Batang Ai Iban Longhouse
Kuching - Batang Ai Iban Longhouse (Lunch, Dinner)
08:00am, depart hotel for Batang Ai Iban Longhouse, Nanga Mengkak Longhouse. First, we will stop at
Semenggoh Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre (1). After visit orang utan center, we continue journey
through rural Sarawak, passing pepper gardens, cocoa and rubber plantation, rice fields and oil palm
groves. A few stops will be made along the way. Visit the colorful native market in Serian town (2) where a
variety of jungle produce such as edible ferns, bamboo shoots and unusual tropical fruit are on display.
Visit a pepper garden (3). Lunch en route. A native longboat awaits you at the river for 1 hour boat journey
through tropical rain forest to reach the longhouse, home of the Iban tribe. Relax on the ruai (common
verandah) and spend time with the Iban people. After dinner, we have a cultural dance or warrior dance
(Ngajat) from Iban people, learn about their culture and enjoy some local rice wine (Tuak and
Batang Ai Iban Longhouse – Kuching (Breakfast, Lunch)
After breakfast, witness a blowpipe demonstration, followed by a cock fighting demonstration & jungle
trekking (1 hour). Depart down river by longboat for about 1 hour journey then continue by coach. Lunch
en route. Proceed to Kuching and drop off at hotel.