Kuching is the economic and political center of Sarawak. " Kuching " means cat in Malay language. Many people wonder how it was called Kuching and why Kucing is the City of cat ?
The world's one and only Cat Museum is found in Kuching City, featuring a huge collection of cats from all over the world which includes a mummified cat from Egypt.
Upon arrival at Kuching International Airport, meet and greet by our friendly representative and proceed for KUCHING CITY & SHOPPING TOUR. Kuching, the Capital of Sarawak, is a cosmopolitan city and this is reflected in the faces on the street. It's city centre is well preserved with ornate Chinese Temples, The Astana, many fine examples of colonial-style architecture a beautiful waterfront and a number of interesting museums, including the famous Sarawak Museum & Cat Museum. Other places of interest include the famous landmark of the City, the Cat Monument, Market, Main Bazaar, China Town, Old State Mosque & etc. Proceed to HOMEMADE KEK LAPIS. The Sarawak layer cake is a well-loved local delicacy that is laborious and intricate to make but so delicious to eat. These colourful cakes also make great gifts to friends. Kuching is a good destination to shop for souvenir such as woodcarvings, "Pua Kumbu" with native design, Pepper products and Sarawak pottery. Sarawak Bird‟s Nest Factory and Local Product Centre are also one of the famous souvenirs which can be found in Kuching. After tour, transfer to Hotel of your choice for check in and overnight.
Breakfast at the hotel, morning proceed to visit SEMENGGOH NATURE RESERVE. Upon arrival at the reserve, you will be able to catch a glimpse of the Orang Utans during their feeding time. Spot their delicate nests watch their skilful movements at the treetops and also their interesting behaviour during feeding time. The guide will narrate to you the behaviour, emotion and characteristics of this special primate called Orang Utan, meaning "Man of the Forest‟. Continue journey to visit SARAWAK POTTERY FACTORY. You will be fascinated by the delicate and creative work involves by the skillful artists. This is a chance for you to get a typical Sarawak ceramic and native handicraft or "must buy items" to bring back as a souvenir or gifts for friends, family members or personal collection. Afternoon, proceed to visit SARAWAK CULTURAL VILLAGE. Popularly known as the "Living Museum‟, the Village is a showcase of a kaleidoscope of Sarawak‟s cultures and traditions. On arrival, you will explore the 7 authentic replicas of ethnic houses. Chinese Farm house, Malay's Stilted House, Melanau Tall House, Penan Hut as well as Longhouses of the Iban, Bidayuh and Orang Ulu. Displayed in each house are the many artifacts made by the individual dwellers. Demonstration of arts and crafts like beadwork, wood and bamboo carvings, "Pua" weaving and straw weaving can be seen while touring the Village. You will also be entertained by the traditional dances of the various ethnic tribes of Sarawak at the Village theatre. After tour, transfer back to the hotel for overnight.
Breakfast at hotel and free leisure until transfer to Kuching International airport for departure flight.
|HOTEL||TWIN / TRIPLE SHARING|
|PULLMAN HOTEL||MYR 570BOOK|
|HILTON KUCHING||MYR 585BOOK|
|THE WATERFRONT HOTEL||MYR 558BOOK|
|GRAND MAGHERITA HOTEL||MYR 555BOOK|
|IMPERIAL HOTEL||MYR 535BOOK|
|HARBOUR VIEW HOTEL||MYR 510BOOK|
|ABELL HOTEL||MYR 495BOOK|
|THE LIME TREE HOTEL||MYR 495BOOK|
|56 HOTEL||MYR 475BOOK|
Rates are based on per person basis & Mininum 2 person
* All rates above valid till 31 December 2018 (tour commencement date).
* The tourism tax is RM10 per room per night and is charged to guest who are not Malaysian nationals or permanent residents holding a MyPR card. This tax will be collected upon check out.
- Rates Include:
- 2 nights accommodation at Hotel to choose
- 2 breakfast
- Guide fee
- All transfers & tours as stated in the package
- Rates exclude:
- Airfare, Tipping, Travel insurance
- Requirement for the trip:
- Torchlight, insect repellent, raincoat, swim wear, trekking shoes, own drinking bottle and first aid kit.
Note: Every person participates in any tour or holiday organized by the company shall be regarded in every respect as carrying his / her own risk with respect to loss or injury to person or property. The company does not accept responsibility for losses or expenses due to delay, sickness, weather, strikes, war, quarantine or other travelers.