Hiking and camping to Pergasingan Hill Sembalun village is a must-to-do trip for adventure lovers during travel period in Lombok.
Why Hike Pergasingan Hill Sembalun?
The very first thing which makes Bukit Pergasingan Hill interesting to visit must be the view which is super beautiful. From the top of the hill, you will be offered with the view of magnificent Mount Rinjani from far.
You are still able to enjoy its beauty without having to spend days hiking it. The view of Mount Rinjani actually is not the only great thing which can be enjoyed from this place. You will be amazed with the beautiful pattern made by the rice fields of the valley. The combination of different colors of the rice field squares can be a perfect background for your photos.
Bukit Pergasingan is kind of hill so it will not be as high as Mount Rinjani. To reach the top of the hill, you only need to hike for 2.5 – 3 hours. The hiking period is pretty short compared to the Mount Rinjani hiking which makes you have to spare at least three days to accomplish.
If you think that you are not ready yet with the hard work for hiking the Mount Rinjani but at the same time they do not want to miss the opportunity to get closer to Mount Rinjani while in Lombok, hiking Bukit Pergasingan can be a great alternative. It can also be the training time for preparing Mount Rinjani hiking.
To enjoy the spectacular view offered by Pergasingan Hill, it is recommended for you to spare time to stay the night at this place. This is a perfect place to camp. You will be able to capture the beautiful sunrise behind Mount Rinjani.
The light change and the shade will make the rice field squares pattern looks much more impressive. You absolutely cannot miss the opportunity to enjoy this unique experience when visiting Lombok Island.