JHONY

guide for more than 3 years which learn to be more profesional guide. He is also doing artist painting, cooker indonesian delicious food, so when you arrive back from the jungle he can teach you what do you like.

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COOKING CLASSES

We would like to promote and introduce the authentic Indonesian cuisine. This cooking class is for people who love Indonesian food but  not yet familiar with the Indonesian way of cooking. So with this half day activity you get the opportunity to get the real taste of the fresh and authentic Indonesian cuisine. For cooking class you can do 2 different menu of Indonesia food which you like.

Get your own fresh products at the traditional market nearby.  The guide will explain about several products , such as herbs-spices, vegetables and fruits. With these fresh products you will cook a delicious local meal. The local cook will teach you how to cook a traditional Indonesian dish and how to use spices and herbs in the real Sumatran way.

When you are finished cooking you will eat together the meal which you cooked. If you like we will send the receipt to your email!

This cooking class is for the vegetarian and non vegetarian. Let us know if you have any special wishes for food you would like to learn to cook or have any dietary requirements

Price and basic info

  • start: 10:00 am
  • finish: 14:00 pm
  • duration: 3 – 4 hours
  • min: 1 person
  • max: 5 persons
  • price: 300.000 IDR/person



TANGKAHAN ELEPHANT SANCTUARY

Tangkahan is a hidden paradise. It is the peaceful jungle village where you can heading off road with Local Jeep to Tangkahan about 2 hours drive from Bukit Lawang (one way). It’s a one day trip tour Bukit Lawang – Tangkahan – Bukit Lawang. We start early morning passing by palm oil plantation track and rural areas, a bit bumpy drive but it’s great fun!! Arrive at Tangkahan Elephant Sanctuary. Here it’s your time with the biggest mammal in the world.

Famous for Sumatran elephants and also offers a natural unspoiled environment. Add to the benefit for the local community.

Joining and washing elephant bath and feeding elephant in the Batang River for  1 Hours. The activity will give you amazing experience a unique jungle because you will get up close and personal with elephant.
The elephant will spray you water, great shower!!

After washing elephant we can take some lunch and relaxing and than swimming jumping in Batang river.

Info about tour

Price

900.000 IDR/person

Duration: 1 day (10 hours)
Min. person: 2 person
Start everyday except Friday

Time for washing elephants

  • in the morning at 8.30 am
  • in the afternoon at 15.30 pm
  • close at Friday

Included

  • English speaking guide
  • local guide (CRU/LPT)
  • transport by car/minibus/jeep
  • driver
  • petrol
  • lunch in Tangkahan
  • drinking water
  • permit for the national park Elephant bathing/washing/feeding (up to 1 hours)
  • ticket for crossing the Buluh River
  • stop at hot springs

What to bring

  • clothes for change (after bath with elephants you can be dirty)
  • swimming dress
  • raincoat
  • small towel
  • repellent
  • sun cream
  • sun glasses
  • bag for wet clothes
  • toilet paper (if you need)

3 DAYS, 2 NIGHTS TREK

For this jungle trekking tour you will go deeper into the jungle, hike more and increase your knowledge about the tropical rainforest, flora and fauna and the animality while constantly searching for animals like the Sumatran orangutan in the wild.
And you will pass more amazing viewpoints like amazing hidden waterfalls.
You will camp at two different peaceful places in the Gunung-Leuser National Park…enjoy the evening times at your jungle camp with playing cards or game with your guides. The guides will cook delicious local food for you….real jungle style!
In between there will be also enough time for you to relax at fantastic places….you can swim in amazing hidden waterfalls or just enjoy your unforgettable jungle experience.

Info about trek

Price

110 EUR/person

Note

For this jungle trekking tour you need to be physically fit.

Minimum 3 person

  • if you want to do jungle trekking solo or as a couple you are required to pay the cost for 2 people. If you are a solo traveler and do not wish to pay the price for 2 people we can arrange for you to join other groups on location as possible!
  • we can match you with other friendly trekkers or keep to your own group
  • if you are interested to come back from jungle trekking in an traditional jungle way you can do TUBE RAFTING for extra 10 EUR per person…which will be adventurous and funny at the end again!

Included

  • guide
  • entrance fee ticket
  • fresh fruits salad
  • meal
  • snacks
  • drinking water
  • coffee and tea
  • basic camp equipment

What to bring

  • suitable walking shoes
  • flip-flops
  • clothes for change
  • sweater for night
  • swimming dress
  • blanket/sleeping bag
  • torch
  • big bottle of water
  • repellent
  • sun cream
  • toilet paper
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1 DAY, 6 HOURS TREK

During this 6 hours jungle trekking tour you will go deeper into the jungle. You will get fantastic impressions of the tropical rainforest of the Gunung Leuser National Park whilst hiking up and down the jungle hills.
You will be have a bigger chance to see wild orangutans and lot of other animals like gibbons, Thomas Leaf monkeys, pigtail macaques, flying squirrels, Sumatran orangutan or great argus (peacocks) in their natural habitat.
Whilst walking through the jungle our well experienced guide will explain you many things about the rainforest and  the wildlife in the jungle.

Info about trek

Price

45 EUR/person

Note

Minimum 2 person

  • if you want to do jungle trekking solo you are required to pay the cost for 2 people. If you are a solo traveler and do not wish to pay the price for 2 people we can arrange for you to join other groups on location as possible!
  • we can match you with other friendly trekkers or keep to your own group
  • if you are interested to come back from jungle trekking in an traditional jungle way you can do TUBE RAFTING for extra 10 EUR per person…which will be adventurous and funny at the end again!

Included

  • guide
  • entrance fee ticket
  • fresh fruits salad
  • lunch
  • drinking water

What to bring

  • suitable walking shoes
  • repellent
  • sun cream
  • swimming dress
  • toilet paper

BIG NORTH SUMATRA TOUR

Do you want see the best from Sumatra but don´t want take care about arrange the trip? Let´s go with us to 9 days, 8 nights trip from Medan to Bukit Lawang, Berastagi, Toba Lake and Samosir island. You can enjoy jungle, see orangutans and another monkeys and animals, waterfalls, traditional culture, mountains, volcanos, lakes and have fun, relax and adventure time.

Lenka

I was just at one day trip but it was amazing! I received so many interesting information and had really good day with these friendly guys which have really deeply knowledge about nature around Bukit Lawang. I hope that one time I will arrive back!

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