DAY 01 SINGAPORE / 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 afternoom, 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 02 ANAH RAIS (BIDAYU) LONGHOUSE - SEMENGGOH WILDLIFE REHABILITATION CENTRE (Breakfast, Lunch) 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. Anah Rais Longhouse, which stands on the same site where it was built 200 years ago. Its unique architecture built mainly of bamboo, wood and leaves. The Bidayuh or Land Dayaks are absolutely warm and gentle people, well known for their hospitality and are reputed to be the best makers of tuak or rice wine. Then drive to Semonggoh Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre, which provides a rare opportunityto be at close encounter with the semi-wild orang utan, who have been rescued from provides a rare opportunityto be at 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 03 KUCHING (Breakfast) 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 Resort & Spa the Sarawak Cultural Village is just within walking distance from the resort. DAY 04 KUCHING / SINGAPORE (Breakfast) Bid farewell to Sarawak as you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to Singapore.
Kuching Express tour