Senaru Crater Rim, 2-day Hike on Mount Rinjani in Indonesia (Lombok)

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Join one of our certified mountain guides on this amazing 2-day hike to Senaru Crater Rim on Mount Rinjani. Witness an exceptional sunset and see unobstructed views of the neighbouring peaks and Lake Segara Anak in Indonesia.

Private and Group

2 Days

All year

Fit

Intermediate


Highlights

  • Witness exceptional views of the neighbouring peaks of Bali and Sumba.
  • See an amazing sunset and an exceptional sunrise from the top of the crater rim.
  • Witness unobstructed views of Mount Agung, the Gili Islands & Lake Segara Anak.

Description

Located on the island of Lombok, Mount Rinjani is the second-highest mountain in Indonesia. The peak of this active volcano stands tall at 3,726m and offers impressive vistas of the ocean and the neighbouring peaks of Bali and Sumba. Join us as we take you on an interesting hike to see the Senaru Crater Rim on this mountain giant.

It will be an excellent 2-day trip. Our journey will begin and end in Senaru village(601m). On the first day, we will start early and after registering at the Rinjani Trek Centre, set on our journey towards the crater rim.

The initial trail leads through a lush tropical forest. We will cross Pos 1 and Pos 2 until we reach Pos 3 for a lunch break. You will definitely see stunning views all along.

From there, we will continue towards the Senaru crater rim. As we will rise, the forest will give way to a beautiful grassland. The final hike will be a bit steep but we would reach just in time to see a spectacular sunset. The yellowish-orange of the fading sun against the soaring peaks is one sight that will be unforgettable!

The top unfolds unobstructed views of  Mount Agung, the Gili Islands, and Lake Segara Anak. You will also be able to see the peak of Mount Rinjani and Gunung Baru.

Next day, after witnessing an exceptional sunrise, we will set on our return journey. Taking breaks whenever required, we will arrive at Senaru by about 1 pm. You sure will reflect on this amazing journey as we transport you to your nearby destination.

The trip is a bit challenging but at the same time, it is incredibly thrilling. And as long as you are in good shape, you should be just fine!

So, send us a message right away to reserve your seat on this amazing hike to Senaru Crater Rim on Mount Rinjani in Indonesia. You won’t regret it!

Itinerary

Day 1: Hike from Senaru village to Senaru Crater Rim

After an early breakfast, we will register at the Rinjani Trek Centre in Senaru (601 m). The trail initially passes through a dense tropical forest. We will head towards Pos 1 and Pos 2 to finally reach Pos 3 (2,000 m) for lunch.

After lunch, we will continue towards the crater rim. As we’ll climb, the forest will be replaced by beautiful grasslands and the trail becomes increasingly steep. We’ll camp at Senaru Crater Rim (2,641 m) and see an amazing sunset. Mount Agung in Bali, the Gili Islands, the summit of Mount Rinjani, Lake Segara Anak and Gunung Baru will be clearly visible from the top.

 

Day 2: Head back to Senaru village

After enjoying a beautiful sunrise, we’ll begin on our return journey to Senaru. We will stop at Pos 2 for lunch and arrive in Senaru by 1 pm. Finally, you will be transported to your nearby destination to end this amazing trip.

 

Details

Accommodation

1 night in Senaru before the trek. The second night in a Tent.

More info

Please carry along the following items in a small backpack of not more than 5 kg:

Trekking shoes, Toiletries, Personal medication, Sunblock, Hat, Sunglasses, Spray for muscle/balm, Insect repellent, Towel, T-Shirts, Shorts, Long Trek Pants, Raincoat, Windproof Jacket, Gloves, Swimwear, Camera, Torch and Snacks.


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Prices per person

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Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Accommodation included

- Transportation start and back

- Permit and entrance fees

- Group porters

- Breakfast

- Lunch

- Dinner

Price details

Price per person. Price Includes: Transfers, Meals and Drinking water while on the trek, Tents, Sleeping bags, Mattress and Pillow.




 

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