Mount Rinjani Crater Rim Trek 2 Days 1 Night

Rinjani Crater Rim Sunset view
Sunset view from Rinjani Crater Rim

 

Mount Rinjani Crater Rim Trek 2 Days 1 Night is  the easiest trekking trek trip on Mount Rinjani National Park start from Senaru Village and maximum hike the crater rim, 2641 meters above sea level.

The trek trails is dominated by heavy forest of Rinjani National Park from 600 meters above sea level until 2000 meters above sea level and the rest is open grassland savanna to the peak of the crater rim 2641 meters above sea level. Giant tree of Banyan can be found along the trek trails include Klak, Pandanus, Rattan and many other tropical trees. The sound of birds and wild deer are always entertain the trekkes on the whole of the jpurney.

Camping at the crater rim is the highlight of this trip with beautiful scenery of Segara Anak Lake and Rinjani Baby volcano (Gunung Baru Jari) between the lake. Sunset and Sunrice also can be seen from the campsite.

This trek require fit and healthy person,  applicable for kid from 7 years to older of 60 years

Not recommended for those who has mountain sickness.

Itinerary:

Day 1: Senggigi Beach - Senaru Village (601M) - Senaru Crater Rim (2641M)
05.00 Depart from your hotel to the trekking point in Senaru village.
07.00 Arrive in Senaru Village, meet with your guide and briefing. After briefing proceed with registration at Rinjani Trek Center office ( RTC ).
07.30 Start the trek, at the beginning of 30 minutes you will walk between local village farm area, you will see cacao plantation, coffee, vanilla, banana and cashew nut. After 30 minutes walk between farm area you will enter Senaru forest gate and start walk in sheltered thick tropical forest with rich of flora, bird life and a variety of butterflies. You might see orchid and, if lucky, the rare black ebony leaf monkey, known locally as lutung.
About one hour walk from Senaru forest gate you will reach POS 1, take some rest and top up your water. From POS 1 continue to POS 2, the trails more step.
12.00 Reach POS 2, stop here for Lunch.Your guide and porter will prepare and cook the lunch for you.
13.00 Continue walk to POS 3 Mondokan Lokak, still walk in the middle of the forest, more varieties of big trees you will see along the trek includes rattan tree, Pandanus and Banyan.
15.00 Arrive at POS 3 Mondokan Lokak, take some rest and top up your water. Pos 3 Mondokan Lokak is the ending of the forest, from here the trek trail dominated by savanna view Pinus trees until the crater rim of Senaru.
17.00 Reach Senaru Crater Rim, enjoy the view of Segara Anak Lake, Baby Volcano, Summit of Mt. Rinjani and spectacular sunset from the campsite.
Your guide and porters will set up the tent for you for overnight and cook the dinner as well.

Day 2: Senaru Crater Rim (2641M) – Senaru Village (601M) - Senggigi
06.00 Enjoy sunrise from the campsite.
While you enjoy the sunrise and views surrounding the crater rim, your guide porter prepare the breakfast for you.
08.30 Leave the campsite of Senaru Crater rim descend back to Senaru Village through the same trek trails when way up.
Lunch will serve at POS 1.
13.00 Arrive back at Senaru Village, from here will drop you off back to your hotel by car.
End of the tour

Package Price USD120/person base on sharing trip 

Note: Reservation with 4 participants will be arranged separately as private group

Package includes:

  • Return transfers Senggigi – Senaru Village
  • Entrance ticket Rinjani National Park
  • Trekking Guide
  • Porters to carry logistic and trek equipments
  • Full board meals; breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee or tea, hot chocolate, snacks, fresh fruits
  • Camping equipment; tent, mattress, sleeping bags, cooking gears, first aid kit.
  • Drinking water
  • Inbound Travel Insurance

What to bring:

  • Torch or Flashlight
  • Toiletries
  • Sun block/lotion, hat/cap, sun glasses
  • Spray for muscle/balm
  • Insect repellent
  • Camera, Handycam (Manual or Digital)
  • Extra rolls film for manual camera or fully charged extra battery for digital
  • Small towel
  • 1 pcs extra of T-Shirts
  • Long trek pants/wind proof
  • Windproof Jacket
  • 1 pcs extra of shorts
  • Trek stick/lekki

Excludes:

  • Accommodation before and after the trek package
  • Personal expenses, tip to guide, porter and driver

Mount Rinjani Trek Map

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