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: HOTEL – SEMBALUN VILLAGE - PLAWANGAN SEMBALUN
Our team will pick you up early in the morning from your hotel, and then transfer directly to Sembalun village in the eastern slopes of MountRinjani, it will take 3 hours drive to reach Sembalun. Then you will meet your mountain guide and porter team, and then start the trekking toPlawangan Sembalun through beautiful savannah and hilly terrain. It will take around 6 – 7 hours trekking, late afternoon you will reach thePlawangan Sembalun. Stay overnight here.
DAY 02: PLAWANGAN SEMBALUN – SUMMIT – SEGARA ANAK LAKE
We will wake up at around 02 am and after a snack and hot drink we will start our trek to the summit of Mount Rinjani (3726m asl). It is a steady ascent to the summit, from the summit we will view 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 continue to the formation of the ‘new volcano’ Mount of Segara Anak lake (2.010 m asl). Here you have the opportunity to refresh your body by visiting the natural hot springs, which are believed to have healing powers. Our tents will be pitched on its shores for the night.
DAY 03: SEGARA ANAK LAKE - PLAWANGAN SENARU – SENARU VILLAGE – YOUR HOTEL or AIRPORT
We will have early breakfast, then we will trek and ascend to the Crater Rim of Plawangan Senaru (2640m). From here if the weather is clear, you will be able to see the 3 Gili islands. Then we will continue descend the long trail to Senaru Village (601m). You will descend through thick tropical forests rich in flora, bird and butterfly life. On the descent, if lucky, you may spot the rare black monkey, known locally as lutung. On arrival to Senaru Village we’ll be transferred to our hotel at Senggigi Beach where we stay overnight or directly to the airport. Please take the night flight if you want to fly out from Lombok.
ELEVATION GAIN FROM SEMBALUN TO SENARU TREK :
Sembalun Village (1172 m) - Savanna Tengengean Camp (1528 M): 2-3 hours
Savanna Tengengean Camp – Plawangan Sembalun (2627 m): 6 hours
Plawangan Sembalun Camp(2627 m) – Peak of Rinjani (3726 M): 4-5 hours
Plawangan Sembalun Camp (2676 m) – Segara Anak Camp (2006 M): 3-4 hours
Segara Anak Camp (2006 m) – Plawangan Senaru (2624 m): 3 Hours trekking
Plawangan Senaru - Senaru Village (601 m): 6 hrs trekking
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.