OUTLINE ITINERARY HIKING MOUNT RINJANI PACKAGE 4 DAYS 3 NIGHTS VIA SEMBALUN LAWANG AND IJEN BROMO TOUR FROM BALI 3 DAYS 2 NIGHTS:
DAY 1: Bali Airport – Lombok Airport – Senaru Village (one night stay in a homestay here)
DAY 2: Sembalun Lawang Village – Overnight in campsite Plawangan Sembalun Crater Rim (2639 m).
DAY 3: Plawangan Sembalun Crater Rim (2639 m) – Summit of Mount Rinjani – Staying Overnight at the Lake of Segara Anak
DAY 4: The Lake of Segara Anak – Plawangan Senaru Crater – Senaru Village – Staying Overnight in Senaru village (Rinjani Trekking Trip is Finished)
DAY 5: Senaru Village – Lombok Airport – Bali Airport – Hotel in Banyuwangi Area (Ijen Crater)
DAY 6: Ijen Crater Tour – Hotel in Bromo area
DAY 7: Mount Bromo Tour – Transfer out to Airport/Hotel/Train Station in Surabaya (Ijen Bromo Tour is Finished)
DETAILED ITINERARY FOR HIKING AND TREKKING IN MOUNT RINJANI VIA SEMBALUN LAWANG
(4 DAYS 3 NIGHTS)
DAY 1: BALI AIRPORT – LOMBOK AIRPORT – SENARU VILLAGE (HOMESTAY )
We will be meeting you and your friends in your hotel in Bali and escort you to the airport in Bali to take a flight to Lombok International Airport, we will drive from Airport towards Senaru Village about 2 – 3 hours driving. Then, we will be staying in a homestay on the slope of Mount Rinjani, Senaru Village. The temperature reaches 10 – 12 degrees Celsius during the night.
OPTIONAL TOUR: IF YOU REACH LOMBOK AIRPORT IN THE MORNING, WE CAN ARRIVE AT THE SENARU VILLAGE BEFORE DARK AND YOU CAN VISIT SENDANG GILE + TIU KELEP WATERFALL BUT YOU NEED TO HIRE A LOCAL GUIDE HERE, TO MAKE YOU SAFE TO REACH THE WATERFALL, AND THE COST WILL BE AT YOUR OWN. LET US KNOW IF YOU WANT TO VISIT THE WATERFALL, SO WE CAN INCLUDE IT IN THE FINAL PRICE.
DAY 2: SENARU – SEMBALUN LAWANG – NIGHT AT PLAWANGAN SEMBALUN CRATER RIM (2639M) (B, L, D)
After having breakfast at around 7.00 AM, we are going to drive to Rinjani Trekking Centre for registering via Sembalun Lawang village and it will take an hour drive. After registering ourselves, we will start to walk for around 2 hours then we will be arrived at Post 1 and rest for a few minutes. We will be arriving at Post 2, bypassing Savanna Grass Tall. Then, we arrived around 1.00 PM at Post 3, preparing to cook for lunch which was presented by our guide and porter. After having lunch at about 1.00 PM, we are going to hike the fairly high hill, After about three hours of climbing we reached the Plawangan Sembalun Crater at 2639 meters altitude. at 4.00 PM, or 5.00 PM in the afternoon has arrived at the mid-body Plawangan Sembalun Mount Rinjani with an altitude of 2639 meters, we are in the aid of porters set up tents, and prepare dinner from our guide cuisine, staying overnight in the tents.
DAY 3: PLAWANGAN SEMBALUN CRATER RIM (2639M) – SUMMIT MOUNT RINJANI (3726M) – STAYING OVERNIGHT AT THE LAKE OF SEGARA ANAK ALTITUDE (2000M) (B, L, D)
Wake up at 2.30 AM in the morning to enjoy breakfast banana pancakes or toast, coffee/tea, then we are going to the summit of Mount Rinjani lasted about 3 – 5 hours, a field trip to the summit and weight quite tiring, deserts, craters, and canyons that seem unfounded, will force the adrenaline walking up during the 3-5 hour trip, so we recommend wearing spectacles avoid splashing the sand and thick sweater if for beginners to the top have to walk slowly after we reached the summit of Mount Rinjani 3.726m. At approximately around 6:00 AM, you will be able to see the incredible scenery, as you can see all parts of the island of Lombok. You can even see the incredible of Mount Tambora and Mount Agung in Bali, and also some small islands called Gili around the island of Lombok. After enjoying the view from the top of the highest volcano on Lombok Island, we will return to the tent on Plawangan Sembalun Crater (2639 m). After having breakfast at approximately 09.00 AM in the morning, we continue our journey down to Lake Segara Anak and it will take 3-4 hours to the lake. The fast climbers had to descend a rocky slope with a slope around of 35 degrees. Arriving at Lake around 01.00 AM, you will see the great of volcano activity here on Lake Segara Anak. Mount Baru Jari, looks so beautiful although it is so active and it is located in the middle of Lake Segara Anak. After having lunch around the lake, we are going to the hot spring for taking a bath there or just to relax. The hot water bath is believed to cure all diseases, especially skin diseases, rheumatism, etc. Afterward back to the tent and enjoy the fishing activity of the porter or other visitors. About 5.00 PM, you can enjoy the sunset and the beauty of its surroundings, enjoy the activities at night, make a campfire, enjoy the stars, sing and other activities, which are available for dinner and stay overnight in the tents at the Lake of Segara Anak.
DAY 4: LAKE SEGARA ANAK – PLAWANGAN SENARU CRATER – SENARU VILLAGE (B, L)
After having breakfast at 6.00 AM, then we climb again to reach Plawangan Senaru crater for around 3 hours, resting at Plawangan Senaru Crater and taking pictures of Plawangan Senaru crater (2,641 meters). From the rim of the crater looks stretched wide lake views Segara Anak (2,000 m). Then, we continue our last journey to Senaru village. It takes 5 to 6 hours (depending on our pace). Afterward, we are going to your homestay in the Senaru area for an enjoyable stay here.
PRICE IS IN IDR & INCLUDES:
- Pick up service from Lombok Praya Airport and transfer out to Lombok airport
- 2N stay at SENARU HOMESTAY of Senaru Village area with Breakfast
- Land transportation with the driver and fuel during the trip
- English speaking guide and 2 Porters during the trip
- Meals as stated on the programs (B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner) during the climb on Mount Rinjani
- Pre-existing medical travel immunization
- Entrance fee National Park Mount Rinjani at Rinjani Trekking Centre (RTC)
- Trekking activity at Mount Rinjani 3 days 2 nights
- The sleeping bags, tents, cooking equipment, toilet tent, and hiking stuff
- Cost for parking during the trip
- Cost airfare from Bali to Lombok and Lombok to Bali
- Travel insurance
- Tipping & other personal costs
- All food except that it shows the above trekking programs
MILEAGE OF MOUNT RINJANI
Start from Sembalun trekking up to Plawangan Sembalun Crater Rim altitude 2639m (approx. 7 hours)
From Plawangan Sembalun to go Summit Mount Rinjani (approx. 3 and half hours)
From Plawangan Sembalun to go down Lake Segara Anak (approx. 3 hours)
From Segara Anak Lake trekking up to Plawangan Senaru Crater Rim altitude 2641m (approx. 3 and half hours)
From Plawangan Senaru to go down Senaru village (approx. 6 hours)
From Senaru drive to Mataram or Senggigi (approx. 2 – 3 hours)
From Senaru drive to Airport Lombok (approx. 3 – 4 hours)
The Mount Rinjani Trekking Tour requires you to have a good level of fitness and the ability to walk a long distance, if there is someone in your group who has mountain sickness or height phobia and asthma are not allowed to join this tour. Individual or group departures are available upon request, we can customize any date based on request with a minimum of 2 persons in each group. There are two types of service to choose Deluxe or Standard Budget service, for example for the deluxe package, there will be more porters or guides who will carry your private backpack, so you will just carry almost nothing with you.
WHAT SHOULD YOU BRING:
- Light Jacket
- Raincoat (December – April)
- Toilet paper wet and dry
- Personal medicine
- A small amount of money
- Personal hygiene items (e.g. tampons, etc)
- Light fleece / sweater
- Towel (for the 4 days)
- Spare T-shirt
- Warm hat (for evening, morning, and summit)
- Tiger Balm or spray muscle (for muscle pain)
- Swimming wears (if you intend to swim in a hot spring)
- Long pants and shorts
ABOUT OUR PORTER:
Our porter will carry food, tents, sleeping bags, mattresses, tarpaulins, and kitchen tools are included, the porters are all very fit to bring all stuff to mount Rinjani reach 20 kilos, and not include carrying your bag to the porter, When the guest are 2 people as climbers, we use 2 porters and 1 guide (it can be more when there is a new request from clients)
If you want to bring luggage the personal items to Mount Rinjani by our porter then there are extra porters, additional cost extra porter fee is IDR 250,000 per porter/ day, the Porter will follow you during the trekking, and payment can be paid after climbing activities directly to the porter. This request must be ordered a week before the trip.
ABOUT YOUR BAGGAGE:
Your luggage will be stored securely in our office or the accommodation where you stay, after the climbing activity, your luggage will be taken back by our coordinators, and please check again your luggage before you leave the place.
DAY 5: SENARU VILLAGE – LOMBOK AIRPORT – BALI AIRPORT – PICK UP SERVICE FROM BALI – HOTEL IN IJEN CRATER AREA
After having breakfast around 7.00 AM, we will depart from our homestay in Senaru and will take a flight from Lombok to Bali around 11.45 AM. Ijen Bromo tour from Bali (airport) will start at 12.30 PM (Balinese time zone), our staff will pick you up from your hotel in Kuta, Bali. Then you will drive to Gilimanuk Ferry Port, it will take about ±5 hours. Afterward, you will take the ferry for about an hour to reach Ketapang Ferry Port. Then, we will escort you to a local restaurant for having lunch and then continue our trip to your hotel in the Banyuwangi area for an enjoyable stay before you do a tour in Ijen crater the next morning.
Ubud, Kuta, Sanur, Jimbaran, Denpasar To Gilimanuk Ferry Port (±5 Hours Drive),
Lovina, Pemuteran (±2 Hours Drive)
DAY 6: IJEN CRATER TOUR – HOTEL IN MOUNT BROMO AREA
Ijen crater tour will start at about 5.00 AM, our car will bring us to the village of Licin and then continue to the slope of Ijen Crater, you will be passing through the plantations and rainforest. This is one of few remaining on the island of Java with giant ferns, plants & big trees. This journey takes approximately an hour from the hotel. Arriving at the parking area of Ijen Crater, about 1 to 1.5 hours will be required to hike Ijen Crater. Along the walking path, you will enjoy the stunning natural scenery with fresh air and birds singing. Upon your arrival at the peak of Ijen Crater with an altitude of about 2385 mAsl. You will be amazed at the enchanting panorama of Ijen Crater; it has a lake of acid water where the water changes to be turquoise color. The view will be so picturesque when you take a photo from above the crater. Besides the view, you will see the sulfur miners who go down into the crater to take the yellow sulfur rock and climb back up by passing a dangerous path on the edge of Ijen Crater with a load of as much as 80 kilograms on their shoulders. This is really a dangerous and hard job. After enjoying the enchanting scenery at Crater of Ijen Crater then we will go down to the parking area where our car is waiting for escorting you to the next destination, that is Mount Bromo, we will drive for about 5-6 hours. We will pass the local villages, coffee plantations, rice fields, and the Pasir Putih coastline. You will be invited to have lunch at the local restaurant. Upon your arrival in the Mount Bromo area, you will stay in a lava view hotel or similar hotel for an enjoyable stay before you do the Bromo tour.
OPTIONAL PROGRAM (no additional cost):
If the weather is good enough and you have a good condition for trekking at night, you can take Ijen blue fire tour at Ijen Crater but you are required to leave the Hotel or Homestay around 00.30 AM or Midnight.
DAY 7: MOUNT BROMO TOUR – TRANSFER TO SURABAYA AREA
Mount Bromo tour will be started around 3.30 AM (when you come to Mount Bromo on the weekend, we have to start the tour earlier), the jeep will bring you to the most famous viewpoint in the Mount Bromo area. That is Penanjakan hill, from the hill we can see the best sunrise in East Java with mountains and volcanoes as a background. Afterward, the jeep will continue your adventure trail to reach the sea of sands in Mount Bromo area. We will stop at the parking area then you will cross the sea of sands by riding a horse or on foot (it is optional) till reach the stairs at the slope of Mount Bromo where it will lead you to reach the peak of Mt. Bromo. After enjoying the volcanic activity on the top of Mount Bromo, you have to go back to your jeep then the jeep will bring you back to the hotel for breakfast, take shower, pack, loading bags into our car afterward we will continue our trip to the Airport in Surabaya. The trip will take about 3-4 hours.
TOUR’S SERVICES FINISHED
Price is in IDR and includes:
- Pick up service from Bali Airport and transfer out to the airport in Surabaya
- 1 Night stay in the Ijen Crater area with a breakfast
- 1 Night stay in the Mount Bromo area with a breakfast
- Land transportation with driver and fuel during the trip
- Mineral water and English speaking guide
- The jeep for Bromo sunrise tour
- Cost for parking during the trip
- Travel insurance
- Entrance tickets in Mt Bromo ( IDR 230.000 on Monday – Friday and IDR 330.000 Saturday – Sunday )
- Entrance tickets in Ijen Crater ( IDR 100.000 on Monday – Friday and IDR 150.000 Saturday – Sunday )
- Bar, laundry, phone calls, and the internet
- Cost for lunch & dinner during the trip
- Tipping & other personal costs
For further information about the tour and booking, please feel free to contact us directly at our Email: Info@javaadventuretrail.com / WhatsApp number: +6287755920876 or please fill in the booking form below!