Southern Slopes of Batukaru
On the southern flank of Bali's second-highest mountain, Batukaru volcano (2 276m) is the site of the island's most beautiful terraced rice paddy landscape, particularly around the villages ofGunungsari andJatiluwih . Emerging from the lush green countryside,Pura Luhur Batukaru temple is the sanctuary of an amazing butterfly colony. Other animals can also be observed in a farm atWanasari . Not far away, the Yeh Panas spa resort atPenataran invites you to relax and wind down in style.