2 (Two) Days Jungle Trek

Tour Prices :
€120/person

This adventurous overnight trek in Gunung Leuser National Park is the most popular option to discover and really experience the tropical rainforest of North Sumatra. During this two-day trek you go deeper into the jungle, with great chances of seeing orangutans up-close in their natural habitat.

Duration : 2 Days and 1 night
Grade : Maderate
Depature : Bukit Lawang (9am)
Group Size : Max 6 person

Your camera, comfortable walking shoes, long trousers & socks, change of clothes, sweater, raincoat, flip flops or sandals, towel, torch, swimsuit, toilet paper, mosquito repellent, sunscreen,  light backpack & 1 bottle of water

All permits (national park & guide association), certified english speaking guide, assistant guide, tropical fruit snack, lunch x2 (nasi goreng), tea & coffee, homemade dinner x1, fresh water (from boiled water) homemade breakfast x1, camping equipment (tent, mattress, sleeping bag, mosquito net)

optional : tubing (oversize rubber rings), rafting captain, rafting equipment/porter.

Day 1

We start at  9 am, after your breakfast, your Guide will pick you up at your accomodation.

Follow your guide walk down the river, then go uphill and cross rubber plantations in the way to the entrance of the Gunung Leuser National Park . Here you will have some time to enjoy this impressive scenery of wild apes and monkeys swinging in the trees around you. If you’re lucky,  you should have some chance to spot semi-wild Sumatran Orangutans ,you will have time to observe them swinging in the trees and taking care of their babies!

After one or two hours of hiking you will have a refreshing snack break of  our tropical fruits. Then you will hike up again and walk for about one more hour and stop for enjoying your lunch  find some comfort on the big buttress roots of the jungle giants and enjoy unforgettable viewpoints overlooking the whole valley of the Bohorok River and the Gunung Leuser National Park on the background.

Afterwards, Continue your trekking when you feel ready and explore more wildlife on your way. Meet up to 4 different monkey species, white-handed gibbons, turtles and the great argus when you trek through the densely wooded mountains.  You will arrive our campsites at the riverside around 4 pm.

Relax and refresh yourself with some tea or coffee with cookie, discovering the area around your campsite while your guide and cooker will prepare the camp and delicious lokal food for dinner. After diner you can relax, chatting or playing funny games with your guides around candles and a bonfire. Enjoy a goodnight of sleep surrounded by magical jungle sounds.

Day 2

Wake up the next morning  and enjoy the homemade breakfast of toast and omelet with some vegetables or pancakes with a beautiful morning view infront of our cempsite, after breakfast pack all your belongings and start hiking again between 9 and 10 am. Here you can choose between walking back to Bukit Lawang or rafting down the river on big rubber tires with our traditional “jungle taxi”

After breakfast between 9 or 10 am you will start trekking for around 3 hours and keep an eye out for rare species like black gibbons, sun bears and silver leaf monkeys, turtle! In the deeper parts of the rainforest you have a higher chance of spotting different species of birds as well like great argus rhinoceros hornbill ect.  You will arrive in Bukit Lawang between 1 to 2 pm.

 

3 (Three) Days Jungle Trek

Tour Prices :
€150/person

Do you love hiking and nature? During this three-day trek you will get a truly unforgettable jungle adventure. You go deep into the National park and will have many opportunities to see orang utans and other wildlife close in their natural habitat. You will stay overnight in two different camps in the Gunung Leuser National Park.

Duration : 3 Days and 2 nights
Grade : Moderate
Depature : Bukit Lawang (9am)
Group Size : Max 6 person

Your camera, comfortable walking shoes, long trousers & socks, changes of clothes, raincoat, flip flops or sandals, towel, torch, swimsuit, toilet paper, mosquito repellent, sunscreen, light backpack & 1 bottle of water

All permits (national park & guide association), certified english speaking guide, assistant guide, tropical fruit snack, lunch x3 , tea & coffee, homemade dinner x2 (traditional food), fresh water (from boiled water) homemade breakfast x2, camping equipment (tent, mattress, sleeping bag, mosquito net).

optional : tubing (oversize rubber rings), rafting captain, rafting equipment/porter.

Day 1

We start at  9 am, after your breakfast, your Guide will pick you up at your accomodation.

Follow your guide walk down the river, then go uphill and cross rubber plantations in the way to the entrance of the Gunung Leuser National Park . Here you will have some time to enjoy this impressive scenery of wild apes and monkeys swinging in the trees around you. If you’re lucky,  you should have some chance to spot semi-wild Sumatran Orangutans ,you will have time to observe them swinging in the trees and taking care of their babies!

After one or two hours of hiking you will have a refreshing snack break of  our tropical fruits. Then you will hike up again and walk for about one more hour and stop for enjoying your lunch  find some comfort on the big buttress roots of the jungle giants and enjoy unforgettable viewpoints overlooking the whole valley of the Bohorok River and the Gunung Leuser National Park on the background.

Afterwards, Continue your trekking when you feel ready and explore more wildlife on your way. Meet up to 4 different monkey species, white-handed gibbons, turtles and the great argus when you trek through the densely wooded mountains.  You will arrive our campsites at the riverside around 4 pm.

Relax and refresh yourself with some tea or coffee with cookie, discovering the area around your campsite while your guide and cooker will prepare the camp and delicious lokal food for dinner. After diner you can relax, chatting or playing funny games with your guides around candles and a bonfire. Enjoy a goodnight of sleep surrounded by magical jungle sounds.

Day 2

Wake up the next morning  and enjoy the homemade breakfast of toast and omelet with some vegetables or pancakes, after breakfast pack all your belongings and start hiking again between 9 and 10 am.

After breakfast, keep trekking for around 3 hours and keep an eye out for rare species like black gibbons, sun bears and silver leaf monkeys! In the deeper parts of the rainforest you have a higher chance of spotting different species of birds as well like great argus rhinoceros hornbill ect.

Enjoy your lunch surrounded by the rainforest and its jungle sounds. Around 4 pm you will arrive at your second campsite, relax and take a refreshing swim in the waterfall. The Monitor lizard who lives there since many years will probably give you a visit. Enjoy your last jungle dinner after sunset and relax while listening to the jungle stories of your guide. If your are interested, your guide will try to show you some nocturnal inhabitants of the rainforest, like slowloris, owls or civet cats.

Afterwards, Get some rest to be ready for your next and last trekking day.

Day 3

When you wake up after your second night in the jungle, you will Have some homemade breakfast and enjoy the morning atmosphere of the rainforest that will make you feel like a real jungle explorer . Now you can choose between relaxing at the river campsite or trekking for another few more hours through this impressive jungle you will have opportunity to see the 8 species of monkeys that are hiding in the Gunung Leuser National Park : the Sumatran Orangutan, the Long Tail Macaques, the Pig Tail Macaques, the Thomas Leaf Monkeys, the Silver Leaf Monkeys but also the more rare to see White-handed Gibbons, Siamangs and Slow Loris.

After your last lunch in the jungle, end your trek with a refreshing and fun experience : the “jungle taxi” will bring you back to Bukit Lawang by a traditional tubing ride along the Bohorok River. You will arrive in Bukit Lawang between 1:00 or 2:00 pm