Batang Ai Resort & Iban Longhouse Daytrip
Day 01 (Lunch)
8.00am depart from hotel for Batang Ai Iban Longhouse (Nanga Mengkak Longhouse) by van driven through rural Sarawak, passing pepper gardens, rice fields and oil palm groves. A few stops will be made along the way. First we will stop Semenggoh Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre (1). Then visit the colourful and native market in Serian town (2) where a variety of jungle products such as edible ferns, bamboo shoots and unusual tropical fruits are on display. After visiting Serian town, proceed to Liew’s pepper garden (3) at Lachau. Lunch en route. The Aiman Batang Ai Resort ferry awaits you and your family at Batang Ai Jetty for 30 minutes boat ride across the Batang Ai hydro power dam and journey through tropical rainforest to reach the Aiman Batang Ai Resort (4), our guide will help you for check in.
Free & easy by own leisure. Overnight stay at resort. Dinner at own expenses
Day 02 (Breakfast + Lunch)
7.30am breakfast at resort.
8.30am A native Iban longboat awaits you and your family at Aiman Batang Ai Resort Jetty for 45 minutes boat ride across the Batang Ai hydro power dam and journey through tropical rainforest to reach the Nanga Mengkak Longhouse (5), home of the Iban tribe. Relax on the ruai (common verandah) and spend time with the Iban people and understand their history and culture.
Lunch with Iban family
We have a cultural dance (Ngajat) from Iban tribe, learn about their culture and enjoy some local rice wine (Tuak & Langkau).
Cock Fighting Demonstration
Traditional Blowpipe Demonstration
2.00 pm depart from longhouse and return to Kuching (Estimated arrive at Kuching @ 7.00 pm)
- Free & easy by own leisure.