Senaru Panorama Walk – An Hour Walk

Discover all the highlights of Senaru on an easy half-day walk through the scenic landscape of palm-fringed rice terraces, traditional village and rainforest waterfalls.

Led by local guide, this is easy half-day walk explores the foothills of spectacular Rinjani volcano in Lombok’s northern district of Bayan. Starting near the border of Gunung Rinjani National Park, your route follows old pathways amongs shady bamboo groves and village gardens before entering a wide, open landscape of rice terraces and palms. Following a winding irrigation channel, you reach the lush rainforest of the famous Sindang Gila Waterfall Reserve. The local people believe that refreshing bath behind these thundering falls can cure any disease.

Along the way discover tropical plants as your guide explains how the local people make practical use them. You come across the cheeky long tailed monkeys and with a bit of luck, may even spot the rare ebony leaf monkey. Passing small hamlets where age-old traditions are practiced, you will gain insight into the colourful village life of the Sasak. There is always something interesting happening here as you meet locak people and admire traditional houses along the way.

The views are simply spectacular!, On a clear day you may even catch a glimpse of Bali’s famous Gunung Agung volcano rising high above the blue waters of the Lombok Strait. Each turn of the track offers new vistas as finnaly Rinjani, the sacred mountain of the Sasak people, emerges majestically above rice terraces and rainforest. This natural and cultural diversity makes the Senaru Ponorama Walk an unforgetable Lombok experience.