North Sumatra Wildlife Tour
- 5 Days
Your North Sumatra Wildlife Tour starts from Kualanamu airport of Medan. Better you arrive by morning flight, then our local guide will pick you up and will directly start your 3 – 4 hours driving to Tangkahan. The distance is about 93 km away from Medan via Binjai and Batang Serangan. More than halfway will be on a bad road condition, bumpy road – that will slower the car .
Upon arrival in Tangkahan from Medan, then directly to the lodge to keep your stuff that you don’t need during the jungle trek. Then with your local guide and porter team, you will start your 2 days jungle trekking to the Leuser National Park with the aim of hunting the wild orchid as well as experiencing many kind of flora and fauna. You will find the amazing Ficus tree on this track, and if you are lucky, you will have a chance to see Gibbons, Orangutans, Thomas Leaf Monkey’s, Deer, or Macaques. Campsite will set up around the Goa Kambing (Goat Cave) area – or in different spot that’s appropriate according to your local guide. Dinner will be prepared freshly cooked by the porter team. After dinner if you want to, with your guide you will explore more in searching for nocturnal, if you are lucky you will have the possibilities to see some nocturnal.
Before trekking or overnight in the jungle, please re-pack your stuff. All the stuff you do not need during in the jungle you can leave at the lodge. We will prepare luggage room or 1 room with lock to keep all your stuff.
Wake up with the sounds of nature surrounds you. Your freshly cooked breakfast will be prepared, second day trekking in the jungle will take for 6 to 7 hours, with the aim of hunting the wild orchid as well as experiencing many kinds of flora and fauna. Your guide will take you deeper in to the jungle of Mt. Leuser National Park. Along the track you will have a chance to see Gibbons, Orangutans, Thomas Leaf Monkey’s, Deer, Macaques, and other wildlife. In the afternoon out the jungle by riding on inner tubes along the Batang Serangan River, the inner tubes have been modified to ensure safety. You will feel like you are dancing on the river swell using inner tube. Arrive at the finish point and directly walk back to your lodge. Dinner will be at the lodge.
Accommodation: Mega Inn Lodge River view
NOTE: The accommodation in this area is a very standard accommodation. No Air conditioned, no hot shower, just fan, and bed with mosquito net. Please bring your own toiletries.
Breakfast at the lodge and then leave Tangkahan for Bukit Lawang, another part of the Mt. Leuser National Park. You will be transfer by Jeep to Baharok area, the distance is around 84 Km but the road condition is also bad, you will be passing rubber and palm oil plantation and some small villages. Upon arrival at Bukit Lawang drop some of your stuff you don’t need in the jungle to your hotel, then with your local guide and porter team, you will be starting your 2 days adventure to explore the other part of Leuser National Park. Walking the Leuser National Park is the time to experience many kinds of flora and fauna as well as enjoy the song of birds and Siamang "The Black Gibbon" and of course if you are lucky you will meet the Sumatran Orangutan. In the afternoon the porter team will set your tent for campsite and prepare the meals for dinner. If you want to, then with your guide you can explore the area to see some nocturnal.
Before trekking or overnight in the jungle, please re-pack your stuff. All the stuff you do not need during in the jungle you can leave at the luggage room at your hotel
Breakfast with the sound of nature surrounds you. Then packed your stuff and you will continue explore the national park deeper for Sumatran Orangutan, the beautiful hornbill, sun bear, Siamang “the black gibbon”, birds, and many kinds of flora and fauna. From your guide you will also learn the edible plant and medication plant along the track. In the afternoon, end the adventure and check in to your accommodation for dinner and overnight.
Accommodation: Heritage Hotel
Wake up early, you will have your breakfast box to go. Then latest at 6 AM you will start your 3 hours driving to Medan airport to catch your flight to your next destination.
Meals: Breakfast box
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- Flexible Departure Date
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