Borneo Orangutan Tour

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Day 1. Airport – Kumai – Proboscis – Rimba Lodge (L)

Arriving at the airport, we will pick you up by airport taxi to Kumai. From Kumai River, we will cross to Sekonyer River for about 15 minutes by boat called klothok. It is the beginning of our tour to Tanjung Puting National Park. Lunch will be served on the boat prepared by our cook with many variations food. Along the way upstream, you will see the different trees vegetation. In addition, in the afternoon, it is the right time to see proboscis monkeys (long nose monkey), macaques, and kind of birds. Then back to Lodge for check in, dinner, and stay overnight in Rimba Lodge.

Day 2. Rimba Lodge – Camp Leakey – Rimba Lodge.

After morning breakfast in Rimba Lodge, we go to Camp Leakey directly. Along this way, we can see proboscis monkeys (long nose monkey), macaques, fishes, crocodiles, and kind of birds. Arriving at Camp Leakey, we will have hiking to jungle heterogenic forest directly. Here is the orangutan’s research place by Orangutan Foundation International (OFI). After hiking, we go to the information centre, still in the Camp Leakey area. Then we back to the boat to have lunch and take a rest. After lunch, we back to Camp Leakey again for seeing orangutan feeding at 2 p.m to 4 p.m, then back to the boat, boating down to the Lodge to take shower, dinner, and stay overnight.

Day 3. Rimba Lodge – Pondok Tanggui – Reforestation – Village – Tanjung Harapan – Rimba Lodge.

After morning breakfast in Rimba Lodge, we go down to Pondok Tanggui to see orangutan feeding again at 9 a.m. Back to the boat, boating down to reforestation project. There are many kinds of traditional medicine plantation and seedling. In the wet season, the visitors can adopt the seed to be planted in this place. Back to the boat to have lunch and take a rest. Then we continue our trip to village. Across from the village, there is first station called Tanjung Harapan. Here we can see orangutan feeding at 3 p.m. Back to the boat, boating up to Rimba lodge to take shower, have dinner, and stay overnight.

Day 4. Rimba Lodge – Pondok Tanggui – Pasalat

After morning breakfast in Rimba, we will have trekking to Pasalat (reforestation project). Here, we will see wild animals in real jungle. Lunch will be served in the forest. Then we go back to Rimba Lodge to stay overnight

Day 5. Rimba Lodge – Kumai – Airport.

Morning breakfast in Rimba lodge, then boating down the river and back to Kumai. Before transfer to Pangkalanbun airport by taxi, if there is time rest, we will have a city tour and traditional market in Pangkalan Bun. After that, the taxi will take you to the airport to continue your next destination.

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