Gunung Datuk (885m): Fast Beginner Trek

Mount Datuk (885m) is an extremely popular 1-day beginner hike located in Malaysia, about an hour away from Malacca. It is popular with both locals and Singaporeans and there are hikers on it every day.  It is a good starting hike and introduction to trekking for beginners or first-timers as the hike only takes an…

Rinjani (3,726m): 3D2N

Mount Rinjani or Gunung Rinjani is an active volcano in Indonesia on the island of Lombok. It rises to 3,726 metres, making it the second highest volcano in Indonesia. Prior Experience Required : Doable without experience but it helps Location Mount Rinjani is located in Lombok, Indonesia. It is the island just beside Bali. In…

Rinjani (3,726m) : 4D3N

Mount Rinjani or Gunung Rinjani is an active volcano in Indonesia on the island of Lombok. It rises to 3,726 metres, making it the second highest volcano in Indonesia. Trekking Experience required Doable without experience but it helps Location Mount Rinjani is located in Lombok, Indonesia. It is the island just beside Bali. In fact,…

Mount Merapi (2,930m) – Overnight Trek

Mount Merapi (2,930m) is an extremely popular overnight trek in Indonesia. It is an active volcano but can be done with little to no experience on the mountains. It is easily accessible from Yogjakarta and usually combined with exploring the cultural city of Yogjakarta.  It is currently closed and not available for hiking. Do check…

Stok Kangri (6,153m) – 6 Days Trekking Itinerary

Stok Kangri (6153m) is a trekking summit in India and more importantly, also known as the “easiest 6,000m peak”, serving as the gateway into experiencing high altitude mountains. Situated in Hemis National Park, it is the highest mountain in the Stok Range of the Indian Himalayas in the Ladakh region of India. Despite having such a high altitude, climbing…

Mount Ophir/Gunung Ledang (1,264m) : Day Trek

Gunung Ledang/ Mount Ophir is a popular hiking destination for amateurs or first time hikers. Situated in Malaysia. Gunung Ledang is only 1,276 m but it is the highest mountain in Johor. It is an achievable day hike of around 4 hours up and 3 hours down, peppered with the thrill of some ladders and rope sections…