Discover North Sumatera , West Sumatera and Jambi Province 25 Days Sumatera Adventure Trip
DISCOVER NORTH SUMATERA , WEST SUMATERA AND JAMBI PROVINCE
25 DAYS SUMATERA ADVENTURE TRIP
( TOUR CODE : IL- 25 D SAT)
DAY 01 : AIRPORT / MEDAN – HOTEL ( Grand Angkasa Hotel / Tiara / Best Western Asean Htl)
Upon arrival at Polonia Airport Medan pick uo by our tour guide and then transfer to hotel in Medan. Afternoon free at own leisure
DAY 02 : MEDAN – TANGKAHAN ( Mega Inn / bamboo river Guest House) B
After breakfast drive to Tangkahan via Binjai and Tanjung Pura, on the way visit several villages where you can see the daily activities of local people, arrival at Tangkahan (A Part of Leuser National Park) check In to simple Guest House. Afternoon free at own leisure or walking around the area of the hotel, at the Bank of the river and the possibility to see the Elephant washing at the river.
DAY 03 : ELEPHANT SAFARI + RIVER SAFARI .B
After breakfast walking to the Bank of the River and then by Elephant walking to the jungle, passing and crossing the river and the possibility to see several kind of flora and fauna in the rain tropical forest. After lunch time explore the river where the possibility to see thousand of butterfly on the beach of the river and contact with local peoples afternoon return back to hotel.
DAY 04 : TANGKAHAN – BUKIT LAWANG ( Bukit Lawang Cottage / Rindu Alam) B
After breakfast drive to Bukit Lawang by Jeep, on the way stop at several plantation for rubber, cocoa and palm oil, arrival at Bukit Lawang check in to hotel and afternoon free at own leisure.
DAY 05.LEUSER NATIONAL PARK TRACKING (Overnight Tent OR Shelter) B,L,D
Second day Tracking in the jungle will take for 6 to 7 hours and will explore the park and walking down to the bank of the river where we can take a swim on the river, during the tracking the wild life in the jungle will be a fantastic experience.
DAY 06.CONTINUE TRACKING – RETURN TO HOTEL.B.L.
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.
DAY 07. BUKIT LAWANG – BRASTAGI.( Grand Mutiara / Sinabung Hotel / Similar) B
After breakfast drive to Brastagi with stop at Sembahe river and Sikulikap waterfall and visit Batak Karo traditional village at Peceren, and fruit market, afternoon check in to hotel.
DAY 08. CLIMBING UP SIBAYAK VULCANO. B
After early breakfast in the morning climbing up to Sibayak Vulcano, the trekking will take about 4 to 5 hours to the Top of Sibayak, return back to Brastagi via Sidebuk – debuk hotsprings, enjoying the swimming on sulfur swimming pool, afternoon return back to hotels.
DAY 09. BRASTAGI – SAMOSIR . (Silintong / Toledo Inn/Tabo Cottage) B
After breakfast drive to Parapat on the way visit Batak Karo traditional village at Dokan, Sipiso-piso waterfall, Rumah Bolan (Long House) the old palace of Batak Simalungun Kings and Simarjarunjung to see the view of Lake Toba, upon arrival at Parapat crossing to Samosir Island by ferry boat arrival at Samosir check in to hotel.
DAY10 : 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 of the way visiting several Batak Toba village, to see the activities of local people such us visiting children on the school, visiting the village where the local people make traditional hand weaving and other activities. When you prefer tracking, our tour guide will accompany tracking to the jungle on Samosir Island with the possibility to stop at several villages. Afternoon return to hotel.
DAY 11 : SAMOSIR FREE AT OWN LEISURE. B
Today is a free time to relax, swimming, sun bathing or walking around the villages and still possible to take a Boat trip ( Optional Tour)
DAY 12.SAMOSIR – SIPIROK . (Tor Sibohi Htl)B.
After breakfast crossing back to Parapat and arrival at Parapat drive to Sipirok, on the way stop at Pineapple, clove, and coffee plantation and visiting traditional market at Balige Sigur-gur and Sipoholon Hot Springs. Before arrival at Sipirok the day enjoy the nature by walking at the bank of Sarulla river, the rice terrace and arrival at Sipirok check in to hotel.
DAY 13.SIPIROK – BUKITTINGGI (Pusako / Denai Htl) B .
Leave Sipirok for Bukittinggi by passing rain tropical forest of Rimba Panti and stop will be made to see the attraction of monkey picking up the coconut. Visit pepper, vanilla, cardamon and cinnamon garden, and crossing the equator line at Bonjol, afternoon arrival at Bukittinggi the charming towns of Minangkabau directly check in to hotel.
DAY 14 : BUKITTINGGI MINANGKABAU TOUR. B
After breakfast drive to Batu Sangkar via Tabek Patah, on the way stop at Rao-Rao to visit Minangkabau traditional village and stop to see traditional village and stop to see traditional coffee milling, arrival at Batu Sangkar 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 15.BUKITTINGGI – TREKKING PUNCAK LAWANG TO MANINJAU ( Pasir Panjang htl)B
After breakfast drive to Puncak Lawang, on the way stop to see traditional Sugar Cane Miling and then enjoying the view of Lake Maninjau from the Top of Lawang, then walking down trough the jungle, enjoying the wild animal with flora and fauna of tropical forest, in the middle of the jungle stop to see Waterfall and rest, then continue trekking to Bayur village, arrival at Bayur village by car drive to Hotel.
DAY 16. MANINJAU – FREE.
Today is a free time to enjoy swimming, sun bathing, cycling or just walking to the villages around the hotel.
DAY 17. MANINJAU – KERSIK TUO.
After breakfast drive to Solok passing Lake Singkarak, Lake Diatas and Lake di Bawah, enjoying the nice view of real tropical forest a long the way with a fantastic view of Tea Plantation at Kayu Aro, arrival at Kersik Tuo overnight at Simple Losmen.
DAY 18.LAKE GUNUNG TUJUH TREKKING. (Subandi / Paiman Guest House) B.L,D
After breakfast, transfer by bus to Lake Mount seven National Park for about 1 hours. Lake Danau Tujuh is a huge-mysterious lake on 1.995 m 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. Dinner and overnight in a tent.
DAY 19 : CONTINUE TRACKING. B,L,D
Today will continue tracking to explore the nature of Kerinci Seblat National park, experience more fauna and fauna of the national park.
DAY 20: TRACKING BACK TO KERSIK TUO. B,L
After breakfast tracking to other side of National park and walking back to Kersik Tuo, afternoon arrival at Kersik Tuo back to hotel.
DAY 21 : SANGIR RIVER EXPLORATION WITH TRADISIONAL CANOE. B,L
After breakfast drive to Sangir River and then starting by traditional canoe explore the river where enjoying the nature with its flora and fauna and then return back to starting point tracking trough the jungle, small village and rice field, afternoon return back to guest house.
DAY 22.KERSIK TUO – BANGKO (Permata / Bukit Indah htl) B
After breakfast visiting Semurup Hot Spring, Old Historical Mosque with its Giant Drum and Lake Kerinci, then drive to Bangko on the way passing rain tropical forest with its flora and fauna. Stop will be made at several interesting places and arrival at Bangko check in to hotel.
DAY 23.EXPLORE KUBU PRIMITIVE TRIBE.B.L.D
After breakfast drive around 2 hours to the village near the jungle then walking to the jungle to explore where the nomadic Kubu people live and witness their daily activity and its traditional and culture, picnic lunch box provide and afternoon return back to hotel.
DAY 24.BANGKO – PADANG ( Rocky Hotel / Similar) B
After breakfast drive to Padang via Trans Sumatra highway and with stop at Muara Bungo, Singkarak Lake and passing several interesting places, arrival at Padang check in to hotel.
DAY 25.HOTEL – AIRPORT / TRANSFER. B
After breakfast drive Airport for your flight to next destination.
Tour price Included :
• Accommodation / Twin Sharing
• Air condition Tourist Transport
• Meals as Indicated on Itinerary
• Tranfers and Tours
• All Entrance fee
• Camping equipment
• Rafting Equipment and English speaking Tour Guide.
Excluded : Air fare, Airport taxes, Insurance, Donations, Tips and all personal gratuitie
-In Bukittinggi we have special full day bicycle trip, visiting village, rice field, etc. It can be as an option for the clients trip during stay at Bukittinggi, for clients interested fullday bicycle trip will charge extra : Rp.200.000 / person.