2 Days 1 Night is the minimum time to do Rinjani trekking where you will ascend and descent from the same route. You will have your camp in the crater Rim and do Summit attack on the second day at 3 AM.
Day 1: Sembalun Lawang – Crater Rim
Our guide will pick you up at hotel lobby and take you to Rinjani Natinal park office,around 2.5 hours drive from Senggigi, arrive in Sembalun, Register at Rinjani Information Center (RIC) in Sembalun Lawang (1,156 m), meet your guide and arrange National Park entry tickets. Your guide gives you briefing describes the route details, local cultural traditions and what you might see, and explains rubbish management and safety procedures.
The trek starts from Sembalun Lawang with the gentle ascent walking through open grassland used as cattle grazing by local people. Resting at Pos 1 Pemantauan (1,300), after about three hours from Sembalun we reach Pos 2 Tengengean (1,500 m) enjoying the beautiful views of Mt. Rinjani summit (3,726 m). After another hours ascent to Pos 3 Pada Balong (1,800 m), we start the step 3,5 climb amidst the pine-like Casuarinas species locally known as Cemara, perhaps seeing evidence of wild pigs and the long-tailed grey macaque monkeys to the camp site at Plawangan II Sembalun crater rim (2,639 m).
Day 2: Crater Rim – Summit – Senggigi
At 03:00 AM starts is necessary for the hard three-hours climb to the summit (3,726 m) on volcanic screen. Once there, enjoy proud feelings of satisfaction and the amazing sunrise views across the Wallace Line to Bali, Mt. Agung and Sumbawa, after enjoying the spectacular views down to the campsite.
After a well prepared breakfast, with the gentle ascent walking amidst the pine-like Casuarinas species locally known as Cemara, perhaps seeing evidence of wild pigs and the long-tailed grey macaque monkeys. Resting at Pos 3 Pada Balong (1,800 m), enjoy a lunch break here. We reach Pos 2 Tengengean (1,500 m) to enjoy the beautiful views of Mt. Rinjani summit (3,726 m). Gentle walk continue through open grassland used as cattle grazing by local people to the Resting shelter at Pos 1 Pemantauan (1,300). The trek ends at Rinjani Information Center at the road head in Sembalun Lawang, our driver will pick you up and take you to Senggigi, arrive in Senggigi, end program, thank you.
The Price are Including :
- 1 nights’ accommodation in tent during the trek
- Way and return transfer from hotel to Rinjani national park entrance
- Full boards meal on trek
- Unlimited mineral water during the trek
- Experience porter and English speaking guide on trek
- Entrance fee and conservation fee in Rinjani Trek
- Deluxe trekking gear ( Tent, Air bed mattress ,sleeping bag, camping chair, toilet tent, cutlery, etc )
The price are excluding:
- Personal expenses
- Lunch and dinner before and after trek
- Aiport tax
What To Bring:
- Walking stick
- Warm Jacket
- Long Pants
- Rain coat ( just in case )
- Head torch