Cat City Holidays
6D5N Kuching Nature Expedition
From RM 1011
Terms and Conditions
Includes
: 1 night accommodation at City Hotel of your choice. 2 nights accommodation at Bako National Park's Resthouse. 2 nights accommodation at Beach Resort of your choice. 5 Breakfast, 3 Lunches & 3 Dinner. Guided Kuching City & Shopping Tour, 3 Days 2 Nights Bako National Park Tour & Sarawak Cultural Village (All guided tours include entrance fee). Airport - Hotel - Bako - Resort - Airport return transfers. Experienced English / Mandarin / B.M. speaking guide (Upon request).
Excludes
: Airfare, Airport Tax, Tipping, Optional Tour, Travel Insurance & Personal MISC Expenses.
Remarks
: Rates quote are based on group of 4 Adults and above per person. Out-of-town accomodation consists of chalet units, jungle lodges, hostel-style rooms (with bed sheets, pillow cases, mattress, flush toilet, showers and electric kettle)& camping site upon request. Advisable to pack a light overnight bag for stay in longhouses, national parks, jungle, beaches and caves. : Child with 1/2 share room will 90% of adult rate, Child with extra bed will be 80% of adult rate and Child without extra bed will be 60% of adult rate. S.O.T. (Suggest Optional Tour) is chargeable accordingly. Peak season surcharge apply to Hilton Kuching and Batang Ai Longhouse Resort from 01/07 - 31/08/10. Black out period apply to Riverside Majestic Hotel and Grand Margherita Hotel from 29/06 - 05/07/10. Peak season surchage during Labour day, Hari Gawai, RWMF, National day, Hari Raya, Christmas day, New Year day & Chinese New Year (30/04 - 02/05/10, 31/05 - 03/06/10, 08 - 12/07/10, 30/08 - 02/09/10, 09/09 - 12/09/10, 20 - 31/12/10, 01 - 02/01/11 & 02 - 05/02/11). Strictly for Malaysian, Indonesian, Bruneian & Singaporean only. Sequence of the tour is subject to change. Package rate 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, weather, war, quarantine or other factors beyond control.
Validity
: Till 31st March 2011.
Itinerary

Day 01

Arrival - Kuching City & Shopping Tour
Upon arrival at Kuching International Airport, meet and greet by our friendly representative and proceed for KUCHING CITY & SHOPPING TOUR. Kuching, the Capital of Sarawak, is a cosmopolitan city and this is reflected in the faces on the street. It's city centre is well preserved with ornate Chinese Temples, The Astana, City Tower, many fine examples of colonial-style architecture a beautiful waterfront and a number of interesting museums, including the famous Sarawak Museum & Cat Museum. Other places of interest include the famous landmark of the City, the Cat Monument, Market, Main Bazaar, China Town, Old State Mosque & etc. Kuching is a good destination to shop for souvenir such as woodcarvings, "Pua Kumbu" with native design, Pepper products and Sarawak Pottery. Sarawak Bird's Nest Factory and Local Product Centre are also one of the famous souvenirs which can be found in Kuching. Dinner is provided. After dinner, transfer to City Hotel of your choice for check in and overnight.

Day 02

Bako National Park
Breakfast at the hotel, morning check out from the hotel and proceed for BAKO NATIONAL PARK TOUR. Bako National Park, established since 1957, is the oldest and one of the most popular national parks in Sarawak. Situated about 37 km from Kuching City, the excursion takes about one and a half-hour by land and boat. With an area about 2,728 hectares, it offers the perfect introduction to Sarawak's forest and wildlife. Unlike the other parks, visitors to Bako National Park are almost guaranteed to see wildlife such as long-tailed macaques, squirrels, white bearded pigs, silver leaf monkeys, etc. With 17 trails provided, ranging from 0.2 km to 5.75 km, you will almost find new experience in each different trail. You will be brought along the Teluk Paku trail. To spot the Proboscis monkey, species, which only can be found in Borneo Island, you will need to walk slowly, keep as quiet as possible, and listen out for sounds and movement along the way. In Bako National Park, you will also be able to view 7 different types of vegetations and forests from almost desert-like scrub or 'padang' to lowland dipterocarp forest. Take the trail to Teluk Pandan Kecil and you will find a lot of the carnivorous plants, pitcher plants, and you will also see the most famous rock formation at the end of the same trail. Lunch & Dinner is provided. Check in and overnight at the Bako national Park's Resthouse.

Day 03

Jungle Trekking
After breakfast at the Park Canteen, continue for jungle trekking to explore others flora & fauna. Lunch and dinner is provided. Stay overnight at the Bako National's Resthouse.

Day 04

Bako - Resort
After breakfast, check out and transfer to Resort of your choice for check in and overnight. (Lunch enroute).

Day 05

Sarawak Cultural Village
After breakfast, morning will be proceed to visit SARAWAK CULTURAL VILLAGE. Popularly known as the "Living Museum", the Village is a showcase of a kaleidoscope of Sarawak's cultures and traditions. On arrival, you will explore the 7 authentic replicas of ethnic houses. Chinese Farm House, Malay Stilted House, Melanau Tall House, Penan Hut as well as Longhouse of the Iban, Bidayuh and Orang Ulu. Displayed in each house are the many artifacts made by the individual dwellers. Demonstration of arts and crafts like beadwork, wood and bamboo carvings, "Pua" weaving and straw weaving can be seen while touring the Village. You will also be entertained with 45 minutes of the traditional dances of the various ethnic tribes of Sarawak at the Village theatre. After show, transfer back to the resort for overnight.

Day 06

Departure - Kuching Airport
Breakfast at the resort and free at leisure until check out from the resort and transfer to Kuching International Airport for your departure flight.