Location
  • Indonesia
    • Sumatra
Length
4 - 12 weeks
Program Tags
Adventure Travel

Program Details

Activities
Animal Viewing
Housing
Guesthouse
Primary Language
English

Pricing

Starting Price
2200
Price Details
Pre-departure video briefing, Airport pick-up and drop off, Welcome and safety briefing, All accommodation, All meals, All tours on itinerary, Our Expedition Leader throughout your stay, Project donation, All adventure activities as listed, In-country support staff, Social activities, 24/7 UK emergency backup, T-shirt
Jun 26, 2018
Sep 10, 2013
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About Program

This 4 week program in the jungles of Sumatra combines volunteering on our unique Orangutan protection project with an amazing South East Asia Island adventure!

Contribute to protecting the endangered Orangutan in one of the oldest and most beautiful rainforests in the world - Sumatra!

Expect to learn the essentials needed to operate in the jungle, tackle human-orangutan conflict, as well as help local farmers to produce organic compost and fertilizer.

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Program Highlights

  • Contribute to a real, frontline (and much needed) Orangutan conservation project.
  • Experience the Gunung Leuser national park - with one of the most concentrated populations of Orangutan in the Southern hemisphere.
  • Learn about the famous Leuser ecosystem and experience the ecology of the Sumatran Jungle first hand!
  • Learn essential skills needed to operate in the Sumatra jungle.

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k.davies
10/10
Yes, I recommend this program

Wonderful Experience

I felt it was a life-changing experience. I had a great 6 weeks living in the jungle, learning many useful skills. I met some great people and made life-long friends. The local people were also amazing as they were so hospitable and friendly.

What would you improve about this program?
To spend longer on trek.
13 people found this review helpful.

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