OUTLINE ITINERARY HIKING MOUNT RINJANI AND ISLAND HOPPING PACKAGE FOR 8 DAYS 7 NIGHTS:
DAY 1: Lombok Airport –Senaru Village (night accommodation on the slope of Mount Rinjani at Senaru Village)
DAY 2: Sembalun Lawang Village – Overnight in campsite Plawangan Sembalun Crater Rim (2639 m).
DAY 3: Plawangan Sembalun Crater Rim (2639m) – Summit of Mount Rinjani –Staying Overnight at the Lake of Segara Anak
DAY 4: The Lake of Segara Anak – Plawangan Senaru Crater – Staying Overnight in the Shelter before Senaru Village
DAY 5: Senaru Village – Tiu Kelep Waterfall – Sindang Gile Waterfall – Mina Tanjung Hotel or Similar
DAY 6: Mina Tanjung Hotel – Island Hopping in 3 Gili ( Trawangan, Meno, Air) – Hotel in Gili Trawangan Area
DAY 7: Hotel in Gili Trawangan Area – Senggigi Area (staying overnight)
DAY 8: Senggigi Area – Airport (Tour’s Services Finished)
DETAILED HIKING MOUNT RINJANI AND ISLAND HOPPING PACKAGE FOR 8 DAYS 7 NIGHTS:
DAY 1: LOMBOK AIRPORT – SENARU VILLAGE (NIGHT ACCOMMODATION ON THE SLOPE OF MOUNT RINJANI AT SENARU VILLAGE)
We will be you and friends at Lombok International Airport, we will drive from Airport towards Senaru Village about 2 – 3 hours driving. Then, we will be staying in the homestay on the slope of Mount Rinjani, Senaru Village. The temperature reaches 10 – 12 degrees Celsius during the night.
DAY 2: SENARU – SEMBALUN LAWANG – NIGHT AT PLAWANGAN SEMBALUN CRATER RIM (2639M)(B, L, D)
After having breakfast around 07.00 AM, we are going to drive to Rinjani Trekking Centre for registering ourselves 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 arrive at the Post 1and rest for a few minutes. We will be arriving at Post 2, bypassing Savanna Grass Tall. Then, we arrived around 01.00 PM at Post 3, preparing to cook for lunch which was presented by our guide and porter. After having lunch at about 01.00 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 04.00 PM, or 05.00 PM in the afternoon has arrived at the mid-body Plawangan Sembalun Mount Rinjani with an altitude of 2639 meters, we are in 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 06:00 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 take3-4 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 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 05.00 PM, you can enjoy the sunset and the beauty of its surrounding, 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: SEGARA ANAK LAKE – PLAWANGAN SENARU CRATER – THE SHELTER BEFORE THE SENARU VILLAGE (B, L, D)
After having breakfast at 9.00 AM, then we will invite you to enjoy the view around and you can also take a bath in the hot spring again before we climb again to reach Plawangan Senaru. It will take about 3 hours. After arriving at the top of Plawangan Senaru (2,641 meters), you will be welcomed by the greatest view of Segara Anak Lake (2,000m). Lunch will be served around here. After having lunch, we should walk for about 3 hours or more to reach our place for our last night staying inside the tent before going down to the Senaru Village tomorrow morning.
OPTIONAL PROGRAM: If the weather is good we can stay in Plawangan Senaru for our last night. Because Plawangan Senaru is the best place to see the Segara Anak Lake at midday, you are also able to see sunset and sunrise. Moreover, you can catch the Milkyway at the night from this place. But the next morning, you have to walk down for about 4-5 hours down to Senaru village as our last destination then we go to the waterfall before going to Mina Tanjung Hotel in the afternoon.
DAY 5: SENARU VILLAGE – TIU KELEP WATERFALL AND SINDANG GILE WATERFALL – MINA TANJUNG HOTEL (B, L)
After having breakfast at about 8.00 AM, we will invite you to go down to Senaru village; it will take about ±2 hours. After arriving in Senaru village, we will invite you to pack up your dirty clothes and we go to the waterfall for relaxing before going to your hotel at Mina Tanjung Hotel.
DAY 6: MINA TANJUNG HOTEL – ISLAND HOPPING IN 3 GILI (TRAWANGAN, MENO, AIR) – HOTEL IN GILI TRAWANGAN AREA
After having breakfast at about 8.00 AM, you will be invited to do Island Hopping in 3 Gili (Trawangan, Meno, Air). Please make sure, all of you wear wet shirts for the tour. On this tour, you will be invited to do snorkeling around the island. If you are lucky enough, you will find a turtle swimming around your boat and you are able to swim with the turtle.
After enjoying the tour at about 3.00, we are going to Gili Trawangan where you will stay for a night. About 4.30 pm, I will invite you to see a great sunset with a swing which is so popular in Gili Trawangan (from our hotel it’s better to rent a bicycle to get to the sunset point). After enjoying the sunset, I will invite you to try the best street food on this island.
DAY 7: HOTEL IN GILI TRAWANGAN AREA – SENGGIGI AREA (B)
About 11.30 AM, we will invite you to take a boat then we go to the Senggigi area for your last night’s stay. About 4 o’clock, we will invite you to see a sunset on Malimbu hill or a similar place.
DAY 8: SENGGIGI AREA – AIRPORT (TOUR SERVICES FINISHED)
After having breakfast, at about 7.00 or 8.00 AM, we have to go to the airport to catch your flight. It will take about 2-3 hours to drive. (TOUR’S FINISHED)
PRICE IS IN IDR & INCLUDES:
- Pick up service from Lombok Praya Airport and transfer out to Lombok airport
- 1N stay at Senaru Village area with Breakfast
- 1N stay at Mina Tanjung Hotel or similar near Bangsal area with Breakfast
- 1N stay at Gili Trawangan area with Breakfast
- 1N stay at Senggigi Beach 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)
- Pre-existing medical travel immunization
- Entrance fee National Park Mount Rinjani at Rinjani Trekking Centre (RTC)
- Trekking activity at Mount Rinjani 4 days 3 nights
- The sleeping bags, tents, cooking equipment, toilet tent, and hiking stuff
- Cost for island hopping in Gili Trawangan
- Cost for parking during the trip
- Travel insurance
- Tipping & other personal costs
- All food except that we mentioned on the itinerary
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:
- Camera (DSLR, mirrorless, digicam, GoPro, or underwater camera)
- Light Jacket
- Raincoat (December – March)
- Trekking poles
- Wet shirts for island hopping
- Bikini for women
- 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.
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!