15 day tour Bukit Lawang to Tangkahan,Berastagi,Lake Toba,Bukit Tinggi and Padang option 2
A fifteen-days, fourteen-night exclusive overland tour around Sumatra.option 2
Pick-up from Medan airport or hotel and private transportation to accommodation in Bukit Lawang and stay overnight there.
After breakfast around 8am set up for 1 day trek,start to walk to the feeding platform and then continuing walk through the jungle and back in the afternoon to Bukit Lawang stay overnight there.
Early morning around 6:30am leave to Tangkahan (two-hour drive by car).after that start at 9am help elephant washing and then do elephant trekking for one hour.relaxing at the river and take a swim in the river and then to the hot spring.And in the afternoon back to Bukit Lawang stay overnight there.
Leave to Berastagi after breakfast,journey for 5-6 hours and stay overnight in Berastagi.
In the morning after breakfast set up for climbing the Sibayak volcano, (around 3 hours)
after the climb you can also visit the hot springs if you like.
On the way back to make a stop at the famous fruit market and in the afternoon tour round the town.
Back to to the accommodation and stay one more night there.
After breakfast start the tour to visit the village and the king house and back to the accommodation after lunch
get ready for journey to Lake Toba. During the journey you will stop at the waterfall Sipiso-piso,
where you can enjoy a spectacular view from the top of the hill. Continue journey to Lake Toba,
where you arrive at late afternoon, then cross to Samosir Island, where you stay overnight.
The following morning after breakfast get ready for tour around the Samosir island.
Visit the Ambarita village afterward visit Simanindo for to see Batak museum and Batak traditional dance performance at 10:30am,
after that visit another village to see sarong/ulos maker or Batak blanket ( hand made ).
have lunch and back to the accommodation stay one more night in Lake Toba.
Start after breakfast you could do another tour to visit another village etc.
And back to the accomoodation in the afternoon and stay one more night in Lake Toba.
Early morning cross the lake to Prapat from where you depart to Padang Sidempuan(another town before Bukit Tinggi). Along the southern shores of lake Toba with its picturesque ricefields and huge Batak kings’ graves,give you an amazing impression travel through the Toba highlands. During the trip you will pass hot sulphur springs at Sipoholon in Tarutung, and then you continue driving until Padang Sidempuan, a city in the middle of Mandailing land. Overnight stay in Padang Sidempuan.
Route to Bukittinggi in the Minangkabau highlands brings you back through to the ridge Bukit Barisan Sumatra. It is an impressive tour where you drive through the wall of a tropical rain forest. On the way you pass the equator at Bonjol. In the afternoon we arrived in the town of Bukittinggi cool and charming.stay overnight in Bukit Tinggi.
In the morning after breakfast get ready journey to Lake Maninjau via the silver town of Kota Gadang, on the other side of the Karbouwengat.and if you the sportive hiker the one hour walk through the deep Karbouwengat to Kota Gadang is a good things to do! . From Kota Gadang you will be picked up by the car to go to the lake Maninjau, down to the lake via the road with forty four curves. The lake is clean and good for swimming. In the afternoon you drive back to Bukit Tinggi.Stay overnight in Bukit Tinggi.
In the morning there was a tour of the former Fort de Kock, located at strategic points on a high mountain.and then visit the market and the famous ‘Karbouwengat’ that (Sianok canyon), an impressive canyon beside the city. Around the middle of the day you went to the Palace Pagaruyung in Minangkabau where you’ll see the various aspects of the Minangkabau society.afterward go to Harau nature reserve, famous for its huge rock formations and delightful butterflies.Overnight in Harau valley.
Today after breakfast you drive to Padang (bungus Bay). In your journey through Batusanggkar where you will see historic stone inscriptions in Hindu-Indian language of Sanskrit. Next you continue to Padang via the beautiful Anai valley with the Anai waterfall.
In the afternoon you can see the local people how to get the fish by net around the beach.
And you will stay overnight in Bungus bay.
In the morning after breakfast get ready tour to the pagang island,good place for relaxing,swim and snorkelling.
back in the afternoon and continue journey to Padang.
On arrival tour around the city of Padang. stay overnight in Padang.
Private transfort to airport,end of your tour in Sumatra
Price option A :
Price : 1400 euro/person
Price : 1200 euro/person
Price : 1000 euro/person
Bukit Lawang : jungle inn( honeymoon suite or jungle river view) or rindu alam hotel
Berastagi : sibayak international hotel,grand mutiara hotel.
Lake Toba : tabo cottage( batak suite room or batak villa)
Padang sidempuan : Mega permata hotel.
Bukit Tinggi : rocky hotel or denai view hotel.
Harau valley : ecolodge home stay
Padang/Bungus Bay : cavery beach hotel
Padang :Mercure hotel or Pangeran beach hotel
Price option B :
Price : 1200 euro/person
Price : 1000 euro/person
Price : 800 euro/person
Bukit Lawang : Jungle tribe,Garden inn,river side or eriono guesthouse.
Berastagi : sibayak guesthouse,
Lake Toba : tabo cottage ( junior suite or deluxe room)
Padang sidempuan : hotel bumi asih,natama hotel
Bukit Tinggi : benteng hotel,
harau valley : iqbal homestay
Padang/Bungus Bay : tin tin guest house,ricky home stay,
Padang : sriwijaya hotel,bunda hotel,idoh hotel,hang tua hotel.
Package tour includes:
private transportation between Medan – Bukit Lawang – Tangkahan – Berastagi- lake Toba-Bukit Tinggi- Padang,
with comfortable bus with air conditioner.
three night accommodation in Bukit Lawang with breakfast.
two night accommodation in Berastagi with breakfast.
three night accommodation in Lake Toba
one night accommodation in Padang sidempuan
one night accommodation in Bukit Tinggi with breakfast.
two night accommodation in Maninjau
one night accommodation in harau valley
one night accommodation in Padang with breakfast.
permits and fully licensed guides,
tour guide fee,entrancee fee.
camera tax (50,000 IDR / camera)
tour to the village and the visit the bat cave in Bukit Lawang.
one day trek in Bukit Lawang (for the itinerary see trek column)
food and water during trekking.
1 hour elephant trek and bathing
tour around Berastagi.
tour around lake toba
tour around Bukit Tinggi
tour around lake maninjau
Tour to the Pagang island ( snorkeling,swimming,relaxing)
tour around Padang city
Porter to carry your luggage from bus station to the accommodation.
Package excludes: Flight, visa and insurance,lunch and dinner.
Note : No elephant trek on Friday.
We can arrange a taylor made package according to the length of your stay, or you can build your own itinerary