Mount Rinjani National Park
|Mount Rinjani National Park|
|Taman Nasional Gunung Rinjani|
|Location||Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia|
|Area||413.30 square kilometres (41,330 ha)|
|Visitors||117,715 (in 2007)|
|Governing body||Ministry of Environment and Forestry|
Mount Rinjani National Park is located on the island of Lombok, Indonesia in the North Lombok Regency. The park covers about 41,330 hectares (102,100 acres) and consists of mountainous areas. Mount Rinjani (Gunung Rinjani), which is the third highest volcano of Indonesia at 3,726 metres (12,224 ft), is located in this national park, giving this park its name.
Flora and fauna
There are also several endangered fauna protected in this national park, including rusa deer, Indian muntjac, Sunda porcupine, surili monkeys, helmeted friarbird, several cockatoos and scaly-crowned honeyeater.
- Gunung Rinjani National Park
- UNEP-WCMC World Database on Protected Areas: Gunung Rinjani National Park
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