Orangutan with Turtle at Tanjung Keluang 

Location : Central Kalimantan

Airport : Pangkalan Bun

DAY

01

ARRIVAL PANGKALAN BUN – TANJUNG PUTING NATIONAL PARK

Upon arrival at Pangkalan Bun Airport  you will be picked up by our local staff and take you to Kumai to board on the boat. The boat is a traditional Klotok wooden river boat which many past tourists of us call it "African Queen" river boat style with a roof which forms the 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 monkeys along the riverside. Dinner on the boat and overnight at klotok boat or eco-lodge (D)

DAY

02

ORANGUTAN EXPLORATION

After breakfast board the klotok to travel up river for about 2 hours boating and then up a side creek to Camp Leakey where the older orangutans used to be  reintroduced into the rain forest. En route stop at Pondok Tanguy, the former rehabilitation center for the new ex-captive orangutans. At Camp Leakey you will have opportunity to trek into the rain forest with your expert guide and the forestry rangers to appreciate the flora as well as perhaps sighting wild orangutans, gibbons, macaques, and birds. Lunch provided on boat. Afternoon visit the feeding station to see rehabilitate orangutans are given additional foods. We will then sail back down the river to overnight at klotok boat or eco-lodge (B,L,D).

DAY

03

EXTRA DAY AT THE PARK

You will exploring deeper at the lush tropical rain forest of Borneo trekking searching for wild orangutan, gibbon and other endemic wildlife or Borneo. Meals and stay overnight at the boat or eco-lodge  (B,L,D)

DAY

O4

LEAVING TO TANJUNG KELUANG TURTLE SANCTUARY – PANGKALAN BUN

After breakfast then we boating down to Tanjung Keluang Beach.  The areas of Tanjung Keluang Nature Park formed by a stretch of pristine white sand with calm sea, and the existence of a typical coastal evergreen plants that add to the beauty of this natural park panorama. The natural scenic beauty of the beach (sand and mangrove) is also supported by the existence of typical flora and fauna. The flora vegetation that  stands out in the Tanjung Keluang Nature Park  are: Sea Pine (Casuarina sp), and Mangrove (Rhizophora sp). While the wildlife species of fauna that can be found in the Tanjung Keluang Natural Park  include: Water Weasel (Cycnogale sp), eagle (Henicopersis novaeguineae) and King Fisher. This nature park is also the spawning grounds for the rare Hawksbill Turtle and Green Turle. Hawksbill turtle is often dropped into Keluang Tanjung. The nature of the sensitive turtles require special handling. In any case sometimes you can join in our conservation program to release turtles back to their natural habitat. Then boating back to Kumai and drive to Pangkalan bun for overnight at hotel in Pangkalan Bun. Free time at your own leisure and dinner at your personal account (B, L)

DAY O5

PANGKALAN BUN DEPARTURE

At the appropriate time after breakfast then transfer to the airport to catch your flight to next destination