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Travelling Tips with Klotok Trip to Tanjung Puting National Park.

After you have made your Klotok Trip booking, there should be several things you should take note regarding what items that you bring with during doing the Klotok Trip to Tanjung Puting National Park, below I try to write for you who want to travel with Klotok Trip River Cruise to watch orangutan tour in Tanjung Puting National Park:

  1. Clothing: during the klotok tour, there may be no special clothing you need to bring. It is better if you wear pants during your klotok tour because you will enter forest and to avoid mosquito bites. Probably while in Klotok there will be not too many mosquito attacking you. But if you enter the forest and want to see orangutan feeding, then you should wear pants to avoid the mosquito bites.
  2. For footwear, it is advisable to wear shoes because when you enter the forest, the trip will be rather difficult since there are many obstacles as the tree roots that will disrupt your trip in the forest. Therefore you should wear shoes.
  3. Bring mosquito repellents during your klotok tour trip. Use it when you will set out with the klotok since you will enter the Tanjung Puting National Park forest. Mosquito will be so many if you enter the forest when watching the feeding, but when you are in the klotok, the mosquito is not too many.
  4. Bring your blankets. It will be useful at the night since at the night the temperature will be cold, and for the mattresses, pillows and mosquito nets you do not need to bring them because all of them have been prepared in klotok.
  5. Toiletries. Bring your toiletries such as towels, soaps, toothpastes and toothbrushes because it is not provided in klotok.
  6. Don’t forget to bring your camera, and bring as well alternative batteries because during the trip you will find good objects to capture during your klotok tour trip and in the klotok mostly klotok provides electricity to charge the camera batteries and your phones.
  7. Bring small flashlights with you because it may be useful for you at the night when you have to spend the night in klotok.
Thus here are the travelling tips with klotok to Tanjung Puting National Park. Enjoy your trip with your family. This trip will be a different experience in your life.
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Booking Tips for Klotok Tour to Tanjung Puting National Park

Visiting Tanjung Puting National Park to watch orangutan, there are several things you need to note, in matter of booking orangutan tour, or klotok tour. You may note several matters:

  1. If you want to book the tour through travel agency, it is advisable that you book it 1 month before the departure, but if your tour plan is in July or August, you should book it 3-4 months in advance. Because these months are the highest sessions, if you are late to book, then you will not be able to get klotok for you tour means.
  2. If you book it online (internet), find travel agency that offers price that is not too high or too low. And don’t be too tempted by the low price offers on the internet. Because the low prices will not necessarily provide you with satisfactory services. So find fair price offers.
  3. Book your Klotok tour to evident tour agency, that is giving clear address, if you book through internet, check the website whether it provides their clear addresses. An advice from us is that if you book Klotok tour, then book your tour to travel agency located in Kalimantan, more precisely located in Pangkalan Bun since the travel agency in the Pangkalan Bun knows the details regarding tour klotok in Tanjung Puting National Park.
  4. If you have already made booking for klotok, arrange your arrival schedule in Pangkalan Bun. If you arrive around 07:00 AM – 13:00 PM, you may directly begin the tour, but if you arrive around 14:00 AM – 16:00 PM, it is advisable that you spend the night first at the Hotel, then the next day you may begin your tour because on the first day klotok Tour program usually watches orangutan, will visit the first orangutan feeding camp at 15:00 PM, surely you will not be able to see this place.
  5. For booking klotok tour that you make in Ramadan, it is advisable that you ask first to the travel agency, what date Eid is exactly because usually at that time our klotok tour is closed. However if a customer wants, we usually ask higher rates from our normal rates, and what you should also take some notes at the Eid is that usually the flight in Indonesia on 15 days before the Eid and 10 days afterwards will be full, so it is advisable that you do your tour near at this time. You should already have a ticket to get in and out of Pangkalan Bun so that your trip to the next destination is going to be safe.
  6. During the klotok tour and you order to sleep in the boars/klotok, you do not need to be afraid regarding the sleeping equipments because it has been prepared in the klotok. In the klotok, mattresses, pillows and mosquito nets have been prepared, and all the klotok used for the klotok tour to watch orangutan in Tanjung Puting National Park have prepared Toilets and showers.
  7. For the food during the Klotok tour to Tanjung Puting National Park, all the necessities of your food during the tour have been prepared in the boats. Food and drinks will be brought from Kumai because at the tour location there are no sellers or traders. In the klotok we have prepared a cook whose duty is to provide all food for the tourists to the crews. But if you wish to bring snacks, you may bring it from Kumai.
  8. If all your tour plans have been prepared well such as from your tour booking to your flight ticket booking, the next step is preparing anything you may need to bring for this tour trip. For these tips I will write in other articles. Please read it here.
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Comments tourists on Klotok Tour Tanjung Puting

During this area of Tanjung Puting National Park which has approximately 15 years has become a tourist spot, to be exact nature tours, and has a lot of tourists who come both from the Indonesian citizens and of the Foreign and most were coming from Europe. Tour Tanjung Puting National Park in the beginning is just an activity which is often done by foreign tourists, which may at that time only a few are coming, which activity is seen orangutans in the feeding of orangutans. But over time because of the increasing number of foreign tourists who want to visit, then the public Kumai, it immediately responds by making a boat / Klotok Tour Tanjung Puting that can be a place to spend the night by the tourists who want to visit the Tanjung Puting National Park.

After their boat / klotok tour, which is provided by the community of Kumai then Klotok Tour is also increasingly popular, because of the atmosphere on the boat / klotok this reason, the main attraction to tourists, because the atmosphere is sleeping, eating and relaxing in klotok became a unique atmosphere, where to sleep and eat on top Klotok, in forests of Tanjung Puting National Park, became a unique sensation, which makes its own tourist attraction and make an unforgettable experience by tourists .

Then slowly Tour Tanjung Puting National Park is becoming increasingly popular, and is now a choice of foreign tourists visiting Indonesia, as a place that should they visit when they are to Indonesia, and from those who came commented that "A WONDERFUL TRIP" there is also a saying "Travel Unit and Attractive". So for those of you tourists from outside the country, when you visit to Indonesia gave time you do not forget to visit this place.

To reach Tanjung Puting National Park located in the City Pangkalanbun, you can read my writing: "How to Come to Tanjung Puting National Park" now it's been easy for achieve Pangkalanbun, because the flight already served by large aircraft, the Boeing 300 series and flights in and out Pangkalanbun, every day.

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Klotok Tour Tanjung Puting

Klotok is a boat made of wood which is by the people of Borneo on the call with klotok. Klotok as a means to reach the area of Tanjung Puting National Park due to reach the location of Tanjung Puting National Park, just over the river, It would require a klotok. So along with the growing interest of tourists visiting Tanjung Puting National Park the community Kumai, designing a klotok can be made in tourism facilities to visit the Tanjung Puting National Park. Then designed a klotok that can be a place to spend the night and into the house tourists during the tour to Tanjung Puting then the call was Klotok Tour Tanjung Puting.

In Klotok tour is equipped with such facilities, a bed on top klotok, toilets, facilities for sleeping, such as mattresses, pillows, and mosquito nets, and also features a toilet and shower for bathing. And as a means of supporting in klotok also available electricity to charge the camera battray tourists, because tourists certainly bring a camera to capture his journey during Klotok Tour Tanjung Puting. In the course Klotok Tour Tanjung Puting, tourists will be accompanied by a four-person team, in klotok, consisting of Captain klotok, Assistant Captain, cook and guide. They've been trained to serve the tourists, who visit the Tanjung Puting National Park.


During Klotok Tour Tanjung Puting, travelers do not worry about the food, the tour packages sold by the operator, usually included meals during the tour, the food is prepared in klotok is typical Indonesian food, and is guaranteed to be good, because they enjoy the food in the forest, on a klotok there will be pleasure for the tourists.

So make klotok tour Puting in Borneo as a place to fill your holiday, for more information please contact at email: ali.mashuri99@yahoo.com

Klotok Tour Tanjung Puting
Klotok Tour Tanjung Puting

Borneo Orangutan Tour

Orangutan is one of the great apes, they see themselves only found in Borneo and Sumatra. The name orangutan is derived from the Malay language which is "People" and "Forest" which can be interpreted as a person of the forest. In scientific language that originated from Borneo orangutan called by Pongopygmaeus, Borneo orangutans can be found at Tanjung Puting National Park (Central Borneo), Kutai National Park (East Borneo), and Mountain Trench Betung Karihun and Bukit Baka in West Borneo.

Borneo Orangutan generally live in tropical lowland forests, marshes  wetlands, forests up the hills at an altitude of about 1,500 meters from sea level. However in line with the ongoing deforestation destruction of its habitat the population has declined. Effort conservation efforts continue to be made in various ways ranging from rescue habitat prevent poaching and trade in the dark.

Borneo Orangutan located in Tanjung Puting National Park. It has long been held conservation and diving effort which has been the establishment of a few places for rehabilitation of orangutans and the location of the famous Tanjung Puting National Park is the third camp: the camp Tanjung Harapan, Camp Pondok Tangguy and Camp Leakey.

Borneo orangutans who are in Tanjung Puting National Park are now well known and become an interesting tourist attraction that annually increased visitors who come wants to see orangutans in their natural habitat in Borneo

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