Marudi Day Trip (Historical , Culture & Delicious food)
TOUR CODE: MYY30
Marudi is a town on the Baram River in Miri Division, Sarawak, Malaysia. Marudi is a quiet town situated inland from Miri, is the largest town in the sparsely populated Baram district. It is the district administrative headquarters and has been since the days of the White Rajahs. Its main attraction is another of the Brooke outposts, the beige wooden Fort Hose. It is the cultural heart of Sarawak's highland tribesfolk, collectively called Orang Ulu. Before Miri was founded, Marudi was the administrative centre of the northern region of Sarawak. Besides its history, one should never miss the delicious Marudi Kueh Tiaw that can be found in the Chinese Restaurant in town. The Iban tribe of Borneo is unique and special people, which some of them still live traditionally in longhouses.
Duration : 8 hours
Depart Time: 8:30am
Meet at hotel lobby and the journey will takes 1.5 hours by land from Miri to Marudi town. Along the way will pass through an oil palm plantation. Upon arrival at the town of Marudi, head to the local ancient cuisine such as Marudi Kueh Tiaw, charcoal bread, Nyonya cakes and refreshments. Afterwards, visit the Fort Hose. It's fair share of Sarawak's White Rajah history. Visitors can discover much about the town's past at Fort Hose, a historical monument that now serves as the Baram district museum. At the museum, they can find collections of photographs taken by Hose himself, aboriginal textiles, handicrafts and cultural etiquette supplies. Then, visit the "Da Bo Gong Temple", a century-old ancient temple built-in the land reclamation period of Marudi. At noon, you will taste fish balls / fish cakes made from various types of river fish in this riverside town, as well as famous prawns and more. You might as well try it. After enjoying the perfect taste of small town food, drive to Sungai Babi to visit the traditional Iban longhouse. During your visit, get acquainted with each village tribe and experience their rich culture and daily life. Return to Miri at 3 pm.
|MYR 265 PER ADULT||MYR 140 PER CHILD||BOOK|
Rates are based on per person basis & Mininum 2 person
* All rates above valid till 31 December 2020 (tour commencement date).
* Child rate applies for children between 3 - 11 years old.
* Infant below 3 years old is FOC
- Rates Include:
- Guide fee
- All transfers & tours a states in the package (Seat in Coach)
- Rates exclude:
- Tipping, Travel insurance
- Requirement for the trip:
- Insect repellent, raincoat, Casual Wearing , Sunblock 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.