The explosion of the 5 CM film caused many people to flock to climb Mount Semeru. They did not climb all the way to the top, most of them climbed to Ranu Kumbolo, then camped there. Well, Ranu Kumbolo is a freshwater lake which is often used as a transit point for climbers of Mount Semeru, it is located at an altitude of about 2,400 meters above sea level, Ranu Kumbolo is also one of the sources of clean water for sufferers, with water discharge that is very abundant, this lake is a gathering location for pandaki to camp. Ranu Kumbolo itself is a lake located in Lumajang Regency, East Java.
Things That Must Be Prepared When Traveling To Ranu Kumbolo
To be honest, the journey to Ranu Kumbolo Tourism Object is not a very easy journey, in fact it can be said that it is quite a difficult journey, because it requires excellent physical strength and sufficient supplies. We recommend that those of you who want to have a vacation to Ranu Kumbolo, at least for one week before doing physical exercise first, such as jogging, gym, running, or any other sport that can increase your endurance and body strength.
Apart from the physical preparation, you also have to prepare 3 cup copies of your ID card, a health certificate from a doctor, and a stamp. At Ranu Pani before you climb, you will be interested in registering first by showing the two letters. This is intended to maintain safety as well as a rescue measure if something bad happens to you while traveling.
And the last thing you have to prepare is climbing equipment such as socks, thick waterproof jackets, gloves, headgear, earplugs, masks, tents, sleeping bags, food and drinks. Bring sufficient water supply, you can also bring chocolate or honey to help maintain your stamina during a hiking trip on Ranu Kumbolo Tour.
Journey to Ranu Kumbolo
The entrance ticket to the Ranu Kumbolo tourist spot is approximately Rp.10,000.00 per person and Rp.20,000.00 per tent, to be able to reach Ranu Kumbolo there are two alternative climbing routes, namely through watu rejang and ayek-ayek hill. If you do the hike through the Watu Rejeng route it is much easier, but it takes a long time. If you choose to go through the hill, the trip will be much faster, but the road is quite steep and quite dangerous for beginner climbers.
Starting from the registration post at Ranu Pani, later you will travel on foot as far as 5 to 7 kilometers along the hillside where edelweiss flowers are growing. Even though this flower grows wild, it is better if you don’t pick it carelessly, because this flower is a rare flower that we must preserve.
After that, you will arrive at Watu Rejeng, this is a spot that has very beautiful steep rocks, your next trip will be accompanied by views of valleys and hills that have been overgrown by pine and pine trees. If you are lucky then you will be able to see a puff of smoke from the peak of Semeru. This trip will take around 5 to 7 hours, depending on your physical strength. Along the way there are about 4 resting posts that you can use when you are tired.
Pictures of Ranu Kumbolo Tourism Places
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That was a glimpse of the Ranu Kumbolo Tourist Place that we can inform you. Hopefully it can be useful and inspiring.