Trekking Mount Rinjani (Lombok volcano) through Sembalun is the best choice for you to reach Peak 3.726 meters and can continue the journey down to Segara Anak lake and return to Sembalun or continue to crater rim Senaru and down to Senaru In North Lombok.
To get the Sembalun village is available by public transportation from all arrival gates on Lombok island is available, read How to get Tetebatu, Timbanuh, Sembalun, and Senaru ascent route.
Trekking Mount Rinjani Start Sembalun:
- One day to the top of Mount Rinjani
- 2 Days / 1 Night to the top of Rinjani back to Sembalun
- 3 Days / 2 Nights to the summit, Lake, crater rim Senaru and finish at Senaru
- 4 Days / 3 Nights to the summit, Lake, crater rim Senaru and finish in Senaru village
- 5 Days / 4 Nights to the summit, lake, New volcano, crater rim Timbanuh, South summit and finish at Timbanuh
A. One Day to the top of Mount Rinjani:
This program for experienced climbers and has excellent physical ability. Start from Sembalun at the best time at midnight at 00.00 and directly to crater rim Sembalun, peak 3.726m and back to Sembalun.
B. 2 days 1 night to summit Rinjani:
This program for you who have the excellent physical ability and able to walk up and down for 9 hours a day.
Start from Sembalun 1,100 meters asl direct to the Pelawangan Sembalun at an altitude of 2,639 meters above sea level and camp here in the tent.
On the second day at 3:00 am start to climb the top of Rinjani then back to the campsite and directly down to Sembalun.
C. 3 days 2 nights summit, Lake, crater rim Senaru :
This program most climber choice because of visit all the attractions in Mount Rinjani within 3 days.
Start from Sembalun village to crater rim Sembalun, second-day climb to the summit, down to the lake, take a bath in hot water, and then camp on the edge of the lake or continue to crater rim Senaru and overnight in a tent. Day three down to Senaru village.
This program requires good physical fitness to be able to walk up and down for 3 days.
D. 4 days 3 nights to the summit, lake, and crater rim Senaru :
This program is most popular because visiting all the attractions in the Rinjani and can enjoy the beauty of Mount Rinjani.
The program starts via Sembalun, to Plawangan Sembalun, summit, the lake, and the crater rim Senaru and down to Senaru with an average walk time of 6 hours a day.
E. 5D-4N Summit, lake, new volcano, hot spring, 2nd summit and crater rim Timbanuh:
This program is a new program that offers many challenges and more experience to climb the top of the Rinjani, bathing in hot water. Then climb a new volcano, bathing clean hot healing water, climb to 2nd summit Mt Rinjani (south peak 3.500m), and spend the night in Timbanuh crater rim.
Select this program at least you have the basic techniques of rock climbing with a good level of fitness.
Start from Sembalun village in 1,100 m to the 2,639 m crater rim Sembalun for the night and the second day climb to the peak of 3.726m asl then down to lake 2.000m and spend the night here in the tent.
Day 3 climbs up to Gunung Baru Jari, bathe in the hot water pool and stay overnight, then on the fourth-day climb to crater rim Timbanuh 2.600m asl to camp overnight in the tent here and on the fifth-day climb to south peak then down to Timbanuh village 900m.
Trekking Mount Rinjani (Lombok volcano) information above may provide a bit extra information for those of you who would like to climb Mount Rinjani can prepare and choose a program the best for you. Hopefully useful.