3 Hours Trek
DISCOVER THE SUMATRAN JUNGLE
This short half day trek is the perfect option for families, people who don't feel like having a good trekking condition or those who are on a tight schedule. This trek will take you at the entrance of the rainforest and gives you 98% of chance to spot semi-wild Orangutans and watch them and their babies swinging in the trees. After a jungle lunch, enjoy the way back by rafting 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
600,000 IDR / PERSON*
*Possibility to book it as a private trek for extra fees
(+600,000 IDR per booking). 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 will immediately have huge chance to spot semi-wild Sumatran Orangutans. 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
2 CHARITIES SUPPORTED
3,50 euros donated