|Camping site at Cuan rive|
Visitors who want to go there need a least 4 days/ 3 nights to explore the biodiversity of rainforest ecosystem.
Here is the typical itinerary for those who want to go trekking and camping in Tambrauw mountains. We can provide a customized itinerary that is more suitable for the duration of your stay in West Papua.
Destination: Tropical Rainforest of Tambrauw Mountains of West Papua
How to get there?
- Fly from your country to Jakarta (the capital of Indonesia)
- Fly from Jakarta to Sorong city by domestic airlines such as Garuda, Lion Air, Express Air or Sriwijaya Air
- We will meet you at the airport of Sorong city to organize the tour for you.
|Soa-soa Lizard in Tambrauw Forest|
I will meet you in Sorong city
Together we will buy food at traditional market of Sorong
Transfer to Tambrauw regency
Walking into the jungle
Building tents at the first camp site
Overnight stay in the forest at the bank of Cuan river
We will wake up in the morning to have hot tea
After that we will walk to a place where we will watch Lesser Birds of Paradise
At around 10:00, we will dismantle our tents and continue walking deeper into the jungle
A long the way, we could see various flower plants, shrubs, trees and hear or watch birds flying in the sky.
We will build our tents at the side of the Cuan river and relax for a few hours while the locals prepare our lunch.
We can also see how the local Papuan villagers catch fish and shrimp using traditional fishing gear.
After lunch, we can take a rest for a while by swimming in the river or walk around the jungle again to explore the plants there.
Usually, birds gather in trees that have fruits. We can try to find the trees and watch the birds
We can arrange a night walk in the jungle to find bandicoot or cuscus possum.
At night when we sleep, we will hear the sounds of insects and the flow of water in the river. They become the natural music for us.
|Rainforest along the side area of Cuan river|
In the morning we can still explore a little more of the forest.
In the afternoon, we could dismantle our tents again and walk back to the main road. The forest is home to reptiles such as snakes, and soa-soa lizards; and Blyth's hornbills whose wings will flutter as they fly above us.
We will go to Sausapor town and had a little walking tour around this coastal town to see its people in their daily life.
Overnight stay in the guesthouse in Sausapor tow
Transfer to Sorong city
End of the tour
The tropical is the natural habitat of a lot of species of birds (including the ones from the family of Paradisaeidae), marsupial animals (cuscus possum, tree kangaroo, bandicoot), mammals (deers, wild pigs), trees, shrubs and flower plants (including orchids, rhododendron, and hibiscus), insects (including eupholus snout beetles and birdwing butterflies) and a lot more.
Taking a rainforest tour in Tambrauw mountains will be your great opportunity to discover the wealth ofits bio-divesity and see and experience tropical nature by yourself
To book this tour, Please, contact me by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Here is the location of Tambrauw Mountains
|Tambrauw Mountains - your rainforest tour destination|