Who we are

We work to fulfill demand of common travelers, birdwatchers, and travelers with special interest from basic to comfort standards, assist in arranging travel documents and permits to remote areas, supply clients with any necessary information on many destinations, build contacts with local guides at each site, and arrange air tickets to most destinations in Indonesia.

Politarius, The Founder

Born in central Kalimantan (Indonesian part of Borneo), grew up amongst Bornean hunters & farmers, and now lives in Jakarta. His first involvement in tourism was in ’90 when he was about 19 years old by helping a group of 20 Scandinavian on trekking on Meratus Mountain Ranges in South Kalimantan. Since then he develops his knowledge and experience on organizing tours from simple one to expedition category such as crossing Borneo from Central to Eastern.

For the last 20 years he has expanded his work by leading and organizing several different types of tours to Sumatera, Java, Bali, Lesser Sunda Islands, Sulawesi, Moluccas and Papua.

Besides organizing and leading tours he is involved on a non government organization; www.simpulindonesia.org, an organization active on Indonesia ecotourism development, community based tourism, and environment campaign.

His non-tourism experience is when he worked part time on South and Central Kalimantan Production Forest Project. This is a pilot project to construct a guideline design for and assist timber concession holder to achieve certification on its timber.

Our Team and Network

SUMARAJA

SUMARAJA

Born in a place not far from Bogor, a city known for its botanical garden. He has worked with local community on Ecotourism Product Development as Means to Supplant Illegal Logging in Tangkahan area of Leuser National Park, North Sumatra.

He is very popular escort for well known birdwatching tour leader and has been involved in handling birdwatching to the Islands of Sumatera, Java, Lesser Sunda and Molucca (remote eastern Indonesia)

AHMAD LISAWAN MANARA

AHMAD LISAWAN MANARA

 “Iwan” as he is called by friends, from Medan, North Sumatera. He has conducted general tours and special interest tours in Nothern Sumatera wherein exploring Bukit Lawang, Lake Toba and Batak culture are amongst his specialties. He is co-founder North Sumatera Ecotourism Forum. He has taken part on training for ecotourism tour products and its marketing in Holland. Besides being active in tourism he is also developing his skill on filming by setting up Wan’s Production Studio. He speaks English and Spanish.

ROMAN

ROMAN

He spends many years to conduct and organize exploration to one of the most devastated volcano eruptions in 19th century named Krakatoa and also to the last home of Javan Rhino on Ujung Kulon National Park. He also leads cultural exploration on Baduy village, one of ethnic groups in western part of Java. He expands his interest on avifauna which has brought him into several journeys with remarkable international bird tour leader to Sumatera, Java, Bali, Lesser Sunda, Sulawesi, Halmahera and Papua

SUMARAJA

SUMARAJA

Born in a place not far from Bogor, a city known for its botanical garden. He has worked with local community on Ecotourism Product Development as Means to Supplant Illegal Logging in Tangkahan area of Leuser National Park, North Sumatra.

He is very popular escort for well known birdwatching tour leader and has been involved in handling birdwatching to the Islands of Sumatera, Java, Lesser Sunda and Molucca (remote eastern Indonesia)

AHMAD LISAWAN MANARA

AHMAD LISAWAN MANARA

 “Iwan” as he is called by friends, from Medan, North Sumatera. He has conducted general tours and special interest tours in Nothern Sumatera wherein exploring Bukit Lawang, Lake Toba and Batak culture are amongst his specialties. He is co-founder North Sumatera Ecotourism Forum. He has taken part on training for ecotourism tour products and its marketing in Holland. Besides being active in tourism he is also developing his skill on filming by setting up Wan’s Production Studio. He speaks English and Spanish.

ROMAN

ROMAN

He spends many years to conduct and organize exploration to one of the most devastated volcano eruptions in 19th century named Krakatoa and also to the last home of Javan Rhino on Ujung Kulon National Park. He also leads cultural exploration on Baduy village, one of ethnic groups in western part of Java. He expands his interest on avifauna which has brought him into several journeys with remarkable international bird tour leader to Sumatera, Java, Bali, Lesser Sunda, Sulawesi, Halmahera and Papua