Balik Papan Tour Package
EAST KALIMANTAN MAHAKAM RIVER
ORANG UTAN AND MAHAKAM RIVER PACKAGE
CAMP LEAKEY “ II
07 DAYS / 6 NIGHTS
Starting every Tuesday, Friday, & Sunday
Day 01: BALIKPAPAN, SAMARINDA, MAHAKAM (LD)
Upon arrival at Balikpapan airport, meeting service and transfer by bus / minibus to Loa Janan, to board houseboat for exciting adventure on Mahakam river. Meals provided and overnight on houseboat.
Day 02: MUARA MUNTAI, TANJUNG ISUY, MANCONG (BLD)
Jempang Lake to Tanjung Isuy by motor canoe. Arrival at Tanjung Isuy welcomed with a traditional ceremony by the Dayaq Benuaq. Afterwards by motor canoe to Mancong. During the cruise you could see wildlife at Ohong creek like monkey’s and birds. Afternoon return to Tanjung Isuy for Overnight at Longhouse.
Day 03: TANJUNG ISUY, TENGGARONG, BALIKPAPAN (BLD)
Early in the morning downstream by houseboat to Tenggarong. Arrive at Tenggarong, visiting the former palace of Sultan Kutai Kertanegara. Where you will see the Sultan's impressive collection of heirlooms, china ceramics, Dayak's art and culture items. Afterwards transfer by car to Balikpapan and check in at hotel.
Day 04: BALIKPAPAN, PANGKALANBUN, TANJUNG PUTING (BLD)
After breakfast transfer to the airport for flight to Pangkalanbun (only every Monday, Wednesday & Friday). Upon arrival at Iskandar Airport of Pangkalanbun, meeting service and transfer to Kumai to board motorboat cruising up Sekonyer River. Along the river you can enjoy the beautiful flora & fauna, like birds, monkeys, gibbons, and other wonderful creatures of Borneo. Overnight at Boat / Rimba Lodge.
Day 05: TANJUNG HARAPAN, PONDOK TANGGUI, CAMP LEAKEY (BLD)
After breakfast leave to visit Pondok Tanggui, an Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre up Sekonyer River, then proceed to Camp Leakey, research and rehabilitation centre of the Orang Utan. Trekking through the tropical rainforest searching for the wildlife and the exotic tropical flora, afterwards return to Boat / Rimba Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 06: LODGE, CAMP LEAKEY, KUMAI, PANGKALANBUN (BLD)
After breakfast explore the tropical rainforest, in the afternoon downstream to Kumai. Arrive at Kumai direct transfer to Pangkalanbun for check - in at hotel. Meals and overnight at Thamrin Hotel or similar.
Day 07: PANGKALANBUN, NEXT DESTINATION (B)
After breakfast, morning free at leisure until departure transfer to the airport for onward flight.