Gibbons, Orangutans & Caves Tour
5 Days (Package H)
Your Guide will meet you at Medan KNO Airport or City with private car for transport to Bukit Lawang (approx. 5 hours).
One night in Bukit Lawang
After breakfast, you and your Guide will head to the jungle for a 2-Day Jungle Trek.
You will trek for approx. 6-8 hours, including breaks and lunch, arriving at camp in the late afternoon.
One night at jungle camp.
After breakfast you have the option for a second day of trekking, swimming, visiting a nearby waterfall, or relaxing riverside. (depending on camp location)
Return in the late afternoon, by walking or rafting, to Bukit Lawang.
time for change and then option to visit Bukit Lawang Bat Cave by walking tour.
You and your Guide will meet your transport and head to the village of Batu Katak. At Batu Katak, meet the village reps and check-in to your accommodation.
Early rise for breakfast and then you will head out for a full-day Gibbon trek visiting jungle area favoured by Gibbons (Siamang - Black Gibbons & Lars (white) Gibbons) and Water Cave trek (not suitable for people with claustrophobia) and marvel at the formations inside this limestone mountainside cave. Lunch provided.
Return to Batu Katak village by rafting.
Dinner provided. Second night Batu Katak
After breakfast you will have free time to enjoy the view or wander the village area, do some swimming or relaxing.
Return to Medan Airport or City by private car (this day is flexible depending on your departure time requirements. )
* Please note: this is a suggested itinerary. Please contact us to arrange a tailor-made tour itinerary.
STANDARD TOUR PACKAGE PRICE:
310 EURO per person-double occupancy
540 EURO single occupancy
included: This is a fully-guided 5-Day Tour.
You will have the opportunity to visit the bustling village of Bukit Lawang and experience the jungles of Gunung Leuser National Park on your Two-Day / One-Night Jungle Trek
After your Jungle Trek you will take a walking tour to the Bukit Lawang Bat Cave.
Next you will head to the village of Batu Katak, also nestled along Gunung Leuser park about 1 hour from Bukit Lawang. Here you will enjoy the scenic village and meet the friendly villagers. This is prime Gibbon territory. You will trek in search of Gibbons and you will visit the impressive Water Cave. (bring headlamp or flashlight)
This tour includes: Private Guide throughout; Private transport throughout; One night's Standard accommodation in Bukit Lawang; 2 nights' Basic accommodation in Batu Katak; one night at jungle camp; Breakfasts DAYS 2-5; Lunches DAYS 2-4; Dinners DAYS 2-4; all fees and permits for 2-Day Jungle Trek with return by rafting; Bat Cave Tour; Gibbon Trek; Water Cave Trek with return from Water Cave by rafting.
note: additional guests, to a maximum group size of 4, can be added to this package for 185 EURO or LESS. Please enquire.
Things to NOTE:
-Included meals include water, one juice or soft drink and tea or coffee. Alcoholic beverages are not included.
-For meals not included, you will have many options for buying your own meals.
-Meals are included at Batu Katak as restaurant facilities are minimal.
-A decent level of physical fitness is required for the activities included in this itinerary.
-the Water Cave is not suitable for people with claustrophobia
-headlamp or torch is required for the Water Cave, and is also useful at all times due to power outages and for the overnight jungle trek.
** We ask all visitors to please be mindful of local custom. In Batu Katak please dress conservatively, shorts and T-shirts are fine. For swimming please swim clothed. Swimsuits and revealing clothing are not appropriate. The villagers are very happy to accept visitors and are very friendly, we just ask that guests show respect for their custom.
NOTE: this tour is a suggested itinerary and can be amended per request.
Please enquire for pricing including Budget or Deluxe rooms, and any other changes or amendments to this suggested itinerary.
ALL Tours are booked as PRIVATE tours only (we do not organize joins for this tour)