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Karangranjang Cigenter Tour 4 Days 3 Nights

Karangranjang Cigenter Tour 4 days 3 nights, is the best option for those who want to enjoy the trekking trip through coastal forest to dense low land forest at the east part of Ujung Kulon peninsula. Canoeing trips up the Cigenter River are somewhat influenced by tides and trees across the river and if conditions are right the canoes can travel deep into the forest.

Karangranjang Cigenter Adventure Tour

Tour Duration : 4 Days / 3 Night
Boat Facility : Wooden Boat
Accommodation :  Homestay, Ranger House, Guest House
Departure : From Jakarta
Finish : At Jakarta
Trip Grade : Easy to Moderate
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Tour Organizer:  Ujung Kulon Ecotour

Itinerary

Day 1 : JAKARTA – SUMUR – TAMANJAYA

homestay tamanjaya

Depart Jakarta at about 7.30 pm, direct transfer to Labuan by private chartered vehicle. Take a break in Labuan for lunch at a Sundanees Restaurant. After lunch the car is to take us directly to Tamanjaya, the main gateway to Ujung Kulon National Park. Rest of the day is free, overnight at Tamanjaya homestay.

Day 2 : TAMANJAYA – KARANGRANJANG

After breakfast our local guide is to lead you to explore the east part of Ujung Kulon peninsula though rice field, secondary forest, primary forest on hilly area, low land forest and seashore vegetation along the south coast.

Trail-to-Karangranjang
Trail to Karangranjang by Dinny Srikandi

Within this route you may have chance to see wild animal such as: long tailed monkey, black monkey, wild boar, hornbill and many others.

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Burung Rangkong (Buceros rhinoceros) by Dinny Srikandi

In April 2018 a Javan Rhino named Samson was found dead at the beach of Karangranjang.

Samson Badak was dead
Samson is Dead by YABI

Based on the pathology test, the death of the adult male rhino was caused by intestinal colic. Microflora bacteria in the intestine released toxic that was spread to the whole body and damaged the organs of the rhino.

Ranger-House-Karangranjang
Karangranjgang Ranger House by Dinny Srikandi

Today’s trekking trip is ended at the ranger house to over night at Karangranjang ranger station.

Day 3 : KARANGRANJANG – LABAN – CIGENTER

morning sun shine at karangranjang
Morning Sun Shine at Karang Ranjang by Dinny Srikandi

Today’s trip begins with a short walk crossing the isthmus of the peninsula from Karangranjang to Laban. From Laban the boat is to take us to the estuary of Cigenter, we get into the mouth of the river by a rubber boat for the amazing canoeing trip following the river.

Canoeing on Cigenter River, Ujung Kulon National Park, Java, Indonesia

The vegetation at the both side of the river’s bank is dominated by “Nipah” palm, some kind of mangrove and low land plants. This river is one of the best place for wildlife watching in the Ujungkulon peninsula. In this locality we have more chance to see various wild animals such as: salt water crocodile, wild cattle, king fisher, hornbill, fish eagle and even Javan Rhino (if we are lucky).

Overnight at the cozy Handeuleum guesthouse.

Day 4 : HANDEULEUM ISLAND – TAMANJAYA– JAKATA

Guest House Handeuleum
Guest House Handeuleum by Herdiana Surahman

Situated among a group of small island just off the north eastern coast of the Ujung Kulon Peninsula, the Handeuleum Island area offers river experience with a variety of forests, wildlife and wetlands in a peaceful location away from main tourist routes.

Coastal Forest at Handeuleum Island
Coastal Forest at Handeuleum Island by Herdiana Surahman

This short forest walk across the island, the home of monkeys and deer, has views of the Peninsula coastline and adjacent island. We leave Handeuleum Island for Tamanjaya at about 9.00 and direct land transfer to Jakarta. End of the tour.

Note: The tour program is very much depends on the weather and therefore we can change it accordingly.

Price Including

Pick up service and transfer, private car and gasoline, high way, parking fee, coffee and tea, meals at Ujung Kulon, canoeing, room at Tamanjaya homestay, Karangranjang Ranger Station, Handeuleum Guest House,  mineral water and soft drink, fruits, wooden boat, entrance fee, Park ranger, Porter, mooring, crackers, and transfer back to Jakarta.

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