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East West understands that each client have different interests and preference. Listed below are tour and package selections that will help you in planning your itinerary. These items are grouped according to the type of experience you have selected.

Semenggoh Orang Utan Centre

Pick up from Port and depart to Semenggoh Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre situated about ½ hour drive from Kuching, here, the orang utans are being nurtured to readapt themselves to the jungle life. You will have the chance to observe the Semi-Wild Orang Utans coming out of the forest for the feeding time. Visitors are allowed to study and observe the Orang Utans at a distance. After the tour, transfer back to Port.

Remarks : Kindly be advised that the pick up time for the Semenggoh Orang Utan Tour is at 1400hrs as the feeding time is 1500hrs.  If there is any delay in the arrival, the guests will miss the feeding time.

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Semenggoh Orang Utan & Annah Rais Land Dayak Longhouse
Pick up from Port and depart to Semenggoh Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre situated about ½ hour drive from Kuching, here, the orang utans are being nurtured to readapt themselves to the jungle life. You will have the chance to observe the Semi-Wild Orang Utans coming out of the forest for the feeding time. Visitors are allowed to study and observe the Orang Utans at a distance. After Semenggoh, depart to Annah Rais Bidayuh Longhouse. The Bidayuhs are known for the expert craftsmanship with bamboo and you will notice this in the structure of the longhouse. Tour the longhouse with the guide and observe the leisure-paced lifestyle of the natives. Among the interesting relics are the ?Canon of Peace? and several human skulls which are about 100 years old. Lunch at longhouse. After tour, return to Kuching. Transfer back to Port.
*(Lunch included)      
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Morning Dolphin Cruise

Pick up from hotel, drive from Kuching for about 30 mins to the Santubong Boat Club. Board a small boat and start your cruise at the mouth of the Santubong & Salak Rivers. Go in search of the elusive and rare Irrawaddy dolphin, which is quite common in this area. The Irrawaddy dolphin lives in rivers, estuaries and shallow coastal waters and Santubong is one of the best places in Sarawak to see this unusual looking dolphin. Return to the boat club around noon and transfer by road back to your hotel in Kuching.

Note: Dolphin sightings are not guaranteed. Since you may be exposed to the hot tropical sun we strongly recommend that you bring along a cap, sun shades and sun block. Insect repellent is also recommended. This tour is not always possible during the wet season (November ? February) owing to sea conditions.
 

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Bako Wildlife Trek

Our tour will take you by road to Kg. Bako and boat to the Bako National Park, located 38 km from Kuching City. Our experienced guide will lead you through selected trails to explore the oldest and smallest National Park in Sarawak. Observe an amazing array of diverse tropical vegetation and wild-life, including such species as Dipterocarp trees, pitcher plants, mangrove forests and 'Padang' or bush type vegetation. Along the trail, a chance to see silver leaf langurs, long tailed macaques, monitor lizards, wild boar, hornbills and many other species of birds, but the star attractions of the park are the rare Proboscis monkeys, found exclusively in Borneo. For lunch, you may opt for Malay or local food in the park canteen before heading back to Kuching.

Not recommended during the months of December to February due to rough sea conditions. Please bring along comfortable light clothing, sandal, drinking water bottle, a sun hat, sun block lotion, poncho and some insect repellent.
 

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Sarawak Cultural Hertiage
Immerse yourself in the main attractions of Kuching such as the Chinatown, Cat Monument, City Tower for a bird's eye view of Kuching city, the Malay Houses on stilts, Old State Mosque, Main Bazaar, India Street, Gambier Road, Wet Market, Colonial Centre, Textile Museum, Chinese Museum, Sarawak Museum, Kuching Waterfront to view the new ultramodern State Legislative Assembly building, alongside the historical Astana and Fort Margherita.
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Sarawak Heritage Bicycle Tour
Start your cycle from one shop in main bazaar.  Ride pass the main bazaar, Post office,   St Thomas Church, Merdeka Palace Hotel to Sarawak Museum (no entering into museum). Later ride down the hill of museum passing through the RTM studio, Central Padang, Government Clinic, Police State, new Merdeka Palace shopping mall  to India Street. You will have a chance for a 15minute walk around the India street mall as you can see all kinds of local product from clothing to ware house product.  Then, get onto your bicycle ride pass the open air stall, Silk Temple and brief stop at the oldest Muslim mosque in the city to take some photos.  Ride passes through the Brooke Dock Yard to reach the waterfront where the local boat is waiting.  Embark on this local boat where it takes you and your bicycle to cross river to the other side of Kampung (mean village).  Here you cycle again passing the Malay houses and stop at the local stall for a taste of local foods.  Finally, your cycling tour will stop at the Fort Margherita for photo taking. Then ride back to the boat waiting to take you back on the same route to other side of the waterfront. 

Expected time: 0800am ? 1200pm
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Rainforest Kayaking
Pick up from Kuching Town, proceed to Kampong Bengoh. After the safety briefing by river guide, proceed to the starting point for a kayaking adventure. Visit the Mini Waterfall before enjoying scrumptious lunch at Kampung Danu (Bidayuh Village). Enjoy the village walk at the Herbs Garden and Demo Cultural House. Then, continue for more kayaking adventure to Mini Cave and  do River Fish Feeding (TAGANG) before we return to the finishing point at Kampung Semadang. Transfer to Kuching Town.
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Kuching Highlights
Immerse yourself in the main attractions of Kuching such as the Chinatown, Cat Monument, City Tower for a bird's eye view of Kuching city, the Malay Houses on stilts, Old State Mosque, Main Bazaar, India Street, Gambier Road, Wet Market, Colonial Centre, Textile Museum, Chinese Museum, Sarawak Museum, Kuching Waterfront to view the new ultramodern State Legislative Assembly building, alongside the historical Astana and Fort Margherita.
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Iban Longhouse and Jelia River
Destination of the day is Jelia River which takes 20 minutes boat ride from the longhouse.
The highlight activity is to trek to one of the trails. Jelia is very well known by a local as a home of the Orang Utan. Nests sometimes can be spotted. Walk in one of the oldest forest in Sarawak is an amazing experience for life. Long tail/Short tail macaques are occasionally seen in this area. There are varieties of birds that can be seen or heard such as eagle, kingfisher, Asia paradise fly-catcher, pheasant and some other tropical birds. Learn about plants that are used by local for (handicraft, food, medicine). Swimming is available in the river / small waterfall after the trek. Proceed back to the longhouse in the afternoon. Return to Kuching by afternoon. Overnight at your hotel.
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Iban Longhouse and Batang Ai Reservoir
Pick up from your hotel. Drive 275km to Batang Ai. Few stops will be made along the journey. First stop will be at Serian town. Serian town?s highlight is the native market. Explore the market to identify some jungle products such as local vegetables and fruits. After lunch, continue the drive to Batang Ai jetty. Upon arrival, proceed by the longboat for 1 hour across Batang Ai Reservoir to Delok Longhouse. Meet the longhouse chief and check in at host family room. Dinner will be at the host family room/chief. Enjoy the evening and relax at Ruai (communal veranda). Listen to stories of the Ibans and learn about their cultures. 
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13 Days 12 Nights Taste of Borneo

This is a tour package that features the highlights of Borneo packed into 13 days of adventure and sightseeing with a mixture of the city, the waters and nature. 

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A Glimpse of Kuching
Explore Kuching's highlights and see what Kuching can offer. 
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3 Days 2 Nights Iban Longhouse and Bantang Ai Luxury

Spend 3 days exploring and learning the culture of Sawarak at the Iban Longhouse and Batang Ai. Have dinner with a host family and listen to the stories of the locals. Trek the trails along Jelia River and spot orang utans swinging from branch to branch and other exotic wildlife creatures.  

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3 Days 2 Nights in Kuching
Spend 3 days 2 nights in Kuching, Malaysia. Unveil the beauty of nature as you get the opportunity to watch the sunrise on a morning river cruise up the Kinabatangan River to Kelenanap oxbow lake while watching more birds and wildlife, get to learn about Orang Utans and the lodge?s Hornbill Boardwalk with our in-house naturalist.
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