Tanjung Puting National Park, Kumai Hulu, West Kotawaringin Regency, Central Kalimantan, Indonesia
Observe Proboscis monkeys along the riverbanks, Proboscis monkeys are an endemic monkey that can be seen only in Borneo.
5 days 4 nights
Max Unlimited people
Day 1: Airport – Kumai – Proboscis Tour – Houseboat
Upon your arrival in Pangkalan Bun Airport, meeting service with our staff and guide then direct transfer to Kumai. It will take about 20 minutes. And when you arrive in Kumai then direct transfer to the houseboat. Lunch will be provided Onboard. Afterward boating along the Kumai River for about 15 minutes to reach Seikonyer River, the main river in Tanjung Puting National Park. Cruise up the Seikonyer river you will see nice vegetation around the river bank, Nipa Palm, Pandanus, and some kind of trees that grow up around the river. See some wildlife such as birds, Macaque, Proboscis Monkey, and Orangutan, if the time still permitted you will visit Orangutan feeding in Tanjung Harapan at 15:00. Then At 16:00 you will return back to the boat and continue boating up to observe and learning more about Proboscis monkeys along the river banks. Proboscis monkeys are being the endemic animal that can be seen only in Borneo. Dinner and overnight in the Houseboat.
Day 2: Houseboat – Pasalat Camp – Camp Leakey – Houseboat
After breakfast, will drive to Pasalat Camp. Here you will be hiking up on the boardwalk for 800 meters and 200 meters, you will walk on the ground. In this camp, you will have the chance to planting endemic fruit trees for Orangutan and this is also the carbon offset program. This program supports the national park to replanting the trees around the ex-forest fire areas and to spread up the fruit trees for the animals in this park. When the tree grows up, the trees will do photosynthesis. From this process, the tree will produce the Oxygen, and the Oxygen is the payment to all the Carbon we produce in our whole life (payment of the carbon). Return back to the houseboat then boating up direct to Camp Leakey. Lunch will provide on board. On arrival in Camp Leakey, you will visit IC (Information Center) to see all work of DR. Birute Galdikas while she studies the orangutan here start from 1971 until today. Enjoy your time until 14.00, afterward continue trekking up into the forest to see orangutan feeding, enjoy the time till 16.00 back to the boat then boating down to Pondok Ambung. If the time permitted before dinner you will be trekking into the forest for 2 hours to see the nocturnal animals like Tarsiers, Tarantulas, etc. back to the houseboat. Dinner and overnight in the houseboat.
Day 3: Houseboat – Tanjung Harapan Village – Tanjung Harapan Camp – Houseboat
After breakfast, will visit the Orangutan feeding at 09:00 am and enjoy your time while taking some pictures. Then at 10:00 am will return back to the houseboat and continue boating down direct to Tanjung Harapan village to see the Malayan settlement activities in the Afternoon. Lunch will provide on board then cross to Tanjung Harapan Camp to see the last orangutan feeding at 15:00 you will stay until 16.00 pm. Back to the boat and boating down directly to Nipa Palm area to see thousands of fireflies. Dinner and overnight in the houseboat.
Day 4: Houseboat – Trekking in Tanjung Harapan – Motor Canoe – Houseboat
After having some breakfast, enjoy your time until we are ready to explore more wildlife trekking up into the forest and you will do trekking from Tanjung Harapan to Sungai Buluh, it will take about 3 hours. Then on arrival in Sungai Buluh, you will explore more on the motorboat canoe then back to the houseboat. Lunch will provide onboard free on your own leisure then you will be spotting Proboscis Monkeys Group around the river bank in the afternoon. Afterward boating down direct to the nipa palm area to see a thousand fireflies. Dinner and overnight in the houseboat.
Day 5: Houseboat – Kumai – Pangkalan Bun
After breakfast boating down to Kumai. Direct transfer to Pangkalan Bun Airport for your next destination. Tour end.
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