Visit orangutan borneo
Duration : 4 Days - 3 Nights
Highlight : Orangutan feeding time, proboscis monkey, River safary.
Start and Finish : Pangkalan Bun.
Orangutan Tour Description
Boat ride up Sekoyer river, enjoy searching wildlife surrounding the forest. some group of proboscis monkey, long tail macaque are normally easy to find a long the river bank. when the lucky with you, False Gavial crocodile sometime come up on the water survey for dry out specially at the black water river up to camp leakey. You have opportunity to take long hike at camp leakey, pondok tanggui, pesalat and enjoy watching orangutan feeding time at 3 different camp : Tanjung harapan, Pondok Tanggui camp and Camp Leakey. You may take our challenging night observation by short trek in Pesalat or Pondok tanggui. Overnight at very comfortable air conditioning room at Rimba Lodge or feel adventurous accommodation overnight on the boat.
DAY 1 : PANGKALAN BUN – KUMAI – PARK
Upon arrival at Pangkalan Bun Airport you will be picked up by your guide and take you to Kumai for 20 minutes board on the boat. The boat is a traditional Klotok wooden river boat about 12m by 2.5m with roof upper deck where you can view the rain forest as it glides by. The guide’s team includes the boatman, a cook and guide. In the peaceful afternoon we will slowly explore the quite river by the klotok while observe the wildlife such as long noses monkey, long tail macaque, birds along the riverside. Dinner and overnight on the boat. simple mattress, pillow, fine meals, bottled “mineral” water, mosquito net, kitchen, simple toilet available on boat besides the familiar – helpful guides and boatmen (L, D).
DAY 2 : PARK – CAMP LEAKEY – BOAT
After breakfast board the klotok to travel up river for about 2½ hours boating boating and
then up a side creek through tea colored water where you will see the the magnificent reflection from the
vegetation along the river, when lucky with us, the fresh water crocodile and other wildlife attraction could find a long river bank.
Depart at Camp Leakey where the older orangutans are reintroduced into the rain forest and also known as research center for Orangutan.
Trekking through tropical rainforest searching for wildlife, wild orangutan, birds and other rainforest animals as well as tropical
jungle plant. Back to the boat for lunch then witness feeding time at 14.00 pm for old rehabilitation orangutan given additional foods.
Overnight on the boat around croc net . (B,L,D).
DAY 3 : BOAT – PONDOK TANGUY- TANJUNG HARAPAN
After breakfast board the klotok to travel up the river for Pondok Tanguy, the rehabilitation center for ex-captive orangutans,
see feeding time at 09.00am. Hike through the forest of Pondok Tanggui searching for wildlife including wild orangutan, birds and others.
Afterward continuing the trip to Pesalat reforestation camp, See the process of reforestation project. Afternoon visit Tanjung Harapan
Rehabilitation center to witness feeding time for rehabilitant orangutan at 15.00. Free afternoon program, we could visit village near
by park. Overnight on the boat . (B,L,D).
(Additional program when the weather is good, night walking around Pesalat or Pondok Tanggui
searching for nocturnal animal & glowing mushroom or just boat slowly down the river for fireflies.)
DAY 4 : BOAT – KUMAI – PANGKALAN BUN AIRPORT.
Free morning program until time transfer to Kumai then to Pangkalan Bun airport for next destination.(B)
Cost Including :
1. Return transfer from & to Pangkalan bun airport
2. Boat Transport : A wooden river boat about 12m by 2m / klotok
3. English speaking guide and own chef
4. Meals as indicated ( meals on the boat serve fresh and good variety indonesia food )
5. Admission fee and park entrance permit
6. Accommodation overnight on the boat
7. Ranger donation
8. Mineral water, Tea, coffee, snack are coming along on the boat and trekking
9. Smile :-)
Cost Excluded :
1. Alcoholic beverage, Laundry, Souvenirs
2. Self Insurance
4. Camera and handycam camera fee
5. Conservation fee
6. Force majour
How to confirm :
1. You should inform us your final confirmation departure by email
2. We will provide and send the official final confirmation and invoice description
3. Pay deposit to guaranty the reservation as following :
*** 25% for landcost packages
*** 100% for flight arrangement
*** The balance of payment could make during arrival at Pangkalan Bun
*** we really appreciated for full payment in advance at least 2 week before departure date
Additional 4% surcharge when Payment made by credit card online via paypal
Additional 3% Surcharge when Payment made on arrival by off line credit Card
No additional charge when it cash payment in IDR
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Orangutan Tours Program