This is the most famous of the three feeding stations found along the Sekonyer River in Tanjung Puting National Park. My spouse and I visited in mid-September 2018 when crowds were smaller than during the high season. Nevertheless, the boat congestion was still unbelievable on the river at the docking point. From there it was a long walk from the water to the feeding platform. The path was for the most part flat and very walkable.
Our guide had us arrive an hour prior to when the feeding would begin simply to avoid the horde of people arriving in their klotoks. We found many benches arranged in front of the elevated platform in the forest to accommodate the crowds, and because we were so early, my husband and I were able to select a seat in the front row.
Be aware that orangutans are not always gentle giants. Before the ranger arrived with bananas and pails of milk, two females (both with babies) began fighting in the trees just behind us. Branches broke, and they ended up in our midst, still fighting. Enraged, one of the females charged through our crowd to the front where we were seated. She was only finally subdued by the ranger who quickly distributed the food, and then sat by the platform the entire time to keep the peace--and to protect us!.
In addition to the many orangutans, we also saw 4 wild Bornean bearded pigs, and a very comedic gibbon that bounded in to steal bananas when the orangutans were not watching. All in all, it was a very fascinating and exciting visit!
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