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17 / 08 / 2017
2:14 pm

Denpasar

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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Mt. Batur set to be Bali major attraction

The central and provincial governments have jointly agreed to develop Mount Batur area as a major tourist attraction after UNESCO inscribed the volcano and its surrounding area to the Global Geoparks Network last September.

Mt. Batur is located in Kintamani resort area, which has been included as one of 16 strategic national development areas for extensive development in the next five years. Kintamani’s main focus will be on ecotourism. Located around 60 kilometers north of Denpasar, Mt. Batur is an active volcano, the caldera of which covers an area of 10x13 kilometers that was formed between 23,500 and 28,500 years ago.