Wild Sarawak

From £1170 for 10 days
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Trip Overview
Wild, tropical and remote, think of Borneo as South-East Asia's answer to the Amazon. See orangutans swinging through the rainforest treetops in Semenggoh, weave through the vast Mulu cave systems and spend a night in a traditional Iban longhouse. Follow the Headhunters' Trail in Sarawak, wander along Kuching's riverside promenade and relax on golden-sand beaches in Kota Kinabalu.
Essential Info
Starts: Kuching
Ends: Kota Kinabalu
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Discovery
Trip Code: ITMSW
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Malaysia, Borneo
What's Included

Meals

8 Breakfasts included
2 Lunches included
2 Dinners included

Transport

4x4,Ferry,Longtail boat,Plane,Taxi,Mini van

Accommodation

Cabin (multishare) (2 nts),Dormitory (2 nts),Homestay (1 nt),Hotel (4 nts)

Trip Highlights

•   One of the last remaining truly wild places on earth, Borneo offers rare treats for the nature lover – see Orangutans at the Semenggoh Sanctuary and the quirky proboscis monkeys in Bako National Park

•   Discover the colourful history of the Iban people and spend the night in a traditional longhouse with a local family

•   Explore one of the world’s largest cave networks and witness a sunset hunting exodus of millions of bats, twisting through the sky like a plume of black smoke in Gunung Mulu National Park

•   Follow in the infamous footsteps of tribal warriors on a trek through wild, dense jungle on the Headhunters’ Trail

Dates & Availability
Start date
End date
Direction
Price GBP
Availability
3rd August 2017
12th August 2017
Kuching - Kota Kinabalu
£1,450pp 
G
Fully Booked
17th August 2017
26th August 2017
Kuching - Kota Kinabalu
£1,278pp 
G
Good
31st August 2017
9th September 2017
Kuching - Kota Kinabalu
£1,475pp 
G
Fully Booked
7th September 2017
16th September 2017
Kuching - Kota Kinabalu
£1,207pp 
G
Good
14th September 2017
23rd September 2017
Kuching - Kota Kinabalu
£1,420pp 
G
Good
21st September 2017
30th September 2017
Kuching - Kota Kinabalu
£1,370pp 
G
Good
28th September 2017
7th October 2017
Kuching - Kota Kinabalu
£1,410pp 
G
1 spaces
12th October 2017
21st October 2017
Kuching - Kota Kinabalu
£1,370pp 
G
Good
26th October 2017
4th November 2017
Kuching - Kota Kinabalu
£1,315pp 
G
Good
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Itinerary & Notes
Selamat datang! Welcome to Malaysia. Kuching, meaning 'cat' in Malay, is arguably the most pleasant city in Malaysian Borneo. It was home to the infamous White Raja of Sarawak, whose mysterious rule in this remote corner of the world sparked the imagination of many people who dreamt of becoming royalty. Your adventure begins with a Welcome Meeting at 6pm, which you can find details about at the hotel’s reception. If you can't arrange a flight that will arrive in time, you may wish to arrive a day early. We'll be happy to book additional accommodation for you (subject to availability). If you're going to be late, please inform the hotel reception. In any free time, check out this cosmopolitan city rich in architecture, where the waterfront houses a wealth of curio shops and local vegetable, spice and fish markets. This city of skyscrapers sitting near lush green jungle is easily walked around, so maybe relish the mellow vibe and head out with your new travel companions to try some local dishes like Sarawak Laksa and Kolok mee.

Additional Activities

Kuching - Sarawak Cultural Village
60 MYR
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Reviews
       
A well organised informative and fun. Trecks were a good distance and pace most people

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