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Camp Leakey

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Indonesia
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Campleakey station, see the orangutans feeding.......Capture every moment because the experience... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AMY_VSTA
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Pangkalan Bun, Indonesia
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Unforgettable!

I have deep respect for what they do at Camp Leakey! In fact, my entire journey through Tanjung... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Laur S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Campleakey station, see the orangutans feeding.......Capture every moment because the experience and memories will never happen again and will be remembered again....

Thank AMY_VSTA
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I have deep respect for what they do at Camp Leakey! In fact, my entire journey through Tanjung Puting was so much above my already high expectations! I had a relatively small Klotok boat (12 meter), but it was quite big for me and my...More

1  Thank Laur S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

A great place to see the orangutans! Need to take a boat! Wear long pants and long sleeves - you will sweat but you won't be bothered by the mosquitoes! We put on repellent on our face and neck and no issues while others were...More

Thank nriemen
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

There is about a 20-25 minute walk from the boat landing to the feeding platform. It is a flat path and an easy walk. Along the way is a visitor center with lots of info about the animals living there. We spent almost two hours...More

Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed 29 May 2017

While visiting Tanjung Puting NP, you will stop at Camp Leakey to observe orangutans feeding at a designated time of day. What makes this stop different from the others, is learning about the preservation efforts led by Dr. Birute Galdikas and her team of scientists,...More

Thank mwcw
Reviewed 22 May 2017

It was a great pleasure to see orangutans in a wilderness. Amazing memories, great pictures. The boat was very nice, food - amazing. About Camp Leakey - full respect for professor Birute Galdikas. We met her accidentally. You should come here, donate and sign every...More

Thank Beata W
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

If visiting the national park this site is a must. There is a small museum that is unbearably hot and you can meet the head ranger who is blind. Then walk to the feeding station 15 minutes before the bananas and corn and you will...More

Thank HvPssptWilTrvl
Reviewed 24 April 2017

It is obvious they are working hard for the orangutans in very tough conditions. It is definitely worth visiting.

1  Thank gwasshoppah
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This is the place that I want to visit again. But it's better if coming here not in the peak holiday season of June-July.

Thank Ivan P
Reviewed 27 March 2017

If you visit Tanjung Puting NP, you'll probably go to Camp Leakey. You'll get a taste of the work to protect the habitat of orangutans, greatly threatened by palm oil plantations. You'll also see orangutans close up, as most days they put out piles of...More

1  Thank JimnHilary
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Craigsfreedom
15 September 2017|
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Response from AMY_VSTA | Reviewed this property |
Hi craig .. for the cost you mean maybe you can directly ask one of the organizer tour and send your message via email you can see on the site that each they have or you can see in orangutansholiday .. i hope useful for you... More
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suzijon
6 February 2017|
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Response from Elvey | Reviewed this property |
Certainly do able, but expect to spend a full day or more travelling to get there from Vietnam. Flying via Jakarta to the airport near Kumai port then a 3/4 boat trip. I would break the trip by staying at the Rimba Eco lodge... More
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zibra2005
19 January 2017|
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Response from Zulham T | Property representative |
Hi Zibra, you can getting here from kuching → Pontianak → Pangkalan Bun, or kuching → Jakarta → Pangkalan Bun ( airplane ) and after pangkalan bun → Kumai . For orangutan tour surf beautifulorangutantour please. Kind regard
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