MOUNT AGUNG SUNRISE VIEWPOINT (BUKIT CINTA) IN BALI

MOUNT AGUNG SUNRISE VIEWPOINT (BUKIT CINTA) IN BALI

Mount Agung Sunrise Viewpoint

Mt Agung is Bali’s highest and holiest peak that stands at 3,031 meters! The name translates to Great Mountain and it is located in the north-east region of the island. As you may or may not know, Mount Agung is one of the largest and most active volcanoes in all of Indonesia.

If you’re an early bird like me and want to experience an unforgettable sunrise, I highly recommend taking an early drive to the Mount Agung Sunrise Viewpoint at Bukit Cinta!

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 THE EXACT PIN LOCATION OF MOUNT AGUNG SUNRISE VIEWPOINT

Mount Agung Sunrise Viewpoint

HOW TO GET TO MOUNT AGUNG SUNRISE VIEWPOINT

The journey time to get to the Mount Agung sunrise viewpoint at Bukit Cinta is a 2.5-hour drive from Denpasar. I left my accommodation at 4am to get to the viewpoint in time for the sunrise.

The best way to get around the island of Bali is on a scooter. You can rent scooters in the main tourist hubs throughout Bali including Canggu, Seminyak, Kuta, Denpasar, Ubud, and Uluwatu. Scooter rental is 50,000 rupiah ($5) per day or you can rent them on a monthly basis from anywhere between 600,000 rupiah – 700,000 rupiah. ($60 – $70).

If you prefer to travel by car, it is possible to hire a driver and a car for approximately 600,000 rupiah for the day. Most accommodations will be more than happy to help organise this for you.

When you arrive at Mount Agung sunrise viewpoint (Bukit Cinta) I guarantee you will be astonished at the incredible view of Bali’s highest peak. I hope these photos I took of this location inspire you to go and explore this awesome spot for yourselves.

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OTHER POINTS OF INTEREST NEAR MOUNT AGUNG SUNRISE VIEWPOINT 

After the sunrise at Bukit Cinta, head back to the main road and drive north for another 5-10 mins to find another awesome viewpoint, shown below, of Mt Agung. This spot overlooks a vast valley of rice terraces with the Great Mountain standing prominently in the backdrop!

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EXACT PIN LOCATION OF THE SECOND VIEWPOINT OF MT AGUNG

BALI ACCOMMODATION

This week I have based myself at Hotel Vila Lumbung, an ideally located resort in the lively hub of Seminyak. This resort has an amazing swimming pool, spa & wellness centre, an in-house restaurant, and boutique villas dotted around the beautiful gardens. You can click HERE to see available rooms and rates.

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I hope you enjoyed reading this article and if you have any questions about Mount Agung Sunrise Viewpoint please drop me a comment below.

Happy Adventuring!  🙂

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