Orangutan Tour, Tanjung Puting National Park
Orangutan Tour 3D,
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 about 6m by 2m 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 (B,L,D).
DAY 02 : ORANGUTAN TOUR - TANJUNG PUTING NATIONAL PARK.
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 were reintroduced into the rain forest. En route stop at Pondok Tanguy, the former 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)
Our 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.
You can 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 and crews.
OR, we can combine the stay at Rimba Lodge for one night. When you stay on traditional wooden boat " klotok" for the whole night, it is make the Orangutan Trip price is competitive.
The accommodation on the klotok boat alsa 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 creatures".
A healthy meals for dinner and breakfast is prepared by our expert cooks on Indonesian cuisine. You can sleep inside the boat separated with the guides and the boat crews. The boat facilitated with clean mattresses, pillows, mosquito net and a simple toilet are available on board. Various boat capacity are available.
This trip are flexible time departure and 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. The important thing is connect with the flight schedule, as you notice on remote destination like Kalimantan, there is only several airlines operated. We will help arrange your local flight during your trip in Indonesia.