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Wild Sarawak

From £1225 for 10 days
Trip Overview
Wild, tropical and remote – think of Borneo as South East Asia's answer to the Amazon. This 10-day tour is full of active adventure set in natural paradise. See orangutans swinging through the rainforest treetops at a sanctuary in Semenggoh, weave through the vast Mulu cave systems and spend a night in an Iban homestay. Follow the Headhunters' Trail through dense jungle in Sarawak, wander along Kuching's riverside promenade and relax on golden-sand beaches on Labuan Island.
Essential Info
Starts: Kuching
Ends: Kota Kinabalu
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Discovery, Wildlife
Trip Code: ITMSW
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Malaysia
What's Included

Meals

9 Breakfasts included
2 Lunches included
2 Dinners included

Transport

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

Accommodation

Cabin (multishare) (2 nights),Dormitory (1 night),Homestay (1 night),Hotel (4 nights),Resort (1 night)

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
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Price
Availability
Departing: 18th Feb 2021
Returning: 27th Feb 2021
£1,325pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 25th Mar 2021
Returning: 3rd Apr 2021
£1,275pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 1st Apr 2021
Returning: 10th Apr 2021
£1,275pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 22nd Apr 2021
Returning: 1st May 2021
£1,225pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 6th May 2021
Returning: 15th May 2021
£1,225pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 20th May 2021
Returning: 29th May 2021
£1,225pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 17th Jun 2021
Returning: 26th Jun 2021
£1,225pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 8th Jul 2021
Returning: 17th Jul 2021
£1,225pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 29th Jul 2021
Returning: 7th Aug 2021
£1,275pp
Availability: 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 6 pm, which you can find details about at the hotel’s reception. In any free time before the meeting, check out this cosmopolitan city rich in architecture, where the waterfront houses a wealth of curious 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.
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