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Orangutan Tour Liveaboard 3 days 2 nights

From US$ 300.00
Orangutan Tour Liveaboard 3 days 2 nights
From US$ 300.00
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Orangutan Tour Liveaboard 3 days 2 nights
US$ 300.00
Overview
This tour could be your perfect getaway, deep in the tropical jungle. Come and explore Tanjung Puting National Park for 3 days. You’ll see all three camps in the national park where orangutans come during feeding time in the morning or afternoon. Stay overnights on board and wake up in the morning. Let your soul be refreshed by the sound of nature.

Proboscis monkey,long tailed macaque, kingfisher bird, hornbill, gibbon and other wildlife are waiting you in the fresh jungle. We will walk at night to the jungle to see some mushrooms such as smoky mushroom and glowing mushroom,you also have possibility to see tiny monkey, the tarsier will welcome your night before sleep on the traditional boat, we call it Klotok.

This once in a lifetime adventure to Indonesian Borneo will give you an opportunity to see Orangutan in their natural environment. The Orangutans are sure to touch your heart, making this an experience you will never forget.
What to Expect
DAY 01 AIRPORT-KUMAI-NATIONAL PARK-TANJUNG HARAPAN CAMP-PROBOSCIS TOUR-HOUSEBOAT(L,D)
-Arrival at Iskandar airport in Pangkalan Bun Or Meet at the hotel.
-Upon your arrival, our friendly tour guide will assist you to the klotok (houseboat) port in Kumai.
-You’ll be transferred to Klotok (houseboat).The journey to Tanjung Puting National Park will begin shortly.
-Lunch will be served on board.
-Enjoy 2 hours of cruising Kumai and Sekonyer River, Klotok will reach the jetty of Camp Tanjung Harapan. From the jetty, it takes around 30 minutes walk to the feeding platform. This will be your first encounter with wild orangutans. The feeding time in Camp Tanjung Harapan begins at 15:00 PM.
-From Tanjung Harapan, klotok will cruise deeper to the National Park.
-You may find congregation of proboscis monkeys sitting at branches of trees along the riverbank in late afternoon.
-When it gets dark, Klotok will stop and park at a riverbank.
-Dinner will be served on board.
-Free time in the evening.
-Stay overnight on board.
DAY 02 HOUSEBOAT-PONDOK TANGGUY-CAMP LEAKEY-HOUSEBOAT. (B,L,D)
-After breakfast, Klotok will proceed to the jetty of Pondok Tanggui.
-From the jetty, it takes around 30 minutes walk to the feeding platform. The feeding time in Pondok Tanggui begins at 09:00 AM.
-If you want to get a better natural picture of wild orangutans here, it’s strongly recommended to use appropriate lenses for long distance shooting.
-From Pondok Tanggui, Klotok will proceed to the legendary Camp Leakey. This camp becomes a legend because long-term research on orangutans has been conducting here since 1971.
-The cook of Klotok will serve you lunch on board before you’re off to exploring the Camp Leakey. It takes around 40 minutes walk from the jetty straight to the feeding platform.
-The feeding time in Camp Leakey begins at 14:00 PM.
-You may experience close encounter with wild orangutans in Camp Leakey. It’s the best location for taking photographs with orangutans in the wild. However, it’s strongly recommended to keep a safe distance from orangutans.
-When you’re ready, walking back to the jetty.
-Klotok will cruise slowly back
-When it gets dark, Klotok will stop and park at a riverbank.
-Dinner will be served on board.
-Free time in the evening.
-Stay overnight on board.
DAY 03 HOUSEBOAT-KUMAI-PASIR PANJANG VILLAGE-AIRPORT/HOTEL (B,L)
-After breakfast, back to kumai
-Arrive at Pasir Panjang Village, the leader of the Dayaknese/native people will welcome at Longhouse then they make a blessing for good spirit,energy and lucky by their culture. You have a chance to taste Tuak ( rice wine, traditional drink of Dayaknese)
-Back to airport
-Have a safe flight
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Reviews (13)

1 - 5 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Amazing experience

We had a number of extra requests in regards to food and a pickup date, and couldnt be happier with how good the communication and experience was booking was so easy and we had all our needs catered for and had an amazing time thankyou...More

Thank Ben T
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile
Great Experience!!

Our experience with Varada Borneo Tours has been excellent!! We booked 3 days and 2 nights, visiting Tanjung Puting National Park. We were picked up at the airport by the local guide "Mr Edi". He was very helpful, cheerful and chatting. The Tanjung Puting Tour...More

Thank Inestya G
Reviewed 6 June 2018
experience of a lifetime

we both travel al lot and visited meanwhile more than 65 countries, had countless trips, visited so many and various sights and made lots of different experiences - this trip is for sure within our TOP 3!! Organisation from and communication with Wati upfront was...More

1  Thank jafustefdon
Reviewed 4 June 2018
Fabulous intrepid trip, over 35 orangutan sightings

We were lucky to be on Varada Tours newest boat on a private tour with Adi as our guide. The boat crew were a delight and the food was fantastic - fresh and tasty and plenty of it. We chose to stay at the Rimba...More

Thank LaraM1743
Reviewed 29 March 2018
Great Tour & Great People

This tour was one of my highlights during my 3 month trip. Not just because of the orangutans but also because of the great staff, Wati (Tour operator) and Krisna (Guide). After arriving at the airport in Pangkalan Bun I realized that I have forgot...More

Thank Marco G
Varada Borneo T, Manager at Varada Borneo Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Dear Marco, It was our pleasure to make your dream come true to see Orangutan. Thank you so much. Thank you for choosing us as your tour operator to Tanjung Puting National Park. We are glad to hear you enjoyed the food comfy bed, shower...More

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Loaneranger
13 April 2018|
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Response from SophieV_11 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Sorry for the late response but I just saw your questions. We did the tour, there was 3 of us and yes we did get the all boat to ourselves. If you want to join another group the thing is they would have to happen to have... More
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