Weekend Tour Packages to the Kahayan River in Central Kalimantan Province of Indonesia Borneo Island to explore the wealth of ecological and cultural treasures that survive deep within the rainforest jungle of Indonesia ’s largest island. Central Kalimantan ’s dense jungle and wide terrain of wetlands have traditionally kept the region isolated from all but the adventurous travelers, and along the upper reaches of the Kahayan, Katingan and Rungan rivers, you can discover the rich Dayak Culture. The indigenous Dayak settlements along the Rivers is an ideal way to experience the incredible culture. At Tangkiling National Park you can enjoy a sightful experience of traditional culture and grand diversity of exotic flora and wildlife from black orchids to fresh water dolphins and orangutans, and venture ashore for captivating jungle explorations and unforgettable encounters in our village visits. Join us for a once-in-a-lifetime exploration of the Kalimantan Island!
The Kahayan River Adventure Tour Expeditions are a collection of exploratories and Indonesia dream destination journeys that reflect the particular passions and favorite places. We created the Borneo adventure tours for those who search a indigenous Dayak Culture in the deep dense jungle with it's exotic flora and fauna. Borneo travelers will have an unforgettable experience trip in Indonesia, however, it is designed for those who are adventurous in body and spirit.
RAHAI’I PANGUN JUNGLE RIVER WEEKEND CRUISE
Tour Package Duration 03 Days / 02 Nights
Arrive direct from Jakarta and travel by air conditioned bus to the Rahai’i Pangun. Stop along the way to Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation’s Rehabilitation Centre. Guest will learn about their work and to see a group of orphaned babies being rehabilitated to the wild. Later, after a short bust trip, make yourself at home in your comfortable cabins, and later Join us on the viewing deck for a welcoming drink and begin your journey along the forest-lined rivers.
At dawn, the energetic can climb nearby Mt. Tangkiling. From the summit, watch the forest mist gradually thin out to reveal the sleepy hamlet and the river glistening among the trees. Return to the boat for another delicious fresh brewed coffee and breakfast, as we continue up the Rungan. Watch out the orangutan, macaques, elusive proboscis monkeys, gibbons and langurs, as well as dramatic birdlife—gliding fish eagle and the curious hornbill. We continue to a traditional village for a Dayak welcoming ceremony. Be their honored guest, as theiy introduce many of their livelihood activities, from hulling rice, to carving their machete handles, weaving rattan mat and bags, to building canoe and drying fish, stroll through their village to see traditional fruits and product of the forest, including the fame durian, and rare and expensive perfume vine. Our quiet mooring is adjacent a black water lake. Leave the boat in the evening by canoe, and quietly enter the lakes, using the torchlight to spot nocturnal animals.
Wake up in the early morning optional fishing excursion, joining local fisher folk in the nearby black water lake. The boat then return to Tangkiling for transfer to the airport, for your return to urban jungle of Jakarta.
* Optional off boat excursions extra
Option 1 : Visit Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation
Option 2 : Mungku Baru Village optional activities with local community
-Visiting ladangs, subsistence livelihood crops
Option 3 : Malahoi Longhouse Tour
RUNGAN RIVER ADVENTURE
Tour Package Duration 03 Days / 02 Nights
Enjoy a traditional local meal of grilled fish, and travel by air conditioned coach to your resort hotel, Kalimantan Meeting Centre. Check in and enjoy the swimming pool or the tennis court, have a traditional massage (optional) , an expresso on the terrace or a stroll to the local village through the forest. Evening meal at leisure.
Rivers remain the traditional highways of Kalimantan, as few roads penetrate the jungles. Set off early morning to glimpse hornbills, eagles, kingfishers and perhaps even a proboscis monkey along the forested Rungan River. Travel by fast speedboat to a traditional village and stroll through to see the unique livelihoods of villagers. Choose to have a snack on the floating restaurant. Return to KMC and have your afternoon at leisure.
After your breakfast, the coach will take you to visit the Borneo Orangutan Survival Rehabilitation Education Centre to enjoy the antics of orphaned orangutans. Entry is by donation. Later return to KMC for lunch and departure to the airport at 1pm
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