Steppes Travel Tours
These unique and popular tours go beyond the conventional and immerse participants in the daily lives of wild and ex-captive orangutans. Run in conjunction with Steppes Travel, each tour is lead by an orangutan expert from the Orangutan Foundation and offers real insight and privileged access to the work of the Foundation.
Highlights of the Borneo Orangutan Conservation Tour
- Encounter orangutans in their natural habitat, the lush rainforests of Indonesian Borneo.
- Tours led by experts from the Orangutan Foundation UK, providing a privileged insight into primate and tropical forest conservation.
- Experience the beautiful rainforests as you journey by boat along the Sekonyer River. Spot wild orangutans, proboscis monkeys, hornbills, kingfishers and monitor lizards.
- Visit the vital ongoing conservation and sustainable livelihood projects that these tours help to fund.
One of last year's participants said the highlight was "seeing so many orangutans and having such a knowledgeable and fantastic guide (Ashley Leiman)...One of the all-time best. At least FIVE stars!!!"
These unique tours go beyond the conventional and immerse participants in the daily lives of wild and rehabilitated orangutans. Participants are provided with a real insight and privileged access to the field programmes of the Orangutan Foundation in Tanjung Puting National Park and the Lamandau Wildlife Reserve, Central Kalimantan, Indonesian Borneo.
For tour costs and itinerary, please contact Steppes Travel.
Dates for 2017: 3rd June - 13th June
For further information or to book please visit Steppes Travel's website or call 01285 643333.