Itinerary :

 

DAY 01: ARRIVAL MEDAN – BUKIT LAWANG / 4 hours drive

Arrive at Kuala Namu International Airport with flight…

Welcomed by our representative / driver cum guide. Drive to Bukit Lawang, the conservation of the Orangutans located in Gunung Leuser National Park through by landscape with vast view of palm oil and rubber plantation. En-route it’s possible to stop at rubber, oil palm and cacao plantations with some countryside landscape (optional). Arrive in Bukit Lawang, check in hotel. 2 overnight stay in Bukit Lawang

Accommodation : Eco Lodge Bukit Lawang Cottages / Hotel Rindu Alam / Batu Mandi Guesthouse or similar

 

DAY 02 : JUNGLE TREKKING IN THE NATIONAL PARK OF GUNUNG LEUSER FOR 6 HOURS (B,L)

After breakfast, start for a 6 hours jungle trekking in Gunung Leuser National Park to see the wildlife.  This involves a walk through the jungle to explore the park. Steep, slopes and dense vegetation will bring you the excitement of the rainforest. In this tropical primary rainforest, you can see the varieties of birds, butterflies, Siamang (long arm apes), different kinds of reptiles. Lunch included on the jungle trekking. The rest is your own program, you can swim or take a beautiful walk to the local village nearby. Return to hotel

Accommodation : Eco Lodge Bukit Lawang Cottages / Hotel Rindu Alam / Batu Mandi Guesthouse or similar

 

DAY 03 : BUKIT LAWANG – TANGKAHAN (B)

Breakfast at hotel,traverse bumpy roads to reach the small jungle community of Tangkahan. You will be fetched by a local jeep for your off road trip to Tangkahan (approximately 2h to 2 hours 30 minutes) passing through rubber plantations and with beautiful jungle and mountain landscapes at the horizon. Arriving in Tangkahan, you will cross over the Batang River by local raft to the lodge inn. 2 overnight stays in Tangkahan.

Accommodation: Mega Inn or Jungle Lodge or Linea Resort or similar

 

DAY 04: TANGKAHAN – BATHING & RIDING ELEPHANT FOR JUNGLE TREKKING – MEDAN (B)

After breakfast, you will visit the Elephant camp where you can see the Elephant bathing. You can join to wash the Elephants. After that you start trekking with Elephants for 1 hour to explore part of the Leuser National Park. The rest is your own program. You can walk along the bank of the Buluh River to see thousand beautiful butterflies by the river, visiting and bathing at the small waterfall in the rainforest close to the river and or swimming in Buluh river itself (optional). Hereafter you drive back to Medan for 5 hours drive. Check in hotel. Overnight stay in Medan.

Accommodation : Four Points by Sheraton / Emerald Garden / Santika Dyandra in Medan

 

DAY 05 : MEDAN – TRANSFER TO AIRPORT (B)

After breakfast, morning free program at your own. Pick up at hotel and transfer to the airport for your onward flight. End of our services.

 

The itinerary can be customized according to your flight schedule or reversed direction

 

Tour Included

  • Transportation in comfortable air conditioned car incl. fuel as mentioned in the program
  • 4 overnights accommodation in above good medium class hotels based on TWN/DBL/TRIPLE
  • Daily breakfast
  • Driver, his meals and accommodation costs
  • Entrance and parking fees as per program
  • 6 hours wildlife trekking in Bukit Lawang with experience local guide incl. Lunch
  • Offroad trip by Jeep from Bukit Lawang to Tangkahan
  • 1 hr Elephant ride in Tangkahan with professional local guide
  • Daily mineral water

 

Tour Not included

  • Personal expenses such as: Lunch (except on jungle trekking), Dinner, drinks, souvenirs, laundry, minibar, etc.
  • Air tickets & airport tax
  • Donations and tipping driver/tour guide
  • Insurance
  • Tour guide
  • Any optional program

 

Remark:

  • Hotels in Bukit Lawang and Tangkahan are simple, good clean with own bathroom. No warm water is available. 
  • The schedule of Elephant bathing and riding are 10.00 AM, 11.00 AM and 02.00PM
  • Elephant ride is not available on Friday due to the Elephant are used by ranger for jungle patrol
  • Tour Guide (English/Dutch/Spanish/German/French speaking guide) normally is available for group of 10 persons – up

 

 

 

Tour Price Not included

  • Personal expenses such as: meals (Lunch & Dinner) for group under 10 pax, drinks, souvenirs, laundry, minibar, etc.
  • Air tickets & airport tax
  • Donations and tipping driver/tour guide
  • Insurance
  • Camera fee in Bukit Lawang
  • Any optional program