North Sumatera Lowland Rain Forest Exploration
Duration: 4 days / 3 nights; Number of participant: 2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12; Type of Accommodation: Jungle Lodge; Type of Transportation: Four wheel drive, mini bus/van; Start/End: Medan; Grade: Moderate
Day 1: Medan-Tangkahan: Arrive in Medan Airport Meet and greet and then depart for Tangkahan rainforest, part of GunungLeuserNational Park, in about 4 hours drive time via plantation road. Arrive in Tangkahan , check in to lodge. Relax and unwind in the clear water river of Tangkahan. Have a swim in the near by Garut river waterfall . Enjoy the peacefull surrounding of the jungle with bird sound. Over night and simple dinner at lodge (LD)
Day 2: Tangkahan full day trekking This morning you will start an adventurous 6,8 km trail that will take six hours trek. It serves for adventurers with healthy stamina. Crossing some hills and steep slopes, you can enjoy the rainforest and find the opportunity to explore bat cave with thousands of bats in it.The journey will be concluded by riding the rapid curent of Batang Serangan river on a rubber tube dinner and overnight in the lodge. (BLD)
Day 3: Tangkahan-Half day trekking To day start on soft trekking following a 2,2km trail in a two and a half hours trek. Incredible tropical plants, including some medicinalplants can be seen along the trail. If you were lucky , you can find orang utan, leaf monkey, long tailed macaque and great argus. Rest of the day free on own activities.
Day 4: Tangkahan-Medan / Departure Return toMedan in a 4 hour drive via plantation road. Arrive in Median drop off to hotel or transferred to airport for departure to your next destination.
- During the trip participants must respect and obey rules, laws and customs valid in the area/location they are visiting.
- This itinerary is subject to change with or without prior notice due to weather condition, flight and ferry schedule change or other causes beyond organizer control (force majeure)