If you had enough time, 9 Days 8 Nights tours in North Sumatra is the perfect time to explore. Trekking in Gunung Leuser National Park and hiking Mount Sibayak in Berastagi and end up relaxing in the heart of Lake Toba, Samosir Island all in 9 Days 8 Nights North Sumatra Tour
Day One – Pick up from hotel or aiport
Pick up from Medan, Kualanamu Airport or any hotel in medan. Driving straight to Bukit Lawang that takes approximately 4 – 5 hours passing through small towns with rubber trees, massive palm oil. Check in hotel after arriving at Bukit Lawang. Stay overnight
Day Two – Jungle Trekking 2 Days One Night
After breakfast around 8.30 AM set up for a two days jungle trek, walking around 6-7 hours looking for Orangutan and other wildlife.
After 6-7 hours walk you will arrive at the campsite near the river. Near the campsite you can swimming, relaxing and chilling.
We will spend the night a campsite made of bamboo with plastic on top it and domb tent inside plus matrass and small pillow. Falling asleep and waking up to the sounds of monkeys and birds and is an incredible and memorable experinc
Day Three – Return to Bukit Lawang with Jungle Taxi
Wake up the morning you will feel morning atmosfer and the sounds of the jungle. While the breakfast prepare, you could observe or meditation beside the the river.
If you are lucky, you can observe the Sumatran Monitor Lizards, tortoises and colourful river butterflies around the campsite . After breakfast, we will start trekking again about 3 or 4 hours walking and will arrive in Barohorok River.
After taking lunch beside the Bahorok River, time for us to return to Bukit Lawang. It take 25 – 30 minutes, because we will use special Jungle Taxi by Traditional Tube Rafting down the Bahorok River.
Don’t worry about your personal stuff such as bag, camera, phone, etc. Because your guide and team will taking care of it with thick plastic bag. Arrive in your accomodation and you will stay over night Bukit Lawang.
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Day Four – Berastagi Highland Tour
After breakfast, we will Wonderful North Sumatra Tour to Berastagi for 3,5 hours. On the way to Berastagi we will make a small tour to the Ghost Village on the feet of Mount Sinabung.
Where people used to live there before the eruption of Mount Sinabung back to 2010. Arrive in Berastagi, check in Hotel and stay overnight.
Day 5 – Sibayak Volcano Sunrise Tour
Wake up 4.15 AM in the morning, set up for climbing Sibayak Volcano. It will take 15 minutes drive to the starting point and there will hiking to the top of Mount Sibayak to catch the sunrise, in 90 minutes we arrive on peak (Also possible to hike after breakfast in hotel).
At 7.30 AM going down to parking area and continue to Natural Hot Spring relaxing and chilling.
Visit fruit market & Catholic Chuch with Karonese Architecture
Stay over night in Berastagi
Day 6 – Proceed to Lake Toba
Continue journey to Samosir Lake Toba. On our way to Lake Toba after lunch time, we will have some quick stop to visit Dokan Village, the authentic traditional Batak Karo village.
Then proceed the trip to a fabulous tourist attraction around North Sumatra, the charming Sipiso-piso waterfall.
Our journey will proceed to Tiga Ras, cross the lake with fery to Samosir Island. Check in hotel and stay overnight
Day 7 – Cultural Immersion Tour Samosir Island.
Our tour start visiting the most famous tour highlights around Samosir Island – Toba Lake. “King Siallagan” Stone chair ancient court-yard somewhere at Ambarita village, surrounded with typical Bolon houses will be our first stop.
Later on we will visit Simanindo or Tomok Village village to watch the performance of Batak Toba traditional dance.
Lunch break will be made some where in good restaurant. We will carry on further to Panorama Parhalow to have a lovely coffee break with maginificent Panorama view of Lake Toba.
We go back to hotel as soon as we are done with all the highlights around Samosir Island.
Noon time and certainly be on your own leisure. Might be relaxing by the lake side or swimming would be a great idea. Or maybe having traditional massage would absolutely be such a Funtastic choice.
Day 8 – Free Program
After one week full with trekking and hiking, today is free program for relaxing. Optional activity : kayaking, swimming, massage etc.
DAY 9 – Samosir Island – Lake Toba to Medan City or Kuala Namu Airport
Eventually on our last day NORTH SUMATRA TOUR 9 DAYS 8 NIGHTS, we are going adjust our departure time according to your flight schedule.
We will cross to Parapat and back to the Sumatra Island roughly 45 minutes to 1 hour journey by boat/ferry. Transfer to hotel in Medan or near Airport or straight to Kualanamo Airport or to Silangit Airport in Siborong-borong
€ 655 / person
Group Size: Minimum 2 People
Transportation with AC
Two nights accommodation in Bukit Lawang with breakfast.
Two night accommodation in Berastagi with breakfast.
Three nights accommodation in Lake Toba with breakfast
Berastagi Tour & Sunrise Hiking
Two days jungle trekking in Gunung Leuser NP Bukit Lawang
Permit Gunung Leuser National Park
Permit Mount Sibayak
Fully Licensed English speaking guide.
Bukit Lawang : Ecolodge
Berastagi : Kalang Ulu Exclusive Hotel
Lake Toba : Tabo Cottages
NOTE: We can arrange a tailor-made tour package according to the length of your holidays and running with your own itinerary