Meet by our guide at hotel lobby for your tour to Batang Ai Iban Longhouse. The journey to the destination will take approximately four hours’ drive with stopover at Serian town for visit to the jungle produce market and the surrounding. After the jungle produce market visit, continue with the journey to Batang Ai with lunch at the midway bazaar of Lacau. After lunch, the guide will advise you as to where/what to buy gifts for the longhouse communities.
Continue your journey to Batang Ai jetty where you will board a motorized longboat for your journey to the longhouse. On arrival at the longhouse, you will be ushered to your accommodation & will be guided throughout the longhouse, mingling and observing them doing their daily chores.
Dinner will be served in the evening and after short rest, you will be ushered to the Chief’s lobby and entertained with the Iban’s warrior dance or “Ngajat” while enjoying the “Tuak” – rice wine. You are free to take pictures for memories and mingle with the longhouse community whilst joining in the fun. - Overnight at guest house. (Lunch/Dinner)
Breakfast at the longhouse & getting ready for the day activities. Pack all your belongings & proceed for an-approximately an hour or more trekking through primary and secondary forest with blowpipe demonstration along the way.
Trekking passes through paddy field, pepper farm etc. on the to the camp site, at the meantime, our guide will teach you how to collect jungle produce for lunch and if you are lucky enough, you might be able to see animals during your trek.
After setting of camp and having lunch at the camp site with our jungle collection. Trek around the jungle with our guide/trekker. In the evening, search for frogs and fish for dinner along the river. Overnight at jungle camp. (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Breakfast at the campsite.
After breakfast and rest, pack your belongings and start trekking back along the treks that we have taken earlier and by boat to jetty for return trip back to Kuching with lunch en-route. (Breakfast/Lunch)
Thing to bring/wear – Disposable raincoat, cap, sunblock lotion, insect repellent, drinking water, flashlight, personal toiletries and other items of personal use. Use good walking shoe and bring a pair of flat sandal. Make your overnight pack waterproof by covering contents with large plastic bags. Comfortable cotton T-shirts with
long or short pants recommended.
Return land & boat transfer
2 nights’ accommodation
Meals as stated
English & Malay speaking guide.
Exclude: Beverages, camera fee (if any) & other item not mentioned.