Who would not want to climb Mount Rinjani? The mountain is already famous for its natural beauty has attracted the interest of various tourists, especially foreign tourists. This can be seen from the number of foreign tourists who climb Mount Rinjani trekking compared to domestic tourists. There you can meet many foreign tourists from various countries especially when you’ve passed the post 1. For those of you who want to save energy can hire a porter who will help bring the equipment of the climbers during the ascent to Plewangan Sembalun where this point is the nearest point and the last post to the top highest Mount Rinjani.
In addition you also must leave early in the morning if you do not want to spend extra just to rent an inn in basecamp early before making the climb. Therefore the day before the departure to basecamp you should prepare your equipment and physical so that the next day can leave in the morning. Then you should not run out of water supplies because the source of abundant water is quite difficult you get during Mount Rinjani trekking unless you have arrived at the lake Segara Anak. There you can fill the supply of clean water as you please, but to reach Segara Anak you need more than 4 hours journey with steep terrain that must be passed by every climber.
Mount Rinjani trekking will be more tiring when the climbers begin to move from Segara Anak and continue the journey to the top of Rinjani. In the climb to the summit the climbers can spend about 4 hours even more depending on the struggle of each climber. The terrain to be traversed will be dominated by winding sandy terrain and uphill. Even on some paths you have to go through the road with a slope of more than 45 degrees. In through this sandy terrain you have to be careful because the climbers will get mired when stepping so that the climbers will repeat the steps. The struggle will not be in vain because the climbers do not want to move when it has been enjoying the natural beauty of Indonesia from the top of Mount Rinjani is very fascinating and thrilling.