Ecotourism is a key to improve people’s welfare and contribute to ecological protection. In fact, ecotourism has succeeded in increasing the income of foreign exchange in many developing countries.
In many places, Ecotourism has been highlighted as a successful way in turning communities away from destructive environmental practices and moving them towards conservation.
We build a unique partnership among the major stakeholders to promote responsible tourism in Gunung Rinjani National Park
Rinjani Trek Management Board (RTMB) is an organization that was formed to continue the program of Rinjani Trek Ecotourism. It was established after three years consultation with the member of the Gunung Rinjani stakeholders. It is a consultation and coordination forum for ecotourism management in Gunung Rinjani based on participatory principle and integration between government, community, and the tourism industry. Under the authority of the Government on Nusa Tenggara Barat, it embodies the unique partnership of the National Park, tourism industry, non-government organizations, and local community that has been forged to sustainable manage and protect the Rinjani mountain environment.