Wednesday, August 10, 2011


      Green Xplorer
Tour & Travel Sevice
Bukit lawang,North Sumatera ,Indonesia.
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10 Day Sumatra Wild Expedition

Join us for a 6 days overnight trekking adventure through the wild orangutan territory of Gunung Leuser National Park. inclusive of 4 nights hotel accommodation in Bukit Lawang to relax before and after the trek and a short practice trek to visit the semi wild rehabilitated orangutans at the Bukit Lawang Feeding platform .
At the time trekking learn key jungle skills, such as building camps jungle style . finding and cooking jungle vegetables , fishing for dinner and finding and preparing jungle medicine .
The Gunung Leuser National Park is the best place to see many kinds of species , including orangutans, Sumatran tiger , white handed gibbon , siamang ,Thomas leaf monkey and 285 species birds . 3500 plants species and 60-130 tree species .
This expedition last for 10 days , but we can offer more activities if you still have a time . This expedition is ideal for single travelers looking for like minded people to share experiences. With alternatively we can arrange for you to do the trek alone with our guides at a date fitting in into your travel schedule.
(may very according to weather conditions )
Day one
Only afternoon pick up from Medan and private transportation To hotel accommodation hotel in Bukit Lawang orientation with head guide
Day two
Breakfast followed by short practice trek to orangutans feeding Platform and the surrounding jungle area .
Day three
Breakfast and set off on 6 day trekking Adventure . overnight camping and dinner .
Day four
Continuing trek to next camp looking  for Signs of wild orangutan nests or noise And other wildlife tracks, instruction in Making a jungle camp followed by late. Afternoon fishing by the river and instruction in preparing a jungle dinner.
Day five
Day spent looking for sign or wildlife In the surrounding area. At the same time Collecting jungle vegetable for dinner
And use full jungle medical remedies. instruction in how to prepare the jungle,Vegetables and demonstration in preparation of jungle medicine and its uses .
Day Six
Continue trekking and observing wildlife.
Opportunity for guests to help with setting
Up the jungle camp and preparation of dinner.
Day Seven
Further trekking and tracking of wildlife .
Final night of camping in the jungle .
Set up the camp and prepare jungle dinner
Day eight
Trek to tubing pick up point for
Exhilarating traditional tube rafting
Back to Bukit Lawang and accommodation .
Evening BBQ and party .
Day nine
Stay one more night in Bukit Lawang and
Early afternoon walk around to the village
And to see rice field .
Day ten
Private transportation back to Medan .
  • Private return transportation from Medan to Bukit Lawang and the starting Pont of the expedition .
  • 4 nights hotel accommodation in Bukit Lawang  before and after 6 days trek
  • Highly experienced and licensed guides
  • National park permits
  • All food and water provided during trekking
Important  note!!
An average to high level of physical  fitness is required for this expedition . condition can be hot and At time exhausting in a tropical rainforest climate
Necessary equipment
. Sturdy walking boots and shoes
. Sport sandals of flip flops for river walking
. Sheet or light weight sleeping bag
. Optional ground /inflatable mat , one will be provided if necessary
. Insect repellent
. Trousers ( not jeans) and clothing for relaxing in .
. Head torch or flashlight
NB : this is just a general guide , we will advice you further on the necessary equipment during
The orientation . you may also be able to borrow some items for us
Cost : 500 euro (based on two person)



Join us for a spectacular trek across the jungle border between Aceh and North Sumatra. View stunning scenery off the tourist trail and feel a true sense of achievement on completing our most physically challenging expedition so far.
Ascending a mountain on day one is just the beginning of this adventure. Experience true remoteness and abandonment in beautiful primary rainforest as far as the eye can see. Leave all cares and worries behind you and absorb nature at its purest.
Our highly experienced guides are alert to the tracks and signs of wildlife. You may be lucky enough to see the Sumatran Elephant in the wild as well as wild orangutans, gibbons, various monkeys, wild pig and deer regularly spotted in this region. We can extend the number of days spent on the trek to build in time for relaxing and soaking in the jungle tranquillity.
(The route and duration of the trek may vary according to the time of year and weather conditions)
• Day One
Trek orientation in Medan / Bukit Lawang. Travel by private transportation through Berastagi to Kutacane in Aceh. Stop for lunch in Berastagi. Arrive around 8pm in Kutacane for dinner and accommodation with our local village friends.
• Day Two
Wake early for breakfast and ascend Lumut Mountain. Arrive late afternoon 500 metres below the summit for our river camp in the valley below. Get into warm, cosy clothes for evening camp meal and spectacular views of Southern Aceh and the winding Alas river below.
• Day Three
Trek to the summit of Lumut Mountain in wondrous misty mountain views. Descend the mountain to camp next to the Berkail river.
• Day Four–Seven
Trekking alongside and through the Berkail river with the help of our guides. Take lunch by waterfalls, catch fish for dinner, play cards and scrabble in the evenings. Camping out under the stars makes for an authentic jungle experience.
• Day Eight
Final day of trekking. Ascend the Meranti mountain before reaching our expedition base. Put on some clean clothes, enjoy a local massage and prepare for a well deserved end of trek party.
Who is this trek suitable for?
As well as a sense of adventure, an average to high level of physical fitness is required for this expedition. Conditions can be hot and at times exhausting in a tropical, rainforest climate. The terrain is sometimes steep and deeply forested.
This is not an expedition for the faint hearted or those looking for jungle luxury.
We camp together every night under the same tent and you will be washing in the river to keep clean. Don’t expect to return with any clean clothes!
You might find it useful to do a short 1 day practice trek before you embark on this expedition. Please allow extra days if you wish us to organize a practice trek.
Contact us for more information.
Necessary Equipment:
  • Sturdy walking boots or shoes
  • Sports sandals or flip flops for river walking
  • Sheet or light weight sleeping bag
  • Optional ground/inflatable mat. One will be provided if necessary.
  • Insect repellent
  • Trousers (not jeans) and if possible long sleeved top(s)
  • Night time / camp clothing for relaxing in.
  • Head torch.
If you are hoping to contribute directly to the plight of the Sumatran orangutan then please read on.
Includes :
All private transportation from Bukit Lawang or Medan to the starting point of the trek in Kutacane, Aceh
Licensed guides and permits
All food and refreshments whilst trekking
NB : This is just a general guide we will advice you further on the necessary equipment during the orientation. You may also be able to borrow some items for us.
Cost : 500 euro ( based on two person )


1 day Visit to the Orangutan Feeding Platform in Bukit Lawang

  • Pick up by private transportation from MEDAN
  • One night accommodation
  • Permits and licensed guide
  • Early morning Pick up from MEDAN by public bus transportation or privately  chartered car or bus.
  • Drop off belongings at a recommended guest house if staying over night
  • In the afternoon visit to the feeding platform
  • Transportation back to Medan if required
( Itinerary may alter according to your pick up time from Medan )
Cost : 40 euro ( based on 2 person )

1 night camping by the Bohorok river

1 night camping by the Bohorok river

  • Breakfast and set off on overnight  trekking adventure
  • Walk around 6-7 hours into the jungle to searching to and see orangutan and other wildlife .
  • After walking relaxing at the camp and swimming in pristine clean jungle river , preparation jungle dinner .
  • Traditional tube rafting back to Bukit Lawang .
  • Licensed guide and  national park
  • All food and water provide during trekking
  • Traditional tube rafting down the river on the
  • Final day back to base in Bukit Lawang
Private transportation from Medan to Bukit Lawang if required
Important note :
An average to high level of physical fitness is required for this expedition , conditions can be hot
And at times exhausting in a tropical rainforest climate
Necessary equipment
  • sturdy walking boots or shoes
  • sport sandals or flip flops for river walking
  • sheet or light weight sleeping bag
  • optional ground /inflatable mat . one will be provided if necessary
  • insect repellent
  • trousers ( not jeans) and if possible long sleeved top
  • ight time /clean clothing for relaxing in
  • head torch or flashlight
NB :  This just a general guide. We will advise you further on necessary equipment during the
Orientation . you  may also be able to borrow some items from us
COST :       70 euro ( based on 2 persons )