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4 day (Crater Rim)

By Visit Tambora


4 days 3 nights
Group trip
Price from USD$184.52 IDR2.580.574,64 per person
This 4 day trip includes a 2 day trek to Mt Tambora's rim, and is the quickest way to see the wonders of Mt Tambora. Stay at Rik's Guesthouse before and after the trek.
  • Return transport from Bima airport
  • Meals & Snacks
  • Water
  • 2 nights accommodation at Tambora Gemilang Guesthouse
  • 1 night camping
  • Porters
  • Camping Equipment (sleeping bag, sleeping matress, tent)
  • IDR 300,000 for the park fee, which needs to be paid in cash at the Park Registration counter in Pancisila village
Same Price as What You’d Find Locally
Free Date Change ~ 3 Days Before
Community-Based Guides
Low Carbon Footprint
Always Available to Chat
Guaranteed Trip Even with 1 Guest

Meet your guide

Visit Tambora

Rik who runs Visit Tambora dreamt of being an archaeologist and participated in the excavation of Tambora. When the excavation completed, he started Visit Tambora to share his passion for Mt Tambora with travellers.
3 years experience
Basic English


Trips available daily
Dec 21
Dec 22
Dec 23
Dec 24
Dec 25
Dec 26
If you require an earlier date, please request to book.


Please note that this is a sample itinerary and may be subject to change depending on weather conditions.
Day 1: Bima - Mt Tambora
Bima - Mt Tambora

Today, you'll get to Tambora via a scenic car journey!

  • Morning: Pick-up at Bima airport, transfer to Tambora
  • The transfer will take approximately 5-6 hours.
  • Night: Spend the night at Rik's guesthouse
Day 2: Tambora

Today you'll make your way up to the rim of Mount Tambora

Accommodation: Tambora Camping - Camping

  • Morning: 45 mins road journey to the base of Mt Tambora (30 mins by car, and 15 mins by motorbike)
  • Hike up to Mount Tambora
  • Evening: Overnight at the crater
Day 3: Tambora

Today you'll get to enjoy a sunrise at the rim of Mount Tambora!

  • Morning (1am): Wake up to catch the stunning sunrise at Tambora crater rim
  • Afternoon: Head back to Rik's guesthouse
Day 4: Tambora - Bima
Tambora - Bima

Today you'll be heading back home.

  • Morning: Head to Bima airport



The timing is flexible. See 'Other Notes' for more details
Bima airport or your hotel in Bima
The timing is flexible. See 'Other Notes' for more details
Bima airport or your hotel in Bima
Other Notes

It's a private car transfer so the timings are entirely flexible depending on your flights!

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Other Things to Know

Cancellation and Exchange Policy
Flexible cancellation policy
You can be fully refunded for cancellations at least 7 days before the adventure start date. Other cancellations will not be refunded.
Flexible Date Policy
You can change your trip date once for free up to 3 days before your trip. Any date change will be subject to availability, and will not count as a cancellation.
Packing list for the trip
Basic first aid supplies (e.g. bandaid, ibuprofen, antiseptic and gauze)
Hand gloves (useful for scrambling downhill)
Head torch
Hiking clothing (shirt, shorts/trousers)
IDR 300,000 for the park fee
Jacket/Wind breaker (if your jacket isn't waterproof, we would also recommend bringing a disposable raincoat)
Leech socks
Medium-thickness hiking socks
Personal toiletries
Small towel
Trekking or running shoe with good grip
Warm clothing to sleep in (as it gets cold at the crater rim)
Waterproof backpack to store your items
Wet wipes (as there is no shower on the mountain)

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