DAY 01: (ARRIVAL MEDAN – BUKIT LAWANG)
Welcomed by our representative driver/guide at the airport or pick up at Medan hotel. Drive to Bukit Lawang, the place of 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. overnight stay in Bukit Lawang.
DAY 02: (JUNGLE TREKKING IN THE NATIONAL PARK OF GUNUNG LEUSER FOR 6 TO 7 HOURS)
After breakfast, at 09:00 am 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 rain forest. 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.
DAY 03: (ELEPHANT ACTIVITIES IN TANGKAHAN)
At around 09:00 am, your guide will collect you from your guesthouse in Bukit Lawang and you will start your journey to Tangkahan by aircon jeep (2 hours) along bumpy roads through villages and palm oil plantations. On arrival, after registering with the park office, you will start your elephant trek through the jungle (2 hours), where your guide will explain how Tangkahan became a protected area for elephants, as well as showing you the local flora, fauna and wildlife.
After your trek, you will have the opportunity to wash and feed the elephants, before eating lunch at a traditional restaurant overlooking the river. Tangkahan elephant tour. Afternoon – a short walk from the restaurant and a swim across the river leads you to a natural hot spring, where you will have time to swim and relax, before drive back to your guesthouse in Bukit Lawang.
DAY 04: (BUKIT LAWANG – MEDAN HOTEL OR AIRPORT)
In the morning after breakfast (Defending of your flight departure) take tour to the bat cave afterward also can continue tour to the village to see rice field, how to made brown sugar, bamboo weaving and etc. After the tour back and lunch in Bukit Lawang, before begin travel to Medan hotel or to airport.
Price 220 Euros/ person. Contact us, children charge half from price.
Package tour includes:
Private car transportation retrun between Medan-Bukit Lawang.
Three – nights accommodation in Bukit Lawang.
One-day (6 to 7 hours) jungle trekking ( bottle of water and local guide fee included ).
Tour to the village and visit the bat cave.
Permits (PHPA office) to enter the national park/camera tax.
Fully licensed English speaking guide during the tour.
One day Elephant trip – Permit for Elephant wash activities, transport (Jeep) with driver and petrol and bottle of water.
Porter to carry your luggage from the bus station to the accommodation.
Meals ( Day-2 Breakfast, fruit salad and lunch in the jungle. Day-3 Breakfast, fruit salad and lunch (BBQ) . Day-4 Breakfast ).
Accommodation in Bukit Lawang: Sam’s bungalow, Riverside or Garden inn.
Personal expenses such as: Lunch (except on jungle trekking), Dinner, drinks, souvenirs, laundry, minibar, etc.
And additional price for elephant ride (trek) activities (50 euros/person in 2 hours trek) if do you like it.
Note: no elephant activities on Friday
” We can arrange a taylor-made package according to the length of your stay, or you can build your own itinerary.”