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Sumatra is known for its impressive unspoiled primary rainforest. There are still large areas with rainforest in North and West Sumatra, along with the central Bukit Barisan mountain range. In the Gunung Leuser Natural Park in South Aceh and North Sumatra, you can visit impressive parts of the Sumatran jungle. Also, close by Medan alongside the road to Berastagi the jungle of Sumatra can be visited and explored with a guide. The jungle in Sumatra offers a wide variety of flora and fauna with monkeys, birds, butterflies and many other animals.

Gunung Leuser National Park Wildlife Treks

Half (3 hours) or Full day (6 hours including lunch) Jungle Trekking

You will embark on an unforgettable jungle trek in the iconic Leuser National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Let by an experienced guide, this immersive experience will take you deep into the rainforest where a symphony of wildlife and diverse flora awaits. 

Keep your eyes peeled for sightings of endangered Sumatran Orangutans swinging gracefully through the treetops. Listen to the melodic calls of various bird species, including hornbills and kingfishers. Not limited to the wildlife alone, you will immerse in the vibrant ecosystem as your guide introduces you to various medicinal plants, and exotic vegetation, offering fascinating insight into the region’s biodiversity. 

The trek unfolds with waterfalls and crystal-clear rivers offer refreshing breaks to cool off. Your knowledgeable guide shares their passion for conservation and the importance of preserving this enchanting wilderness for future generations. A haven for biodiversity and natural wonder, this jungle trek is an experience of a lifetime.

Price upon application.

Overnight Jungle Camp in the Leuser National Park

Day 1:

Immerse yourself in the heart of Sumatra’s rainforest with the Mount Leuser National Park Overnight Wildlife Camp. Perfect for nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers, this experience offers an unforgettable overnight jungle trek guided by wildlife experts. Listen to the rainforest symphony, spot orangutans and monkeys, and embrace the serenity of nature. Basic yet comfortable camp accommodations let you sleep under the stars, creating lasting memories of raw beauty and connection with the wilderness.

Perfect for nature enthusiasts, adventure seekers and wildlife lovers, the Mount Leuser National Park Overnight Wildlife Camp offers an immersive experience in the heart of the Sumatran rainforest. You will experience the sounds and sights of the rainforest and be surrounded by diverse flora and fauna. It is an opportunity to embrace the serenity of nature, disconnect from the modern world, and appreciate the raw and untamed beauty of the jungle. You will embark on your overnight jungle trek with an experienced wildlife spotter, venture into the lush rainforest following trails and listening to the symphony of nature. Your guides’ deep understanding of the regions’ flora and fauna allows them to skilfully locate and identify wildlife species including orangutans, monkeys, and birds. Your guides expertise, local knowledge and passion for conservation will enrich the jungle experience. Set up amidst nature’s splendor, your camp provides basic yet comfortable accommodation. You will fall asleep under the canopy of stars, creating unforgettable memories of adventure and connection with the natural world.

Day 2: 

Today, we bid farewell to the mesmerising wilderness and begin our journey back to Bukit Lawang. You have the choice to return either on foot, trekking through the lush forest trails, or opt for the exhilarating river tubing experience, gliding along the serene river.

Both options promise an incredible way to soak in the beauty of the surroundings before reaching Bukit Lawang. And of course, enjoy a hearty breakfast and lunch to fuel your return journey.

Join us for an adventure that lingers in your memories long after you leave the jungle.

Prices upon application.

Add-on Activity:

River Tubing

You can return to Bukit Lawang town with a river tubing adventure. As you bid farewell to the serenity of the jungle, you will embark on an exhilarating ride down the river. Suitable for all ages, enjoy the rush of the currents, the refreshing splashes of water and the scenic beauty along the way. A perfect blend of excitement and nature, it will leave you with a sense of fulfilment and a desire to relive the adventure again.

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