12D11N Sumatra Overland Tour Package is created for you who want to explore the island of Sumatra which starts from Medan in North Sumatra until Padang in West Sumatra. Program covers Medan city, Bukit Lawang the location of Orang Utan rehabilitation centre, Tangkahan the Elephant camp, Berastagi the highland, Lake Toba/Samosir island the largest crater lake in Southeast Asia, Padang Sidempuan the Mandailing land, Bukittinggi the Minangkabau land, Padang.
Day 01 : Arrival Medan
Arrival at Kuala Namu International Airport (KNO), meet and greet by our representative and then Transfer to hotel, afternoon free at own leisure.
Day 02 : Medan City Tour – Tangkahan (B,L,D)
After breakfast at hotel, then start city tour visit Istana Maimoon ( the palace of the Sultan of Deli, which was built in 1888), Grand Mosque ( Al Mashun Grand Mosque built in the reign of Sultan Al Rashid Perkasa Alamsyah Ma’mum of the Deli Sultanate, the Sultanate of Deli land compensation fund that is used as a tobacco plantation area which was opened by a Dutch planter named Nienhuys in 1865) ,
Chinese temple and then drive to Tangkahan via Binjai and Batang Serangan. Afternoon arrival at Tangkahan and check in hotel.
Day 03 : Full Day Tangkahan (B,L,D)
After breakfast and continue walking to the starting point for Elephant riding, where you will experience riding Sumatra Elephant, will pass the river and jungle. The Elephant riding will take about one hour, After riding the Elephant, tubing down the river. Back to hotel and resting, lunch and dinner at local restaurant.
Day 04 : Tangkahan – Bukit Lawang (B,L,D)
After breakfast at hotel and leave Tangkahan for Bukit Lawang by Jeep passing plantation and jungle road, on the way stop at Plantation and several interesting places for enjoying the panorama and witness the activities of the local people. Upon arrival at Bukit Lawang check in to hotel and overnight. Lunch and Dinner at local restaurant.
Day 05 Bukit Lawang – Trekking (B,L,D)
After breakfast, walking through the bank of the river and then crossing the river by traditional canoe and then continue climbing up to the jungle to see Orang Uran on their feeding time, after feeding time of Orang Utan walking deeper inside the jungle where the possibility to see several kinds of flora and fauna at Tropical rain foret, the tracking will take about 3 hours, after tracking return back to hotel. Afternoon free at own leisure to enjoy the nature of Bukit Lawang where you can also walking to the village around the hotel. Lunch and Dinner at local restaurant.
Day 06 : Bukit Lawang – Berastagi (B,L,D)
After breakfast drive to Brastagi on the way stop at Sembahe River, passing Sibolangit, and arrival at Brastagi visiting Batak Karo Traditional village at peceren, traditional fruit market and Batak Karo Church and Gundaling Hill. After finish the tour check-in hotel and overnight. Lunch and Dinner at local restaurant.
Day 07 : Berastagi – Samosir (B,L,D)
After breakfast drive to Samosir, on the way stop at Sipiso-piso waterfall, visiting “Rumah Bolon” (Long House) the old Palace of Batak Simalungun Kings and stop at Simarjarunjung to enjoy the fantastic view of Lake Toba. Arrival at Parapat crossing to Samosir Island by ferry boat, arrival at Samosir Island check in to hotel. Lunch and Dinner at local restaurant.
Day 08 : Full Day Samosir Island (B,L,D)
After breakfast at Hotel. today we will visiting several Batak Toba traditional villages :
Ambarita : (“You can to see stone chairs and table stone the old meeting place of Sialagan Kings.”).
Simanindo : (“You can to see Batak Toba traditional dance and museum.”)
Pangururan : (“You can to see the view of Lake Toba and Hot springs water.
Tomok : (“You can to see the old tomb of Sidabutar Kings.”)
along On this trip also visiting the village where the people make traditional hand weaving.+ stop also at scenic places like the graves! Afternoon return back to hotel and free program. Lunch and Dinner at local restaurant.
Day 09 : Samosir – Padang Sidempuan (B,L,D)
After breakfast at hotel, check-out and crossing back to Parapat and arrival at Parapat drive to Padang Sidempuan, on the way stop at Pineapple, clove, and coffee plantation and visiting traditional market at Balige Sigur-gur and Sipoholon Hot Springs. continue journey to Padang Sidempuan, Arrival at Padang Sidempuan check in hotel for accommodation, free Program. Lunch and Dinner at local restaurant.
Day 10 : Padang Sidempuan – Bukit Tinggi (B,L,D)
Leave Padang Sidempuan for Bukittinggi by passing rain tropical forest of Rimba Panti and stop will be made to see the attraction of monkey picking up the coconut. Visit pepper, vanilla, cardamon and cinnamon garden, and crossing the equator line at Bonjol, afternoon arrival at Bukittinggi the charming towns of Minangkabau directly check in to hotel. Lunch and Dinner at local restaurant.
Day 11 : Bukit Tinggi – Minangkabau Tour (B,L,D)
After breakfast drive to Batu Sangkar via Tabek Patah, on the way stop at Rao-Rao to visit Minangkabau traditional village and stop to see traditional village and stop to see traditional coffee milling, arrival at Batu Sangkar drive to Pagaruyung to visit the duplicate of the Palace of Minangkabau Kingdom, afternoon return to Bukittinggi via Padang Panjang and visit Pandai Sikat village to see Minangkabau traditional hand weaving and wood carving, arrival at Bukittinggi visiting city tour visiting Sianok canyon, fort De Kock, Museum and Market. Afternoon return to hotel. Lunch and Dinner at local restaurant.
Day 12 : Bukit Tinggi – Padang – Transfer Airport (B)
After breakfast, check-out and drive to Padang via Anay Valley, on the way stop at Anai Water Fall, arrival at Padang directly transfer to Airport.