Bukit Lawang has so many amazing things to do and see that will bring you closer to local people, village life and culture.
By joining one of these day activities or tours, visitors get a authentic enjoyable experience and help support local trades and crafts.
Bukit Lawang has so much more to offer than just seeing orangutans and trekking in the jungle.
There are many thing do, see and adventures to be had in and around Bukit Lawang. From nearby interesting geological rock formations and caves to local trades, agriculture and traditions in surrounding villages, which we think visitors should see whilst here.
By offering activities and local tours, visitors can get closer to local peolpe, learn more about their daily lives and understand local culture. Visitors will get to see how Indonesian people have had to become creative and innovative to earn an income.
Join one of the workshops to learn about the local handi-craft and trades and try your hand at it. Or is food your more your thing? .... ever wanted to learn how to cook Asian food?... then join a cooking class in a local homestay or for a real authentic experience in a local home. Find out more about local life and agriculture by joining one of the Village Tours or if you're more interested in nature and up for adventure then take a tour to the bat cave and ship rock.
Take a look at the different options below. Some of these activities can be combined in one day or with a trek so you can make the most of your visit. We are also happy to arrange a tour to combine activites, tailor-made to your capabilties and time. These can also be added to any of our longer tours of North Sumtra.
We actively promote and encourage our guests to take part in these, as the fee for these activities and tours goes directly to the local people. It also helps to support them and keep local traditions going.
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