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GREAT SUMATRA ADVENTURE TRIP
16 Days / 15 Nights
DAY 01: AIRPORT – HOTEL (Tiara Hotel / Asean Intl Hotel / Grand Antares Hotel)
Upon your arrival at Kualanamu International Airport,your will be meet by our local driver who will transfer you to hotel.Enjoy a free afternoon to relax or wander around.
DAY 02: MEDAN – TANGKAHAN (Mega Inn / Bamboo River Guesthouse) (B)
After breakfast drive to Tangkahan via Binjai and Tanjung Pura , on the way you will visit several villages where you can see the daily activities of the local people, arrival at Tangkahan (a part of Leuser National Park) check-in to your Guesthouse.
Enjoy a free afternoon to rest or discover by yourself the area around your hotel full of natural tropical rain forest!
DAY 03: TANGKAHAN – ELEPHANT SAFARI (B)
After breakfast walk to the starting point for your Elephant ride, where you may join with the Mahout during the Elephant bath ! After washing the Elephant you will go for a 1h00 Elephant ride through the river and jungle. After riding the elephant take a short rest and then enjoy tubing through the river. You will encounter a Fantastic Buluh Waterfall where you can take a natural shower and enjoy sun bathing and swimming in the river. In the afternoon you will arrive at the village where you will be able to get in touch with the local people and discover their daily activities ! Return to your guest house by walk for the night.
DAY 04: TANGKAHAN – BUKIT LAWANG BY Jeep (Bukit Lawang Cottages / Rindu Alam Hotel) (B)
After breakfast leave Tangkahan for Bukit Lawang by Jeep passing several plantation and jungle roads, on the way stop at a plantation and visit several interesting places suh as magnificient panorama and witness the activities of the local people. Upon arrival at Bukit Lawang check in to your hotel.
DAY 05: BUKIT LAWANG – TREKING (B)
After breakfast walk to the jungle to start a jungle trek to explore the nature of Leuser National Park with it’s flora and fauna. You will have the opportunity to see Orang Utan in their own habitat and other kind of animal such as Thomas leaf monkeys, long tail macaque, gibbon, black gibbon of the tropical rain forest. This trek will take about 3 hours. Return to hotel when trek is over.
Free afternoon free to enjoy the nature of Bukit Lawang where you can also walk around the village close to the hotel.
DAY 06: BUKIT LAWANG – BRASTAGI (Grand Mutiara Hotel / Sinabung Hotel) (B)
After breakfast drive to Brastagi on the way we will stop at Sembahe River, and also Lhumbini Park with its duplicate of Shwedagon pagoda.Our visit will then continue in the local fruit market, and Gundaling Hill.
Arrival in Brastagi in the afternoon, check in to the hotel!
DAY 07: BRASTAGI – SAMOSIR / LAKE TOBA (Silintong Hotel /Toledo Inn / Tabo Cottages) (B)
After breakfast drive to Parapat to visit the traditional village of Batah Karo in Dokan, stop at Sipiso-piso waterfall, and Rumah Bolon (meaning Long house) .We will then view the old palace of Batak Simalungun Kings and Simarjarunjung to see the view on the Lake Toba,.
Arrival at Parapat cross to Samosir Island by ferry , check in to your hotel in Samosir.
DAY 08: MOTOR BIKE TOUR (B)
After breakfast you may choose to explore Samosir Island “ The Area of Batak Toba people” by Motor Cycle to the Top of Samosir Hill to see Small Lake at the Top of the Hill called “Sidahoni Lake”, where on the way you will see several Batak Toba villages, and discover the activities of local people such as visiting children in school to have a overview of the Indonesian educative system.You will also visit the village where the local people make traditional hand weaving and other activities.If you prefer to go trekking for the day, our tour guide will accompany you to the jungle on Samosir Island with the possibility to stop at several villages. Return to your hotel in the afternoon.
DAY 09: SAMOSIR – SIPIROK (Tor Sibohi Hotel) (B)
After breakfast cross back to Parapat and from Parapat drive to Sipirok, on the way stop to see pineapple plantation , clove and coffee plantation and visit the traditional market at Balige.Continue at Sigur-gur and Sipoholon Hot Springs. Before arrival at Sipirok enjoy the nature by walking around Sarulla river, the rice terrace and arive at Sipirok to check in to your hotel.
DAY 10: SIPIROK – BUKITTINGGI (Royal Denai Hotel / Pusako Hotel) (B)
Leave Sipirok for Bukittinggi where you will pass the rain tropical forest of Rimba Panti and stop to see the funny monkey picking up the coconut. Visit pepper, vanilla, cardamon and cinnamon garden, and cross the equator line at Bonjol.You will arrive in the afternoon in Bukittinggi – the charming town of Minangkabau peole – directly check in to hotel.
DAY 11: BUKITTINGGI – MINANGKABAU TOUR (B)
After breakfast drive to Batusangkar via Tabek Patah, on the way stop at Rao-Rao to visit Minangkabau traditional village and stop to see the traditional coffee milling, arrival at Batusangkar drive to Pagaruyung to visit the duplicate of the Palace of Minangkabau Kingdom, afternoon return to Bukittinggi via Padang Panjang and visit Pandai Sikat village to see Minangkabau traditional hand weaving and wood carving.
DAY 12: BUKITTINGGI – KERINCI SEBLAT / KERSIK TUO (Subandi Gueshouse / Paiman Guesthouse) (B)
After breakfast drive to Kersik Tuo via Painan, on the way stop at Bungus beach, passing tropical rain forest and afternoon arrival at Kersik Tuo, the area of Kerinci Seblat National Park check in to hotel.
DAY 13: .LAKE GUNUNG TUJUH TREKKING (B,L)
After breakfast, transfer by minibus to Lake Mount Seven National Park for about 1 hour. Lake Danau Tujuh is a huge-mysterious lake on 1.995m above sea-level and surrounded by primary rainforest and 7 hills. Lunch will be served on the side of the lake. The pristine area around the lake is known as the habitat of Sumatran Tigers, Sumatran Elephants, Primates, endemic birds of Sumatra as well as research area for the “small man” who live in the jungle around the lake. Most of the day is spent by trekking and explore the surrounding in search for animals, birds and exotic plants.
DAY 14: KERINCI SEBLAT – ENJOYING THE ATMOSPHERE (B)
After breakfast and easy day to enjoy the atmosphere around the area of Kerinci Seblat National Park, tour can be made to Kayu Aro Tea plantation, explore the river around and witness the activities of local people.
DAY 15: KERINCI SEBLAT – PADANG (Rocky Hotel / similar hotel) (B)
After breakfast drive to Padang via Muara Labuh, on the way passing tea plantation, visiting waterfall, Twin Lake of Lake Diatas and Lake Dibawah. Afternoon arrival in Padang check in to hotel.
DAY 16: HOTEL – AIRPORT / TRANSFER (B)
After breakfast free at own leisure until time transferred to Airport Tour End.