3 DAYS 2 NIGHTS BIDAYUH VILLAGE EXPERIENCE (EGH/DOM-3D/BVE)
Day 1 Arrival Kuching – Mongkos Bidayuh Village Homestay [Lunch/Dinner]
Meet and greet at Kuching International Airport (preferred morning flight) then proceed to Mongkos Bidayuh village which is located near the Sarawak-Kalimantan border, 103 kilometers from Kuching. Upon arrival, check in to your room in the village guesthouse-cum-homestay building or room in one of the village houses. Bidayuh style lunch will be served. After lunch, visit the 24 door traditional longhouse and learn about its history, including stories from ‘Confrontation’, the undeclared war between Malaysia and Indonesia that ran from 1962-1966. See the bullet holes in the wooden walls of the longhouse, the result of an Indonesian attack on Mongkos during the Confrontation. Then, meet local villagers and learn about Bidayuh way of life. The rest of the day is at your own leisure to relax, wander around the village or have a swim in the river. Around 1900hrs dinner will be served in the homestay. After dinner, enjoy the cultural performance with the villages at the longhouse. Overnight.
Day 2 Farm Activities – Return Kuching [Breakfast/Lunch]
After breakfast, depart on a guided walk through nearby farmland, paddy, pepper, cocoa, rubber, oil palm, rambutan, mango, bananas, durian and a range of local vegetables are all grown in the small farms that surround the village. Visit the Legendary ‘Batu Kapal’ which is located a short distance from the village. Lunch will be served. After lunch, check out and return to Kuching. En route, stop at Serian small town, a fascinating native fruits and vegetables market where we will stop for stretching legs and see a variety of jungle and tropical fruits are on display. Then, continue your journey to Kuching and transfer to the hotel for check in. Overnight.
Things to bring for Longhouse Trip :-
Wear good flat walking shoes, Insect Repellent, Hat, Swimwear, Towel, Sun-block lotion, raincoat, torch or flash light, change of clothes, camera and personal toiletries.
Day 3 Departure [Breakfast]
After breakfast, check out and transfer to the airport for departure flight.
Price is only valid for Domestic Market – Low Season period / Ringgit Malaysia (RM) Per Person – Twin/Triple Share Basic