Cross Borneo Expedition ,West to East

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Tour Number

Activity Level

53760


Categories

Hiking and Walking

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), German (conversational), Indonesian (fluent), Malay (conversational)

Pontianak Tours


Starts : PONTIANAK, WEST KALIMANTAN
Ends: BALIKPAPAN, EAST KALIMANTAN
Grade: CHALLENGING

You must have a good level of fitness and adventurous spirit and a strong sense of determination, as conditions and accommodations are challenging. We will use Small Air plane /busses, public house boat, chartered Long Boat, Motor canoe to access the jungle for a rugged days of trekking. We sleep in the simple houses of the villager with basic facilities, Jungle Camp and on the house boats. The trekking is tough and often wet, the only way to appreciate the primeveral jungle of Kalimantan and the most traditional Dayak Tribes settlements as well as the wildlife.

Itinerary

Day 01: PONTIANAK, DEPARTURE
Arrival at Airport , meeting service and by car to Equator Monument then to hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 02-04: PONTIANAK , SINTANG, PUTUSIBAU
In the morning by bus drive to Sintang for overnight, the next day continue the trip by bus to Putusibau, the last Village of West Kalimantan. Meals & overnight at hotel.

Day 05 to Day 13:PUTU SIBAU , TREKKING
After breakfast full day adventure trip by long boat through amazing rapids between the high rocks till the end of the Bungan River, from where we will continue trekking approximately 3 - 5 hours a day through primary rain forest and crossing the Muller Mountain. During the trip we will fish, and exploring the jungle. Meals provided enroute and overnight in jungle camp.

Day 14: TIONG OHANG, LONG BAGUN
After breakfast, full day trip by Long boat to Long Bagun. Enroute you will pass rapids. Meals & overnight at Gues House.

Day 15-17 : LONG BAGUN , SAMARINDA, BALIKPAPAN
The Last day in Balikpapan Hotel and transfer to Airport

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Air port/Loby hotel
Close Arrival room/ Loby hotel

End location: Air port/Loby hotel
Close by Departure room/ Loby hotel

Duration: 17 days

What’s Included

Land Transport Pontianak -Putusibau
Long boat,Motor Canoe,House boat
Guest House
Hotel
Porteer +jungle Tent Equipment
Meals and Beverages
English speaking tour Guide

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.

A Recent Review of this tour

Very thorough, addressed every situation effectively and promptly, and made for a wonderful trip. Highly recommended!
Ryan Bell

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