3D2N Orangutan Houseboat Tour in Tanjung Puting National Park

We offering a small group tour, sharing with another traveler. Every small group will need a maximum of 15 people.

We will use a big boat and sharing accommodation on the boat.

River cruising into the Borneo legendary rainforest. Staying on the typical boat called kelotok, your floating homestay.

Visiting 3 Orangutan feeding station: Tanjung Harapan, Pondok Tanggui and the most historical Camp Leakey- first research of Bornean Orangutan started.

Packs of endemic primate in Borneo: Proboscis Monkey-big nose and fatty bellied, Sundaic-silvered Langur with their golden baby.

Cruising into the black water river-Simpang Kanan river

you will understand why DR. Birute M.F. Galdikas wrote her book: Reflection of Eden: My Years with the Orangutans in Borneo.

Duration 2 days 2 hours 59 minutes
Pickup Hotel pickup available
Voucher Mobile ticket
What's included :
  • kelotok boat with its accommodation (sleeping bed, mosquito net, etc)
  • Good English speaking guide
  • Private transportation
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Dinner
  • Snacks
  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Soda/Pop
  • Bottled water
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Tanjung Puting National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Tanjung Harapan Orangutan Rehabilitation Center
  • Entry/Admission - Pondok Tanggui Orangutan Rehabilitation Center
What's excluded :
  • Personal expense
  • Alcoholic drink
  • Insurance
  • Handy-cam/Filming
  • Permit for Flying Drone
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Tanjung Puting National Park, 74111 Indonesia
Upon arrival in Pangkalan Bun, you’ll be met and transferred to Kumai for boarding to the Kelotok. Leaving Kumai River, you’ll have an opportunity to see riverfront life. Borneo has so many rivers so the boat is the main transportation here. May you also see a thousand high building like a hotel with tiny holes, such as semi-wild swift poultry to harvest its nest. Then, cruising to Sekonyer River, the estuarine habitat with unique vegetation called mangrove, before your first stop to Tanjung Harapan Camp to watch Orangutan feeding at 15.00 o’clock. Watch along with the river bands for wildlife such as Proboscis Monkey-the endemic monkey in Borneo, Long-tailed Macaque, Red-leaf Monkey, Silvered Langur or birdlife along the riverside. After watching Orangutan, then continue on cruising up for overnight in the Kelotok. You’ll have time to relax, enjoying fresh air or do some primate spotting in the roosting tree while the boat find out a good place to tie up
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Tanjung Harapan Orangutan Rehabilitation Center, Tanjung Puting National Park West Kotawaringin Regency Indonesia

DAY 1 : Pangkalan Bun – Kumai – Tanjung Harapan Camp

Leaving Kumai River, you’ll have an opportunity to see riverfront life. Then, cruising to Sekonyer River, the estuarine habitat with unique vegetation called mangrove, before your first stop to Tanjung Harapan Camp to watch Orangutan feeding at 15.00 o’clock. Watch along the river bands for wildlife such as Proboscis Monkey-the endemic monkey in Borneo, Long-tailed Macaque, Red-leaf Monkey, Silvered Langur or birdlife along the riverside. After watching Orangutan, then continue on cruising up for overnight in the Kelotok. You’ll have time to relax, enjoying fresh air or do some primate spotting in the roosting tree while the boat find out a good place to tie up. Meals Provided L D


Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Pondok Tanggui Orangutan Rehabilitation Center, Tanjung Puting National Park West Kotawaringin Regency, Kumai Indonesia

DAY 2 : Pondok Tanggui – Camp Leakey – Pondok Ambung

After a sunrise breakfast, cruising up the river to Pondok Tanggui, Orangutan feeding time at 09.00 am, then continue on to Camp Leakey, the legendary Orangutan Rehabilitation Camp, where Prof. Birute MF. Galdikas starting her study in early 1971. Boating a side creek through tea colored water where you will see the magnificent reflection from the vegetation along the river, when lucky with you, the fresh water crocodile and other wildlife attraction could find a long river bands. After having lunch and departing in Camp Leakey, we can spend the rest of the day by hiking through the Borneo rainforest, exploring peat swamp forest, lowland dipterocarp habitat, searching wildlife or enjoying varieties of fungi, orchid, slipper orchid, mosses and ferns, then enjoying Orangutan feeding time at 14.00 pm. Stay overnight on the boat. Meals Provided B L D

Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Camp Leakey, Tanjung Puting Reserve Indonesia
Since the New Normal during Pandemic Covid-19, Tanjung Puting National Park Authority only reactivated 2 Camps: Tanjung Harapan and Pondok Tanggui. So, since we still can not visit Camp Leakey, this chapter will be replaced by some alternative activities that you can choose such as jungle day walk, visiting the village, or repeating to the Feeding Station. I will keep you update


Stop At: Tanjung Puting National Park, 74111 Indonesia
Enjoying your coffee in the boat while exploring the river in the morning, may you meet Orangutan foraging in the tree around the river bank. It will offer you an incredible experience. Long-snout Crocodile also often busking on the sun in the river bank when the weather really good. Departing Kumai, you’ll be transferred to Pangkalan Bun, possible to visit our Orangutan souvenir and handicraft gallery before your next destination.
Duration: 2 hours

Departure Point :
Traveler pickup is offered
Iskandar Airport Pangkalan Bun (PKN) or any Hotels in Pangkalan Bun and KumaiAddress: Jalan Iskandar, Pangkalan Bun, Central Kalimantan, Indonesian BorneoSee AvailabilityAirports
  • Iskandar Airport, Jl. Iskandar, Pasir Panjang, Kec. Arut Sel., Kabupaten Kotawaringin Barat, Kalimantan Tengah 74181, Indonesia
Return Detail :
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Hotel Pickup :
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Stroller accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Rapid Test Covid-19 Non-Reaktive for every passenger is needed for applying entrance ticket
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Borneo Primate Tours

Activity ID: V-23597P2

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