TOUR CODE: TRK02 ( Rinjani Trekking 2 Days / 1 Night Sembalun Top Program )
Mount Rinjani trek package 2 Days 1 Night Summit program is the most challenging trek on Mt. Rinjani National Park. This trek applicable for experienced trekkers or person who have very good level of fitness, age 11 - 50 years old.
Trek route start from Sembalun Lawang and ending back at Sembalun Lawang Village.
Early morning pick up from your hotel and transfer to Sembalun starting point on the other side of Rinjani Mountain. After breakfast at 9.00 am the trek starts from Sembalun lawang, It begins as a relatively gentle walk through open grassland to POS 01 (2 hours). Here we stop for 15 minutes and then after a further 3 hours walks we will reach POS 02 where we also have a 15 minutes stop. We then continue up to POS 03 (2.5 hours) where we stop for lunch. After lunch we walk up to Sembalun crater rim 2700 m. We should arrive there at 5.30 pm in time for a great sunset over mount Agung on Bali. We stay over night here and dinner is served at 19.30 pm.
Wake up and start early at 2.30 am. It takes 3 hours of hard walking to reach top of Rinjani ( 3726 m), You must be prepared for cold temperatures ( 0 degrees Celsius ) and a steep sandy and rocky trek ( 55 degrees angle ). The first hour is very frustrating and you will find you slide down much of the time, but the second and third hours are a little bit easier. Once you are there, you will feel immensely proud of your achievement and have the satisfaction of amazing views of the lake and all round the mountain, the new volcano, Sumbawa Island in the east and gili and Bali Island on the west site of Lombok. Depending on the weather you may have 30 minutes here for photographs etc. After that we walk down back to the camp, have breakfast at 9.00 am and then we walk down to Sembalun village on the other side of the mountain. We will walk down through open grassland to POS 03 (this takes 2 hours) and then onto POS 02 (2.5 hours) and then to POS 01 (another 2.5 hours walk). Here we stop for lunch. After lunch we walk directly down to sembalun village and transfer back to Senggigi or your next destination.
The package included :
- Return transfer
- Trekking gear ( tent, sleeping bag, mats, light, walking stick )
- 3 meals/ day, coffee, tea , snack
- Mineral water 3 liters/day / person
- Rinjani national park entrance fee.
WHAT TO BRING :
- 4 T-sirts
- Swim suit
- 1 long pant
- 1 short pant
- Warm jacket
- Mountain / good runner shoes
- Mosquito spray
- Sun block
WHAT TO KNOW :
- The trek route is from 40 – 55 degree angle.
- Temperature from 0 degrees Celcius – 15 degrees Celcius