Kinabatangan river, Borneo rainforest tour

August 19 - 21, 2008

Three days guided tour to Bilit, along the Kinabatangan river, in the middle of Borneo rainforest, where there are monkeys, proboscit monkeys, orang utans, colorful birds and many other endemic species. Overnight accommodation in a lodge along the river.

Kinabatangan river lodge Borneo lodge
Bilit lodge Kitabatangan river, Borneo, Malaysia
One of the many lodges along Kinabatangan river in Borneo (Sabah, Malaysia), near Bilit. From the lodge, half day tours are available by motorized canoe or trekking in the jungle.

 

Kitabatangan river, Borneo, Malaysia Kitabatangan river, Borneo, Malaysia
Kitabatangan river, Borneo, Malaysia Kitabatangan river, Borneo, Malaysia
Kitabatangan river, Borneo, Malaysia Kitabatangan river, Borneo, Malaysia
Kitabatangan river, Borneo, Malaysia Kitabatangan river, Borneo, Malaysia
Borneo tour by motorized canoe in Kinabatangan river. The tour is available at different time of the day, to see different wildlife.

 

Proboscis monkey Proboscis monkey
Proboscis monkey Proboscis monkey
Proboscis monkey Proboscis monkey
Proboscis monkeys are Borneo endemic and are featured by a very large nose.

 

Proboscis monkey Proboscis monkey
Proboscis monkey Proboscis monkeys playing on trees in Borneo rainforest.

 

Proboscis monkey
A proboscis monkey with a small baby.

 

Monitor lizard Monitor lizard
A monitor lizard.

 

Epiphyte

 

Macaque monkey Macaque monkey
Macaca monkey In this area of Borneo there are two different species of macaque monkeys (Macaca), with different tail's lenght (one short and one longer).

 

Macaca monkey
The jungle's eyes.

 

Borneo birding Uccelli nel Borneo
Borneo birds Birding
The borneo rainforest is a paradise for birding.

 

Crocodilia
A small crocodilia.

 

Ox Bow lake, Borneo Ox Bow lake, Borneo
The Ox Bow lake can be reached by one hour trekking from Bilit lodge.


 

Borneo rainforest, Malaysia
Trekking in the jungle.

 

Snake bird Snake bird
This bird lives in Ox Bow lake. It is called "snake bird" because when he swims, he looks like a snake.

 

Stick insect
A stick insect.

 

Borneo rainforest, Malaysia Borneo rainforest, Malaysia
Trekking in Borneo rainforest: roots very stragely shaped.


 

Borneo rainforest, Sabah

 

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