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MAHAKAM RIVER HOLIDAY I

4 DAYS / 3 NIGHTS

Tour Code: BTS KAL2

Day 1

AIRPORT - LOA JANAN - MAHAKAM RIVER

Meet on arrival at Balikpapan's Sepinggan airport and transfer to Loa Janan on the lower Mahakan River near Samarinda, where you will board a house boat for your exciting trip on the Mahakam River. Full board while on the boat.
 

Day 2

MUARA MUNTAI - MANCONG - MAHAKAM

After breakfast on the boat, make a stop at Muara Muntai, a town of the Kutai people, to observe life in the village where the streets and footpaths are made entirely from hardwood planks. The trip then continues by motorised canoe over Jempang Lake, past the Ohong River with its beautiful views, then along the river to Mancong. On arrival, a welcome ceremony will be performed for you by the Benuaq Dayak tribe in front of their longhouse.

Return to the house boat to cruise back down the river to Tenggarong on the lower Mahakam River. Lunch picnic box, dinner on boat.
 

Day 3

TENGGARONG - LOA JANAN - BALIKPAPAN

Breakfast on the boat before visiting the local market, royal cemetery, and the Museum of Kutai Kertanegara and the remains of the Sultans Palace. Afterwards you will return to the boat and head further down the river to Loa Janan. After lunch, transfer to Balikpapan where you will spend the night at either Bahana Surya Hotel or Benakutai Hotel (both 4 star). Lunch on boat, dinner at hotel.
 

Day 4

HOTEL - AIRPORT

Breakfast at hotel, and morning at leisure until your transfer to the airport for your next destination.
 

Tour CodeItineraryDurationInclusionsJoining Point1 person2 people3 people
BTSKAL02Mahakam River Holiday4 days/3 nightsTransfers, Accommodation, mealsBalikpapan$1,952 $974 $974
Prices per person in Australian Dollars and valid 01 April 2016 to 31 March 2017 (E.O.E.)