WHAT TO DO IN BUKIT LAWANG
There are many things to do in Bukit Lawang, jungle trekking and see orangutans are the main activities, you also can study about animals and plants and visiting another areas like Batu katak Ecotourism area which also bordering with Gunung Leuser National park to experience more.
The things to do with our company (Bukit Lawang Ecotourism & Ecoproject - BLEE) in Bukit Lawang are covering some possibilities. Beside the common trekking in Gunung Leuser National Park from Bukit Lawang area, we also perform the trekking in Gunung Leuser National Park from Batu Katak area, we are also providing chicken trek behind the Bukit Lawang hill and using traditional rafting to return to the Bukit Lawang Hill Resort.
All guests from this website will be accommodated to our accommodation named Bukit Lawang Hill Resort. In Bukit Lawang Hill Resort, all activities will be designed, planned and started. Bukit Lawang Hill Resort provide you free internet, restaurant, 4 private rooms, and study class about environment and our ecoproject in the evening.
HOW TO GET TO BUKIT LAWANG FROM KUALANAMU INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
There are many kind of transportations that can bring you to Bukit Lawang from Kualanamu International Airport, so don't get confused. First thing you have to know, Kualanamu International Airport is not located in Medan, this airport is located 42 km to the northeast of Medan.
Distance from Kualanamu International Airport to Medan is 42 km, distance from Medan to Binjai is 25 km, and from Binjai to Bukit Lawang is 70 km. So, it will be 137 km from Kualanamu International Airport to Bukit Lawang, estimated it will take about 4 hours.
Using A.L.S bus from Kualanamu International Airport to Binjai can be easily done between 06.00 in the morning until 00.00 in the midnight everyday with cheap price, costs 30.000 IDR per person. This A.L.S bus operates every 45 minutes from Kualanamu International Airport to Binjai and from Binjai to Kualanamu International Airport.
How to find A.L.S bus? A.L.S bus with orange color are always parked in front the arrival exit gate. It takes 2 hours for travelling from Kualanamu International Airport to Binjai.
After you arrived in Binjai, the bus will stop in front of Binjai Supermall, from Binjai Supermall you can use becak (tricycle) costs 15.000 IDR to get to the location where minibus such as L300 or Pembangunan Semesta are always parked and waiting for the passengers, they are located in front of Binjai Merdeka football field (Lapangan Merdeka).
Using Railink train from Kualanamu International Airport to Medan will be a little bit expensive, it costs 100.000 IDR per person. Railink train just operate from Kualanamu International Airport to Medan or from Medan to Kualanamu International Airport, not to Binjai. Railink train start its operating from 04.00 until 21:30. From Medan train station to Binjai, you can use normal train that costs 5000 IDR.
How to find Railink train? Railink train station in Kualanamu International Airport is located in front of arrival exit gate. Using train for travelling from Kualanamu International Airport is not the best option, but if you are carrying a huge load of luggage, this option will be much better and helpful.
After you arrived in Binjai, the train will stop in Binjai bus station, from Binjai bus station you can use becak (tricycle) costs 15.000 IDR to get to the location where minibus such as L300 or Pembangunan Semesta are always parked and waiting for the passengers, they are located in front of Binjai Merdeka football field (Lapangan Merdeka).
Using car rental service will cost you 650.000 IDR, the car will pick you up from the airport at anytime, it doesn't matter though you arrived in Kualanamu International Airport in the midnight.
Our car rental service prioritize your safety and comfortable. There are several types of car, we can provide for you. That's all depends on how many passengers will be picked up.
We uses Toyota Avanza or Suzuki APV for 4 - 7 passengers (costs 650.000 IDR), Mitsubishi L300 for 8 - 9 passengers (costs 1.000.000 IDR), and Isuzu ELF for 10 until 14 passengers (costs 1.500.000 IDR). It takes 4 hours for travelling from Kualanamu International Airport to Bukit Lawang.
If you need car rental service, you can contact me via our booking form in our website or call me on mobile +6282166316641.
For any booking through www.bukitlawang.asia the insurance is in responsibility of the participant. We disclaims any liability for damage to life and limb, as well as loss of material that may arise as a result of natural events or accident caused by humans or animals on their tours. If you cancel the arrangement 12h before the tour started, the full amount will be refunded, later on you can name us a substitute, refundation is not possible anymore.