Climbing Mount Rinjani Senaru Crater Rim - 2 Days

This program packages Mount Rinjani crater rim is the most popular Mt. Rinjani program in 2019 as we cannot summit at this moment because of the 2018 earthquake last years. The government officially closed the path down from Senaru Crater rim to the lake of Segara Anak due to landslide. But you still have an increadible scenery all the way, breathtaking views  and spectacular sunrise and sunsets at the base camp on the crater rim. Every level of trekkers can do this hike. It suit all level of trekkers including the beginners trekker and even for the weak physical body level fitness. You do not have to be in great physical shape to try this program

Through this hiking trail, you will also see abundant the wildlife such as monkeys, birds, and insects along the trail. At the beginning you walk through some fascinating local villages.

Highlight – Sunset and Sunrise at crater rim, majestic views from New Mount Rinjani Volcano, Segara Anak Lake

This program will start and finish in Senaru Village. Walking up and down under the rain-forest with flora and fauna along the way

We will pick you up from your current destination holiday in Lombok and shuttle you to Senaru village where you will stay in for the night before trek begin.

All the gears and equipment needed such a tents, sleeping bag, pillow etc, will be provided by us.

Mount Rinjani Senaru crater rim trekking is normal hike, the path is easy. Every level of physical fitness can do including for the beginners.

Day 1
Start the Trek from Senaru village

In the morning, at about 06.30am, you will have prepared yourself to start the trek with all other climbers. After having breakfast at your accommodation, than we drive you to the gate of Senaru village starting point. There you will register and we arrange your entrance fee for climbing up the mountain.

After registering, you begin the trek and walk across the forest full by flora and big trees. You are also will hear many kinds of sounds of the birds.

There are three main Pos stop breaks to take rest through this route. From gate to Pos 1 will take about one hour than continue walking up to Pos 2 where you will the lunch time. After long break at Pos 2 continue climbing up to pos 3 that spend about 2 hours. From pos 3 to the crater rim will be harder because the path up is a bit slippery with sands and rocks. You will be on the Senaru Crater rim at about 03.00pm at noon. There you camp and overnight.

Day 2
Descend down back to Senaru Vilage

Walking down back to Senaru village at the same path. After having sunrise and breakfast, at about 08.00am you start the way home to Senaru. At the second day will be faster. You will have lunch at pos 1 near the gate of Senaru. You will reach the village earlier for about at 01pm. There your driver waiting you and drive you to your next destination.

Price include

  • Stay a night at any accommodations before or after trekking (optional)
  • Free guiding to visit Sendang Gile and Tiu Kelep waterfalls
  • Foods and beverage
  • 3 Littres of mineral water/person a day.
  • Tend, mattress, sleeping bag, pillow and toilet tend
  • Guide and porters
  • Entrance fee for Mt. Rinjani National Park IDR 175/person.
  • Certificate (On Request)

Price exclude


Questions and answers

How fit do I need to be to do this trek?

Hiking Mount Rinjani Senaru Crater rim is moderately difficult trekking route. So any fit person can do this trek, even if you do not have any previous experience. You should be aware of what to expect and mentally prepare for it. Then, as long as you will to, you can.

How Long do we walk in a day?

Normally, You walk 7-8 hours hiking up to the crater rim on the first day while descend down on the second day will be less and faster

What is the highest altitude reached in this trek?

The highest altitude reached is 2.641 mdpl. This is the elevation of Senaru Crater rim Base Camp. while the highest top of Mount Rinjani is 3.720 mdpl. Hiking up to Summit is still closed due to the landslide.

How many time do we get foods for this trek?

We can’t say Hiking Rinjani Senaru crater rim is totally easy. It really will spend a lot of your power. So that why we really give more attention for the foods availability. All foods, water, snacks, biscuits and all seasonings will be carried by the porters and guide. You will have lunch when you reach Post 2 (optional) after 3 hours walking. However you can ask anytime for snacks, water, biscuit from your guide

Is it necessary to hire a guide/trekking agency for Mt. Rinjani Senaru crater rim trekking?

Not really. It depends on you. If you want, Mt. Rinjani Senaru crater rim trekking can be done independently. You could hire a guide and a porter by yourself instead of going through an agency or not hire a guide at all. Although, not having a guide can be a little problematic during off season. It really depends on you. Is it your first time in Lombok? How confident are you of being able to find your way around? How pressed on time are you? If you go through an agency, it will be costlier but everything will be planned. You will only have to come, trek and return.

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Price From USD 185 USD $ 165/person
Total $ 165 USD

Trip Facts

  • Mount Rinjani Senaru Crater rim (2.641 mdpl)
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  • Private Vehicle MPV for Pick up and Drop off