Floating Market & Orang Utan at Pulau Kaja 

BANJARMASIN AIRPORT / LOKBAINTAN FLOATING MARKET / PALANGKA RAYA / TANGKILING MONTAIN / ORANG UTAN ISLAND / PALANGKA RAYA AIRPORT

BANJARMASIN AIRPORT / CEMPAKA /MARTAPURA /LOKBAINTAN FLOATING MARKET 

Need to Know

Pick up point

Banjarmasin Airport

Drop off point

Palangka Raya Airport

Region

South & Central Kalimantan

Chalenge Level

Easy

Duration

3 Days / 2 NightS

Tour Code

ATB 813

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Itinerary

Upon arrival at Banjarmasin airport, meeting service, by car/minibus transfer to hotel for check in. Afternoon we will cruise by canoe Barito River which split Banjarmasin City to the Island Bakut, a small Island in the Barito River with exotic forest and wildlife as proboscis monkeys, during the canoe cruise we can see the activities of locals along the riverside, as Kalimantan is the land of Rivers, In the evening Dinner at Local Restaurant and free at leisure for sightseeing in down-town Banjarmasin.

Early in the morning, we will visit the floating market of Banjarmasin as being part of Kalimantan ’s river-life, here we can explore the unique culture of Banjarese who trade commodities as fruit, and vegetables from boat to boat. Afterwards we return to the hotel, check-out of the Hotel, and continue our journey overland by car/minibus to Palangka Raya, on the way you see village life with rice plantations, and swamp forest. Upon arrival at Palangkaraya, we check in at hotel. Lunch on the way at local restaurant, In the afternoon, we bring a visit to the Mount Tangkiling, which give us a nice view of Kalimantan ‘s emerald jungle landscape from the top. We continue to visit the orangutan Rehabilitation center Nyaru Menteng arboretum for information of the rehabilitation process of these wildlife creatures, which can only be found at Sumatra and Borneo Island, We close our day visits with a romantic sunset which we can view the best from the Tahai lake. Dinner at Local Restaurant.

After breakfast in the morning, we will proceed to the harbor of Rungan River for s cruise by canoe upstream Rungan River to Orangutan Islands (Kaja Island & Bepalas Island ). Orangutan Islands are covered with lowland forest, with lots of wildlife and birds, where we can spot the orangutans from the river side, Afterwards we return to hotel, free at leisure, till departure time to Palangkaraya airport to catch your flight to your next destination

 

  • SERVICES
  • OVERVIEW
  • BOAT
  • HOTEL
  • TOUR HIGHLIGHT

Our services include:

  • Accommodation : 1 night stay at Hotel Mentari or Aquarius Banjarmasin or smillar and 1 night stay at Hotel neo Palma or Luswansa Hotel  Palangka Raya or smillar - Twin or shared double room.
  • Meals as mentioned (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)
  • English speaking guide (for other languages supplements apply)
  • Tours and transfers as mentioned by private vehicle & Klotok Boat
  • Entrance fees for mentioned visits

Our services not include:

  • Other meals than mentioned
  • Other services than mentioned
  • International and domestic FlightsLaundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature
  • Tips, Travel insurance

 

Banjarmasin / Palangka Raya Weather :
Day Temperatures 27 °– 32°C
Night Temperatures 20 °– 25°C
Humidity 80%-90%
Rainfall 4,000mm per year
Wet Months October & June
Dry Months February & August ( but expect daily rain )

Things to bring  :
Sun block lotion, lip gloss, plasters
Insect repellent/mosquito coil
Camera with water proof bag
Comfortable shoes and slippers
Plastic bags
Waterproof backpack to store your items
Raincoat
Personal Toiletries
Personal needs






  • See the unique Banjarese floating market.
  • See the Orang Utan in the rehabilitation center
  • See the beautiful  scenery on the river
  • See the beautiful view of the Kalimantan's  landscape 
  • Short Jungle Trek through the Rain Forest.
  • Bird watching