Cat City Holidays
Annah Rais Bidayuh Longhouse
From RM 120
Terms and Conditions
Includes
: Guided tour, entrance fee, mineral water.
: 6% GST
Excludes
: Personal expenses.
Remarks
: Rates quote are based on Seat In Coach basis.
: Rates subject to change without prior notice.
: Every person participating in any tour or holiday organized shall do so at his/her own risk. The organizer will not be responsible for any loss or additional expenses due to delay, disease outbreaks, natural disasters, war or other factors beyond control.
Validity
: Until 31st March 2017.
Itinerary

Duration: 4 hours

Bidayuh, the second largest ethnic group in Sarawak, is formerly known as the "Land Dayak" and was once also known as the "Engineer of Bamboo". When making a visit to the Bidayuh longhouse, you will be able to see the splendid architecture of their longhouse, which were build mostly by bamboo.

Annah Rais is one of the most famous Bidayuh longhouse in Sarawak, which located about 100 km east from Kuching City and quite close to the Indonesian border. The excursion will take about one and a half-hour on the road. During your visit, you will also be able to view the villagers with their own daily routine like rice pounding and winnowing, basket and mat weaving, bamboo carving, etc.

You will be brought into the most unique and important structure, the "Baruk" or the head house, which situated in the middle of the longhouse. Enemy once used this as a fort to protect the whole village from being attack. Inside the "Baruk", you will be able to view the real human skulls hanging around the fire place in the middle and the also their sacred war drum.