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Thomas Jungle Tours - Day Tours

Address: Gunung Leuser National Park, Bukit Lawang, Indonesia
Phone Number: (+62) 81376 330753
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Ranked #3 of 23 Activities in Bukit Lawang
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Activities: Viewing wildlife
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Activities: Viewing wildlife
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English first
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Very hospitable guides. With lots of fun, humor and explanation they take you on a trip into jungle. Delicious food and good basic amenities. There is a surprisingly nice evening program! Definitely a must when visiting in Sumatra. We were surprised beyond expectation.

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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107 reviews 107 reviews
40 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I had my issues with Thomas: a lack of clarity & detail over the prices and content of the pickup, guesthouse and day tour, but I take some of the blame for not pressing by e-mail and I put this down as a one off. The shower didn't work properly in my room either but frankly I got by -... More 

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hong kong
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I don't like guided tours, but what I loved about this one was that the guides were not overbearing or unnaturally enthusiastic. They let me take things at my own pace, enjoy the scenery, take a breath when I wanted and more. The camping was great, food wonderful, facilities fine, outdoor toilet nothing less than what I expected, and evening... More 

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

we did not know what to expect. Thomas received us at 10pm, gave us a free room and set us up got a 2 days tour. we walked through this amazing jungle. Thomas basically knows everything about it. our food, evening entertainment, orangutan watching, waterfall, tubing and above all, fantastic food. thanks for a unforgettable experience.

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Santiago, Chile
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

We went into the jungle with Thomas on the 2 days-1 night-tour and it was the most amazing experience. We saw many Orang Utans from far, some came very close because they know Thomas and the other guides and we also saw other kinds of monkeys. The night in the jungle was a lot of fun and the food we... More 

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Did a two day trekking, pretty tough but very worthwhile! Guides are very knowlegable and take very good care of you. Spending the night in the jungle was a great experience. And i'd recommend taking the tube back down the river! Thank you Thomas.

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Bangkok, Thailand
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Thomas and his staff made of my weekend , one of the best in asia so far. Everyone is very nice and helpful. the trekking its not for everyone, in my own experience it was a bit difficult, but SO WORTH IT ! Sunny our guide was explaining all the details, trying to do everything for us and our happiness.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

My partner and I arranged a jungle trek with Thomas before arriving in Bukit Lawang, do not be put off by Thomas' emails or relaxed nature in confirming details as his spoken English is perfect and is a very friendly guy! From pick up at the airport to drop off everything went smoothly and we had a great time. We... More 

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Nidau, Switzerland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

My boyfriend and I did a 2days/1night trip to the Jungle with Thomas Jungle tours. Upfront, we have to say "thank you" to Thomas for being very flexible when we had to change the initial tour on very short notice as my boyfriend got very sick and wasn't able to do the planned 3days/2 nights trip. The tour itself was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We Went on a trek with Thomas and his staff. All was perfect. They did everything they could to make us feel good . We did the trek 2 days/1 Night . Even my husband whom just Got a new knee made it with help from Thomas and his staff. Can really only give top marks to this ! Dó... More 

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