Borneo Pygmy Elephant Tour
Borneo Pygmy Elephant can be found at the Nort Eastern Part of
Kalimantan Island in Indonesia. Pygmy
elephants are living in Asia and Africa, while those differs, The
Borneo Pygmy Elephant is
inhabiting the Tropical Rainforest of North Borneo ( including Sabah ),
it was long know as the Asian Elephant.
a intriguing history of Sultan Kingdoms and traditional Dayak
Tribes, with a wealth of ecological and cultural treasures that survive
deep within the rainforest jungle of Indonesia ’s largest
island. With its legacy of Chinese, Malay, Hindu, Muslim, and Dutch
influences, we discover a virtual mosaic of traditions flourishing in
the bustling seaports and riverside cities of Borneo.
Kalimantan ’s dense jungle and wide terrain of wetlands have
traditionally kept the region isolated from all but the adventurous
travelers, and along the upper reaches of the rivers, you can
discover the rich diversity of Kalimantan 's flora and fauna in the
wildlife Pygmy Elephant at Sebuku Sembakung Expeditions 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.
PYGMY ELEPHANT TREK EXPEDITION
Tour Duration 07 Days / 06
Day 01 : BALIKPAPAN,
arrival at Balikpapan,
meeting service, transfer to check in for flight to Tarakan, upon
arrival at Tarakan, transfer to Hotel for dinner and overnight.
02 : TARAKAN, MALINAU,
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 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 Balatikon
Village, and continue by motor-canoe upstream Agiston River into the
deep dense Jungle of Kalimantan, late afternoon, preperation of our
Jungle camp at the River Bank, dinner and overnight.
03-05: JUNGLE TREK
Breakfast, we start
our Jungle Journey by trekking the Forest searching for the
Borneo Pygmy Elephant, foot prints which can lead us to the
nearby group of these Pygmy Elephants, when lucky you can spot the wild
rare species of Elephants in their natural habitat at Borneo Island.
During the Treks, we will cross Rivers, and hilly Jungle mountain
area's, do Hunt and fishing, Meals, prepaired, overnight at Jungle
Camp. Flora and fauna is diverse at Sembakung from Mangove
and swamp forest, to lime-stone and cloude forest, and possibilities to
see lost of wildlife from orangutans, clouded leopards, proboscis
longnose monkeys to tarsier.
06: BALATIKON, MALINAU
Breakfast, By Car to
Malinau, for overnight at Guesthouse, Lunch on the way, Dinner at Local
07 : MALINAU, TARAKAN, BALIKPAPAN (BL)
breakfast by speedboat to Tarakan, from where we catch our Flight to
Balikpapan where you can connect your flight to your next destination.