River into Tanjung Puting Jungle
Sekonyer River in to The Tanjung Puting National Park is very well
known of it's nature and wildlife of lowland and swamp forests,
inhabited by orang utans, owa-owa, bekantan and other primates.
bird species exists in the area of Sungaibuluh. Danau Burung (Bird
Lake) is found here - a haven for many thousands of birds.
southern part of Tanjungputing is a coastal area facing the Java Sea.
To the north in the Kumai river, with very beautiful
scenery. Duyung Dugong-dugong live in the water near the mouth
of the river. Groups of rare turtles are found along the coast.
makes a good camping ground in the area of the wildlife reserve. The
surroundings are very pleasant and beautiful.
Sekonyer River in to Tanjung Puting Reserve and National Park,
Interest & Things to do :
Jungle Trek, flora and fauna reserve with wild orangutans, and other
excotic wildlife,as crocodiles,several birds species, and many flower
spieces can be found here.
Flora & Fauna
Tropical Rainforest and Wild life, Orangutans at Tanjung Puting
Starting Point : Pangkalanbun or Palangkaraya, Central
Transport Possibilities :
by car or public bus from Palangkaraya,or by flight to Pangkalanbun
continue by klotok houseboat into the National Park and Reserve.
Ending Point : Pangkalanbun or Palangkaraya, Central
Distance to enry point
Km from Pangkalanbun Airport
: Short Get Through Visit 3 to 5 Days
: Simple Hotels, or Klotok Houseboat
Grade : Usual to challenging