For those of you who plan to do trekking in Bali, there are 2 kinds of tour package that you can choose as: Mount Batur Sharing Tour and Mount Batur Private Tour.
What are differences between both tours? Perhaps you get curious about them, let’s find out about their differences as follows!
Mount Batur Sharing Tour
Differences between Mount Batur Sharing Tour and Private Tour are only on trekking experiences that you will get insides.
In the sharing tour, you will share a guide and transport service with other hikers. It also invites you to join into a group with the trekkers.
Meanwhile, the private tour will provide full private guide and transport services during your trekking.
This Why Choose the Sharing Tour
As above, Mount Batur Private Tour indeed looks more profitable than sharing tour. Even though, there are some advantages that you will get in the sharing tour such as:
- Cheaper Price
The guide and transport service which are shared in one group, make the sharing tour cost cheaper than private tour.
The tour is profitable and may save more money. Hence, it’s proper for those of you who want to have fun experiences in limited budget.
- Get New Friends
In the sharing tour, you will join with other unknown hikers into a group. Hence, you have an opportunity to get new friends who have the same interests during the adventures.
- More Exciting Trekking
Having a few friends may make your trekking activity become more exciting. You can make an fun conversation with them along trek route.
The Inclusions in Fun Sharing Tour
As private tour, the sharing tour also includes some facilities and services as you can see below!
- Transfer Service
Transfer services as pick up and drop off are included in the tour package. You don’t need to search for taxi service to accompany your to reach start point or return back to home.
The schedules for picking up can be seen in the following!
Pick Up Time
Kuta, Seminyak, Legian, Canggu, and Sanur.
- The time above may be changed according to the situation and conditions at the time.
- The service is not for private but a car will be shared with others people who will join in the tour.
- Licensed Driver
The transfer service above will be led by a licensed driver. He will ready to pick up you as the schedule above.
Make sure you remember to tell about full address where you stay at the time, so that the picking up can be smooth and fast.
- The Shared trekking guide
On arrival at starting point, you will see a few guides who wait for trekking group. Every guide will be ready to lead in a group that consists of some trekkers.
He is friendly and able to speak English. Hence, you make a conversation with him along trekking route.
- Full Use of Flashlight
The trekking will be started from 03.00 am – 04.00 am. The route surely seems still dark in a few parts.
Hence, you need a use of flashlight to brighten along the route and you don’t need to prepare it because of including in the tour package.
- Light breakfast
After 2 hours trekking, you will arrive on the peak of the mount in fatigue! A light breakfast will be served on the peak to recharge your energy.
Having a breakfast while seeing sunrise view are an amazing experience that you should have in the tour.
- Entrance Fee at Mount Batur and Insurance
The tour also includes entrance fee at Mount Batur and insurance. Hence, you shouldn’t worry it along the trip.
Remember These Before Trekking
Before doing trekking activity, you should know and remember 3 following things for good experience. All of them are:
What to Prepare
Make sure you prepare your physical in fit and good condition. The effort that you can do for it as:
- Exercise regularly for 2 weeks before trekking.
- Keep healthy dietary habits.
- Do warming up before starting trekking.
All above are important to give you safe trekking experiences.
What to Wear
For trekking, you should wear some recommended items as:
- Casual shirt
- Hand Gloves
- Special Hiking Shoes
Make sure all are in fit size to ease you to move.
What to Bring
Some supporting items should be brought in your bag, namely:
- Mineral Water
- Sun cream
- Medicines (an ointment for muscle cramps, wound medicine, bandages, etc)
- Extra Money
Well, above are everything about Mount Batur Sharing Tour. Do you want to have the tour?