KLOTOK ORANGUTAN TOUR
Upon arrival at Pangkalan Bun Airport, our local staff will take you to Kumai harbour for around 30 minutes drives to board on the "traditional klotok wooden boat".
Our Klotok Orangutan tour PRIVATE Departures are designed for you who prefer the flexibility of trip to Orangutan Borneo independently.
You will not share the klotok boat with other travelers. There will be only you with your family or friend and our team (Guide, Boat crew).
This river boat size 2,25 m x 15 m, accommodates for 5 - 6 peoples and the big one size 3,5 x 19 meter for 8 – 10 person (many past tourists of us call it "African Queen" river boat style) with a roof which forms the upper deck where you can view the rain forest as it glides by. It will takes around 2 hours sailing to Tanjung Puting National Park. The klotok boat facilitated with clean mattresses,
pillows, mosquito net and a simple toilet are available on board.
Normally we use smaller 'klotok' boat if you are just one or two persons travelling to Orangutan Kalimantan tour. But if you prefer a bigger one ( with different price) , we will provide as long as the boat is available.
stay on the klotok boat for whole period of your orangutan tour,
or overnight in Rimba Lodge (with an additional cost). The klotok boat has no cabin but you sleep separated with the guides
The accommodation on the boat provides you a better
opportunity of sighting the crocodile, birds, monkeys and other
animals at dusk or down at their night time resting place in the
trees at the riverside.
In the morning you will be waked up by the
morning dew and ""the concert of tropical rain forest
is a riverside lodge across the river near Tanjung Harapan. The
river side has a very nice surrounding with the forest background
, a lot of faunas to see and observe too. Stay
in RIMBA LODGE, might give more comfortable feeling of nature. Because
this hotel was built around Tanjung Puting forest with natural touch.
It's complete with hot water and air-conditioner, for those who
couldn't stand of heat in rain forest. This place allow you to have
a nice sleep and good wash for the whole days.
The word RIMBA means JUNGLE or FOREST in the Indonesian
language. Located on the left side of river Sekonyer, 10 minutes upriver from
Tanjung Harapan Orangutan Rehabilitation Center. The lodge is simple, clean and
shady as trees cover it. Build with Dayak architectures, spacious and air-ness.
There are 15 river-edge bedrooms and 20 room's inland with chilling fan and teak
bathrooms. The restaurant is spacious with Chinese and Western food. The lodge
has been accommodated successfully for the hundred delegates who attended the
GREAT APE CONFERENCE. . Clients can also paddle a canoe along the river banks near by.
of Rooms available in Rimba Lodge:
AC, Hot water, Mosquito nets, Attached
Hot water, Fan, Mosquito nets, Attached
Fan, Mosquito nets and Attached Bathroom.
4. Amethyst :
Room with two beds; common toilet.