Dates 9 Apr '13 to 13 Apr '13
Flexible? Yeah, sure
Est. Cost 280 - 450 USD (USD United States Dollars)
Type Tour Participants Wanted
Name Rinjani National Park Lombok Indonesia
Day 01: Senggigi – Sembalun Village – Sembalun Crater Rim, overnight in tent
Pick up at 5.30am in your hotel and transfer to trek point at Sembalun Lawang Village, 3 hours drive. Registration at Rinjani Information Centre (RIC) in Sembalun Lawang, at 08.30am start the trek with gentle ascent walking through open grassland to Pos 1 Pemantauan (1,300m) about 1,5 hours, take some rest than onto Pos 2 Tengengean (1,500 m) about 1 hour. Take some break than continue walk up another 1,5 hours to Pos 3 Pada Balong (1,800 m), break for Lunch.
After lunch continue the trek up to Sembalun Crater Rim (2,639m), the trek trail harder and take about 3,5 hours to reach the camp site at Plawangan II, Sembalun crater rim (2,639 m). some of the points are very steep, about 40 - 60 degrees elevation.
Reach the camp site around 5pm, set up the tent and enjoy the views of the crater rim.
Dinner served at the camp site, rest and preparing your self to early wake up for the trek to the Summit on the following day.
Day 02: Sembalun Crater rim – Rinjani – Summit – Segara Anak Lake, overnight in tent
Wake up early morning to start the trek at 03:00 AM for the summit (3,726 m), its walk on volcanic screen. The trek trail very hard, lost sands and steep in cold temperature (5 - (-3) degrees) and some time got strong wind. Once there, enjoy proud feelings of satisfaction and the amazing sunrise views across the Wallace Line to Bali, Mt. Agung and Sumbawa. After enjouy the views go down back to the campsite through same route.
Rest and breakfast at the camp than proceed to go down to the lake (Segara Anak Lake, 2000m). It takes two to three hours walk down through the steep and rocky trail to the lake. Stay focus on the trek due to some rocks are unstable
The rest of the day is spend relaxing at the lake and go into the hot springs to get natural massage, by local people believe it to have healing powers. Camp and overnight by the lake
Day 03: Segara Anak Lake – Senaru Crater Rim, overnight in the tent
Leave the lake after lunch, climb for 3 hours up to Plawangan 1, Senaru Crater Rim (2,461 m). Some trek points very steep and hard need extra focus on the trek trail. Camp for the last night of the program at Senaru crater rim.
Set up the tent and enjoy the views around and the lake from the other side, relax, explore and await the sunset. If the wind is cold, you may prefer to descend one hour to Cemara Lima and camp in the more sheltered forest.
Day 04: Senaru Crater Rim – Senaru Village – Senggigi/Airport, program end
After breakfast, break the tent and descend through long trail to Senaru village (601 m), along the trek trails sheltered by thick tropical forests with rich of 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 stops are taken along the way. Lunch served en route.
After seven hours walk from the rim, the trek ends at Rinjani Trek Center at the road head in Senaru, where the car is waiting to transfer you to the airport or Senggigi. End of program.
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Rinjani National Park Lombok Indonesia
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