with an amazing atmosphere, I am sure you will be amazed at the scenery in front of you.