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The two-days one night – Orangutan tour is most popular for travelers who came to Bukit Lawang, you will earn memories camping on Mt.Leuser National Park.The magnificent rain forest of the park have become famous throughout the world as the harbor some of the most endangered and rate species on earth for example Sumatran rhinoceros, Sumatran orangutan and Rafflesia, the largest flower in the world.

Our campsite is in the jungle at Bohorok riverbank. The water is very fresh and clean, where you can go directly into the river for a swim and have fun after hike the mountain while enjoying the atmosphere of the beautiful forest. At the campsite we’ll see monkeys, monitor lizards, or even an orangutans if we are lucky.
We will also provide assistance to help you where we’ll pass the difficult and slippery trails.
You can also enjoy Indonesian food delicious cooked by our professional team as long as we were in the jungle.

The jungle trek will start after you have breakfast around 9:00 am, you will meet expert guide at your hotel/guest house where you stay, and you will joint with another group not more then six people unless your own group is larger than this size.

Once we arrive at the border of Mt.National park, our experience guide will give you a briefing how to behave in the jungle. Walking for about 5-6 hours to search of the animals together, if we’re lucky we’ll see animals such as sumatran orangutan (pongo abelli ), Thomas leaf-monkey, silver leaf-monkey, Siamang (black gibbon), white-handed gibbon, pig-tailed macaque, water monitors, sumatran peacock, red giant flying squirrel, malayan giant squirrel or hornbill. Our expert guide will explain you about orangutans behavior and other of animals, he will point you also about the medicine plants that are still often used for people living in the village.

At 13:00 we stop for a break. For lunch we provide our fried rice wrappers from home. After lunch we also provide tropical fresh fruits. We have pineapple, bananas, oranges, passion fruit and watermelon.

After lunch, we continue the tour to watching the orangutans and other animals while heading to the campsite. Upon arrival at the campsite you can go to the river for a swim or relax while enjoying tea or coffee, guide and team will prepare for dinner. After dinner you can playing jungle game or make campfire with the team. If the weather is good we can go fishing in the river. We spent the night in the jungle, an amazing experience.

After breakfast we will continue the trek to explore the jungle around 3-4 hours return to the Hotel/guest house, we will observe the jungle and search of the animals ( we will take a rest to have fruits break and lunch ). If we are lucky will see again of the orangutans or other animals before end of the trips.

Traditional tube rafting
Or if you prefer we can stay at the riverside to observe the wildlife. There’s also a nice waterfall we can visit, afterwards we come back to the tent to have noodle soup and fruit salad jungle style for lunch. After lunch we will raft back to the hotel by traditional tube rafting ” Jungle taxi..!”, you will have fun time with Bohorok river waves and enjoy the jungle atmosphere from the river, if you are lucky we could see the animals such us monitor lizard, monkeys and Sumatra orangutans ( pongo abelli ) at the river bank.


  • Licensed guide
  • Permit to Gunung Leuser National Park
  • Food, different kinds of fruit and drinkable water
  • Tent, mattress, blanket
  • Traditional tube rafting

What to Bring

  • 1 Large bottle of the mineral water
  • Suitable walking shoes
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Sun cream
  • Medicines if applicable
  • Toilet paper
  • Flashlight
  • Swimming gear and a towel

Bookable Extras

  • Data Sim Card

We are happy to pick you up outside Bukit Lawang as well.

If you like our offer you can book your itinerary right now in the calendar 📆 at the top of the page 🔝.
You do not pay immediately, each booking goes through a quick approval process. You are notified by emails throughout the process. Once the booking is approved, you can pay using the link provided in the email and start packing 🧳☀️ Of course we will share the news with the orangutans here 🦧

If you have any question you can contact us by email, whatsapp and/or directly on the web. Check out our Contact Us page. We are happy to answer all your questions 🙂.

We hope we have given you a taste of what we have to offer.

This is one of my favourite experiences yet. Not even 10 minutes in we saw Thomas monkeys, and not even an hour in we saw orangutans. In total we saw 5 adults and 4 babies!

Lynne L

Lynne L

It was great to explore the wildlife of Leuser Nationalpark. We highly recommand doing this tour with Marwan who is a super positive and experienced guide with a great heart and humour.

Fabian K

Fabian K


Marwan was really passionate about the jungle and the animals. We had great fun walking through the jungle together. In the evening, after the most delicious dinner, we would sing and speak sidiki bahasa indonesia.

Sophie V

Sophie V

Uttrecht, The Netherlands

Jungle trekking in Bukit Lawang was awesome, I did see one of orangutan with local guide Seger nice man. Gunung Leuser NP is very admirable. And jungle trekking by riding an Elephant in Tangkahan was so great

Simon B

Simon B

South Australia

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