A 8 DAY ADVENTURE
Guided forest treks
Explore the beautiful rivers and pristine environment and learn about medicinal herbs and plants.Stay with Dayak people in a homestay and learn their traditional ways of life, fishing and weaving.
“We are taken by Dayak forest guides to waterfalls, trekking in between huge trees -This is primary forest, an ancient place! Relax in a hammock by the river.“
This incredible place in the North of Borneo allows for a genuine cultural exchange with the local Dayak people.
Stay in a homestay accommodation and take part in a special excursion to the forest during a 2 night stay in the Jungle camp!
THE PEOPLE FROM SETULANG VILLAGE ARE ONE OF THE FRIENDLIEST PEOPLE I HAVE MET SO FAR.
DAY ONE : Meet in Tarakan and stay overnight
DAY TWO : Catch the 9 am boat to Malinau arrive at 12 noon.
Lunch in Malinau then boat to Setulang ( 2 hours ) or car ( 1 hour ).
Village welcome dance performance in the longhouse. Homestay for the night.
DAY THREE : Breakfast followed by Village tour by senior leaders in the village. Then visit the farms with the farmers and learn about what they grow, come back for lunch and cooking lesson at 12 noon.
Rest in the afternoon and visit to the river for swim with the local kids at 4 – 5 pm.
Evening program including History of Setulang , Long Saan and Omah Long tribe followed by story telling including folk tales
by elders in the longhouse or in peoples homes. Then listen to traditional music performance and Sape lessons.
DAY FOUR :
Breakfast and then visit to the school in the morning at 9 am – 11 am. Read stories and deliver books to the kids, kids will put on a Dayak cultural performance. Lunch then walk or take boat to Tana Olen depending on the river.
Walk to the waterfall, relax, fishing with the Dayaks, dinner at the jungle camp. Sleep overnight at Jungle camp.
DAY FIVE. :
Day at Tana Olen, including walk to the old growth, tall meranti trees ( approx 30 minute tough walk). Relax and enjoy the beautiful forest. Dinner and sleeping at the Jungle camp.
DAY SIX :
Relaxing morning in the beautiful rainforest, incl lunch, head back to Setulang arriving around 3 pm.
Dinner in the Village and visit the weavers, mandau maker, and shopping in the village for Dayak products to support the community if required. Overnight at Homestay.
DAY SEVEN :
After early breakfast we go by boat to Punan village to visit another Dayak tribe and cruise up the Malinau river and visit a waterfall and have a picnic lunch, returning about 6 pm.
DAY EIGHT :
Catch the morning flight back to Tarakan and return to Bali or Jakarta that day, arriving about 7 pm the same day.
PS. This tour will be flexible
Transport during the tour incl boat to the Jungle Camp
Boat from Tarakan to Malinau
Car from Malinau to Setulang village and return
1 night in Hotel in Tarakan
4 night stay at family house – homestay
2 night stay at tana olen original forest jungle camp
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