9 Days Koroway Tree House Adventure — Alfa Prima Tours & Travel

9 Days Koroway Tree House Adventure

Papua province is the largest and easternmost province of Indonesia.The total area is about 319,000 square km with a population of about 3,5 million people. The motto of Papua is Karya Swadaya(Sanskrit)means; work with one’s own might. 83% of the Papuans identified themselves as Christian(65% Protestant and 18% Roman Catholic), 16% of the Papua populations is Muslim and 1% Buddhist or Hindu. The city of Jayapura is the capital, also the largest city of Papua built on a slope overlooking the bay. Central east-west mountain range dominates the geography of the island over 1,600 km in total length.The province contains the highest mountains between the Himalayas and the Andes rising up to 4,884 metres high and ensuring a steady supply of rain from the tropical atmosphere.

The southern and northern lowlands stretch for hundreds of kilometres and include lowland rainforests, extensive wetlands, savanna grasslands and expanses of mangrove forest.
The Lorentz National Park in the southern lowlands is a UNESCO world heritage site.
Papua has an estimated 16,300 species of plant, 124 genera of which are endemic.Papua’s knwon forest fauna includes; marsupials, other mammals, bird species such as parrots and cockatoos and the world largest butterflies.
The waterways and wetlands of Papua are also home to salt and freshwater crocodile, flying foxes, osprey, bats and other animals.

Day 1
Jayapura Arrival – Dekai/Yahokimo

Arrive at Sentani airport of Jayapura, you will be met by your guide and catch a regular flight to Dekai/Yahokimo with schedule at 11:00, it will be depend on weather.  (baggage allowed for these flight is 15kg only per passenger, as you can leave your unnecessary baggage in Jayapura with us before leaving. (please note: the flights are delayed very often due bad weather, technical problem, operational of flight). Make more preparation in Dekai for the next day by charter motorized canoe. Rest of the day you may walk around Dekai villages  to explore Dekai small town.. These flight very often delayed or canceled due to bad weather. If canceled you shall be transfer to hotel and overnight stay in Jayapura again.

Day 2
Braza River – Koroway Territory

Transfer by Jeep to Lokpon and today travel by motorized canoe through Brazza River for approx 6-8hours.  From Brazza river up to Kolf River on destination to Mabul or baygon. Depends with rivers high condition, sometime the water river down to 1 meter (low tide), the boat have to be slower. Arrive at afternoon or at night.  Overnight in the village of Mabul or upper of Mabul (Baygon).

Day 3
Adventure

You will spend these 03 days adventure in some of the most pristine lowland rain forest in the world. Along the way you will stay with the various tribes those inhabit the region. Start your adventure by walking through the dense jungle, swampy, and sometime walking up the single log. Your porter will help you in the hard or difficult trail. After 4-6 hours walking you arrive the first Koroway camp (where some Koroway tribes life). The Koroway tribes live in the jungle only with their family or relatives, as they never stay in one big compound. You can found 3 or 4 Tree houses in one camp only. Caused they are nomad peoples and they never life for such a long time in the one places, they have to move to one and another places to get more food and animals to be hunted. Stay and overnight at tents.

Day 4
Adventure

You will spend these 03 days adventure in some of the most pristine lowland rain forest in the world. Along the way you will stay with the various tribes those inhabit the region. Start your adventure by walking through the dense jungle, swampy, and sometime walking up the single log. Your porter will help you in the hard or difficult trail. After 4-6 hours walking you arrive the first Koroway camp (where some Koroway tribes life). The Koroway tribes live in the jungle only with their family or relatives, as they never stay in one big compound. You can found 3 or 4 Tree houses in one camp only. Caused they are nomad peoples and they never life for such a long time in the one places, they have to move to one and another places to get more food and animals to be hunted. Stay and overnight at tents.

Day 5
Adventure

You will spend these 03 days adventure in some of the most pristine lowland rain forest in the world. Along the way you will stay with the various tribes those inhabit the region. Start your adventure by walking through the dense jungle, swampy, and sometime walking up the single log. Your porter will help you in the hard or difficult trail. After 4-6 hours walking you arrive the first Koroway camp (where some Koroway tribes life). The Koroway tribes live in the jungle only with their family or relatives, as they never stay in one big compound. You can found 3 or 4 Tree houses in one camp only. Caused they are nomad peoples and they never life for such a long time in the one places, they have to move to one and another places to get more food and animals to be hunted. Stay and overnight at tents.

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