Code: PAC 03
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• 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 Meritin Hotel (3*). (No meal)
Day 2 : Kuching City Tour
9am, 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 Museum. Return to hotel. Afternoon, free at own leisure. Overnight. At Meritin hotel (Breakfast included)
Day 3 : Semenggoh Orang Utan Centre / Bidayuh Longhouse & Hot spring
8am, depart to Semenggoh Orang Utan 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. Visitors are allowed to study and observe the orang utans at a distance.
After Semenggoh, depart to Annah Rais, a Bidayuh Longhouse. The Bidayuhs are known for the expert craftsmanship with bamboo and you will notice this in the structure of the longhouse. Tour the longhouse with your guide and observe the leisure-paced lifestyle of the natives. Among the interesting relics are the “Canon of Peace” and several human skulls which are about 100 years old. Lunch at longhouse. Proceed to nearby Hot Spring to relax and have a dip in the hot spring. After tour, return to Kuching. Afternoon, free at own leisure. Overnight. (Breakfast / Lunch included)
Day 4 : Bako National Park
8.30am, pick up from your hotel in Kuching and depart for a 45 minute drive to Bako Fishing Village. Continue by boat for a 30 minute cruise along the coast to reach Bako National Park. Visit the Park’s information centre and follow the trails to look for proboscis monkeys and other wildlife. After lunch, explore the park for bird watching and other wildlife. Journey back to the jetty for boat ride to Bako Village and return to Meritin hotel. Overnight. (Breakfast / Lunch included)
Day 5 : Wetland Wildlife Cruise / Damai Beach Resort
Own leisure till check out and transfer to Damai Beach Resort (3 star). Check in (Standard Room).
4.30pm, depart on a drive to a local Malay village located within Kuching Wetlands National Park. This tour takes you to cruise along the mangrove river towards the South China Sea in search of the elusive Irrawaddy dolphins (sightings depend on tidal conditions). Continue cruise along the river in search of the fascinating wildlife inhabiting the river mouths and mangrove forests. This is where you begin with a thrilling experience when sighting any estuarine crocodiles. Cruise along the mangrove to look for the Proboscis monkeys. The tour concludes with an amazing experience gazing at the fireflies that light up the darkness on mangrove trees (weather permitting). After cruise, return to resort. Overnight (Breakfast included)
Day 6 : Sarawak Cultural Village / Damai Beach Resort
9am, pick up from your hotel and proceed to Sarawak Cultural Village. The award winning Sarawak Cultural Village is a unique “living museum’ on a sprawling 17 acre site. It has seven representative ethnic houses with natives residing and making handicrafts. A trip here will enable you to gain a comprehensive insight into colourful traditions and cultures of the various races in Sarawak. Watch daily live performances highlighting the many vibrant dances of the people of Sarawak. After tour, return to Damai Beach Resort. Overnight. (Breakfast included)
Day 7 : Damai Beach Resort
Free at own leisure to enjoy the beach and resort facilities. Overnight at Damai Beach Resort. (Breakfast included)
Day 8 : Departure
Transfer to Kuching Airport for your departure flight. (Breakfast included)
Note: In accordance to the Malaysian Tourism Tax Act 2017, with effect from 1st Sep 2017, all foreign tourists/Non Malaysians 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.