Mount Agung is stands 3142 meter above the sea level, located at the north east of Bali atthe regency of Karangasem, about 2 hours from the main city of Denpasar. The starting point nestled at the besakih village ( Mother Temple Of Besakih). Mount Agung renowned as the lingam of almighty Shiva and praised by the balinese as the head of the Balinese island.
The trek started at midnight, trek to the sunrise summit will take more or less six hours. Absolutely amazing view of the whole Bali island, as you arrive the summit as well you may look up to the morning sky as the dawn arrived best sunrise, best view, best adventure.
- From Besakih Temple
The best routes of hiking in Mount Agung. This is a challenging hike starting nearby Besakih temple which is the most sacred temple and also called the Mother Temple of Bali. Climb up through the thick natural jungle of Besakih. The ascent will take aproximately 5 to 7 hours and ends at the very highest point of the mountain 3,142 meters above sea level.
The final hour or so is exceptionally demanding often requiring ascent on all fours. Mount Agung hike is ideally started at about 11.00 pm via the sunrise trek. From here you are able to witness the stunning su.nrise, great fanorama and the spirit of the mother nature of the northern atmosphere READ MORE…
2. From Pasar Agung Temple
Mount Agung Trekking Via Pasar Agung Temple is a 3 to 4 hours hike up to the peak of Mount Agung which time you ascend about 2,000 meters. Not so stiff as the Besakih route.
The route ends about 100 meters below the actual summit, but the views are still excellent in all directions, as well as down into the actual crater. A sensible start time would be about 2:00 am, with aim of reaching the peak just before dawn READ MORE…