Mount Rinjani, enjoying the nature by trekking adventure tours. There are many ways to enjoy the natural beauty of Indonesia. One was by terkking the mountain Rinjani. By climbing a mountain you can feel the sensation of an exciting adventure. As you trekking you can see the beautiful natural scenery. This beautiful natural scenery is the greatness of God Almighty. Mount Rinjani is a mountain located on the island of Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara. Mountain which is the second highest volcano in Indonesia with an altitude of 3726 m above sea level and lies in latitude 8 º 25 ‘latitude and 116 º 28′ longitude. Mount Rinjani is a favorite for mountain climbers Indonesia for its beautiful scenery. This mountain is part of the Mount Rinjani National Park which has an area of about 41,330 ha. Mount Rinjani is in the territory of three districts: East Lombok, Central Lombok and West Lombok.
Mount Rinjani has the highest point 3726 m above sea level. Mountain scenery dominated much of the northern island of Lombok. In the west there Rinjani caldera cone with an area of approximately 3500 m × 4800 m, extending west to the east you. In this there is Segara Anak caldera (ocean = sea, lake) area of 11 million sq m with a depth of 230 m. The water that flows from this lake to form a very beautiful waterfall, flowing through a steep ravine. In Segara Anak there are many carp and tilapia so often used for fishing. The southern part of this lake called Segara Endut. Mount Rinjani has bestpoint of view among the mountains in Indonesia. Months from June to August is the best time to visit the mountain Rinjani. Rinjani mountain visitors mostly from among the students, nature lovers and also the resident workshops. Foreign tourists are also many who come to visit, especially with tourists who love adventure and mountain climbing. Rinjani mountain air temperature at an average of about 20 ° C; low as 12 ° C. Strong winds are common at the peak in August.
Climbing Mount Rinjani route usually starts and end Sembalun climbing routes in Senaru, it can save 700m altitude. Sembalun route is rather long but flat, and the weather is hotter because it is through the scorching savannas (cold temperatures, but direct solar radiation burning the skin). cream shading is highly recommended. From Route Senaru slope without a pause, but soft because of the weather through the forest. Of the two locations takes about 7 hours walking toward the lip ridge at an altitude of 2.641m asl (arriving in Plawangan Senaru or Plawangan Sembalun). From this place view of the lake, or to the outside is very nice. Summit attack is usually done at 3 am to find the beautiful moments – sunrise at the top of Rinjani. The journey to the summit quite tolerable; for climbing on the lip of the crater with a margin of safety is mediocre. Terrain of sand, rock, soil. Final height of 200 meters must be taken with great difficulty, because one step forward followed by half a step down (fallen rocks gravel). From the top of the mountain Rinjani if the weather support, you can see Mount Agung in Bali, Mount Ijen-Merapi in Banyuwangi and Mount Tambora on Sumbawa.
In Lombok, local communities are in the habit of tradition to visit the Segara Anak. Local society usually been to Segara Anak for bathing and fishing. If you climb the mountain Rinjani needed an experienced tour guide. In Lombok there are many companies or travel agents who provide tour guides to Mount Rinjani. By using the guide you will be equipped with standard safety equipment for emergency events only. As well as other equipment is needed during the climb to Mount Rinjani travel, such as tents, food and others. In addition to an experienced guide you will also need to prepare enough stamina, patience and passion. For those of you who enjoyed adventure and hiking tours, mountain Rinjani is the right destination. For this plan your next vacation to enjoy the natural beauty of Mount Rinjani.