Tour Highlights : Santubong Wildlife Cruise, Irrawaddy Dolphins, Proboscis Monkeys, Fire-Flies, Crocodiles, Anah Rais (Bidayu) Longhouse, Semenggoh Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre, Orang Utan Day 1 : Kuching / Santubong Wildlife Cruise Depart by scheduled flight for Kuching, the capital city of Sarawak. Meet upon arrival and transfer to your choice of hotels. Late this afternoon, embark on an exciting Santubong Wildlife Cruise which takes you around the rivers of the Santubong Peninsular, offering you the chance of seeing some of Sarawak's fascinating wildlife. The cruise criss-crosses the mouth of the Santubong River where the rare Irrawaddy dolphins are ofter seen swimming and diving in the estuary. Your boat then cruises along the mangrove river banks in search of the big nose Proboscis monkeys, often seen in the treetops at the water edge settling down for the night. As dusk arrives, we watch the fire-flies moving amongst the branches of the mangroves and we might see crocodiles which can be easily spotted by their brightly eyes when shone upon by powerful torchlights. (Note : Wildlife sightings cannot be guaranteed, however our local tour operator do enjoy a high success rate and the tour do not operate during rainy weather). Remark : For late arrival, Santubong Wildlife Cruise will be conducted on the 3rd day of the tour. Day 2 : Anah Rais (Bidayu) Longhouse / Semenggoh Wildlife rehabitation Centre (B/L) After breakfast, take a scenic drive passing through lush green countryside dotted with padi fields, pepper gardens, rubber plantations and flanked by jungle-clad mountains before arriving at the longhouse. Then drive to Semonggoh Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre, which provides a rare opportunity to be close encounter with the semi-wild orang utan, who have been rescued from captivity and trained to survive in the surrounding forest reserve. The rehabilitated animals roam freely in the rainforest and often return to the centre at feeding times. Day 3 : Kuching (B) Free day for you to explore the main streets of Kuching City, where you can view historical buildings built during the White Rajah era or visit the world famous Sarawak Museum (all within walking distance from your city hotel). Note : For those staying in the Damai Puri & Spa the Sarawak Cultural Village is just withing walking distance from the resort. Day 4 : Kuching / Departure (B) Bid farewell to Sarawak as you will be transfer to the airport for our flight back to Singapore.
Kuching Express tour