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 (NOTE: Sarawak Museum closed for renovation). Other places of interest include the famous landmark of the City, the Cat Monument, Market, Main Bazaar, China Town, Old State Mosque & etc. Proceed, including the famous Sarawak Museum & Cat Museum. Proceed to HOMEMADE KEK LAPIS. The Sarawak layer cake is a well-loved local delicacy that is laborious and intricate to make but so delicious to eat. These colourful cakes also make great gifts to friends. Kuching is a good destination to shop for souvenirs such as wood carvings, “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. After the tour, transfer to Hotel of your choice for check in and overnight.
Day 02 Semenggoh Nature Reserve – Sarawak Cultural Village (B)
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning proceed to visit SEMENGGOH NATURE RESERVE. Upon arrival at the reserve, you will be able to catch a glimpse of the Orangutans during their feeding time. Spot their delicate nests watch their skilful movements at the treetops and also their interesting behaviour during feeding time. The guide will narrate to you the behaviour, emotion and characteristics of this special primate called Orang Utan, meaning ‘Man of the Forest’. Afternoon, 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’s Stilted House, Melanau Tall House, Penan Hut as well as Longhouses of the Iban, Bidayuh and Orang Ulu. Displayed in each house are the many artifacts made by the individual dwellers. Demonstrations 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 by the traditional dances of the various ethnic tribes of Sarawak at the Village theatre. After the tour, transfer back to the hotel.
Day 03 Departure – Kuching Airport (B)
Breakfast at the hotel and free at leisure until check out from the hotel and transfer to Kuching International Airport for your departure flight.
– Entrance & Parking fees as per program – Meals as stated on itinerary – Accommodation stay at chosen hotel – Transportation by private air-conditioned – Airport return transfer Tour as per on itinerary – Mineral water during tour
– Return Airline ticket – Insurance – Additional (if any): Extra meals, Extra transport & Optional tour. – Tipping guide RM5 driver, mini bar & other personal expenses unspecified on itinerary. – Surcharge for high season (if any)