Rinjani trekking 2D/1N (TOP)

2 Days / 1 Night (TOP)

This program is suitable for those who have less time but really obsessed to go to the summit.

Rinjani Trekking route

Rinjani Trekking route

Itinerary:

Day I

Sembalun trail

Trail heading to east rim

Pick up at 05:00 am from your hotel (Mataram/Senggigi area) drive to Sembalun Lawang will take roughly 3 hours. After having breakfast and some briefing of route details your guide will arrange National park entry ticket in Rinjani Information center office of Sembalun (1156m asl) at the official gate of east Rinjani National Park. The trek will starts with the gentle ascent walking through open savannah where local people mostly use as cattle grazing. Along the trek route you will pass post 1 pemantauan (1300 m asl),Post 2 Tengengean (1500 m asl), Post 3 Pada Balong (1800 m asl). After having rest and lunch, continued the last 3,5 hours steep climb among the pine-like casuarinas species locally known as Cemara to the camp site at east pelawangan Sembalun (2639 m asl) and stay overnight.

DAY II

Rinjani peak

On Rinjani summit

At 03:00 AM starts for the toughest three hours trek climb to the summit (3726 m asl). After the struggle with the steep dusty and sandy route you will be rewarded amazing view of Sunrise and surrounding as far as you can see, when you reach the summit of the third highest point in Indonesia you will realize Lombok is a small island with a massive volcano. After satisfied

summit route

Down from the summit

enjoying view and taking pictures go back down to camp site and having breakfast. After breakfast descend back down to Sembalun where the transport waiting to transfer you back to your hotel

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Rinjani trekking 2D/1N (Rim)

2 Days / 1 Night (Rim)

Rinjani trek route

Rinjani trek route

This program suits for those who have short time but want to see the best view of the majestic Mount Rinjani with the Crater Lake and its volcanic cone growing in the middle of it. This gentle trek is good for beginners and inexperience ones.

Itinerary:

DAY I

Senaru trek route

Senaru trek route

Pick up at 05:00 AM from your hotel and transferred to Senaru. After having breakfast register at Rinjani Trekking Center office (601 m asl) and your guide will arrange National park entry ticket. The RTC staff will give you briefing about route details, local culture and procedures should be followed to comply with Rinjani National Park rules. Initially the trail will be among the farmland of local people and heading up to steep lush tropical forest rich in flora and fauna.Among them are the rare black leaf ebony monkey and unique banyan tree with the roots and trunk looks like someone standing with the legs apart. Along the way you will pass post 2 Montong satas (1500 m asl), and post 3
Mondokan Lolak (2000 m asl) rest stops are taken along the way. Stay Overnight will be in post 3, Cemara lima or right on the rim of senaru (2641 m asl) it depends on your preference and weather condition.

DAY II

View from West rim

View from West rim

Wake up early for those overnight at post 3 Mondokan Lolak or Cemara Lima to continue ascending to the rim to see Sunrise and amazing view of Mount Rinjani and surrounding as far as you can see. After having breakfast descend down to Senaru following the same route you take heading up the day before. After 5– 7 hours you will arrive back down in senaru where the transport ready to transport you back to your hotel.

Rinjani trekking 3D/2N (Top)

3 Days / 2 nights (Top)

This Program will start from east gate of sembalun lawang and ended in the north gate of senaru. The good thing from this itinerary is you will conquer the summit earlier in the second day when your power and spirit still quit fresh and strong to do the toughest part of the trekking trip. It will be different if you start from the other way where you will do it in the third day when you have been more exhausted. This program is the standard program to go to the summit and experience all main route of the Rinjani trekking including crater lake.

Rinjani Trekking route

Rinjani Trekking route

Itinerary:

Day I

Sembalun trail

Trail heading to east rim

Pick up at 05:00 am from your hotel (Mataram/Senggigi area) drive to Sembalun Lawang will take roughly 3 hours. After having breakfast and some briefing of route details your guide will arrange National park entry ticket in Rinjani Information center office of Sembalun (1156m asl) at the official gate of east Rinjani National Park. The trek will starts with the gentle ascent walking through open savannah where local people mostly use as cattle grazing. Along the trek route you will pass post 1 pemantauan (1300 m asl),Post 2 Tengengean (1500 m asl), Post 3 Pada Balong (1800 m asl). After having rest and lunch, continued the last 3,5 hours steep climb among the pine-like casuarinas species locally known as Cemara to the camp site at east pelawangan Sembalun (2639 m asl) and stay overnight.

Rinjani Summit1

View from Rinjani summit

DAY II
At 03:00 AM starts for the hardest three hours trek climb to the summit (3726 m asl). After the toughest struggle with the steep dusty and sandy route, you will be rewarded amazing view of Sunrise and surrounding as far as you can see when you reach the summit of the third highest point in Indonesia. After satisfied with all view and pictures go back down to camp site and having breakfast. Continued go down to the crater lake through steep and stony trail along three hours. Enjoy the lake, swimming or go to hot water spring that believed has healing powers or exploring caves while your porters preparing your lunch. After lunch break climb up to the west rim of pelawangan senaru (2641 m asl) will take 2,5 hours, diner and stay overnight.

DAY III

Senaru north gate

Senaru north gate

Wake up early for another beautiful panorama and after breakfast descend down to Senaru(601 m asl) take around 5-7 hours through lush tropical forest rich of flora and fauna. Among them is the rare species of black ebony leaf monkey known as lutung and big unique banyan tree with its roots and trunk looks like someone standing with the legs apart. Along the route down you will pass post 3 Mondokan lolak (2000 m asl), post 2 Montong satas (1500 m asl), and finally Rinjani Trek Center (RTC) Senaru as the end of your Rinjani trekking trip. And you will be trasported back to your hotel.