Mount Rinjani Trekking Package, Information Mount Rinjani National Park and all related trekking activities, provided trekking packages with complete facilities, reasonable prices and supported by professional and experienced the Local Senaru Trekking organizer, guides and porters.
On the top of the volcano is a 6-by-8.5-kilometre (3.7 by 5.3 mi) caldera, which is filled partially by the crater lake known as Segara Anak or Anak Laut (Child of the Sea) due to blue color of water lake as Laut (Sea). This lake is approximately 2,000 metres (6,600 ft) above sea level and estimated to be about 200 metres (660 ft) deep; the caldera also contains hot springs. Sasak tribe and Hindu people assume the lake and the mount are sacred and some religion activities are occasionally done in the two areas.
rinjani trekking package
The lower and middle elevation slopes are densely forested with typical tropical species, including species which occupy the Wallacea transitional region between the SE Asian and Australasian flora. Fig trees are especially apparent in the lower forests, as are the giant Syzigium Jambu, with the gnarled and epiphyte-hung Engelhardia Bak Bakan becoming prominent in the higher elevations. Casuarina woodland (cemara) takes over higher up and eventually these give way to an alpine flora above the treeline.
Lombok is East of the Wallace Line and some bird species with Australasian affinities are therefore apparent. These include honeyeaters, cockatoos and green hanging parrots, in addition to species whose heartland is to the West including tits, weavers and tailor-birds. Bird life can be difficult to observe here due to the density of the forest, though if you have patience and are practised at mimicry many species can be tempted out from cover â�� if you have the time to spare and the forebearance of your trekking partners.
The familiar long-tailed grey macaque (the Bali temple monkey) is common right up to the crater rim. Of much more interest is the rare ebony leaf monkey which inhabits these forests and whose soft hooting contact call often provides a soothing backdrop to the birdsong. Rusa deer and muntjacs are more often heard than seen.
Rinjani Trekking Package Information
Rinjani is best climbed during the April-November dry season. The trekking trails are generally closed during the rainy season. In recent years the early months of the â��dry seasonâ�� have become more prone to rain and you should be prepared to encounter heavy rain and low visibility with slippery tracks underfoot at any time, particularly in the afternoon.
It gets very cold on the mountain above 2,000 m and nears freezing at the summit. Warm clothing is an absolute must.
Most visitors arrive via the village of Senaru (600 m), on the northern side of the mountain and thus closer to the main resort areas of the west coast including Senggigi. The other possible entry point is Sembalun (1,150 m), on the eastern side, which is closer to the summit.
Serious trekkers should explore the options of staying on the mountain for 3 nights or more with a planned trek that takes in the crater rim, down to the lake shore, the absolute summit and more. Such treks normally start in either Senaru or Sambulan however in the last couple of years some other routes have opened including the Benang Stokel, Timbanuh and Torean routes. source wikitravel.
TREKKING PACKAGE VIA SENARU
Crater Rim Senaru 2d-1n
Crater Rim – Lake 3d-2n
Crater Rim – Summit 3d-2n
Crater Rim – Summit 4d-3n
Crater Rim – Summit 5d-4n
Rim Senaru 2 Hari
Rim – Danau 3h-2m
TREK PACKAGE VIA SEMBALUN
Summit Rinjani 2d-1n
Summit – Lake 3d-2n
Summit – Lake 4d-3n
Summit – Lake 5d-4n
Puncak Rinjani 2 Hari
Puncak – Danau 3h-2m
Puncak – Danau 4h-3m