Menyang Tais Longhouse & Aiman Batang Ai Resort | Kuching, Sarawak

Borneo, SarawakCulture, Quick Getaways

3D2N Menyang Tais Longhouse from SGD $580 per person.

Meet the Iban people at Menyang Tais longhouse, experience the Borneo rainforest and enjoy the pleasures of upriver travel on this 3-day, 2-night tour.

2 Nights
From SGD 580Per Person

Menyang Tais Longhouse & Aiman Batang Ai Resort

Pick up from hotel in Kuching at 08.00 and drive to Batang Ai reservoir (4½ hours). Journey through rural Sarawak, passing pepper gardens, cocoa and rubber plantations. Along the way stop at Lachau Bazaar. Stroll around the shops and the small native market and have an early lunch in a local coffee shop.

Then continue your journey, arriving at Batang Ai Lake around 13.30-14.00. Proceed by longboat (30 minutes) across the lake and upriver to Menyang Tais.

Arrive at the Menyang Tais longhouse jetty. Then take a 15-minute walk to the longhouse. Upon arrival meet your Iban hosts.

In the evening, relax on the ruai (common verandah) and spend time with the Iban people.

Overnight in the longhouse.

Following breakfast depart for a short jungle walk around the village area or visit one of the local farms nearby. Return to the longhouse and have lunch.

After lunch board a longboat and travel to the Aiman Batang Ai Resort & Retreat.

Afternoon at own leisure.

Dinner (on own account) at the Resort.

Overnight at Aiman Batang Ai Resort & Retreat.

Meals: Breakfast | Lunch

Following breakfast, morning at own leisure.

10.00 take the ferry from the Resort to the Batang Ai Lake jetty. Then travel overland back to Kuching stopping for lunch along the way.

Arrive in Kuching approx. 16.30 and be dropped off at your hotel.

Meals: Breakfast | Lunch

  • We operate fixed departure Menyang Tais & Aiman Batang Ai Resort 3D2N small group tours on Wednesdays & Fridays. We can arrange private tours on any day. Please email us on info@cango.travel to arrange a tour on other days.
  • Weather conditions and the water level of local rivers may force our guides to modify the tour in the interests of safety. For example, some trekking activities are not possible during heavy rain or a thunderstorm. No refunds will be offered if a trek is cancelled or boat transfer delayed due to bad weather or river conditions.
  • This tour generally does not include staged cultural activities such as blowpipe demonstrations, cultural dances, cockfighting, etc.
  • We will advise the pick-up time for the tour departure (these times are generally fixed); details will be reconfirmed to you before you start your tour.
  • Prices are subject to change without prior notice.
  • Options for airport transfers, and pre & post-tour accommodation in Kuching are available on request.

Land Cost

  • SGD 550 ~ Adult Twin

Inclusions

  • Transfers and tour on SIC shared tour basis (unless organised as a private tour with your own guide, vehicle and driver)
  • Touring as indicated in the itinerary with English-speaking guide
  • 01 night in Longhouse, 01 night at Aiman Batang Ai Resort
  • Meals as indication in itinerary (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)

Exclusions

  • Air passage to/from Kuching
  • Pre and post-tour accommodation in Kuching
  • MYR $50 surcharge for each transfer to/from Damai Beach hotels
  • Insurance
  • Personal expenditure like soft/hard beverages, other items of personal nature
  • Tipping for guide, driver and boatman, etc.

**Please check with us for attractive return tour-based airfare between Singapore and Kuching.