MOUNT RINJANI TREKKING ITINERARY :
The Rinjani trekking program starts from 2 Days / 1 Night up to the 5 Days / 4 Nights (or longer), this will depend on your personal physical fitness. Please advise us which one suits for you and we will send the most suitable itinerary program for you.
DAY 01: ARRIVAL LOMBOK – SEMBALUN VILLAGE – SAVANNAH CAMP
Upon your arrival in Lombok airport by morning flight, you will be pick up at the airport and directly transfer for about 4 hours to Sembalunvillage. Lombok is dominated by Mount Rinjani, Indonesia’s 2nd highest volcano, and Sembalun village, lies on its eastern slopes of the mountain. After lunch at Sembalun we commence trekking to Savannah camp (approx 3 - 4 hours). Overnight at the savannah.
DAY 02: SAVANNAH CAMP – PLAWANGAN SEMBALUN
After breakfast, then start our trek with a gentle ascent through open grassland to Pos 1 Pemantauan (1,300m asl), rest and enjoy the summit views of Mt. Rinjani. Continue our climb towards Pos 2 Tengengean (1,500 m) about 1 hour walk from Pos 1 Pemantuan then another 1.5 hour trek to Pos 3 Pada Balong (1,800 m) for lunch. After Lunch then continuing the trek up to Sembalun Crater Rim (2,639m), this is the 3.5 hour hard climb amongst the pine-like Casuarina species locally known as Cemara, with the opportunity to spot wild pigs and the long-tailed grey macaque. Reach the camp site of Plawangan II (approx 17:00), set up the tent and enjoy the views of the crater rim. Dinner served at the camp site, rest and prepare for an early wake up for the trek to the Summit on the following day.
Overnight : tent (Campsite)
DAY 03: PLAWANGAN SEMBALUN – SUMMIT – PLAWANGAN SEMBALUN – SEMBALUN VILLAGE - AIRPORT
We will wake up after midnight, and after a snack and hot drink we will start our trek to the summit of Mount Rinjani (3726m). It is a steady ascent to the summit, from the summit we will watch the spectacular sunrise with views across to Bali, Mt Agung and Sumbawa, the crater lake below, and the island of Lombok stretching even further below.
After some rest and taking pictures we return to our campsite for a late breakfast, then we will go back the same way we going up, walking down the beautiful hills of Rinjani back to the village, normally will take approximately 5 – 6 hours. From the village we will directly transfer by air conditioned car to Senggigi area.
Mount Rinjani Trekking Services Included :
All land arrangement starting and end at Lombok Airport
Meals as stated on program proposed
Accommodation as mention at the itinerary
Experienced English speaking Mountain guide
Dome tent, cooking gears
Mattress and Sleeping bag (You can bring your own if you like)
Climb permit & Entrance Fee to the sites
Mountain porter to carry climbing equipment & food provision.
You only carry your personal belonging (water for during the trek and rain coat) in your day pack, while some of your other stuff you do not need during the trek you can leave at guest house and the other stuff you need for trek you can leave to our porters team.