It is safe climbing mount Batur during mount Agung eruption?Jero
It is safe climbing mount Batur during mount agung eruption? Or it is safe to visit Bali during mount agung eruption? That most people search on Google lately regarding the safety climbing mount Batur, of course that information very important for everyone who will visit mount Batur for sunrise or for other trekking activities because safety in number one for everyone. To answer that question, here I give information about safety hiking mount Batur during Mount Agung high alert of eruption. Based on what our Bali government Tourism Office visit Bali is safe or climbing Mount Batur is safety as it far away from Mount Agung, here bellow the letter of Bali government Tourism Office.
Dear people that concerned about tourism in Bali
Bali Government tourism office notes the raised of the hazard level of Mount agung volcano from 3 (alert) to level 4 (danger) can discouraged the tourist in Bali but there was something that the tourist should be not br worries since most of the tourist destination are far away from the volcano ( in this case Mount Batur as well). As Ubud is 51 Km away from the Mount Agung while Sanur area, Kuta beach and Jimbaran are more than 72 km from the volcano.
As until 26th the volcano has not erupted and was no volcanic ash. A radius of 9 kilometers and 12 kilometers around the mountain was considered dangerous but most of the other tourist destinations were otherwise safe.
Weare urged tourist to continue visiting Bali because bali still safe for the tourist. The island safe expect for the area around mount Agung. Flights in and out of Ngurah Rai International Airport remind normal with 50.000 to 60.000travelers in and out of Bali Island every day.
There are nine alternatives Airport outside of Bali had been prepared for diverted flights if volcanic ash was detected and also 300 buses would be available to transport affected traveler to ferry posts and bus stations so they could leave Bali if flights were affected. We have been doing all the preparedness that is needed.
And for the last time one again we confirm that Bali is still safe for tourism. ”Bali tours is safe” do not spread misleading news that Bali is not safe because mount Agung is on the highest alert status. Please come and visit Bali.
That all about it is safe climbing mount Batur during mount agung eruption? Or it is safe to visit Bali during mount agung eruption? I hope this article useful for everyone. Thank you.