Things to do in Medan

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From Medan: Mount Leuser National Park Full-Day Trip

1. From Medan: Mount Leuser National Park Full-Day Trip

Immerse yourself in a world of Orangutans and hiking at the Mount Leuser National Park. Enjoy transportation from Medan, then hang out at the Orangutan Care Center before exploring the jungle landscape for yourself. Start with pickup at your hotel at 9:00 AM, and travel up the Sumatra Highway to the Mount Leuser National Park. Enjoy a stop at the small town of Binjai. Continue through vast rubber and oil palm plantations until you reach Bukit Lawang. Upon arrival, enjoy lunch at the Orangutan Care Center, before starting your trek into the jungle of the Mount Leuser National Park. Explore a trail running under the shade of rainforest trees, with rewarding scenic view across the landscape. Finish your hike back with the apes of the Orangutan Care Center, before hopping back in the vehicle for your journey back to Medan. Sit back and relax, knowing you'll arrive back at your hotel at approximately 9:00 PM.

Medan: Medan City Sightseeing Guided Group Tour

2. Medan: Medan City Sightseeing Guided Group Tour

Be picked up from the comfort of your hotel at 9:00 AM and head to see the Al-Mashun Great Mosque at 9:15 AM. Visit the picturesque Sultan's Palace at 9:35 AM. Go to Tip Top Café which was once a favorite of colonial society at 9:55. Stroll around Pajak Ikan Lama a bustling market at 10:05 AM and continue at 10:15 AM to the colonial town square, the Bank, Inna Dharma Deli Hotel, and Post Office. At 10:55 AM go to Kampung Keling which is the original center of Medan's Indian community. Arrive at Sri Mariamman Temple and Vihara Gunung Timur, one of the largest Chinese temples in Medan at 11:05 AM. Travel to the Church of Maria Annai Velangkanni at11:35 AM. Take in the features and unique ornaments and colorful displays at this church before returning to your hotel at 12:45 PM.

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