Senaru, Sembalun, Rinjani Summit, Lake, Hot Spring Water, Crater Rim
4 Days & 3 Nights
10 Years old (Private Package) 15 Years old (Share Package)
Meduim - Hard
Entrance and Exit Gate at Sembalun village
Normal Condition: April - December Currently Available
This is 4 days tour to Rinjani Mountain. This package is designed for experienced trekker, it is also possible for really beginner participant on Private Package. At mountain itself will be 3 days (day 2-4). Day 1 we will pick you up at the airport or any Lombok arrival port or any hotel in Lombok Mainland. We will drive you to Senaru Village and stay overnight at the homestay. On this package, you will visit all the main destination at Rinjani National Park: Senaru Village, Sembalun Village, Crater RIM Sembalun, Rinjani Summit, Segara Anak Lake, Hot Spring Water and Crater Rim Senaru
Pick up at your arrival point
Airport/harbor/your hotel - Senaru Village
Our driver will pick you up at Lombok International Airport or any other area in Lombok, transfer direct to Senaru Village. From airport will take about 3 hours to get to Senaru Village. Check in at Home Stay. If still enough time you can have a Senaru waterfall tour. Senaru’s best known attraction is the Sendang Gila waterfall which attracts many thousands of Indonesian and foreign visitors annually.
Located at about 600m above sea level, the waterfall is an easy 20 minutes’ walk down a graded trail and steps from Senaru Village, a pleasant alternative return route winds along the edge of the steep valley, following the irrigation canal. For the more adventurous, Senaru’s “second waterfall” Tiu Kelep is another hour’s walk upriver from Sendang Gila. The scramble over rocks through the tropical forest is rewarded by the beauty of the waterfall and a swim in its deep pool. It is said locally that every time you swim behind the main waterfall of Tiu Kelep you become a year younger
(NOTE: Waterfall Tour is not included)
At 7 pm, you will meet the guide for trekking briefing. If your arrival is late, trekking briefing can be done in the morning after breakfast.
Start trekking from Sembalun village
Senaru Village - Sembalun Village - Crater Rim Sembalun Campsite
Our driver will pick you up at hotel lobby at 07.00 AM (After Breakfast then transfer to Sembalun Village. Before start trekking, you are mandatory to do final registration and scan the barcode of your Trekking Pass at Rinjani National Park Registration Office in Sembalun Lawang (1,156 m). Please make sure you already have the trekking pass, you can ask our staff or download from your dashboard; prepare your passport for verification too.
The trek at sembalun will start with the gentle ascend walking through the village, farm area and the open grassland (Savanna) used as cattle grazing by local people. You can see and enjoy the hills of Sembalun and the body of rinjani while your walking.
ATTENTION: Walking through open grassland, sun heat will rise the temperature quickly; please use sunblock and hat. Walking will be more comfortable using short than long pant.
About 2 hours from the gate, you will arrive at Post I (Rest area - Pemantauan - 1.300 masl). Less than another one hour, you will arrive at Post II (Lunch Point - Tengengean - 1.800 masl); here you will enjoy the view while having the lunch.
Post III (Rest area - Padabalong - 1.800 masl) will be about 1,5 hours walk from Post II. and need other 3 -3.5 Hours walking trough steep trail inside the cemara (pine-Casuarinas species) forest before arrive at Pelawangan (Crater Rim Sembalun) Camp area (2.639 masl). Expecting to arrive before sunset; you can enjoy sunset with a cup of coffee or tea while crew preparing your dinner.
After dinner, you can have nice sleep; reload energy for early morning (2 am) walk up before summit attack the next day.
Summit attack, visiting segara anak lake and crater rim Senaru
Crater rim sembalun - summit - segara anak lake - hot spring water - crater rim senaru
You have to be ready at 2 am for the summit attack. It's taken 3-3,5 Hours to climb Summit of Mt. Rinjani (3726 m). Once you get there, enjoy proud feelings of satisfaction and the amazing sunrise views across the Wallace Line to Bali, Mt. Agung and Sumbawa Island. Taking photograph about 1 hours and back descend down to the camp area.
Return down the ridge passing numerous edelweiss plants (Bunga Abadi) to the camp for a well-deserved breakfast.
After breakfast you will start descend down to Segara Anak Lake. It’s taken about 2-2,5 Hours to the lake. you will enjoy the view of the valley and the great Mt. Sangkareang on west of Rinjani National Park. Once you get there; Porter will be preparing your lunch while guide will take you to the Hot Spring Water. Swimming and soak your body at hot springs, believed to have healing powers. Nature relaxation to bring your power and mood back for the next trip.
Lunch will be at Lake side about 12:00-13:00. Enjoy lake with the great view of active volcano (Mt. Baru) in the middle of the lake while having lunch. About 14:00, you will leave Lake area and start the 2-3 hours ascend up to next camp site (Crater Rim Senaru).
Expected arrive at Crater Rim Senaru before sunset. here you can enjoy great view of the lake which is opposite direction from the Summit, The whole lake with Mt. Baru in the middle of the lake can be seen from here.
Depending of the walking speed and weather; you may enjoy the sunset while enjoying dinner.
Descend down to Senaru Village
Crater rim senaru - senaru tropical forest - senaru village - your hotel/next destination
After breakfast start descend down to Senaru village (601 m), Rest stop are taken along the way, on normal condition, lunch will be preparing on Post 1 Extra, After six hours walk from the crater rim, the trek ends at Rinjani Trekking Center Office in Senaru, where the car is waiting to transfer you to your next destination.