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3 days Medan Orangutan Bukit Lawang

3 days Medan Orangutan Bukit Lawang - Medan, Indonesia

Duration: 3 days
Location: Medan, Indonesia

From USD
$260.00

The tours starts from Kuala Namu Medan airport included transfer service to Hotel Deli River in Medan on Day 1.

The next day you will depart to Bukit Lawang in Gunung Leuser National Park to see the Orangutans in their natural environment.

We can reverse the itinerary according to your flight schedule.

3 days Medan – Orangutan Bukit Lawang (AVTJ3)

Day 1
Arrive at Kuala Namo airport of Medan with … …(please advise us your flight number and arrival time). We will fetch you from the airport and transfer to Hotel Deli River in a tropical garden ... More info ›

The tours starts from Kuala Namu Medan airport included transfer service to Hotel Deli River in Medan on Day 1.

The next day you will depart to Bukit Lawang in Gunung Leuser National Park to see the Orangutans in their natural environment.

We can reverse the itinerary according to your flight schedule.

3 days Medan – Orangutan Bukit Lawang (AVTJ3)

Day 1
Arrive at Kuala Namo airport of Medan with … …(please advise us your flight number and arrival time). We will fetch you from the airport and transfer to Hotel Deli River in a tropical garden. Hereafter you will make a city tour of Medan taking in the remaining original Dutch, English, Chinese and Malay architecture for 3 hours. In the late afternoon you go back to Hotel Deli River.

Day 2
Medan – Bukit Lawang (3,5 hours drive).
In the morning depart to Bohorok/Bukit Lawang, the orang utan rehabilitation centre via many rubber and palmoil plantations. It takes around 3 ½ hours driving from Medan to Bohorok/Bukit Lawang, part of Gunung Leuser nature reservation in North Sumatra province. After lunch (optional) you start for 3 hours jungle trekking with an experienced local guide in the tropical primary rainforest to see orang utans, Siamang (long arm apes), Thomas Leave Monkeys, long tail macaque and varieties of birds and others wildlife. In the afternoon you return to Bohorok. Overnight stay in Bukit Lawang. Your accommodation in Bukit Lawang is located on the banks of Bohorok river.

Option for accommodation:

  • Ecolodge Bukit Lawang Cottage
  • Sam’s Bungalow
  • Eriono Guesthouse
  • Batu Mandi Guesthouse

 Day 3
Bukit Lawang – Medan /Airport Kuala Namu. It takes 5 hours to reach kuala Namu airport from Bukit Lawang
Today we will transfer you to your hotel in Medan or to the airport to catch your flight the next destination. End of our services.

Included 
- 2 overnights accommodation in good medium class hotels in double/twin share room+ daily breakfast 
- transport in airconditioned car + fuel 
- driver, his meals and overnight accommodation costs
- permit and local guide for 3 hours jungle trekking in Bohorok/Bukit Lawang 
- entrance- and parking fees

Excluded 
- air tickets 
- personal expenses such as: drinks, souvenirs, lunch, dinner etc. 
- donations and tips

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Best of Sumatra: 5D4N - Medan, Lake Toba & Brastagi

Best of Sumatra: 5D4N - Medan, Lake Toba & Brastagi  - Medan, Indonesia

Duration: 5 days
Location: Medan, Indonesia

From USD
$450.00

Lake Toba tour visit Batak highland, Sibayak and Sinabung volcanoes in Karo highland.

5 days Medan Lake Toba Brastagi tour AVTJ 5

Day 1. Arrival in Medan – city tour.
Overnight stay in Hotel Deli River situated just outside Medan in the middle of a tropical garden ... More info ›

Lake Toba tour visit Batak highland, Sibayak and Sinabung volcanoes in Karo highland.

5 days Medan Lake Toba Brastagi tour AVTJ 5

Day 1. Arrival in Medan – city tour.
Overnight stay in Hotel Deli River situated just outside Medan in the middle of a tropical garden. Here you can rest after the long journey or make a walk in the neighbourhood.

Day 2. Medan – Lake Toba by the plantation route.
Today you drive along endless palm tree, rubber and cacao plantations and through the historic city of Pematang Siantar. We suggest you take a break at the hotel Siantar, built in 1912. In the afternoon you will arrive in Prapat on the borders of Lake Toba, where you cross the lake by ferry to the island Samosir. The car goes with us to the island. Overnight  directly on the lakeside.

Option for accommodations

  • Tabo Cottage
  • Carolina Cottage
  • Toledo Inn
  • Samosir Villa Resort

Day 3. Samosir – tour to Tomok, Ambarita and Simanindo.
This is a beautiful tour over the island. You can visit the typical Toba Batak villages: Tomok with its kings’ tombs, Ambarita with execution tables and Simanindo with traditional dances. Overnight stay on Samosir.

Day 4. Samosir – Prapat – Brastagi.
The route takes you from Prapat, along the edge of the lake, to the Karo highlands. En route you pass the tribal kings’ house of the Simalungun Batak in Pematung Purba, the Sipiso Piso falls and pineapple, ginger- and clove plantations. In the afternoon you will arrive at the cool mountain resort of Brastagi. Overnight stay in Brastagi.

Option for accommodations

  • Mikie Holiday Resort
  • Sinabung Hill
  • Grand Mutiara

Day 5. Brastagi – Medan.
The last day of your North Sumatra tour, you descend to the coastal lowland area of Medan, along an impressive route through the jungle. After arriving in Medan, you go straight to the airport Kuala Namu  for your next destination.

The price is inclusive of :

  • overnight accommodation in good medium class hotels in 2 pers. rooms
  • breakfast daily
  • transport in comfortable air-conditioned minibus or bus
  • fuel
  • the driver, his meals and overnight accommodation costs
  • cost of the ferry Parapat – Samosir and vice versa




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Half day Medan Heritage tour

Half day Medan Heritage tour - Medan, Indonesia

Duration: 4 hours
Location: Medan, Indonesia

From USD
$49.00

The following trip will include : The Sultan's Palace, The Great Mosk, Tjong A Fie Mansion, Former offices of the Deli Company and the Amsterdam Trading Company and still existing Chinese, Malay and Dutch architecture.

The first route
starts at the old central square of Medan, the Lapangan Merdeka (Independence square), in former times called Esplanade. Along this square are the central buildings of the town, some of them originating from colonial times like the Lonsum building of the British Harrisons & Crosfield company, in former days called the Julianagebouw, build in 1911, the offices of the Netherlands Indian Trading Bank and the Netherlands Trading Company build in the 1920s, the old town hall from 1908, the office of the Bank Indonesia, dating back to 1907, Hotel Dharma Deli (hotel De Boer) build in 1898 and the postoffice from 1911.

 The second route

The second route
goes through different ethnic quarters of Medan, first through the Chinese quarter where you can still see remnants of traditional Chinese shophouses ... More info ›

The following trip will include : The Sultan's Palace, The Great Mosk, Tjong A Fie Mansion, Former offices of the Deli Company and the Amsterdam Trading Company and still existing Chinese, Malay and Dutch architecture.

The first route
starts at the old central square of Medan, the Lapangan Merdeka (Independence square), in former times called Esplanade. Along this square are the central buildings of the town, some of them originating from colonial times like the Lonsum building of the British Harrisons & Crosfield company, in former days called the Julianagebouw, build in 1911, the offices of the Netherlands Indian Trading Bank and the Netherlands Trading Company build in the 1920s, the old town hall from 1908, the office of the Bank Indonesia, dating back to 1907, Hotel Dharma Deli (hotel De Boer) build in 1898 and the postoffice from 1911.

 The second route

The second route
goes through different ethnic quarters of Medan, first through the Chinese quarter where you can still see remnants of traditional Chinese shophouses. Further on do you pass by examples of the Amsterdam School of Architecture like the Catholic Church and the swimmingpool. The second part of this route goes via the so called Sultans-kampong, the grounds of the Sultan of Deli. Here we pass by the beautiful Grand Mosque from 1906 and the Maimoon Palace from 1889, both build by Dutch architects. From the Sultanskampong we drive through the oldest street of Medan, the Kesawan, with many remnants of days gone by like the AVROS and Varekamp buildings, Tip Top restaurant, the Tjong A Fie mansion, the Stork building and the former department store of Seng Hap. This route ends in the central square.

 

The third route
leads along the former impressive headoffice of the Deli tobacco Company followed by the oldest hospital of Medan, dating back to the 1880s and some former houses of employees of the Deli Railroad Company in the so called Serdang quarter. Here we also pass by the beautiful former headoffice of the Deli Railroad Company build in 1917.

 

The fourth and last route
starts again from the Esplanade whereafter we drive to the former European Polonia quarter with many beautiful villa’s. We pass by the military excercition fields where once Mata Hari lived, via the old court of justice and the former house of the Resident of East Sumatra build in 1898. Via fine examples of Amsterdam School Architecture like the Immanuel School from 1938 and the former research station for the tobacco in Jalan Diponegoro, we proceed to the Indian quarter where in former times the Indian population used to live. The Indian quarter is connected to the Medan Baru quarter via the Tjong Yong Hian bridge build in 1917. The tour continues via the residence of the Governor of North Sumatra (1939), the in Amsterdam School of Architecture style build Elisabeth Hospital (1930) and ends with the impressive office of the Amsterdam Trading Company finished in 1924.

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Private Tour: Karo Highlands and Lake Toba from Medan

Private Tour: Karo Highlands and Lake Toba from Medan - Medan, Indonesia
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Duration: 9 hours 30 minutes
Location: Medan, Indonesia

From USD
$70.00

Experience a full-day sightseeing on this private tour from Medan. You will visit Brastagi in the Karo Highlands which has two active volcanoes being Sinabung and Sibayak. Visit the fruit market and traditional Karo Batak Village with authentic houses which are still occupied by 8 families before continuing onto Sipisopiso waterfall where you can enjoy the beautiful view of Lake Toba.

You will be picked up from your accommodation in Medan between 8am – 9am to begin your drive along the fascinating route through the jungle to the mountain village of Brastagi in the Karo Highlands. 

Spend time in Brastagi between 10am – 11am ... More info ›

Experience a full-day sightseeing on this private tour from Medan. You will visit Brastagi in the Karo Highlands which has two active volcanoes being Sinabung and Sibayak. Visit the fruit market and traditional Karo Batak Village with authentic houses which are still occupied by 8 families before continuing onto Sipisopiso waterfall where you can enjoy the beautiful view of Lake Toba.

You will be picked up from your accommodation in Medan between 8am – 9am to begin your drive along the fascinating route through the jungle to the mountain village of Brastagi in the Karo Highlands. 

Spend time in Brastagi between 10am – 11am. In Brastagi you can view two active volcanoes, the Sibayak and the Sinabung. Brastagi was around during the colonial times a famous mountain resort because of its pleasant cool climate.  

Visit the colorful fruit market Brastagi between 11:15am -11:45am. Brastagi has volcanic fruitful soil which is ideal for growing fruits like passionfruit, mangistan, Solanum Betaceum which is locally called Terong Belanda, oranges and a variety of flowers. 

At 11:45am – 12:30pm drive to the traditional village of Dokan to see traditional Karo Dokan houses where people still live. In these traditional houses, named Djambur, 8 families occupy one house. Cattle, pigs and water buffaloes live below the house. You can visit a house and see their way of life. 

You will drive to Sipisopiso waterfall between 12:40pm – 1:40pm via beautiful rural scenery of the Karo Batak Highlands. The Sipisopiso is an impressive waterfall flowing into Lake Toba. From here you have beautiful views over the northern part of Lake Toba, the largest Crater Lake in South East Asia.

You will be on the road back to Medan at 2:40pm arriving back at your accommodation by 5:40pm.

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6 Day North Sumatra Highlights - Jungles Orangutans Lakes and Volcanoes

6 Day North Sumatra Highlights - Jungles Orangutans Lakes and Volcanoes - Medan, Indonesia

Duration: 6 days
Location: Medan, Indonesia

From USD
$862.13

6 Day North Sumatra Highlights - Jungles, Orangutans, Lakes and Volcanoes 
Bukit Lawang - Lake Toba - Berestagi
Highlights - 3 hour orangutan jungle trek - wildlife spotting - Sipiso Sipiso waterfall - Lake Toba Samosir Island - Batak king's residence - stone chairs - Berestagi volcanoes - Fruit and Flower markets - Buddhist Temple - Gundaling lookout - hot spring baths

Bukit Lawang, Berestagi and Lake Toba  – Sumatra Orangutans Lakes Volcanoes

DAY 1. Pick up from Medan accommodation at 9am ... More info ›

6 Day North Sumatra Highlights - Jungles, Orangutans, Lakes and Volcanoes 
Bukit Lawang - Lake Toba - Berestagi
Highlights - 3 hour orangutan jungle trek - wildlife spotting - Sipiso Sipiso waterfall - Lake Toba Samosir Island - Batak king's residence - stone chairs - Berestagi volcanoes - Fruit and Flower markets - Buddhist Temple - Gundaling lookout - hot spring baths

Bukit Lawang, Berestagi and Lake Toba  – Sumatra Orangutans Lakes Volcanoes

DAY 1. Pick up from Medan accommodation at 9am. 5 hour drive in private car to Samosir Island on Lake Toba.  Accommodation at Lake Toba (standard accommodation)

DAY 2. Today visit local Batak king’s residence (Raja Siallagan). Choose what you would like to do for the rest of the day (at your cost) walk around the local village or lake, hire a bicycle, visit museum and markets or just chill out by the lake. Car & driver available for your use. Optional activities include traditional dancing and Tomok markets. Accommodation at Lake Toba (standard accommodation)

DAY 3. In the morning to drive to Berestagi in morning stopping at the magnificent Sipiso Piso waterfall and a traditional Batak house and village on the way (Raja Kerajaan Purba). Visit to the Berestagi fruit and flower markets Gundaling Lookout and hotsprings when you arrive at Berestagi if there is enough time. Accommodation Berestagi Hotel. (standard accommodation).

DAY 4. Optional visit to Buddhist temple in morning. Drive by private car to Bukit Lawang (slow drive, some roads with potholes 7 hours). Bukit  Lawang Guesthouse (standard option).

DAY 5. In the morning head off on half day (3 hour) orangutan jungle trek in Gunung Leuser National Park via rubber plantation for wildlife & orangutan spotting. Return via On the Rocks to buy a cool drink and lunch if you like. Come back through the village to have a look at the shops and souvenirs,

Day 6. Leave today  to drive to Medan airport or your Medan Hotel (5 hours drive. Medan hotel at your cost). Visit Grand Mosque and Summer Palace on the way if enough time.

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Sumatra Half-Day Orangutan Trek from Bukit Lawang

Sumatra Half-Day Orangutan Trek from Bukit Lawang - Bohorok, Indonesia

Duration: 4 hours
Location: Bohorok, Indonesia

From USD
$57.96

Set off with your guide for your 4-hour small group adventure in Gunung Leuser National Park in North Sumatra to trek in the jungle around the old feeding platform area. Try to spot some semi wild orangutans and wild orangutans foraging in their natural habitat as well as other wildlife such as macaques, gibbons and thomas leaf monkeys ... More info ›

Set off with your guide for your 4-hour small group adventure in Gunung Leuser National Park in North Sumatra to trek in the jungle around the old feeding platform area. Try to spot some semi wild orangutans and wild orangutans foraging in their natural habitat as well as other wildlife such as macaques, gibbons and thomas leaf monkeys. You may also be lucky to hear or see the elusive Sumatran peacock or monitor lizard. Stop to enjoy a delicious jungle fruit snack before continuing your trek for more animal spotting and returning to your guesthouse or agreed drop off point.

Depart from your guest house in Bukit Lawang or from the agreed meeting point to start your trek into Gunung Leuser National Park, one of the largest national parks in the world containing over 800,000 hectares of rain forest in this UNESCO World Heritage site.

The journey takes you to the top of the mountain, where you can enjoy the fresh mountain air. Trek further up into the forest while you are enjoying the beautiful scenery and tropical plants, including the enormous rainforest trees, twisting lianas, palms and ferns. The trek leads you along the mountain ridge and around the old orangutan feeding ground area, where you will have the opportunity to search for and spot animals and orangutans in the wild Sumatran jungle. (The trek normally takes 4 hours in total depending on stops and fitness levels. The same distance is covered on each trek). 

Your tour concludes in the village of Bukit Lawang where you will then be taken back to your guest house or the agreed drop off point.

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