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6 Day North Sumatra Highlights - Jungles Orangutans Lakes and Volcanoes

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    What to Expect
    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 twin share (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 twin share (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 twin share. (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 twin share (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,Bukit  Lawang Guesthouse twin share (standard option).

    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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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Centrally located Medan Accommodation or Bukit Lawang accommodation at 9am
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    6 days
    Return Details
    To your Medan accommodation
    • Accommodation included is Sumatran standard guest houses twin share, with western toilet and either shower or mandi (traditional wash with bucket and scoop, cold water only at all guest houses)
    • National Park fees
    • Driver
    • Local guide
    • Tour escort/host
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
    • 5 nights accommodation twin share
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum age is 18 years
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Reviewed 29 July 2019 via mobile

    Upon arrival we were met at the airport by Amin and the driver seamlessly and set off on our tour. The driving in Sumatra is questionable however our driver was very safe and not once did we feel in danger on the roads. The whole...More

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    Reviewed 19 January 2019

    Northern Sumatra is a rare and beautiful place with lots to see and do, the people are welcoming and kind, the food delicious and you have the opportunity to see and learn so much in a short time. We have just completed this tour and...More

    Date of experience: January 2019
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