Klotok Tanjung Puting Tour
Activities: Enjoy a boat trip on a traditional House boat to observe Orangutans, Proboscis Monkey, Long-tailed Macaques and short trekking around the forest. Places to visit: Camp Leakey, Pondok Tangguy, Tanjung Harapan and Village.
4 Days 3 Nights
Orangutan Klotok Tour
Start and Finish: Pangkalan Bun Airport
Grade : Easy
DAY 1: PANGKALAN BUN – KUMAI – Orangutan Tanjung Puting Tours. (L, D)
Upon arrival at Pangkalan Bun Airport you will be picked up by your guide and drive to Kumai for 20 minutes board on private klotok river boat and take you to register with the local police. The boat is a traditional klotok wooden river boat about 12m by 2.5m with roof 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 wildlife such as long noses monkey, long tail macaque, birds along the riverside. Dinner on the boat, overnight on boat. Simple mattress, pillow, fine meals, bottled “mineral” water, mosquito net, kitchen, simple toilet available on boat besides the familiar – helpful guides and boatmen.
DAY 2: BOAT – CAMP LEAKEY (B, L, D)
After breakfast board the klotok to travel up river for about 2½ hours boating and then up a side creek to Camp Leakey where the older orangutans are reintroduced into the rainforest and also known as research center for orangutan. Trekking through tropical rainforest searching for wildlife, wild orangutan, birds and other rainforest animals as well as tropical jungle plant. Back to the boat for lunch then witness feeding time at 14.00 pm for old rehabilitation orangutan given additional foods. Overnight on the boat
DAY 3: BOAT – PONDOK TANGGUY – PESALAT – TANJUNG HARAPAN – (B, L, D)
After breakfast on board the klotok we travel up the river for Pondok Tanguy, the rehabilitation center for the new ex-captive orangutans, see feeding time at 09.00am. Afterward continuing the trip to Pesalat replantation camp, See the process of replantation project or take this opportunity to hike at forest. In the afternoon visit Tanjung Harapan rehabilitation center and witness the other feeding time at 15.00. Free afternoon program, we could visit village near by the park. Overnight on the boat.*Free additional program: we could arrange the night walking on this place searching for nocturnal animal or glowing mushroom or just enjoy down the river at nipah palm mangrove observing fireflies.
DAY 4: BOAT – TANJUNG KELUANG – KUMAI – PANGKALAN BUN AIRPORT (B)
Free morning program. Awake early to hear the dawn chorus again, enjoy another good breakfast, then travel back down river to Kumai. Transfer back to the airport for your flight.
• Local Speaking English Guide
• Transfer in/out from/to Pangkalan Bun airport
• River transportation called wooden boat KELOTOK 12M length – 4M width
• 3 night’s accommodation on boat
• Police permit (copy of the first page of passport and visa are required)
• Entrance fee/park permit
• Full boards meals during the trip as per itinerary
• Mineral water (aqua)
• Soft drink
• Local porter who really knows about the trees and some herb for malaria anti-dot
• Domestic Airfare
• Health services
• Alcoholic Beverage
• Other personal expenses.
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