- Pick up Starting in Senggigi or Bangsal
- Equipment Needed : Tent, Matras, Slipping Bag, Light, Gloaf, Red Cross, etc)
- Guide and Porter : 1 Group consisted of 1 Guide + 4 Porter
- Food : 3x24 Hours of Eat + Dring + Snack and Fruid
- Transport to Sembalun Included
- Intrans Fee or Ticket
- Starting at Sembalun
- Stay in Rim of Sembalun
- At 03.00 AM start to Summit. (Maximal 1/2 Hours in Summit) then back to Camp
- Next Night, camp on Lake
- Last Night, Camp on Rim of Senaru
This classic trek takes you to the Crater Lake of Segara Anak. For the people of Lombok, Sasak and Balinese alike, the volcano is revered as a sacred place and abode of deities. Segara Anak crater lake is the destination of thousand of pilgrims who place offerings in the water and bathe away disease in the hot springs. This trek start from Senaru, ends in Senaru. Highlights are: Segara Anak Lake (crater), Hot Springs and Caves.
Our guide will pick you up at hotel lobby at 06.00 AM then transfer to Senaru. Register at the Rinjani trek center (RTC) in Senaru (601m) early in the morning, meet your guide and arrange national park entry tickets. The RTC staff 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. You might see orchid and, if lucky, the rare black ebony leaf monkey, known locally as Lutung. Rest stops are taken along the way, and at Pos 2 Montong satas shelter (1,500m). Village stories and local legends are related by your guide. Features include the banyan tree Bunut Ngengkang that looks like someone standing with their legs apart, and the Batu Penyesalan stone. Depending on your preference and weather conditions, the nights 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.
Depending on your preperance and weather conditions, the night 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 Plawangan 1 Senaru crater rim at 2,641m. from the crater rim are sweeping views across the lake Segara Anak (2,00m) to the summit of Mt. Rinjani. Within the crater, Mt. Baru ( 2,351m) is an active, last erupting dramatically in 1994. On a clear evening the Gili Isles, Bali and Mt. Agung can be seen to the west.
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. Going down the ridge passing numerous Edelweiss plants Bunga Abadi to the crater rim camp for a well-deserved lunch. It takes two to three hours down the steep trail to the crater lake and days 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 (Crater RIM), get dinner here and overnight.
At 03.30 AM start from RIM of Sembalun climb up to the SUMMIT (3 hours) to see the Sunrise around 1 hour and then going down to base camp (RIM of Sembalun) for getting break fast. Trip will continue to Sembalun and our transport will pick you up here for your next destinations, the end trip.