On the top of the volcano there is a 6-by-8.5-kilometre caldera, which is filled partially by Segar anak crater lake known as Segara Anak. This lake is approximately 200 metres deep and contains some hot springs.
Best time of the year: April to November
Ways to get to the summit: from Senaru or Sembalum
Below are the itineraries we provide. But they’re flexible and can be adapted to your needs, tastes and time.
( We work with agencies which are porter-friendly)
What you will see: summit, lake, crater, and hot springs.
Ideal for those who are short on time and want to reach the summit.
What you will see: summit and crater
After breakfast a car bring us to Semblaun where we start the trek. On the way we will stop to relax and enjoy beautiful views. We will continue until we arrive at Sembalun Crater Rim where we will camp and enjoy dinner.
Early in the morning we start to reach the top. From the Summit you will enjoy a stunning sunrise over Lombok island, Bali, Sumbawa and the Segara Anak Lake. After sunrise we will go down to the Sembalun crater rim and have a hot breakfast. Later we will return back down to Sembalun village. On the way we will stop at pos 3 or 2 to have lunch and rest. Once we get to Sembalun we will transfer you to your next destination
Trekking shoes , backpack , long pants, warm jacket and headlamp ( also available to rent on the spot) insect repellent , swimwear, sun screen, camera and additional snacks, if you want to eat something specific.
***Contact us and we will give the contact of our favourite Trek Guide