TOUR CODE : LNE-NS-06-02 is a tight holiday itinerary of 6 days adventure travel cultural NORTH Sumatra package tours. Stay 2 nights around BUKIT LAWANG – 1n BERASTAGI – 2n at TOBA Lake. Explore fascinating tourist highlights around MEDAN – Mount Sibayak VOLCANO Hiking – SAMOSIR Island – Discover ORANGUTAN jungle trek Sumatra 1 day trip.
6d5n NORTH Sumatera Tour Packages to explore MEDAN – 1 day ORANGUTAN jungle trek Sumatra Bukit Lawang – Mount Sibayak VOLCANO Climbing – Karo Highland Berastagi – Lake TOBA.
TOUR CODE : LNE-NS-06-02
- 2 nights stay in BUKIT LAWANG at ECOLODGE hotel.
- 1 night stay around BERASTAGI at SINABUNG HILL Hotel or BERASTAGI COTTAGE.
- 2 nights stay TOBA LAKE Samosir Island at TABO COTTAGE or TOBA VILLAGE INN.
TRAVEL ITINERARY :
DAY 1 : Medan Tours to Bukit Lawang.
The journey begins either from Kuala Namu Airport or hotel around Medan downtown North Sumatra. Our tours start heading to Bukit Lawang and on our way we will visit interesting places around Medan, such as visiting (Istana) Maimoon Palace, Medan Great Mosque (Masjid Raya Al-Mashun), the wonderful unique church Maria Annai Vellangkanni and Asam Kumbang Crorodile Conservation. We continue the trip driving straight to Bukit Lawang which roughly takes 4 – 5 hours drive passing through small towns with rubber, cacao and massive palm oil plantations. Check in hotel as soon as arriving in Bukit Lawang.
DAY 2 – Orangutan jungle trek Sumatra 1 day tour Bukit Lawang.
After taking a perfect breakfast, the adventure Orangutan jungle trek sumatra tour in North Sumatra starts to explore Gunung Leuser. The 1 day trip takes about 5to6 hour’s jungle trek which is quite doable and suitable at any age.
Our eco-friendly with priority safety Sumatra jungle trekking tours certainly is guided by our experienced Orangutan’s tour guide teams. During the trek itself, you might have some opportunities (WITHOUT guarantee) to catch a glimpse of any other animals’ life. Such as ; Siamangs / Black Gibbons, Thomas Leaf Monkeys, Pig-tail and Long-tail Macaques, Horn-bills, Peacocks, owls and varieties of flora fauna that inhabit Gunung Leuser. Lunch break will surely be served in the jungle style with basic Indonesian foods. Then we continue further to explore the jungle by trekking down to the Bahorok river to end the trekking day.
Then we carry on another exciting FunTastic adventurous river tubing in Bahorok river. Letting your self-drifting on such leisure river trip heading back to Bukit Lawang would be such an unforgettable remarkable experience. The Fun Safety River Tubing itself takes about 30 minutes in the water navigated by our well experienced tubing driver. The river tubing tour trip itself is obviously very safe, doable and suitable for any age. Then return to your hotel in Bukit Lawang. And noon time, you will be on your own leisure’s, such as swimming in Bahorok river or taking an easy lovely walk to the surrounding villages or even having splendid traditional massage.
DAY 3 – Bukit Lawang to Karo Highland Berastagi.
We will start heading our trip travelling to an extraordinary refreshing climate mountains, Berastagi Town. Its volcanic fertile town is surrounded by lovely mountains landscape and blanketed by massive agricultural crops. On our way, luscious coffee break at Panorama Pamah Simelir hill should be a great stop point after 3 hours on the road. Proceed driving around the enchanting landscape of Sinabung Volcano countryside area. As soon as reaching Berastagi, we will visit traditional fruit market and souvenir shops as well as the panoramic Gundaling hill for marveloous coffee break. It is famous for its enchanting scenic view of Sibayak and Sinabung active volcanoes. And check in hotel (Berastagi) around noon time.
DAY 4 : Sibayak Volcano Climbing – Berastagi to Samosir Island – Toba Lake.
First of all, this tour is indeed much better to start quite early in the morning before sunrise in order to catch up the magnificent sunrise view. Ideally starts at 04h00 from your hotel in Berastagi. Another possibility is after early breakfast around 07h00 or 08h00 starting from your hotel purposely just to catch the view. We start driving to Mount Sibayak starting point, roughly 30 minutes away from Berastagi.
Then start climbing up to slowly reach Mount Sibayak summit to enjoy the impressive view of Berastagi highland surrounding landscape. Sometimes the gigantic summit of Mount Sinabung Volcano can also be seen if the weather is clear enough. The easy splendid climbing itself takes around 90 minutes to 2 hours and likewise in return almost the same time. Then we continue driving to Sidebuk debuk hot springs located on the foot of Mount Sibayak for the natural relaxation happy ending after volcano hiking. We will drive further to Pagoda Lumbini Park, the impressive Buddhist Temple Park in Berastagi.
Berastagi to Lake Toba – Samosir Island.
On our way to Lake Toba after lunch time, we will have some QUICK STOPS to visit Dokan Village, the authentic traditional Batak Karo village. Then proceed the trip to a fabulous tourist attraction around North Sumatra, the charming Sipiso-piso waterfall. Later on we proceed driving to the King Purba Palace, the ancient Bolon House at Simalungun regency. It must be awesome enjoying coffee break at Panorama Simarjarunjung with Northern Toba Lake view and surrounding mountains landscape. Our jouney will proceed to Parapat town or Tiga Ras jetty to get a ferry/boat across Samosir Island – Toba Lake. Check in hotel at Toba Lake around noon time.
DAY 5 – Samosir Island Cultural Tour – Toba Lake.
The highlights bucket list around Samosir Island – Lake Toba start heading to visit a laid back village Ambarita, a very famous village for its ancient stone courtyard of King Siallagan surrounded traditional (Bolon) Batak’s houses surroundings. We will travel farther to visit Simanindo village, another popular tourist attractions around Toba Lake to watch traditional Batak dancing performance. And we will also visit another famous interesting places, Tomok Village to see the ancient tomb of King Sidabutar (graveyards). Then we will proceed to have a splendid noon coffee break at Panorama Parhalow Sigarantung located nearly halfway to the top of Samosir mountain facing towards the wonderful Toba Lake. Then we eventually drive back to hotel to enjoy your free program or being on your own leisure during noon time, such as having wonderful traditional massage, relaxing and swimming in the lake, etc.
DAY 6 – Lake Toba (Samosir Island) to Kuala Namu Airport Medan OR continue to Bukittinggi – Harau Valley – Maninjau Lake – Minangkabau Pagaruyung Palace – Padang West Sumatra.
Finally on our last day tours, we are going adjust our departure time according to your flight schedule. We still cross to Parapat and back to the mainland roughly 45 minutes to 1 hour journey on boat/ferry. We then drive to Medan – (WING Hotel) Kuala Namu Airport via Pematang Siantar – Tebing Tinggi which takes about 4 to 5 hours drive. Or we might also drive you to Sibisa Airport around 1 hour. Another option is to Sibolangit Airport about 2,5 hour .
TRIP IS OVER
Or you might be interested in making your journeys further to some other wonderful holiday destinations – highlights bucket list around Sumatra, such as Raffflesia Arlnoldii flower in Bukittinggi, Harau Valley, Pacu Jawi (Bull Race), Maninjau Lake or lovely white sandy beach in southern of West Sumatra – Cubadak Island Padang, etc.