Upon arrival at Pangkalan Bun Airport, you will be picked up by our guide and transferred to Kumai. Boat up the river to Camp Leakey. It is a research center where the older orangutans are reintroduced to the rain forest. After that, you may take soft trekking in the rainforest to spot other wildlife. Go back to the boat for lunch and then see the orangutans being fed around 2 pm.
The boat is traditional boat wooden river boat about 14 m x 2,5m with roof which forms the upper deck where you can view the rain forest as it glides by. Simple mattresses, pillows, meals, bottled mineral water, mosquito nets, simple toilet and shower are available on boat. Overnight on the boat. (L, D)
DAY 2 Pondok Tanggui – Pesalat – Tanjung Harapan – Pangkalanbun
After breakfast, boat down the river to Pondok Tangguy which is a rehabilitation center for the ex-captive orangutans and see feeding time around 9 am. Continue to Pesalat where you will have the opportunity to trek in the forest to observe the wildlife and see reforestation project. You can also plant a baby tree there. In the afternoon, visit Tanjung Harapan rehabilitation center to witness another feeding time around 3 pm. After that, you may visit a village near the national park. Boat down the river to the Nipah palm area where you can see the beautiful fireflies when the weather is good. Go back to Kumai and transfer to Pangkalanbun for your next destination. Tour ends. (B, L, D)
The tour including: transfer in and out from and to airport, boat, guide and cook, meals during the trip, snacks, soft-drink, coffee, tea, and mineral water, ranger donation, entrance permit, camera charge. The tour excluding handycam charge (pay on arrival), airfares, airport tax, personal expenses, additional tour, personal insurance.
Another Orangutan Tour in Tanjung Puting National Park:
- 2D1N Orangutan Tour in Tanjung Puting National Park
- 3D2N Orangutan Tour in Tanjung Puting National Park
- 4D3N Orangutan Tour in Tanjung Puting National Park
- 5D4N Orangutan and Dayak Trekking Tour
- 5D4N Orangutan and Turtle Tour
- 5D4N Orangutan Tour in Tanjung Puting National Park