D1. Arrival at Medan – Transfer In
Arrive at Polonia Medan Airport , meet & greet with our representative and transfer to hotel for check-in and overnight.
D2. Medan – Bohorok (incl. B/L/D)
After breakfast at hotel, transfer to Bahorok in the northern direction of Medan takes around 3 hours. Upon arrival in Bahorok check-in at Bukit Lawang Cottage. In mid afternoon walk to the jungle for seeing the orang-utans during their feeding time at 15.00pm. Return back to hotel. Dinner and overnight.
D3. Medan – Brastagi (incl. B/L/D)
After breakfast depart to Berastagi via Medan. Upon arrival in Medan city tour visiting Sultan Deli palace, great mosque and old city of Kesawan. Lunch at local restaurant before continuing to Berastagi. On the way stop at Peceren village and fruit market in Berastagi,. Check-in at Hotel. Dinner and overnight.
D4. Brastagi – Samosir Island (incl. B/L/D)
After breakfast drive to Parapat with enroute stop at another Batak Karo village in Dokan, then continue to Sipisopiso waterfall and long house in Pematang Purba. Upon arrival in Parapat crossing to Samosir Island by ferry boat and arrival at Samosir Island check in to hotel..
D5. Samosir Excursion (incl. B/L)
After breakfast excursion on Samosir Island by car or Ferry boat enroute stops at the vilages of : Ambarita (stone court-yards where once used by the ancient tribal chieftain), then continue to the village of Simanindo (Batak Toba traditional dance called tor-tor) and Tomok (old tombs of king Sidabutar and his descendants who had ever ruled in part of Samosir island), Afternoon return back to hotel.
D6-7. Samosir Island Free & Easy (incl. B)
D8. Parapat – Sipirok (incl. B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel. Depart to Sipirok via Porsea, Tarutung and Pahae Jae village. On the way stop at Lumban Julu and Pitoluan villages to see tradituonal Batak houses and weavings, then proceed to Dolok Tolong where you can admire the view of Lake Toba and hotsprings in Tarutung. Lunch enroute included. Late afternoon arrive in Sipirok check-in at Hotel for dinner and overnight.
D9. Sipirok – Bukittinggi (incl. B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel. Depart to Bukittinggi through most beautiful side of Sumatra island. Lunch enroute is served during this trip. Stop at Rimbo Panti Nature Reserve. Mark your date and time when passing the equatorial monument in Bonjol. On arrival in Bukittinggi check-in Hotel. Dinner and overnight.
D10. Bukittinggi Free & Easy (incl. B)
D11. Bukittinggi Tour – Maninjau (incl.B/L)
After an early breakfast at hotel start the day tour by driving to Batang Palupuh for visiting Rafflesia Sanctuary. Then continuing to Lake Maninjau. On the way stop at Embun Pagi where you could see the nice view of Lake Maninjau. Then we transfer to hotel for check-in and over night.
D12. Maninjau Free & Easy (incl. B)
D13. Maninjau – Padang – Transfer Out (incl. B)
After breakfast at hotel depart to Padang via Padang Panjang and Anai Valley takes approx. 2 hours. Upon arrival in Padang proceed directly to Minangkabau International Airport for catching your flight to the next destination. Tour ends.
What is included in the tour package :
– Accommodations twin/double share
– Breakfasts, lunches and dinners as appeared in itinerary
– Tours and entrance fees for all of the sites the group attends together, as listed in the Itinerary
– All transports required for the whole journey as indicated in itinerary
– Services of a professional Tourist Guide throughout the tour
– Tour production by PT Lintang Buana Wisata Nusantara
– Specified accommodations and meals for the guide and driver
– Return airport to hotel transfer
What is not included yet in the tour package :
– Airfare & airport tax
– Travel Insurance
– Personal expenses, optional tours or additional meals
– Tipping or gratitudes for driver and guide
(by KIM, Jan 2010)