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Mount Agung Sunrise Trekking

Challenge yourself with an epic volcano hike unlike any other.
4.5
|63 Reviews
DURATION
16 hours
Booking type
Join-in trip
MEET UP
Free pick-up
Group size
Up to 30 guests
See 360 degree views over Bali on its tallest mountain
If you crave a challenge that'll set you apart from the typical volcano-hiking crowd, Mount Agung is calling your name. Forget those crowded trails on Mount Batur – this is Bali's tallest and holiest peak, promising incredible views and serious bragging rights when you get back home.What to expect:This hike demands 8-10 hours, so it's definitely geared towards more adventurous folksYou've got options: start at Pasar Agung Temple for a shorter route, or tackle the longer Besakih Temple route and aim for the true summitStart your hike super early for a breathtaking crater rim sunrise – you'll be looking out over all of Bali!You won't be on your own – get ready for hot drinks, snacks, and the expertise of a local hiking guide. Jero and his team know this mountain like the back of their hand, so you're in good company.Important Note: Weather on Agung can shift fast, so they'll make the final call the day before your hike to make sure it's safe. If it's a no-go, don't worry – you'll get a full refund.Pasar Agung Route (Crater Rim):Difficulty: Still challenging, but the shorter and more manageable of the two routes.Elevation Gain: Approximately 1,200 meters (3,900 feet).Duration: Expect 4 hours up and 4 hours down for a total of around 8 hours.Best For: Hikers who want a good challenge and stunning sunrise views, with less emphasis on reaching the absolute summit.Logistics: You'll need to start around 2:00 AM to catch the sunrise between 6:15 AM and 6:30 AM. Pickup is usually around 11:30 PM for those further south.Besakih Temple Route (Summit):Difficulty: Significantly more demanding, both physically and mentally.Elevation Gain: Approximately 1,900 meters (6,200 feet) to the true summit.Duration: Plan on 5-6 hours to reach the top and another 5 hours to descend, totaling 10-12 hours.Best For: Experienced hikers seeking the ultimate Mount Agung achievement with unparalleled 360-degree views (weather permitting!).Logistics: Start around 11:00 PM, aiming for a pre-sunrise summit between 6:15 AM and 6:30 AM. Expect pickup around 8:30 PM from southern areas.Important Considerations:Fitness: Both routes demand a good level of fitness. The Besakih Temple route, in particular, requires significant stamina.Experience: While not technical in the mountaineering sense, familiarity with challenging hikes is highly recommended for both routes and essential for the Besakih summit push.Guide: Hiring a knowledgeable guide is crucial for safety, route finding, and ensuring you're prepared for the conditions.
Experience highlights
Conquer Bali's holiest + tallest peak
Tough hike = Bragging rights for life
Escape the tourist trail
What You’ll be Doing
Mount Agung Sunrise Trekking via Besakih and Pasar Agung Temples: Exciting sunrise hikes in Bali.
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What’s Included
Private air conditioned car and experienced English speaking Driver
Private trekking guide
Hot drinks, bread, chocolate, biscuit
1.2 lt of water during your trip and fruits
Park entrance fee
Free use of flashlight and hiking poles
Simple Rain coat
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Next Available Dates
Prices shown in USD
Select Time for 23 Apr 2024
Additional Information
Where we'll meet
Start Point
Free pick-up from Anywhere in Bali(Denpasar, Indonesia)
  • 30 mins before selected timeslot
  • Notes: PICK UP TIME VIA BESAKIH TEMPLE: Seminyak / Kuta 20.30 pm Nusa Dua / Jimbaran 20.30 pm Sanur 21.00 pm Ubud 21.30 pm PICK UP VIA PASAR AGUNG TEMPLE: Seminyak / Kuta 23.30 pm Nusa Dua / Jimbaran 23.30 pm Sanur 23.45 pm Ubud 00.00 am
End Point
  • End at Start Point(s)
Transport Add-ons
Add-on #1
  • Drop off at Airport(Price: S$ 21.46 for up to 1 guest)
Start & ends
Daily
12:00AM - 01:30PM
08:30PM - 02:00PM
Suitability / Accessibility
  • Pet-Friendly
  • Child Friendly (Recommended Age: 10+)
Cancellation & other policies
  • Cancellation
    To secure your spot, your host will turn away other guests. Because of this, cancellations aren't allowed.
  • Minimum Participants
    If there are fewer than 2 participants, the host may reschedule or refund your booking.
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S$ 62.83/person
4.5(63)
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Meet your host
Jero grew up farming with his family in the shadow of Mount Batur, but the volcano always called to him. He and his cousins would spend hours exploring its slopes. Now, he shares that love with visitors, leading his team of local experts (some of those same cousins!). This is a story of passion, community, and how tourism can truly uplift local lives.
Experience: 9 years
Speaks: Fluent English
Acceptance rate: 98%
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Helpful Questions

What should I pack?
Running/hiking shoes, warm cloth/jacket
Sunblock, Camera and Wet tissue
What should to bring/wear:
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Hello, I'm looking to hike Mt Agung end of October. Will that be a good time? Also Is it possible to do a private solo hike just me and the tour guide?
June, 14 Apr 2024
Hi June, Yes, it is a good time. For prive option, you can check this link https://www.seeksophie.com/experiences/bali-mount-agung-sunrise-trekking-via-short-route-pasar-agung-o9g5801yjn
How many guides are accompanying the group? What happens if some participants want to go at a slower pace than the others? How do you manage this?
Anjali, 05 Apr 2024
Hi Anjali, this depends on the number of people joining. Could you please email us at chat@seeksophie.com so that we could provide a more personalised assistance. :)
Hi, if there is bad weather on the day of booking, would I be refunded the full amount? thanks
jinny, 06 Sep 2023
Hi you’ll be refunded if there is bad weather according to the host current cancellation policy :)
hi! i would like to hike solo on 25th july morning. can i ask if there are any other solo hikers on that day so that we can share the price?
tsai, 07 Jul 2023
Hi Tsai, Currently, none of our customers have signed up for a slot on July 25th. Moreover, considering the consistent rainfall in Bali over the past week, there is a chance that your trip will be rescheduled to a different date if it rains on the 25th.
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