Due to the popularity of our Tanjung Puting Borneo orangutan and limited boat available for this trip, the earliest booking in advance is highly recommended so you will not have to be worry that you will not get the boat especially during the high season period (June – August)
BORNEO ORANGUTAN TOUR & RIVER SAFARI
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 weathers.
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 an 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 - 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)