For those who have a little more interest or a little more time on their hands, 5 Days Orangutan Trekking Tour offers a great opportunity to see a little more of the Tanjung Harapan National Park as well as enjoying the classic live aboard traveling method offering a safe and novel way to negotiate this notoriously difficult mangrove and jungle terrain. The 5 Days Orangutan Trekking Tour also features with the overnight stay in a tent in the middle of the rainforest within the national Park.
5 Days Orangutan Trekking Tour Itinerary
Day 1 : Arrive Pangkalan Bun - Kumai - Tanjung Harapan
Your tour begins at the Pangkalan Bun Airport where you will be greeted by a representative who will be your acting tour guide and will take you along the coast to the nearby river taking you straight out of the developed world into the mangroves and jungles of Borneo. You will travel down the Kumai River which you will travel up for 2 hours before lunch onboard and then at 16.20 you will be able to view the incredible Proboscis monkeys which are almost unique to the island and provide great viewing on the way to camp Leakey in the Tanjung Harapan National Park. Arrive Pondok Tanggui and overnight on boat.
Day 2 : Pondok Tanggui - Pesalat
After brreakfast the adventure trip of 5 Days Orangutan Trekking with a full day rainforest trekking lead by the local expert and observe the wildlife surroundings. Heading to Pesalat within the national park late in the afternoon. Lunch enroutes during the trekking. Set up a tent in the middle of the rainforest and overnight. Dinner is included.
Day 3 : Pesalat - Camp Leakey
Early morning bird watching and enjoy then natural beauty of the surrounding areas. After breakfast trekk back to the boat and cruise up the river to Sekoyer River side creek through the magnificent panoramas. Lunch will be served enroute. Arrive Camp Leakey and start trekking through the jungle before watching the feeding time. Dinner and overnight on boat.
Day 4 : Camp Leakey Tour
The 5 Days Orangutan Trekking and Camping Tour begins with breakfast onboard after you wake to the jungle passing by as well as the chance of seeing all types of animals on the way to Camp Leakey. On this trip you will hike to camp Leakey where you will find the main rehabilitation centre of the whole island for the resident Orangutan populations that are struggling to survive in the area. You will see the nurseries as well as the breeding programs as well as monitoring and rehabilitation programs which are taking place. Feeding times is at 14.00 which is a great time and then you will hike bake to the boat for sunset. After eating aboard the boat you will also sleep onboard before making the trip to the Tanjung Harapan Camp. Dinner and overnight on boat.
Day 5: Park - Kumai - Pangkalan Bun
After breakfast, boat trip along the Kumai River and drive back to Pangkalan Bun Airport for your next destination.
End of 5 Days Orangutan Trekking and Camping Tour with us.