10 Highest Mountains in Indonesia Suitable for Climbers – Climbing the mountain is certainly a challenge for some people. Well, there are 10 highest mountains in Indonesia that are suitable for climbers. Anything? The highest mountain in Indonesia has a height of 4,000 meters and is spread from Sabang to Merauke.
The following is a list of the 10 highest mountains in Indonesia:
1. Gunung Puncak Jaya Wijaya
This mountain is the number one highest mountain in Indonesia because it has a height of 4,884 meters. This mountain is also one of the highest mountains in the world. This mountain, located in Papua Province, is also known as the Carstensz Pyramid. So high, at the top of this mountain there is eternal snow.
2. Gunung Kerinci
This second highest mountain has a height of 3,805 meters. This mountain is the highest mountain on the island of Sumatra. Although it is usually climbed by climbers, this mountain is still in the active category
3. Gunung Rinjani
Mount Rinjani is located in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara. For climbers, this mountain presents a beautiful view because there are vast grasslands and tropical forests. This mountain has a height of 3,762 meters. There is also the Lombok National Park around the mountain.
4. Gunung Semeru
The famous mountain in the 5 cm film has a height of 3,676 meters. This mountain peak located in East Java is known as Mahameru. This mountain is one of the highest mountains on the island of Java
5. Gunung Sanggar
Although its name is still rarely heard, this mountain has a height of 3,564 meters. As a result, this mountain is set to be the 5th highest mountain in Indonesia.
6. Gunung Latimojong
Also known as Bulu Rantemario, this mountain has a height of 3,478 meters. From downtown Makassar, climbers must take up to 10 hours to reach the foot of the mountain.
7. Gunung Slamet
Located in Central Java, this mountain has a height of 3,428 meters. This mountain is one of the mountains that is still active, it is even recorded that this mountain has erupted 42 times
8. Gunung Sumbing
This 8th highest mountain has a height of 3,371 meters. There are three climbing routes, namely the Cepit Parakan route, the Bogowongso route, and the Garung village route.
9. Gunung Raung
This mountain is located in three areas, namely Bondowoso, Jember, and Banyuwangi and has a height of 3,344 meters.
10. Gunung Ciremai
Mount Ciremai is the highest mountain in West Java. This mountain has a height of 3,078 meters.