5D4N Mount Kerinci + Lake Gunung Tujuh (May2019)

Ever dreamed of climbing the highest volcano of Indonesia Mt. Kerinci? Mount Kerinci 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. Join us on this adventurous trip and make your dream come true.

MT.KERINCI
Elevation: 3,805 m
Province: West Sumatra
Country: Indonesia

Lake Gunung Tujuh or The Seven Mountain Lake in English is a volcanic crater lake in the province of Jambi, Indonesia, located at 1°42′23″S 101°24′42″E within Kerinci National Park. Although a young lake, in geologic terms, its surrounding volcano, Mount Tujuh. The name “Danau Gunung Tujuh” translates as “Seven Mountain Lake,” a seeming reference to seven peaks comprising the forested rim. The tallest of them rises 2732m above sea level, while the lake surface sits at 2005m. The lake is a popular overnight hiking destination among Park visitors and is sometimes fished by locals.


TRIP HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Day1: SINGAPORE – BATAM – PADANG – KERSIK TUO
  • Day2: TREKKING GUNUNG TUJUH
  • Day3: KERSIK TUO – SHELTER 3 KERINCI
  • Day4:  SUMMIT KERINCI – KERSIK TUO
  • Day5: KERSIK TUO – PADANG – BATAM – SINGAPORE

Event Grading: Moderate
(If you have done hiking Rinjani or Semeru, then you would find Kerinci mush easier. Lots of scree on the summit day, Tropical Rainforest terrain with muddy slopes, need to grab roots, ropes along the trail some point.)

  • If anyone need to engage personal porters it will be IDR300,000/day

Event Duration: 5days4nights 

Staff Contact No.: +65 92700908 (WhatsApp)

Event Cost: Minimum 5pax for the trip to confirm (*deposit $375 for confirmation of trip)
5-8 pax : SGD425/pax
9-12pax : SGD375/pax – Group Discount

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Overview of Itinerary:

Day 1: SINGAPORE – BATAM – PADANG – KERSIK TUO

This package is inclusive of the 2ways Ferry from Singapore to Batam.  Meetup with the SGTREK Event Coordinator at the Harbour Front (Singapore Cruise Centre) Level 2 Departure – Immigration Entrance by 7am.  Depart to Batam Centre. From Batam Centre to Batam Airport we will take Taxi (*cost will be shared accordingly). Arrive at Batam Airport and depart to Padang Airport.

Book the flights from Batam-Singapore-Batam as per the details below. Upon Arrival at Padang Airport our LOCAL Guide will meet and greet the group. From there the group will depart for the adventurous journey. 

18.00 Pickup upon arrival at Minangkabau Airport Padang
19.00 Heading to Kersik Tuo about 5 to 6 hours drive
Late midnight Arrived at Kersik Tuo then check in homestay

Meals: Lunch, Dinner (*Will be at own cost along the way)
Accommodation: home  stay (sharing basis)

Day2: TREKKING GUNUNG TUJUH (B, L, D)

09.00 After breakfast transfer to starting point Gunung Tujuh
10.00 Trekking Gunung Tujuh approximately 2 hours
12.00 Having lunch at the lake of Gunung Tujuh
15.00 Return to Homestay then free and easy

Meals: Breakfast,Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: home  stay (sharing basis)

Day 3: KERSIK TUO – SHELTER 3 KERINCI (B, L, D)

06.00 After breakfast, transfer to Forest Entrance
07.00 Start trekking to the last Campsite for about 9 hours
12.00 Stop for having lunch and rest around Shelter 1
16.00 Reach the last campsite then free and easy

Accommodation: Tent/Camping (3pax sharing)
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4: SUMMIT KERINCI – KERSIK TUO (B, L, D)

03.00 wakeup before 3am and preparation for summit
05.00 You will reach the summit during the sunrise at 05.30am
07.00 Return to campsite for breakfast and preparation going down
10.00 Trekking down to Kersik Tuo Homestay
16.00 Arrived at the homestay then free and easy

Meals: Breakfast,Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: home  stay (sharing basis)

Day 5: KERSIK TUO – MINANGKABAU AIRPORT PADANG – BATAM – SINGAPORE

04.00am Wakeup and preparation for return to Padang
06.00am Return to Padang approximately 5 hours
02.00pm Arrived at Minangkabau Airport then trip end
7.30am Depart to Batam Airport, from Batam airport we will take taxi to Batam Ferry Terminal (*cost will be shared accordingly). We will take the 08.20pm Ferry back to Singapore. Around 11.00pm Arrive in Singapore or latest by late midnight. End of trip.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch (*at own cost)

*Itinerary may change accordingly based on the day/weather conditions.

PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • 1 Local Transportation & Pick up service at Padang airport return full AC
  • Accommodation at Guesthouse indicated on the itinerary
  • Overnight in Dome Tent during climbing Mt. Kerinci (3pax sharing)
  • Meals as indicated on the itinerary, Mineral water 2-3 liter per day,
  • Coffee & Tea
  • Permit climbing Mt. Kerinci
  • Entry Fees & Donations.
  • English speaking guide &  Mountain porters
  • Tent, Mattress, Cooking gears, Standard Jacket, Standard quality sleeping bag
  • Singapore – Batam – Singapore (2Ways ferry tickets)

*(All the camping equipments will be carried by the local porters, if anyone want to engage personal porters it will be IDR300,000/day)

PACKAGE EXCLUDES:

  • Personal expenses
  • Visa to Indonesia
  • Travel Insurance – which cover adventure sports
  • Any meals specified other than in itinerary
  • Tips – Gratitude’s to guides and porters
  • Domestic Flights
  • Batam Ferry Terminal – Batam Airport – Batam Ferry Terminal (taxi charges)

Ferry Itinerary : Singapore – Batam – Singapore

HarbourFront – Batam Center : Departing 9.00am

Batam Center – HarbourFront : Departing 9.00pm

Flight Itinerary : Batam – Padang – Batam 

Do check with us for the flight details (Suggested Flights)

 


Please note the following items to bring on our own :

HIKING GEAR

  • Daypack

Optional:

  • Trekking poles

CLOTHING/FOOTWEAR

  • underwear
  • T-shirts
  • Quick-drying pants/shorts
  • Long-sleeve shirts (for sun
    and bugs)
  • Lightweight fleece or jacket
  • Boots or shoes suited
    to terrain
  • Socks (synthetic or wool)
  • Extra clothes * (beyond the
    minimum expectation)

Additional items for rainy and/
or cold weather:

  • Rainwear (jacket and pants)
  • Long underwear
  • Warm, insulated jacket or vest
  • Fleece pants
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Warm hat

Optional:

  • Bandana or Buff
  • Gaiters (for rainy, snowy, or
    muddy conditions)

FOOD & WATER

  • Water bottles and/or reservoir *
  • Trail snacks

EMERGENCY ITEMS

  • First-aid kit or supplies *
  • Lighter/matches & firestarter *
  • Emergency shelter *
  • Whistle
  • Headlamp or flashlight * (with
    extra batteries)
  • Camera

HEALTH & HYGIENE

  • Hand sanitizer
  • Menstrual products (if needed)
  • Prescription medications
    (if needed)
  • First-aid kit or supplies
  • Sun protection:
  • Sunscreen *
  • Sunglasses * (+ retainer leash)
  • Sun hat *
  • SPF-rated lip balm *

Optional

  • Insect repellent *
  • Toilet paper
  • Urinary products
  • Sanitation trowel (if no toilets)
  • Baby wipes
  • Alcohol or antiseptic wipes
  • Blister treatments

TERMS & CONDITIONS : http://sgtrek.com/terms-conditions/

For any queries related to the event do contact below person:
Phone: +65 92700908 (Watsapp)
Email : contact@sgtrek.com

This trip is organised by : 
SGTREK PTE. LTD.
Reg. No. 201816267K
STB License No. 03160

Address : 28A, Kandahar Street
Singapore 198889
Email: contact@sgtrek.com
Whatsapp: +6592700908
Website: www.sgtrek.com

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