Lemanak River Excursion 2 Days / 1 Night

Twin (Superior)from AUD $290.00

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Tour Description

Day 1  – Depart your hotel at 8:30 am or the airport and depart for the Lemanak River. The long  journey (220 km) is broken by a few stops, one at Serian (a small town with an interesting market), and we stop at a local restaurant in Lachao for lunch. After lunch we make a quick stop at a pepper farm before we arrive at the river. Upon reaching the Lemanak river early afternoon we proceed upstream by outboard engine longboat to the Ngemah Ili longhouse located along the river.  After a tea break, proceed for the visit of the Iban longhouse, and after enjoing dinner, join the locals for more entertainment. Overnight is spent in the Longhouse with mattress/ mosquito nets/ pillow (very basic accommodation).  (L/D)

Day 2 – After breakfast, in the morning you will witness a presentation of the traditional weapon of the Iban, the blowpipe. Afterwards proceed upriver by longboat to a place at the riverbank where your guide and the Iban will cook your lunch in the traditional way, using bamboo. After lunch, depart for Kuching with a stop at a local restaurant and upon arrival, estimated in mid-afternoon, transfer to the hotel or to the airport. (B/L)

Tour Inclusions:

  • Arrival and departure airport transfers.
  • Accommodation in a shared twin or shared double room.
  • 1 Breakfast, 2 Lunches, 1 Dinner.
  • Local English speaking guide.
  • Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air conditioned vehicle.
  • Entrance fees for mentioned visits.