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Day 1 Kuching – Bako National Park (L/D)
Bako National Park is one of the best places in Sarawak to see wildlife in a natural setting. Commonly spotted at Bako are the Borneo endemic proboscis monkeys, silvered langurs (monkeys), long-tailed macaques, wild boar, monitor lizards and numerous species of birds. The park has an impressive range of forest types from mangrove to kerangas (heath forest), tropical swamp vegetation, cliff vegetation and beach vegetation. A trail network provides access to different parts of the depending on level of fitness and areas of interest. The park’s spectacular coastline is dotted with small bays, coves and beaches.
0750-0810 hours pick up from hotel in Kuching. Bako National Park is situated on a peninsula on the coast and the departure point for trips to the park is Bako village, 35 minutes drive from Kuching. From the village, proceed by boat for approximately 25 minutes to the park headquarters. En route there is a chance to see crocodiles, sea eagles and other shore birds. Arrive at the park HQ and begin exploring the trails and searching for wildlife with your guide. Have lunch at the canteen and then continue to explore Bako. After dinner at the park restaurant, proceed on a night walk by torchlight. Overnight at the park accommodation.
Day 2 Bako National Park – Kuching (B/L)
Following breakfast, hike one of the trails to spot rare migratory birds, reptiles, langurs and search for the rare and elusive proboscis monkey, a primate only found in Borneo. We have lunch at the park before returning to Kuching by mid-afternoon.
Please note schedule may depend on tide.
Tour & transfer, meals (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner), 01 night stay at park accommodation, entrance fee, English speaking guide and 6% Goods & Service Tax.
Juices and alcoholic beverages
2 Adults per order
Surcharge will apply, please contact us for more information.
Accommodation at Bako National Park is basic and consists of chalets and lodge rooms. Sheets are provided but guests need to bring a towel and personal toiletries. This tour price is for rooms in the Forest Lodge Terrace (Type 5). These are the newest rooms at Bako. The rooms have an ensuite shower and toilet and are equipped with fans and 4 units of single beds. If the Forest Lodge Terrace rooms are not available, the room type will depend on availability at the time of booking. Please note if the Terrace rooms are not available the tour price will be different and will depend on the type of rooms available.
We operate fixed departure, small group 2D1N tours to Bako on Thursdays. We can arrange private overnight tours to Bako on any day. Please email us on [email protected] to arrange a tour on dates not shown in the booking engine.
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