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Orangutan Houseboat Tour

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This was one of the most glittering trips we've done. We have much to thank Mr Fardy for having... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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This tour was absolutely FANTASTIC! Could not recommend the experience with this company... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Jl. Berlian RT 16 | Kumai Hulu, Kal-teng, Kumai, Indonesia
+62 852-4866-9394
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was one of the most glittering trips we've done. We have much to thank Mr Fardy for having provided us with a tour that was expecional. All of the team that accompanied us, was extremely professional, kind, delicate and very helpful, Seeing oragotangos with...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2018

This tour was absolutely FANTASTIC! Could not recommend the experience with this company enough. We went to visit the national park on a 5 day 4 night trip on the houseboat with the Orangutan House Boat Tour company and it was fab. Fardi Poncho and...More

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The experience from the first moment was awesome. Everything is quite organized and they are really friendly. Our guide Dan was very attentive and he explained us lots of curious things about the orangutans and the rainforest in general. The best guide we could have...More

Thank Malen22
Reviewed 10 June 2018

I cannot recommend this tour highly enough. We did the 3 day, 2 night tour with accommodation on the houseboat. Our guide came to pick us up from the airport and took us to the boat. The boat was spacious and comfortable, with beds, a...More

Thank Emma H
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We are a family of 4, 2 kids aged almost 12 and 14. Getting to pangkalanbuun was no easy feat. I have wanted to see these amazing beings in their natural environment for as long as I can remember. Fardi, the owner of Orangutan Houseboat...More

2  Thank bernadette985
Reviewed 20 April 2018

I am a travel agent and wanted to complete one of my bucket list wants. I was lucky to be able to Contact Fardi who is amazing he has 5 beautiful boats that are the best kept boats on the River they are clean and...More

1  Thank dianashir
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I cannot say enough good things about Fardy (sorry if I spelled it wrong) and his crew They are absolutely the best. We were a group of 37 with 4 boats for 6 days. Whatever we needed they made happen. The food was great the...More

Thank Don_aly
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We have just returned from a 3 day 2 night boat trip to Tanjung Puting National Park with Orangutan House Boat tour. It was truly incredible and we have made memories to last a lifetime. The trip was made so fantastic by the whole crew,...More

2  Thank WaterzJ
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Praise for our wonderful trip this past weekend on the three-day, two night tour. We so enjoyed our trip with Captain Agus, Rija, Ibu Irus, and of course Ponco. We had an incredible experience and also a relaxing one, and I want to send special...More

1  Thank amars866
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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Fabulous experience! This trip was the perfect combination of relaxation and adventure. Beautiful vistas, spectacular mornings, star filled nights. All that plus orangutans, monkeys, birds, and crocodiles! The crew were attentive and fun. The food was superb. We all agreed that this trip ranked right...More

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22 May 2018|
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Response from bernadette985 | Reviewed this property |
fardiborneanyahoocom You can follow him on Instagram as well. We highly recommend his company. Ohan was our guides name, he was very passionate about the orangutans and wildlife. Always available and engaged, but not... More
1 October 2017|
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Response from PQMLLN | Reviewed this property |
We flew from Jakarta with Trigana Air to Pangkalan Bun. You can only book this airline a few weeks in advance. So look for a date within the next 4 weeks and you probably will have more luck of finding a flight. And then... More
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We gave cash tips to the very hard working staff on the boat and pens and paper to the local kids