Tangkahan - Elephants bath

Day excursion from Bukit Lawang

Off road trip to Tangkahan for an unforgettable encounter with elephants: 

  • Departure from Bukit Lawang at around 9.30am
  • 2-2.5 hours drive through villages and palm oil plantations
  • Elephants bathing at 3.30pm - wash the elephants in the river during their daily bath
  • Return to Bukit Lawang at around 7pm


  • 68 euros / person (2 persons)
  • 55 euros / person (3 persons or more)

Note: Elephants riding is no longer possible in Tangkahan.

* Car with driver, petrol
* Elephants bathing in the river