Start from Pangkalan Bun and Finish at Pangkalan Bun
Duration: 03 Days/02 Nights
Mini participants : two persons
Orangutan is very strong animal with long arms, the adult male weight up to 1 kilogram. They can live up to 30 years old and start breeding between 7 and 10 years old, with 9 months gestation period as human. They are so close with human, you will see they are approaching you, to ask you to feed them, you can also walk hand in hand with them. They build their shelter every night, made of twigs and branches, and eating fruit, young plants, and insects. Now, their population is in critical situation, they can be found on Sumatera and Borneo islands only.
There is no place on earth to explore such as lovely and unique place by visiting Tanjung Puting National Park. You will be captivated by wonderful nature enriched by the people spirit of the region and those all remains wild and natural. As the great ape, orangutans are among humankind’s closest living relative in the animal kingdom. You will penetrate the real of pre historic wonder of beauty nature.
Day 01 : ARRIVAL IN PANGKALAN BUN-KUMAI-TANJUNG PUTING PARK
Meet at Pangkalan Bun airport, then transfer to Kumai district for boating to Tanjung Puting National Park. Transfer Pangkalan Bun and Kumai, then continue cruise the Sekonyer river to Tanjung Puting National Park. 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. Overnight and dining on the boat, with facilities; thin 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 02 : RONDOK TANGGUY-CAMP LEAKEY-TANJUNG HARAPAN
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 : KUMAI-PANGKALAN BUN- DEPARTURE
Return to Kumai district by boat, transfer to Pangkalan Bun airport. Tour end. (b)
AC land transportation, Accommodation based on twin share: # 02 nights at houseboat, Entrance fee & refreshments, English speaking guide, Houseboat in Tanjung putting national park, Motorized boat for floating market tour, Meals as stated on program