Day One (Travel from Medan to Bukit Lawang)
Pick-up from Medan Kuala Namu airport or hotel and travel by private transport (air-con) directly to Bukit Lawang (3-4 hours). You will have time to explore the village, visit the bat cave (depending on your arrival time) or relax in the accommodation/hotel for the remainder of day/evening.
Days Two ( 3 hours jungle trekking )
After breakfast, our guide will pick up you at 8.30am from your guesthouse/Hotel in Bukit Lawang and you will start your journey into the jungle of Gunung Leuser National Park to see wild orangutans and if you’re lucky the Thomas’ leaf monkey, white-handed gibbon, black gibbon, long-tailed macaque, pig-tailed macaque, hornbills, peacocks and monitor lizards.
On 3 hours trek your guide will educate you on the local wildlife, flora and fauna you may encounter in Gunung Leuser, and teach you about the local trees/plants which can be used in traditional medicine. After lunch, you will walk back to Bukit lawang/Hotel from the jungle.
Days Three ( 1 day elephant adventure )
At around 9am, 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.
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 visiting the caves (depending on time and weather) and drive back to accommodation/hotel in Bukit Lawang.
Days Four (Today Jouney back to Medan)
After breakfast, start your journey back to Medan (3-4 hours). Time permitting, you will have the opportunity to visit one of Medan’s cultural highlights e.g. Maimun Palace, Great Mosque of Medan, Tjong A Fie’s mansion, Marian Shrine of Annai Velangkanni or Maha Vihara Maitreya Cemara Asri, before being dropped at the airport or your accommodation.
Cost is 178 Euros/person minimum 2 person.
Accommodation : Garden Inn or Green Travelodge.
Package tour includes:
3 nights stay in 3 Bungalow and Family room.
Private car for return transfer Medan-Bukit Lawang including petrol and driver.
3 hours jungle trekking, guide fee and bottle of water.
Elephant wash activities, transport (Jeep) with driver and petrol and bottle of water.
Meals ( Day-2 Breakfast and fruit salad in the jungle. Day-3 Breakfast, fruit salad and lunch (BBQ) . Day-4 Breakfast ).
Additional price for elephant ride (trek) activities (50 euros/person in 2 hours trek) if do you liked.
Food and drink as not write in list.