6D/5N Borneo Exclusive Package
Code: PAC 01
Rate : Please email us to enquire (Twin / Triple share)
• Based on seat in coach with a min of 2 adults
Day 1 : Arrive Kuching
Arrive KCH International Airport in the morning, meet and transfer to Riverside Majestic Hotel (4*). Check in. Dinner at Seafood restaurant. (Dinner included)
Day 2 : Kuching City Tour / Sarawak River Cruise
Morning, pick up from your hotel and depart for Kuching city tour to see most of the places of attraction around this historical city. Drive to see the gigantic cat statue, the mascot of Kuching city at Padungan before cruising through China Town. Stop at the Tua Pek Kong Temple, one of the oldest temples in Sarawak. Pass by the traditional Malay houses built on stilts. Winding through the heart of the city, look out for a majestic looking Astana, the former palace of White Rajah, but now the official residence of the Governor of Sarawak, the old Colonial Law Court House. Then, pass through the Clock Tower and a granite obelisk built in memory of Rajah Charles Brooke. Visit to the Urang Sarawak Exhibition. Return to hotel.
Evening, depart to the jetty and enjoy a relaxing cruise along the Sarawak river to view this interesting city from the river. Take in the sights of the waterfront, malay villages, Fort Margherita, Astana, Square Tower and many more. This trip offers a panoramic view of the fast developing Kuching city, where the presence of the old buildings stands amidst modern ones. After cruise, return back to hotel. Overnight. (Breakfast included)
Day 3 : Semenggoh Orang Utan / Aiman Batang Ai Resort
Start your journey to Semenggoh Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre situated about ½ hour drive from Kuching, here, the orang utans are being nurtured to readapt themselves to the jungle life. You will have the chance to observe the Semi-Wild Orang Utans coming out of the forest for the feeding time. Continue journey to Batang Ai, along the Pan Borneo Highway, passing through the beautiful sceneries of rural villages, towns and gardens of pepper, rubber and rice fields. You will travel 275 km by road, with a few stops along the way: the first stop is in Serian town, where you will stop for refreshments. You may wish to make some last minute shopping for insect repellent or for gifts for the Ibans at Serian. You may also visit a fascinating native fruit and vegetable market. Next stop would be to the pepper farm and thereafter to “Lachau”, a small upcountry Chinese village, for lunch. (Here barter trade still exists between the natives of Kalimantan, the Chinese shop owners and the natives of Sarawak.). After lunch, proceed to the final stage of the journey and arrive at the beautiful Batang Ai Lake. At the jetty, you will take a ferry across the lake to reach the Aiman Batang Ai Longhouse Resort, the ferry ride will take approximately 15-20 mins. After checking in, the rest of the day is free at your own leisure, to enjoy the many facilities at this resort. Dinner & overnight at Aiman Batang Ai Longhouse Resort (3*). (Breakfast/lunch/dinner included)
Day 4 : Aiman Batang Longhouse Resort / Batang Ai National Park
Proceed with a scenic 1½ hour longboat ride to Batang Ai National Park. Depart on a nature trail with your guide. At the end of the trek, have a cooling dip in the clear water of the river while lunch is prepared traditionally in bamboo by the Ibans at the river bank. Otherwise, go straight to the picnic area and have a cooling dip while the Ibans prepare lunch. Return to Aiman Batang Ai Resort. Dinner & overnight at resort. (Breakfast/picnic lunch/dinner included)
Day 5 : Aiman Batang Ai Longhouse Resort / Iban Longhouse Excursion / Kuching
Check out, proceed by boat to Batang Ai Jetty. Continue by van to the Lemanak jetty where the Ibans will take you on a 45 minutes longboat ride up the Lemanak River to their longhouse. Proceed with the introduction of the longhouse and its residents. The highlight of the visit will be the Welcoming Ceremony by the Ibans as an appreciation of the visit to their longhouse followed by a demonstration on using a blowpipe. Continue with the Ibans on a short trek through their plantation; see their animal trapping methods and their burial grounds. Boatride back to the jetty followed by drive back to Kuching with stopover at Lachau for lunch. Check in at Riverside Majestic Hotel . (Breakfast/Lunch included)
Day 6 : Departure
Pick up from hotel and transfer to Kuching Airport for your departure flight (Breakfast inclusive)
|Adult (Twin)||Single Supplement|
|RM2920 per person||RM815 per person|
> Return airport-hotel transfer based on Seat-in-Coach
> Accommodation, meals, land and boat transfers as mentioned
> Activities, entrance fees & meals as stated
> English speaking guide
Terms & Conditions:
> This package is for a min of 2 persons.
> Advance reservations are required
> Rates are based on seat in coach
> Rates are nett and in Ringgit Malaysia
> Child (Below 12 yrs) – 70% of Adult rate
> Items not utilized in this package are non-refundable and non-exchangeable
> Items not included in the itinerary are chargeable at extra cost.
> Midnight transfer (11pm – 6am) surcharge to/from City Hotels @ RM10 pp
Peak Season Surcharge :
peak season : Riverside Majestic Hotel @ RM85 per room night (12 – 16 July 2018)’. Aiman Batang Ai Resort @ RM45 per room night.(1 July – 31 August 2018)
Items to Bring:
• Rain coat, cap or hat.
• Torchlight, Sun block lotion.
• Trek shoes & Sandals.
• Insect Repellent.
• Simple gifts or stationeries for local children
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.