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Bat Cave, Bukit Lawang
(3.3/5 based on 140 reviews on the web)
Explore the dark insides of this cave while immersing yourself in the sounds of Bat Cave. this cavernous structure. Remember to bring a torch to visit this cavernous structure, as very little natural light enters the cave and you will need one to make the most of the experience. The cave is a 20-minute walk from the city center, via a 2 km (1.2 mi) path through forest and rubber plantations. Be sure to bring plenty of water for the trek and wear sturdy shoes; walking the distance can get very hot. For Bat Cave and beyond, use our Bukit Lawang trip itinerary maker to get the most from your Bukit Lawang vacation.
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  • This good as a pass time most of what is Sumatra, I recommend doing so if you spare time, if it is not better to give priorities to other things most beautiful having Sumatra.
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  • From our home base, we go hiking eco travellodge. On your own. In search of the caves. We had heard that there are three "rooms". The walk to it was fun to do. Take water with you, that is, be useful. On the way you have a children's home against what now was empty. And also a hut where you can buy something to drink. We have found the caves, but are not went inside. But heard from fellow guests that the weak, no, logical though all those bats there and wet etc. The walk going there is fun and can easily without a guide. There it is useful to take a guide along the cave in because you can get lost, we are told.
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  • I walked there and there was a guy sitting in front of the entrance. Paid him 15.000 and he gave us the full tour inc. explanations. its not too big, and you can finish this within 2 hours, but a grea...  more »