Java - Kalimantan 11D/10N


Day I – South Africa/Jakarta, Indonesia
The excitement is high as you board your overnight flight from South Africa to Denpasar, Bali, for an unforgettable journey that matters.

Day II – Jakarta (meal included: Dinner)
You arrive in Jakarta and transfer to your hotel. You can enjoy your day walking down to the city centre or lazing around with a cocktail or two. At the end of the day you will have a dinner at your hotel.
Overnight at 4-star accommodation in City Centre.

Day III – Jakarta/Balikpapan (meals included: Breakfast & Dinner)
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Balikpapan, Kalimantan. Upon arrival at Sepinggan airport meeting service and transfer to Loajanan about two and half hour driving for boarding the house boat ready for exiting Mahakam river. Meal and overnight on boat.

Day IV - Muara Muntai/Mancong/Melak (meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
After breakfast on boat we stop at Muara Muntai for observing the way of the people live at a wooden village then continue the trip by motorized canoe over Jempang Lake and pass along Ohong river with beautiful views until reaching Mancong. On arrival welcome ceremony will be performed by dayak Benuaq tribe in front of their long house and return to the house boat cruise up to Melak.
Lunch box, dinner and overnight on boat.

Day V - Melak/Benung/Kersik Luway/Mahakam (meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Today you will explore the old communal long house at Benung village, and then you may have opportunity for jungle trekking to observe the huge old trees, then return to Kersik Luway for its famous black orchid forest before heading back to your boat.
Lunch box, dinner and overnight on boat.

Day VI – Tenggarong/Loajanan/Samboja Lodge (meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
In the morning, we will visit a local market, royal cemetery and museum of Kutai Kertanegara, the remaining of Sultan Palace. Aafterwards return to the boat heading back to Loajanan. After enjoying your lunch, we proceed to Samboja Lodge and enjoy your late afternoon by observing the Orangutans around the lodge. You end your day by having dinner at the lodge.
Overnight at Standard Room Lodge.

Day VII – Samboja/Bukit Bingkarai (meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Today you will have another observation for the Orangutans around the lodge and a chance to meet the Borneo sun bears. This area is strictly for the Orangutans survival foundation which has been developed since 1992 and the lodge has about 201 orangutans that have been released into six islands around the lodge. After lunch you will drive through to Bukit Bingkarai to observe the typical Borneo rainforests, then continue your day with some light jungle trekking and enjoying the canopy bridge. Should time permit, you will have a chance to enjoy the canoe trip along Sungai Hitam (Black river) to see some proboscis monkeys then head back to your hotel. After a long day, you can enjoy your dinner at the lodge.
Overnight at Standard Room Lodge.

Day IX – Balikpapan/Jakarta (meal included: Breakfast)
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Jakarta for a relaxing one night stay.
Overnight at 4-star accommodation in City Center.

Day X – Bali/South Africa (meal included: Breakfast)
Sadly it is time for you to leave Indonesia. You will be transferred to the airport for your overnight flight to South Africa.

Day XI –South Africa
You arrive in South Africa.

Please note:
- Additional peak season surcharges, compulsory dinners and special conditions may apply during peak seasons.
- The tour price is a guideline only and based on two persons travelling together, sharing a double or twin room.
- Tour and domestic airfare prices include all applicable taxes and are subject to change without prior notice until services are booked.
- For this tour, all travellers must be willing to share the communal accommodation on the boat.

This tour includes the following:
- Domestic flights as mentioned in the itinerary (Jakarta – Balikpapan - Jakarta).
- Domestic Airport taxes where applicable.
- Accommodation as per itinerary with daily breakfast.
- All meals as mentioned in the itinerary – 5x lunches and 7x dinners.
- All land and river transportation during tours.
- English speaking local guide.
- All entrance fees and donations

Not included in this tour:
- International flights
- Passport and visa fees and service charges for obtaining visas (all South African Nationals are exempt of any visa fees for 30 days to Indonesia).
- All additional travel to and from Cape Town/Johannesburg (local and international & domestic connecting flights) that does not form part of the tour itinerary.
- Excess baggage charges levied by airlines.
- All meals and beverages not specified in the itinerary.
- Early check-in and late check-out at hotels.
- Personal expenses (such as laundry, telephone, drinks, mini bar at hotel etc.).
- Personal travel and medical insurance.
- All service gratuity e.g. room service, bell boys, restaurant waiters, guide, driver, airport porters, etc.

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