APOKAYAN TREK EXPEDITON
Tour Package Duration 14 Days / 13 Nights
Day 01: BALIKPAPAN, SAMARINDA (D)
Upon arrival at Sepinggan airport in Balikpapan meeting service then transfer by Bus / minibus to Samarinda, check in at hotel.
Day 02: SAMARINDA, LONG AMPUNG, LONG URO, LIDUNG PAYAU (BLD)
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for flight to Long Ampung. On arrival at Long Ampung cruise Kayan River by motor canoe to Lidung Payau. On the way stop at Long Uro to observe Dayak longhouse. Meals and overnight at local house.
Day 03: LIDUNG PAYAU, SUNGAI BARANG (BLD)
After breakfast, start between 5 - 7 hours trekking to Sungai Barang to observe Dayak Kenyah, with the long ears and traditional way of life. All meals provided at long house.
Day 04 to 08: SUNGAI BARANG, SUNGAI PAYANG (BLD)
After simple breakfast early in the morning, by motor canoe up river sungai Barang afterwards trekking through the rainforest of the Apokayan to the Boh River. All meals provided, overnight at base camp in the forest.
Day 09: LONG LEBUSAN, MAHAKAM RIVER (BLD)
After breakfast, downstream Boh River to Mahakam River passing rapids, meals on the way, overnight at local house.
Day 10: MAHAKAM RIVER, LONG BAGUN (BLD)
After simple breakfast by Longboat downstream Mahakam River passing rapids. On the way you will see fascinating rocks, mountain and prime forest along of the river. Meals provided enroute and overnight at Local house.
Day 11: LONG BAGUN, TERING, BARONG TONGKOK (BLD)
In the morning by boat downstream Mahakam River to Tering, Arrival at Tering direct transfer by car to Barong Tongkok. Overnight at Losmen.
Day 12: BARONG TONGKOK, EHENG LONG HOUSE, MELAK, DOWNSTREAM (BLD)
Early in the morning drive and visit Eheng Long house, afternoon proceed to Melak and take Long Boat downstream to Kota Bangun. Overnight at Losmen.
Day 13: KOTA BANGUN, TENGGARONG, SAMARINDA (BLD)
In the morning drive to Tenggarong to visit the former palace of Sultan Kutai Kertanegara. Where you will see the Sultan's impressive collection of heirlooms, ceramics, Dayak's art and culture items. Afterwards continue drive to Balikpapan. Overnight at Mutiara Hotel.
Day 14: SAMARINDA, BALIKPAPAN, DEPARTURE (B)
Breakfast, free at leisure until departure time then transfer to Sepinggan airport for your flight next destination.
Packages Include :
All Accomodation as mentioned in the itinerary
All Meals ( BLD ) with Aqua, Coffee and Tea
Transport during whole tour upon choosen facility and availibity
English Speaking Guide
Entrance permits, and other donations
Porters during Trekking
Package Exclude :
Soft and Alcoholic Drinks
Medical Health care
All Airfares and airport Tax which are not mentioned and a part of the Tour Program
Tips and all kinds of personal expensis
Apokayan Dayak Jungle Tours
Apokayan area in Indonesia East Kalimantan province is a historical Culture and Rainforest wealth, very unique for trekking and expeditions through the connected trails that lead you to mostly virgin forest. You can stay overnight in the long or Local houses of the villages. The villages can only be reached by boat cruising the Barang and Kayan River. Dayak Kenyak and Kayan cultural treasures that survive deep within the rain forest jungle of Apokayan. Kalimantan ’s dense jungle and wide terrain of wetlands have traditionally kept the region isolated from all but the adventurous travelers, and along the upper reaches of the rivers, you can discover the rich Kayan and Kenyah Dayak Culture. The indigenous Dayak settlements along the Rivers of Isoleted Apokayan area of Kalimantan is an ideal way to experience the incredible culture, where village elders practice traditional medicine and mark their status with intricate body tattoos and remarkably heavy ear adornments. You can enjoy a sightful experience of traditional culture and grand diversity of exotic flora and wildlife from black orchids to fresh water dolphins and orangutans, and venture ashore for captivating jungle explorations and unforgettable encounters in our village visits. Join us for a once-in-a-lifetime exploration of the Kalimantan Island!
Our Apokayan Tours Expeditions are a collection of exploratories and dream journeys that reflect the particular passions and favorite places. We created this adventure for those who search a indigenous Culture and unforgettable experience trip in Indonesia, however, it is designed for those who are adventurous in body and spirit.