Tanjung Puting

Tanjung Puting National Park has some eco system as dry tropical forestland, lowland, freshwater, swamp and coastal forests. Tanjung Putin National Park is dominated by lowland forest plants, such as: Jelutung, Ramin, Meranti, Keruing and also Rattan. Endangered species and should be protected inhabit Tanjung Puting National Park, they are Pongo, proboscis monkey, leaf monkey, Honey Bear, Malayan mouse deer, leopard, cat and some others.

Tanjung Puting National Park into rehab Pongid or Pongo and rehabilitation pongid and has 3 locations: Camp Leakey, Tanjung Harapan and Pondok Tanggui. Pongid of Borneo has dark reddish fur and tail. As they get older, cheek meat men will come out, like pillow. The more they get older and the cheeks will grow bigger.

Some interest objects in Tanjung Puting National Park:

  • Tanjung Harapan
    Tanjung Harapan is the first station to get rehabilitation process pongid. It is in the middle of swamp forest and it is available for guesthouse, information centre, tracks and paths
  • Pondok Tanggui
    Orangutan who has gone through phases of wild in Pondok Tanggui are moved to the cottage. They are constantly monitored and avoided direct contact with humans
  • Camp Leakey
    The company was founded in 1971 in the middle of primary forest. As a location for pongid semi wild and feral, as well as younger pongid and birth to age of 3 years
  • Natai Lengkuas
    This is research station in Tanjung Puting proboscis and there can see other animals along the river cruise