- One of the most beautiful volcanoes in the world: Mount Rinjani
Raising to 3.726 meter the mighty Rinjani is the second highest volcano in the Indonesian archipelago.
A tough trekking is ahead, but to experience the view and natural of the giant is a lifetime experience. Famous among trekkers around the world for its amazing color displays during sunrise.
Trekking through coffee, cacao and tea plantation the trek is not only a sight of the eyes, but hands on nature adventure.
Day 1: Senggigi – Sembalun village – Sembalun crater rim - 8, 5 hours trekking
Pick up early in the morning from your hotel. We will drive you to the village of Sembalun (1100 m) and register at the Rinjani information center.
We start with a gentle climb through open meadow from the village of Sembalun.
After about 2 hours of walking, we will reach the post 1 (1300m), and another 40 minutes to Pos 2 (1500m).
We will continue to Post 3 (1800m) and have lunch here.
After lunch and rest, we will go to Sembalun crater rim (2639m). It takes 3 hours including a prolonged steep climb.
We will camp the night on the crater rim. We can enjoy the view of sunrise and sunset.
Dinner and accommodation at Sembalun base camp in the Tent.
Day 2: Sembalun crater rim – Segara Anak lake - 9 hours trekking
We wake up under the cover of darkness with a hot drink and a light breakfast. We will start heading to the summit of Rinjani at 3:00 am.
We start with a moderate trek, followed by a fairly easy but longer trek. Final approach that involve climbing up steep volcanic scree looser.
We can reach the summit (3726 m) with a beautiful sunrise, and panoramic view of Lombok island, the island of Bali, the island of Sumbawa and Segara Anak Lake.
After that, we will descend into the crater rim Sembalun within 2 hours and have breakfast here.
Then we’ll continue descend to Segara Anak Lake for 3 hours.
We stop at the side of the lake to rest. Here we can enjoy the view of the lake, and swimming in the lake. Bath in hot water can soothe away your aches and pains of traveling and is widely known for its natural healing powers.
Our porters will prepare lunch for us. After the lunch, we will leave the lake and up to Senaru crater rim (2641m).
Our campsite for the night, Senaru crater rim has the most spectacular view.
We will enjoy an incredible sunset over Mount Agung in Bali and the smoke from the new volcano on the edge of the lake.
Dinner and accommodation at Segara Anak Lake base camp in the Tent.
Day 3: Segara Anak lake – Senaru village – Senggigi - 8, 5 hours trekking down
After breakfast with a beautiful sunrise, we will leave Mount Rinjani descend to Senaru village through the rainforest. If we are lucky, we can see the rare black monkey.
It takes 5 hours and we will take lunch along the way.
Sign out at Rinjani Information centre Senaru where the coach is waiting for the transfer back to your hotel in Senggigi Area.
It will take approximately 2 hours’ drive to Senggigi.
- Transportation in air-conditioned car / minibus / coach
- Transportation from/to your accommodation
- All entrance fees to visits
- Meals (picnic and breakfast) as indicated in the program
- Tents, duvets and mattresses
- Personal expenses
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