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Bali, Who doesn’t know this world tourism province?
Everyone knows about Bali. Besides being known for its culture, Bali is a tourist city full of the best tourist spots.
Not surprisingly, Bali is the first choice of destination when on vacation.
Other than visiting the beach, mountains are the best places to visit for true adventurers.
Climbing has become a trend in itself for young people today.
Besides getting an extraordinary experience, climbing can be a sport as well as filling your vacation time.
Bali has several mountains with varying heights.
Here we list some mountains that are ready to be your hiking destination.
Mount Agung is ranked first because it is the highest mountain in Bali with an altitude of 3,031 masl.
Mount Batukaru with an altitude of 2,276 masl.Mount Abang 2,152 masl.Mount Catur or commonly known as the Mangu peak, has an altitude of 2,096 masl.
Mount Sanghyang which is 2,087 meters above sea level.Mount Pohang with an altitude of 2,069 masl.
Those are some mountains that can be used as a reference for you to visit while in Bali.
Well, this time we will discuss about the third highest mountain in Bali, namely Mount Abang.
Mount Abang is located in Abangsongan Village, Kintamani District, Bangli Regency, Bali.
This mountain is in one location with Mount Batur, opposite each other.
Mount Abang is to the east and Mount Batur is to the west.
To get to the climbing location it will take approximately 40 minutes from Bangli City and 1 hour 54 minutes from Denpasar City by car.
The route is towards Kintamani, then you will meet the Geopark Museum and take a right turn.
Go straight until you see a T-junction, you are still straight, take a small path into the middle of the forest, there is a slight incline.
Already at the foot of Mount Abang, it’s time to prepare to climb.The hike can be taken in approximately 3 hours or 4 hours at the most to get to the top and down the mountain for about 3 hours.
Just like other mountain locations, Mount Abang also offers views of the trees, and the tracking path to the peak is filled with plants, bushes, fallen trees, and the road is slippery because it is muddy.
However, after arriving at the peak, you will be tired of being paid with the beauty of Mount Abang.
The view of Mount Abang is truly a feast for the eyes, fitting as a place to take selfies to fulfill your instgramable instgrams.
With an altitude of 2,152 meters above sea level, you can enjoy a panoramic view of Lake and Mount Batur from Mount Abang.
In the area of Mount Abang there is also a temple which is a sacred place for Hindus, so it is not surprising that Mount Abang is also the main destination for Hindus to pray.
Hindu climbers can immediately pray at this temple before continuing to the top.
For those of you novice hikers, you could say Mount Abang has a difficult terrain. Before climbing, you should check the weather first so that your trip is free.
But if there is an intention and a hobby of climbing difficult terrain is not a problem.
Make sure to bring enough hiking equipment such as food, drink, medicine, and other essential equipment so you don’t have to have trouble during the trip.
The name of the top must be cold, so don’t forget the jacket, scarf, gloves.
Don’t get off the hike without capturing the beauty of Mount Abang.
So, make sure the camera, tongsis, or tripod is in your backpack. If you are a true nature lover, don’t forget to bring the trash from the supplies you brought home too.