North Sumatra Adventure
This trip will take us through Java; a volcano dotted island boasting a dazzling array of bewitching landscapes – iridescent rice fields, smoking volcanoes and rainforest, savannah and virgin beaches – magical archaeological sites and profound traditions. Moving east to the centre will reward us with fascinating experience and insight about Indonesia’s most complex and culturally compelling island.
AT A GLANCE
Day 1: Arrival in Medan – Bukit Lawang
Meet & greet upon arrival in Kualanamu International Airport of Medan. Drive to Bukit Lawang with stop at several Plantation for Rubber and Palm oil arrival at Bukit Lawang check in to hotel.
Overnight at Bukit Lawang Cottage / RinduAlam Hotel
Day 2: Bukit Lawang – GunungLeuser National Park
After breakfast walking to the jungle to start a jungle tracking to explore the nature of Leuser National park with their flora and fauna, the possibility to see Orang Utan on their own habitat and other kind of animal such as Thomas leaf monkeys, long tail macaque, gibbon, black gibbon and other kind of flora and fauna of tropical rain forest.
Overnight in a tent or shelter in the jungle
Day 3: Bukit Lawang – GunungLeuser National Park
After breakfast prepared by tour guide continue tracking, today is full day walking and explore the rain tropical forest with their wild life living in their natural habitat. Afternoon return to hotel.
Overnight at Bukit Lawang Cottage / RinduAlam Hote
Day 4: Bukit Lawang - Berastagi
After breakfast drive to Brastagi , on the way stop at Sembahe River, passing Sibolangit, and arrival at Brastagi visiting Lhumbini Park with its duplicate of Shwedagon pagoda, then visit fruit market, and Gundaling Hill.
Overnight at Sinabung Hills / Sibayak International Hotel
Day 5: Berastagi – Sibayak Volcano –Samosir (Toba Lake)
Early morning drive to the slope of Sibayak Volcano and then climb up the mountain, will take about 2 – 3 hours until reach the peak of Sibayak, arriving at the peak of Sibayak you can enjoy sun rise and also the creater of Sibayak Volcano, then walk down back to Brastagi via difefrent route where you will visit Lau Debuk-Debuk hot spring, then drive back to hotel in Brastagi for breakfast. After breakfast drive to Samosir , on the way visit Batak Karo traditional village at “Dokan”, stop at Sipiso-piso waterfall, visiting “Rumah Bolon” (Long House) the old Palace of Batak Simalungun Kings and stop at Simarjarunjung to enjoy the fantastic view of Lake Toba. Arrival at Parapat crossing to Samosir Island by ferry boat, arrival at Samosir Island check-in to hotel.
Overnight at Samosir Villa / Toledo Inn
Day 6: Samosir (Toba Lake)
After breakfast excursion on Samosir Island by car, visiting several Batak Toba traditional villages at:
– Ambarita: To see stone chairs and tables the old meeting place of Sialagan Kings.
– Simanindo: To see Batak Toba traditional dances and museum.
– Pangururan: To see the view of Lake Toba and Hot springs water.
– Tomok: To see the old tomb of Sidabutar King
along on this trip also possible to stop at school to see the activities of young children in the school, visiting the village where the people make traditional hand weaving + stop also at scenic places like the graves! Afternoon return back to hotel
Overnight at Samosir Villa / Toledo Inn
Day 7: Samosir - Medan
After breakfast drive back to Medan via PematangSiantar and Tebingtinggi, on the way stop at several plantation, and it will take about 5 hours driving. Arrival in Medan city tour by visiting Sultan Palace, Great Mosque, Chinese temple and Kesawan are “ The old center of edan city” with several heritage building still exist, afternoon check in to hotel.
Overnight at Le Polonia / Emerald Garden Hotel
Day 8: Departure
Free time in the morning. Transfer to the airport in time for our onward flight to the next destination.
“We wish you a pleasant journey”
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South Sulawesi, Indonesia