Balitraveldiary.com – There are many natural tourist attractions that can be visited when you visit Lombok, such as Bukit Pergasingan Lombok. Hill tourism may sound like it has many dead corners, but on this hill you will find many uniqueness that are not found in other tourist attractions.
The island which is adjacent to the Island of the Gods, Bali also has many interesting places to visit. One of them is Pergasingan Hill which has now become a Nature Tourism Park which has been visited by many local and foreign tourists.
The appeal of Lombok’s Pergasingan Hill
Lombok Pergasingan Hill is surrounded by the majestic Mount Rinjani. The scenery is still very green, coupled with the rice fields of Sembalun Village residents which look colorful when viewed from above a height. Nature is still green and beautiful, of course, has the cool air typical of the mountains.
This hill can be climbed with a normal climbing time of about 2.5 hours. This pergasingan hill, until now, is famous as a climbing training ground before climbing Mount Rinjani. At the right height, a variety of popular extreme sports are now used.
Usually, tourists will start climbing in the early morning to catch the beautiful sunrise from behind Mount Rinjani. However, if you come during the day, you don’t need to worry because there is still a sunset that is no less beautiful with the orange color that adorns the sky.
If you decide to stay overnight, make sure to wear thick clothes because the temperature at night reaches 13 degrees Celsius. For tourists who bring insufficient supplies, there is no need to worry because in the hilltop area there are springs. The source of this spring is very close and only needs to go down a little and it is advisable to be careful because the path is a little steep.
Activities that can be done at Pergasingan Hill, Lombok
Besides admiring the natural beauty that is still green, you can do various activities, such as camping. While waiting for the sunrise and sunset behind the stretch of mountains in front of the hill, you can do camping activities. A place that is still very cool and natural is perfect for this nature activity.
Apart from that, you can also try paragliding. Free fall with paragliding in the middle of rice fields with views of Mount Rinjani. If you are a beginner and are a little afraid of heights, there is no need to worry because you will be plunging accompanied by a professional and of course very safe.
There are many extreme sports that you can do, including mountain biking, rock climbing, and many others. For those of you who don’t like extreme sports, you can still enjoy the beauty that is presented in other ways, such as capturing moments with a camera.
Lombok Pergasingan Hill location
This nature tourism is located in Sembalun Village, Lawang, East Lombok. From the center of Mataram City, you can reach it by motorized vehicle for about 3 hours. Your trip will feel safe and comfortable because the roads are paved and along the way you will be treated to lush green scenery.
To be able to enjoy the beauty of Lombok’s Pergasingan Hill, you only need to pay IDR 10,000. for tourists who want to try the sensation of flying with paragliding, they can spend IDR 350,000 per person.
As tips before climbing, you should be in a fit state, don’t carry too many unnecessary items, wear comfortable clothes and shoes, bring first aid kits and always be careful on the track you are traversing because there are several climbing points that have a 70 degree slope.