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2-day Longhouse Trip

By Backyard Tour

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You want a homely and wholesome experience with the locals and have a little more time to spare. Catch the sunrise and share traditional, homecooked meals together.

Overview

2 days 1 night
Private trip
Extend your journey and spend the evening with the Bidayuh people learning how to cook with bamboo and make traditional traps and handicrafts out of ratan.

Trip Highlights

Bidayuh Longhouse
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Trip Inclusions

From US$ 130.87 MYR544.99 per person
  • Return transport to your hotel in Kuching
  • Entrance fees
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • 1 night homestay accommodation at longhouse
  • Customary token gift from the visitor to the longhouse - usually this costs 25-50RM per visitor
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Accommodation

Transport

Pick-up
08:00AM
Your hotel in Kuching
Drop-off
02:00PM
Your hotel in Kuching

Availability

Trips available daily
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Bookings should be made at least 3 days in advance. View the full calendar to request other dates.

Itinerary

Please note that this is a sample itinerary and may be subject to change depending on weather conditions.
Day 1: Kuching - Ban Buan Kukuot & Mabi Falls Waterfall - Bidayuh Longhouse

Today you will explore waterfalls and get to experience Bidayuh lifestyle such as cooking and sharing stories with villagers.

Accommodation: Longhouse - Homestay

  • Morning: Depart Kuching and travel down south nearing to the border of Malaysia-Indonesia (Kalimantan) for waterfall trekking
  • Afternoon: Learn to cook traditional Bidayuh meals in bamboo, lunch
  • Evening: Try traditional food, play blowpipe games, village tour, interacting with villagers, learning to play traditional Bidayuh musical instruments
Day 2: Bidayuh Longhouse - Kuching

Depart village to return to Kuching

  • 11am: Leave the hotel

Meet your guide

Backyard Tour

Backyard Tour was founded with the spirit of wanting to make life better for the community. They like to show their guests their local Sarawak culture, while at the same time ensuring that the local peoples benefit from tourism.
4 years experience
Community-Based

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.
Flexible cancellation policy
As Backyard Tour pays for your trip’s logistics in advance, full refunds will only be for trips cancelled 5 days 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
Bug repellent
Cash to purchase the customary token gift for the longhouse hosts (usually this costs 25-50RM per visitor)
Sunscreen

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