Rinjani Trekking Service Packages

Rinjani Trekking is the activity of mountain climbing conducted on Mount Rinjani, an active volcano located on Lombok Island, Indonesia. This ascent offers a challenging and captivating adventure experience for climbers. Mount Rinjani stands at an elevation of approximately 3,726 meters above sea level and is renowned for its breathtaking scenery, as well as the presence of Lake Segara Anak within its caldera. During this trek, we will guide you to witness the magnificence of Mount Rinjani while enjoying its natural beauty. When you join this trek, the following provisions will be provided for you in Rinjani Trekking package:

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  • The services of pick-up and drop-off
  • Trekking equipment
  • One Night Accomadation
  • As well as meals and beverages throughout the trekking journey are included.

Rinjani Trekking Open Trip Packages

The Rinjani Trekking Open Trip Packages are trekking packages for Mount Rinjani designed to ensure you don’t have to hike the mountain alone. Here, you will ascend Mount Rinjani in a group, guided by experienced local guides. You also don’t need to worry about camping gear and food during your trek. The package includes meals and drinks according to the package you choose. Within our Rinjani Trekking packages, we provide various options for you to choose from. You can select the type and package that suits you best. Here is the list of packages we offer:

  • 2D1N to Summit from Sembalun
  • 2D1N to Crater Rim From Senaru
  • 3D2N to Summit From Sembalun

2D1N to Creater Rim Senaru

Hiking Rinjani to Crater Rim Senaru involves a captivating 2-day, 1-night odyssey. Starting from the picturesque Senaru village, nestled at an altitude of 601 meters above sea level, the adventure unfolds towards the awe-inspiring crater rim of Senaru, towering at an impressive 2651 meters. This route is characterized by lush forests and a green environment, offering a cooler and more comfortable atmosphere for those who prefer the forested path over the savanna route, which can be hotter.

Itinerary

On the first day at 12 pm, we will pick you up from your location. If you are on the Gili Islands, you can cross over to Bangsal and meet at the Rinjani trekking meeting point. Rinjani trekking can arrange pickups from all areas in Lombok. After meeting at the designated point, you will be taken to Senaru. In Senaru, you can visit the waterfall or simply relax. You will stay here for one night before starting the journey the next day.

We leave Rinjani Trekking Center (RTC) and begin our climb through the tropical rainforest. After a 5-hour hike, we reach Base Camp 3 for lunch. At 3 pm, we continue our journey to the rim for the night camp, where you will enjoy the spectacular view and a beautiful sunset. The camp also overlooks the Segara Anak Lake and the new volcano cone. Dinner will be served here at 7 pm.

We will be picked up at 5:30 am to witness the sunrise, and the porters will prepare breakfast for you. After breakfast, we will descend back to Senaru village, retracing the trekking route, which will take approximately 4-5 hours of walking. Once you reach Rinjani Trekking Center in Senaru, the trip will conclude, and we will transport you to your next destination.

2D1N to Summit Rinjani

Experience Rinjani trekking with our 2-day, 1-night service, ascending Rinjani Summit via Sembalun village. Starting at 1,156 meters, you’ll camp at the crater rim (2,639 meters), then climb to the Summit (3,726 meters) at dawn. Descend to the crater rim and return to Sembalun village the next day. This short journey is packed with the thrill of heights and the beauty of Rinjani’s landscapes. The route offers an exploration of vast savanna fields with views of surrounding hills that will complete your memorable journey to the peak of Mount Rinjani.”

Itinerary

On the first day at 12 pm, we will pick you up from your location. If you are on the Gili Islands, you can cross over to Bangsal and meet at the Rinjani trekking meeting point. Rinjani trekking can arrange pickups from all areas in Lombok. After meeting at the designated point, you will be taken to Senaru. In Senaru, you can visit the waterfall or simply relax. You will stay here for one night before starting the journey the next day.

After having breakfast and a brief briefing in Senaru, you will be transported to Sembalun by an open-top vehicle. In Sembalun, you need to register and scan your trekking pass. Don’t forget to prepare your identification, such as a passport or ID card, for verification.

The trekking will start from the village of Sembalun at around 8 am. We will begin with a gentle climb through open meadows. After about 2 hours of walking, we will reach Post 1 (1300 meters), followed by another 40 minutes to reach Post 2 (1500 meters). We will continue to Post 3 (1800 meters) where we will have lunch and rest.

After lunch, we will make our way to the Sembalun Crater Rim (2639 meters). This will take approximately 3 hours, including a prolonged steep climb. We will camp for the night on the crater rim, where you can enjoy a beautiful sunset.

We will wake up around 2 am in the morning under the cover of darkness. After a hot drink and a light breakfast, we will start our ascent to the summit of Rinjani at 3 am. We will begin with a moderate trek, followed by a fairly easy but long trek. The final approach involves climbing up steep volcanic scree slopes.

Upon reaching the summit, you can enjoy breathtaking views of the surroundings. After spending time at the summit, we will descend back to Pelawangan and then continue to Sembalun.

Upon arrival in Sembalun, you will have your lunch at either Post 2 or Post 3. Once you reach Rinjani Trekking Center in Sembalun, the trip will conclude, and we will transport you to your next destination.

The trekking will start from the village of Sembalun at around 8 am. We will begin with a gentle climb through open meadows. After about 2 hours of walking, we will reach Post 1 (1300 meters), followed by another 40 minutes to reach Post 2 (1500 meters). We will continue to Post 3 (1800 meters) where we will have lunch and rest.

After lunch, we will make our way to the Sembalun Crater Rim (2639 meters). This will take approximately 3 hours, including a prolonged steep climb. We will camp for the night on the crater rim, where you can enjoy a beautiful sunset.

3D2N to Summit Rinjani

Itinerary

On the first day at 12 pm, we will pick you up from your location. If you are on the Gili Islands, you can cross over to Bangsal and meet at the Rinjani trekking meeting point. For those in other areas of Lombok, Rinjani trekking can arrange pickups. After meeting at the designated point, you will be taken to Senaru. In Senaru, you can visit the waterfall or simply relax. You will stay here for one night before starting the journey the next day.

After having breakfast and a brief briefing in Senaru, you will be transported to Sembalun by an open-top vehicle. In Sembalun, you need to register and scan your trekking pass. Don’t forget to prepare your identification, such as a passport or ID card, for verification.

From Sembalun, you will begin trekking, passing through farmland and savannah fields. After approximately 2 hours of trekking, you will arrive at Post 1 (1300 meters), which serves as a rest area and observation point. After a short rest, you will continue to Post 2 Tengengean (1800 meters) with a 1-hour hike. Here, you will have lunch, and then proceed to Post 3 Padalabong, which also serves as a rest area. After a brief rest, you will continue the journey through a pine forest for 3-3.5 hours to reach the campsite at Pelawangan (2,639 meters). Here, we will set up tents for a one-night rest.

The trekking will start from the village of Sembalun at around 8 am. We will begin with a gentle climb through open meadows. After about 2 hours of walking, we will reach Post 1 (1300 meters), followed by another 40 minutes to reach Post 2 (1500 meters). We will continue to Post 3 (1800 meters) where we will have lunch and rest.

After lunch, we will make our way to the Sembalun Crater Rim (2639 meters). This will take approximately 3 hours, including a prolonged steep climb. We will camp for the night on the crater rim, where you can enjoy a beautiful sunset.

For day 3, you will be awakened at 2 am to start the trek to the summit of Mount Rinjani. The journey to the summit will take approximately 3-3.5 hours, passing through sandy and steep terrain. It is essential to be cautious and follow the guide’s instructions. If the journey proceeds without any issues, you can reach the summit before sunrise, allowing you to witness the sunrise from the mountain top while enjoying panoramic views of Lombok Island.

From the summit, you can also see Mount Agung in Bali and the neighboring island of Sumbawa. You’ll have about 1 hour to take photos before returning to camp, where you’ll be greeted by beautiful edelweiss flowers. A

fter enjoying breakfast, the journey continues to Lake Segara Anak, which is a 2-2.5-hour trek. Here, you can take a dip in the hot springs before returning for lunch. In the afternoon, at around 2 pm, you will embark on a 2-3-hour journey to the Senaru Crater Rim and set up tents in this area.

After breakfast, you will continue your journey, reaching Post 1 for lunch. You will arrive at the Rinjani trekking center in Senaru after a 6-hour trek. The trip will be completed, and you will be taken to your next destination.

Rinjani Trekking packages Prices

  • 2D1N to Creater Rim Senaru : 1.950.000 IDR / Pax
  • 2D1N to Summit Rinjani : 1.950.000 IDR / Pax
  • 3D2N to Summit, Segara Anak, Creater Rim : 2.500.000 IDR / Pax

Prices Included

  • Stay 1 night in Senaru Village
  • Camping equipment
  • Food and drinks
  • Guides and porters
  • Trekking pass/Entrance fee
  • Insurance
  • Pickup And Drop Off Service (mataram,senggigi,3 gilis)

Prices Excluded

  • Headlamp/Flashlight
  • Jacket and Mountain Shoes
  • Anti-Mosquito Lotion
  • Extra Porter for excess luggage
  • Tips for Guides & Porters (Optional)

some advantages you can gain from taking an open trip Rinjani Trekking:

Here are some advantages you can gain from taking an open trip to Mount Rinjani:

  1. More Affordable Cost: Open trips are often more cost-effective than private journeys because expenses for travel and equipment are shared among participants. This makes it more affordable for individuals or small groups.

  2. Opportunity to Meet New People: In an open trip, you will have the chance to meet and interact with people from different backgrounds. It can be a valuable social experience.

  3. Well-Organized Facilities: Open trips are typically well-organized, including facilities such as tents, meals, and other equipment. You don’t need to worry about planning all the details yourself.

  4. Experienced Guides: Open trips are often accompanied by experienced guides or porters who are knowledgeable about trekking in Mount Rinjani. They can provide guidance and support during the journey, making it safer and more comfortable.

  5. No Need to Bring Your Own Gear: In an open trip, equipment and gear such as tents, mattresses, and cooking supplies are usually provided. This reduces the burden of carrying your own equipment.

  6. Safety in Numbers: In an open trip, you will hike with a group of people. This can enhance safety because assistance is available if you encounter any issues.

  7. Scheduled Travel: Open trips typically have fixed schedules, so you don’t need to worry about planning the timing or travel dates. Everything is arranged in advance.

  8. Shared Experience: In an open trip, you can share the experience of trekking Mount Rinjani with others, creating valuable memories together.

Private Rinjani Treeking Tour Package

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In addition to our open trip packages, we also offer private Rinjani trekking packages. Here are the advantages of choosing private Rinjani trekking with us:

  1. Full Customization: In a private package, the journey can be fully tailored to your wishes and preferences. This means you can choose the dates, routes, and itinerary that suit your desires.

  2. Full Control Over Your Trek: You have complete control over your trek, including setting rest times, trekking duration, and various activities along the way.

  3. Exclusive Facilities: In a private package, you may receive exclusive facilities such as a private tent, personal cooking services, and other special arrangements as per your requests. You can also choose the thickness of the provided mattress.

  4. Personalized Guidance: Your guide will be more focused on you, providing a more intensive experience as they lead you to explore Mount Rinjani.

  5. Flexible Scheduling: You can plan your journey according to your own schedule, without having to adhere to a fixed itinerary set by an open trip.

  6. Quality Time with Loved Ones: Private packages offer you the opportunity to spend quality time with friends or family in the breathtaking natural surroundings of Mount Rinjani.

Preparation and Tips for Rinjani trekking

When trekking a mountain, proper and well-planned preparation is essential for safety and to enhance the enjoyment of every moment during the ascent.

  • Equipment  During the Trek:

Tent, sleeping bag, mat, and appropriate bedding to cope with varying temperatures at different altitudes. Warm clothing such as a thick jacket, layered clothing, socks, and a hat to protect against the cold temperatures at the summit. Comfortable and waterproof hiking boots, as well as sandals for resting at the campsites. Cooking utensils, including a stove and fuel, along with enough food for the journey. Flashlight or headlamp for nighttime use. Navigation tools such as a map, compass, or GPS. For the Rinjani trekking service package, tents and food have been prepared.

  • Registration

Before you begin your trekking journey, you are required to register either through the official office or online registration on the official website at erinjani.id or the eRinjani app. What you need to prepare is your ID card (KTP) for Indonesian citizens or an official ID such as a passport for foreigners. The registration fee for Indonesian citizens is 5,000 IDR per day on regular days and 7,500 IDR per day on weekends, with a safety insurance fee of 10,000 IDR. For foreigners, the registration fee is 150,000 IDR per day on regular days and 225,000 IDR per day on weekends, with a 100,000 IDR insurance fee (info eRinjani). If you have joined an open trip, there’s no need to worry as these fees are already included in the package when booking an open trip Rinjani trekking service packages with Cemos and Coral Voice!

  • Physical and Mental Preparedness:

Engage in prior physical training to enhance endurance and stamina, including hiking, jogging, and cardio exercises. Cultivate strong mental readiness to face physical challenges and potential weather changes that might occur during the trek. Understand your physical limits and listen to your body throughout the trek to avoid the risk of injuries or exhaustion.

  • Best Season for Trekking:

The optimal time to trek Mount Rinjani is usually between April and November. During this period, the weather tends to be more stable, and the likelihood of rain is lower.

  •  Permits and Guidelines:

Ensure that you obtain official permits from the relevant authorities before commencing your trek, as unauthorized climbing can be extremely dangerous for your safety. Utilize the services of experienced local guides to maximize your safety and overall experience. Always follow the guidance of your guide, as they are more familiar with the terrain. This is aimed at ensuring safety during the trek and enhancing your overall experience.

Approaching the journey of climbing Mount Rinjani with proper preparation will ensure a smoother and more enjoyable experience. Make sure you have the necessary equipment, sufficient physical and mental readiness, and choose the right season to undertake this adventure safely and successfully.

FAQ about Rinjani trekking Package and service

What is included in the Rinjani Trekking package?

The Rinjani Trekking package includes pick-up and drop-off services, trekking equipment, one-night accommodation, and meals and beverages throughout the trekking journey, guides and porters.

What are the prices for Rinjani Trekking packages?

The prices for Rinjani Trekking packages are as follows:

  • 2D1N to Crater Rim Senaru: 1,950,000 IDR/Pax
  • 2D1N to Summit Rinjani: 1,950,000 IDR/Pax
  • 3D2N to Summit, Segara Anak, Crater Rim: 2,500,000 IDR/Pax
What is the best season for trekking Mount Rinjani?

Thinking about tackling Rinjani? Well, here’s the lowdown on the best time to do it – during the dry season, which usually spans from April to November. Let’s break it down:

 

April to June (Pre-Monsoon): Considered prime time for trekking. The weather is dry, the landscape is lush post-rain, and it’s comfortably mild for your trekking adventure.

July to August (Peak Season): The dry season’s pinnacle! Clear skies, stable weather – perfect for Rinjani Trekking. Get ready for breathtaking views of the surroundings and the crater lake.

September to November (Post-Monsoon): Still a solid time for trekking. The weather stays dry, and while it’s a tad less crowded than peak season, conditions remain favorable.

 

Remember, not recomended (December to March). Heavy rainfall, slippery trails, and landslides make it less than ideal. The national park might even close for safety. Before you embark on your trek, check the weather and park status close to your chosen dates. And, of course, pick a reliable trekking operator, get the permits, and prep yourself for the trek’s physical demands. Happy trekking!

Private vs. Sharing Services: What Sets Them Apart?

Wondering about Private Services versus Sharing Services? Well, let me break it down for you!

Our Private Service is like having a cozy adventure just for you and your buddies. Imagine softer beds, private toilets, and top-notch food exclusively for your group, including your guide and porter. On the flip side, Sharing Service is for those who love a more communal trekking vibe. You’ll be part of a small group—around 5 or 6 people max—sharing equipment and embracing a more basic trekking experience. Curious for more details? Contact us!

Is Rinjani Trekking Beginner-Friendly?

Curious if Rinjani Trekking suits beginners? Well, it can be a bit tough, especially with its steep and rugged terrain. But fear not! With proper prep and a guide by your side, beginners can conquer it. Just be mindful of the physical demands and gauge your fitness before diving in.

How Tough for Trekking Newbies?

Rinjani Trekking’s difficulty varies with the chosen route. If you’re trekking green, opt for less strenuous routes to ease into it. Slowly build up your fitness before tackling the more challenging treks.

Luggage Woes? Not Anymore!

Good news – our Rinjani trekking package hooks you up with porters to shoulder those heavy backpacks. A real game-changer, especially for beginners. So, gear up and get ready for an adventure!

How to Book Rinjani trekking service Package?

To book the Rinjani trekking service package, you only need to contact us via WA or fill in the form that has been provided and it will proceed to WA, after that you need to prepare your passport and confirm your booking by making a 30% deposit or making full payment.

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Geographic location of Mount Rinjani

Rinjani is an active volcanic mountain located on Lombok Island with geographic coordinates approximately 8.42° south latitude and 116.47° east longitude. It is the third-highest peak in Indonesia, reaching an elevation of 3,726 meters above sea level (MDPL). This mountain is one of the most sought-after destinations for hikers. Renowned for its unquestionable beauty, from the base of Mount Rinjani, you can already witness its towering magnificence, surrounded by a series of hills encircling the mountain. As an icon of Lombok Island, this mountain should definitely be on your list of places to visit. You can fully experience the beauty of Lombok from the heights of Rinjani.

Popular & Official Trekking Routes on Mount Rinjani

Mount Rinjani, the adventure paradise on the island of Lombok in West Nusa Tenggara, captivates hearts with its unparalleled natural grandeur. Located in East Lombok, Central Lombok, and North Lombok, this is the third-highest volcano in Indonesia, following Mount Kerinci in Jambi Province. It invites you to conquer its peak, reaching an elevation of 3,726 meters above sea level.

More than just a mountain, Mount Rinjani is an extraordinary creation showcasing the wonders of nature. With Lake Segara Anak situated in its crater, the mountain presents a breathtaking view, a result of its eruption in the 12th century. Rinjani trekking itself offers four official trails that guide you through stunning natural panoramas. Generally, for open trip Rinjani trekking services, there are two package options for trekking routes, including trekking via Senaru and trekking via Sembalun. The other two official routes are via Timbanuh and via Aik Berik.

Get ready to experience the natural charm of Mount Rinjani, enchanting the hearts of adventure enthusiasts. Below, we outline all the details about the official trekking routes of Mount Rinjani:

Rinjani Trekking Route Via Sembalun

Rinjani Trekking Maps

Heading towards Sembalun Village, your adventure begins from Lombok International Airport (LIA) or the city of Praya in Central Lombok. For a worry-free journey, you can book or charter a travel car available at Lombok International Airport. The trip to Sembalun Village, which typically takes 3-4 hours from Praya in Central Lombok, can be enjoyed at a cost of around Rp.600,000. However, if you prefer a more economical option, you can take Damri from the airport to the Mandalika Sweta Mataram terminal first. The affordable Damri fare, approximately 30,000 IDR, provides you with the opportunity to experience an efficient journey, with departures available at 7 in the morning.

The journey through the Sembalun route to the peak of Rinjani is not just an ordinary climb but a soul-captivating adventure. Starting from the Bawak Nao Gate, you’ll be treated to the beauty of rice fields and grasslands where the Sembalun residents graze their cattle. The challenging Bawak Nao trail takes you through an estimated 6-8 hours to reach the Pelawangan Rinjani Post.

After 30 minutes of walking through the grassland, the Sembalun forest welcomes you with its enchanting natural beauty. From the forest to Pos 1 Trangeang, the journey remains gentle, taking 40 minutes to 1 hour, creating a comfortable climbing experience. Arriving at Pos 1 Sembalun, take a brief rest in the flat and spacious shelter. This place becomes an oasis for climbers looking to rejuvenate their bodies before continuing the journey.

Heading towards Pos 2 Trangeang Sembalun takes 1-2 hours with stunning savannah views. The gentle track allows you to relax while enjoying the beauty of nature.Pos 2 Sembalun, where clear water can be obtained, provides an opportunity to rest. The gazebo or berugak here also serves as a comfortable spot for climbers.

The journey from Pos 2 to Pos 3 passes through a stunning savannah, alleviating fatigue with the beauty of the surroundings. The normal travel time from Pos 2 to Pos 3 is usually 2-3 hours, with an uphill track requiring extra energy to conquer Rinjani’s Peak.Pos 3 Sembalun offers clean spring water and amazing views. Prepare enough logistics before continuing the journey to Pos Pelawangan because the steep track takes 4-5 hours of travel. Follow your heartbeat, take slow steps, and enjoy a break under the shady Cemara tree.

Arriving at Pos Pelawangan Sembalun, enjoy the beauty of Lake Segara Anak if the weather allows. At an altitude of 2400 meters above sea level, Pos Pelawangan has four comfortable hills for setting up tents. The clear water here eliminates concerns about running out of water supply.

For those aiming to reach the summit of Mount Rinjani, wake up at 01:00 in the early morning, prepare your equipment, and bring enough supplies. The journey to the peak requires extra effort, and the estimated time of 4-6 hours demands full stamina. Experience the natural wonders of Mount Rinjani in this challenging journey.

Rinjani Trekking Route Via Senaru

To reach Senaru Village from Lombok International Airport or the city of Praya in Central Lombok, the experience is comparable to the charm of Sembalun Village in East Lombok. You can easily book or charter a travel car available at the airport to ensure a smooth journey. The journey from Praya in Central Lombok to Senaru Village usually takes about 4 hours. Therefore, climbers often pay around Rp 600,000 from the airport to Senaru Village in North Lombok.

The Senaru route offers the longest forest track on Mount Rinjani. From the Mount Rinjani National Park Office in Senaru, you will pass through the enchanting Senaru Forest throughout the journey. From Senaru Basecamp to Pos 1 Senaru, you will enjoy tree-lined views along the trail. The journey from Senaru Basecamp to Pos 1 is estimated to take 1-2 hours. The cool conditions make climbers comfortable walking, even during the day.

From Pos 1 to Pos 2 Senaru is still relatively flat like the Sembalun route, but you will continue to pass through the forest area. The maximum estimated time from Pos 1 Senaru to Pos 2 is 2-3 hours of travel. At Pos 2 Senaru, there are two gazebos or shelters for climbers to rest. Continuing to Pos 3 Senaru, you will pass through the gaps of the Senaru Forest accompanied by the sounds of monkeys and the richness of wildlife. Although the route from Pos 2 Senaru to Pos 3 takes a long time, around 4 hours, the beauty of the Senaru route makes it worthwhile.

On the Senaru route, spring water can only be found at Pos 2, and that too only during the rainy season. Therefore, climbers are advised to bring enough water as part of their travel preparation. Pos 3 Senaru marks the boundary of the Senaru Forest towards Pelawangan Senaru. From Pos 3 to Pelawangan Senaru, the journey does not pass through the forest and can be completed in just 1-2 hours. At Pelawangan Senaru, climbers can enjoy the view of Lake Segara Anak, similar to Pelawangan Sembalun. With an altitude of around 2500 meters above sea level, Pelawangan Senaru becomes an ideal place to set up tents and rest after a challenging journey.

Rinjani Trekking Route Via Aiq Berik

If you’re starting your journey from Lombok Airport or Mataram City, renting a vehicle for around Rp 500,000 is a wise choice. Sharing an Avanza car at this rate with your climbing buddies makes the trip more budget-friendly. The route involves traveling from Lombok Airport/Mataram City to Mantang Village, Central Lombok (Mantang Market), and then to Aik Berik Village.

Embarking on the Mount Rinjani trek through Aik Berik provides a unique experience. This path is close to Benang Stokel and Benang Kelambu Waterfalls in Aik Berik Village, part of the Benang Stokel Tourist Area. From Aik Berik Basecamp to the Aik Berik climbing route forest gate, you can walk approximately 2 km or take a motorcycle taxi at a fare of around Rp 20,000 per person.

From the forest gate, the 2-3 hour journey to Aik Berik Post 1 takes you through local coffee, orange, and banana plantations. The Aik Berik route boasts abundant water sources, especially at Post 1, where a river flows right next to the shelter for climbers. The clear water means you don’t need to worry about running out of water.

The trek from Post 1 to Aik Berik Post 2 takes 3-4 hours through the refreshing Aik Berik Forest. At Post 2, there are water sources and ferns that can be picked as vegetables.

The journey from Post 2 to Aik Berik Post 3, about 2-3 hours through the wilderness, requires foot protection like shoes and gaiters to fend off leeches along the trek. The beautiful Umar Maya Waterfall in the distance is an added bonus on this leg of the journey.

Upon reaching Post 3, you can rest or stay overnight. If you continue to Plawangan Umar Maya, you’ll be treated to views of the lake on the West-South side of Mount Rinjani, directly facing the majestic Rinjani Peak. Enjoying the natural beauty of Rinjani through Aik Berik is an unforgettable experience.

Rinjani Trekking Route Via Timbanuh

The Timbanuh route, located in Timbanuh Village, Pringgasela District, East Lombok, serves as the gateway to Mount Rinjani, with the climbing post situated at an altitude of approximately 800 meters above sea level. Despite limited facilities, trekking through this route offers a unique adventure. This trail doesn’t take climbers all the way to the summit of Mount Rinjani since Pelawangan (the pass) is at an elevation of around 2,500 meters above sea level. Nonetheless, you can still enjoy the surrounding beauty, including views of the crater, the edge of Lake Segara Anak, Mount Baru Jari, and the captivating Rinjani Peak.

The trek begins from the Mount Rinjani National Park Office at Timbanuh Village, and registration is required as a prerequisite before starting the ascent of Mount Rinjani. The journey to Pos 1 Timbanuh can be covered in 1-2 hours from the National Park Office, passing through the Timbanuh forest and local plantations. Although the trail to Pos 1 Timbanuh is not very steep, this post provides a flat area, albeit without shelter. From Pos 1 to Pos 2 Timbanuh, the journey takes 2-3 hours through the lush forest. Remnants of wild boar digging will be a common sight. It is essential to avoid setting up tents in the middle of the forest to avoid endangering oneself from wild boars.

Pos 2 provides a shelter for rest, but it is advisable to avoid camping under sloping cliffs to prevent landslides. Here, climbers can also fetch water from the spring below the shelter, although bottle refilling may take some time.The journey to Pos 3 Timbanuh returns to the forest from Pos 2. Passing through three steep hills, this journey drains the energy of climbers. The travel time from Pos 2 to Pos 3 is 2-3 hours, with opportunities to pick forest strawberries along the way.

Pos 3 Timbanuh is equipped with three shelters for resting. For those wishing to pitch tents, it is recommended near the water source under the Pos 3 valley. There is a spacious area under Pos 3 with a swift-flowing spring for bathing and cooking, as well as two bathrooms.From Pos 3 to Pelawangan Timbanuh, the normal journey can be completed in 2-3 hours. Through vast savannahs, climbers can enjoy beautiful scenery. The gentle trek up to Cemara ‘Nunggal’ allows for rest while enjoying the panorama of Orplas Rinjani Peak below the highest point of Rinjani.

After passing Cemara Nunggal, two hills adorned with Edelweiss and Forest Strawberries beautify the trail before Pelawangan Timbanuh. Forest strawberries, considered a morale booster by the Timbanuh community, add their own charm.

Upon reaching Pelawangan Timbanuh, at an altitude of 2700 meters above sea level, enjoy the Rinjani Crater with Mount Baru Jari in its center. To reach Lake Segara Anak through Pelawangan Timbanuh, it is advisable to go with experienced Timbanuh residents. Descending to the lake involves steep and dangerous cliffs, using rappelling ropes, thus taking 4-5 hours

The Allure of Mount Rinjani Trekking

Various aspects contribute to making Mount Rinjani a popular destination for mountain trekking enthusiasts, whether they are local or international visitors. Some of these aspects include:

  • Mount Rinjani holds captivating natural wonders, and one of its prominent beauties is the Sembalun Lawang Savannah. The climbing route through Sembalun Lawang is an ideal choice for hikers, especially for beginners who want to explore the allure of Mount Rinjani. Starting the journey from the Sembalun Lawang Savannah, they will experience the uniqueness and extraordinary beauty of nature.
 
  • Sembalun Crater Rim, with its striking expanse, is often used as a camping site for Mount Rinjani climbers. The uniqueness of this location lies not only in its gentle and flat elevation but also in the spectacular views of Segara Anak, creating heart-stirring sunset moments. For visitors seeking to experience the beauty of nature intimately, Sembalun Crater Rim is the perfect place.
 
  • Segara Anak, akin to Ranu Kumbolo in Mount Semeru, captivates with the beauty of its enchanting lake. The tranquility and beauty of Segara Anak invite millions of eyes and tourist camera lenses. Many visitors enthusiastically travel far just to enjoy the beauty and serenity on the lake’s edge.
 
  • Mount Batu Jari, also known as the Child of Mount Rinjani, is another attraction in the Mount Rinjani region. This mountain emerged in 1944 with a crater width of around 170 meters and a length of 200 meters, reaching an elevation between 2,296 to 2,376 meters above sea level. The presence of Mount Batu Jari adds its own charm and uniqueness to the landscape of Mount Rinjani.
 
  • Rinjani Summit is the ultimate destination for mountain climbers, and each summit offers an unforgettable experience. The Rinjani Summit, known as Anjani Peak, provides an extraordinary sensation for those who successfully reach it. The unique experience at the summit makes every effort to climb Mount Rinjani incredibly valuable and meaningful.

Climbing Mount Rinjani is not just about reaching the summit; it’s also about experiencing the wonders of nature and the beauty crafted by the divine. The various encounters with unique mountain wildlife and fauna during your journey will undoubtedly make your experience more breathtaking.

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