Day 1: Senaru Village 601 m → Senaru Crater Rim 2639 m
Day 2: Senaru Crater Rim 2639 m → Lake and Hot Spring 2001 m
Day 3: Lake and Hot Spring 2001 m→ Sembalun Crater Rim 2641 m
Day 4: Sembalun Crater Rim 2641 m→ Summit 3726 m → Sembalun Village 1100 m→ Senaru Village (by mountain car) → Next Destinations.
Tourist attractions in Lombok more days become more and more known. The more new travel also popping in Lombok. One of them is the Mount Pergasingan/Pegasingan hill. One of the cool hillsides in Lombok which has a view so beautiful.
Pergasingan hill in Lombok is indeed captivating. Moreover, the usually cool hillside which one is used as one of the warm-up before climb to Mount Rinjani. Or it could be an alternative if for example the ascent of Mount Rinjani climbing lane is being closed.
Indeed, on the hill with an altitude of 1700 meters above sea level, Mount Rinjani sturdy looks are nearby. So, for that can not be climbed Mount Rinjani, pergasingan hill climbing can be a great way before climbing to the top of the actual rinjani.
Pergasingan hill is located not far from Mount Rinjani, precisely located in the village of Sembalun, East Lombok. If you want to go on a hilltop to this, the time taken to get Sembalun village of Kota Mataram itself could be gone for about 2-3 hours. The climb is not as difficult as climbing on the mountain, though you should still be careful when climb. Towards the top of the hill, you will be facilitated by the presence of a round of hundreds of pieces, and then climbing over rocky dirt track. Be careful, because the path with a slope ranging from 60-70 degrees will greet you with a full of challenges.
The hill is arguably one of the coolest sights in Lombok. Because of the sights that can be seen along the climb up to the top of the hill is very diverse. For example coolest is the scenery of rice fields forming a checkerboard pattern, Gunung Rinjani solid, Sembalun quiet residential village, until the hills were so beautiful landscape. Moreover, all the way to climb, you will be served by the natural scenery of Lombok which is amazing. Paddy field colourful tapestry tub, fog Sembalun village, coupled with gorgeous views of towering Mount Rinjani.
Note: Waterfall Sindang Gile and Tiu Kelep is the popularly waterfall in indonesia you can see if you arrive at noon and free leisure.
First you will be presented with view of the extend of the plantations of onion, garlic, carrot, strawberry, etc.. and the view of the hills surrounding the village Sembalun and about a 10-15 minute walk and then we started to make the climb to Pegasingan hill. Time to be taken usually 2-3 hours climbing. After a 3 hour journey we can finally reach the top of the hill Pegasingan. And can sit back and enjoy its beautiful natural panorama of Mount Rinjani and Sembalun village, while the guides and porters set up tents and lunch.
After lunch, you can rest in your tent or sleep to relieve fatigue because stunning sunset views you will see later in the afternoon. Enjoy the sunset with a glass of coffee and fried banana on top of a high hill is very interesting and unforgettable. After sunset passed, your dinner is ready and we are equally as dinner. After dinner, you do not go straight to the bed, because the view in the evening on the hill is no less interesting, that is the view from star stars in the sky very much, the view from the lighting of sembalun village and Sambelia village.
And after showering, swimming and lunch, finally finished all these programs, we will continue go to the village of Senaru (45 minute drive) to take on and meet up with your luggage and the car is already waiting for you to take you to your next destination.
- Transport: Pick up and transfer
- Accommodation: A night before climb
- Trekking Guide: English speaking local guide
- Porters: Local porters to bring logistic and equipment only
- Trekking Equipment: Tent, Sleeping Bag, Mattress, Toilet Tent, Cooking Gears
- Food & Drink during Trek: 1 times breakfast, 2 times lunch, 1 times dinner
- Visit Senaru Waterfall: If your arrival day is at noon
- Ticket Entry
- Extra porters to carry your personal items/luggage
- Tips on included excursions, personal items: laundry, souvenirs, any extras
- Pre & post tour accommodation, optional excursions, alcoholic beverages, etc.
- Travel insurance
- Tip for guide and porter