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ORANGUTAN & DAYAK ADVENTURE (Ex Balikpapan)

Tour Code: KALIMANTAN/6D/BPN Duration: 6D5N Enquire

 

 

Day 1: ARRIVE BALIKPAPAN (dinner)
Upon arrival in Balikpapan you will be met at the airport and transferred to Sangatta town. The rest of the day is free at your own leisure. Overnight at the hotel in Sangatta
Day 2: KUTAI NATIONAL PARK (full board)
After breakfast, you will be driven to Kabo village for cruise up to Mentoko by motorized canoe. Start an easy trekking to Kutai National Park in search of wild orangutans and other species of wildlife. In the afternoon, you will be trekking on a different trail for more opportunity to spot wildlife. Mentoko is a site in Kutai National Park that offers various trails and scientists built here a research camp to study orangutans. In the evening, you will experience a night safari (if weather permits) for observing the nocturnal creatures such as tarantula, insects, sleeping birds and many other. Overnight at the research camp
Day 3: KUTAI NATIONAL PARK - SAMARINDA (full board)
Today you will have an early morning trek on a different trail. Then you will board the boat and cruise down the Mentoko River back to Kabo village for catching the coach to Samarinda. Overnight at the hotel in Samarinda
Day 4: MAHAKAM RIVER (full board)
After breakfast at hotel, you will be transferred to the port to board the boat for a cruise up the Mahakam River. Along the cruise you can see the everyday life of the native. The houseboat is at traditional wooden boat with two decks, the first deck for carrying goods and economy class with capacity about 100 passengers and the second deck is for executive class with capacity of 75 passengers. At the back side, there are simple toilets and a restaurant that serves Indonesian food, tea, coffee and snacks. The boat will stop along the way to pick and drop passengers or loading supplies. Upon arrival in Muara Muntai you will be transferred to the lodge for overnight stay.
Day 5: MUARA MUNTAI (full board)
After breakfast embark a motorized canoe and cross the Jempang Lake. You may have the opportunity to see migratory birds and fisherman floating houses. Proceed to Ohong River where proboscis monkeys, monitor lizards and other wild animals are hanging around at riverside. On arrival in Mancong village you will explore the longhouse of the native Dayak. Afterwards, proceed to Kota Bangun for catching our car to drive to Samarinda for overnight at the hotel
Day 6: SAMARINDA - BALIKPAPAN - DEPARTURE (breakfast)
Breakfast at hotel and free at your own leisure till the proper time for transferring to Balikpapan airport for your next destination