Thematic Excursion

* For registered participants and accompanying persons.Registered participants are entitled to ONE (1) TOUR   PACKAGE ONLY

* In the event of natural disaster, force majuere or inadequate number of people, the trip is automatically cancelled.

* All tours start at designated pick up points to be informed upon registration

*First come first serve. The secretariat reserves the right to cancel the trip if the registered number of participants is not sufficient

TOUR A Gunung Gading (0830hrs – 1500hrs l Daytrip)

From Kuching, Gunung Gading National Park is about 98km away. It is Sarawak’s main conservation area for the Rafflesia, the world’s largest flower, which can grow up to one metre in diameter. The park also offers a number of attractive walking trails, leading through primary rainforest to beautiful jungle waterfalls. Packed lunch is included.

Duration: Approx. 6.5 hours

Inclusive of: English speaking guide, Packed lunch, Entrance fee, Return transfers to and from city hotels

Fitness level: Moderate

Note: Blooming rafflesia flowers may be some distance from park headquarters so visitors should be prepared to walk in hot, humid conditions. Rafflesia availability is subject to bloom.

Requirements: Walking / Trekking Shoes, Hat, Sun Block, Insect Repellant, Extra drinking water


TOUR C  Sarawak Cultural Village + Medan Niaga Satok (0830hrs-1530hrs / 7 hours)

This award-winning living museum showcases Sarawak’s unique and diverse cultures in an accessible, visitor-friendly setting just 45 minutes from Kuching. Authentic buildings are set amidst a scenic site and are populated by members of Sarawak’s many ethnic groups, going about everyday activities. The tour concludes with a colourful multi-ethnic cultural performance in the village’s air-conditioned mini-theatre. Lunch is served. After lunch, proceed to the Medan Niaga Satok, a popular weekend market in Kuching with a wide selection of local products, jungle produce, poultry and seafood.

Duration: Approx. 7 hours

Inclusive of: Inclusive of: Entrance fee, English speaking guide, Lunch, and Return transfers to and from city hotels

Fitness level: Easy


TOUR B Kuching City Tour (0900hrs-1500hrs / 6 hours)

The perfect introduction to Sarawak’s historic capital, this tour includes Kuching’s Chinatown, the Cat Statue (Kuching means “Cat” in Malay), the colourful Tua Pek Kong Chinese Temple, the famous Sarawak’s Natural History Museum. Return via the golden-domed City Mosque and through Old Kuching, passing the Gambier Street with spice dealers and textile shops. Pass by the heritage buildings of the White Rajah era, the Pavilion, the Square Tower, the Court House, the Charles Brooke Monument and the Post Office. Lunch stop at Lepau Restaurant before we proceed further with the Cat Museum and Fort Margherita. Return to hotel after tour ends.

Duration: Approx. 6 hours

Inclusive of: English Speaking Guide, Entrance fee where applicable, Return transfers to and from city hotels and Lunch

Fitness level: Easy

Requirements: Walking Shoes, Hat, Sun Block, Drinking Water