Longhouse Transfer – We will pick you up from your hotel/guesthouse at 8:00 am. Please get yourself ready by 7:45 am & wait for us at the lobby, or right in front of your guesthouse.
The Journey – Transfer from Kuching to Annah Rais Longhouse will take approximately 1 ½ hours. The journey will pass through the beautiful limestone formation scenic view, as well as the countryside view, mountain range, palm oil estate, paddy field & etc. Enjoy the beautiful scenery along the way.
Semengoh Wildlife Center – Get yourself and your stuff ready before leaving for Semengoh Wildlife Center. Stop at this wildlife center to see Orang Utan during their feeding time. Take your time to walk around the park to see other animals kept there. Sometimes you may find that the Orang Utan is not coming out during feeding time. Well… don’t be sad just yet as you may try it again on your way to being transferred back to Kuching. Please note that any charges thereafter shall be borne by guests.
Arrive at Annah Rais Longhouse – Upon arrival, you will be greeted by your host in the longhouse, with the local-brewed rice wine (known as “Tuak”) as a welcome drink. A short briefing session about Annah Rais longhouse & its history will be conducted when you are sipping of our local rice wine.
Check In – Check in to your guestroom in the longhouse, change your light clothing & get ready for the jungle activities. Please be prepared to get wet in the jungle, as you will be passing through some clear & cool water streams.
Jungle Trekking – Set off for the jungle trekking and you will be amazed by the wonder of nature in the tropical rainforest. You get to see the various flora & fauna. Our experience local guide will also show you the various herbs that we use traditionally for natural healing. Learn from the guide about the basic survival skill in the tropical rainforest too.
Stunning 3-Tiers Waterfall – The fun & adventurous trek in the jungle will finally bring you to the spectacular 3-tier Waterfall. You will be swimming & soaking yourself in the crystal clear cool water. You can even try natural waterfall massage.
Picnic Lunch with Bamboo Chicken – Our guide will set up a fire right in the middle of the jungle at our picnic site to prepare the Bamboo Chicken. Join them in preparing your lunch & learn how to cook the chicken in bamboo. Bamboo Chicken is our world-famous signature dish, which you got to it at least once on your trip to Borneo, or your Borneo trip will never be complete. The taste is just so original, tender, and sweet, and going with the fragrant bamboo rice is the best combination for a midday meal. Try some local fruit as your dessert after a heavy lunch.
Afternoon Break – After lunch, sit back & relax at the waterfall site for a while, enjoying the beauty of nature, while chit-chatting over sipping of our local rice wine. If you just can’t help yourself to swim again, just go ahead & swim it for the last time ever, before we set back for our longhouse.
Back to the Longhouse – As soon as you got back to the longhouse, quickly clean up yourself & take a bath to refresh yourself after the long day trip in the tropical rainforest.
Guided Longhouse Tour – While waiting for dinner, our guide will bring you on a longhouse tour. During the tour, you will meet the village folks, and visit the head house, mini museum, and show house. Learn about our lifestyles, heritages, and cultures this time as your guide will tell you a lot of stories about Annah Rais Longhouse. Take this chance to shoot pictures with villagers and get near them.
Dinner Time – Dinner will be served soon later, & you will get to try other different kinds of sumptuous dishes. We never repeat the same foods, so you get a chance to try different longhouse delicacies. Eat as much as possible, we will have more than enough for you & we promise to feed you well during your stay with us.
Traditional Musical Instruments Jamming Session & Cultural Dance – Soon after dinner, the local musician will start showing you all their traditional musical instruments & teaching you the basic technique of playing them. This is a very practical session, whereby you will involve in making traditional music while others are dancing. You will also be thought on performing the traditional cultural dance with the full traditional costume on if you wish. Some of the villagers, especially the kids here will sometimes come & join in for the fun & crazy moment. Remember to ask for some local rice wine “Tuak” & have fun all night long till you drop!
Breakfast – Breakfast to be served from 8 am in the morning. We will prepare our local breakfast to go with our local-style coffee or tea. Taste some local fruits with your breakfast! We will prepare the local breakfast then you can take, so eat as much as possible before leaving for another exciting trip. We wish you can stay any longer with us, & also hope that you will come back again. We hope to see you again or perhaps you may want to introduce us to your friends.
Transfer Back to Kuching – You will be transferred back to Kuching at 10:00 am. You will arrive at Kuching, airport, or hotel before 12 pm. We hope to see you again soon!
Minimum 2 adults to go per trip.
Half price for children below 11 years old.
Rm100 surcharge for guests traveling alone or with one child
10% discount for students and to go min 3 people.
Free one bottle of tuak for every 3 guests.
Transportation, visiting Orang Utan center, entrance fees, accommodation, meals, beverages, guided tours & activities, traditional show, loan of traditional costumes and jungle tools, laundry, and tuak tasting.
*Tuak- local wine