Code: KCH 17
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- Based on seat in coach with a min of 2 adults
- Recommended minimum age for child is 6 years old
Day 1 Kuching / Iban Longhouse (Batang Ai)
0900am, pick up from your hotel in city area (TBA) and depart for a four hour drive to the jetty. There will be stop-overs en-route which is at Serian – a Dayak trading town and Lachau for lunch. On arrival at the jetty, proceed by motorized longboat up river to the Longhouse. Afternoon, tour the longhouse and watch the natives at work making mats, baskets, handicrafts and mending fishing nets. After dinner, join in the fun filled evening with the traditional dance and enjoy the locally brewed rice wine known as ‘Tuak’. Overnight at the longhouse. (Lunch/Dinner included)
Remarks: Very basic accommodation at longhouse. Mattress, pillow, blanket & mosquito net provided. Sleeping in the ‘Ruai’, communal covered walkway of the longhouse. Kindly note that we will be visiting the Iban Longhouse at Batang Ai. (No guesthouse or PVT Room. Shared bathroom).
Day 2 Iban Longhouse / Kuching
After breakfast, witness a blowpipe demonstration and a jungle walk with guide highlighting the various plants which the natives use for food, making traditional medicine and handicraft. Return downriver and overland drive back to Kuching. Lunch en route journey. Visit a local small pepper farm along the way. Drop off at your hotel (TBA) (Breakfast/Lunch included)
Thing to bring/wear – Disposable raincoat, cap, sunblock lotion, insect repellent, drinking water, flashlight, personal toiletries and other items of personal use. Use good walking shoe and bring a pair of flat sandal. Make your overnight pack waterproof by covering contents with large plastic bags. Comfortable cotton T-shirts with long or short pants recommended.
Note: In accordance to the Malaysian Tourism Tax Act 2017, with effect from 1st Sep 2017, all foreign tourists will be charged a flat rate of RM10 per room per night in any registered tourist accommodation premises and this is collected directly by the hotels/resorts/lodges upon check in. The Tourism Tax (TTx) is mandatory under Malaysian Law. Tourism Tax is not included in this package.