ORANGUTAN ELEPHANT Sumatra – from MEDAN to BUKIT LAWANG – TANGKAHAN | 4 days Simple Adventure Holidays NORTH Sumatera

TOUR CODE : LNE-NS-04-01 is a 4 days simple adventure holidays jungle trekking tours NORTH Sumatra Travel Package. Stay 3 nights in BUKIT LAWANG. Discover ORANGUTAN ELEPHANT Sumatra from MEDAN Kuala Namu Airport to BUKIT LAWANG. 1 day Jungle trek Orangutan and return 1 day trip to Elephant TANGKAHAN from Bukit Lawang.

4d3n Simple Adventure Holidays from MEDAN to BUKIT LAWANG and TANGKAHAN to discover ORANGUTAN ELEPHANT Sumatra Jungle Package Tours.



DAY 1 – Medan surroundings Tour to Bukit Lawang.

Our team will come to pick you up either from hotel in Medan downtown or Kuala Namu Airport North Sumatra. We will travel to Bukit Lawang by visiting some tourists highlights around Medan, such as visiting  (Istana) Maimun PalaceMedan Grand Mosque (Masjid Raya Al-Mashun), the extraordinary unique church Maria Annai Vellangkanni and Asam Kumbang Crorodile Conservation.  Later on driving straight to Bukit Lawang which takes around 4 – 5 hours drive passing through small towns with rubber, massive palm oil and cacao plantations. Check in hotel after arriving at Bahorok – Bukit Lawang.

DAY 2 – Bukit Lawang 1 day Jungle trek Orangutan Elephant Sumatra

After breakfast, easy lovely jungle trekking to discover Orangutan Elephant Sumatra. On the first day activity is 1 day jungle trek to discover Sumatran Orangutan in Gunung Leuser National Park rain forest. On the first day trip takes around 5to6 hour’s jungle trek which is quite doable and suitable at any age. And then on the next day would be Sumatran Elephant riding and washing.

Our eco-friendly with priority safety jungle tours certainly will be guided by our well experienced Orang Utan’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 safedoable 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 – Return day trip Bukit Lawang to Sumatran ELEPHANTS Tangkahan.

Our adventure holiday trip today is to visit Tangkahan. The most well-known friendliest Sumatran Elephant Conservation Camp in NORTH Sumatra. Due to the road conditions and distance needed, therefore the only quickest way to reach Tangkahan with safety priority is to take the shortcut road driving through palm oil plantation trails.

Our journey from Bukit Lawang to Tangkahan is approximately 2.5 to 3 hours. Surely a few stop here and there will be made along our way to Tangkahan village. Then we will have our lunch break at this lovely remote area as soon as arriving there.

Due to meet your interests and passions, you can choose the options for your activities with Sumatran Elephant Tangkahan . Firstly you can both ride and wash the elephants. Secondly you can either ride the elephants or only wash/bath them. The choice is all yours.


At 14h00 we start taking a walk to river bank and begin our lovely adventure tour, Eco-Friendly Sumatran Elephants ride. The trip begins to slowly cruise the rain forest border of Gunung Leuser National Park. It is about 30-45 minutes wonderful ride to reach the Elephant Conservation Camp and led by professional talented friendly Mahouts. This opportunity is indeed the most appropriate way for you, to experience how they actually work on their primary duty to intensively patrol and guard the wilderness of jungle from any illegal and suspicious activities like animal poaching, illegal logging as well as villages. And sometimes you might bump into the wild elephant tracks (foot prints) by chance during the jungle trek elephant ride.


After we’re done gaining great adventure riding experience, then we will get prepared for our next activity as soon as reaching Buluh Batang river, The Elephant Conservation Camp. We are going to wash (bath) Sumatran Elephants in the riverside before sending them back for rest in their camp. This is absolutely another great opportunity for you to experience washing (bathing), getting in touch with them for 30 minutes. You will eventually experience how to bath (wash) these elephants and calves while observing their fascinating behaviour, sensational  rough skin, touch the giant body, rubbing their tough legs, big feet, strong tusks etc.

As soon as we’re all done with this great exciting experienced day, finally time to return to Bukit Lawang through the same bumpy road that takes almost 2,5-3 hours’ drive.

DAY 4 – Bukit Lawang to Medan City or Kuala Namu Airport.

We drive straight to Medan city or Kuala Namu International Airport which takes around 5 to 6 hours drive. Or you may also proceed your trip to your next holiday destinations – highlights bucket list around Sumatra, such Berastagi, Samosir Island – Lake Toba, Rafflesia Arlnoldii flower in Bukittinggi, Harau Valley, Pacu Jawi (Bull Race), Maninjau Lake or lovely white sandy beach in southern of Cubadak Island Padang West Sumatra, etc.


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