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2-day Longhouse Trip
By Desmond Kon
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You want a trip full of personal stories as Desmond takes you down his memory lane, showing you the places he explored as a kid. Reminisce with your guide on this one!
2 days 1 night
With an extra day, Desmond will show you the trails and caves he used to explore as a kid. You will also get to spend a night with the longhouse residents which will help you to get a better glimpse into the world of the Bidayuh tribe.
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From US$ 153.20 MYR637.99 per person
Return transport to your hotel in Kuching
1 night homestay accommodation
Customary token gift from the visitor to the longhouse - usually this costs 25-50RM per visitor
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Your hotel in Kuching
Your hotel in Kuching
Trips available daily
Bookings should be made at least 8 days in advance. View the full calendar to request other dates.
Meet your guide
Desmond is a local boy. He grew up in a small shophouse outpost in the middle of the jungle on the banks of the river that brought in goods from the native tribes which his family traded for sundry products from their shop. During his youth, he learned the local languages. His knowledge and immersion with the locals goes as deep as ink under his skin - each arm boasts a traditional tattoo - one from the Iban tribe and one from the Bidayuh. Desmond brings to light not only the traditions of the local tribes but also the long history of diverse people - the native tribes and the Chinese living side by side
10 years experience
Other Things to Know
Cancellation and Exchange Policy
While we understand that plans change, we also have to be fair to each supplier, who needs time to prepare logistics for your trip such as manpower, food, permits, and more.
Strict Cancellation Policy
As Desmond Kon pays for your trip’s logistics in advance, you can only cancel for free within 24 hours of your booking, provided that this is at least 2 weeks before your trip starts.
Flexible Date Policy
You may also change your trip date once up to 3 days before your trip starts. Any date change are subject to availability.
Packing list for the trip
Cash to purchase the customary token gift for the longhouse hosts (usually this costs 25-50RM per visitor)