LONG BAGUN JUNGLE TREK
7 DAYS 6 NIGHTS
Code: RBK. 009
DAY 1 : BALIKPAPAN - LOAJANAN - MAHAKAM RIVER (LD)
Upon arrival at Sepinggan Airport of Balikpapan, our guide will meet you and direct transfer to Loajanan about 2,5 hours and board a house boat. Cruise up the Mahakam River. Meals and overnight on boat.
DAY 2 : MUARA MUNTAI - TANJUNG ISUY/MANCONG - MELAK (BLD)
Breakfast on boat. Sight seeing around the village to see the local people activity. Then board on the motorized canoe across the Jempang lake by passing the biggest fishermen village, if the water level permit entering the Ohong river through the mangrove to observe the wild life as like probiscis monkey, kingfisher, snake, fresh water eagle, egreet and long tail maccaque. On arrival at Mancong village a welcome ceremony will held by the chief of Dayak and following by traditional dance. Afternoon reuturn to the house boat and cruise up the river. Dinner and overnight on boat.
DAY 3 : MELAK – TERING VILLAGE (BLD)
Breakfast on boat, then visit the local market to see the activity of local people. Then continue to Kersik Luway to observe the nature of Black Orchird Forest at the Conservation area. Afterwards drive to Pepas Eheng visit the Old traditional Dayak Long house to see the way of their life how to live together in one long house with several family. And back to the boat, then cruise up the Mahakam river to Tering. Meals and overnight on the boat.
DAY 4 : TERING – LONG BAGUN (BLD)
Breakfast on boat, then sight seeing around the village to see the local people activity. Afterwards, you will be with the locals and enjoy their Hudoq dance performance. Hudoq is a thanksgiving festival of many of sub-groups of the Dayak ethnic group of East Kalimantan province, Indonesia. According to the traditional beliefs of the Bahau, Busang, Modang, Ao'heng, and Penihing people, hudoqs are thirteen crop-destroying pests, including rats, lions, and crows. In the festival the Hudoqs are symbolized by dancers who wear masks representing pests and jackets made of areca palm or banana tree bark. The dance is finished when two human hudoqs come out and chase the pest hudoqs. The dance duration is 1–5 hours. They pray so that their fields will grow abundantly. Dinner and overnight on boat. Then board on the speed boat and cruise up the Mahakam river to Long Bagun. Arrive in Long Bagun proceed to check in at Losmen for your accommodation. Meals provide.
DAY 5 : LONG BAGUN – FURTHER UP – JUNGKE TREK (BLD)
After breakfast, board into the motorized canoe and cruise further up the Mahakam river. On arrival start your jungle trek into the tropical rain forest through the Water Fall. Afternoon return to Long Bagun, stay and overnight at Losmen.
DAY 6: LONG BAGUN – DOWNSTREAM MAHAKAM RIVER (BLD)
Morning after breakfast, leave downstream to Tering by public speed boat then board on the house boat and continue down the Mahakam river. Meals and overnight on the boat.
DAY 7 : LOAJANAN – BALIKPAPAN (BLD)
Arrive in Loajanan and drive to Balikpapan. Upon arrival in Balikpapan direct transfer to Aston Hotel for overnight. Breakfast, Lunch on the boat. Dinner at Hotel by your own personal account