Travel Agency in Bukittinggi

Bukittinggi Wisata Express

For Dumai – and ferries to Melaka and Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia – minibuses leave Bukittinggi nightly at 8pm (120,000Rp, nine hours). Departures are timed to link with the ferry from Dumai to Batam (350,000Rp, 6am) a…
Tourist Information in Berastagi

Tourist Information Centre

Has maps and can arrange trekking guides and day tours (650,000Rp) that take in Gunung Sibayak, traditional villages, markets, waterfalls, hot springs and Taman Alam Lumbini Buddhist temple. They can also arrange tr…
Travel Agency in Singkil

Banyak Island Travel

Your first point of contact in Singkil should be Mr Darmawan at Banyak Island Travel, who can organise any and all forms of onward transport, including speedboats to the Banyaks, minibuses and private cars to almost…
Tourist Information in Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park

Kantor Taman Nasional Bukit Barisan Selatan

This office sells permits (but only midweek) for Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park and can arrange guides and provide trekking information. Ask for Latief, who speaks excellent English. Permits cost 155,000Rp for …
Tourist Information in Sungai Penuh

Kantor Taman Nasional Kerinci Seblat

The Kerinci Seblat National Park headquarters sells permits. They never seem to answer the phone, however, so just turn up. If it’s closed, you can get permits from Wild Sumatra Adventures or guesthouses in Lempur T…
Immigration in Medan

Kantor Imigrasi Kelas 1 Polonia

Head here for visa extensions (355,000Rp), which technically take three to four working days, and cannot be processed until a few days before your current visa expires. Bring photocopies of your passport and Indones…
Tourist Information in Tangkahan

CTO Visitor Centre

Near the bus stop in the centre of Tangkahan village, the hard-working, friendly team at this visitor centre organise everything from elephant bathing to jungle treks, tubing and caving; pay your fees here. It has a…
Tourist Information in Bukit Lawang

Bukit Lawang Visitors Centre

Worth dropping in before trekking to see interesting displays of the flora and fauna found in Gunung Leuser National Park. Past visitors often record reviews of guides in the sign-in book. It's located down in the h…
Tourist Information in Banda Aceh

Regional Tourist Office

Led by the very helpful Rahmadani (Danny), the staff here are helpful and sometimes have free copies of an excellent guidebook to the province; otherwise its website offers good info. On the 1st floor of a governmen…
Travel Agency in Bandar Lampung

Arie Tour & Travel

A helpful travel agent located outside the city centre. Trips to Gunung Krakatau, Way Kambas and Bukit Barisan Selatan National Parks can be booked here, though it's fairly pricey.