Kerinci and Gunung Tujuh

Mountaineering in Pekanbaru, Riau, Indonesia

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Mount Kerinci (also spelled Kerintji, among several other ways, and referred to as Gunung Kerinci, Gadang, Berapi Kurinci, Kerinchi as well) is the highest volcano in Indonesia, and the highest peak on the island of Sumatra. It is surrounded by the lush forest of Kerinci Seblat National... Show more

Mount Kerinci (also spelled Kerintji, among several other ways, and referred to as Gunung Kerinci, Gadang, Berapi Kurinci, Kerinchi as well) is the highest volcano in Indonesia, and the highest peak on the island of Sumatra. It is surrounded by the lush forest of Kerinci Seblat National Park, home to the endangered species of Sumatran Tiger and Sumatran Rhinoceros.

Kerinci is located in Province of Jambi, the west central part of the island, in the Barisan Mountains, near the west coast, and is about 130 km (81 mi) south of Padang. It is the most prominent feature of the terrain of Kerinci Seblat National Park, with pine-forested slopes rising 2,400-3,300 metres above the surrounding basin, and a cone 13 km (8 mi) wide and 25 km (16 mi) long at the base, elongated in the north-south direction. At the summit there is a deep 600 m (1,969 ft) wide crater, often partially filled by a small crater lake on the northeast side of the crater floor.

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$610.00
Duration
6 days

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Location

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City
Pekanbaru
State / Region
Riau
Zip / Postcode
28293
Country
Indonesia
0.4636255 101.3841068

Itinerary

DAY 01: PADANG – KERINCI / KERSIK TUO (D)
The tour starts with a long journey passing the largest tea plantation and cinnamon on the slope of Kerinci Mountain. Stay overnight at a simple home stay at Kersik Tuo. Dinner at guest house. Lunch will be provided
( picnic Lunch )

DAY 02 : KERSIK TUO – CLIMBING KERINCI MOUNTAIN ( B,L,D )
After breakfast, climb Kerinci , walking 2-3 hours, take a rest ,then continue until + 3,050 feet ( Shelter three ) . It takes 8 – 9 hours climb. Overnight at tend. Lunch and Dinner provide.

DAY 03 : MOUNT KERINCI – KERSIK TUO ( B,L,D)
Early Morning ( 03,00 am ) wake up, then Climbing for the top of the Mountain. Enjoy the amazing sun rise from the highest top in Sumatera. Walking down to the tend for breakfast , then go down to Kersik Tuo

DAY 04: KERSIK TUO-LAKE GUNUNG TUJUH (B,L,D)
A whole day soft adventure exploring Kerinci Seblat National Park, Jungle Hikes, Trekking, Bird watching. If you’re lucky you can see elephant, tigers or others wild animal. You’ll climb one of the Gunung Tujuh to see the lake of Gunung Tujuh ( soft trek 3 hours climb-up). In the afternoon return to your home stay.

DAY 05: KERSIK TUO – PADANG (B,L,D)
After breakfast, drive to Padang with an en route stop at a waterfall (Letter W) . Arrive in Padang, Check-in Hotel
Lunch on the road , Dinner at hotel ( European standard ).

DAY 06: HOTEL-AIRPORT (B,L )
After breakfast, Padang City Tour Visit : Padang beach, Batang Arau river and transfer to “BIM” Airport. Lunch at restaurant.

Inclusions

  • Private transport with air conditioning
  • Three night at Subandi Home Stay Kersik Tuo
  • One night by tend
  • One night at Aliga Hotel *3 Padang / Similar
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Lunch 5x, Dinner 5x
  • Tour, Guide, Local Ranger for Trekking and Donation
  • Fruits and Refreshment

Exclusions

  • Tipping
  • Any additional tours & meals not mentioned in the program above
  • Telephone, Laundry, Mini bar
  • Personal Expenses

Please Note

  • There are no star class hotels nearby
  • Meals are fitted to the condition

Cancellation policy

If cancelled up to 14 days before date of arrival, no fee will be charged. If cancelled later or in case of no-show, the entire activity price may be charged.

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