TOUR & RIVER SAFARI,
TANJUNG PUTING NATIONAL PARK
Duration : 3 DAYS/2 NIGHTS
Grade : EASY .
You can start this Orangutan trip from Bali or Jakarta.
Our PRIVATE Departures are designed for you who prefer the flexibility of travelling 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).
For this time being we haven't open yet departures for joining trip. All our trips are Private.
BEST TIME TO VISIT : There is no special weather condition
requires to fully enjoy this magical trip. We could do the visit
at any time of the year, dry or wet season. You will find different
beauty of nature at both weather.
DOMESTIC FLIGHTS :
The important thing is the flight schedule connection, as on remote destination like
Kalimantan, there is only several airlines operated. We will help arrange your local flight during your Orangutan trip from Bali or Jakarta. That way, if there are any problems with your schedule or delayed when you are in a remote area, Adventure Indonesia will be able to contact the airline to make the necessary changes.
day to day itinerary : 100% CUSTOMIZED
DAY 01. PANGKALAN BUN - ORANGUTAN TOUR
Upon arrival at Pangkalan Bun Airport you will be picked up by our
local staff and take you to Kumai to board on the boat.The
boat is a traditional Klotok wooden river boat with
a roof which forms the upper deck where you can view the rain forest
as it glides by. The guide's team includes the boatman, a cook and
expert guide. In the peaceful afternoon we will slowly explore the
quite river by the klotok while observe the monkeys along the riverside.
Dinner on the boat and overnight on the boat or lodge. While overnight
on the boat we serve thin mattress, pillow, fine meals, bottled
"mineral" water, mosquito net, kitchen, simple toilet
available on boat besides the familiar - helpful guides and boatmen
DAY 02 : ORANGUTAN
TOUR - EXPLORATION
After breakfast board the klotok to travel up river for about 2
hours boating and then up a side creek to Camp Leakey where the
older orangutans are reintroduced into the rain forest. En route
stop at Pondok Tanguy, the rehabilitation center for the new ex-captive
orangutans. At Camp Leakey you will have opportunity to trek into
the rain forest with your expert guide and the forestry rangers
to appreciate the flora as well as perhaps sighting wild orangutans,
gibbons, macaques, and birds. Lunch provided on boat. Afternoon
visit the feeding station to see rehabilitate orangutans are given
additional foods. We will then sail back down the river to overnight
on the boat (B,L,D).
DAY 03 : ORANGUTAN
TOUR - NEXT DESTINATION
After breakfast boating down to Kumai before transfer by car to
Pangkalan Bun airport for your next destination.In the appropriate
time, transfer out to the airport for your next destination. (B)
SUPPORTING OFI ( Orangutan Foundation International )
After your orangutan tour in Tanjung Puting National Park, you can continue visiting OFI Orangutan Clinic Center in Pangkalan Bun to support their project to rehabilitate Orangutan and re introduce them back to their natural habitat. (With specified amount of donation based on OFI regulation). In this place, you will visit Orangutan Clinic Care & Quarantine or " training centre " for Orangutans, which is managed by ORANGUTAN FOUNDATION INTERNATIONAL, located in Los Angeles, USA.In this place, you will be brief by officer of OFI about their project in Borneo and most important of their Orangutan Project. It is the centre for the Orangutan care before being released to the wilderness. Most of the orangutan here are orphan one. They used to be kept as pet or confiscated from the illegal trader. Therefore the inspection and care are needed to make sure that they have no communicable disease or alike that they have from their old owner. In the forest area 40 meters2, you will see about 200 orangutans try to survive in the wilderness forest. This tour is recommended for them who really want to know about conservation of Orangutans, and might be you can join to Nobel conservation of orangutans and rain forest of Borneo. Lunch at local restaurant or hotel at your personal account. Stay at Blue Kecubung Hotel or similar hotel (B)