Mount Rinjani Lombok, Indonesia
Mount Rinjani National Park Information
The National Park extends over an area of 41,330 hectare. Community based activities are conducted in conjunction with the Rinjani trek center in Senaru. Mount Rinjani and lake Segara Anak located in the North of Lombok 85 kilo meters from Senggigi. Mount Rinjani is the second highest peak in Indonesia standing at majestic 3726 meters above sea level. For the people of Lombok Sasak and Balinese alike, treat the mountain as a sacred places. They consider the God live at the summit of the mountain.
One of the large crater called Segara Anak Lake, located at 2000meters above sea level is the destination of many pilgrims, who make annual trek up the steep slopes in order to places offerings to the God in the lake itself. This magnificent crater lake now holds a new and active volcano called Mount Baru Jari which appeared this country. On the North side of the lake there is a hot spring (one of 4 Segara Anak hot springs found here) which is said to cure disease.
It is truly an forgettable experience to climb such impressive mountain as Rinjani and the 2 trek expeditions that are offered and the spectacular scenery were contributing factors to Rinjani National Park winning The National Geographic World Tourism Award in 2004.
Starting points for such a trek can begin at Senaru in the north part nor Sembalun from the East part, this two or three days trek attracts Rinjani from the West with descent to the awesome crater lake before again climbing up and out and onto the summit. A faster more direct route, which is popular for those climbers and trekkers that don’t wish to spend several days on this expedition, can be attempted from Sembalun climbing up Rinjani’s Eastern slopes. This trip does not visit lake Segara Anak lake, but it is still a breathtaking and magic experience. Rinjani Information Center is located at Sembalun.
Mount Rinjani is the second highest volcano in Indonesia, rise up to 3726 meters above sea level. The island of Lombok is Dominated by Mount Rinjani! An semi active volcano with huge crater lake and active volcano (Gunung Baru) inside it. Mt Rinjani is quite tought mountain and needs extra level of fitness to pass all of the treks.
A fully Organized 3 days 2 nights Trekking Package to the second highest peak in Indonesia. You will encounter steep ascents and descents on a fairly good system of tracks whilst on the trek. Spectacularly picturesque yet rugged and remote. A three days Rinjani tour and expeditions to the summit, crater lake, and up the awe inspiring caldera is arguably South East Asia’s finest short adventure trek.
There is few villages around Mt Rinjani National Park includes the traditional villages and the Old Mosque. The main villagess are known by climbers are Senaru located on the foot of Rinjani and in North West part known as Senaru Gate. While Sembalun located on the East part and called Sembalun gate, both of gate as Rinjani Trekking starting Point. the following details of the villages information.
Lombok island is dominated by the spectacular Mount Rinjani semi active strata volcano and held in awe by the islanders who regularly ascend the steep trail to the crater rim. We follow in their foot steps completing an 4 days trek expeditions and spending full day wandering in Segara Anak Lake with its bright emerald green waters
Further notice from national park management board through our office Adventure Lombok in Senggigi, considering of weather and much rain on Lombok and beyond in now days, Rinjani National park decided to closed any activities on Rinjani national park includes trekking and climbing, its take for safety reason for all of visitors on Mt Rinjani.
We provide the best and comnfy camping gears for your satisfaction and comfortable to do the Rinjani trekking. We’ve imported a Black wolf brand camping gears from Australia to give you a diffrent experience then others Rinjani climbers. If you are confidence with your own equipment we are please you to feel free to carry along with you.
Mt Rinjani, Lombok’s famous volcano, soar 3726 m above sea level and is the second highest volcano in Indonesia, attracting thousands of trekkers and climbers annually. The huge crater near the top contains a beautiful lake called Segara Anak Lake (child of the sea lake) and a smaller volcanic cone, Mt Baru Jari, which was formed a couple of hundred years ago. There are a number of caves, small waterfalls and hot springs located around the volcano.