29 Days Cross East Kalimantan Adventure Tour
29 Days / 28 Nights
From the Isolated Krayan Area at Indonesia Borneo Island Kalimantan, cruising down Krayan River to the Bahau River.Trekking to the Apokayan and downstream Mahakam River. Traditional Dayak Tribes, with a wealth of ecological and cultural treasures that survive deep within the rainforest jungle. The area is home to several Dayak ethnic groups from Punan to Krayan and from Kenyah to Kayan and Tunjung to Benuaq. There are many archaeological
sites, diverse flora and fauna, caves, rapids, Longhouses, dense Jungle. Here is where the adventure awaits.
The Cross East Kalimantan Tour Expedition 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.
CROSS EAST BORNEO EXPEDITION
Duration 29 Days / 28 Nights
Day 01 - 03: TARAKAN, LONG BAWAN, LONG LAYU ( BLD)
Meeting service, transfer to airport for the flight to Long Bawan. Upon Arrival at Long Bawan, directly start trekking to the south for two Full days, you will pass primary tropical rain forest. Lots of wildlife, almost never seen, will show up here, plenty of primates including Gibbons and Leaf monkeys, hornbills and a lot more will show up along the way. Upon arrival at Long Layu where the wild adventure awaits. Check in at the Homestay or Local House, afternoon trek through the surrounded forest and village to catch a first glimp of the area.Salt-making is a traditional activity in the Krayan area. The salt is founded in the salt springs and were exchanged for prestige items. Meals provided and overnight at Local House or Homestay.
Day 04: LONG LAYU, TANJUNG PASIR ( LONG RUNGAN) (BLD)
Trek Through the Forest of North Borneo passing irrigated dry rice fields, the rock complex called Honey Rock, which arises about 40 meters high from the forest. The history speaks through the caves and burial sites, on the route we will have a amazing view over the towering trees in this hilly dense forest. Meals enroute and overnight at Local House or Homestay.
Day 05: TANJUNG PASIR (LONG RUNGAN), TANG TAAN (BLD)
Downstream of Tanjung Pasir is a settlement called "Tang Laan" along the Krayan River, Along the way we will pass a rapid and a rock with an impressive human figure carving on it. Meals enroute and overnight at Local House or Homestay.
Day 06 & 11 : TANG TAAN, FOREST TREK, LONG PUJUNGAN (BLD)
Six Full days dense jungle and prime rain forest trekking expedition to Long Pujungan. On the way several villages and Dayak settlements will be passed, diverse wildlife in the tropical forest will be seen and hunt.
Day 12: LONG PUJUNGAN, KETAMAN, LONG JELET (BLD)
By Motorcanoe turn in to a side river of the Bahau River, passing the Dayak Kenyah village Ketaman, to Long Jelet which will be on eof the last settlements before we enter the Apokayan.
Day 13 to Day 18: LONG JELET, DATA DIAN (BLD)
After simple breakfast continue the trip by motor canoe till the end of the River, from where we will continue trekking through primary rain forest and crossing the Mountain ranges which will lead us in to the Apokayan. During the trip we will fish, and exploring the jungle. Meals provided enroute and overnight in jungle camp.
Day 19 & 20 : DATA DIAN, LONG AMPUNG, LIDUNG PAYAU, SUNGAI BARANG (BLD)
On arrival at Long Ampung cruise Kayan River by motor canoe to Lidung Payau. On the way stop at Long Uro to observe Dayak longhouse. Meals and overnight at local house.
Day 21 to 23: SUNGAI BARANG, SUNGAI PAYANG (BLD)
After simple breakfast early in the morning, by motor canoe up river sungai Barang afterwards trekking through the rainforest of the Apokayan to the Boh River. All meals provided, overnight at base camp in the forest.
Day 24: LONG LEBUSAN,MAHAKAM RIVER(BLD)
After breakfast, downstream Boh River to Mahakam River passing rapids, meals on the way, overnight at local house.
Day 25: MAHAKAM RIVER, LONG BAGUN (BLD)
After simple breakfast by Longboat downstream Mahakam River passing rapids. On the way you will see fascinating rocks, mountain and prime forest along of the river. Meals provided enroute and overnight at Local house.
Day 26: LONG BAGUN, TERING, BARONG TONGKOK (BLD)
In the morning by boat downstream Mahakam River to Tering, Arrival at Tering direct transfer by car to Barong Tongkok. Overnight at Losmen.
Day 27: BARONG TONGKOK, EHENG LONG HOUSE, MELAK, DOWNSTREAM (BLD)
Early in the morning drive and visit Eheng Long house, afternoon proceed to Melak and take Long Boat downstream to Kota Bangun. Overnight at Losmen.
Day 28: KOTA BANGUN, TENGGARONG, BALIKPAPAN (BLD)
In the morning drive to Tenggarong to visit the former palace of Sultan Kutai Kertanegara. Where you will see the Sultan's impressive collection of heirlooms, ceramics, Dayak's art and culture items. Afterwards continue drive to Balikpapan. Overnight at hotel.
Day 29: BALIKPAPAN, DEPARTURE (B)
Breakfast, free at leisure until departure time then transfer to Sepinggan airport for your flight next destination.
full on board as itinerary
Trip Includes :
All Transport to the places as mentioned in the itinerary
All Meals during program ( BLD ) and Drinks ( Aqua,Tea & Coffee )
Accommodations as mentioned in itinerary
English speaking Guide
Entrance fees or donations, reports, etc during the trip
Trip Exclude :
Soft & Alcoholic drinks
Air fares & Airport Tax
Insurance and or Healthy Care expenses
Everything which is not mentioned in the program