Day 1: Kuching-Batang Ai
Depart from Kuching by air-conditioned van / coach for Batang Ai Longhouse Resort, 166 miles from Kuching City, passing through scenic countryside consisting of quaint little towns, villages, padi fields, pepper and oil palm plantations interspersed with secondary and virgin jungle as the road starts to wind and undulate as you go deeper into the interior. Stop for lunch at Lachau, a small town on the way to the resort. Arrive at the Hydro lake at Lubok Antu. Board a shuttle ferry for the resort situated on the southern bank. Dinner and overnight at Batang Ai Longhouse Resort. LD
Note : If you arrive at the Resort before 1600 Hrs you can proceed for a Nature Walk with the Hotel Recreation Staff (weather permitting).
Day 2: Mengkak Longhouse
Breakfast at the Resort. Depart for Mengkak Longhouse or similar by motorized native longboat. The journey will take you across the lake into the Engkari River, one of the many tributaries flowing into the lake. The journey will take approximately 35 to 40 minutes before reaching Mengkak Longhouse nestled on a hill beside the river. Enjoy a short cultural performance by the inhabitant of the longhouse followed later on by a blow pipe demonstration. Lunch will be provided either at the Longhouse or by the Riverbank and if weather permits we will go for a short jungle walk around the vicinity of the longhouse. Later on in the afternoon return back to the Resort via the same route for Dinner and Accommodation.
Day 3: Batang Ai-Kuching
After breakfast depart for Kuching via the same route as your arrival. Stop for lunch at a small roadside town before continuing your journey to Kuching. BL