Bako and Ulu Temburong National Parks

Sarawak (Malaysia) and Brunei Parks
Tour package: 7 Days / 6 Nights

Start/Finish: Kuching airport / Bandar Seri Begawan airport

The Package is provided by an experienced Tour Operator based in Borneo. For more details, prices and availability feel free to contact Kristina’s staff in Borneo.

A percentage of the incomes generated by these Tours will be devoted to the fund raising to help Proboscis Monkeys and Borneo wildlife.

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Bako and Ulu Temburong Tour Program

:: Day 1 Arrival Kuching
Meet upon arrival at Kuching International airport and transfer to Hotel Harbour View. Free time at leisure. Overnight.

:: Day 2 Kuching / Bako National Park (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Drive about 35 minutes to Bako Village. From the village, take about a 25-minute boat ride (depending on the tide) to the park situated in a peninsula. Bako is one of the best places in Sarawak to see wildlife in a natural surrounding. The various types of animals that are commonly spotted at Bako include the proboscis monkeys, silver leaf monkeys, long tail macaques, wild boars, monitor lizards and numerous species of birds. Tropical rainforest ranges from mangrove to kerangas (heath forest), tropical swamp vegetation, cliff vegetation and beach vegetation. There are several trails inside the park depending on level of fitness and interest. There is a possibility to swim in the warm waters of the South China Sea by one of the secluded beaches. This is subject to sea and weather condition. After dinner go for a night walk. Overnight at the Park Chalet.

:: Day 3 Bako National Park (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Spend the morning bird watching and observing proboscis monkeys then hike to the Kerangas plateau. Pitcher plants, orchids, antplants and a variety of unusual and unique forest vegetation can be spotted. There is a possibility to swim in the warm waters of the South China Sea by one of the secluded beaches. This is subject to sea and weather condition. Return for more bird watching and wildlife viewing activities in the afternoon. After dinner go for a night walk. Overnight at the Park Chalet.

:: Day 4 Bako National Park / Kuching (Breakfast / Lunch)
Following breakfast, depart for a final hike on one of the trails spotting rare migratory birds and searching for the rare and elusive proboscis monkey, a primate to be found only in Borneo. Return to Kuching mid-afternoon. Overnight at Harbour View hotel.

:: Day 5 Kuching / Bandar Seri Begawan (Breakfast)
You will be collected from your Hotel and transferred to Kuching airport for a short flight to Bandar Seri Begawan. (preferably Royal Brunei BI 858 10:05pm / 11:20pm). Meet upon arrival at Bandar Seri Begawan International airport and transfer to Riverview Hotel. Free time at leisure and overnight

:: Day 6 Bandar Seri / Ulu Temburong (Lunch / Breakfast / Dinner)

Pick up from your Hotel in Badar Seri Begawan. You will travel by local water taxi from Bandar through a network of rivers and channels around the back of Brunei Bay, passing by dense mangrove islands and possibly see wildlife searching for food or enjoying the afternoon sun. The journey will continue you from Bangar, the regional capital of Temburong, to Bukit Patoi nature reserve where you walk to the top of a walkway to a majestic view of the surrounding countryside. Dinner and overnight at Rainforest Lodge.

:: Day 7 Ulu Temburong / Onward (Breakfast / Lunch)

An early morning start allows you to travel by longboat upstream to the Ulu Temburong National Park. With the early morning mist still rising from the forest canopy, you may see some of the many different kinds of animals that maybe active early in the morning. Climb the canopy towers to the very top to get one of the most beautiful views of the rainforest canopy. Travel further upstream to Sungai Apan and explore the jungle streams to the waterfall. Return back to the National Park entrance by Longboat or Inflatable Raft for lunch of local specialties beside the river, swim and relax, before returning back downstream, to our Rainforest Lodge for afternoon tea and freshen up. Transfer to Bangar to catch a water Taxi back to Bandar Seri Begawan airport or hotel.

A percentage of the incomes generated by this Tour will be devoted to the fund raising to help Proboscis Monkeys.
If you have friends interested in traveling to Borneo don’t forget to talk about it! 🙂

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