Services

No telephones. The only official travel agent in town is CV Jero Wijaya Tourist Service, Box 01, Kintamani, Bali 80652, a privately run tourist office that changes money and sells a number of tours—Sunrise Breakfast at the Top (three hours), Bicycling Around the Lake (four hours), and Younger Batur Crater (six hours). After each outing, which range in price from Rp10,000 to Rp50,000, the driver picks you up in the company van and drives you back in air-conditioned comfort. In Ubud, the Jero agent is Mutiara Tourist Service, Jl. Raya Ubud, tel. (0361) 975145.

The shop in Under The Volcano sells toiletries, mosquito coils, some aspirin. Owner Nyoman Mawa is the closest thing to a tourist information bureau in the village.