Sarawak

4 DAYS 3 NIGHTS KUCHING CULTURAL VILLAGE + SEMENGGOH ORANG UTAN

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With the legendary Mount Santubong as a background, the Sarawak Cultural Village is a ‘must-see’ for tourists visiting Kuching for the first time. Since my other half never been to this place before, I figured it would be cool to spend a few hours appreciating Sarawak’s cultural heritage.
PRICE FROM : RM860
 

PACKAGE ITINERARY

DAY

KUCHING CITY TOUR

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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

Semenggoh – Crocodile Farm – Sarawak Pottery Factory – Sarawak River Cruise – Shopping

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Breakfast at the hotel, morning proceed to visit SEMENGGOH NATURE RESERVE, travelling overland (30 min) followed by a brief hike through dipterocarp forest. Unlike in a Zoo, the Orang Utans are set free in a 653 hectare forest reserve. Here, young Orang Utans, who were either orphaned or rescued from captivity, are trained to survive in the wild. Semenggoh is not set up as a tourist attraction but visitors are most welcome. Upon arrival at the Sanctuary, you will be able to catch a glimpse of the Orang Utans during their feeding time. Spot their delicate nests watch their skilful movements at the tree tops and also their interesting behaviour during feeding time. The guide will also narrate to you the behaviour, emotion and characteristics of this special primate called Orang Utan, meaning ‘Man of the Forest’. Continue journey to visit CROCODILE FARM & MINI ZOO. The farm set amidst tropical fruit trees and lush-greenery is a home to over 1,000 crocodiles.  It serves as a perfect sanctuary to these fearsome reptiles where they are kept in an enclosure designed and built similar to the natural habitat of the reptiles. Apart from the crocodiles, explore the farm where other fascinating animals such as the bear cats, civets, deer, pythons & etc are found in the stated of Sarawak. Lunch is provided. After lunch, transfer to SARAWAK POTTERY FACTORY. You will be fascinated by the delicate and creative work involve by the skillful 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. Kuching also is a good destination to shop for souvenir such as woodcarvings, “Pua Kumbu” with native design and Pepper products. Sarawak Bird’s Nest Factory and Local Product Centre are also one of the famous souvenirs which can be found in Kuching. After that , proceed for SARAWAK RIVER CRUISE. A cruise along the Sarawak River is a relaxing way to enjoy the various phases of the city and retrace the trip James Brooke made when he first arrived in Sarawak. You will sail past the Waterfront, Brooke Dockyard, the 100 year old Malay Kampung, Fort Margherita, Astana, Square Tower and the Industrial Estate. As you sail toward the sea colourful fishing boats will appear in abound and nearby Bako after the Chinese and Malay villages are the houses and mansions of Kuching’s affluent society.  The constant changing of this living scenery gives you the best picture of the history and lifestyles in Kuching. Dinner is provided. After dinner, transfer back to Hotel for overnight.


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SARAWAK CULTURAL VILLAGE

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Breakfast at the hotel and morning will be free at leisure. After that transfer for lunch. After lunch, proceed for SARAWAK CULTURAL VILLAGE TOUR. Popularly known as the
‘Living Museum’, the Village is a showcase of a kaleidoscope of Sarawak’s cultures and traditions. On arrival, you will explore the 7 authentic replicas of ethnic houses. Chinese Farm House, Malay's Stilted House, Melanau Tall House, Penan Hut as well as Longhouse of the Iban, Bidayuh and Orang Ulu. Displayed in each house are the many artifacts made by the individual dwellers. Demonstration of arts and crafts like beadwork, wood and bamboo carvings, "Pua" weaving and straw weaving can be seen while touring the Village. You will also be entertained with 45 minutes of the traditional dances of the various ethnic tribes of Sarawak at the Village theatre. Dinner is provided. After dinner, transfer back to Hotel for overnight.


DAY

DEPARTURE

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Breakfast at the hotel and free at leisure until check out from the hotel and transfer to Kuching International Airport for your departure flight.

PRICE DETAILS

Accommodation MIN 2 PAX ( price per person )  4 - 5 PAX ( price per person ) 6 - 9 PAX  ( price per person )

SINGLE 

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TWIN/ TRIPLE CHILD WTH BED CHILD NO BED TWIN/ TRIPLE CHILD WTH BED CHILD NO BED  TWIN/ TRIPLE CHILD WTH BED  CHILD NO BED
ABELL HOTEL / THE LIME TREE HOTEL 3* 1140 910 800 930 750 650 860 690 600 270
HARBOUR VIEW HOTEL 3* 1190 950 830 990 790 700 910 730 640 320
ARIVA GATEWAY / CITADINES / IMPERIAL 4* 1190 950 830 990 790 700 910 730 640 320
RIVERSIDE MAJESTIC 5* 1270 1016 890 1070 860 750 990 790 700 400

 

Package Includes

  • 03 night’s accommodation at City Hotel of your choice.
  • 03 Breakfast, 03 Lunch & 02 Dinner.
  • Guided Kuching City tour, Semenggoh Orang Utan, Crocodile Farm, Sarawak Pottery Factory & shopping tour, Sarawak River Cruise and Sarawak Cultural Village. (All guided tours are included of entrance fee)
  • Airport – Hotel – Airport returns transfer.
  • Experienced English / Mandarin / B.M. speaking guide.(based on request)

Package Excludes

  • Airfare & Airport Taxes.
  • Tipping for guide/driver @ min. (RM 5 per pax per day
  • Optional Tour.
  • Travel Insurance & Personal MISC Expenses.
  • All rate are exclusive GST 6%

Validity

  • Update 13 JULY 2017
  • Valid Until 31 DEC 2017
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