13 DAYS / 12 NIGHTS
BUKIT LAWANG – SUMATRA OVERLAND TOURS-PLUS
DAY 01.AIRPORT – HOTEL (Tiara Htl / Tiara Htl / Asean Int Htl)
Upon arrival at Polonia airport transfer to your hotel and afternoon free at own leisure.
DAY 02 MEDAN – CITY TOUR – TANGKAHAN (MEGA INN)
After breakfast city tour visiting Sultan Palace, Great Mosque, Chinese temple and then drive to Tangkahan via Binjai and Batang Serangan. Afternoon arrival at Tangkahan check in MEGA INN
DAY 03 TANGKAHAN – ELEPHAN SAFARI & RIVER SAFARI. B
After breakfast walking to the starting point for Elephant riding, where you may join with the Mahout during washing the Elephant, after washing the Elephant you can ride the Elephant trough the river and jungle, the elephant riding will take about 01 hour. After riding the elephant take a short rest and then enjoying tubing trough the river and then stop will be made at Fantastic Buluh Waterfall where you may enjoy the waterfall where you can take nature shower and then you can enjoy sun bathing and swimming on the river. Afternoon arrival at the village you can get in touch with local people, where you can see the daily activities of the local people and then return to guest house by walking for overnight.
DAY 04 TANGKAHAN – BUKIT LAWANG BY Motor Bike or Jeep (Bukit Lawang Cottage / Rindu Alam).
After breakfast leave Tangkahan for Bukit Lawang by Jeep / Motor Bike passing plantation and jungle road, on the way stop at Plantation and several interesting places such as school, palm oil factory and for enjoying the panorama and witness the activities of the local people. Upon arrival at Bukit Lawang check in to hotel.
DAY 05.BUKIT LAWANG – VISIT ORANG UTAN. B
After breakfast walking to the jungle to see the Orang Utan by crossing the river with traditional canoe and the tracking to the feeding site to see the Orang Utan on their feeding time return back to hotel or jungle track for two hour in the jungle is optional (extra charge for clients who want to go jungle track ).
DAY 06.BUKIT LAWANG – BRASTAGI.( Grand Mutiara Htl / Sinabung Htl ) B
After breakfast drive to Brastagi via Sibolangit and Sembahe, arrival at Brastagi visiting fruit market, and Gundaling Hill. Afternoon check in to hotel.
DAY 07.BRASTAGI – SAMOSIR . (Silintong / Toledo Inn / Pandu Lake Side ) B
After breakfast drive to Parapat on the way visit Batak Karo traditional village at Dokan, Sipiso-piso waterfall, Rumah Bolon ( 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 arriavl at Samosir check in to hotel.
DAY 08.SAMOSIR EXCURSION. B
After breakfast excursion on Lake Toba by car or ferry boat and visiting several Batak Toba traditional villages:
- Tomok : to see the old tomb of Sidabutar Kings.
- Ambarita : to see stone chair and table the excution place of Sialagan Kings.
- Simanindo : to see Batak Toba traditional dance ( Tor-Tor ) and museum.
Afternoon return back to hotel.
DAY 09.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 10.SIPIROK – BUKITTINGGI (Royal Denai / Pusako 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 11.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 coffee milling, arrival at Batu Sangkar drive to Pagaruyung and visit the duplicate of Pagaruyung Palace, afternoon drive back to Bukittinggi on the way stop at Pandai Sikat village to see Minangkabau traditional hand weaving and wood carving.
DAY 12.BUKITTINGGI – MANINJAU ( Pasir Panjang Htl ) B
After breakfast city tour by visiting Sianok Canyon with its Japanese tunnel, Fort de Kock, Museum and Jam Gadang ( Big Ben ) the Lands Mark of Bukittinggi and market then drive to Maninjau, on the way visiting Koto Gadang village to see traditional silver work and passing the fantastic 44 hairpin curve road, arrival at Maninjau check in to hotel.
DAY 13.HOTEL– AIRPORT/TRANSFER. B
After breakfast drive to Padang via Pariaman, on the way visit Artha beach. Arrival at Padang directly transfer to airport for your flight to next destination. TOUR END.
Included : Accommodation/twin sharing, Air condition coach, daily breakfast, tours, transfer, entrance fee, tour guide, elephant riding at Tangkahan (01 hour), Elephant washing, Tubing at Tangkahan.
Excluded : Air fare, Airport taxs, Insurance, donation, tips and all personal gratuities.
Note : For participant maximum 6 persons will use car for Samosir excursion, above 6 persons by Ferry boat.
-We have a special full day bicycle trip at Bukittinggi, visiting villages, 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