Day 1: Pick-up Medan – Bukit Lawang
Included: private transport by car, hotel
Private transfer at any time from Medan airport (4-5 hours) or Medan city (3-4 hours) to your hotel in Bukit Lawang.
Day 2: Orangutan Jungle Trekking (B L D)
Included: guide, cook, entrance fee to Gunung Leuser National Park, jungle camp, meals as mentioned
We start after breakfast at your hotel and walk for around 6-7 hours in the Gunung-Leuser National Park.
Along the way we look for wildlife, such as of course orangutans, but also gibbons, leaf monkeys, longtail and pigtail macaques, flying squirrels, Sumatran peacocks, hornbills, etc.
Your guide will show you the medicinal plants and how to use them. After lunch, we continue to our camp site where we’ll rest or swim, and enjoy a candle-light diner.
Day 3: Orangutan Jungle Trekking – Berastagi (B L)
Included: guide, cook, entrance fee to Gunung Leuser National Park, tube raft, private transport by car, hotel, meals as mentioned
Waking up in the middle of the jungle is a magical feeling. You hear the morning sounds of the birds and the excitement of the gibbons in the distance, as you breath the fresh air.
After breakfast, we do a short trek until lunch. Then we prepare for an exciting trip back to Bukit Lawang on a rubber tube-raft in the river!
In Bukit Lawang we pack everything and continue the journey by car to Berastagi, where we check-in to our hotel in the late afternoon.
Day 4: Volcano trek – Hot Spring – Lingga Village (B L)
Included: guide with volcano trek, private transport by car, entrance fees, hotel, meals as mentioned
Pick-up after breakfast and after a short drive you will be dropped off at the starting point of the trek on mount Sibayak.
The hike to the volcano takes almost 2 hours. At the top your guide explains the volcano’s history and geology. Then we drive for lunch to Debuk Debuk hot springs and enjoy the beautiful view of mount Sibayak.
We continue to the old village “Lingga” with an authentic architecture and history. We get back to your hotel in Berastagi late in the afternoon.
Day 5: Berastagi – Lake Toba (B L)
Included: private transport by car, ferry, entrance fees, hotel, meals as mentioned
After breakfast we depart by car to Lake Toba. Along the way we make at the traditional village Dokan, as well as at the waterfall Sipiso-Piso and enjoy the spectacular view of Lake Toba.
Lunch will be served in Simarjunjung at the top of the mountain with a beautiful panorama.
We continue to Parapat, where we take the ferry to get to Samosir island and check-in to our hotel in the late afternoon.
Day 6: Lake Toba Free Day (B)
Included: private transport by car, hotel, meals as mentioned
There’s a lot to do here, so you decide for yourself. Enjoy the beautiful scenery, swim, attend a traditional Batak dance, or visit Ambarita, Simanindo, Tomok or the Batak Museum, etc.
Although the activity itself is not included, a car and driver will be at your disposal to bring you anywhere on this free day.
Day 7: Lake Toba – Medan (B L)
Included: private transport by car, ferry, hotel, meals as mentioned
Free time in the morning. You can either relax on the beach, rent a motorbike to explore the island or play with the happy, Batak children.
After lunch we go by ferry back to Perapat and continue by car to Medan. Check-in at hotel in the evening.
Day 8: Medan Airport (B)
Included: private transport by car, meals as mentioned
Private transfer from your hotel in Medan to Kuala Namu International Airport in Medan.