​Mahakam River Adventure

Mahakam River Tour, 6D
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MAHAKAM RIVER ADVENTURE I


Duration: 06 Days / 05 Nights
Grade: Easy+
Starts/Ends: Balikpapan/Balikpapan


DAY 01 : AIRPORT - LOAJANAN - MAHAKAM RIVER.
Depart from Balikpapan and leaving for Loajanan for boarding the house boat for exciting Mahakam river. Lunch, dinner and overnight on boat. (L,D)


DAY 02: MUARA MUNTAI - MANCONG - TANJUNG ISUY

After breakfast on boat, sightseeing the way of life of the local people as well as Kutai, Banjar tribe then you will be transferred into canoe for crossing the Jempang lake for reaching the Mancong village to see the way of life of the dayak Benuaq . On arrival at Mancong Village you will be welcomed with a traditional dance performance by chief and his people. There might be a chance to see the probuscis monkeys, Macac, monitor lizards, king fisher whilst passing the Ohong river. Afterwards, go to Tanjung Isuy for sightseeing. Meals and accommodation at Long House. (B,L,D)


DAY 03: TANJUNG ISUY - MUARA MUNTAI - MINTA VILLAGE - MELAK

After Breakfast at Long House Tanjung Isuy, then down river to Muara Muntai (back to house boat to proceed up River Melak) Stop over will be made at Minta Village for observing the way of life of kutai to see the brown sugar processing with a traditional system. Afterwards proceeding to Melak for observing the fresh water dolphin. Meals and accommodation on boat. (B,L,D)


DAY 04: MELAK - BLACK ORCHIDS - EHENG OLD LONG HOUSE-WATER FALL

After breakfast on boat, then you will be transferred for observing the natural black orchids, kersik luway, then short trekking to see the huge trees as well as: Bangkirai trees, Iron woods, then visit the old long house of Tunjung and benuaq tribe where they have been living with communal in old long house, here you can also see the Coffin with beautiful ornaments in the front of their long house. Then visit the waterfall of Mafan and Bunda Maria cave. Back to House then down river. Lunch will be provided. Dinner and accommodation on Boat.(B,L,D)


DAY 05: TENGGARONG – BALIKPAPAN

After breakfast on boat then moving down river to Tenggarong. Stop over will be made in Tenggarong for observing the royal collection of the Kutai kingdom in Museum (It was the royal Palace) here you can see the collection of the oldest Hindu Kingdom in Indonesia since 4th century. After Tenggarong then down river to Loajanan. After lunch on house boat you will be transferred to Hotel for the night in Balikpapan. Dinner at local restaurant by your own expenses. (B,L)


DAY 06: HOTEL - AIRPORT.
Breakfast at hotel then transfer to the airport for next destination. (B)

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