Pickup from you hotel around 0900am, or.. continue after your visit of Semenggoh, and depart for 4½ hours leisure drive to the Batang Ai Jetty for 3D/2N Hilton Batang Ai Longhouse Resort package. There will be three stopovers along the route: – I) Serian, a predominantly Dayak trading town, II) Chinese farm house to see how pepper and cocoa are grown and (III) at Lachau for lunch. The journey passes through scenic countryside of rice fields, rubber, cocoa, pepper and oil palm plantations, which intermingle with luxuriant tropical rainforest, rivers and mountain ranges.
Upon arrival at the Abai river jetty, board a boat and cross in a 30 minutes boat ride the Abai lake. Check-in at the Hilton Batang Ai Longhouse resort. (lunch)
Morning, depart from Batang Ai Longhouse Resort by motorized longboat for about one hour crossing the Batang Ai Reservoir to reach the longhouse. The journey passing through scenic view, rice field, fish farms, going through the rapids, paddling and poling in clear water before arriving at the longhouse. A warm welcome by the natives and witness the culture performance. Tour the longhouse, watch the natives at work such as making mats, baskets, handicrafts, mending fishing nets, swim in the river or just relaxing by the river bank.
After the picnic-lunch, return via the same route to the resort. Afternoon, you can do a guided walk arranged by the resort. Overnight at the Hilton Batang Ai Longhouse Resort. (breakfast, lunch)
After breakfast, return via the same route to the stream, then by longboat to the jetty and by van to Kuching with lunch en route. (breakfast, lunch)
Included: – English speaking guide, all transfers, tours, meals as stated and accommodation at Batang Ai Longhouse Resort in Twin sharing.
Not included: – Meals not stated and etc.
Note: – Batang Ai Longhouse Resort is subjected to High Season surcharge on the 01/07/2014 – 31/08/2014 at nett RM 30.00 per room per night.
– Dress casually, wear tennis shoes or thongs, swim suit, insect repellent, touch light and raincoat.
Rates are valid till 31 March 2018:
2 persons is RM1215pp (dinner is not included)
4 persons is RM880pp (dinner is not included)
Child 3-11 is 30% discount.
High Season charge from 1/7 – 31/8, is RM30 per person.