SURABAYA, ORANGUTAN, BROMO, FLORES, KOMODO, BALI
Duration: 14 DAYS / 13 NIGHTS
Start/Finish: SURABAYA AIRPORT/DENPASAR AIRPORT
DAY 01: SURABAYA AIRPORT - HOTEL
Upon arrival at Surabaya Int’l Aiport, you are met and transferred to your hotel in central of Jakarta. Rest of the day is free own your leisure. There will be a pre-trip briefing after dinner.
DAY 02: SURABAYA – PANGKALAN BUN
Take afternoon flight departure for Pangkalan Bun by Trigana departing at 16.00 PM. Upon arrival at Pangkalan Bun Airport you will be met by our local guide then direct transfer to the Hotel for overnight staying.
Flight from Jakarta to Pangkalan Bun by TRIGANA only every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday.
DAY 03: TANJUNG PUTING NATIONAL PARK TOUR
After breakfast, we will board the houseboat for cruising upward to Camp leakey where the older orangutans are reintroduced into the rainforest. At this station, you will have opportunity to trek into the rainforest with your expert guide and forest rangers to appreciate the flora as well as viewing wild orangutans, gibbons, macaques, and birds. Lunch will be served on houseboat. In the afternoon, we will visit the feeding station to see rehabilitated orangutans are given additional foods. We will then sail back down the river and overnight on houseboat near the crock lake (B)
DAY 04: TANJUNG PUTING NATIONAL PARK TOUR
after breakfast slow down to Pondok tanggui to see feeding time at 09.00 am Exploring the national park is never boring, we will observe deeper in the jungle by trekking to other trails that will give you an opportunity to encounter the differences of orangutans either wild or ex-captive as well as other wildlife on tropical rainforest of Borneo with its wonderful beauty of nature. Lunch will be served en route, dinner and overnight on houseboat. (B)
DAY 05: KUMAI – PANGKALAN BUN AIRPORT – SURABAYA – CEMORO LAWANG
After breakfast return to Kumai and direct transfer to the airport for flight to Surabaya. Upon arrival at Surabaya Airport, Transfer by AC transport to Cemoro Lawang, passing through the country sides and beautiful landscape of Tenggerese farming. Upon arrival, check in at Lava View Hotel and overnight.
Flight from Pangkalan Bun to Surabaya by trigana only every Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
DAY 06: MT. PANANJAKAN & MT. BROMO – SURABAYA – DENPASAR
Early morning wake up! By 4 wheel-drive Jeep we drive you up to Mt. Pananjakan (2,770 M asl) for a spectacular view of sun rise over Mt. Bromo and it’s sea of sand. Trekking up to the rim of Mt. Bromo’s for close up view of it’s smoking crater. Return to hotel for breakfast. By Air-conditioned car we drive you in 3 – 4 hours journey to Surabaya for overnight.
DAY 07: SURABAYA – MAUMERE – MONI VILLAGE
flight to Maumere, Flores Island. Upon arrival, our local guide will meet you then drive-up to Moni for 106 km (4 hours). on arrival check-in at Kelimutu ecolodge (B)
DAY 08: MONI Mt. KELIMUTU - BENA TRADITIONAL VILLAGE ( traditional house )
Wake up early morning at 4 am and you will start at 4.30 to drive up about 45 minutes to the edge of Mt. Kelimutu. Upon arrival walk for 1,5 km and then ascend 127 steps to top to view Kelimutu's light turquoise, olive green and dark black lakes. A Dutch Geologist discovered Kelimutu in 1914; at the time the lakes were red, blue and white. After this trip you will go back to the hotel to have breakfast, afterward you will continue the trip to Bajawa region through Ende region where you might visit historical house of Indonesia first president of Soekarno in Ende, also you will visit Nanga Penda beach to see the blue stones, while in Bajawa region you will have opportunity to stay at one of the traditional house in Kampung Bena. You will see the daily life of these tribe and unique culture in this region. ( distance from Moni to Bena village approx. 159 KM )