Rinjani Trekking 3 Days 2 Night
Trekking to Summit Rinjani Volcano 3 days 2 night (3.726m)
Start: Sembalun/ Finish: Senaru
Arrival Lombok – Transfers to Hotel (D)
Go Adventure’s crew will pick up you at Lombok Airport or Lembar/ Bangsal harbor or any main object tourist (Mataram, Senggigi, Kuta lombok,3 Gilis Trawangan, Meno, Air), then transfer to your hotel in senaru where is the place we always recommended before the trek.
Upon arrived at the hotel you will meet with your trekking guide and porters, they will briefing and explain the trekking procedure and prepare for your trips. If we have time we can visit Sindang Gile waterfall and Tiu Kelep waterfall.
Day 01:Senaru Village – Sembalun Village (1.150 masl) – Sembalun Crater Rim (2.639 masl)
At 7 am our special mountain car will bring us to Sembalun village, will take about 45 minutes. Arrived at Sembalun we have to registration in Rinjani Information Centre (RIC). After registration our car will bring us to starting point (1.051m asl). Then we start trekking to Post 1 (pemantauan/ 1300m asl), will take about 2 hours. From Post 1 we continue trekking to Post 2 (Tengengean/ 1500m asl), will take about 1 hours.
And then we continue our trekking to Post 3 (Pada bolong/ 1800m asl), approximately take about 1 hour. Upon arrived at Post 3 we will take lunch break here. Our porter will provide meals and hot drink (tea, coffee, hot chocolate or lemon tea) for us.
After lunch break we continue heading to Sembalun crater rim (Pelawangan Sembalu/ 2.639m asl), will take about 3 hours. Upon arrive at Pelawangan Sembalun we will camp here, then from here we can enjoy the awesome views, segara anak lake, Sembalun village, the summit of mount Rinjani, half of north Lombok can be seen from here.
Day 02: Sembalun Crater Rim (2.639 masl) – Summit/Top (3.726 masl) – Segara Anak Lake and Hotspings (2008 masl) – Senaru Crater Rim (2.641 masl)
We wake up at 02:30 am and have some breakfast then leave at 03:00 am we start to Rinjani Summit (3726 m). Walking time approximately 3-4 hours. The first stage is a moderate climb for 2 hours, while the second stage is a fairly easy but long trek. The last hour is very steep and difficult. (There are many loose stones, and as you take two steps forward you will slip one step back).
Upon arrive at the summit, you can see all of Lombok island, Bali, Sumbawa and Segara Anak Lake. After sunrise we will go down to Sembalun crater rim and have breakfast. After breakfast and a rest, then we wil go down to the lake and hot spring, the way to going down is very steep and slippery, beware and extra carefully.
Normally nee 3 hours to get down in to the lake and hot spring. When arrive at the lake we will have lunch break, from here we also can go to hot spring. Its only 100 meters walk from the lake, The hot spring you can soak in and healinh your skin as medicine.
After lunch break and reat in thelake area, then we continue go up to senaru crater rim, will take about 3 hours walking (the road quite hight, steep up and stony) Upon arrive at Senaru crater rim we can enjoy sunset over Mount Agung in Bali and the smoke trough tout from the hole of new volcano inside the lake, camping and have dinner here.
Day 03: Senaru Crater Rim (2.641 masl) – Senaru Village (601 masl)
After breakfast and enjoying the sunrise, we start to trekking go down to Senaru village for 4-5 hours including lunch break between post 2 or post extra. We will arrive at Senaru trekking center around 1 pm. Then our driver will bring us to destination (Gilis – Senggigi – Mataram or Lombok airport ) end of service.