2. Dream In The Rainforest
The easiest and fastest way to experience the jungle is Sumatra EcoTravels’ overnight stay in the Gunung Leuser National Park. Dream to the rainforest melodies and wake up the next morning to the sounds of birds, monkeys and the orangutans!
- DAY 01: Pickup by air-con taxi from Medan (airport/hotel) and transport to Bukit Lawang (3-4 hours): driver, petrol. Check in to your hotel in Bukit Lawang: Ecolodge, Orangutan/Thomas Leaf Monkey Room, with bathroom, patio with garden/river view, breakfast
- DAY 02/03: "Overnight Jungle Adventure" (2-day trek) in the Gunung Leuser National Park: 1 night on a campsite in the jungle , stop at the Sumatran orangutan feeding platform & traditional tube rafting down the Bohorok River back to Bukit Lawang after trekking: includes English speaking guides, entrance permit in the national park, porter, rafting skipper, cook, all food and drinking water while trekking , all equipment (tent, mattress, sleeping bag, tubes). Starts at 8:00 am. After trekking stay 1 more night in Bukit Lawang: Ecolodge, Orangutan/Thomas Leaf Monkey Room, with bathroom, patio with garden/river view and breakfast
- DAY 04: Transport by air-con taxi from Bukit Lawang back to Medan (hotel/airport): driver, petrol
Package excludes: Camera tax for the Gunung Leuser Nationalpark (50.000 IDR/camera & 150.000 IDR/video camera), storage room fee for big luggage while trekking (20.000 IDR/bag/payable to your guesthouse), local porter for luggage from taxi stop to your guesthouse if required (20.000 IDR/bag), lunch, dinner and drinks while staying in Bukit Lawang, flights, visa and insurances
Price per person:
189 Euro / 2 pax
149 Euro / 4 pax
We can tailor this trip to suit your specific requirements! Please have a look at our offer individual trekking - from 3 hours up to one week observation! If you like to experience more spots in North Sumatra please have a look at our individual tour offers "Karo Highlands", "Tangkahan" & "Pulau Weh"!