In this tour, you will get to meet the Banjarese people, visit the floating market, trek in the Meratus Mountains, bamboo rafting down the Amandit River, and much more.
Check out what we are going to do.
Feel free to personalize this offer.
The most interesting part to get in touch of local Banjarese people.
Upon arrival in Banjarmasin meet at the airport transfer to Hotel. 17: 00 Pm by motor boat see the Venice of the east. The local people live by each side of canal. Children jumping into the canal and the local washing them self (bathing) over nigh. ( A Complement tour Depend on your arrival time )
By motor boat cruise up Martapura river pass some villages along the river side, enjoy the beautiful Sun rise. After an hour trip you will be “Surprising” by a hundreds of canoes floating down the slow stream do the business between the farmer and the buyer. Back to the hotel.
Trekking, Hiking, Bamboo rafting and See The Dayak at Loksado, Nagara
Drive 170 km north to the last big town where you will have lunch before driving another 30 km to where you walk begins. You will walk for half an hour crossing river by suspended bamboo bridge before arriving in the long house of the hilly Dayak people where you will spend the night.
Walk for 4 hours in to the rain forest of the Meratus mountains enjoying the peaceful beauty and wild life of the surroundings get shower by the water fall in the middle of nowhere, while the guide cook for lunch, relaxing. In the afternoon back to the village stay overnight.
Walk down to the river, Boarding on Bamboo raft down the Amandit river and enjoy the fun and excitement as you ride the rapids along the way. A memorable experience you won’t forget in a hurry. Drive back to Kandangan and having lunch.
After lunch drive to Nagara 35Km, sightseeing around ( See the traditional black smith and pottery ) after that take a boat visit the Byres where the swimming buffaloes has to go home from swimming around the swamp for food. Drive back to Banjarmasin.
- Land transportation
-Accommodations :# Simple local house during the trek only#
-English speaking guide,
-Motorized boat for Floating Market, canal excursion, Boat for swimming buffaloes
-Meals as stated on program
-Transfer in / Out Airport
-First and last lunch during the trek.
-Flight/Bus Tickets in / out Banjarmasin
-Personal expenses, and all the things that we does not write in this itinerary, including Travel Insurance. Highly recommended to prepared your own Travel insurance.
-Cancellation/delay of the flight is not our responsibility
Program above are very flexible and possible to be changing depend on what interesting we found during the trip. I there some interesting information we get from the locals, like any ceremony of the Hilly Dayaks we will inform to you and discussed.