BIG NORTH SUMATRA TOUR

BIG NORTH SUMATRA TOUR

Join us for an exclusive tour lasting 9 days 8 nights. We start with pick you up from Medan Airport, Medan city  or in your hotel and then take you to Bukit Lawang, Berastagi and Toba lake in North Sumatra.
In Bukit Lawang you will be explore the jungle on a two days trek, staying overnight in the jungle of Gunung Leuser National Park and finish with funny river tubing.
In Berastagi you will be climb on one of the volcanoes in Indonesia and explore the culture of “Batak Karo“, a ethnical group in Sumatra.
In Toba lake you will see the interesting culture and the biggest volcano lake in the world.

Basic info about trip

Price

450 € /person
minimum: 2 person

Note

If you are more than 2 people you can ask and we will make good price.

Included

  • accommodation in Bukit Lawang for 2 nights
  • two days jungle trek with going back by rafting
  • meals and water during the trek, camp equipment
  • guide, permit for the National Park and HPI (guide association office)
  • local tour guide
  • accommodation in Berastagi for two nights
  • accommodation in Toba Lake for three nights
  • motorbike Rent
  • all the entrance ticket on our trip
  • all transfers
  • private car with air condition
  • petrol/gasoline
  • two bottles of big drinking water everyday
  • and your personal driver during the tour

Itinerary

Day 1

We will pick you up at Medan Airport or Medan city or at your hotel and drive to Bukit Lawang, which takes around 4-5 hours. Then we will drop you at your accommodation in Bukit Lawang. You will be have time to relax and spend the first night there.

Day 2

After breakfast we start the two days trek into the jungle. We will be looking for orangutans and other animals leaving in wildlife and learn about medical plants growing in the jungle and how to use them. The duration of the trek is around 6 – 7 hours per day and we will stay overnight in the jungle nearby the river. Here you take relax, swimming and feel the nature.

Day 3

Second day of jungle trekking  you can choose if you want relax at the campsite and go to swimming or take a short walk to a waterfall and swim there. At around 2 PM we will go back to the hotel by rafting if you want and stay one more night in accommodation Bukit Lawang. If you feel not tired you can join play guitar, singing or talking because our team have talented for that. Cheers🍻

Day 4

After breakfast you will go to Berastagi, which is a journey of approximately 4 – 5 hours and stay overnight in accommodation here. On the way you will see many different things as the public land growing the vegetables, fruits and etc, we can stop for take picture of that as possible.
When we are arrive there. If you want the guide will show you what an indonesian city in the evening and you will have dinner like real Indonesians. And feel the weather so nice and refreshing.

Day 5

This trip have two choices we can go early morning about 4:00 AM for watching the sunrise from the Sibayak Mountain or in the morning after breakfast we will set off to climb the Sibayak Mountain (volcano), which takes around 2 hours. The volcano is over 2000 m high and is still active (but don’t worry it’s not dangerous). There you can enjoy the beautiful view from the top of the volcano. After the climb you can also visit the hot spring and go swimming and relax. The plan after lunch is explore Gundaling (here you can see the coy town of Berastagi and see the eruption Sinabung Mountain) and then we are visit traditional fruit market and traditional Batak Karo house (Rumah Lingga).
In the afternoon we return back to accommodation and stay one last night in Berastagi.

Day 6

In the morning after breakfast. You will go to Toba Lake about 4 – 5 hours. You will stop in the way for see the beautiful Sipiso-Piso waterfall which is about 300 m and nice views to the Toba Lake. After that we will continue to our journey to Toba Lake. Than you will crossing the lake by ferry take time at least 1 hours. Than you will arrive in Samosir island (Tuk-Tuk) for take the accommodation in Toba Lake.

Day 7

You will see how beautiful is view of Toba Lake. After breakfast you will explore Samosir island. Your guide will explain about the culture and take you to the tour around Samosir island were you visit:

  • Simanindo village (traditional Batak dancing)
  • Ambarita village (old Batak chairs)
  • Sidabutar (grave of the king)
  • Tomok (sigale-gale)

After see the culture you will take lunch around there in local restaurant (warung). In afternoon you will go back to accommodation for take swim in swimming pool and relaxing… 🍻

Day 8

Today you will be have fun looking around Samosir island by Motorbike /Scooter, visit traditional market (souvenir) and on our way you can do swimming in the lake, canoeing and relaxing. After that take the lunch together.
When you are ready for going back just tell to your guide. You will stay the last night in Samosir island where you can enjoy the music at night.

Day 9

Early morning last day we will take you to your last stop Medan, hotel or Medan Airport, which takes around 5 – 6 hours. This day marks the end of the tour.

If you have any questions about this trip feel free to contact us.

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