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Burdan

Pontianak and Balikpapan, Kalimantan Barat, Indonesia

Hi Traveler, I am "Burdan" , living at Indonesian Borneo Island, also called Kalimantan, which is known of it's vast jungle with wildlife as orangutans, fresh water dolphins and proboscis monkeys.

My passion for the nature and adventure, skilled me to become a tour guide for almost 20 years now. I am capable to provide top-quality multi-day tours from the cities to the most remote outer-edge in the rain forest.

Back-ground
I enjoyed outdoor and experienced the forest with cultural of the native Dayak tribes since I started scouting at the age of 10 years, after my graduation I started my work at Balikpapan International Sepinggan Air port (PIC:Promotion &Information Center), afterwards at Blue Sky Hotel Balikpapan, and Royal Resort In Bali, before coming a tour guide.

Welcome to the Jungle….

A Recent Review of this guide

This tour combines everything anyone would want to see in South Kalimantan. Burdan is a great coordinator, highly necessary for the dozens of contacts and hard to access launch points for some locations. Everywhere is a different style of river culture. Boat rides are a blast. Burdan is great at adjusting to the needs of the tour group especially when weather conditions don't cooperate. The whole Loksado area is a gem, great for families since the December additions to the waterfall trail and rafting.
Caleb Slayton

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Credentials

Tours Given: 1 (on September 10, 2012)

My tour guide licence delivered by the State of Indonesia Borneo is
No: 002/762/BUDPAR - 111/2011.
The First One at 1994 : East Kalimantan Tourism Services No:08//TM/IV/1994

Members of Minerva rider Community MRC #1715
I have been Study In Balikpapan University for Arts English
I have seen and I know all touristic areas in Borneo ( classical tours, trekking tours, adventurous tours, etc)

Restrictions

I am not a Driver, we will take a Driver with us.
National Parks and Private Reserves have their own local guides, we must hire them as needed.

Guide Requirements for Indonesia

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