Bako National Park Day Trip ~ Bako, Sarawak


Trip Description

The journey to this fabulous National Park will take approximately 45 minutes by road from Kuching and a 25 minutes boat ride from the National Park Boat Terminal at Bako Village.

Bako National Park (BNP) with its great biodiversity is one of the best places in Sarawak to spot wildlife in their natural surroundings. Commonly spotted here are the strange looking Proboscis Monkeys, Silver Leaf Monkeys, Long Tail Macaques, Bearded Pigs, Monitor Lizards and numerous species of birds.

Forest and vegetation types include beach vegetation, cliff vegetation, Kerangas or Heath Forest, Mangrove Forest, Mixed Dipterocarp Forest, Padang or Grasslands Vegetation and Peat Swamp Forest.

The many trails here offer varying attractions and may be undertaken dependent upon your level of fitness and interests. There is also the joy of swimming in the warm waters of the South China Sea at one of the secluded beaches subject to sea and weather condition.

Destination

Borneo ~ Sarawak ~ Kuching ~ Bako National Park

No of Pax

Minimum No. of Persons 2

Tour Code

BEx01

Duration

8 hours

Pick up Time

8.30am

What to Bring:

Shoes for trekking, Sunblock, Insect repellent , Water, snacks / high energy bars, Raincoat


*Don't forget to bring sense of adventure / fun / humor / enthusiasm and a flexible attitude!

Bako National Park Day Trip - Valid till 31st March 2017

Package Type Min No of Pax RM
Bako National Park Daytrip 2 310.00/pax
Includes:
◦ Land Transfers (Surcharge applies for resident of hotels outside Kuching City)
◦ Entrance Fee to BNP
◦ Boat transfer & life jackets
◦ An English speaking guide
◦ 6%GST

◦ Daytrip – Packed Lunch

Excludes:

◦Travel Insurance
◦Alcoholic or canned beverages
◦Gratuities to Local Staff (at your discretion)

Itinerary: Daytrip

0830 hours – Pickup from hotel and drive about 35 minutes to Bako Village. From the village, take about a 30-minute boat ride (depending on the tide) to the park situated on a peninsula. Bako is one of the best places in Sarawak to see wildlife in a natural setting. The various types of animals that are commonly spotted at Bako include the proboscis monkeys, silver leaf monkeys, long-tailed macaques, wild boars, monitor lizards and numerous species of birds.Forest types range from mangrove to kerangas (heath forest), tropical swamp vegetation, cliff vegetation and beach vegetation. There are several trails to follow inside the park depending on level of fitness and interest.

Journey back to the jetty for boat ride to Bako Village and return to your hotel. Arrive Kuching mid-afternoon. Please note schedule may depend on tide.

Cancellation/No Shows/Early Departures

If the required notice for the booking (or any part of the booking) is made 60 days or more from the scheduled date of arrival, the value of the entire booking (or part thereof) less administrative fee of RM30.00 per booking shall be refunded.

If the required notice for the booking (or any part of the booking) is made between 59 to 30 days from the scheduled date of arrival, the value of the entire booking (or part thereof) less cancellation fee of 25% shall be refunded.

If the booking (or any part of the booking) fails to arrive as scheduled or no show, the Property will charge cancellation or no-show fee equivalent to the full contracted rate for the whole period of stay for each room unutilised

Cancellation of:

• 56 days or more prior to departure, operator will retain 20% of the total booking costs;

• between 30 and 55 days prior to departure, operator will retain 50% of the total booking cost;

• less than 30 days prior to departure, operator will retain 100% of the total booking cost. You are strongly advised to take out cancellation insurance at the time of booking which will cover cancellation fees. If you leave a trip for any reason after it has commenced we are not obliged to make any refunds for unused services.

Operator may cancel a trip at any time prior to departure if, due to terrorism, natural disasters, political instability or other external events it is not viable for us to operate the planned itinerary. If we cancel your trip, you can transfer amounts paid to an alternate departure date or alternatively receive a full refund. In circumstances where the cancellation is due to external events outside our reasonable control, refunds will be less any unrecoverable costs. We are not responsible for any incidental expenses that you may have incurred as a result of your booking including but not limited to visas, vaccinations, travel insurance excess or nonrefundable flights.

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