Located in the province of Central Kalimantan, Pangkalan Bun is considered the key town serving as the entry point for visitors to this magical home of orangutans in the area of Tanjung Puting National Park. Here you can also see gibbons, macaques, proboscis monkeys, sun bears, wild boars, other primate species as well as reptiles in the rainforest jungles of Borneo. Being set aside by the Dutch colonial government for the protection of the orangutan and proboscis monkey, the park was designated as a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve in 1977 and a national park in 1982.

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Located in the province of Central Kalimantan, Pangkalan Bun is considered the key town serving as the entry point for visitors to this magical home of orangutans in the area of Tanjung Puting National Park. Here you can also see gibbons, macaques, proboscis monkeys, sun bears, wild boars, other primate species as well as reptiles in the rainforest jungles of Borneo. Being set aside by the Dutch colonial government for the protection of the orangutan and proboscis monkey, the park was designated as a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve in 1977 and a national park in 1982.

The trip begin and ends in Denpasar, Bali.

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Trip summary

  • Departure Denpasar
  • End Denpasar
  • Countries
    • Indonesia and Bali
  • City
    • Pangkalan Bun
    • Denpasar
  • Theme Safari and Natural Parks
  • Travel style Tailor-made travel
  • Accommodation Standard
  • Flight Excluded
  • Guide Included
  • The tour has met our standards

Detailed itinerary

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  • 1
    Denpasar - Pangkalan Bun ( L / D )
    Day 1 Transfer by airplane
    Denpasar - Pangkalan Bun ( L / D )

    Take the morning flight from Denpasar to Pangkalan Bun vis Surabaya.

    On arrival at Pangkalan Bun airport, meeting service with your guide then transfer you to Kumai. Onboard, crossing the Kumai River approximately 15 minutes to the main river Sekonyer. Riding up about 2 hours to reach the National Park. Lunch on boat.

    Situated in Southwest Kalimantan within the Central Kalimantan Province, Tanjung Puting is one of the more accessible national parks in Kalimantan. Tanjung Puting National Park is the largest and most diverse protected example of this extensive coastal tropical heath and peat swamp forest which used to cover much of southern Borneo. 

    The best known animals in Tanjung Puting National Park are the orangutans, although proboscis monkeys as well as seven other primate species are also present in the park. Clouded leopards, civets, and Malayan sun bears are also found, as are mouse deer, barking deer, and sambar deer. Tanjung Puting National Park has more than 4,000 orangutans` population, making it one of the largest remaining populations in Borneo.

    Camp Leakey at Tanjung Puting National Park at Central Kalimantan Indonesia Borneo Island is the location for semi-wild and wild orangutans in the middle of the prime Rain Forest. Tours for watching orangutans, Long Nose monkeys and other animals along the river can be done.

    Dinner and overnight at Rimba Lodge.

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  • 2
    Tanjung Puting National Park (B, L, D)
    Day 2
    Tanjung Puting National Park (B, L, D)

    After breakfast, proceed upstream to Camp Leaky area, it will pass the black river. Hiking at camp Leaky to reach more wildlife. Back to the boat for lunch and at 14.00 will follow the feeding program. Bringing fruits and milk, feeders will lead us to the feeding platform. At 16.00, back to the Rimba Lodge. 

    Dinner and overnight at Rimba Lodge.

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  • 3
    Tanjung Puting National Park (B, L, D)
    Day 3
    Tanjung Puting National Park (B, L, D)

    After breakfast, boating upstream to get to the second station called Pondok Tanggui, where the babies and juveniles of the Orangutan fed. It will be taking 1 hour to reach the place from the lodge. Enjoying the situation till 10.00, continuing our tour to Pasalat reforestation where we can see how the way to heal the jungle from the destruction. Lunch will be served en-route by our own cook on the boat. Hiking in the jungle to see the heterogenic of the jungle. Back to the boat to visit Tanjung Harapan village where we can see the the Malayan and Semi Dayak settlement in the gate of National park.

    Dinner and overnight at Rimba Lodge.

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  • 4
    Tanjung Puting - Pangkalan Bun Airport - Bali (B)
    Day 4 Transfer by airplane
    Tanjung Puting - Pangkalan Bun Airport - Bali (B)

    After breakfast, boating down to Kumai then transfer to Pangkalan bun Airport for your return to Denpasar, Bali.

    End of services

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  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes
    • 03 night accommodation in twin/double at Rimba Lodge Tanjung Puting based on Emerald Room
    • Meals (B/L/D) (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner) as indicated in the program
    • Return airport transfer in Pangkalan Bun
    • Local ENGLISH speaking guide
    • Entrance fees, parking fees, donations throughout the program
    • Airfares DPS - Pangkalan Bun - DPS via Surabaya
    Price does not include
    • Drinks
    • Tips
    • Early check in or late check out
    • Insurances
    • Additional transfer required due to any emergency situation
    • Items of a personal nature (Phone calls, laundry, beverages…)
    • All not mentioned above