2D/1N Mount Rinjani Senaru Crater Rim Hike: A Moderate to Challenging Adventure

Welcome to Sam's Lombok Adventures, where the beauty of Mount Rinjani awaits your exploration! I'm Sam, your guide to an exhilarating 2-day, 1-night journey through the stunning landscapes of Lombok.

Trek Highlight: The Mount Rinjani Senaru crater rim trek starts and ends in Senaru village. It's an adventure with moderate to challenging difficulty. You'll trek through different terrains like dense forests and steep paths to reach the Senaru crater rim. You don't need previous trekking experience, but it's good to be reasonably fit to handle the uphill climbs and long walks. The highest point is 2,641 meters above sea level, which might cause mild altitude symptoms for some. Weather can change, so be ready for both sun and rain. The two-day trek includes several hours of walking each day, testing your stamina and patience, but there are breaks along the way. If you want, you can get help from porters to carry some of your stuff.

  • Duration: 2 days trekking experience.
  • Starting and Ending Points: Begins and concludes in Senaru village.
  • Location: Located on the island of Lombok, Indonesia.
  • Who is the Trek for?: Ideal for those short on time but eager to witness the breathtaking views atop Mount Rinjani. Suitable for beginners with a moderate level of fitness. This trek takes you only to the crater rim or basecamp without venturing to the lake and summit of Rinjani, making it suitable for inexperienced hikers.
  • Altitude: Reaches a height of 2,641 meters above sea level.

Trek Overview: With our 2-day, 1-night trekking tour, set out on an exhilarating journey to conquer Mount Rinjani's Senaru crater rim. This adventure, which is located in the heart of North Lombok, is ideal for individuals looking for a life-changing experience despite their restricted time. You'll walk through lush virgin rainforests and find the peace hidden within the canopy as you ascend to one of this island paradise's most stunning vistas. You will experience a deep connection to nature as the trip takes you through an enchanted landscape of soaring trees and colorful vegetation.

Complete Itinerary: Day 0: Arrival Day
  • Waiting for Your Arrival: We'll eagerly await your arrival at the confirmed location in any places around Lombok island. (Harbors, Airport or some points in Lombok)
  • Transfer to Senaru: I or my team will then take you to the accommodation in Senaru Village where you stay a night to have a rest and get more explanation about the tour.
  • Check-In: Upon your arrival at the hotel, you'll complete the necessary payment and check-in to your accommodation.
  • Explore Senaru Village and Waterfalls: I or my experienced tour guide will accompany you on a leisurely exploration of Senaru village or the amazing waterfalls (conditional).
  • Evening Briefing: I will meet you and provide a detailed explanation of the hiking plan you've chosen.
Day 1: Senaru Village - Trek to Senaru Crater Rim
  • Morning: We'll greet you at the hotel in Senaru Village where you've spent the night before the trek.
  • 08:00 AM: The trek officially commences as we depart from the Rinjani Trek Center Senaru. You'll step into the lush, pristine rainforests, beginning your journey through an enchanting landscape.
  • Mid-morning: Enjoy a rejuvenating break at Post 2 Montong SATAS shelter (1,500 m), where you can savor a cup of tea and some biscuits.
  • Lunchtime: Arrive at Pos 3 Mondokan Lolak (2,000 m), where a hearty lunch awaits.
  • Afternoon: Continue your ascent, hiking for approximately 2 hours to reach the Senaru crater rim (2,641 m). Here, you'll be rewarded with breathtaking views and set up camp for the night.
  • Evening: Watch the captivating sunset over Mount Agung in Bali, as the campfire crackles, and enjoy the tranquility of this unique setting.
Note: On the first day of the Mount Rinjani Senaru Crater Rim trek, hikers will start directly from Senaru village. Our drivers will pick you up from your hotel in Senaru and take you to the starting point with guides and porters. The trek will take about 6-7 hours to reach the crater rim or basecamp, which is about 2,641 meters high. There are 4 rest stops along the way, each about 1.5 hours apart. Usually, the porters will give you lunch at Post 2 after 4 hours of walking. The trail is full of trees, and hikers will walk under the shade of Mount Rinjani's forest, listening to birds chirping. Sometimes, you might even see long-tailed black monkeys jumping around in the trees. Once you reach the Senaru crater rim, you'll be greeted with breathtaking views. From this vantage point, you can marvel at the stunning beauty of Lake Segara Anak and the summit of Mount Rinjani to the east. Additionally, you'll be treated to panoramic vistas of the sea and Mount Agung in Bali to the west. The sight is truly extraordinary, making all the effort of the trek worthwhile. Day 2: Descent to Senaru Village
  • Morning: Wake up early to savor your final breakfast on the Senaru Crater Rim, enjoying the magnificent sunrise views.
  • Packing Up: Break camp and prepare for the journey back.
  • Descent to Senaru Village: Begin your descent from Senaru Crater Rim towards Senaru Village.
  • Forest Trail: Hike through lush rainforests, taking in the sights and sounds of this vibrant ecosystem.
  • Brief Stops: Pause at Pos 3 and Pos 2 for short breaks and to recharge.
  • Lunch at Pos 1: Enjoy a well-deserved lunch at Pos 1, where you can refuel for the remainder of the trek.
  • Return to Senaru: Continue your descent and arrive back to Senaru Village, where your trek began.
  • Program Conclusion: After arriving back in Senaru Village, your Mount Rinjani trekking adventure comes to an end.
Note: On the second day of your Mount Rinjani trek, you'll finish the climb. After breakfast, you'll hike down following the trail to Senaru Village, where your driver will be waiting to take you to your next destination in Lombok. During the descent, you'll take breaks and have lunch at certain points along the way, usually provided by the porters at Pos 1, about 400 meters from where our driver waits. The downhill journey usually takes about 6 hours, so you'll likely arrive at Senaru Village around 01:00 PM. Along the trail to Senaru Village, you'll walk beneath towering trees, surrounded by lush greenery, feeling the cool breeze. You may encounter wildlife like black monkeys and hear the beautiful songs of birds, adding to the natural beauty of the trek. Inclusions:
  • Transportation before and after trekking (from/to pick-up points such as the airport, ports, or current hotel location on Lombok).
  • One-night accommodation in Senaru
  • Entrance fee for Rinjani National Park and trekking insurance.
  • Local English-speaking guide and porters.
  • Trekking equipment (tents, toilet tents, mattress, mountain chair, trekking pole, glove, flashlight, pillow, or any requested gear).
  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner during the trek.
  • Extra snacks, meals, and water (Bear Bintang on request).
  • Small bag packing.
  • Trekking shoes.
  • Jacket.
  • Extra porters for personal belongings.
  • Guide and porter tipping.

For any inquiries or questions regarding this Mount Rinjani Sembalun Crater Rim and Summit Trekking Two Days and One Night package, please don't hesitate to contact us through our provided email address or phone number on this website.

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