The easier and best way Trekking Rinjani via Sembalun village in east Lombok. Climb mount Rinjani from Sembalun village to crater rim, summit 3726 meters above sea level, lake and hot spring on Mount Rinjani National Park usually done in 3 days or more.

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On Segara Anak Lake

Climb Rinjani mountain on Lombok island or Trekking Mount Rinjani through Sembalun village is the best choice for those who want to climb the peak of Rinjani 3,726 meters and can continue the trek down to the Segara Anak lake and return to Sembalun or continue the adventure to Pelawangan Senaru and down to the village of Senaru North Lombok or to Pelawangan Timbanuh then climb to the 2nd summit of mt Rinjani 3,500 meters, then down to Timbanuh village in East Lombok.

Packages Trekking Rinjani via Sembalun village :

  •  One day to the summit of Mount Rinjani.
  •  2 days / 1 night to the top of Rinjani return Sembalun.
  •  3 Days / 2 Nights to the summit, Lake, Senaru crater rim and finish at Senaru village.
  •  4 Days / 3 Nights to the summit, Lake, Senaru crater rim and finish at Senaru village.
  •  5 Days / 4 Nights to peaks, lake, new volcano ( Gunung Baru Jari ), crater rim Timbanuh, 2nd summit and finish at Timbanuh village.

Short descriptions

A. One day to the summit of Mount Rinjani:

This program is especially for climbers who are experienced and have excellent physical ability, being able to walk up and down for 12 hours a day, starting from Sembalun usually at 00:00 midnight and heading straight to Pelawangan Sembalun, summit and back to Sembalun.

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View on crater rim Sembalun, full with tents

B. Trekking Rinjani 2 days 1 night to pelawangan Sembalun and Rinjani summit :

Program 2 days 1 night to Pelawangan Sembalun and Rinjani peak for those who have excellent physical ability and is capable to walk up and down for 9 hours a day. Start from Sembalun village 1,100 meters asl directly towards to crater rim (Pelawangan) Sembalun at an altitude of 2,639 meters above sea level and camping here. On the second day at 3:00 am start to the summit of Rinjani then return to Pelawangan and straight down towards the village of Sembalun.

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Hot spring near the lake

C. Trekking Mount Rinjani 3 days 2 nights summit, Lake, crater rim Senaru:

The program is the most chosen by trekker due to visit all the attractions in Mount Rinjani within 3 days. Start from the village of Sembalun straight to Pelawangan Sembalun, the second day climb to the top, down to the lake, bathing in hot water and then camp on the edge of the lake or hike directly to Pelawangan Senaru and camp here. Day three straight down towards the village of Senaru.
This program requires excellent physical to be able to walk up and down for 3 days with an average daily for 8.5 hours.

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Hot healing water in slope new volcano

D. Trekking Mt Rinjani 4 days 3 nights summit, lake and crater rim (Pelawangan) Senaru:

This program is the most popular due to visit all the attractions in Mount Rinjani and the travel time for 4 days can enjoy the beauty of Mount Rinjani. The program you will overnights in pelawngan Sembalun, lake and Crater rim Senaru then down to the village with an average walk time per day 6 hours and is suitable for beginner trekkers.

Recommended some trek Organizer for packages above :
1. Awenk Trekker
2. Rinjani Samalas Tour & Trekking
3. Syam Trekker
4. Azmi Trekker
5. Tutik Rinjani Trekker
6. Rinjani Family Trekking
7. Rinjani STT Lombok
8. Rinjani Fun Trekking
9. Full Rinjani
10. Rinjani Trek Centre
11. Ady Adventure
12. Morrist Adventure
13. Rinjani Trek Company
14. Rinjani Information Centre
15. Suni Trekker
16. Rinjani Base Camp
17. Rinjani Women Adventure
18. Abul Trekking
19. Rinjani Tambora Trek
20. Lun Expeditions
21. Rinjani Eco Tour
22. Lombok Great Trekking
23. Senaru Trekking
24. Rody Trekking
25. Sujar Rinjani
26. Abel Travel
27. Bun Trekker

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View from base camp near new volcano

E. Climb Mount Rinjani 5 days 4 nights, summit, lake, new volcano (Gunung Baru Jari), crater rim Timbanuh:

This program is a new program that gives a lot of challenges and more experience compared to other programs in the mountain rinjani because besides you climb to the top of Rinjani, bathing in hot water you will to climb the new volcano (Gunung Baru Jari), bathing in hot spring clean and naturally in the slope of new volcano, spend the night in crater rim Timbanuh and climb to the south summit of Mount Rinjani.

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From 2nd summit (south summit of Mt Rinjani)

Selecting this program at least you have to do the basic techniques of rock climbing, because some of the paths between the lake to the new volcano (Gunung Baru Jari) are required to climb the cliff and also climb the steep rock to crater rim (Pelawangan) Timbanuh.
Start from Sembalun village at 1,100 m asl towards Pelawangan 2,639 m asl for overnight and second day climb to the summit 3.726m asl then down to the lake 2,000m asl and overnight here. Day three to climb to new volcano Gunung Baru Jari, bathing in hot spring and overnight, then the fourth day climb to pelawangan Timbanuh 2.600m asl and camp here and on the fifth day climb to the top of the south summit of mt Rinjani 3.150m asl then down to the village of Timbanuh at 900m asl.

Recommended treks organizer for Package 5 days 4 nights Summit, lake, new volcano and crater rim Timbanuh :

1. Rinjani Tambora Trek
2. Jaya Trekker

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On campsite Timbanuh

Information Trekking Rinjani via Sembalun above may provide little additional information to you who have never climb Mount Rinjani and planning to climb this mountain can prepare and choose a program that matches with physical ability and time available, hopefully useful – have great adventure!