ORANGUTAN TOUR & REFORESTATION
DAY 01 : PANGKALAN BUN – ORANGUTAN (L,D)
Upon arrival at Pangkalan Bun Airport, you will be picked up by our local staff and take you to Kumai to board on the boat. The boat is a traditional Klotok wooden river boat (no cabin) with a roof which forms the upper deck where you can view the rain forest as it glides by. The guide's team includes the boatman, a cook and expert guide. In the peaceful afternoon we will slowly explore the quite river by the klotok while observe the monkeys along the riverside. Dinner on the boat and overnight on the boat or lodge. While overnight on the boat we serve thin mattress, pillow, fine meals, bottled "mineral" water, mosquito net, kitchen, simple toilet available on boat besides the familiar - helpful guides and boatmen.
DAY 02 : ORANGUTAN EXPLORATION (B,L,D)
After breakfast board the klotok to travel up river for about 2 hours boating and then up a side creek to Camp Leakey where the older orangutans are reintroduced into the rain forest. En route stop at Pondok Tanguy, an ex-rehabilitation center for the new ex-captive orangutans. At Camp Leakey you will have opportunity to trek into the rain forest with your expert guide and the forestry rangers to appreciate the flora as well as perhaps sighting wild orangutans, gibbons, macaques, and birds. Lunch provided on boat. Afternoon visit the feeding station to see rehabilitate orangutans are given additional foods. We will then sail back down the river to overnight on the boat.
DAY 03 : REFORESTATION IN THE PARK AND NIGHT TREKKING(B,L,D)
Another day at the park you will explore deeper in the jungle, trekking in the different trails, and you may encounter different orangutans and other wildlife, tropical rain forest of Borneo, and different beauty of nature. As part of our commitment to sustainable tourism, we ask you to join the rehabilitation project at the national park where you may plant a tree and donate for its maintenance. After dinner on the boat, have a night trekking in the jungle to observe the nocturnal activities in the jungle. Meals and overnight on the boat.
DAY 04 : ORANGUTAN EXPLORATION (B,L,D)
Today will be repeating the previous day activity to visit Pondok Tangguy and Camp Leakey or Tanjung Harapan feeding station while cruising the Sekonyer River and observing the wildlife along the river.
DAY 05 : ORANGUTAN EXPLORATION – PANGKALAN BUN (B)
After breakfast boating down to Kumai before transfer by car to Pangkalan Bun airport for your next destination.
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