Pergasingan Hill (Bukit Pergasingan)
Pergasingan hill or Bukit Pergasingan in Sembalun, Lombok is one of the best destination for soft hiking or camping activity during your holiday in Lombok, Indonesia. Pergasingan hill is captivating enough. The stunning natural scenery, rice-field, the foggy Sembalun village is enhanced by the view of Mount Rinjani. Pergasingan hill is located on a hill north of the Sembalun Village with 1,700 meter above sea level, usually some visitor use this place for training before trek Rinjani Mountain, but sometime this hill has been in use for an extreme sport such as paragliding, mountain bike etc. You can enjoy a beautiful scenery around Pergasingan Hill, also known as paradise for photographers.
Pergasingan hill could be best alternative for hiking or camping trip in Lombok if the ascent of Mount Rinjani climbing lane is being closed during rain season on January until end of March.
The hill is arguably one of the coolest sights in Lombok. Because of the sights that can be seen all the way up to the hilltop and very diverse. For example coolest is the scenery of rice fields forming a checkerboard pattern, Gunung Rinjani solid, Sembalun quiet residential village, until the hills were so beautiful landscape.
On the hill with an altitude of 1700 meters above sea level, Mount Rinjani sturdy looks are nearby. So, for that can not be climbed Mount Rinjani, Pergasingan Hill climbing can be a panacea before embracing Rinjani actual peak. Pergasingan hill is located not far from Mount Rinnjani, precisely located in the village of Sembalun, East Lombok, about 2-3 hours drive from Senggigi or Mataram.
The climb is not as difficult as climbing on the mountain, though you should still be careful when riding. Towards the top of the hill, you will be facilitated by the presence of a round of hundreds of pieces, and then climbing over rocky dirt track. Be careful, because the path with a slope ranging from 60-70 degrees will greet you with a full of challenges.
Lombok Eco Tour offers one day trip to Pergasingan hill for all trekker and non trekkers, family travellers with kids or as the best alternative during the closure of Mount Rinjani Volcano.
Pergasingan Hill One Day Trip Combine With Waterfall
05.00 : Pick up from hotel and transfer to starting point in Sembalun Lawang Village
07.30:: Arrive at Sembalun Lawang Village, start hiking leading through the hills Pergasingan tended vegetable gardens and rice fields that surround Sembalun Lawang. The first stop is on the ridge of the Pergasingan Hill, a spot distance of approximately 1.5 hours of Sembalun Lawang village. the ridge trail leading through a very extensive grasslands. enjoy snacks break while here.
From the ridge continue to the summit of Pergasingan Hilltop, a place where you can watch the entire village of Sembalun and hills that surround it.
10.00 : Reach the Summit of Pergasingan Hill., when you are at the top of Pergasingan Hill, you’ll be amazed on how beautiful this world were created and your mind will be pampered by the beauty of the universe in its unique beautiful design. Walk surround the hilltop Pergasingan where all sides hilltop offering different panoramic views. The western part of the hill you will clearly see how beautiful Mount Rinjani clearly visible. The peak of the southern part offer beautiful scenery of rice fields of the Sembalun’s farmers that seemed to deliberately arranged but all that was there with naturally. Overall, you will enjoy and breathe the air that normally carried by the wind that accompanied us to be relieving stress or boredom.
11.00 : Depart Pergasingan Hill top back down to Sembalun Lawang Vilage.
13.00 : Arrive at Sembalun Lawang village, Lunch at the local Restaurant. After lunch continue the trip to Senaru village to visit the Waterfall TIu Kelep and Sendang Gile, swimming at the waterfall for refreshing.
From waterfall drive back to your hotel.
18.30 : Arrive at your hotel
1 Person USD 140
2 Persons USD 80/person
3 Person USD 70/person
4 Persons USD 60/person
The package includes transportation with air con car, tour guide, entrance ticket, drinking water and lunch