Want to get a taste of the best things to do in Bukit Lawang? I am more than happy to welcome and assist you in experiencing living like a local with a typical friendly Sumatran family. Stay among villagers in a small village near Bukit Lawang. Featuring accommodation and special activities in our modest village, is just part of this unforgettable life time experience.
Relax and enjoy the natural lifestyle after exploring the jungle while joining in a lively village tour or our community development program either in teaching/sharing useful knowledge you know for children, eco-farming, or home industry which offers a great chance to speak with the local people about their lives and learn about the culture.
Our house is surrounded by paddy field and range of mountain at the backgrounds. We have our living room downstairs as classroom for free school I develop for local children in the afternoon - in case you’re also interested in meeting up and interacting with the children, or even being our teacher volunteer - let me know. :)
We also manage and rent out jungle cottages for individuals/couples/family seeking for serene, high quality break. It is 30 minutes motorbike riding from Bukit Lawang bus station. Bukit Lawang is a famous touristic area. It is well known as the largest Sumatran orangutan (Pongo abelii) sanctuary and .
The price is per person and including two times meals; breakfast and lunch/dinner.
As for the jungle cottage, please contact me for price, including price for jungle trek price, cooking class, and a village tour.
I'm happy as well to provide you with tips and advice on the best things to see and do in Sumatra area, like Brastagi, Lake Toba, and Sidikalang if you are a coffee lover!
We enjoy travel and cooking but always look forward to meeting new people.
Yoan is 37 and enjoys cooking, music, gigs, festivals, reading, photography, learning foreign languages, travel, and nature. She speaks English and Indonesian
Irwansyah is 44 and enjoys socializing, travel, gardening, and nature. He speaks Indonesian and little English
Yoan has 3 children living at home