Our adventure is not only to hike one of the highest mountains in Indonesia but also to contribute to the local community and nature. Located in Lombok island, Rinjani is the 2nd highest volcanic mountain in Indonesia with its peak at an altitude of 3726 masl. Apart from carrying the theme of "Zero Waste Journey", our 6-day 5-night trip will also carry the social and conservation program "Rebuild Rinjani" which was initiated by Sebumi after the earthquake on Lombok Island.
Our journey will begin with geotourism activity and learning about the geographical history of Mount Rinjani while drinking coffee at a local coffee shop in Mataram. After that, we will visit the traditional village of Senaru to take a closer look at how the life of the people there. On the second day, we will start our 4-day journey hiking the mighty Rinjani Mountain via Torean - Sembalun track. We will see the magnificent waterfalls, hills, and also Segara Anak lake. On the last day, we will carbon offset our trip by planting trees and visiting the Rumah Belajar Sangkabira, a learning house initiated by the community around Sembalun village as a place for children to learn and sharpen their knowledge for brighter future.
Day 1 - Cultural, Geological, and Coffee Tour
Learn about the geological wonders, the unique traditional culture of Lombok and Mount Rinjani. We will also learn about coffee from local villagers that rebuild their life post-2018 earthquake through coffee planting and processing with support from the Rebuild Rinjani program.
Day 2 - The Start Point
Early morning before sunrise we will start our hike via Torean pass through several valleys, caves, rivers, and waterfalls such as Penimbungan Waterfall. We will set tents at Pintu Hutan Camping Ground.
Day 3 - Feel the Experience
We will continue our journey from Pintu Hutan to Segara Anak Lake. For the night, we will camp and enjoy a sky full of stars over Segara Anak Lake.
Day 4 - A Fine Day at Segara Anak and Plawangan Sembalun
We will enjoy the morning at Segara Anak lake. After lunch, we will hike to Plawangan Sembalun. Here you will enjoy the best sunset in Rinjani.
Day 5 - Summit attack and Zero Waste Journey
We will start our summit attack to the top of Rinjani 3726 masl. We will catch the sunrise at the summit. we will also do a "zero waste" action and celebrate Indonesia Independence Day.
Day 6 - Giving back to Rumah Belajar Sangkabira
We will close our journey by giving back and interacting with the Sembalun local community and make donations to Rumah Belajar Sangkabira which is a place where children learn about how to be human beings who live in harmony with nature.