Lokan the Jump off Point for Cross Borneo
Tanjung Lokan is a settlement of dayak people at the foot of
the Muller Mountains. it's up stream the Kapuas River and last village
before starting the Trekking Cross West to East Borneo overland, hiking
the Muller Mountain Jungle.
The Trans Kalimantan Tour, is a trip that lead you to the deepest
clouded rain forest in the heart of Borneo, meet the local traditional
culture of the Dayak tribes, living in their longhouses, along the
river banks, in villages as Tanjung Lokan.
Destination : Tanjung
Lokan & Muller Mountains Kalimantan
& Things to do :
the Tanjung Lokan village at the foot of the Muller mountains in an
quite isolated area.
trek, and exploring the Flora and Fauna which can't be found anywhere
else in the world, as only in the area of the Muller mountains between
the Mahakam River and the Kapuas River.
Mountains are at the upper Mahakam and Kapuas River and is the Border
between Malaysia, and Indonesia, surrounded with virgin rainforest and
Mountains is the Highlight of the Cross East to West or West to East
Borneo trek, it will take a 4 till 7 days trek to cross between the
Mahakam and Kapuas River
visit time for the Muller Mountains is 3 till 4 days.
Kenyah, Dayak Punan, Dayak Iban, Dayak Bahau
& Fauna : Virgin
Tropical Rainforest and Wildlife
Starting Point :
Balikpapan or Pontianak Kalimantan, Indonesia
Transport Possibilities :
bus or chartered car from Balikpapan to Samarinda and by public ferry
or chartered motor canoe cruising up the Mahakam River, or overland to
Kota Bangun and by motorcanoe to Muller Mountains.
Ending Point : Balikpapan
or Pontianak Kalimantan, Indonesia
Distance to enry point : 1400 Km
from Balikpapan or Pontianak Airport
Duration : Short Get
Through Visit 10 to 14 Days
& Hotels :
Simple Hotels, Local Longhouse, jungle camp
Grade : Challenging