Batur Lake View Bali

By: Bagus Negara

In the eastern of Bali there is Batur Lake it’s located in the middle of the island, the lake is much spectacular with the caldera crater. Formed by the eruption of an ancient volcano mighty hard to believe that the volcano is still active to this day and still giving contribution to build the geology of the island.

According to the scientists the mountain was erupted in 40,000 to 25,000 years ago and the last eruption was on september,21st 1926, based on the scientist the caldera of this mountain is one of the largest volcanic caldera in the world with 7kms of diameter and 300 meters high surface roughly from core of the mountain.

In So much scary things about the mountain there is another thing which is very intriguing, there’s a beautiful thing called caldera lake , adjacent to the core of mountain Batur truly spectacular sight.

To reach the rim caldera of Mount Batur takes about 2 hours drive from Denpasar, capital of Bali towards the northeast with uphill and winding road then your trip will be treated by beautiful views then your journey will not be in vain

In addition to seeing the sights of the lake there are many things you can do in this place like visiting Balinese villages, lunch at the lake or in the top of the caldera it’s depending on your taste, as well as visiting museum of geology. and sure, you also can visit Batur temple, one of the main temples which is revered by Hindus in Bali.

Here some pictures of Batur Lake View

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