Wildlife of Sarawak- 7 Days


REGION: Kuching
DURATION: 7 Days 6 Nights
AVAILABILITY: Everyday (Pre-Book Required)
PICK UP POINT: Kuching International Airport
PICK UP TIME: Depends on Your Flight Arrival Time
DROP OFF POINT: Kuching International Airport
DROP OFF TIME: Depends on Your Flight Departure Time
* All timings are estimated and for reference purposes only. Actual timing will be provided prior to your departure.

Tour highlights

  • Kuching City Tour
  • Matang Wildlife Centre
  • Kubah National Park
  • Frog Tour
  • Semenggoh Orang Utan
  • Sarawak Cultural Village
  • Bako National Park
  • Permai Rainforest Resort (Tree House)


Experience the best of wildlife adventure in Kuching, Sarawak! Your first nature encounter awaits at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, a sanctuary that allows you to see semi-wild orangutans in their natural habitat. Watch in wonder at their complex behaviours, nurturing interactions, and even the heartwarming sight of a mother orangutan and her young. 

Your journey will also bring you to the Bako National Park, boasting the title of Sarawak's oldest national park. Traverse through diverse ecosystems, from mangrove swamps to dipterocarp forests, and witness the different species of wildlife surrounding you, such as the proboscis monkey and long-tailed macaques.

As you continue your adventure, the Matang Wildlife Centre and Kubah National Park invite you to deepen your understanding of the Bornean rainforest and its inhabitants. At Matang Wildlife Centre, you will find a haven for endangered species, while at Kubah National Park, you will learn more about different species of palms. 

Whether you are a passionate wildlife enthusiast, a curious traveller, or someone seeking solace in nature's embrace, this tour of Kuching's wildlife adventure promises an unforgettable journey.

Sample itinerary

Day 1 - Arrive Kuching / City Tour

Arrive Kuching Airport, meet and transfer to your hotel in the city.

Your afternoon city tour pick-up awaits at the hotel lobby, where you will then depart for an exciting Kuching City tour. Experience the beauty of a multi-racial community and see places of interest in Kuching. To start the tour, you will visit the Historical Buildings of the White Rajahs, including The General Post Office, The Old court House, The Clock Tower, The Charles Brooke Memorial and The Square Tower. 
The tour continues with scenic views of Sarawak State Legislative Building, The Astana, Fort Magherita and the Malay Village across the river from the Kuching Waterfront.

Return to hotel for the overnight stay.

Meals : Accommodation : 3* The Limetree Hotel

Day 2 - Matang Wildlife Centre / Kubah National Park / Frog Tour

Rise and shine! You will depart to Matang Wildlife Centre, which covers around 180 hectares of lowland forest. The centre aims to educate students on nature studies, cater to researchers from local and overseas universities, conserve endangered species through rehabilitation, and provide recreational time amidst the rock pools, waterfalls and hiking trails.

The Matang Wildlife Centre is part of Kubah National Park, housing endangered wildlife in large enclosed rainforest areas or spacious cages. Young orangutans, who were either orphaned or rescued from captivity, are taught how to survive in the wild and once ready, they are let free. The centre also houses some sambar deer, sun bear, civets, and some species of endangered birds. 

Afterwards, proceed to Kubah National Park, where Kubah’s most prominent feature stands, its palms. Almost a hundred different palm species can be found in just over 22 sq km, making Kubah one of the richest palm habitats for its size anywhere in the world. Then, get on a trail with an amphibian specialist to spot many species of frogs that live in abundance in the park area.

Return to the hotel for overnight stay.

Meals : Breakfast / Packed-lunch / Dinner Accommodation : 3* The Limetree Hotel

Day 3 - Semenggoh Wildlife Centre / Permai Rainforest Resort (Tree House)

Good morning! Enjoy your breakfast before meeting at the hotel lobby for departure to Semenggoh Wildlife Centre. The centre is a 740-hectare stretch of virgin forest, home to semi-wild orangutans. Learn more about how the centre functions as a Rehabilitation Centre as well as study and observe orangutans at a distance. 

After the tour completes, you will depart to Permai Rainforest Resort for check-in and overnight. Lunch is served en-route.

Dinner & overnight at Permai Rainforest Resort.

Meals : Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner Accommodation : Permai Rainforest Resort (Tree House)

Day 4 - Sarawak Cultural Village / Permai Rainforest Resort (Tree House)

Rise and shine! Breakfast is served at the hotel. Afterwards, you will depart for Sarawak Cultural Village, an award-winning living museum located on a 17-acre site. It has seven representative ethnic houses with natives residing and making handicrafts. 

Your visit to the Cultural Village will shed light on the colourful traditions of various races in Sarawak. Enjoy a live performance that highlights the many vibrant dances of the people of Sarawak. After a culture-filled day, return to Permai Rainforest Resort. Lunch is served en-route.

Dinner & overnight at Permai Rainforest Resort.

Meals : Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner Accommodation : Permai Rainforest Resort (Tree House)

Day 5 - Bako National Park

Enjoy your breakfast before departing for a 45-minute drive to Bako Fishing Village. Continue your journey via boat for a 30-minute cruise along the coastal charms to finally reach Bako. 

The park has an area of 16 sq km of primary forest with abundant botanical treasure consisting of 25 vegetation types, including the carnivorous pitcher plant. Bako’s mangrove forest is home to the proboscis monkeys, which can only be found in Borneo. Some species, like the long-tailed macaques, silver leaf monkeys, monitor lizards, and Bornean bearded pigs, can be easily seen. You can also trek through the mangrove forest to observe mud skippers and blue-fiddler crabs. 

Overnight stay at Bako National Park Guesthouse. 

Meals : Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner Accommodation : Bako National Park Guesthouse

Day 6 - Bako National Park / Kuching

Good morning! If you did not get the proboscis monkeys the evening before, you can take an early morning trek to see them as they start their day at the river banks. After breakfast, check out and depart for your accommodation at in Kuching.

Overnight stay at the city hotel.

Meals : Breakfast / Lunch Accommodation : 3* The Limetree Hotel

Day 7 - Departure

Pack up and bid bitter-sweet goodbyes as we transfer you to Kuching Airport.

Meals : Breakfast

Meals  06 Breakfasts, 05 Local Lunches, 04 Dinners
Accommodation 03 Nights 3* The Limetree Hotel, 02 Nights Permai Rainforest Resort (Tree House), 01 Night Bako National Park Guesthouse - Basic Accommodation - with fan, towels, blankets, attached bathroom and toilet (max 4 pax per room)
Include Hotel Pickup & Drop off, Land Transportation (Seat-In-Coach), Meals as Stated, English Speaking Guide, Boat Transfers As Mentioned, Activities, Entrance Fees & Meals As Stated   
Exclude All Airfares, Beverages, Alcoholic Drinks, Personal Travel Insurance, Camera Fees (If Any) and Any Items Not Mentioned
  • Rain coat, cap or hat.
  • Torchlight, Sun block lotion.
  • Trek shoes & Sandals.
  • Toiletries.
  • Insect Repellent
  • Binoculars
  • Tipping is like giving a hug. Although it’s never expected, it’s always very much appreciated.