Rinjani Trekking 3 Days 2 Night Via Sembalun Start in Sembalun village Sembalun crater rim Summit Crater lake & hot springs End in Sembalun village. We recommend you this very popular tour package if you want to experience all impressions of beautiful Mt. Rinjani like climbing the summit, hiking to the crater lake Segara Anak and bathing in hot springs in just 3 Days. This tour is suitable for experienced and average hikers but not for children or beginners unless they have a very good fitness. The ascent from the crater lake to Sembalun crater rim is steep and challenging
On the first day after an early breakfast at your accommodation we will bring you to the registration at National Geopark office in Sembalun. The journey starts at open grassland of the Sembalun valley and continues for a short time through rain forest where you can see some macaques curious about the strangers passing their homeland. A few short breaks and a lunch break strengthen you for the trek through the savannah and the steep part up the Mt. Rinjani crater with wide views over the Sembalun valley. Depending on your fitness you will reach the Sembalun crater rim where your porters already built up your campsite after around 7 hours. Enjoy your well-deserved and freshly cooked dinner there while watching sunset over Mt. Rinjani. Prepare and strengthen yourself for the upcoming and very challenging hike to the summit after a short night.
You will get up at 2.30am having a small pre-breakfast. All of you equipped with flashlights your guide will lead you during the 3-hours-climb to the summit. Three steps up and two steps down again, annoyed and sleepy you will wish to be back in bed again. But that is out of question, stay patient and strong. You will make it! Your guide will be there to motivate and help you wherever he can. Once you have reached the top of Mt. Rinjani take your time to feel the inner satisfaction and pride while watching the sunrise over Mt. Rinjani‘s countryside. Hug your guide and everyone who is crossing your way. Take as many pictures as you can. In short, just enjoy it!
The way back to the campsite where you will have breakfast takes around 1,5 hours. Another 2,5 hours hike down into the crater leads you to lake Segara Anak with a view on the new volcano Mt. Baru Jari. Once you arrived you can spend your time relaxing at the lakeside and bathing in the hot springs. After lunch time your journey continues for another 3 hours trekking up back to Sembalun crater rim. Be prepared for a quite challenging part of your trek. Your guide will assist you attentively on the way up. Enjoy the sunset and your well-deserved dinner at your campsite on the crater rim.
After spending the night there you will get up early to catch the sunrise with a view to Mt. Rinjani summit before having breakfast and going down to Sembalun village. The descent starts at open savannah and turns into green rain forest where you can see animals like black ebony leaf monkeys and various bird species as well as a variety of tropical plants like rattan trees, orchids and pandanus trees. This last part of your 3-day-tour to Mt. Rinjani will take around 6 hours and includes short breaks as well as a longer break where your porters will serve you lunch again. Once you arrive in Sembalun village we are ready to bring you to your accommodation or to your next destination on Lombok.
What is include?
- Transfer to Senaru from all over Lombok
- 1 night in a guesthouse in Senaru before the trek
- Entrance fee to national park
- English Speaking Guide and porters
- Camping equipment (tents, sleeping bags, mattresses, toilet tent)
- Cooking equipment
- Food and drinks during your trek (breakfast, lunch and dinner, snacks, fresh fruits, bottled water – 2 litres/person/day, tea, coffee, softdrinks)
- Transfer to your next destination in Lombok
It’s included everything like in the Superior package plus
- 1 free dinner at your guesthouse
- trekking sticks
- Trekking clothes (shoes, jackets, pants)
- Tips for guide and porters
Recommend to bring
- Trekking shoes
- 2-4 T-shirts
- 2 jackets (1 warm, 1 windproof)
- Trekking pants (1 long, 1 short)
- Headlamp/flashlight (if you trek to summit)
- Bathing clothes for the hot springs
- Small towel
- Sun block
- Insect repellent
- Personal medications
- Sandals for the Campsites (optional)
- Trekking sticks (optional, can also be rented in Senaru)
The benefits booking with us
At the arrival day, we will guide you to visit the most beautiful waterfalls, Sendang gile and Tiu Kelep waterfalls in Senaru Village.
To make sure you have good preparation before start the trek, we provide the very nice and comfortable accommodation to stay a night at the time of your arrival day
As Trek at Mount rinjani required to stay camping overnight, we always update the quality of our gears to make sure our clients have the memorable experience during the trek
What should you deserve doing trekking with us is having a private car. we will pick up and drop off at any places in Lombok island and transfer you to senaru village where our company exist. This will allow you to be free stop our driver at any times you want to have a look some places on the way from and to Senaru village.
We realize that, doing trek at mount rinjani is not easy as we think and this trip spend more than 1 days, to make sure you have more power and able to finish your trip, we supply various kinds of foods and water to bring by our ground man. So you will never worry about the meals during all days of the trek. However you can request a special menus that you want to have on the mountain.
Here are the menu options we provide
- Chicken Burger🍔 serve with Franchfrice + fruits salad
- Vegetable or chicken sandwich serve with Franchfrice + fruits salad
- Vegetable omelet + fruits salad
- Banana pancake serve with fruits salad
- Coffee / Lemon, ginger tea or soft drink
Lunch/Dinner options meals
- Gado-gado( boild mix vegetable with peanut sauce) serve with chicken + egg
- Fried noodle (chicken egg)
- Chicken curry + boil egg
- Noodle soup (chicken, egg)
- Fried rice + chicken + egg
- Chicken / beep spaghetti
- – mix rice+ vegetable+egg+chicke
you will meet your guide at the arrival days at our office to have more explanation (briefing time). After that we will bring you walk around Senaru village by riding a scooter. This will make you knowing more about the locals living on the foot of rinjani.
If you have any questions or inquiries, feel free to contact us, we are stand by to help