4 Days Rinjani Classic Package
Duration: 4 Days-3 Nights
USD.195/Person (Sharing with other group)
CRATER LAKE, HOT SPRINGS & SUMMIT
The itinerary for this classic trek is similar to option #2 but it does not include 1 night accommodation. This option start from Senaru, ends in Sembalun Lawang. Highlights are: Mt. Rinjani’s summit (3,726 m), Segara Anak Lake (crater), Hot Springs and Caves. Fully organized (combination of adventure, leisure, eco tourism, safety).Individual or group departures are available upon request. Rinjani Trek requires you to have a good level of fitness and ability to walk long distance. Person with mountain sickness or height phobia are not allowed to join this tour. We can customize any date based on request with minimum 2 persons in each group.
Return pick up & transfer with Full AC Coach
1 night free accommodation on arrival one day before the trek start
Entrance fee to Rinjani National Park
English Speaking Guide + Local porters
Full board meals; breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee or tea, hot chocolate, snacks, fresh fruits
All camping equipment; double size camping tent, mattress/airbed, sleeping bags, dinning tent, portable toilet, etc
Daily water consumption from safe drinking bottled water
Pick up service at hotel lobby at 06.00 AM then transfer to Rinjani trek center (RTC) in Senaru (601m), meet your guide and arrange national park entry tickets. Short briefing explains the route details, local cultural traditions and what you might see, and lists rubbish management and safety procedures. The first hours of the trek climb steeply through thick tropical forests rice in flora, bird life and a variety of butterflies. Depending on your preference and weather conditions, the night’s camp is made either in the forest at pos 3 Mondokon Lolak (2,000m) after about five hours climb from Senaru, or continue the ascent for another couple of hours through grassy meadows to Plawangan 1 Senaru crater rim at 2,641m from the crater rim are sweeping views across the lake Segara Anak (2,000m) to the summit of Mt. Rinjani. On a clear evening the Gili isles, Bali and Mt. Agung can be seen to the west. Camp – Dinner – Overnight.
After breakfast, down to the lake Segara Anak (2,000 m) within the Rinjani crater. The trek route in this point is steep and rocky. Your guide and porters will assist and give you extra attention. Mt. Baru (2,351m) is an island in the lake and an active volcano, last erupting dramatically in 1994. It takes two to three hours down the steep trail to the crater lake and day 2’s camp. The rest of the day is spent relaxing, swimming in the lake and exploring the caves and pilgrimage hot springs, believed to have healing powers.
Leave the lake and climb for three hours up to Plawangan Sembalun. Lunch served on the way. Rest and prepare yourself for an early morning three-hours hard climb to the summit (3,726 m).
Dinner – Camp (Stay overnight) at Plawangan Sembalun.
Wake up 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 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, where the car is waiting to transfer you to the airport or Senggigi
Map of the trek