Mount Rinjani

Rinjani is a mountain located on the island of Lombok. This mountain is the second highest volcano in Indonesia. With the elevation reaches 3.726 meters from surface and latitude 8º 25' latitude and 116º 28'. It is a favorite place for the climbers or nature lovers from Indonesia and abroad to get beautiful surrounding landscape. Mount Rinjani is part of the Mount Rinjani National Park and has an area of ​​approximately 41,330 hectares and will have the addition, the area is a 76,000 acres to the west and east.

Mount Rinjani is administratively under the three districts including East Lombok, Central Lombok and West Lombok. In the west there is a caldera cone Rinjani with an area between 3,500 meters × 4800 meters, extends towards the east and west. In Segara Anak caldera there is a breadth of 11 million square meters with a depth of 230 meters. Water flowing into the lake is forming a very beautiful waterfall and charming, flowing and through a steep ravine.

In Segara Anak abundant fish, so often used by local people for fishing. With the blue color of the water, they will be like a kid lake ocean, because it called Segara Anak. In the southern part is a lake of Segara and In the east there is a caldera of new mountain has sized crater 170 meters × 200 meters, with a height of 2296 meters above the sea.

The mountain had last erupted in the year of 2004 and right now is in active normal and a lot more visitors do adventure and enjoy the scenery and wait for beautiful sunrise from the top.