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Orangutan & Camp Leaky experience 3D/2N

The Highlights

  • Discover Kalimantan’s extraordinary fauna and flora
  • Tanjung Puting Park
  • Camp Leakey and Pondok Tanggui Orangutan Rehabilitation Centres
  • Overnight stay on a houseboat

Description

The Tanjung Puting Park in Central Kalimantan is a perfect location for spotting semi-wild and wild orangutan in the rainforest. The fauna and flora is extraordinary, wit coastal mangroves swamps, lowland rainforest and dense jungle as the park’s three primary ecosystems. Tanjung Puting’s wildlife is exotic: it is the habitat of orangutans, only found in Sumatra and Borneo, proboscis monkeys, clouded leopards, leaf monkeys, macaques, pangolin anteaters, tiny tarsier monkeys, lizards, crocodiles, pythons and more than 600 (!) bird pieces.

The Camp Leakey Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre was founded in 1971 as Indonesia’s first orangutan rehabilitation centre. Now there are three such centres: Tanjung Harapan, Pondok Tanggui and Camp Leakey.

This awesome 3-day trip gives you the unique opportunity to explore Kalimantan’s unique fauna and flora, and its precious orangutans in particular. Join us on this great experience!

Itinerary

Day 1: Pangkalanbun – Camp Leaky 

  • Upon arrival at Pangkalanbun Airport, you are welcomed by our representative and transferred to Kumai.
  • You board a motorboat and cruise up Sekonyer River. Along the river, you can spot birds, monkeys, gibbons, and many other magnificent plants and animals.
  • Overnight stay is aboard a houseboat.

Day 2: Pondok Tanggui – Camp Leaky

  • Wake up to the sounds of the jungle. After breakfast on board, you visit Pondok Tanggui, an orangutan rehabilitation centre up Sekonyer River.
  • Afterwards, you proceed to Camp Leakey to learn more about Kalimantan’s precious orangutans.
  • You trek through the tropical rainforest while looking for more wildlife, before returning to the houseboat for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 3: Pangkalanbun

  • After breakfast, you cruise back to Pangkalanbun for your transfer to the airport for your flight to your next destination.

Included

  • Transport
    • Transfer from and to Pangkalanbun Airport
    • Transfer to Kumai Harbor
    • Klotok houseboat at Tanjung Puting, Camp Leakey, Pondok Tanggui
    • Return by boat to Kumai
  • Accommodation
    • 2 nights on Klotok houseboat
  • Catering
    • All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
    • Water, tea and coffee
  • Miscellaneous
    • English speaking guide
    • Entrance fees
    • Parking fees
    • Donations for Tanjung Puting National Park

Excluded

  • Airfares to and from Kalimantan
  • Airport tax
  • Insurance
  • Soft and alcoholic drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Everything that is not mentioned in the itinerary

What to bring

  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera
  • Insect repellent

Notes

Please contact us at info@mundooz.com if you would like to do this trip on another day.

Minimum group size

The minimum group size for this activity is 2 people.

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