Tanjung Puting National Park is one of the most popular destinations in Borneo for those seeking a nature and wildlife experience. Located in the Central Kalimantan province, the park is home to a large number of animal. It is especially notable for being one of the few places where you can observe orangutans in their natural habitat. To get there, you must first take a flight to Pangkalan Bun, the nearest town to the nature reserve.
The Sekonyer River meanders through the jungle, offering visitors a breathtaking view of tropical forests and wildlife. It is common to see monkeys jumping from tree to tree while exotic birds sing and snakes slither through the branches. Exploring the park aboard a traditional boat called Klotok is the best way to admire the rich fauna and flora of Borneo, which includes the famous orangutans, an endangered species that inhabits the park. In addition, you will x spot proboscis monkeys, crocodiles, exotic birds and much more wildlife.
The Tanjung Puting National Park has several camps and attractions, but none is more famous than Camp Leakey. This orangutan rehabilitation center was established in the 1970s by Dr. Biruté Galdikas, a Canadian anthropologist who spent years studying and living with orangutans in the Bornean jungle. Visitors can walk through the camp and learn about the lives of these fascinating animals and their conservation efforts.
This trip is a unique experience that will allow you to connect with nature and discover the animal essence that lives within you. While visiting Tanjung Puting is an unforgettable experience, it is important to remember the significance of conservation. Deforestation and poaching are serious threats to orangutans and other forest dwellers in Tanjung Puting. By supporting local communities that work on sustainable tourism projects and conservation efforts through organizations, we can help protect the nature reserve for future generations.
In conclusion, Borneo and Tanjung Puting National Park are perfect destinations for those who seek to explore nature in its purest form, and contribute to the conservation of wildlife in one of the most remarkable places on earth.
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