Borneo Travel Advice - Operation Wallacea

Expedition Information

Borneo Travel Advice

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Please read each of the sections below carefully. They provide important information relevant to your Operation Wallacea expedition in Borneo, including travel recommendations prior to your expedition commencing. Of course, should you require further assistance please do not hesitate to contact your nearest Operation Wallacea office.

School groups that have chosen a fully inclusive expedition package do not need to book their own flights or in-country travel as these will be provided by Operation Wallacea.

Booking International Flights

Groups need to book international flights to arrive into Balikpapan on the Sunday before the expedition starts and to depart Balikpapan on the Saturday after the expedition finishes.

Packaged School Groups

Operation Wallacea will be in contact with the group leader directly and will provide you with a fully inclusive quote for your international flights, internal travel and expedition costs.

Non-Packaged School Groups (booking your own international flights)

If you are booking your own international flights departing from a country other than the US, then we recommend that you contact the following air suppliers who are all familiar with the Operation Wallacea expedition programme and will be able to provide you with a competitive quote.

Travel Nation
Tel: 01273 964 034

STA Travel
Tel: 0161 667 0083

For those booking flights from the US please email their preferred travel partner

When you have booked and confirmed your flights you should enter all the details through the Opwall portal and email a copy of your itinerary or E-ticket to