Mount Kerinci trekking locates in West Sumatra. So, the 3 days tour program is summit hiking. Therefore, it is special climbing for admiring Kerinci peaks with marvellous landscape through Sumatra island.
Mount Kerinci Trekking.
We are two male German persons. And we would like to do a 3 day trekking tour to the peak of Mount Kerinci. We are going to arrive in Bukittinggi on 22nd of September 2018. Or can be in Padang on 23nd of September 2018. It depend on where it is best. Or where it possible to start the trekking tour. (We are not arriving at the Padang airport. So it will be necessary to point out a place to meet and start the trekking!). How much will this package be (per person)?. How many people are on the group?. Please let me know, if it is possible to start mount kerinci trekking for these dates. Looking forward to getting further information.
Mount kerinci trekking locates in between two provinces. Jambi and West Sumatra. But most hikers starts from Padang. Whereas, Mt Kerinci is forested slopes. Also protects in Kerinci Seblat National Park. And also from Padang airport to get to Kerinci base camp. In which known as Kersik tuo village about 7 hours driving time.
Thing to know that 3 days Mount Kerinci trekking program. It is aiming to trek the peak of Mt Kerinci. So you need to arrive earlier as possible on the first day in Padang airport. And when return home. Please take the next following morning flight. Or you may have the option to stay one more night at Padang hotel. It is your own expenses for Padang. Also there are many of nice hotel. In which you can book through website booking engines. So, Book your Mount Kerinci trekking program with your friends or family.
3 Days / 2 Nights. Start/Finish: Minangkabau airport, Padang West Sumatra. Tour Code: KNLR-PDG-MKT-3D. Grade: Challenging. Departure: From April to October every years.
Day 1: Padang Airport – Picked Up – Drive to Kersik Tuo
Upon as earlier as possible to arrive in Padang airport, meet and greet with our local guide and then directly transfer to Kersik tuo for 7hrs driving. You can ask the guide/driver If you need to buy personal need in Padang before heading to Kersik tuo village. On the way to Kersik tuo village where you will spend the night before the climb up the kerinci volcano. You will pass beautiful landscape of the Bung Hatta National Forest and small cinnamon and fruit plantations. Lunch enroute at local restaurant, Arrived at kersik tuo village in the afternoon. check in at simple guest house with stunning view, fresh weather and friendly people.
Meals: Lunch, Dinner Accommodation: Guest house kersik tuo
Day 2: Kersik Tuo Village – Starting Mount Kerinci Trekking
After breakfast at guest house, preparation for Kerinci climbing, Meet and greet with mount Kerinci’s guide and porters teams then drop you by local transport to the Shelter 1 with the Altitude 1.600 Masl then by feet, climbing up 8 hours to Shelter 2 (Altitude 3005 Masl), arrived, rest and overnight for the summit hike on the following morning.
Day 3: Trekking Kerinci Summit – Descend Down – Kersik Tuo Village – Night Driving to Padang Airport
Wake up call 4Am, light breakfast, then begin climbing up to the summit of Mount Kerinci(3.805M) for enjoying the spectacular sunrise, The beautiful landscape, taking picture on the top and you are becoming the highest men in Sumatra. By 8am back to shelter 2 and breakfast, enjoy breakfast, then walk down to shelter 1 for 5 hours. Drive to local Guest House, arrived in the afternoon, resting, take a bath and having meals before night driving to Padang airport. Arrive at Padang airport on the following morning (Day 4th), catch up with early flight to your onwards flight.
Accommodation: on the car Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Private Transportation & Pick up service at Padang airport return
Accommodation at Guesthouse indicated on the itinerary based Twin Share
Overnight in Two-Men Dome Tent during climbing Mt. Kerinci
Meals as indicated on the itinerary, Mineral water, Coffee & Tea
Permit climbing Mount Kerinci
Entry Fees & Donations.
English speaking guide & Mountain porter
Tent, Mattress, Cooking gears, Standard Jacket, Standard quality sleeping bag
Extra Baggage and Airport Tax
Airport Tax & Padang Hotel
Private camping gears (Sleeping bag)
Optional Tours & Services are not mentioned on the itinerary
Private expenses (Laundry, Phone call etc)
Any expenses due to flight delay or flight cancellation
WHAT TO BRING
Dress is casual.
Clothing should be light.
Preferably cotton with at least one long sleeved shirt and pants.
Thongs or sandals and Trekking shoes.
Bring one light sweater or jacket as it can get cool in the highlands..
Rucksack or day bag
Rain jacket and small umbrella if possible
Trousers and long shirt (cotton) for trekking
Long socks plus extra
Small binocular for bird watching
Pocket knife and flash light (torch)
Mosquito and insect repellent
Camera plus extra micro chip/memory and battery
Other personal things and medicine
For souvenir and other personal expenses, please bring Rupiah (IDR Indonesia Money)
Padang : No accommodation – own arrangement Kersik Tuo : Guest house non AC + sleep in the car on the way back to Padang airport.
What to bring during Mount Kerinci Trekking
2 / 5 pcs of T shirt
Long trek pant/ short / wind proof
Wind breaker jacket
Small backpack (15-30L)
Camera (fully charge battery for digital)
Sleeping bag (personal use)
TERMS & CONDITIONS
Please read carefully these Terms and Conditions.
• Booking must be made as far in advance as possible.
• A non-refundable deposit of 35% is payable at the time of booking. By paying your deposit you acknowledge that you have read and understood these Terms and Conditions and agree by to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. A minimum deposit of 35% is required to secure your booking.
• Full payment must be made 30 days before your arrival date.
Refund Policy – Cancelled by you Automatic loss of 35% non-refundable deposit.
If notice of a cancelled holiday is received by KORINDO NETWORK LINTAS RAYA, PT (KNLR) 31 – 45 days before a guest is to have arrived, we will refund your money less an amount of 65% to cover any bank transfer fees.
If notice of a cancelled holiday is received by KORINDO NETWORK LINTAS RAYA, PT (KNLR) between 15 – 30 days prior to arrival, KORINDO NETWORK LINTAS RAYA, PT will charge 50% plus any bank transfer fees.
If notice of a cancelled holiday is received by KORINDO NETWORK LINTAS RAYA, PT (KNLR) 8 – 14 days before a guest is to have arrived, KORINDO NETWORK LINTAS RAYA, PT will charge 75%, the entire total trip cost.
If notice of a cancelled holiday is received by KORINDO NETWORK LINTAS RAYA, PT (KNLR) 1 – 7 days before a guest is to have arrived, No refund is given.
KORINDO NETWORK LINTAS RAYA, PT (KNLR) is NOT responsible for any bank service charges charged by your local bank/credit card fee.