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Tiu Kelep and Sendang Gile Waterfall Trekking Tour

1. Tiu Kelep and Sendang Gile Waterfall Trekking Tour

Following pick-up, admire the large green mountains, beautiful beaches and coconut trees during your 2.5-hour drive. Drive up through the mountains to begin the hike to the first waterfall. This hike is quite brief and is down a beautiful and easy trail that leads to the Sendang Gile Waterfall. Admire its beauty and take photos to capture your memories. After a short break, venture on to the Tiu Kelep Waterfall. This 45-minute journey involves climbing up a flight of stairs, crossing a bridge and following a dirt path through a lush forest and across running streams. Feel safe as your guide helps you throughout the trek until you reach the beautiful Tiu Kelep Waterfall. Here, take a break and go swimming. Trek back to the starting point to be taken to the Senaru Village, a traditional village where mountain tribal life and the civilization of past centuries still exist. After spending some time there, head back to your hotel.

Lombok: Benang Kelambu and Benang Stokel Waterfalls Trek

2. Lombok: Benang Kelambu and Benang Stokel Waterfalls Trek

Enjoy the cooler climate of Mount Rinjani National Park in central Lombok on an easy trek to the amazing waterfalls of Benang Stokel and Benang Kelambu, over 500 meters above sea level. Upon arrival at Benang Stokel, get the chance to go for a refreshing swim in the pool at the base of the cascades. Marvel at the lush vegetation of the tropical forest as you continue your hike. Arrive at Benang Kelambu and discover a stream of water that creates a beautiful curtain-like effect as it flows through the cracks of plants that grow at the top of the cliff and falls from a height of about 35 meters. 

Lombok: 3-Day Mount Rinjani Summit Trek

3. Lombok: 3-Day Mount Rinjani Summit Trek

Experience an unforgettable journey to Mount Rinjani on the Indonesian island of Lombok. For the Sasak and Balinese people of Lombok, the volcano is revered as a sacred place and they believe the gods live at the summit of the mountain. This 3-day trekking package designed for advance trekkers takes you to the summit of Mount Rinjani. You will start in Sembalun and encounter steep ascents and descents on a fairly good system of tracks before ending in Senaru. Detailed Itinerary Day 1: Your guide will pick you up at your hotel in the morning and then you will transfer to Sembalun. You will register at the Rinjani Information Center (RIC) in Sembalun Lawang, meet your guide, and arrange the national park entry tickets. Your guide will give you a briefing with information on the route, local cultural traditions, and what you might see, as well as rubbish management and safety procedures. The trek starts from Sembalun Lawang with a walk up a gentle ascent through open grassland used by the local people for cattle grazing. You will take a short rest at Pemantauan (1,300 meters) before reaching Tengengean (1,500 meters) after 3 hours, where you can enjoy the beautiful views of Mount Rinjani summit. After a 1-hour ascent to Pada Balong (1,800 meters) you will start to climb amidst the pine-like casuarinas species, locally known as “cemara”. You may see wild pigs and the long-tailed grey macaque monkeys on the way to the campsite at the Plawangan II Sembalun crater rim (2,639 meters). Day 2: An early start at 03:00 is necessary for the hard 3-hour climb to the summit (3,726 meters). Once there, you can enjoy the proud feelings of satisfaction and the amazing views of the sunrise across the Wallace Line to Bali, Mount Agung, and Sumbawa. You will then return down the ridge passing numerous Bunga Abadi edelweiss plants to the crater rim camp for a well-deserved breakfast. After breakfast you will walk 2-3 hours down the steep trail to the crater lake. At the lake you can enjoy swimming or exploring the caves and hot springs, which are believed to have healing powers, while the porters prepare your lunch. After the lunch break, you will leave the lake and climb for 2.5 hours up to the campsite at the Plawangan I Senaru crater rim (2,461 meters). Enjoy dinner and stay overnight at the crater rim. Day 3: After breakfast you will descend down the long trail to Senaru village (601 meters), through thick tropical forests rich in flora, birdlife, and a variety of butterflies. You might see orchid and, if lucky, the rare black ebony leaf monkey known locally as “lutung”. You will take rest stops along the way, with village stories and local legends from your guide. Features include the Batu Penyesalan stone and Bunut Ngengkang banyan tree that looks like someone standing with their legs apart. After a 7-hour walk from the rim the trek ends at the Rinjani Trek Center on the road heading to Senaru, where a car is waiting to transfer you to the airport, Senggigi, or Gili Island harbor.

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What people are saying about Mount Rinjani

I went on this trekking tour with my family of five. The waterfalls were very enjoyable. In the first one I stood under it (not under the heaviest part!) and enjoyed a heavy cold shower. In the second one (the main, bigger one), I was amazed to find a perfect circular rainbow in the spray underneath it, a few metres wide. In terms of the organisation, there were some problems. After we'd been waiting to be picked up for 20 minutes, I called the local partner and was told they had no knowledge of my booking. I called GyG and it was sorted out, but it meant that we left an hour and a half late. Our driver was helpful and friendly, and the guide who took us on the waterfall tour was also helpful and friendly. But to be honest the cost of a local guide plus a driver would have been a lot cheaper than the total price for this trek, if we'd just booked them locally. We didn't have time for the village part of the tour, but that was fine.

Driver was good and fast in his driving. The guide was patient with us and helped us along the way. Definitely worth going but bring your poncho and slippers. No one told us about crossing over the river but it all worked well paying $1.50 SGD for a pair of flip flops near by before entering.

We had a great experience of this tour and came back delighted. We enjoyed both the taxi driver and the guide who shared their experiences and made us visit their island with anecdotes. Do not forget his swimsuit because unforgettable experience than to bathe at the foot of the waterfalls.

We departed from the Sheraton in Senggigi, the drive was about 2.5hrs. Both waterfalls were beautiful and the walks easy

Well organized and people where very nice and friendly.

Everything went as planned : pickup, hike, drop off. We enjoyed the time with our guide and the porteres.