Rinjani National Park Places of Interest – Lombok Island

During early morning and evening walks in Senaru you are likely to see interesting birds, butterflies and at least one of the two species of monkey who live in the surrounding forest. Long-tailed macaques, known locally as kera, often sit on the road. More elusive is the rare Silvered Leaf monkey, and also known as …

Rinjani – What You Might See in The Rinjani National Park

Rinjani National Park lies within the major transition zone(Wallaceae) where the flora and fauna of South East Asia makes a dramatic transition into that which is typical of Australasia. The Park has a rich variety of plants and animals, although they can be hard to spot due to the terrain and rainforest cover. Sometimes seen …

The Great Story of Mount Rinjani Lombok Island

  At 3,726 m, Rinjani is the second highest volcano in Indonesia, second only to Mount Kerinci on Sumatra, and it dominates the landscape of the relatively small island of Lombok.  Within its huge 50 kmĀ² caldera sits the crater lake Segara Anak (Child of the Sea). Eruptions within the caldera have formed a new …