Overnight in Senaru is Suggested, Departures from Senggigi require approximately 2.5 hours extra drive toward Senaru as you’re starting point.
Day2. Senaru – Crater Rim Senaru
Our team will pick you up from your hotel lobby (if you stay in Senggigi) at 06:00, by car to Senaru village of North side of Mount Rinjani. Take about 2.5 hours drive towards Senaru village of North part of the mountain, a quick register at Rinjani Trekking Center office then at about 08.45 am we start to walk in a thick tropical forest that rich in flora and wildlife. Approximately about 5 hours walk through tropical forest you will then reach in Pos 2 (1500m) where a longer rest will be taken along with serving your fresh cooked meals for your lunch. The walk will continue for another 2-3 hours walk passes pos 3 Mondokan Lokak (2000) towards the crater rim senaru 2641m where we will be stay overnight in tent.
A fantastic view surround you once you step your feet on rocky ground of the crater rim, will release all your pain’s away of your long distance walk. View of the lake Segara Anak just below you and summit across the lake, the new cone within the crater surrounded by water’s lake and epic panorama view of the gili isles while you wait for the sun goes down over Mount Agung of Bali.
Dinner and overnight tent at Senaru Crater rim.
Start the day by enjoying your breakfast and the memorable sunrise over the summit, you will then start to descend down through rocky trail to the lake side of Segara Anak where you will spend for your second night of Rinjani trekking program. Enjoy the lake by swimming or warm your body up to dip in its Hot spring to get refresh. Fresh cooked dishes will be served on your dinner time. Enjoy the lake and overnight camping on the lake side
On your third day Rinjani trekking programs is fairly give you more time to take a longer rest and enjoying the Lake’s surround. The walk to Sembalun crater rim will takes approximately around 5 hours, you will walk through steep rocky ground at certain part before reach the crater rim Sembalun. Lunch will be prepared along with your rest time, and a fresh cooked dinner will be served upon your dinner time. Be sure to take a good rest to save your energy for summit climb in the next morning. Overnight at Sembalun Crater rim 2.639m
An early morning wakeup call about 03:00 am for summit climb, a light supper will be served for an extra energy climb to the summit 3.726m that will spend about 3 hours walk on volcanic sand expecting to witness the majestic mountain view and sunrise over the east. Return back to the rim as you finish your 30 minutes time standing on the highest point of Lombok. A fresh breakfast will be served while we prepare for descent walk heading to Sembalun as your ending point of the trek. Descent steep walk just as we’re leaving the rim in a short distance the rest of the walk will be enjoyable due to slow descent ground till end of the walk. A lunch stop will be made in pos 3 Pada Balong (1.800m) then another short stop at Pos 2 Tengengean (1.500m) before we end the incredible experience conquered the second highest volcano of Indonesia. You will be transfer to your next destination. End of service