top of page

sustainable diy-classes

Join one of our DIY-classes in Bukit Lawang to get your hands on. Learn how to do it like the locals - cooking Indonesian food, making organic coconut oil or carving reclaimed wood to a cute souvenir. 

Our sustainable activities are great to get a deeper insight of the life in Sumatra, while you support local businesses.


Cooking Class

Learn how to cook authentic vegetarian local food

Learn how to cook like a local. Indonesians love their food. It is an important part of our culture to eat together.

In this cooking class you can choose up to 5 reciepes that you would learn to cook. The class will take place in the lovely house of our cook Ari with a great view over the ricefield surrounding his place.

Duration: 3-4 hours

Included: 5 different recipes , recipe booklet (PDF), drink


1 Person =    400.000 IDR

2 Person =    750.000 IDR

3 Person =  1.100.000 IDR

4 Person = 1.300.000 IDR

What to bring: hunger, camera, good vibes :-) 

Reclaimed Wood & Coconut

Carving class

Learn how to carve nice souvenirs from sustainable materials

Learn how to make nice souvenirs from sustainable materials from one of the local experienced wood carvers. They will show you how they do it and you can bring this unique selfmade souvenir home as a gift for a beloved person.

Use this skill in future to make sustainable gifts for your friends and family for their birthdays, christmas, hanukka or other occasions. 

Duration: 3 hours


Included: teacher, material, selfmade souvenir to take home


1 Person =    400.000 IDR

2 Person =    750.000 IDR

3 Person = 1.000.000 IDR

4 Person = 1.200.000 IDR

What to bring: water, camera, good vibes :-) 


making Class

Learn how to make coconut oil out of mature coconuts

Learn how to make coconut oil from Aini. She is a local woman running a eco-friendly business with her family. She will show you how you make coconut oil from mature coconuts. 

You will use the leftover coconut meat to make a typical Indonesian snack. You will be able to take the coconut oil home. You can use it as a hair mask, body moisturizer or for cooking.

With this class you support a local business run by a woman who makes eco-friendly soaps & oil. 

Durartion: 3-4 hours

Included: teacher, snacks, drink, coconut oil to take home 


1 Person =    350.000 IDR

2 Person =   600.000 IDR

3 Person =   750.000 IDR

4 Person =  1.00.000 IDR

What to bring:  your camera, good vibes :-) & money in case you want to purchase eco-friendly handmade soaps

bottom of page