Hiking Rinjani 2 days 1-night program starting from Senaru village at 601 meters above sea level to the Crater Rim 2,641 m above sea level is the most favorites program for climbers especially a beginner.
The climbing trip usually starts from Rinjani Trek Center in the morning, or many climbers start from this village at night to do one day trip climb and that can be done by climbers who have excellent physical ability.
Starts from Senaru after registering the name and pay the entrance fee of the Mount Rinjani National Park. The journey through the dense tropical forest is rich in flora, birdlife, and various butterflies. After 3 hours of hiking, you will arrive at the post 2 Montong Satas 1,500 m above sea level which is usually used for a break. After the break continue the hike a little steep for 2 hours to Post 3 Mondokan Lolak 2.000 m asl for rest and lunch.
After lunch and enough rest, leave Pos 3 and continue to Pelawangan 2,641m above sea level for 2 hours walk in an open field until Crater Rim.
From this Pelawangan you can see the most spectacular scenery after the summit. Enjoy a magnificent sunset over Mount Agung in Bali and the smoke from the new volcano ( Gunung Baru Jari ) inside the Segara Anak Lake and camp here overnight.
The next day after breakfast and enjoy the beautiful scenery from Senaru crater rim then walk down to Senaru village which usually for 5 hours.