8 days,Medan to Medan

Explore Bohorok National Park and meet the orangutans, watch the sunrise from the top of a volcano, relax on an island resort, learn where famous Sumatra coffee comes from, soak in the natural hot springs

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Fabled for its rainforests and wildlife, Sumatra remains a destination most travellers resign to their “someday” list. Someday is now. One of the largest islands in the world, this lush Indonesian gem is ideal for adventurers looking for something beyond the ordinary. Beginning in Medan, this 8-day trip will bring you face-to-face with orangutans, the impressive supervolcano at Lake Toba, coffee plantations, village life in Berastagi (famed for its delicious passion fruit) and much more. What, exactly? You’ve gotta get here to find out!

What's Included

  • Medan city tour. Orangutan rehabilitation centre visit (Bohorok). Coffee plantation tour. Samosir Island stay. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
  • 7 breakfasts, 1 dinner. (Allow USD170-200 for meals not included.)
  • Simple hotels/guesthouses (7 nts).
  • Walking, boat, private van
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.
  • Small group experience; Max 15, Avg 10
Day 1 Medan

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Bohorok (1B, 1D)

Enjoy a city tour of Medan including a visit to Maimoon Palace. Continue to Bohorok, one of the largest national parks in the world, famous for its orangutan rehabilitation centre.

Days 3-4 Berastagi (2B)

Early visit to the orangutan centre in Bohorok to watch a feeding. Afterward, continue to Berastagi, a picturesque hill town. On Day 4, opt to hike up Sibayak Volcano for sunrise and take in the stunning view of the valley. Free afternoon with options to visit the local hot springs.

Days 5-6 Lake Toba (2B)

Depart for the island of Samosir. En route, stop for an included visit to a coffee plantation. Situated in the centre of Lake Toba, Samosir has all the features of a resort area but still retains a rustic charm and relaxed atmosphere. Day 6 is a free day with options to relax or explore the area. Venture out for an excursion to see traditional batak houses and the tombs in Tomok.

Day 7 Lake Toba/Medan (1B)

Free morning, then drive back to Medan for the final night in Sumatra.

Day 8 Medan (1B)

Depart at any time.

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