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Expedition Jungle

| Dusun 1, Bukit Lawang 20774, Indonesia
+62 813-7060-7035
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Once in a lifetime experience

My partner and I did the 9 day jungle trek including 3 nights in guesthouse accommodation in Bukit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kerry D
Excellent trek and lovely village of Bukit Lawang with charming people

Excellent trip well organised. Tourists need to be respectful of the wildlife remaining wild and... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
London, United Kingdom
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Expedition Jungle guarantees a professional, safe, eco friendly adventure tour to those looking to experience the wilds of Gunung Leuser National park and the natural beauty of North Sumatra. We are a fully registered, insured and licensed Indonesian and UK tour operator. We have a proven track record for providing trips to families, honeymooners and budget travellers looking for an alternative to the beach holiday. We only use licensed, local, English speaking guides with a profound knowledge of the park and the flora and fauna within. Contact us for a no obligation offer for your trip to North Sumatra. Join one of our fixed date, group tours or let us create a tailormade itinerary to fit your schedule.
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| Dusun 1, Bukit Lawang 20774, Indonesia
+62 813-7060-7035
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I did the 9 day jungle trek including 3 nights in guesthouse accommodation in Bukit Lawang and 5 nights in the jungle. From the moment I booked the trip I felt completely at ease....every question I had was answered and the whole...More

Thank Kerry D
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Excellent trip well organised. Tourists need to be respectful of the wildlife remaining wild and sadly many visitors left rubbish in the jungle and around. The trek into the jungle was great fun although incredibly humid. Local food is good and very good value. Our...More

Thank 21dizzy
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Had been on a 2D/1N jungle trek in March. The trekking was not that difficult, but humidity makes it feel a bit tougher. However, the impressions we got were totally worth it. Saw 10+ different orangutan individuals, including quite a number of playful young ones....More

Thank ChristophWuerbel
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Together with 3 friends of me, we did the three days jungletrek. We saw a lot of orangutan's and the experience of sleeping and eating in the jungle was fantastic. You have to ask Lely and Jimmy for your guides because they know everything about...More

1  Thank julievangheluwe
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We did a 5 day package and we would highly recommend these guys to anyone that will listen! Right from the start Clare was amazing; answering all our questions and putting together the perfect itinerary for us. The guides and drivers that we had were...More

Thank BrookeA417
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Our available time and dates in Nth Sumatra were not flexible so we really appreciated Clare's readiness to put together a stand alone trip which gave us an excellent itinerary. The highlight of the time in Berastagi was the the climb up Sibayak volcano. It...More

Thank meg_johnson4223
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Having experienced and caring guides made this one of the best experiences of my life. When I first arrived in Indonesia I didn’t know what to expect, I was alone, on the other side of the world, and I am by no means a fitness...More

Thank orangutanobsessed
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Thanks to Clare, from Expedition Jungle, for arranging a perfect 5 day trip for us in Bukit Lawang, Sumatra. From the moment we arrived in Medan, we were extremely well looked after by the local guides and drivers. With Yetno at the lead, these lovely...More

1  Thank rcath77
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We had a great experience because we were well prepared and experienced fit hikers. Trek information was a bit lacking as to what to expect (in regards to fitness required, terrain, conditions, water supply, medical emergencies). Fitness level: none of us had any idea how...More

5  Thank Fleur W
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We had a trekking in the Jungle and we visited Tangkahan. The organisation was excellent and the local guides were very professional and supporting us during all time long. The cuisine during the trekking was excellent and the places we visited very amazing.

Thank Stefano L
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My wife and I are 68 and 69 years old respectively. I am a former smoker so lung function is reduced whilst wife has rheumatoid arthritis and we are both overweight. Do you think we could cope with trekk without spoiling it for youner/fitter persons?
31 March 2017|
Response from RomiRambe | Property representative |
Sorry for such a slow response. It might be a good idea to consult with your doctor on whether they think you would be fit enough to do a trek in very humid conditions. One option could be for you to do a private trek then... More
I am considering booking the 9 day tour, 6 day trek. Can anyone talk about the safety for a single American woman traveling to this part of Indonesia on this tour? Thank you!
14 April 2015|
Response from HammyH3 |
Hi there Skiingkat, I am a single Aussie chick who is heading along on the same tour by myself in July & am feeling confident that I will be OK to do this...The company has been incredible with answering/providing info. to... More