18 DAYS / 17 NIGHTS SUMATERA OVERL AND KUBU PRIMITIVE TRIBE
DAY 01. AIRPORT – HOTEL (Grand Angkasa / Tiara / Best Western Asean Htl)
Upon arrival at Polonia airport transfer to hotel and afternoon free at own leisure.
DAY 02.MEDAN – BUKIT LAWANG ( Bukit Lawang Cottage / Rindu Alam Htl) B
After breakfast city tour by visiting great Mosque, Sultan Palace and Crocodile farm, the drive to Bukit Lawang, on the way stop at Palm oil and rubber plantation, upon arrival at Bukit Lawang check in to hotel.
DAY 03.BUKIT LAWANG – VISIT ORANG UTAN.B
After breakfast walking to the jungle to see the Orang Utan by crossing the river with traditional canoe and then tracking to the feeding site to see the Orang Utan on their feeding time.After feeding time return back to hotel or jungle track for two hour in the jungle is optional ( extra charge for clients who want to go jungle track )
DAY 04.BUKIT LAWANG – BRASTAGI (Grand Mutiara Htl / Sinabung Htl ) B.
After breakfast drive to Brastagi with stop at Sembahe river and Sukulikap waterfall and visit Batak Karo traditional village at Peceren, and fruit market, afternoon check in to hotel.
DAY 05.BRASTAGI – SAMOSIR ( Silintong / Toledo Inn / Pandu Lake Side ).B
After breakfast drive to Parapat on the way visit Sipiso-piso waterfall, Rumah Bolan ( Long House ) the old palace of Batak Simalungun Kings and Simarjarunjung to see the view of Lake Toba, upon arrival at Parapat crossing to Samosir Island by ferry boat arrival at Samosir check in to hotel.
DAY 06.SAMOSIR EXCURSION (B).
After breakfast excursion on Lake Toba by car or ferry boat and visiting several Batak Taba village :
- Tomok : to see the old tomb of Sidabutar Kings.
- Ambarita : to see stone chair and table the execution place of Sialagan Kings.
- Simanindo: to see Batak Toba traditional dance (Tor-Tor) and museum.
Afternoon return back to hotel.
DAY 07.SAMOSIR – SIPIROK (Tor Sibohi Htl) B.
After breakfast crossing back to Parapat and arrival at Parapat drive to Sipirok, on the way stop at Pineapple, clove, and coffee plantation and visiting traditional market at Balige Sigur-gur and Sipoholon Hot Springs. Before arrival at Sipirok the day enjoy the nature by walking at the bank of Sarulla river, the rice terrace and arrival at Sipirok check in to hotel.
DAY 08.SIPIROK – BUKITTINGGI (Pusako / Royal Denai Htl) B
Leave Sipirok 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.
DAY 09.BUKITTINGGI – MINANGKABAU TOUR. (B).
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 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.
DAY 10.BUKITTINGGI – MANINJAU . (Pasir Panjang Htl)
After breakfast city tour by visiting Sianok Canyon with its Japanese tunnel, Fort Dr Kock, Museum and Jam Gadang (Big Ben) the Lands Mark of Bukittinggi and market then drive to Maninjau, on the way visiting Koto Gadang village to see traditional silver work and passing the fantastic 44 hairpin curve road, arrival at Maninjau check in to hotel.
DAY 11.MANINJAU FREE . (B).
Today is your free time to swim on Lake Maninjau, walking or cycling around the Lake.
DAY 12.MANINJAU –KERSIK TUO (Subandi / Paiman Guest House ) B
After brekfast drive to Padang via Pariaman with stop at Artha beach and then continue drive to Kersik Tuo via Painan, along the route you can enjoy the view to Hindia Ocean and will passing several Tropical Rain Forest a part of Kerinci Seblat National park, arrival at Kersik Tuo check in to guest house..
DAY 13.LAKE GUNUNG TUJUH TREKKING. (Subandi / Paiman Guest house) B.L
After breakfast, transfer by bus to Lake Mount seven National Park for about 1 hours. Lake Danau Tujuh is a huge-mysterious lake on 1.995 m above sea level and surrounded by primary rainforest and 7 hills. Lunch will be served on the side of the lake. The pristine area around the lake is known as the habitat of Sumatran Tigers, Sumatran Elephants, Primates, endemic birds of Sumatra as well as research area for the “small man” living in the jungle around the lake. Most of the day spent by trekking and explore the surrounding in search for animals, birds and exotic plants
DAY 14. KERINCI SEBLAT – ENJOYING THE ATMOSPHERE . B
After breakfast and easy day to enjoy the atmosphere around the area of Kerinci Seblat National park, tour can be made to Kayu Aro Tea plantation, explore the river around and witness the activities of local people.
DAY 15. KERSIK TUO– BANGKO (Permata Htl / Similar) B
After breakfast city tour by visiting Simerup Hot Spring, Old Historical Mosque with its Giant Drum and Lake Kerinci, then drive to Bangko on the way passing rain tropical forest with its flora and fauna
Stop will be made at several interesting places and arrival at Bangko check in to hotel.
DAY 16. EXPLORE KUBU PRIMITIVE TRIBE. B
After breakfast drive around 2 hours to the village near the jungle then walking to the jungle to explore where the nomadic Kubu people live and witness their daily activity and its traditional and culture, picnic lunch box provide and afternoon return back to hotel.
DAY 17. BANGKO – BUKITTINGGI .(Pusako / Royal Denai Htl) B
After breakfast drive to Bukittinggi via Trans Sumatra highway ant with stop at Muara Bungo, Singkarak Lake and passing several interesting places, arrival at Bukittinggi the charming town of Minangkabau directly check in to hotel.
DAY 18. BUKITTINGGI – PADANG /AIRPORT.B
After breakfats drive to Padang via Anay valley with stop at Anay Waterfall and arrival at Padang transfer to airport for your next destination.
Included :Accommodation / twin sharing, daily breakfast, Air condition coach, Tours, transfer, entrance fee and tour guide.
Excluded : Air fare, Airport taxs, Insurance, Donation, Tips and all personal gratuities.