Kintamani is one of the most famous Bali tourism object with amazing view of active Mountain and Lake Batur
For you who loves traveling to the mountains area, especially when decided to hold a vacation to Bali island,
may still be confused to find a reference about where is the most popular mountains region which has the best tourist attraction.
So...you do not need to worry,
In this article, We are Sorga Bali Tours have summarized detailed famous tourist attraction,
that located in one of sub-districts on the island of a thousand temples, namely: "KINTAMANI".
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Honestly we tells you, that enchanting views of active Mount Batur, integrated with the overlay exotic beauty of its lake is truly one of a very spectacular tourist attraction.
That made Kintamani tourist destination became a main target of travel options,
which capable attract a large number of tourist visits both domestic or foreign tourists from entire world when enjoying Bali holiday tour packages.
Because of this beauty also makes Penelokan region as one of a mainstay tourism owned by Bangli regency,
which located at northeast part from the Island of thousand temples.
Glance, if we talk about the existence of Batur Kintamani volcano,
of yore is as one of the ancient mountain has a height almost equal with Agung volcano which located in Karangasem East Bali.
But, because of Batur volcano has erupted 26 times based on records from Batur geopark museum,
finally the late height of volcano as we can see now only 1.717 meters from sea level.
with the first eruption began in 1804 and the last eruption which occurred in 2000,
and this area has a relatively cold weather with temperatures running between around 16 - 18 degrees celsius at night time.
Regarding attractions area of Kintamani is currently one of most top tourist object which become a best favourite recreation.
in line with number of travelers who comes to visit Bali island especially to Penelokan village to enjoy holidays,
and to know more about the beauty natural scenery contained at Kintamani tourism object.
Kintamani is actually a subdistrict which divided into 48 villages, ie:
- Abangsongan, Abuan, Awan, Bantang, Banua, Batudinding, Batukaang, Batur Selatan, Batur Tengah, Batur Utara, Bayung cerik,
- Bayung Gede, Belancang, Belandingan, Belanga, Belantih, Binyan, Bonyoh, Buahan, Bunutin, Catur, Daup, Dausa, Gunungbau,
- Katung, Kedisan, Kintamani Penelokan, Kutuh, Langgahan, Lembean, Mangguh, Manikliyu, Mengani, Pengejaran, Pinggan, Satra,
- Sekaan, Sekardadi, Selulung, Serai, Siakin, Songan A, Songan B, Subaya, Sukawana, Suter, Terunyan, Ulian.
Of the many villages that belongs in to Kintamani sub-district,
some of them are very famous to be tourists destination that frequently visited as the best, unique, and favourite holiday options by a large number of travelers, such as:
1. Batur village with its interesting tourist places owned, ie:
- Batur Ulundanu Temple
- Toya Devasya Natural Hot Spring
- Toya Bungkah Natural Hot Spring
- Mount Batur Trekking starting point
2. Trunyan village with top mainstay area, ie:
- Trunyan ancient village with its unique "Funeral Traditions" which is so different from other Balinese people tradition in general.
- Pancering Jagat Temple
3. Kedisan village:
- Crossing boat's terminal to Trunyan village, and along the way to Kedisan village, our eyes will be adorned with the expanse view of onion farm, tomatoes, chillys and various vegetable plants that are found in this region.
4. Penelokan Village with well-known tourist attraction owned, such as:
- Geopark Museum Batur Kintamani
- Hotels and Restaurants area
- Selfie point's recreation, which is overlooking views of Mount and Lake Batur.
all restaurants here also provides variety types of cuisine menus with a "Buffet" serves, such as: "Indonesian meals", "International cuisine", "Halal food".
And all food that served in these restaurants, is in accordance with existing of Health standards.
5. Sukawana village with the most famed tourist object, ie:
- Puncak Penulisan Temple
But in general because the layout of Kintamani sub-district on the plateau,
so mostly the livelihoods of its community are largely dependent on agricultural sector's produced, such as:
Oranges, all kinds of vegetables, and various type of fruits. as well as from tourism sector.
In addition, other unique things which can be found here and quite fame among the people of Bali, ie:
The existence of pets particularly: "Kintamani's Dog" which bred from the mountain area.
And this breed has a brave nature, agile, alert and has a high enough sense of suspicious.
In addition, these kind of dogs has been developed for a long time, also recognized by the international world.
Phenotypically, Kintamani's Dog very easy to recognize and can be classified into a group of moderately worker dogs with strong muscles,
beside also having long hair with white, black or brown colour.
Kintamani dog has a scientific name, ie: "Canis Lupus Familiaris",
such as: Kyi-Leo, Karst Shepherd, Spitz Indians that have a height between,
45 centimeters till 55 centimeters (Male) and 40 centimeters to 45 centimeters (Female).
Kintamani Entrance Fee Ticket
For you who intend and want to visit Kintamani volcano tourist area,
definitely will be charged an entrance fee ticket at IDR. 30,000 quoted per person (Adult) and IDR. 20.000 rates quoted per person (Child),
while entry fee ticket for vehicles will be charged Rp. 5000 quoted per vehicle.
All of the admission fee ticket have to be paid in "Cash local rupiah currency" at the front counter ticket's gate, before entering tourists object.
And admittance ticket's counter of kintamani tourist places will be open from 7 AM until 6 PM.
Mileage to Kintamani tourist area
There are 4 (four) roads access to get to Kintamani area, namely:
- Direction way from Besakih Temple - Karangasem East Bali
- Roadway from Buleleng - Singaraja North Bali
- Main road from Bangli regency
- Street access from Ubud art village - Gianyar regency
Penelokan - Kintamani region can be easily reach by all vehicles,
and distances to get to Kintamani tourism object is 63 kilometers from Denpasar city (Bali capital town),
or driving by car around 2.5 hours on the smooth asphalted roads condition.
Best time of arrival at Kintamani tourist area
The best times for you to visit Kintamani area, we recommend to come in the morning until around afternoon,
because the weather still very nice, also you can see terrific view of Mountain and Lake Batur in face.
But if you come to visit Kintamani on late afternoon will be misty, so you can't see the best view of it.
The atmosphere of Kintamani area is easily misty in the afternoon, especially when the rainy season in between October till April.
Penelokan Kintamani located at about 900 meters above sea level,
this vista point is cool and refreshing throughout the year with temperatures averaging 22 Degrees at mid-day and 16 Degrees at night time.
read also: "Tips to do trip to Kintamani volcano easier".
But, if you are interesting to do sightseeing trip to Kintamani volcano,
we please you to read: "Kintamani Bali volcano tour package see amazing Mt.Batur & lake view"
Finally....that's all the explanation about Kintamani from us.
Oh ya...One more thing,
If you want further explanation also how to arrange sightseeing trip to this top tourist area,
please feels free to "Contact Us" at Sorga Bali Tours (Online organizer for holidays, Adventure packages and Bali tour service activities).
And, we would very appreciate of any given question,
also we will strive to do our best to plan your holiday,
because we understand very well that your satisfaction is our goal.
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