Heart of Borneo Jungle
of Borneo expedition lead you to untouched cloud rain forest
Mentarang Park and is one of the most Isolated regions of
North Kalimantan, as be a part of The Hearth
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
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
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.
traditional Dayak Tribes of the area are the Dayak
Punan, Dayak Sa'baan and Lun Dayeh.
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
Heart of Borneo Tour Expedition is a collection of
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
BORNEO JUNGLE TREK EXPEDITION
Duration 15 Days / 14
01 : BALIKPAPAN, TARAKAN (D)
arrival at Balikpapan, meeting service, transfer to check in for
to Tarakan, upon arrival at Tarakan, transfer to Hotel for dinner
Day 02: TARAKAN, PULAU
then we drive to the harbor to board the speedboat for our
Malinau (3 hours), on the way you can when lucky
you can see
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
03: PULAU SAPI, LONG BERANG, JUNGLE TREK (BLD)
04 & 05: LONG BERANG, JUNGLE TREK, NANGSARANG (BLD)
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.
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.
06 - 12: NANGSARANG, JUNGLE TREK, WAYAGUNG (BLD)
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.
13-14: WAYAGUNG, LONG BAWAN (BLD)
in the Jungle Highlands of the Heart of Borneo, which will lead
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.
15: LONG BAWAN, TARAKAN, BALIKPAPAN (BL)
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.