"Explore the wonders of Sumatra, defined by its rugged mountain ranges and lush, green valleys."

Sumatra is an island in western Indonesia, westernmost of the Sunda Islands. It is the largest island entirely in Indonesia and the sixth largest island in the world at approximately 470,000 km2, with a population of 45,000,000. The backbone of the ialand is the Barisan mountains chain, with the active volcano Mount Kerinci marking the highest point, located around the midpoint of the range. The volcanic activity of this region endows the area with fertile land and beautiful scenery, illustrated around the handsome Lake Toba. Your adventure-packed tour will reveal many of Sumatra's jewels, including the fascinating orangutan rehabilitation centre in Bohorok and the scenic mountain resort of Medan, renowned for its refreshing weather and abundance of flowers, vegetables and fruits.

Itinerary

Day 4 Samosir Tour

Day 4 Samosir Tour

Take a full-day excursion of Samosir Island to explore the beauty and culture of Batak.

Weather

Weather information for Sumatra
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temp 26 ℃ 26 ℃ 26 ℃ 26 ℃ 27 ℃ 27 ℃ 26 ℃ 26 ℃ 26 ℃ 26 ℃ 26 ℃ 26 ℃
Rain 138MM 94MM 110MM 151MM 245MM 150MM 173MM 196MM 207MM 256MM 247MM 158MM
Sunshine 7HRS 7HRS 7HRS 6HRS 6HRS 6HRS 7HRS 8HRS 7HRS 7HRS 8HRS 8HRS

Fast Facts

8 Days Sumatra Explorer
  • Time Difference GMT +7 approx
  • Currency Indonesian Rupiah
  • Flight Time 16 hours 50 minutes from UK
  • Capital Jakarta
  • Best time to go July to October

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