Village Tours Bukit Lawang.

Bukit Lawang is a small riverside village located near the mountains of the Gunung Leuser National Park. It only takes an hour to walk around the village, so if you’re feeling more adventurous why not join us on one of our two package tour options visiting the surrounding villages?

Option 1. Becak tour.

After breakfast, Our guide will pick you up at 8.30am from your guesthouse/hotel in Bukit Lawang and you will start your journey by traditional becak (tuk tuk) to a local village. On your 3 hour trip, you will visit local rice fields and learn about the process of rice production, from the fields to the nearby rice refinery plant. You will also get the chance to visit a palm sugar plantation, find out how the sap is refined into brown sugar, and some of the traditional uses for palm sugar. Along the way, your guide will help you to pick fruit straight from the tree (depending on the season) for you to sample. Lunch will be at a local restaurant where you will have the opportunity to sample various Indonesian meals.

During the village tour, experience how the people live. Talk to them, hear their stories, play games with their children and discover their world.

Price : 20 Euros/person.

Includes: Guide fees, lunch, 1.5L bottle of water, fruit.

What to bring : 

A small backpack with a raincoat, medicines, camera + spare battery + memory card (in a waterproof bag), insect repellent, sunblock.

 

 

Option 2. Cycling tour

fter breakfast, Our guide will pick you up at 8.30am from your guesthouse/hotel in Bukit Lawang. With our mountain bike and you will start your 8-9 hour adventure. Pass through rice fields and green forests as you cycle to small villages and the traditional market. Along the way, your guide will help you to pick fruit straight from the tree (depending on the season) for you to sample. You will stop for lunch at a local restaurant giving you the opportunity to sample local dishes whilst relaxing and enjoying the beautiful views of Mount Leuser. Your trip will also include a visit to the beautiful, small village of Selang Pangeran. Here, you will be able to plant trees, enjoy a BBQ or swim in the river. 

Price : 35 Euros/person.

Includes: Guide fees, lunch, 1.5L bottle of water, fruit.

What to bring : 

A small backpack with a raincoat, medicines, camera + spare battery + memory card (in a waterproof bag), insect repellent, sunblock.