Orangutan Sistertour 4D/3N

Looking for a bit of adventure beyond watching orangutans in the wild? Then, you should try our orangutan adventure package in Tanjung Puting National Park. We would like to take you exploring the park at night, replanting trees, and visit the village to learn their daily activity. Read more for the itinerary :

Day 1 : (L, D)

  • Arrival in Pangkalan Bun airport in the morning and one of our guides from Sister Tour will pick you up, then transfer you to Kumai.
  • Start cruising up the Kumai and Sekonyer River. Enjoy your first lunch with our traditional food on the kelotok.
  • After 2 hour cruising deeper of Sekonyer River, we will stop by the jetty of Tanjung Harapan Camp to see orangutans in their natural habitat. It takes short trekking around 20 minutes to get to the orangutans feeding platform. Feeding time in Tanjung Harapan starts at 3 pm.
  • When you are ready, we walk back to the boat and start cruising up Sekonyer River. It is a good time to watch Proboscis monkeys back home in late afternoon.
  • Free time in the evening and have supper on the kelotok.
  • Stay overnight on board.

Day 2 : (B, L, D)

  • After breakfast, we are heading straight slowly to the legendary Leakey Camp. You can enjoy more the view of black water river. If you’re lucky enough, you might see orangutan at the riverbank, various birds (stork billed kingfisher is quite common here), and false garials crocodile.
  • On arrival in Leakey Camp, walk up to the camp to see the Orangutan Information Center. Continue the tour to see the orangutan feeding at 2 pm, enjoy your times till 4 pm.
  • Walk back to the boat. Park the boat at Pondok Ambung Tropical Forest Research Station for a night walk (optional). You may find nocturnal primates or wild cats at night in the jungle.
  • Dinner and overnight on board.

Day 3 : (B, L, D)

  • After breakfast, go downstream of Sekonyer River and heading to Pondok Tanggui Camp to see Orangutan at 9 am. Enjoy Pondok Tanggui until 10 am.
  • After that walk back to the boat and visit the reforestation project of the Friends of National Park Foundation, our local NGO (non government organization) partner. You are more than welcome to join in replanting trees.
  • When you are ready, back to the boat and heading to the Village of Sekonyer to learn local daily activities. Lunch will be served on board before our visit to the village.
  • In the village you may learn and practive weaving a simple mat, made from reeds.
  • Back to the boat and look for more Proboscis monkeys rooting in trees along riverbank.
  • Dinner and overnight on board.

Day 4 : (B,)

  • After breakfast, boating to Kumai. From Kumai, we will transfer you to your hotel or the airport.
  • End of tour and thank you for visiting Tanjung Puting National Park with Sister Tour.

Our tour package includes :

  • Transfer in-out from airport or hotel
  • Houseboat with full-board service
  • Entrance fee to the national park
  • English speaking guide
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary. Beverages and local chef service during the tour. (Please let us know if you have any food alergies or special dietary)
  • Contribution to local kids education and women community (we allocate 5% of the tour price for this program)
  • Fuel and clean water during the tour
  • Rain coat, flash light, mosquito repelent

Exclusions:

  • Flight tickets
  • Travel insurance
  • Souvenir and other personal expenses, please bring Rupiah with you
  • Gratuity for tour guide and boat crews

Note:

  • There are no 5 stars hotel, because you will explore rain forest in Borneo.
  • Rimba Ecolodge (optional), please check : www.rimbaecolodge.com
  • Flora Homestay (optional), email : flora1.homestay@gmail .com
  • For days 3 another optional program, you can ask your tour guide to visit Tanjung Harapan Camp for  another orangutans feeding.
  • We are always ready to take care of your trip. If any problem occured during the tour, just let us know.  We’ll do our best to make your trip running smooth and well.

Pricing :

  • 1       pax : 768 USD
  • 2-4   pax : 548 USD / person
  • 5-7   pax : 438 USD / person
  • 8-10 pax : 415 USD / person

 

OFFICE
Jl. Natai Arahan RT 19 RW 07
(depan Terminal Natai Suka)
Kelurahan Baru, Kecamatan Arut Selatan
Pangkalan Bun 74111
 

PHONE / WA
+628115232190 (Nina)

+62 8115219922 (Rini)

EMAIL : orangutansistertour@gmail.com