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Reviewed 1 week ago

Decide to go for the real summit and midway through, left with 200m (estimate 2 hours more) too tired to even move anymore. I would suggest either be experienced enough to be properly paced or physically trained for the endurance. Otherwise, probably camp around for...More

Thank Jason N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So we just got back from our attempt to hike to the top of mount Agung. Unfortunately we could only get half way up because of the biblical rain we experienced on the way. Our local guide said he had never seen water fall like...More

Thank BpeGrainger1988
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

After reading all of the reviews and having recently returned from Everest Base Camp with a moderate level of fitness (I can run 5km well and attend cardio kickboxing regularly) I knew Mt Agung was a challenge. But I by far underestimated the physical endurance...More

2  Thank Peta C
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

The views are unreal, but the dangers are absolutely real. I'm not an experienced climber and I should have known better, but I'm motivated by challenges. Of the 10 people that started up in their respective groups, 6 turned back and only 4 of us...More

3  Thank Chidawgo
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Started hiking up around 2300 from the Besakih Temple (actual peak of Mt. Agung) entrance and let me tell you it ain't no walk in the park. Ended up making it up to the top 2 hours early, so we made a fire and napped...More

Thank Manbearkid
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I feel you need some level of basic fitness to attempt the climb, but it is very very much do-able and you will be rewarded with an absolutely amazing sunrise and crater view at the peak. You start from the base at around midnight and...More

Thank Tamjeed A
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Mount Agung climb 11-05-2017. Would have to have been the most mentally & physically challenging that I have ever done in my life. Just be very aware that unless you are a very, VERY experienced hiker/climber with an excellent level of fitness and a general...More

3  Thank Bryan M
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

The view from the summit of the volcano realy worth the effort. We had breakfast watching the sunrise and that is definitely one of the best moment of our vacations in Bali. Don't forget to wear good trekking shoes as the trail is pretty steep...More

Thank FreakyPhong
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

After trekking on mount rinjani in lombok.And I am in bali couple days,I try to hike on mount agung it's not so very difficult but the not so very amazing too like on rinjani.

Thank Julius Y
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

I did the tour to the top of Mount Agung in mid April to experience the sunrise from up above. It was absolutely phenomenal and the hike in the middle of the night was more than worth it. Therefore, I would recommend everybody who is...More

6  Thank Massimo L
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hello, I hear a lot of bad stories about expensive, no needed guides, is there anyone who has advice to clime the mountain alone?
2 May 2017|
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Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
I attempted climb alone. Having done Everest base camp and 2 volcanoes in java recently was confident in own ability. But this climb was very difficult. Constant steep rocky uphill. Did 4 hours uphill slog and summit was... More
Elaine M
Where is the best place to stay that is close to the mountain? Thanks.
16 March 2017|
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Response from Elsie L | Reviewed this property |
Hi Elaine! Only just saw this sorry. We stayed in a fantastic AirBNB in Selat which was a 30 minute drive away
Hello What is the average price of a guide to hike to the summit via Besakih Temple? Is it mandatory to have a guide or we can go on our own after paying an entrance fee?
2 March 2017|
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Response from sarahbutler102286 | Reviewed this property |
We went in off season as well and paid about $100 for an hour commute there and back, the guide, and snacks. I would not recommend doing without a guide. Several people have died doing this without a guide, it's very easy to... More