All our Borneo orang utan trips will be customised for you according to your flight arrival and departure times, and whether you have any special interests or requests. Quotes will be sent with possible itineraries according to what arrival details you specify when you inquire. All quotes include travel by standard klotok. Large/medium klotoks are often available at a higher price. See below for more details. The larger klotoks can sometimes be fully booked during the high season, so cannot be guaranteed until booking is final.
Upon arrival at Pangkalan Bun airport, you will be picked up by our staff then take you to Kumai for board on the boat. Cruise up river to explore the wildlife along way Sekonyer River, late afternoon see the proboscis monkey and other primates are found along the river. Lunch will be prepared on boat. Overnight on boat ( B,L,D)
START/END : You can start this Orangutan tour from Bali or Jakarta
OPERATED BY : ADVENTURE INDONESIA BRANCH AT PANGKALAN BUN
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.
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.
3 day ORANGUTAN TOUR in Tanjung Puting National Park
Duration :3 Days – 2 Nights
High light : River safari, Feeding time, Orangutan observation.
Recommended flights: From Jakarta – Pangkalanbun ( Trigana Air 09.15 – 10.20), From Pangkalanbun – Jakarta ( Kalstar 12.50-14.05)
DAY 1 : PANGKALAN BUN – KUMAI – TANJUNG HARAPAN
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 12m by 2m with a roof which forms the upper deck where you can view the rain forest as it glides by. En route stop at first rehabilitation center for orangutan at Tanjung Harapan. Witness feeding time at 15.00. The boat crew includes the boatman, a cook and English speaking guide. In the peaceful afternoon we will slowly explore the quite river by the klotok while observe the monkeys 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, or spend the night at the lodge near by the river (L, D).
DAY 2 : PARK – PONDOK TANGGUY – CAMP LEAKEY – BOAT/LODGE
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, see feeding time at 09.00am. Then proceed to Camp Leakey . After lunch on the boat you will have opportunity to take small trek before see feeding time at 14.00 pm for old rehabilitation orangutan given additional foods. Overnight on the boat or at Rimba Lodge. (B,L,D).
Day 02: ON BOAT-CAMP LEAKEY
Orangutan Tour GroupAfter breakfast boarding up river to Camp Leakey to see feeding time, you will have opportunity trek to jungle for observe other primates. On the way up the river you may see estuarine crocodile, proboscis monkey, water snake, hornbill, stork bill king fisher, etc. lunch will be prepared on boat. Late afternoon slow down the river and tide the boat near the crocodile lake ( B,L,D)