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Gunung Leuser National Park

Gunung Leuser National Park is a protected area in northern Sumatra, Indonesia, located in the provinces of Aceh and North Sumatra. This park is one of the largest and most important tropical rainforest ecosystems in Southeast Asia, and is home to a wide range of flora and fauna. The park covers an area of 7,927 square kilometers and is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra.

The park is situated between the Barisan Mountains and the Indian Ocean, and is part of the Leuser Ecosystem, which is the largest remaining area of tropical rainforest in Sumatra. The park is home to a variety of wildlife, including Sumatran orangutans, Sumatran tigers, Sumatran elephants, rhinoceroses, gibbons, and many other species. It is also home to a wide range of plant species, including various species of rafflesia and pitcher plants.

Gunung Leuser National Park has a long and rich history. The area has been inhabited since prehistoric times, and archaeological evidence suggests that the park was once the center of an ancient kingdom. During the Dutch colonial period, the park was used for timber extraction and hunting. In 1980, the park was declared a protected area, and in 2004, it was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In recent years, the park has become a popular destination for ecotourism.

The park is managed by the Indonesian government and a number of local and international conservation organizations. These organizations work to protect the park's wildlife and habitats, as well as promote sustainable tourism and provide education and training to local communities. Gunung Leuser National Park is an important area for conservation and research, and a great destination for nature lovers.

Excursion tips for a day in Gunung Leuser National Park

As a tourist in Gunung Leuser National Park in Indonesia, there are many activities to enjoy in a single day. These include:

1. Trekking through the lush rainforest and admiring the diverse wildlife.
2. Exploring the traditional villages and learning about the local culture.
3. Taking a boat tour of the park's rivers, lakes, and waterfalls.
4. Visiting the Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre, which is home to rescued orangutans.
5. Enjoying the park's stunning views from the peak of Mount Leuser.
6. Spotting rare birds and other animals in the park's diverse habitats.
7. Participating in a guided tour of the park's caves and hot springs.
8. Going on a night safari to experience the park's nocturnal wildlife.
9. Taking a day trip to the nearby lake and waterfall of Tamblingan.
10. Relaxing on the beach and swimming in the crystal clear waters of Bunaken National Park.

Experience Gunung Leuser National Park with unforgettable activities by our partner GetYourGuide. The offer is also ideal as a special gift idea for family and friends who are planning to visit Gunung Leuser National Park. Cancellations are possible up to 24h before the start of the activity (unless otherwise stated in the activity description), with a full refund of the booking price.

The climate in Gunung Leuser National Park

Gunung Leuser National Park in Indonesia has a tropical climate with high humidity throughout the year. During the dry season (May-October), temperatures range from 22-33°C (71-91°F) and the days are sunny and dry. The wet season (November-April) brings higher temperatures (22-35°C/71-95°F) and higher humidity, with heavy rainfall and thunderstorms. During the cooler months of June and July, temperatures can drop to 16-19°C (61-66°F) and the nights can be quite chilly. The park is a great destination for outdoor activities all year round.

Cruise weather for Gunung Leuser National Park

Our weather forecast for Gunung Leuser National Park helps plan your stay according to the weather. For sunny days, pack light and breathable clothes, swimwear, and sunscreen. For winter weather, it's recommended to bring warm clothes, gloves, a hat, sturdy footwear, and a raincoat.

Date Icon Temperature Wind speed/gusts Cloudiness/Visibility Air humidity/pressure Sunrise/Sunset
Jul. 24th 2024 Jul. 24th 2024 max: 22.5 °C
min: 11.6 °C
11.2 m/s
10.8 m/s
82.9 %
23.6 m
67.2 %
1,015 hPa
Jul. 25th 2024 Jul. 25th 2024 max: 20.4 °C
min: 11.9 °C
8.6 m/s
10.4 m/s
87.3 %
23.0 m
78.1 %
1,014 hPa
Jul. 26th 2024 Jul. 26th 2024 max: 21.2 °C
min: 11.7 °C
8.6 m/s
13.3 m/s
97.6 %
22.6 m
77.0 %
1,015 hPa
Jul. 27th 2024 Jul. 27th 2024 max: 21.6 °C
min: 12 °C
6.5 m/s
6.8 m/s
81.4 %
17.0 m
85.4 %
1,015 hPa
Jul. 28th 2024 Jul. 28th 2024 max: 18.9 °C
min: 12.2 °C
6.5 m/s
9.0 m/s
83.9 %
11.3 m
94.2 %
1,015 hPa
Jul. 29th 2024 Jul. 29th 2024 max: 18.4 °C
min: 12.8 °C
5.4 m/s
8.3 m/s
99.6 %
10.1 m
94.3 %
1,014 hPa
Jul. 30th 2024 Jul. 30th 2024 max: 18.9 °C
min: 12.1 °C
5.4 m/s
11.2 m/s
99.8 %
11.8 m
93.8 %
1,014 hPa
Jul. 31st 2024 Jul. 31st 2024 max: 14.9 °C
min: 12.8 °C
6.1 m/s
11.9 m/s
100.0 %
3.1 m
98.6 %
1,017 hPa
Aug. 1st 2024 Aug. 1st 2024 max: 18.5 °C
min: 12.7 °C
8.3 m/s
15.5 m/s
99.7 %
18.2 m
89.4 %
1,017 hPa
Aug. 2nd 2024 Aug. 2nd 2024 max: 14.8 °C
min: 12.4 °C
4.7 m/s
9.7 m/s
99.9 %
22.3 m
91.2 %
1,016 hPa
Aug. 3rd 2024 Aug. 3rd 2024 max: 17.3 °C
min: 12.5 °C
8.3 m/s
9.7 m/s
95.7 %
9.9 m
93.6 %
1,015 hPa
Aug. 4th 2024 Aug. 4th 2024 max: 17.5 °C
min: 12.2 °C
7.6 m/s
9.0 m/s
98.0 %
12.2 m
93.6 %
1,016 hPa
Aug. 5th 2024 Aug. 5th 2024 max: 16.9 °C
min: 12.2 °C
6.8 m/s
8.6 m/s
95.4 %
14.8 m
94.5 %
1,016 hPa
Aug. 6th 2024 Aug. 6th 2024 max: 18.9 °C
min: 12 °C
7.2 m/s
8.3 m/s
93.5 %
20.4 m
86.7 %
1,017 hPa
Aug. 7th 2024 Aug. 7th 2024 max: 19.6 °C
min: 12.1 °C
6.5 m/s
5.4 m/s
82.0 %
18.3 m
81.1 %
1,016 hPa

Cruises to Gunung Leuser National Park

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