Best of Sumatra

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  • No booking fees
4.0 Based on 1 Review
  • COVID-19protected
  • Hiking
  • Volcanoes
  • National parks
  • Farm and plantation visits
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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 8 days
  • tour type Group
  • max group size 15
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Medan, Indonesia
  • Ends Medan, Indonesia
Tour with Flexible Booking Policy
  • Change dates It is free to change your tour start date within 30 days of departure.
  • Choose a different tour Select a new tour run by the same tour operator within 30 days of departure.
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Explore Bohorok National Park and search for orangutans.
  • Watch the sunrise from the top of a volcano.
  • Relax on an island resort.
  • Learn where famous Sumatran coffee comes from.
The Best of Sumatra tour starts and ends in Medan. The Best of Sumatra is a hiking tour that takes 8 days taking you through Medan, Indonesia and other destinations in Indonesia.

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 eight day trip will introduce you to the impressive super-volcano at Lake Toba, coffee plantations, village life in Berastagi (famed for its delicious passionfruit), and much more.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS
4 - Very Good
Based on 1 review
  • Anonymous
  • From British
  • On Feb 01 2020
4 - Very Good
Orang Utans, Lazing on Lake and Bintangs with friends.
“Good trip....worth the money. Tour leader Hendri is a great guy who never loses his warm smile.”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Medan
  • Day 2: Medan/Bohorok
  • Day 3: Bohorok/Berastagi
  • Day 4: Berastagi
  • Day 5: Berastagi/Samosir Island
  • Day 6: Samosir Island
  • Day 7: Samosir Island/Medan
  • Day 8: Medan
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Simple hotels/guesthouses (7 nts).
Meals
  • 7 breakfasts, 1 dinner
    Note: Allow USD85-110 for meals not included.
Transport
  • Walking, boat, private van.
Staff & experts
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout, local guides.
Included activities
  • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Medan city tour
  • Jungle trekking in Gunung Leuser National Park
  • Sibayak Volcano sunrise hike
  • Coffee plantation tour
  • Samosir Island stay
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to/from Medan are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Best of Sumatra tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Best of Sumatra tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 23 August 2021, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 23 August 2021, a deposit of 350 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Best of Sumatra tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this Best of Sumatra tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on a G Adventures tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Travel Style : ClassicAll of the highlights, culture, access, and I-can’t-believe-we-did-that moments, all at a great price.
  • 2. Service Level : StandardComfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.
  • 3. Physical Grading : 2 - LightLight walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
  • 4. Trip Type : Small GroupGroup trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip. Check individual trips for details.
COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • This tour has been limited to a group size of 12 participants to protect against COVID-19. The tour will furthermore adhere to any local government restrictions on group sizes to ensure that everybody are kept safe.
  • Wearing a mask, hand washing and general sanitizing has been implemented on this tour. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • Distancing measures have been implemented to safeguard against COVID-19.
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