Orangutan & Floating Market

Duration : 7D / 6 N
Grade : Easy
Start/ : Pangkalan Bun
Start/ : Pangkalan Bun

DAY 01 : PANGKALAN BUN – RIVER CRUISE – TANJUNG HARAPAN

Upon arrival at Pangkalan Bun airport, you wil be picked up by our local staff then transfer to Kumai for boarding on the boat. The boat is a tradtional wooden boat we called“Klotok “ about 12 m by 2,5 m with a roof which forms the upper deck where you can view the rain forest as it glides by.The guide team includes the boatman, a cook, and expert guide.You will cruise the river and observe the proboscis monkey (Nasalis Larvatus) Long Tail Macacaque ( Macacaque Fasicularis ), silver langur And some.birds. Lunch and dnner will be provided on boat, overnight on boat.

DAY 02 : TANJUNG HARAPAN – CAMP LEAKEY

After breakfast boarding to the boat for visit Camp Leakey where the older orangutans are introuduced In to the forest . You will have a time for treck thrught the forest. Late afternon at 2 pm visit feeding station to see the rehabilitated orangutan are given additional foods. Then we sail down the river side for staying near the crocodile lake , overnight on boat (L, B, D ).

DAY 03 : CAMP LEAKEY– PONDOK TANGGUI – VILLAGE

After breakfast boating down the river for visit Pandok Tanggui the new ex-captive orangutan are introuduced in the forest. You have oppurtunity treck to rain forest and appreciate flora as well as learn more about the medical plan are growing in the rain forest. In the afternoon visit the traditional village and exploring the night trip to see the fireflies around the nipa palm. Enjoy your dinner with candle light on boat. ( B, D ).

DAY 04 : ON BOAT-FLY TO BANJAR MASIN

After breakfasty on boat transfer to Airport and take a flight to Banjar masin. Upon arrival at Banjar Masin city you will be picked up by our local staff meeting service then transfer to hotel for your accomodation. City tour around Banjar masin ( D ).

DAY 05 : HOTEL – FLOATING MARKET – DIAMOND MINING

Early morning take the small boat we called “klotok “ to the floating market around 30 minutes to get there, then you will see the activities on the Martapura river where some people sell and buy vegetables, traditional cakes,fruits on boat early in the morning before sunrise. Cruise the river at Kampung Alalak to see people build the wooden boat, Then return the hotel for having breakfast and drive by car to see the traditional diamond mining in Martapura and see how to proccess a diamond become jewelleries and then visit the museum then continue to Loksado around 3 hours lunch at local restaurant. Check in at Amandit lodge for your accomodation ( B ).

DAY 06 : AMANDIT LODGE – LOKSADO – BAMBOO RAFTING

After breakfast sightseeing at Dayak Maratus village who live up the mountain, see their life and their traditional long house are still stood.Then folowing the bamboo rafting down the river around 3 hours. On the way down the river you may meet the dayak people who live along the river and explore the river ecology and the jungle. Lunch at local restaurant, then transfer to hotel in Banjar masin ( B, D ).

DAY 07 : HOTEL’S BANJAR MASIN

After breakfast transfer to your next destination.Tour end ( B ).

Tour Included :

  1. Road transport : Pangkalan Bun Airport/Kumai/Pangkalan Bun Airport
  2. Boat ( klotok) Transfort : A wooden river boat about 12m by 2m with a roof that form upper deck, a great place for viewing the surrounding. Toilet facilities and very basic shower facilities aboard the klotok. The top deck is where you can sleep with mosquito net covering the whole canopy
  3. Full board meals: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch. All meals are very well presented, fresh and hygiene with very a good varieties
  4. Snacks, tea/coffee , bottle of water are provided onboard klotok and trekking
  5. Fees : Ranger donation and National Park Entrance fees, camera charge
  6. Hotel in Banjar Masin
  7. Airfare Pangkalan bun - Banjar masin - Jakarta

Tour Excluded :
Personal expenses: Laundry, telecommunication, extra meals, airport tax, other beverages, that are not indicated above and personal purchase

Very Important Note :
These packages are excluding expenses incurred due to causes beyond our control (force major) and expenses also incurred due to flight cancellation & delay are not covered by The Borneo Safari tour. We will assist in the rescheduling of all flights & organizing suitable accommodation transport and meals etc… but all cost are covered by yourself if these circumstances occur. Please also advice when booking of any medical conditions or allergies (including food). So that an alternative can be arranged.

Recommended Personal Item for Tour :
Good mosquito repellent, Small backpack (trekking ) Sunglass /Hat, Suntan lotion, Camera/extra film and battery, Trekking shoes/shock, Light raincoat, Cotton clothing, Flashlight/batteries, small personal Medical Kit, Sleeping bag, blanket.

 

 

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