Bako National Park 2D1N
Bako National Park Tours

Bako National Park 2D1N

Price from MYR580 per person
Duration 2 days, 1 night
Bako is one of the best national parks in Malaysia to see wildlife in a natural setting and experience the rainforest via a network of trekking trails.

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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.

We operate this fixed departure, small group overnight tour to Bako on Tuesdays & Thursdays. We can arrange private overnight tours on any day. Please contact us to arrange a tour on dates not shown in the booking engine. We also offer day trips to Bako on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

For more information about the park see our Guide to Bako National Park

Note: We recommend that you leave you main luggage (suitcase or large backpack) in Kuching and take a smaller bag on the tour to Bako. The boats have limited space for luggage. In addition, if the tide is low you will need to carry your luggage across the beach and through the forest to the chalets. So we suggest you only take what you need for the duration of the 2 day tour. Most hotels and guest houses in Kuching will store your luggage when you go on overnight trips.

Trip Notes


Tour & transfer, meals (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner), 01 night stay at park accommodation, entrance fee and English speaking guide.


Juices, alcoholic beverages and government Tourism Tax of RM 10 per room which is paid to park office upon check-in.


2 Adults per order

Single Person

Surcharge will apply, please contact us for more information.


Accommodation at Bako National Park is basic and consists of chalets and lodge rooms. Some rooms have been renovated whilst others have not. All rooms have fans and a few have air-con. The type of room will depend on availability at the time of booking. Where possible we will try to put you in the renovated Forest Lodge Type 6 (2 beds) or Forest Lodge Type 4 (2 rooms, 6 beds) for families.

Note: bring a towel. Sarawak Forestry no longer supply towels in the rooms at the park.


If you are staying at outside of Kuching city (e.g. Damai Beach, Santubong, etc) there is a surcharge of RM 50 per person. The pick-up time from Santubong / Damai is 7am.

These tours operate on the principle that you may be in a small group of other people.

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A long-tailed macaque monkey feeding on a horseshoe crab at Telok Paku, Bako National Park, Sarawak, Malaysia. Pitcher plants are common along the trails at Bako National Park, Sarawak, Malaysia. A male proboscis monkey climbing a tree near Telok Assam, Bako National Park, Sarawak, Malaysia Trekking at Bako National Park

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