Six Days Trek

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Six Days Trek in Bukit Lawang

Itinerary:

Day one
After breakfast and departure for the six-day trek. Walk around 6-7 hours into the jungle looking for orangutan and other wildlife. Around noon lunch break, before walk continues through to the camp site. Take a rest at the camp, get a hot drink, tea or coffee, after taking shower in the small stream. Preparation of dinner.

Day two
After breakfast get ready for the trek. Walk around 6-7 hours go to the next camp site, searching for orangutan and other wildlife. Discovering medicinal plants and jungle-food: learning their use and preparation. After a walk from the jungle, walk continues along the river to reach the camp site.Take a rest at the camp and a swim in the river and get a hot drink.Preparation of dinner.

Day three
Start after breakfast, get ready for the trek. Walk around 6-7 hours along the river to the next camp while searching for signs of wild orangutan nests and other wildlife tracks, collect jungle-vegetables for dinner.Learn how to make the jungle-camp and how to prepare jungle-dinner.

Day four
Start after breakfast, get ready for the trek. The camp will not move this day, trek around the camp for 5-6 hours searching for wild orangutans and other animals, collecting jungle-vegetables for dinner. Around 6 p.m. watch animals in the salt lake, where they come to drink to get iron from the stone. Preparation of dinner.

Day five
After breakfast, start walk to next camp Walk around 5-6 hours in the jungle, searching for wild orangutans and other animals. Take a rest at the camp and get hot drink and then take a swim in the clean jungle river. Preparation of dinner.

Day six
After breakfast, just relax around the camp. After lunch, travel back to Bukit Lawang by tube-rafting down the river.

Price per person:  300 Euro/person.
Minimum group-size: two – three persons.
Maximum group size : four – eight persons.

Price includes :
Fully licensed English speaking jungle guide.
Permits to enter the national park PHPA office (ranger station) camera tax 150,000,Idr.
Permit from the Bukit Lawang guide association.
Foods,fruits and water during jungle trekking.
Tent, sleeping mat,blanket/sheet,mosquito net.
Traditional tube rafting back to Bukit Lawang.

Necessary equipment  :
Good walking-boots or sport shoes.
Long trousers or short for walking into the jungle.
Sports-sandals or flip-flops for walking in the river.
Towel,short pants,swimming suit.
Insect repellent,medicines.
Light trousers and long sleeved tops (extra sets of clean and dry clothes for the night).
Head torch or flashlight.

Notes :
The trek itinerary could be changed to fit your condition,
and you could choose either walk back or by tube rafting.

We can provide you with further information when you contact us.

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