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Kalimantan giant rivers, Mahakam River, Barito River, Kapuas River,Kahayan River,Sekonyer River,Kayan River,Katingan River,Belayan River. montane and lowland rainforest, wildlife habitat. hard wooden tree species Borneo, climbing rattan palms, vines, orchids, ferns, and pitcher plants.The wildlife diverse, animal sounds, monkeys, gibbons, wild ox, wild cats, flying lemur, martins, weasels, fresh water dolphins, orang utans, sun bear, leopard, snakes, hornbill birds, parrots, parakeets, and crested fireback pheasants.many kinds of beautiful butterflies meta llic beetles, poisonous polypods, brightly colored millipedes, giant walking sticks, population of Kalimantan is diverse, cause of the booming oil, coal, gold industry, many Indonesians came to Kalimantan searching for work in the last two decades. The native Dayak people live deeper inland along the river banks throughout the interior of Borneo,each Dayak tribe about 200 Dayak tribes have dialect and culture, thriving as hunters and gatherers. Indonesians Dayaks headhunting animist customs. nature, Due airstrips and boat connections the Dayak territory is still some of the most inaccessible on earth. Headhunting doesn t exist in Kalimantan anymore, jungle nature. anthropology Dayaks tribes, Austronesian migration from Asia, South East Asian Archipelago some. The Dayaks Bakumpai, Dayak Bukit of South Kalimantan, The Ngajus, and Baritos of Central Kalimantan, Benuaqs,Kayan and Kenyah of East Kalimantan, and the Ibans of West Kalimantan and Malay Borneo, Other populations are the nomadic Punan, which are live nowadays along the Border between Kalimantan and Sabah Sarawak. Borneo Ilanun, Melanau, Kutai Islamized Dayaks, native to Borneo, cultural influences of the Javanese Majapahit Kingdoms and Islamic Malay Sultanates, South East Asian history. Dayak agriculture rice cultivation. Agricultural Land hill rice farming, ladang (garden), and hutan (forest). Dayaks organised, religion is Kaharingan a form of animism, Hinduism in Indonesia. The practice of Kaharingan spirit ascends to a mountain where the spirits of past ancestors of the tribe reside. Dayak social organisation Longhouse. hardwood posts river bank. longhouse 200 doors is equivalent to a settlement, Banjars and local Malays. Kutai National Park is a lowland forest area with a number of principal vegetation types, including coastal/mangrove forest, freshwater swamp forest, kerangas forest, lowland flooding forest, ulin/meranti/kapur forest, and mixed Dipterocarpaceae forest. This Park is also part of the largest relatively pristine ulin forest in Indonesia. plants grow in this Park mangrove (Bruguiera sp.), cemara laut (Casuarina equisetifolia), simpur (Dillenia sp.), meranti (Shorea sp.), benuang (Octomeles sumatrana), ulin (Eusideroxylon zwageri), kapur (Dryobalanops sp.), species of rafflesia, various orchid species. An ulin tree in Sangkimah, Indonesia As well as a variety of plants, this Park also has a high animal diversity. Primate groups like orangutan (Pongo satyrus), Mueller's Bornean grey gibbon (Hylobates muelleri), proboscis monkey (Nasalis larvatus), long-tailed macaque (Macaca fascicularis fascicularis), maroon leaf monkey (Presbytis rubicunda rubicunda), white-fronted leaf monkey (P. frontata frontata), pig-tailed macaque (Macaca nemestrina nemestrina), and slow loris (Nycticebus coucang borneanus) can be found in Teluk Kaba, Prevab-Mentoko and Sangkimah. Ungulate groups like banteng (Bos javanicus lowi), sambar deer (Cervus unicolor brokei), barking deer (Muntiacus muntjak pleiharicus), and lesser Malay mouse deer (Tragulus javanicus klossi) can be found throughout the Park area.Carnivore groups such as sun bear (Helarctos malayanus euryspilus) and flat-headed cat (Pardofelis planiceps) can be found in Teluk Kaba, Prevab-Mentoko and along the Bontang-Sangatta road.Teluk Kaba in Kutai National Park is the location of the nation's third orangutan rehabilitation centre.Kaba Bay and Muara Sangkimah: marine tourism and observing animals, especially orangutans, proboscis monkeys, sambar deer, lesser mouse deer, sun bears, and birds.Lombok Bay and Muara Sungai Sangatta: marine tours and observation of original mangrove forest.Prevab-Mentoko: research; watching animals such as sun bears, orangutans, lesser mouse deer , and wild pigs.Kayan Mentarang National Park covers an area of 1,600,000 ha and is located in the far interior of East Kalimantan province. The park comprises the largest remaining block of rainforest in Borneo and as such forms a very important refuge for numerous species, including many species that are endemic to the Bornean mountain bioregion. About half of the reserve consists of species-rich dipterocarp lowland and hill forest while mountain forest ranges up to Kayan Mentarang's highest mountain park elevation Dayak Punan people Wildlife hunting WWF eco-tourist Long Alango, Long Pujungan, wildlife. Access Kayan Mentarang National Park remote flights Samarinda-Long Ampung, Tarakan-Long Bawan, riverboats Tarakan-Tanjung Selor-Long Pujungan route. Samarinda or Malinau to Long Ampung. Data Dian fuel is extraordinary expensive. MAF (Mission Aviation Fellowship) flights, MAF require advanced booking (minimum 1 month before departing date),and both airlines reserve the authority to prioritize seats for local citizens from around the Park accommodation, settlements park. Kersik Luway Nature Reserve nature Melak and Barong Tongkok, Black Orchid (Coelogyne pandurata) blossoms reserve. orchid species also grow in this forest. The reserve is located 170 kilometers from Samarinda and can be reached in 32 hours by boat. Other tourist spots in this regions include Jentur Gemuruh waterfall and Kersik Kerbangan, a forest known for is wild orchids. Visitors usually stay at Sekolag Darat village.Pepas Eheng village belongs to the Barong Tongkok district, 209 kilometers from Samarinda . Plait work, rattan furniture and Tunjung Dayak statues are made here. The village can be reached from Melak in one hour by car.Muara Oahu is a district town at the meeting point of the Kedang Pahu and Lawa river, in the Mahakam hinterland. Twenty-eight villages, with a total population a bout 11,000 are found in this area.The cultural heritage of the Dayak people is very much evident at Tolan village. There are two traditional houses and a graveyard which are worth seeing. The people here live from panning for gold, looking for bird's nests and tilling the dry fields.Tanjung Puting & Camp Leakey,Tanjung Puting National Park has several ecosystem types: lowland tropical rain forest, dryland forest, freshwater swamp forest, mangrove forest, coastal forest, and secondary forest.The Park is dominated by lowland forest plants like jelutung (Dyera costulata), ramin (Gonystylus bancanus), meranti (Shorea sp.), keruing (Dipterocarpus sp.), and rattans.Endangered and protected species of animal inhabiting the Park include the orangutan (Pongo satyrus), proboscis monkey (Nasalis larvatus), maroon leaf monkey (Presbytis rubicunda rubida), sun bear (Helarctos malayanus euryspilus), lesser Malay mouse deer (Tragulus javanicus klossii), clouded leopard (Neofelis nebulosa), and leopard cat (Prionailurus bengalensis borneoensis). This Park was the first place in Indonesia to become a rehabilitation centre for orangutans. There are now three orangutan rehabilitation locations, Tanjung Harapan, Pondok Tanggui, and Camp Leakey.The orangutan of Kalimantan.Tanjung Harapan: this is the first station in the orangutan rehabilitation process. forest and swamp forest, it has a guesthouse, an information centre, and trails. Pondok Tanggui orangutans that have passed the semi-wild phase are moved to Pondok Tanggui. There, they are closely monitored from a distance, and human contact is avoided.Camp Leakey: founded in 1971 in the middle of primary forest, this is the location for semi-wild and wild orangutans, and for younger orangutans from birth until three years of age. Natai Lengkuas bekantan research station, watching animals along the river. Buluh River and Danau Burung watching birds, Jakarta-Semarang-Pangkalan Bun by plane, or from Semarang to Pangkalan Bun by ship.Tangiling Reserve, is an Option to Find good wild life and orangutan. Danau Sentarum National Park (DSNP),is located in a remote area of West Kalimantan, Indonesia, and situated close to the Malaysian border of Sarawak, Pontianak. DSNP is an area of interconnected seasonal lakes and seasonally flooded tropical forests with the water catchment consisting of lowland tropical forest in the hills and flooded forest in the low-lying areas. A patchwork of various forest developmental stages characterizes the former and is a result of commercial logging, swidden cultivation, and smallholdings of rubber and pepper.The Sungai Sedik territory was occasionally hunted by members of at least five other longhouse communities and residents of Lanjak.Gunung Palung National Park Nature Reserve is a 100,000 ha (241,700 acres) park located on the southwestern coast of Borneo. It is rich in rain forest habitats and plant and animal biodiversity. It has coastal mangrove forest and fresh and brackish water swamp forest, lowland peat swamp forest, various types of lowland forest, submontane and montane forest. The orangutan Gunung Palung and the surrounding areas harbor what is thought to be one of the most dense and viable remaining orangutan populations in Kalimantan, and therefore, the world. funded in part by The Orangutan Conservancy, gives an estimate of 2500 individual orangutans population in Borneo.The Orangutan Conservancy Gunung Palung National Park, lBorneo. protect the forest wild orangutan. 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Explore the Heart of Borneo Jungle

The Heart of Borneo expedition lead you to untouched cloud rain forest of Kayan Mentarang Park and is one of the most Isolated regions of North Kalimantan, as be a part of  The Hearth of Indonesia Borneo. This Tour Expedition brings you in an unhabitat area, covered with totaly virgin dense jungle, passing rivers and rapids, will make it an tremendous adventure which will end up in the isolated vilages of Traditional Dayak Tribes in the Highlands of Kayan Mentarang. The wealth of ecological and cultural treasures that survive deep within the Heart of Borneo rain forest jungle, we will explore day after day during our jungle treks. The area covers the upper course of the Sesayap and Mentarang River which lead you after a long trekking through the highlands and clouded rain forest to the Krayan Area near the Malaysian Border of Sabah. The flora in it’s vicinity of Kayan Mentarang Nature Reserve as a protected Cloud Rain Forest area of about 1.600.000 hectares are more then thousand years old. However, there are more attractions then dense jungle only at the highland plateau between 900 and 1,700 meters above sea level. The valleys, and flowers, including the black orchid, and rhododendrons species in the dense forest, not to forget the caves and stone shaped burial sides.
The traditional Dayak Tribes of the area are the Dayak Punan, Dayak Sa'baan and Lun Dayeh.
From the Highlands of this Kalimantan part, with it's cloud rain forest you will have a amazing view through the trees which are all around and will give you a feeling of natural freedom when you over-see the valuable forest of Borneo. 

The Heart of Borneo Tour Expedition is 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.

HEART of BORNEO JUNGLE TREK EXPEDITION
Tour Duration 15 Days / 14 Nights
 

 Day 01 : BALIKPAPAN, TARAKAN (D)
 Upon arrival at Balikpapan, meeting service, transfer to check in for  flight to Tarakan, upon arrival at Tarakan, transfer to Hotel for dinner  and overnight.

 Day 02: TARAKAN, PULAU SAPI (BLD)
 Breakfast, then we drive to the harbor to board the speedboat for our  trip to Malinau (3 hours), on the way you can when lucky you can see



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the fresh water dolphins and Long nose Monkeys along the delta of Sesayap River. Upon arrival at Malinau, we will continue our trip by car to Pulau Sapi for about 3 hours, Lunch on the way, dinner and overnight at guesthouse.

Day 03: PULAU SAPI, LONG BERANG, JUNGLE TREK (BLD)
After simple breakfast, we proceed to the harbor, for boarding a Longboat to continue our journey into the deep Jungle of Borneo, a 5 to 6 hours cruise upsteam to Mentarang River, on the way passing the rapids, and the Jungle will appear along the river banks, overnight at homestay in Long Berang village.

Day 04 & 05: LONG BERANG, JUNGLE TREK, NANGSARANG (BLD)
After breakfast, today we start our trek, a two days full day jungle trek from Long Berang to Nangsarang, as the next village in the middle of most remote Borneo Island. During our jungle trek we can enjoy the untouched nature, from wild animals, and the beauty of the flora, which is surrounding us, and bring us a step closer to the extreme jungle adventure ahead, as a test-case to stand the survival rain forest. Overnight at Jungle Camp, Meals will be prepaired on the way.
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Day 06 - 12: NANGSARANG, JUNGLE TREK, WAYAGUNG (BLD)
Simple Breakfast, before we continue the expedition trekking through the thousand year old forest of Borneo, trekking the amazing Highlands clouded Rain forest, crossing rivers, deep valleys, and trekking the mountains as a routine daily activity, no footprints of humans can be found here, during these days we are totaly at our own in the deepest and last undiscovered jungle of Borneo. Meals will be prepaired on the way, Overnights at Prepaired Jungle Camps.

Day 13-14: WAYAGUNG, LONG BAWAN (BLD)
Arrived in the Jungle Highlands of the Heart of Borneo, which will lead

us from the unbeaten trekking trail to the airstrip of Long Bawan village, and reach the outer civilisation area near the border with Malaysian Sabah, an isolated Highland platau about 2000 meters above sea level. The Long Bawan area with the villages around is habitat to about 200 families of the Dayak Lundayeh who live from dry rice field plantation and hunting. Overnight at Guesthouse at Long Bawan.

Day 15: LONG BAWAN, TARAKAN, BALIKPAPAN (BL)
After Breakfast, free at leisure till departure time by small plane return to the coastal line city Tarakan or Nunukan from where we will fly to Balikpapan, where you can connect to your next destinantion.


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