Kalimantan Orangutan Explorer by Houseboat

Cruise along the Kumai River through dense jungle filled with primates such as orang-utans, proboscis monkeys, macaques, leopards, lizards and more than 250 bird species. Observe orangutan feeding at Camp Leakey, an active research facility which conducts important studies into local flora and fauna. Travel by traditional Klotok, or riverboat, to visit a local riverside village and learn more about the local culture.

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Day 1: Pangkalanbun – Kumai River

Today you will enjoy another full day trip around the jungles and explore 2 other feeding platforms inside Tanjung Puting National Park. Back on board and cruise upstream for about 1 hour to reach Pondok Tanguy, the 2nd feeding center of orangutans. After spotting the Orangutans at this 2nd platform, return to the boat and cruise downstream to Pasalat Rainforest station where several institutions and NGO’s are working on conservation efforts with a strong focus on reforestation in order to preserve the natural habitat of Orangutans. Back to your Klotok for cruising down to Tanjung Harapan Camp where you will visit the 3rd and least visited of the 3 orangutan feeding platforms in the National Park. Back on board for a short crossing to Harapan village one of the only settlements along the river. Take a walk through this village to watch the Malayan families and their daily activities.

Day 4: Depart Pangkalanbun

After breakfast on board, cruise back to Kumai and transfer by private vehicle to Pangkalanbun airport for your onward flight to your next destination.

2019 Dates & PricesTwin ShareSolo Traveller
Departs Pangkalanbun daily:From $1,585.00Price on Application

Meals: 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners
Transport: Airport Transfers & air-conditioned vehicle
Accommodation:3 nights accommodation on board a riverboat
Guide: Local English Speaking Guide
Entrance Fees & Touring:Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary

* Tour departure dates are subject to availability at time of booking.
* Prices and itinerary are correct at time of publication and are subject to change without notice.

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