Tour #1 - 21st to 30th November 2014

Tour #2 - 7th to 16th March 2015

EXPEDITION COSTS - $3,100 ex Jakarta **plus a minimum $1,000 fundraising component.
** Fundraising component must be completed 10 days prior to departure.

Day 1 –  Arrive Jakarta
We will meet at the airport and provide your hotel transfer. Overnight at FM7 in Jakarta where we have tour briefing.

Day 2 –Jakarta to Balikpapan (East Borneo)
Early morning fight to Balikpapan in east Borneo (Kalimantan) and drive to Samboja Lodge Hotel which has been set up and run by BOSF. Afternoon viewing at orangutan islands and sun bears enclosure. Overnight at Lodge ( B,L,D)

Day 3 – Sun Bear Sanctuary - Balikpapan
This morning we depart from Samboja Lodge and head to Kawasan Wisata Bear Sanctaury just outside Balikpapan and full day visit to Bear sanctuary, return to Balikpapan city and overnight hotel. (B,L,D)

Day 4 – Balikpapan – Bandar Lampung
Early flight out of Balikpapan to Jakarta and onto Banda Lampung in Sumatra. We then travel to Eco lodge for an afternoon visit to the elephants and our overnight stay and evening walk looking for Slow Loris. Overnight lodge (B,D)

Day 5 – Way Kambas National Park (Lampung)Day full day viewing at Rhino Sanctuary. Late afternoon river cruise. Overnight at the Eco Lodge. (B,L,D).

Day 6 – Bandar Lampung – Jakarta (Java)
Very early start back to Lampung airport and our flight back to Jakarta. We travel travel to Bodogol the location fo the Javan (Silvery) Gibbon Centre & overnight at local accommodation (B,L)

Day 7 - Gibbon Centre and Jakarta
This morning we return for a final viewing and talk at the Gibbon centre before our return to Jakarta (B,L).

Day 8 - Jakarta- Pangkalan Bun
Early flight out of Jakarta to Pangkalan Bun. On arrival we will be taken to Kumai harbour where we will board our klotoks (river boats) and head out into the National park. Late afternoon we shall proboscis monkeys Overnight stay on the boats (B,L,D)

Day 9 - Tanjung Puting National Park – Pangkalan Bun
Early start and head up river to Pondok Tanggui Feeding station #1. Then we travel further up river to the famous Camp Leakey for afternoon feeding. Afterwards we travel back to Kuami harbour while stoppong to have dinner alongside the fireflies and watch the proboscis monkeys. Overnight at the Swiss Beliin Hotel (B,L)

Day 10 - Pangkalan Bun – Jakarta
Early morning city tour of Pangkalan Bun before flying out to Jakarta. Jakarta and departure for home via late night flight (B)

Note: We can assist with extra accommodation or a trip extension if required from this date.

  • All domestic airfares
  • Wildlife Asia guides
  • Accommodation in all hotels (twin share - single supplement available)
  • Accommodation on board our river boats
  • All meals as noted (B.L.D)
  • All park fees including personal camera fee
  • All transfers
  • Local Guides and rangers through national parks
  • Wildlife Asia T-shirt
  • Ranger and local guide fees, boat mooring fees
  • Domestic  departure taxes
  • International Airfares (Jakarta preferred)
  • Tourist Visa on arrival US$25
  • Departure Tax 150,000 rupiah ($18)
  • Travel Insurance

Please click on the Book Now button below to make a booking. You will be forwarded more information about what to bring etc soon after.

Garry Sundin, Orangutan Odysseys, 0418 119 769 –
Clare Campbell, Wildlife Asia.