Central Borneo is rich of cultural, traditional, and unique tribe in the world. Dayak is the name of tribe in Central Borneo. Native Dayak people have strong connection among nature, animal and spirits. Meeting local people in a village which has education project, visiting Orangutans and trekking in a peat swamps jungle that you never feel the same before in another countries!
Hornbill, Orangutan and proboscis monkey are the icon of Central Borneo.
We would like you to join with us in Dayak Cultural and Orang Utan tour and the time are flexible. This tour supports small local business in Palangkaraya the capital city of Central Borneo. Small local business as follows:
Spirit of Hornbill Dance Academy in Palangkaraya
Education project “Ransel Buku”
Orangutan local project “Borneo Orangutan Survival”
The group will be picked up at Tjilik Riwut airport and go to the hotel to check in. next, go for lunch in Traditional food restaurant. Next, the group will visit Museum Balanga to see about Dayak Cultural and Ethnography. Then, visit to Ransel Buku program in Petuk Katimpun village which is this program bring local children to love books,environment, culture, etc (we would like to suggest you to donate some education book or story books, stationary,etc to this program). Back to Palangkaraya for seeing souvenir shop and dinner.
In the morning after breakfast, we visit the Pre-Release Orangutan to see Orangutan conservation with small motorboat. We then visit local project “BOSF (Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation)” to watch some video about the impact of deforestation for Orangutans. Lunch and Back to Palangkaraya. Then, visit traditional Dayak Dance.
We go to Sebangau National Park for Jungle trekking in peat swamps. We can see the beautiful view from black lake, vegetation, wildlife (can’t be guaranteed). PS. lunch box is provided by us.
Then, back to Palangkaraya and dinner.
Take to the airport. End of tour
Includes: entrance the locations, Meals and alcoholic drinks, Hotel/guesthouse, car rental, Motorboat, special dance performance, and guide fee.
Excludes: personal expenses, flight tickets, and Tipping guide.