Cross Borneo Adventure Tour
Cross East to West Borneo,
from Kalimantan 's coast featured
mangroves swamps, and low-land rain forest, to the inland belt
hills and alluvial plains, which marks the start to the deep jungle.
dipterocarpus trees, valuable ebony and iron wood trees are scattered
throughout when reaching the Muller Mountains. This Cross Borneo Tour,
is an adevntures expedition, through the Heart of Borneo, and let you
meet with the wildlife of Borneo, along with the endemic
proboscis monkeys, and other forest
denizens, including clouded leopard, leaf monkey, macaque, pangolin
anteater, tiny tarsier, lizards, crocodiles, pythons and more then 600
bird spieces as the most famous Sun Birds, pheasants, Kakatua, and
Hornbills can be seen. Also the last Fresh Water Dolphins, Cascade from
Kalimantans Mahakam River big lakes. The Cross Borneo expedition trip
lead you to an unhabitat Virgin cloud forest of the
Mountains to the West Kalimantan, Kapuas River at the other end of
Indonesian Borneo Island.
Cross Borneo Tour need some patient, as you will cruise upstream the
Mahakam river for almost 900km, crossing the rapids, into the deep
heart of Borneo, it will bring you not only an adventure experience but
will have a
cultural experience, by staying in the most remote Dayak
Villages, in their longhouses, in the
hinterland of Kalimantan. These
indigenous Dayak settlements along the Rivers of Kalimantan is
the ideal way to learn the incredible culture and the traditions, of
medicines, nature and animism beliefs, you will catch the heavy
tattoos, while we are be warmly
welcomed guests in their traditional longhouses of the former
headhunters, now living from hunting their meals in the rain forest.
Cross Borneo Expedition is a collection of exploratories and Borneo
dream destination journeys that reflect the particular passions and
favorite places. We created the Cross Borneo adventure trips for those
are advetures and search a indigenous Dayak Culture in the deep heart
of Borneo 's dense jungle with it's
exotic flora and fauna.
Cross Borneo travelers will have
an unforgettable experience trip in Indonesia,
however, it is designed for those who are adventurous in body
BORNEO EXPEDITION TOUR ( over land
Cross Borneo Trips in 2013
31 May - 16 June 2013
25 June - 11 July 2013
17 July - 02 August 2013
10 August - 26 August 2013
06 September - 22 September 2013
Tour Package Duration 17 Days / 16 Nights
BALIKPAPAN, SAMARINDA (LD)
Arrival at Balikpapan airport, meeting service and transfer by car to
Samarinda and check in at hotel for dinner and overnight.
02 to Day 04: SAMARINDA, MAHAKAM RIVER (BLD)
After breakfast transfer to harbor for boarding boat to cruise up
Mahakam River. Meals and overnight on boat.
05: LONG BAGUN, RAPIDS, TIONG OHANG (BLD)
After simple breakfast full day adventure trip by long boat through
amazing rapids between the high rocks. Meals provided enroute and
overnight at long house.
06 until Day 13: TIONG OHANG, UP RIVER, TREK (BLD)
After simple breakfast continue the trip by motor canoe till the end of
the Mahakam River, from where we will continue trekking approximately 3
- 5 hours a day through primary rain forest and crossing the Muller
Mountain. During the trip we will fish, and exploring the jungle. Meals
provided enroute and overnight in jungle camp.
14: TANJUNG LOKAN, PUTUSIBAU (BLD)
In the morning after breakfast, full day trip downstream on Bongan
River by long boat to Putusibau. Enroute you will pass rapids. Meals
provide enroute & overnight at Long House.
15 to Day 16: PUTUSIBAU, SINTANG, PONTIANAK (BLD)
In the morning sightseeing in town, afterwards by bus drive to Sintang
for overnight, the next day continue the trip by bus to Pontianak, the
capital of West Kalimantan. Meal provided & overnight at hotel.
17: PONTIANAK, DEPARTURE (B)
at leisure until departure time of next flight for your next