Imagine you are an explorer heading to the jungle for wild orangutans and other exotic tropical animals to see and you will begin to get a sense of what a visit to the Tanjung Puting National Park is just to get .
The park , which is the territory of the size of Bali covers , is home to an amazing array of wildlife , including the world famous orangutans . The park is also not call home to monkeys , birds and other animals , to the pristine vegetation of the jungle itself. This is a world famous natural treasure that attracts a growing number of international visitors each year .
Tanjung which is located in Central Kalimantan . The area was originally declared as a game reserve in 1935 and became a national park in 1982 . The park is on a peninsula that juts out into the Java Sea . The size of the park alone means that the various habitat zones . This diversity means the park is home to a wide variety of residents , both flora and fauna .
Get flights from Jakarta to Palangkaraya and other major cities to Pangkalan Bun daily.
A number of tour operators run cruises from Pankalan Bun down the river. If you pre-arrange your tour, the tour operator will pick you up from the airport and transport you straight to the river.