4 Days 3 Nights Kuching & Batang Ai Longhouse Safari Package - Sarawak Borneo
En route you will have a brief stopover at small native town called Serian for chance to experience the busy daily wet market and witness some of the rare jungle produce brought by the native from the deep jungle to sell to the town folks. A brief lunch break will be at “Lachau” – small popular “cowboy” town for Indonesian natives from the nearby Kalimantan border town to do barter trade without the proper document. You could do your last minute shopping for the visiting gift to present to your Iban host.
Borneo ~ Sarawak ~ Kuching ~ City
Minimum no. of Persons
Place of Departure
Daily (booking in advance is required)
4 Days 3 Nights Kuching & Batang Ai Longhouse Safari Package ~ valid till 31st December 2017
(rates based on per person per package)
for Malaysians, Indonesians, Bruneians & Singaporeans only
Package above is inclusive of :
- 02 night accommodation at City Hotel of your choice.
- 01 night accommodation at Hilton Batang Ai Longhouse Resort.
- 03 Breakfast, 02 Lunch & 01 Dinner.
- Guided Kuching City & Shopping Tour, 2 Days 1 Night Traditional Iban Longhouse Safari and Sarawak Pottery Factory. (All guided tours are included of entrance fee)
- Airport – Hotel – Resort / Guesthouse– Airport return transfer.
- Experienced English / Mandarin / B.M. speaking guide.(on request)
- 6% GST
Package above excludes:
- Airfare & Airport Taxes.
- Tipping for guide/driver @ min. (RM 5 per pax per day.)
- Optional Tour.
- Travel Insurance & Personal MISC Expenses.
Items to bring :
* Flat shoes with good gripping soles, light cotton clothing, torch light, insect repellent, raincoat, towel, swim wear, own drinking bottle
Child Rate (3-11 yrs):
Children under 12 years old ( Share ½ Twin ) will be charged 90% of the adult rate
Children under 12 years old ( With extra bed ) will be charged 75% of the adult rate
Children under 12 years old ( Without bed ) will be charged 60% of the adult rate
- Cat Museum Close for Public Holiday
- Strictly for Malaysian, Indonesian, Brunei & Singaporean only.
- Sequence of the tour is subject to change.
- Surcharges & Peak Season subject to change without prior notice.
- S.O.T. = Suggest Optional Tour is chargeable accordingly to the tour tariff).
- Peak season surcharge during New Year 1st January, Labour Day 1st May, Hari Raya Puasa 1 st. and 2nd Day, Gawai Dayak 1st. and 2nd June, Christmas 25th December RM50per person per day.
- Peak season surcharge during Chinese New Year RM84 per person per day. (28th -30th Jan 2017)
Hotel’s Peak season apply to;
3* Abell, The Lime Tree, M hotel, Harbour View S/C RM31P/N (14-16July 2017)
4*Grand Margherita, Ariva Gateway, Citadines, S/C RM42P/N (14th-16th July 2017)
5* Pullman, Hilton, Riverside, Waterfront Hotel S/C RM53P/N (14th – 16th 2017)
**Please Note that there will be a non-refundable handling charge on payment made. Conditions apply.
Items to bring :
* flat shoes with good gripping-soles * light cotton clothing * torch light * Insect repellent * raincoat * towel * swim wear * own drinking bottle* personal toiletries.
4 Days 3 Nights Kuching & Batang Ai Longhouse Safari Package (GLT 68)
Day 01 Arrival – Kuching City & Shopping Tour
Meet upon arrival at Kuching International Airport. Then, proceed for 3 hours Kuching City Tour. Experience the beauty of multi-racial community and see places of interest & the essential part of Kuching includes the building of the White Rajah, (Colonial Law Court, Clock Tower, Charles Brooke Memorial, Post Office, Square Tower), bustling Chinatown, Chinese Temple. Discover the treasure of Sarawak Museum , Sightseeing to Astana, Malay Village & Kuching Water Front. After tour complete; assist transfer to hotel for check in.
Day 02 Traditional Iban Longhouse Safari (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Breakfast at the hotel, morning check out from the hotel and proceed for TRADITIONAL IBAN LONGHOUSE SAFARI. A village of 20 – 25 “bilek” or rooms (each for one family) all under one roof of a long stretch wooden house standing on stilts. The expedition will begin with a 4 hours car ride passing through the scenic greenery countryside. The vast land on both side of the road are can be seen dotted with vegetable farms, padi fields, rubber, pepper oil palm and cocoa plantations which generated some of the top revenue earner crops of Sarawak. En route you will have a brief stopover at small native town called Serian for chance to experience the busy daily wet market and witness some of the rare jungle produce brought by the native from the deep jungle to sell to the town folks. A brief lunch break will be at “Lachau” – small popular “cowboy” town for Indonesian natives from the nearby Kalimantan border town to do barter trade without the proper document. You could do your last minute shopping for the visiting gift to present to your Iban host. The car ride will end at a riverbank where a further native longboat ride will take you upstream. Boat ride journey varies depending on which longhouse and water level of the river from 20 min to nearly an hour. Poling under tress bending protectively over the river and shooting rapids (during dry season, you might be required get down and help the boatman to drag the boat for a short distance) before arriving at your destination. Upon arrival at the Longhouse, you can tour around the longhouse while the “semi-wild” boars and hunting dogs running nearby. You can mingle with the Longhouse folks & talk about their daily activities and the communal style of living at the Longhouse or share your side of the story. The Iban maidens and “warriors” will perform a welcome dance while “tuak” – the locally brewed rice wine are served as welcome drink. Demonstration of their favourite gambling game – “cock fighting” and using of the blowpipe will be held at the open space. This is a chance for you to try on this popular leisure game and polish your skill of using the deadly weapon – “blowpipe”. You will then be brought back to the riverbank to proceed for a short car ride and another 20 minutes boat ride will bring you to the luxury longhouse resort. For those who have more energy to spare can join the Nature Walk led by the in-house “naturalist”. The 2 km jungle trekking will bring you into the unspoilt jungle nearby the resort to learn about plants and animals that enable the native to survive without modern facilities. There will a 60 meter long “canopy walk” hanging 30 meters above the ground and a 40 meter high tree platform to enable you to enjoy a good bird eyes view of the surrounding. Dinner is provided. Overnight at Aiman Batang Ai Resort & Retreat.
Day 03 Sarawak Pottery Factory (Breakfast / Lunch)
After breakfast, check out and transfer to visit SARAWAK POTTERY FACTORY. You will be fascinated by the delicate and creative work involve by the skilful artists. This is a chance for you to get a typical Sarawak ceramic and native handicraft or “must buy items” to bring back as a souvenir or gifts for friends, family members or personal collection. Lunch enroute. Transfer to City Hotel of your choice for check in and overnight.
Day 04 Departure – Kuching Airport (Breakfast)
Breakfast at the hotel and free at leisure until check out from the hotel and transfer to Kuching International Airport for your departure flight.