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
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
DAY 8: Senggigi Area – Airport (Tour’s Services Finished)
DETAILED HIKING MOUNT RINJANI AND ISLAND HOPPING PACKAGE FOR 8 DAYS 7 NIGHTS:
DAY 1: AIRPORT – SENARU VILLAGE (NIGHT ACCOMMODATION ON THE SLOPE OF MOUNT RINJANI AT SENARU VILLAGE)
We will me you and friends at Lombok International Aiport, 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 driving. After registering ourselves, we will start to walk around 2 hours then we will arrive at the Post 1and rest for a few minutes. We will be arriving at the Post 2, by passing Savanna Grass Tall. Then, we arrived around 01.00 PM at the Post 3, preparation to cook for lunch which was presented by our guide and porter. After having a lunch about 01.00 PM, we are going to hike the fairly high hill, about three hours of climbing we had reached the Plawangan Sembalun Crater with 2639 meters altitude. at 04.00 PM, or 05.00 PM in the afternoon has arrived in the mid-body Plawangan Sembalun Mount Rinjani with altitude 2639 meter, 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)
Waking 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. 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 in Lombok Island, we will return to the tent on Plawangan Sembalun Crater (2639 m). After having breakfast approximately 09.00 AM in the morning, we continue our journey down to the 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 of volcano activity here of Lake Segara Anak. The Mount Baru Jari, it looks so beautiful although it is so active and it is located in the middle of Lake Segara Anak. After having a lunch around the lake, we are going to the hot spring for taking a bath there or just relaxing. Hot water bath is believed to cure all diseases, especially skin diseases, rheumatism, etc. Afterward back to tent and enjoying 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, enjoying the stars, sing and other activities, which are available for dinner and staying 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 hot spring again before we climb again to reach Plawangan Senaru. It will take about 3 hours. After arriving on the top of Plawangan Senaru (2,641 meters), you will be welcoming 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 in the midday, you are also able to see sunset and sunrise. Moreover, you can catch the Milkyway in the night from this place. But in 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 5/4 MAY 2017: SENARU VILLAGE – TIU KELEP WATERFALL AND SINDANG GILE WATERFALL – MINA TANJUNG HOTEL (B, L)
After having breakfast 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 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. In this tour, you will be invited to do snorkeling around the island. If you are lucky enough, you will find turtle swimming around your boat and you are able to swim with the turtle. After enjoying the tour 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 so popular in Gili Trawangan (from our hotel it’s better to rent a bicycle to get the sunset point). After enjoying the sunset, I will invite to try the best street food in 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 Senggigi area for your last night staying. About 4 o’clock, we will invite you to see a sunset in Malimbu hill or similar place.
DAY 8: SENGGIGI AREA – AIRPORT (TOUR’S SERVICES FINISHED)
After having breakfast, 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 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 Gili Trawangan 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 ascent of Mount Rinjani requires you to have a good level of fitness and ability to walk a long distance. Somebody who has mountain sickness or height phobia and also 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 minimum 2 persons in each group. There is two type of service to choose Deluxe or Standard Budget service.
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
- 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 on 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 each 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.
If you want to bring luggage to 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, resulting in pay during a hike on Mount Rinjani 3 DAYS, quotation during the ascent of Mount Rinjani to IDR 750.000 per one porter. Load fit on the shoulders of porters fixes 20 kilos. Porter will follow you during the ascent of Mount Rinjani, payment is made after climbing activities and paid directly to the porter
ON THE OTHER BAGGAGE:
Preferably things that do not need to take it your bag to climb to Mount Rinjani like a snorkeling, so items must be in packing before the climb in the morning from your hotel. Your luggage will be stored securely in locked warehouses in Hotel accordance that we provided OR our luggage will be stored securely in our office, after climbing activity arriving in Senaru village, your luggage will be taken back by our coordinators. Please check again your luggage before you leave the mount Rinjani, does not cost anything to your luggage is kept securely in our place. It’s the usual things we do with our guests.
For further information about the tour and booking, please feel free to contact us directly to our Email: Info@javaadventuretrail.com / WhatsApp number: +6287755920876 or please fill in the booking form below!