4.3
5 reviews
Kalimantan Adventure - Explore!
16 days

Kalimantan Adventure

Start and end in Jakarta
Tour Operator:
Explore!
Max group size:
16
Age range:
14 to 85
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
124677
From
US $4,020
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Highlights

  • Cruise through jungles on a traditional wooden houseboat
  • Keep an eye out for orangutans and Probosci's monkeys
  • Share lunch in a Dayak village and watch daily life
  • Float on a bamboo raft down the Amandit River
  • Walk past farms and villages and swim by a waterfall

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Itinerary

Start and end in Jakarta! With the Discovery tour Kalimantan Adventure, you have a 16 days tour package taking you through Jakarta, Indonesia and 4 other destinations in Indonesia. Kalimantan Adventure includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 15: Fly to Jakarta
    Start point FM 7 Hotel Jakarta, Hotel reception, Jl. Perancis No.67, Benda, Kota Tangerang, Banten 15125, Indonesia 18:00
  2. Day 2: Fly to Pangkalanbun, river cruise through Tanjung Puting National Park
  3. Day 3: Second day cruising along the river watching Orang-utan feedings and visiting Camp Leakey Research Centre
  4. Day 9: Morning drive to Banjarmasin. Float along the canals
  5. Day 4: Cruise back to Kumai, flight to Palangkaraya
  6. Day 5: Share lunch with a Dayak tribe and cruise along the Kahayan River
  7. Day 6: Drive to Banjabaru , afternoon visit to a diamond mine and workshop
  8. Day 7: Drive to Loksado. Afternoon cruise to a buffalo swamp
  9. Day 8: In Loksado. Walk in the surrounding countryside and bamboo rafting on the Amandit River
  10. Day 1: Join trip in Jakarta
  11. Day 10: Visit Loh Baitan floating market, afternoon flight to Berau
  12. Day 11: Speedboat through the mangroves out into the ocean to Maratua Island
  13. Day 12: Free day on Maratua Island, relax on the beach and visit a jellyfish lake
  14. Day 13: Free day on Maratua Island, optional snorkelling and visit to see nesting turtles
  15. Day 14: Free morning, speedboat to Berau
  16. Day 16: Trip ends in Jakarta
    End point FM 7 Hotel Jakarta, Hotel reception, Jl. Perancis No.67, Benda, Kota Tangerang, Banten 15125, Indonesia 09:00
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
Guesthouse
Houseboat

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.3
  • Itinerary
    Good
    3.8
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Transport
    Good
    4.0
  • Accommodation
    Good
    4.0
  • Food
    Good
    4.0
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  • A
    · December 23, 2019
    The trip notes additional information was not accurate regarding prices. As this trip has not run very often it is understandable but needs altering before the next trip. Costing - beer ranged from £6 - £9 per bottle. Hiring of snorkelling gear on the... Show more
    Explore! commented on this review
    Thanks for your feedback. Glad you enjoyed the trip!
    Trip date: August 2019
    Review collected by Explore!
  • M
    · October 07, 2019
    Excellent tour with much diversity. Anton is a fantastic guide.
    Explore! commented on this review
    Thanks for your feedback!
    Trip date: August 2019
  • C
    · September 09, 2019
    Fantastic tour with variety of wildlife and meeting locals. Highlights included snorkelling with stingless jellyfish, meeting locals, seeing how people live in various places, lots of boat trips and of course the orangutans. Take your own snorkelling... Show more
    Explore! commented on this review
    Thanks for your review. Kalimantan is quite the adventure!
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    Trip date: August 2019
  • S
    · September 05, 2019
    Tour notes are inaccurate and it was billed as a wildlife tour, and yes there was some wildlife at the beginning, seeing the orangutan and at the end with the marine life but in between that wildlife was virtually non existent. We spent a lot of time on... Show more
    Explore! commented on this review
    Thanks for your feedback.
    Trip date: August 2019
  • S
    · August 31, 2019
    It's a rare chance to really get off the tourist map (apart from the first 2 days on the river with the orangutans). We went 6 days without seeing one other foreign tourist. The downside is that the tourist infrastructure (hotels, transport, food... Show more
    Explore! commented on this review
    Thanks for your review. I was in Kalimantan in 1996 and sounds like nothing has changed! What an adventure it was! One of my greatest experiences was seeing the orangutans
    Trip date: August 2019
  • A
    · May 17, 2019
    A good new trip but too much driving time.
    Explore! commented on this review
    Thanks for your review. Hope to travel with you in the future.
    Trip date: August 2018
    Review collected by Explore!

Dates & Availability

16 days
Kalimantan Adventure
From Jakarta to Jakarta
No credit card fees
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    Vaccines

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Indonesia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Indonesia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for Indonesia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Indonesia. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Indonesia and Indonesia. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Indonesia. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Indonesia. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Japanese B encephalitis - Recommended for Indonesia. Ideally 1 month before travel.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before October 17th, 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after October 17th, 2020, a minimum payment of 30% is required to confirm your booking with Explore!. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 65 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Explore! will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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