Truly Borneo Tours
Truly Borneo Tours
11 Days 10 nights
Day 1 , AIRPORT-SAMARINDA
Arrival at Sepinggan Airport Balikpapan, meeting services than transfer by private car to Samarinda.Stay at Grand Victoria or similar (3star hotel).
Day 2, SAMARINDA-LOAJANAN-MAHAKAM (D)
Upon to Loajanan. On arrival at Loajanan, board and immediately cruise up the Mahakam river for experience wild life of the Dayak country. Dinner and overnight will be on boat.
Day 3, MUARA MUNTAI-JANTUR – MANCONG (B,L,D
Morning, arrive at Muara Muntai Village, after breakfast sight seeing around the village to see the local people daily activities. Afterwards continue the trip by motorized canoe crossing the vast Jempang lake for homeland of Dayak Benuaq. On arrival at Mancong village a welcome ceremony will be held by the Chief of Dayak follow by traditional dances with his people. Here you will see the grand long house of Dayak benuaq with their totem poles in front of the longhouse. In the afternoon return to Muara Muntai ,see fisherman around lake jempang with their activity .Arrive on houseboat and cruise up the river for Melak.Lunch r provided en route. Dinner on boat.
Day 4, MELAK-EHENG-KERSIK LUWAI-GEMURUH (B,L,D)
Morning arrive at Melak, short sight seeing around the local market then by car drive to Eheng village to see the longhouse of Dayak Tunjung Banuaq where the people still living together in one big long house with and they are still made their traditional handcraft as like Rattan basket and statues. Afterwards, continue drive to Kersik Luway to observe the Nature of Black Orchid Forest. Return to the houseboat for lunch before passed by the rain forest and small river at Gemuruh. Late in the afternoon return to houseboat and cruise down the river for Tenggarong. Meals will be provided on the boat.
Day 5, TENGGARONG-BALIKPAPAN (B,L)
Early morning arrive at Tenggarong, visiting the Mulawarman Museum to see the Sultan’s Kutai Kartanegara collections and see the oldest Kingdom in Indonesia. Afterwards drive to Balikpapan by private car. Overnite at Mega Lestari Hotel or similar. Meals will be provided on the boat.
Day 6, BALIKPAPAN-BANJARMASIN (D
Morning after breakfast, free at leisure until transferred to Sepinggan Airport for your onward flight for Banjarmasin. Arrive at Syamsudinnor airport, we will visit diamond digging, diamond polishing and diamond market, check in hotel at Banjarmasin city. Free program.
Day 7, BANJARMASIN-PANGKALANBUN-KUMAI-ORANGUTAN-RIMBA LODGE (B,L,D)
Morning after breakfast at hotel. At 04.00 am wake early morning and go to Floating market at Barito river, then go to airport for Pangkalanbung by small aircraft. Arrive in Pangkalanbun airport, meeting service then transfer to Kumai, seaport and the gate to reach National Park. Onboard, crossing Kumai river in approximately 15 minutes to reach Seikonyer river, the min river in National Park. Lunch will be served on boat by our own cook. We are riding on the boat about 2 hours to reach Rimba Lodge where you stay overnight for. Check in at the lodge, enjoy the view surrounding. At 16.30 we continue our tour to observe Proboscis monkeys along the riverbanks. Proboscis monkeys are being the endemic animal that can be seen only in Borneo. Get back to the lodge for having dinner and overnight.
Day 8, RIMBA LOGDE-PONDOK TANGGUI-CAMP LEAKEY-RIMBA LODGE (B,L,D)
After break fast, proceed upstream in to Pondok Tanggui the second rehabilitation center where we can enjoy many babies and juveniles at feeding area around 09.00 AM, taking pictures while having the information from your guide about them. We continue our tour to reach the highlight of National Park, Camp Leakey area. It will pass the black river which is full of wildlife within such as many kind of birds, primates, fish, also crocodiles. Arriving at Camp Leakey, we have hiking track into the forest to gain information of the heterogenic forest wildlife while observing some wild animal as well. At 12.00 back to the boat for having lunch which will be served by our own cook which special various food. We continue our tour by following orangutan feeding program which is being held at 14.00, bringing milk and fruits, feeders will lead us to the state platform. We will enjoy the situation till 16.00 back to the boat then return down stream to Rimba Lodge to overnight and having dinner.
Day 9, RIMBA LODGE-KUMAI-PANGKALANBUN – PONTIANAK (B,D)
Morning breakfast at the lodge, then boating down the river back to Kumai. Direct transfer to Pangkalan Bun airport for Pontianak. Arrive at Supadio Pontianak you will pick up at airport then have city tour visit Keraton kesultanan Kadriyah, Masjid Raya Jami, Aloevera Centre, Museum, Replika Rumah Betang dan Shooping, then check in hotel. Free program.
Day 10, PONTIANAK-KAMPUNG SAHAM (B,L,D)
After breakfast, city tour visit Kampung Saham (approximately for 4-5 hours from pontianak) where we can visit Rumah Panjang (Long House) original Dayak people. Then visit Makam Juang Mandor which Indonesia heroes buried at Jepan Colonialism. Afterward back to Pontianak. Lunch and dinner at local restaurant.
Day 11, PONTIANAK-JAKARTA (B)
After breakfast, free time until time to go to Supadio airport to fly for your next destinantion. End Services
Price aboved is including :
- Transfers and tours with private A/C car
- English speaking guide (Local Guide)
- Accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary
- Meals program as mentioned in the itinerary
- Houseboat & cook (Local Cook)
- All applicable entrance fees, donations and permit
- Local tax/VAT
- Airticket BPN-BDJ,BDJ-PKN,PKN-PNK,PNK-JKT Promo class economy
Does not include:
- Optional tours
- Extra meals or drinks
- Personal expenditure