3 Days 2 Night Rinjani Trekk To Summit, Crater rim and Crater Lake
- Duration: 3 Days (approx.)
- Product code: P57TQV
The unforgettable journey by exploring mount Rinjani Lombok. This 3 days trek takes you to the Mount Rinjani summit. For the people of Lombok, Sasak and Balinese alike, the volcano is revered as a sacred place and they consider the Gods live at the summit of the mountain. This Trekking package designed for real trekker - Advance, the participants must at good level condition of fitness and several mountain climbing experience. This package are not recommended for beginer. The trek will start in Sembalun end in Senaru. Rinjani trek requires you to have a good level of fitness and ability to walk long distance. People with mountain sickness or height phobia are not allowed to join this tour.
The Rinjani summit trek trip package are fully organized combination of adventure, leisure, ecotourism, and safety. We organised the Rinjani trekking trip for individual and at small group maximum of 10 persons to maximize service and safety for all participants.
Trekking to Mt Rinjani Summit Trip highlights: Watching the ever changing scenery as you ascend and descend Mount Rinjani , Sunrise on Mount Rinjani taking in the spectacular view of Segara Anak Lake and the island of Lombok stretching far below, Crater Lake, Hot Spring, Cave, Sembalun and Senaru crater rim.
Rinjani Pre Treks Preparation
Rinjani trek requires you to have a good level of fitness and ability to walk long distance. People with mountain sickness or height phobia are not allowed to join this tour. We highly recommended you to have an travel insurance and exercise before the trip start, at least you do walk 5 kilometers in a day at home, or joint with the fitness center at your home.
What to Carry
During the trek you will just have to carry your small day pack with essential items such as sunglasses, sunscreen, water etc. Porters are employed to carry the rest of your gear on the trek. Please keep this to a minimum while on the trek.
About the Trek
You will encounter steep ascents and descents on a fairly good system of tracks whilst on the trek.. A good level of fitness is required. Please contact us if you would like some suggestions in relation to pre trip training or if you are concerned about your fitness level.
All meals will be prepared by your guide and porters on open fires and fuel stoves. Your porters will exhibit super human strength in getting all your camping gear up the mountain and is a constant source of amazement to trekkers! Expect traditional Indonesian style rice based meals. The meals are excellent relative to what you might expect on a typical western style commercial trek. The staff take great pride in their cooking skills and presentation of your meal. Any offers to help are welcome but not expected.
All your camping gear is supplied but if you want to take your own light weight sleeping bag or sleeping mat that's fine. This can be arranged at your pre trip briefing in Senggigi Beach. Most trekkers will carry a small pack or day pack with personal items such as clothes, toiletries and photography gear. Keep the gear to a minimum and don’t take anything up the mountain that you don’t have to!
The Price are Including :
- 2 nights’ accommodation in tent during the trek
- Mineral water or soft drink on tour
- Way and return transfer from hotel to Rinjani national park entrance
- Full boards meal on trek
- Unlimited mineral water during the trek
- Experience porter and English speaking guide on trek
- Entrance fee and conservation fee in Rinjani Trek
- Deluxe trekking gear ( Tent, Air bed mattress ,sleeping bag, camping chair, toilet tent, cutlery, etc )
The price are excluding:
- Personal expenses
- Accommodation after trek
- Lunch and dinner before and after trek
- Flight ticket
- Aiport tax
What To Bring:
- Walking stick
- Warm Jacket
- Long Pants
- Rain coat ( just in case )
- Head torch
Day 1: Hotel – Sembalun Crater Rim ( L, D )
Our guide will pick you up at hotel lobby at 06.00 AM then transfer to Sembalun. Register the Rinjani Information Center (RIC) in Sembalun Lawang (1,156 m), meet your guide and arrange National Park entry tickets. Your guide gives you briefing describes the route details, local cultural traditions and what you might see, and explains rubbish management and safety procedures. The trek starts from Sembalun Lawang with the gentle ascent walking through open grassland used as cattle grazing by local people. Resting at Pos 1 Pemantauan (1,300), after about three hours from Sembalun we reach Pos 2 Tengengean (1,500 m) enjoying the beautiful views of Mt. Rinjani summit (3,726m). After another hours ascent to Pos 3 Pada Balong (1,800 m), we start the step 3,5 climb amidst the pine-like Casuarinas species locally known as Cemara, perhaps seeing evidence of wild pigs and the long-tailed grey macaque monkeys to the camp site at Plawangan II Sembalun crater rim (2,639 m).
Day 2: Crater Rim – Summit – Senaru Crater Rim ( B, L, D )
After breakfast, proceed to go down to the lake. It takes two to three hours down the steep trail to the crater lake. Enjoy the lake, swimming or exploring hot springs water, believed to have healing powers, while our porters preparing for your lunch. After lunch break, leave the lake and climb for two and half hours up to Plawangan 1 senaru Crater Rim (2,461 m) for the day 2’s camp. Dinner and overnight at crater rim if weather permitted or another hour down to Cemara Lima.
Day 3: Senaru Crater Rim – Senggigi ( B, L )After breakfast, descend down the long trail to Senaru village (601 m), through thick tropical forests rich in flora, bird life and a variety of butterflies. You might see orchid and, if lucky, the rare black ebony leaf monkey, known locally as lutung. Rest stop are taken along the way, with village stories and local legends related by your guide. Features include the Batu Penyesalan stone and banyan tree bunut ngengkang that looks like someone standing with their legs apart. After seven hours walk from the rim, (or five hours from Pos 3 Mondokon Lolak), the trek ends at Rinjani Trek Center at the road head in Senaru where the car is waiting to take you to Senggigi, arrive in Senggigi end program, thank you.