Bali Backpacker's Guide

PENELOKAN VIEW POINT – A Panorama of Batur Volcano, Caldera and the Lake

WHY BACKPACKER SHOULD VISIT THIS VIEW POINT?

AWESOME VIEW
Truly beautiful Batur volcano and the lake.
Tropical rain forest surround this view.

AWESOME ATMOSPHERE
It’s located in the beautiful highland and on the natural valley.
Fresh air and the water also.

NEAR TRUNYAN
a place must to stop if you visit Kintamani.
Only an hour from Ubud.

NEAR OTHER DESTINATION
It’s near to other destination such as Geopark museum, Batur volcano, Batur lake, Trunyan cemetery.
You can also visit Kintamani hot spring.

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DESCRIPTION:

Penelokan view point  is a the best view point to watch both Batur volcano and the lake. It’s also a best place to watch sunrise. On this view point you can see the crater and the caldera of Batur volcano.

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WHEN THE BEST TIME TO VISIT IT?

OPENING HOURS:
Anytime.

SUNRISE:
6.15 AM – 6.20 AM

*) Gradation of color start on 5.45 AM.

SUNSET:
6.15 PM – 6.20 PM

*) Gradation of color start on 5.45 PM.

HOW MUCH THE ENTRANCE FEE?

FREE

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WHERE IS IT?

LOCATION:
Village (Desa): Central Batur
Sub-district (Kecamatan): Kintamani
Regency (Kabupaten): Bangli
Province (Provinsi): Bali

DISTANCE:
About 53 km northeast of Denpasar or 1 hour and 45 minutes.
About 32 km northeast of Ubud or 1 hours.
About 64 km northeast of Kuta beach or 2 hours.
About 68 km northeast of Ngurah Rai airport or 2 hour.

MAP:

HOW TO GET TO THE LOCATION?

PUBLIC TRANSPORT:
There is no public transport to get there.

*) For backpacker i recommend you to rent a scooter to reach this view point and use google maps as your navigator.

PENELOKAN SUNRISE

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*) Photo source: baliphotographyguide.com

OTHER INFORMATION:

MOBILE PHONE SIGNAL:
Strong signal for your smartphone.

RESTROOM/TOILET:
Some restroom and toilet. Better bring your own tissue.

CAFE/RESTAURANT:
Some shop selling snacks and souvenirs.

PENELOKAN SUNSET

 

SOME  ‘SEE & DO’ NEAR PENELOKAN VIEW POINT:

You can combine to visit these places when you visit this view point:

1. Batur Geopark museum (230 meter or 3 minutes walking)
2. Batur volcano.
3. Batur lake.
4. Trunyan cemetery.
5. Kintamani hot spring (Toya Devasya & Batur Natural)

You can also check our recommended itinerary here: Day 4 itinerary.

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