Cross East Kalimantan Adventure Tours
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.
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
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.
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.
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
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
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.
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.
19 & 20 : DATA DIAN, LONG AMPUNG, LIDUNG PAYAU, SUNGAI
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.
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.
24: LONG LEBUSAN,MAHAKAM RIVER(BLD)
After breakfast, downstream Boh River to Mahakam River passing rapids,
meals on the way, overnight at local house.
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
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
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.
28: KOTA BANGUN, TENGGARONG, BALIKPAPAN (BLD)
In the morning drive to Tenggarong to visit the former palace of Sultan
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.
29: BALIKPAPAN, DEPARTURE (B)
free at leisure until departure time then transfer to
Sepinggan airport for your flight next destination.