BAKO NATIONAL PARK - SARAWAK (2014)

Discover the nature of Borneo

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$1,246.00
All about the Discover the nature of Borneo.

NOV 20 – DEC 21 / Daily Departure

Package Price:  Twin Share: $1246up  (Twin Sharing)
The Company reserves the right, at its discretion, to change or modify due to unexpected events. Prices are subject to booking confirmation.

 

What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Accommodation and meals (as per category options)
  • SIC: All Transfers & Tours are on Join-in Basis
  • Private: All Transfers & Tours are on Private basis
  • English speaking services
  • Entrance fees to places visited during tours (if applicable)
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • International/ Domestic flights
  • Meals not mentioned above
  • Optional Tours/ transfers
  • Early/ Late hours transfer surcharge
  • Guide/ Driver tipping
  • Hotel Peak season surcharge (dates and surcharges subject to change by hotels)
  • Compulsory Malaysia & State Taxes collected directly by hotels
  1. Day 1 Depart from Canada

    Depart from Canada to Malaysia

  2. Day 2 ARRIVAL KUCHING (-)

    Arrive Kuching Airport. Meet with your driver and transfer to hotel. Check-in to hotel. Rest of the day is at own leisure.
    (Overnignt in Kuching, 4*Riverside Majestic or similar)

  3. Day 3 Best of Kuching Bike Tour (B/-/-)

    This unique bike tour covers 85% of Kuching’s “Sights” as listed by the Lonely Planet, and much more! Discover the hidden gems of Kuching by seeing temples and monuments through the hidden lanes inside the heritage zone and indulge in a wide variety of popular authentic Sarawak local street foods, drinks, and desserts! After a relaxing cruise across the romantic Sarawak River on a traditional Sampan boat, we will guide you through off –the beaten track of the rural Malay Kampong and wooden bridges lining the banks of the great Sarawak River.
    Along the way, you can explore the vibrant and exotic open–air market of Kubah Ria. Experience the vibrant colour of tropical fresh fruits and vegetables, shop for local handicrafts at non–tourist prices, and discover a whole range of jungle produce including unique wild ferns, exotic vegetables, and plants. Stimulate your senses and discover Authentic Sarawak! You will go home with both your mind and soul enriched and your stomach fulfilled.
    Return to hotel afterwards, and rest of the day is at own leisure.
    (Overnignt in Kuching, 4*Riverside Majestic or similar)

  4. Day 4 Day trip to Bako National Park (B/L/-)

    Bako National Park is the oldest National Park, which offers the perfect introduction to the Sarawak forest and wild life. The park is located at the northern tip of Muara Tebas Peninsula. It can be reach by a half hour drive by coach and another 30 minutes by boat. The park has on area of 16 sq. km. of primary forest with an abundance of botanical treasures made up of 25 types of vegetation. Amongst this plant life is the carnivorous pitcher plant. Bako’s mangrove forest is home to the Proboscis Monkey, found only in Borneo. Other species found here are the Long-Tailed Macaques, Silver Leaf Monkeys, Monitor Lizards and Bearded Pigs. There are numbers of trails exploring the Park with a several indented sandy bays providing excellent swimming grounds. Lunch at the park canteen. Return to Kuching in the afternoon.
    (Overnignt in Kuching, 4*Riverside Majestic or similar)

  5. Day 5 KUCHING – SEMENGGOH – NANGA SUMPA (Ulu Ai Experience) (B/L/D)

    En-route visit the Semenggoh Orang Utan Rehabilitation Center. The Center is a temporary home for displaced Orang Utans also known as “men of the jungle”. They have been rescued from captivity or are young orphans and are trained or re –trained to survive in their natural surroundings. Take a walk on the trails and try to spot semi –wild Orang Utans. There are feeding times scheduled every day at the feeding platform.
    Continue journey and stop along the way stop at Lachau Bazaar. Stroll around the shops and the small native market and have an early lunch in a local coffee shop. Then continue your journey to Batang Ai Lake. Board a longboat and travel upriver to Nanga Sumpa, Settle in at the lodge and dinner.
    After dinner visit Nanga Sumpa longhouse. Relax on the ruai (common verandah) and spend time with the Iban people. Interact with the community; learn about their culture and enjoy some local rice wine.
    (Overnight in Nanga Sumpa, 4*Nanga Sumpa lodge or similar)

  6. Day 6 ENSELUAI WATERFALL – NANGA SUMPA (B/L/D)

    After breakfast, hike the jungle trails along the river. Then continue upriver by longboat. Our destination is the scenic Enseluai waterfall. Arrive at the waterfall and have time to relax, swim and enjoy the rainforest surroundings. Enjoy a riverside BBQ lunch prepared by your Iban hosts. Return to the lodge. After dinner visit Nanga Sumpa longhouse. Relax on the ruai (common verandah), spend time with the Iban people and enjoy some local rice wine.
    (Overnight in Nanga Sumpa, 4*Nanga Sumpa lodge or similar)

  7. Day 7 NANGA SUMPA – BATANG AI JETTY – KUCHING (B/L/-)

    Breakfast in the lodge. Afterwards, bid farewell to tribe and depart to Batang Ai jetty by boat. Depart to Kuching. Check-in to hotel and rest of the day is at own leisure.
    (Overnignt in Kuching, 4*Riverside Majestic or similar)

  8. Day 8 KUCHING – DEPARTURE (B/-/- )

    Breakfast at hotel. At leisure until pick-up to Kuching Airport for your onward departure flight.