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 your 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. Return to Kuching mid-afternoon.
We operate fixed departure, small group tours to Bako on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. We can arrange private tours to Bako on any day. Please email us on firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a tour on dates not shown in the booking engine.
For more information about the park see our Guide to Bako National Park
Tour & transfer, boat, lunch, entrance fee and English speaking guide.
Juices and alcoholic beverages
This is a fixed departure, small group tour. You will be joining in with other people. The group size usually ranges between 2-8 people.
These small group day tours to Bako do not operate during the wet season months from November to February.
If you are staying at Damai Beach, the pick-up time is 7am.
If you are interested in a private Bako tour please email us. Different prices apply.
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