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Borneo Explore Tour

Borneo explore tour, West kalimantan jungle trek through thick of Borneo jungles combined with explore the Kapuas river, Betung karihun and Sentarum lake.

We offer exciting activity to explore Borneo wilderness in West Kalimantan province. you will experiences wilderness of Kalimantan jungle includes exploring two national Park namely Betung Kerihun National Park and Sentarum Lake National Park and two types of indigenous livelihood in Kapuas Hulu (inland). 8 Days 7 Nights Borneo explore tour Program to dedicate for Borneo nature and wildlifes as well as local people who has helping and looking after the environtment to next generation. So, book your Borneo Indonesia Explore Tour 2017 with your friends or family. Because Life is short. Take the trip. Buy the shoes. Eat the cake.

Highlight for Explore Borneo Island: river cruise, nature viewing, jungle trekking, jungle camp, Dayak Longhouse visit, Dayak Music and dances, lake cruise, wildlife watching and Kapuas River.

West Kalimantan tour, you will come to a peaceful place, spend your night with local and feel the life in slowly seconds in nowhere to go.

Private trip/group of your friends or family:

  • Price per person for 2 participants:
    USD 2,300
  • Prices for larger bookings are Upon Request:
    USD $$$ Per Person

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To Reserve Borneo explore tour 8 days 7 nights, please email us at: Book Now by mentioning the tour code: KNLR-PNK-BET-8D and number of tour participants in your email.

TOUR BOOKING PROCESS:
1.Please send us TOUR REQUEST ( IF prices not mentioned ) or Book Now to reserve the trip ( IF prices is mentioned in the tour programs ) including detail date you would like have and the number of partners.
2.Available trip departure will inform to you upon received your email.
3.Please write back to us that you are confirmed available date trips departure and packages offered. NOTE: If prices is exist in online packages, by sending Book Now, you agreed cost/prices as stated in web page trip itinerary. we will proceed for next step, sending invoicing.
4.When we get your confirmation, we will send you the official confirmation Paper as agreed (invoice).
5.we have right to cancel the reservation with or without notice when it over from the limit booking time
6.Limit booking is a week after receiving the paper confirmation.

TOURS PAYMENT:
1.When the confirmation is sent, we require deposit payment 35% from total land cost for guaranty booking(No Refund)
2.Balance of payment could should be made at least 2 weeks before departure date.
3.Payment could be made through PayPal will be apply additional surcharge 5% for the amount will be transferred.

FORCE MAJOUR ( For flight Cancel and delay - most cases fly into remote areas in Indonesia ) :
Tour Packages excludes expenses incurred due to causes beyond our control (force majeur) and expenses also caused to flight cancellations & delays are not covered by www.adventuretourtravelindonesia.com. we will assist in the rescheduling of all flights & organizing suitable accommodations transport and meals etc… but ALL costs are to be covered by yourself if these circumstances occur.

borneo explore tour

Borneo Explore Tour

8 Days / 7 Nights.
Start/Finish: Putussibau Airport - West Borneo, Indonesia
Tour Code: KNLR-PNK-BET-8D.
Grade: Moderate - Strenuous.
Departure: Please contact us for availability and time schedules.

Borneo Explore Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Jakarta Putussibau via Pontianak

Fly to West Borneo, Indonesia by Garuda at 05.20 and transit in Pontianak airport before flying to Putussibau town. After one hour flight from Pontianak, arrived 10.05, you will be picked up and Our staff brings you to the Hotel by car/bus. Check in to the Hotel, Explore the livelihood of the people in Putussibau town - Putussibau, the capital of the district of Kapuas Hulu, is located East of Pontianak - West Kalimantan. free program.

Meals: Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel

Day 2: Borneo Explore Tour

After breakfast, departure from the Hotel by car to the boat station then the River journey to Na. Potan Village (stuffs left in Putussibau) by long boat. Heading up Kapuas river and Sibau river. Hat is needed. Arrive in Na. Potan Village, check in to the local guesthouse, lunch and rest Swimming in the pure white water in Potan River, In the village sarong is required by woman for taking bath, View Na. Potan Village - Na. Potan is a village of Bukat and Kantuk People, interact with the local people. Up stream Sibau river for wildlife watching and nature panorama view. By longboat, possible to point long-tailed Maccaques, Hornbill, eagle, kingfisher. Back to the guest house, rest and dinner.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guest house

Day 3: Borneo Jungle Trekking and Explore Wilderness of Kalimantan

Start trekking and explore borneo through traditional rubber plantations, rich fruit gardens and rice fields (abandoned/active). During the dry season you can meet local farmers who are just coming back from harvesting the rubber. The following trek is a combination of dry and wet trekking. Feel the genuineness of Borneo’s rain forest, enjoy the clear water, and listen to the wild animal’s calls - Jungle trekking by following local fruit garden and traditional rubber plantation. At the confluence, we will cook a simple lunch for you. While waiting for the lunch to be served, you can relax, swim in the clear water or just enjoy the peacefulness of the forest - Dry and wet trekking. After lunch we will hike up Jeluang Hill, passing sorea trees in some hills and listening to animal calls - Long T-shirt, binocular, sandal for wet trekking, shoes for hikking, daypack are required. Hanging tent will be constructed on the top of the hill to spend the night in. As the sun sets the jungle awakes and you will hear the amazing sounds of the nightly jungle life.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Overnight at a simple flying camp.

Day 4: Borneo Trekking and Climbing in The Jungle

Preparation and breakfast - jungle food to be served simply by the indigenous people, Climbing up a steep hill is the challenge for today. It is expected to take us hour and hour. Once up there, you can enjoy the beauty and freshness of the pristine forest of the Heart of Borneo from an extraordinary place. This is the end of the heavy trekking part of the tour. It is then time to hike downstream in the calm Ribut River. While trekking on the river, you can see fishes and shrimps swimming in the pure water. After another hour we will reach the point where this river flows into the Suai River. It is here on the rocky-sandy riverbank that the end of trekking. The fishes and the clear water invite you for a swim before constructing the second hanging tent camp on the riverbank. View a nice panorama and breathe in pure oxygen.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Overnight at a simple flying camp.

Day 5: River Tour and Mingle with Local People of Borneo, The Dayak Tribe

Preparation and breakfast, After breakfast, we will head down the Suai River in a traditional wooden longboat/ raft until we reach the Na. Awin Village. Boating through the clear river with its small rapids with local people will be exiting and adventurous. While on the boat/raft you can also watch birds and fishes until we arrive in the traditional village of Dayak Iban before continuing down to Na. Awin (Kantuk Dayak tribe) - local longboat, sometime we have to pull the boat. The trip continue by car to Sungolok Apalin Longhouse - Sungulok Apalin is the oldest longhouse in the world. Arrive in Sungulok Apalin, Explore the livelihood of the local (Tamambaloh Tribe). Spent your night with local and feel the life in slowly seconds. Free program.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Local house/Very basic facilities

Day 6: Off-Road on Borneo - Hiking - Danau Sentarum National Park Tour

Land journey to Lanjak by car (4WD) - Northern road, the route to the Border between West Kalimantan and Sarawak - Malaysia, Stop over to Lanjak highland to view the overall Sentarum lake, Arrive in Lanjak, the trip continue by cruising Sentarum Lake by Speedboat to reach Pulau Melayu Island. Arrive at Pulau Melayu, hiking up the hill, view the biggest wetland in Borneo from the high point. Trip to Na. Leboyan - Nanga Leboyan is fishermen village in Danau Sentarun National park, Arrived at Na. Leboyan village, check in to the local house. Explore the livelihood of fishermen, swimming, boating to have wildlife and nature panorama view. Dinner, interact with the local (Malay people-Fishermen).

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Local house/Very basic facilities

Day 7: Off-River Tour Journey - Putussibau Hotel

After breakfast, Lake-river journey to Putussibau by speedboats - the boat will pass some village in the river bank along the way. After arriving in Putussibau the staff will drive you to the hotel. Check in to the Hotel- Free program.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: hotel

Day 8: Sightseeing Tour Around Putussibau and Fly To Jakarta.

After breakfast at the Hotel, you can explore Putussibau city- Free program. Explore the lifelihood of urban people in Putussibau town, market and souvenir shops. At appropriate time, we will escort you to Puutussibau airport for your flight to jakarta via Pontianak at 10.35 arrived Jakarta at 14.00 by Garuda Indonesia. Tour Ends.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: own arrangement.

Note: Subject to change, considering local condition, safety and comfort.

Tour Cost Inclusion:

Domestic airfares Jakarta putussibau return by Garuda Indonesia.
Meals as per day itinerary
Accommodation during the program as mentioned
Transportation during the program includes 4x4WD,
Transfer in & out of Putusibau airport,
English Guide
Local Porter
Simple jungle camping site and cooking gears
Welcome ceremony as the custom of Dayak people

Price Exclusion:

Exc jakarta hotel
Tips for guide/porter and driver
personal expenses; phone, mini bar, laundry, etc.

What to bring on Borneo Explore Tour:

Dress is casual.
Clothing should be light.
Preferably cotton with at least one long sleeved shirt and pants.
Bathing suit.
Thongs or sandals and Trekking shoes.
Bring one light sweater or jacket as it can get cool in the highlands..
Sun-screen.
Insect repellent.
Sunglasses, sunhat.
Flash light.
Rucksack or day bag
Rain jacket and small umbrella if possible
Trousers and long shirt (cotton) for trekking
Long socks plus extra
Small binocular for bird watching
Pocket knife if possible and flash light (torch)
Mosquito repellent
Camera plus extra micro chip/memory and battery
Other personal things and medicine
For souvenir and other personal expenses, please bring Rupiah( IDR Indonesia Money ).

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