Half Day Trek
DISCOVER THE SUMATRAN JUNGLE
This short half day trek is the perfect option for families with young children, people who don't feel like they're fit enough for a long trek or those who are on a tight schedule. This trek will take you at the entrance of the rainforest and gives you chances to spot semi-wild Orangutans and other wildlife if you're lucky. Watch them and their babies swinging in the trees. After some fresh tropical fruits, enjoy the way back by tubing down the river!
Duration: half a day (3-4 hours)
Intensity level: low
Group size: minimum 2 people, maximum 6 people
Departure Time: from 09:00 am to 12:00 pm
What to bring : your camera, comfortable walking shoes, long trousers & socks, mosquito repellent, sunscreen, toilet paper, light backpack & 1 bottle of water
700,000 IDR - 45€ - 45$
*You need to be 2 people to do this trek, if less it's still possible for extra fees (+650,000 IDR / +45€ / +52$ per booking). Possibility to book it as a private trek if you're 3 people or by paying the fare of 3 people. Be aware that some of our other guests might join your group if you do a normal booking (max 6)
After breakfast, your guide will pick you up at your guesthouse from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm according to your wishes.
You will walk down the river, then go uphill and cross rubber plantations in the way to the entrance of the Gunung Leuser National Park
Once you have entered the jungle, you should have some chance to spot semi-wild Sumatran Orangutans if you're lucky. Indeed, some of them are really used to see humans as these short treks are really famous. You will have time to observe them swinging in the trees and taking care of their babies ! You will remember this amazing scenery forever.
After a yummy snack of tropical fruits, keep walking through the jungle to discover other amazing wildlife such as Long Tail Macaques, Pig Tail Macaques and Thomas Leaf Monkeys!
End your trek with a refreshing and fun rafting ride along the Bohorok river to go back to Bukit Lawang! Your guide will bring you back to your guesthouse.
Tour includes : all permits (national park and guide association), certified English speaking guide, assistant guide, tropical fruit snack, tubing (oversize rubber rings), rafting captain, rafting equipment/porter.
Tour excludes : 1 bottle of water
EVERY TREK WITH US IS A DIRECT DONATION
TO CAUSES THAT WE CARE ABOUT
Our Mission : Shaping a better future for amazing rainforest, its amazing wildlife and the local community of Bukit Lawang
1 CHARITY SUPPORTED
10% OF OUR BENEFITS donated