Kahayan River Dayak Adventure Tours
Central Kalimantan historical Culture and
Rainforest wealth is unique for trekking and expedition
through the connected trails that lead you to mostly virgin forest. You
can stay overnight in the long or Local houses of the Dayak
People. The villages can only be reached by boat cruising the
Kahayan, Katingan and Rungan Rivers. Kalimantan Dayak
cultural treasures that survive deep within the rainforest
jungle of Indonesia ’s largest island. You can discover the
dense jungle and wide terrain of wetlands which kept the
region isolated from all but the adventurous travelers. Along the upper
reaches of the rivers, you can discover the rich Dayak
Culture. Join us for a once-in-a-lifetime exploration of the Kalimantan
Dayak Culture & Longhouse Tour Expeditions are a collection of
exploratories and dream journeys that reflect the particular passions
and favorite places. We created this adventure for those who search a
indigenous Culture and unforgettable experience trip
in Indonesia, however, it is designed for those who are
adventurous in body and spirit.
LONGHOUSE & DAYAK CULTURE
Duration 05 Days / 04 Nights
01: RUNGAN RIVER, TUMBANG MALAHOI (D)
Arrive from Jakarta and embark on an exciting speedboat trip up the
Rungan River to Tumbang Malahoi and its longhouse.
02: TEWAH, BATU BANAMA, KAYAHAN RIVER (BLD)
Spend the morning exploring the village and meeting the people Later
continue by road to Tewah, taking a detour to Batu Banama, the holy
rocky outcrop on the Kahayan River. Stay overnight in Tewah.
03: TUMBANG ANOI, TUMBANG KORIK (BLD)
Continue journey by klotok, or river canoe to Tumbang Anoi. This
historic longhouse was the site of the famous meeting of headhunters
called by the Dutch over 100 years ago. Later travel to Tumbang Korik,
where traditional owners of the longhouse will welcome you to stay.
04: TUMBANG KORIK (BLD)
Remain a full day here, getting to know the village and its
surroundings, and join the villagers in their pastimes.
05: DOWNSTREAM KAHAYAN RIVER, PALANGKARAYA (B)
A full day klotok and speedboat journey back to Palangkaraya along the
Kahayan River.Transport provided to hotel or airport.
|Why not enjoy a
swim, massage and comfortable night in the Rungan Sari Resort before
your return to the urban.
ADVENTURE TREK & JUNGLE CAMPING
Package Duration 05 Days / 04 Nights
01: KATINGAN RIVER, TUMBANG MANGGU (D)
journey along the Katingan to Tumbang Manggu village, to a new
longhouse of traditional construction, built by traditional Dayak
elder, Bp Syaer Sua, whose forebears originated from the ancient,
remote Gagu longhouse, which will become the focal point of our
02: KATINGAN RIVER, GAGU LONGHOUSE (BLD)
trek and canoe your way to the upper reaches of the Katingan River to
discover the isolated longhouse of Gagu, where life and time seemingly
03: SURROUNDING KATINGAN RIVER, LONGHOUSE (BLD)
this unique ancient longhouse and its surroundings. Overnight in the
longhouse and share in the lifestyle and stories of the community.
04: KATINGAN RIVER, JUNGLE CAMP (BLD)
back to Katingan River for your jungle camp overnight.
05: RIAM MANGKIKIT, KASONGAN, PALANGKARAYA (B)
downriver to the rapids of Riam Mangkikit, a holy Kaharingan site, and
continue to Kasongan and return to Palangka Raya by 4 Wheel Drive Jeep