Malaysian Escapade

Tour Plan

  • 7 Days 6 Nights

  • Kota Kinabalu, Mulu, Kuching, Semenggok Orang Utan

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    Kota Kinabalu Arrival

    Arrive at Kota Kinabalu and transfer to your hotel. Afternoon enjoy a city tour visiting the highest point for a panoramic view of Kota Kinabalu – The Signal Hill, Likas Bay, the exterior of Sabah Foundation building, Buddhist Temple, State Museum and the State Mosque.

    Accommodation: Sabah Oriental Hotel or similar

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    Kota Kinabalu – Kinabalu National Park – Kota Kinabalu (B/L)

    After breakfast, depart for a full day excursion to Kinabalu National Park, the base of the highest mountain in Southeast Asia. Kinabalu Park is a botanist’s paradise with over a thousand species of orchids, numerous Rhododendrons and pitcher plants as well as many species of birds. A park guide will take you on a nature walk where you will also visit the exhibition hall and watch a slide presentation of the Kinabalu National Park and Mount Kinabalu

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    Kota Kinabalu - Mulu (B/D)

    After breakfast, transfer to airport for flight to Mulu.  Mulu National Park is the home to the largest cave passage in the world and a paradise for naturalists. Mulu Park is known to have 1500 species of flowering plants, 170 species of wild orchids and 67 species of animals (sighting of animals is not guaranteed). After lunch at your leisure, proceed to the Park’s headquarter and from there take the 3 km raised plank walk to explore the Deer and Lang Caves – the largest cave passage in the world. This interesting walk will take you through the peat swamp forest, and if weather permits, be mesmerized by millions of bats which fly out of the cave each evening.

    Accommodation: Mulu National Park or similar

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    Mulu – Kuching (B/L)

    After early breakfast, continue with our exploration of Mulu caves with a boat ride to Clearwater Cave. You can swim at a crystal clear water pool near the Clearwater Cave. Explore the Wind Cave and thereafter proceed to Batu Bungan Penan Settlement, to observe the tribe lifestyle and their handicraft heritage. Return to Mulu and proceed to the airport for your flight to Kuching. On arrival, transfer to your hotel.

    Accommodation: The Limtree Hotel Kuching or similar

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    Kuching (B)

    After breakfast, Tour the City of Kuching viewing the Fort Margherita from the waterfront, (no public admission). Drive by many historical buildings, the South City Hall, the Square and Round Towers, the Colonial Courthouse and General Post Office. Visit Tua Pek Kong Temple – the oldest Chinese temple in Kuching and visit to Sarawak Museum. Enjoy the drive through Malay villages; explore the centre of the City passing through the colourful India Street and traditional shop-houses.  If time permits, take a walk on the Waterfront with its outdoor cafes and watch sampans plying the Sarawak River ferrying passengers from one side of the river to the other.  In the afternoon explore on your own this quaint City.

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    Kuching – Semenggok Orang Utan – Longhouse (B/L/D)

    After an early breakfast, depart to Semenggok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre. The entire facility occupies an area of 740 acres, the only remaining green belt near the city which acts as a sanctuary for Orang Utans. The main attraction is undeniably the Rehabilitation Centre, a temporary home for displaced Orang Utans that have been rescued from captivity and young orphaned primates.  Witness the feeding of the Orang Utans though sighting of these wild primates are not guaranteed. Enjoy a 4 ½ hrs journey to Batang Ai Dam passing rice fields, pepper plantations and local villages. Enjoy a boat journey for an Immersive overnight longhouse stay experience with the Ibans natives who were once fearsome headhunters of Borneo.  Mingle and participate in their daily chores or go for a dip in the river. After dinner, get to know the Headman of the longhouse over a glass of rice wine, and be entertained with their traditional dances, learn the Ngajat, a graceful Warrior’s Dance.

    Accommodation: Guesthouse (basic facility)or similar

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    Iban Longhouse - Kuching (B/L)

    Wake up to the crows of the roosters. Try your hand at handling the blowpipe and witness native past time games.  In the afternoon, transfer to Kuching airport in the evening for your homebound flight.

     

    B – Breakfast          L – Lunch          D – Dinner 

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Tour Package Details

TOUR PRICE PER PERSON DOUBLE OCCUPANCY – minimum 2 Person

DAILY DEPARTURE Land Package From Single Supp
2021: April – October 1850 280
2021: November – December
2022: January – March
1900 290

HOTEL BLACKOUT DATES and FAIR/SEASONAL SURCHARGES may apply.

 ~~ ALL PRICES ARE IN CANADIAN DOLLARS AND ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE ~~

Your Tour Package Includes:

  • Return transfer between airport and hotel.
  • Standard hotel accommodation with daily breakfast.
  • Sightseeing Tours with admission and meals as per itinerary.
  • Professional English-Speaking local guide service.

Your Tour Package Does Not Include:

  • International Airfare from Canada to Malaysia.
  • Domestic Airfare within Malaysia
  • Any applicable weekend and other surcharges imposed by airlines.
  • Any taxes, airport fees and fuel surcharge.
  • Travel/Medical/Cancellation insurance and all personal expenses.
  • Tipping and gratuities to local guides, drivers, and hotel staff.
  • Any items not specified as included.

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