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Borneo Travel Guide


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borneo flickr NeilsPhotography 240x300 Borneo Travel GuideIt is not for nothing that Borneo is listed as one of the world’s best tourist destinations. Indeed, this island offers you one of the best travel experiences when it comes to scenery, trekking, wildlife and unspoilt fauna that nature has to offer.

The first thing you will notice when you arrive in Borneo is the exotic culture of the people, which comprise more than 30 ethnicities and who still retain their traditional way of life to this day. This is in itself is enticing and worth exploring, and making use of the Borneo travel guide to guide you around will help you find places that are interesting to you and full of experiences you’ll want to savor.

Borneo is also famous for its breathtaking natural habitat. From the natural wonders that dot the landscape, including the jungle at Sabah, one of the few unspoilt habitats in the world, where the biggest flower, the Rafflesia is found, you will have a unique chance to savor an experience unlike any other. Some activities that you can look forward to include bird watching, white water rafting, and river safaris. Eco tours in Borneo have become very popular in recent years, as well.

A Borneo travel guide book will come in handy to ensure that you are able to plan and enjoy as many activities as possible, without missing the best opportunities in the midst of all the excitement.

One popular guidebook is the Borneo Footprint Travel Guide which you can buy online. This is the third edition, which has been fully revised to cover everything you need to know to get off the beaten path and discover this beautiful island.

Lonely Planet guidebooks are always a popular choice, too, especially for budget travelers and backpackers. Information about Borneo is present in Lonely Planet Borneo and Southeast Asia on a Shoestring, which might be a smart purchase if you plan to visit other parts of the region before or after your trip to Borneo.

Another Borneo guidebook to check out is the Bradt Travel Guide for Borneo, especially if you are big into nature and the outdoors. This book provides more information on fauna and flora than most other Borneo guidebooks.

Although not technically a guidebook, a favorite among adventurers is Stranger in the Forest: On Foot Across Borneo. Author Eric Hansen tells about his reactions to isolation, unexpected challenges and the tropical forest environment during his aventurous walk.

If you are curious about the orangutans that are native to Borneo, Reflections of Eden: My Years with the Orangutans of Borneo is just the book for you. Then, once you get to Borneo, if you want to see orangutans with your own eyes the national parks in west and central Kalimantan including Gunung Palon and Kayan Mentarang offer unspoilt views.

No matter what your interest or price point, there are a variety of books that will inspire you to get to know Borneo and help you decide the best places to go when you are there!

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