Sumatra Overland Tour (alternative) in 10 Days / 9 Nights
- Category: Sumatra
- Last Updated: Wednesday, 17 September 2014 12:19
DAY 01 : AIRPORT / MEDAN – HOTEL ( Grand Angkasa / Tiara / Best Western Asean Hotel)
Upon arrival at Polonia Airport Medan , pick up by our tour guide and then transfer to hotel for overnight. Afternoon free at own leisure.
DAY 02 : MEDAN – BRASTAGI (Grand Mutiara Htl / Sinabung Htl) (B L)
After breakfast city tour in Medan visiting Sultan Palace, Grand Mosque, Chinese temple, kesawan arean ( The old center of Medan) and then drive to Brastagi via Sembahe, arriving at Brastagi visit Batak Karo traditional village at Peceren and fruit market, afternoon check in to hotel.
DAY 03 : BRASTAGI-PARAPAT/SAMOSIR ( Silintong Htl / Toledo Inn ) (BL)
After breakfast drive to Parapat via Simarjarunjung, on the way stop at Sipiso-piso waterfall and visit Rumah Bolon (Long House) the old Palace of Batak Simalungun Kings. Arriving at Parapat crossing to Samosir Island by ferry boat and check in to hotel.
DAY 04 : SAMOSIR-EXCURSION (BL)
Excursion by car or ferry boat on Lake Toba and visiting several Batak Toba villages
-Tomok : To see the old tomb of Sidabutar Kings.
-Ambarita : To see stone chairs and table the execution place of Sialagan Kings.
-Simanindo:To see Batak Toba traditional dance and museum.
Afternoon return to hotel.
DAY 05 : SAMOSIR-SIPIROK ( Tor Sibohi Htl ) (BL)
After breakfast crossing back to Parapat and then drive to Sipirok, on the way stop at Coffee, Clove, and pineapple plantation, visit traditional village at Balige, and Sipoholon Hot springs, and Walking at the bank of Sarulla river near the nice view of rice terrace. Arriving at Sipirok check in to Hotel.
DAY 06 : SIPIROK-BUKITTINGGI ( Pusako / Royal Denai Htl) (BL)
After early breakfast leave Sipirok for Bukittinggi on the way at Sihepeng to see the atraction of mongkey picking up the coconut and pepper, vanilla, cardamom and cinnamon garden.Then passing rain tropical forest of Rimba Panti and crossing equator line at Bonjol, afternoon arrival at Bukittinggi the charming town of Minangkabau people check in to hotel.
DAY 07 : BUKITTINGGI-MINANGKABAU TOUR (BL)
After breakfast city tour by visiting Sianok Canyon with its Japanesse tunnel, for de kock, Museum, Big Tower O’clock “Jam Gadang”, Museum and Market. Then drive to Batusangkar to via Tabek Patah on the way stop at Baso to see traditional weaving and arrival at Batu Sangkar visit the Duplicate of the Palace of Minangkabau Kingdom at Pagaruyung, afternoon return to Bukittinggi via Lake Singkarak.
DAY 08 : BUKITTINGGI- MANINJAU ( Pasir Panjang Hotel) (B L)
After breakfast drive to Maninjau Lake via 44 hairpin curves fantastic road of “Kelok 44”, on the way visit Koto Gadang village to see traditional Silver work and Embun Pagi to see the view of the Lake Maninjau, arriving at Maninjau enjoying the Lake and check in to hotel.
DAY 09 : MANINJAU FREE (B )
After breakfast free at own leisure at Maninjau, where you can enjoy swimming on the Lake, Sun Bathing, walking to the villages bicycling or driving around the Lake.
DAY 10 : MANINJAU – PADANG / AIRPORT (B)
After breakfast drive to Padang via Pariaman with stop at Artha beach, upon arrival at Padang directly transfer to Airport.
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