Mt Cikuray (2821m) Trek

Mt Cikuray (2821m)
Duration              : 3 Days / 2 Nights
Grade                    : Moderate

Date: 10-12 April 2020

Standing majestically on its own with its perfect cone shaped in the middle of Garut, Mt. Cikuray at 2,821 m a.s.l is the highest peak in Parahyangan highland of West Java. From the summit, you will be treated to Garut city lights view, a breathtaking sunrise, and followed by the forming of the ocean of clouds. For those who seek a more challenging weekend climb with great panoramic reward in West Java, this is a perfect destination.

Note
– Not recommended for people who has certain health issues, such as heart attack, ephilepsi, high-blood pressure, vertigo, and other complications.

Day 1 : Singapore – Bandung. Overnight Hotel

Day 2 : Bandung – Cikuray Base Camp – Puncak Bayangan (Post 5). Overnight tent (3-6 hrs trek; 3.5hrs drive) (BLD)

Day 3 : Post 5 – Cikuray Peak – Cikuray Base Camp – Jakarta Airport (6hrs trek; 6hrs drive) (BL)

3-Days Mt Cikuray Trek
Tour Code: AINDO-MCT_03
Itinerary subject to changes
Recommended Flight:
Day 1 SIN BDO 1200 1255 AirAsia
Day 3 CGK SIN 2125 0025+1 Scoot/Jetstar

Day 1 : Singapore – Bandung. Overnight Hotel (-/-/-)
Flight from Singapore to Bandung. On arrival Bandung Airport, transfer to hotel in Bandung.
Day is free at lesiure.

Day 2 : Bandung – Cikuray Base Camp – Puncak Bayangan (Post 5). Overnight tent (3-6 hrs trek; 3.5hrs drive)i (B/L/D)
Morning after breakfast, check out transfer to Dayeuh Manggung village (3.5 hours) . We will stop in Garut for lunch box, and then transfer on a 30 minutes motorcycle ride to Cikuray base camp. Start trekking a steep climb with almost no flat trek in a straight lush forest route to Post 5, usually called Puncak Bayangan or fake peak in English. Due to its difficulty, the climbing time may vary between 3-6 hours depending on your physical fitness. We will set up our camp at Post 5, have dinner, and stay overnight at the campsite

Day 3 : Post 5 – Cikuray Peak – Cikuray Base Camp – Jakarta Airport (6hrs trek; 6hrs drive) (BL)
Wake up at 3.30 a.m and we will start our summit attack at 4 a.m. The climb to the peak takes 45 minutes to 1hour. From the top, if it’s still dark we can see the sights of the city lights of Garut. Sunrise at 5.30 a.m, then we will have breakfast at the top while watching the ‘Ocean Of Clouds’ forming up below us. At around 8am, we will start descend down to the base camp. Lunch will be provided during the trek down or at Garut on the drive back to Bandung (for those extending in Bandung) or to Jakarta Airport for your flight after 9 pm due to heavy traffic on weekend.

Price per person in SGD : $ 400
Tour Code: AINDO-MCT_03
Date: 10-12 Apr 2020
Price is based on min 15 pax. For size less than 15pax, the trip can still proceed at a different price.

Price is subjected to changes without prior notice

Price may change according to airfare fluctuation.
10APR SIN BDO 1200 1255 AirAsia
12APR CGK SIN 2125 0025+1 Scoot/Jetstar

Price includes

  • Private group
  • Airfare + taxes (Singapore – Bandung; Jakarta – Singapore) by budget airlines without check in luggage and meals onboard.
  • Transfers by air conditioned vehicle as per itinerary
  • 1 night in Bandung Hotel 3* twin share per person with breakfast
  • 1 night stay at campsite (1 tent for 2 persons, air-mattress, sleeping bag, chair, table and lighting)
  • English speaking guide (Day 2 – Day 3) and mountain guide
  • Porter for camping equipment and logistic (ratio 1 porter : 2 hikers)
  • Accommodation as per above itinerary or similar
  • Meals as stated: 2x breakfast, 2x lunch,1x dinner
  • Mineral water 1 bottle of 600 ml per day per person during trekking, during camping we will use boiled water from the spring for drinking and cooking
  • Afternoon snack and hot drink (coffee, tea and ginger)
  • Cooking equipment, Dining equipment, Basic toilet tent
  • Standard first aid including folding stretcher, navigation gear/GPS and radio communication
  • Climbing permit
  • Entrance fee
  • Parking and toll highway fees
  • A Singapore Leader
  • Briefing prior departure
  • 15% for gears from X-Boundaries

Price excludes

  • All other airfares, Airport taxes and fuel surcharge not mentioned
  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Visa fees if applicable
  • Tips to porters, guides
  • Personal Climbing gears
  • Travel Insurance covers medical evacuation back to Singapore (Compulsory)
  • Other tours not mentioned