Eheng Dayak Longhouse Tours
Ombau Asa is near Melak Town as the last city along
the Mahakam River before the adventure begins. Here souvernirs, and
other stuff could be bought, as the connection place between the
Hinterland and the Coastal City Samarinda.
Tour Destination :
Ombau Asa, East Kalimantan province, Indonesia
& Things to do :
Dayak Culture and Jungle Trek
recommended visit time is 1 or 2 days
Dayak Tunjung and Dayak Bahau are the major tribes,Ombau Asa at West
The area along Ombau Asa is filled with Rubber plantations, and lowland
a Traditional longhouse with 35 Dayak Tunjung families can be found at
Eheng village about 15 km from Ombau Asa.
Black and other wild orchids at Kersik Luwai Reserve about 25 km from
Ombau Asa waterfall is along the way to Eheng.
Tering Lama is the place where Dayak Bahau and Hudoq ceremonies can be
found, it's about 20 km from Ombau Asa.
Melak and Tering villages are jump off points to the hinterland of the
Mahakam river if public ferries can't cruise further up the Mahakam
Jungle Trek can be done between villages