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6 Day Extreme North Sumatra Adventure - Volcano Climb Rafting Overnight Jungle Trek Caving

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What to Expect
6 Day Extreme Sumatran Adventure

Sunrise volcano climb –white water rafting – overnight jungle trekking –caving adventure

DAY 1. Pick up from airport Kuala Namu Airport or Medan accommodation . 3 hour drive to Berestagi, sightseeing on the way,  Visit fruit and flower markets, buddist temple, hot spring baths  or Gundaling lookout to the volcanoes. Accommodation Hotel twin share.

DAY 2. Wake up early around 5am for a morning sunrise climb of  Sibayak volcano (2-3 hours return).  Leave Berestagi for a 4wd adventure (4 hours) through villages and national park and an easy trek (1-1.5 hours) to the Wampu River White Water Rafting  start point. Setup camp at this tranquil spot on the river. Time to swim and cool off in the river or try your hand at fishing  before dinner (lunch, dinner included).

DAY 3. After breakfast, start your adrenalin pumping white water rafting adventure (approx 7 hours) down the Wampu River through the rapids and jungle to Bohorok. Stop at the thermal springs in the river. Have a picnic lunch Indonesian style by a waterfall before continue rafting to Bohorok where you will be met by your pickup truck and transported to  your Bukit Lawang (breakfast lunch included). Bukit Lawang Guest House twin share

DAY 4. This morning head off on your overnight Orangutan jungle trek. Look out for orangutans, monkeys, gibbons and more…. After lunch head deeper into the jungle leaving the tourists behind.  The terrain you will be trekking on will be extremely steep, but the views spectacular, with plenty of stops to help you to acclimatize and adjust to the local conditions.Relax and bathe in the Landak River before your jungle dinner. Your tent for the night will be a simple bamboo frame, covered with a plastic tarp. Adi Black jungle camp.

DAY 5. This morning pack up camp and  continue your trek to Batu Kapal through the national park and along the Landak River. Today you will be walking through the river, so please make sure you have  your river sandals. Arrive early afternoon at Batu Kapal. Time to relax or explore the local surrounds and swim in the river. Late afternoon/early evening participate in the Batu Kapal Conservation wildlife monitoring program. Go animal spotting and record your findings or plant some trees as part of the Batu Kapal Wildlife Biolink Corridor Program! Sumatra Rain Forest Eco Retreat  accommodation twin share

DAY 6. This morning get ready for your exhilarating 3 hour rock scrambling and open caving adventure at Batu Kapal. Early afternoon check out and drive to to your Medan accommodation (accommodation at your cost) or continue on a 3 day jungles rivers and villages trek from Batu Kapal  to Batu Katak if you have extra time.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Centrally located Medan Accommodation at 9am
Departure Time
9:00 AM
6 days
Return Details
To your Medan accommodation or Medan airport
  • Accommodation included is Sumatran standard guest houses with western toilet and either shower or mandi (traditional wash with bucket and scoop, cold water only at all guest houses)
  • National Park fees
  • Driver
  • Local guide
  • Tour escort/host
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • 5 nights accommodation twin share
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Price is based on twin share accommodation
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • A maximum of 8 people per booking
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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By: Sumatra Adventure Holidays
70 reviews
Goulburn, Australia
What an amazing adventure
We have just come back from an amazing adventure. We booked in for the 8 day northern Sumatra adventure and we
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Trip of a lifetime!
My family spent 6 wonderful days in North Sumatra and enjoyed 3 different adventures with Sumatra Adventure
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Fantastic 13 day Adventure
We travelled to the Philippines and Flores before moving on to our adventure in Sumatra. We'd booked with Sumatra
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United Kingdom
Excellent Tour!
Upon arrival we were met at the airport by Amin and the driver seamlessly and set off on our tour. The driving in
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Awesome jungle experience
Our tour guide Ibo and his assistant Edi where such a great Team. The had a lot of knowledge, even a better eye to
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14 day trip
When I left Australia, the trip was planned with several options. Arrived at Medan only to find my luggage was
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Liss, United Kingdom
Not value for money
Northern Sumatra is a rare and beautiful place with lots to see and do, the people are welcoming and kind, the
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terry p
Four day Trek was Awesome
What an adventure!! We were picked up from our hotel by our tour guide Ivan and drove in style to Bukit Lawang
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Jena, Germany
Face to face
We did a 3 days trip with Jouri, a really nice guy from sumatranadventure.com He and his team cared us a lot.
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London, United Kingdom
It will be hard to top this holiday!
From start to finish of our 10 day trek/tour it was absolutely phenomenal. In the run up, Sue was really
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Austin F
Boston, Massachusetts
On of the best experiences of my life. Jaka is the best guide cause he knows all the secret spots in the jungle
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Matt M
One of the best experiences of my life!
I can not recommend this trip enough through Sumatra adventure holidays. Sue organised everything for us,
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Portland, Oregon
Well Organized Adventure
Sue made sure we had everything organized and ready to go, paying attention to details. We had to cut short our
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Singapore, Singapore
Beautiful location
there is no longer a feeding station at Bukit Lawing, however we did see Orangutans very early on in our trek.
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Munich, Germany
North Sumatra Bukit Lawang and Batu Kapal and Tangkahan
This trip deserves highest ranking. When anybody wishes to understand how the ecosystem in North Sumatra functions
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Key Details
  • Sumatra Adventure Holidays
  • Duration: 6 days
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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