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Borneo Wildlife Marathon

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The Borneo Wildlife Marathon is an all inclusive package that gives you the opportunity to run in a scenic destination, interact with wildlife, meet the people and see incredible scenery.

Tired of running in the exact same places, doing the same things with the same people?

The Borneo Wildlife Marathon and Half-marathon gets you out of your traveling and running routine and gives you the chance to experience something new!

You will have the chance to interact with the locals, challenge yourself running and enrich your life leaving Borneo knowing that you have done something good by helping to save the Orangutans.

*Please note: By entering through Let's Do This, you will be paying a deposit only. The total price of the ticket will be $3,695, for which the event organizer will be in touch directly

How to enter the Borneo Wildlife Marathon

  1. Marathon Tour

    Run 26.2mi
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  2. Half Marathon

    Run 13.1mi
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  3. Ultra Marathon

    Run 50km
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Borneo Wildlife Marathon routes

The course travels through very pretty wooded areas, going around Bukit Tangkiling. There is a short section along the main road. There is also a section through the forest at the back of Eco Village.

Event Details

What’s Included
  • Domestic airfares Jakarta - Palangka Raya - Jakarta
  • Orangutan Odysseys Expedition Leader (Garry)
  • Accommodation in Jakarta / Palangka Raya (twin share - single supplement available)
  • 3 day / 3night Orangutan Tour
  • Accommodation on board our riverboat (klotok)
  • All meals as noted in the itinerary (B,L,D)
  • Race Entry, t-shirt, finishers medal and certificate
  • National park fees
  • All airport and city transfers
  • Boat Captain and assistants
  • Experienced local guides (basic english)
  • Donation included for one orangutan adoption
  • Ranger and local guide fees, boat mooring fees
  • Town tours
Raceday Logistics
Day 1 (12th March) Arrive Jakarta.
Day 2 (13th March) Palangkaraya - Official Welcome (Tours subject to flight schedule arrival).
Day 3 (14th March) Race Preview - Tangkiling Hill.
Day 4 (15th March) Race Day - Banquet Dinner & Presentations.
Due to high temperatures in this part of the world, the race will start early morning. The route is through village communities surrounding the Tangkiling Hill and along the Rungan River course. There will be water and hydration drinks provided along the route. The race will start at the Rungan Sari Resort and finish there. Half marathon is one loop, and 50km will do 2 loops plus additional 8 km side loop of the main trail. After the race, relax around the pool. Buffet lunch and easy time until gala dinner and race awards. (Optional time to arrange visit to Palangka Raya city or to walk to the nearest village or to join a cycling club on visit to local river waterhole - additional rate).
Day 5 (16th March) 3 day orangutan tour starts.
Day 6 (17th March) Orangutan Tour continue.
Day 7 (18th March) Orangutan Tour continues.
Day 8 (19th March) Depart Palangka Raya to Jakarta.

All proceeds will be donated to the Orangutan Project.

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Humid and mostly cloudy throughout the day.

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