Day 01: BALIKPAPAN, SANGATTA (-LD)
Upon arrival at Balikpapan airport, meeting service and transfer of about seven hours to Sangatta, passing hilly forest highlands and plantations, villages, and pass the Equator. Check in at Hotel, for dinner and overnight.
Day 02: SANGATTA, KUTAI NATIONAL PARK (BLD)
Breakfast at hotel, transfer to harbor to cruise by motor canoe upstream Sangatta River into the jungle of Kutai National Park Reserve. At arrival at the Jungle Camp site, we will drop our stuff and start directly a jungle trek into the forest, looking for wildlife and Orangutans, which are completely wild. Afternoon return to camp station Lunch and rest, late afternoon another forest trek searching for wild and experience the beauty of the Rainforest flora and Fauna here. Dinner and overnight at jungle camp. possibility to do a night trek.
Day 03: KUTAI RESERVE, SANGATTA, TALISAYAN (BLD)
After Breakfast we can do another trek, before we catch the canoe downstream to Sangatta to continue our journey overland for about seven hours passing hilly rain forest and plantations to the coastal line of Berau regency, lunch and dinner en route at local restaurants, overnight at hotel Talisayan.
Day 04: WHALE SHARK, TALISAYAN HARBOUR, BIDUK BIDUK, LAKE CERMIN, KANIUNGAN ISLAND (BLD)
Early Breakfast, before we take a speedboat at sunrise to the Whale shark point to watch the Whale Shark swimming during the morning in sea in front of the coastal line of Berau, Afterwards get on land for sightseeing in one of the traditional Bajau tribe village, to see the activities of the fishermen, and bird nest home industry, we continue overland by car to Labuan Cermin lake which is a fresh and salt water lake, possibility for snorkelling or enjoy the forest greenery around the lake, Lunch before we continue by car to the harbor where we cross the sea by small boat to Kaniungan Island, a small island in the most southern part of Berau district with beautiful beach and palm trees, lunch and dinner en route overnight at Resort
Day 05: KANIUNGAN ISLAND, TURTLE BAY, TELUK SUMBANG (BLD)
Breakfast at Resort, free at own leisure, possibility chilling the white palm beach, swim or snorkel the coral reefs which surround this small island, until transfer time by klotok boat for about a half hour to the Turtle bay where we can explore the green turtles from the boat, or snorkel (but don’t touch!) with them in the sea, late afternoon continue to Teluk Sumbang for dinner and overnight at the beach Eco Lodge.
Day 06: TELUK SUMBANG (BLD)
Breakfast at eco lodge, today free at own leisure at your terrace to overlook the blue lagoon sea, chilling at the white beach or snorkeling/diving the see reefs in front of the lodge
Day 07: KAYAKING MANGROVE FOREST, JUNGLE TREK, WATERFALL & DAYAK SETTLEMENT (BLD)
After Breakfast upon the water tight we can kayaking the mangrove forest with possibility to spot proboscis monkeys, Lunch at eco Lodge, trek about 3km to the Dayak Basap Settlement at the Mangkaliat mountain plateau, to experience the traditional way of life, then continue trekking the rain forest to the waterfall, return to the Eco Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 08: TELUK SUMBANG, BERAU (BL-)
Breakfast at Eco Lodge, free at own leisure till transfer time for about 7 hours to Berau
Transfer in Balikpapan airport by car to Sangatta, motor canoe cruise Sangatta river into Kutai NP, motor-canoe to Sangatta, by car overland to Talisayan hotel, klotok boat to whale shark point, Car to harbor and boat to labuan Cermin, fishermens boat to Kaniungan Island, by boat to Turtle Bay and Teluk Sumbang, canoe to Mangrove forest, car to Berau airport
Accommodation 1 Night at Hotel Sangatta, 1 Night at Jungle Camp Kutai Park, 1 Night at Hotel Talisayan, 1 Night at Kaniungan Island Resort, 3 Nights at Teluk Sumbang Eco Lodge
Meals (BLD) Drinks (Aqua, Tea, Coffee)
English Speaking Guide
Entrance fees, parking fees, donations
Soft & Alcoholic drinks
Everything which is not mentioned in the itinerary