Diverse Borneo Tour
A Diverse Borneo Tour Packages Cruising Small Rivers in Central Kalimantan Province of Indonesia Borneo Island to explore the wealth of ecological and cultural treasures that survive deep within the rainforest jungle of Indonesia ’s largest island. Central Kalimantan ’s dense jungle and wide terrain of wetlands have traditionally kept the region isolated from all but the adventurous travelers, and along the upper reaches of the River streams we canoeing into small prestine forest creeks to explore wildlife as Orangutans, Sunbears, Longnose Monkeys, and lots of Bird Species, In The Meratus Mountains you can discover the rich Dayak Culture. The indigenous Dayak settlement with Longhouse brings you in South Kalimantan Province, for an Amazing Bamboo Rafting Adventure at the Amandit River of Loksado. During your trek the flora from Tropical Forest Tree species to wild orchids, and Pitcher Plants is a sightful experience of the grand diversity of exotic flora and fauna, combined with Dayak Culture is an unforgettable experience during our Jungle Treks, River Cruises and our village visits.
DIVERSE BORNEOTour Duration: 06 Days / 05 Nights
Day 01: ARRIVAL IN PALANGKARAYA, PULAU KAJA (LD)
Upon arrival at Palangkaraya airport, meeting service and direct transfer to hotel, check-in, for a short rest, before we proceed to the harbor for a cruise upstream Rungan River passing Orangutans Islands ( Pulau Kaja, Pulau Bepalas ) as the releas island of orangutans of Nyaru Menteng Rehabilitation center of Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation, Pulau Kaja covers about 200 hectares and has about 50 orangutans which we can spot from the river in their wild habitat, afterwards return to hotel for overnight.
Day 02: BATILAP, BLACK PUNING RIVER (BLD)
Breakfast at Resort, before we proceed for about 4 hours drive crossing prestine lowland and peat swamp forest to Betung, we will cruise the Black Puning River to Batilap village for overnight at a floating stilt house of the local people.
Day 03: BLACK PUNING RIVER (BLD)
Simple Breakfast, then we start the day with trekking into the jungle to explore wild orangutans and other wildlife creatures as birds, sun bears, gibbons, as well as various flora vegetations of Borneo. In the afternoon, we will cruise by canoe deeper in Borneo jungle of the Black Puning River which give us another opportunity to spot various wildlife as proboscis monkeys, long tail macaques, many birds species sliding away along the river bank in the trees of the forest.Lunch will be served en route, dinner and overnight on campsite on riverside.
Day 04: BLACK PUNING RIVER, BLACK ORCHID, NAGARA, LOKSADO (BLD)
After breakfast, continue cruising the canopy of the romantic Buntal River with another day of wildlife pleasure of birds, proboscis monkeys, long tail macaques, monitor lizards and other wild animals species along riverside in the jungle, we continue by car to Sanggu village to explore black orchid and other species, as the carnivorous pitcher plants, afterwards to Muning where we catch a boat to the narrow canal to Nagara to spot the waterbuffaloes swim in the swamp forest while we enjoy the fascinating sunset of the swamp lake, to continue to Loksado for overnight at Lodge.
Day 05: BAMBOO RAFTING, BANJARMASIN (BLD)
After breakfast at lodge, we will have a soft trekking to Dayak village for exploring the longhouse, rainforest, and the waterfall nearby the village. Afterwards, we will take an adventure trip of bamboo rafting across beautiful landscape of tropical rainforest along the Amandit riverside meanwhile our coach will be waiting on the downstream for transferring to Banjarmasin for overnight at hotel.
Day 06: FLOATING MARKET BANJARMASIN, DEPARTURE (B)
Early in the morning, we will leave to floating market for exploring the unique culture of Banjarese that trade commodities from boat to boat, then return to hotel crossing Banjarmasin River while sightseeing people activities at riverside, free at your own leisure till the proper time for transferring to airport for your next destination.