For more enjoyable and relaxing Trekking Mount Rinjani, this option is suggested. Accomodation prior to trek is included on this package. This route start from east entrance ( sembalun ) finish at north ( senaru ), includes Mt. Rinjani’s summit ( 3.729 m ) segara anak lake ( crater ), visit hot spring, and crater, rim base camp.
Type of tour:
Fully organized ( combination ) of adventure, leisure eco tourism, safety ) Individual or group departure are available upon request. Rinjani trek requires you to have a good level of fitness and ability to walk long distance. Person with mountain sickness or height phobia are not allowed to join this tour. We are can customize any date based on request with minimum 2 person in each group. There are two type of service to choose, Deluxe or Budget service.
Pick up at hotel lobby at 06:00 AM then transfer to sembalun lawang ( 1.156 m ), meet your guide and porters, and start with gentle ascent walking trough open grassland. After about three hours walk, we reach pos 2 tengengean ( 1.500 m ) enjoying the beautiful views of Mt. Rinjani summit ( 3.726 m ), another one hour ascent to pos 3 pada balong ( 1.800 m ), we start the step 3,5 climb to the campsite at plawangan II sembalun crater rim ( 2.639 m ) rest and overnight at this campsite.
Wake up at 03:00 AM start is necessary for the summit ( 3.726 m ) on volcanic screen. Once there enjoy proud fellings of satisfaction and the amazing sunrise view across the wallace line to bali, mt agung and sumbawa. After breakfast down to the lake segara anak ( 2.000 m ) within the rinjani crater, it takes two to three hours down the step trail to the crater lake and day 2,5. Camp. Swiming in the lake and exploring the caves and pilgrimage hot spring, believed to have healing power.
After breakfast, leave the lake and climb for two and half hour up to plawangan 1, senaru crater rim ( 2.461 m ). After lunch enjoy the view of the lake frop othe side, relax, exploring and await the sunset, if the wind is cold, you may prefer to descent one hour to cemara lima and camp in the more sheltered forest.
After breakfast, descent down the long trail to senaru village ( 601 m ), trough thick tropical forest rich in flora, bird life and variety of butterflies. You might see orchid and if lucky the rare black ebony leaf monkey, as known locally as LUTUNG. Rest stop are taken along the way, after seven hour walk from the rim ( or five hour from pos 3 mondokan lolak ), the trek ends at rinjani trek center at the road head in senaru, where the car is waiting to transfer you to the air port or senggigi.