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Bako National Park

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Jalan Bako, Kuching 93050, Malaysia
+60 9-261 0088
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USD 95.00*
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Bako National Park Rainforest Day Trip from Kuching
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Jalan Bako, Kuching 93050, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited in Jan 2018; started regretting booking too long a stay but 3D2N was a good duration, 2D1N would've been too short for us. Reached on the first day to a notice that there was NO electricity cause of heavy rain. Oh, the horror for...More

Thank bedforone
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bako was fun. There were many animals to see. we were lucky they were all out early near the main HQ. The guide said this happens frequently after the rain. The animals come into the more open, clearer areas to warm up in the sun....More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An easy, cheap and very enjoyable National Park. A good variety of walks, we didn’t find them difficult, but be aware that people with mobility issues may have trouble. An easy grab/taxi to the ticket office, prices were good and the boat ride to the...More

Thank Doug G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Truly amazing trip. We went early in the morning which was fantastic as there were hardly any tourists. The walks were fab, though sometimes hard to work out at first. So easy to spend a full day there and would have been a fantastic place...More

Thank huntforgoodtimes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A full day or multiple day adventure. I just did one day, but if time I would have done 2 if you can book the cabins. I heard a real great experience spending the night. Great hiking, amazing jungle, great views, and the wildlife is...More

Thank br0za1205
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In many national parks around the world you have to book a guide für trekking and hiking. In Bako NP the routes are well signed and easy to follow. So you can go bye your own, what makes your holiday flexible and individual. Bako is...More

Thank 851shop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To start off, you most likely will have to wait a long time to get on the public boat for $40ringgit and $20 for the entry. You need to pay cash. You can get here with Uber or Grab but getting back to the city,...More

Thank Megan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Getting to the park was a bit of an adventure: you reach it by boat and going in the rainy season the river was rocky! Nice guide, who shared lots of information on the wildlife and a slippery, but doable hike for all ages. Spotted...More

Thank RoosinSing
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had planned to stay over night and had booked a room but a delayed plane from Mulu meant that we would be just doing a day trip and that probably was ok. There was a lot of trash and the facilities were not kept...More

Thank debmykar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There’s sun, sea and forest.....and very beautiful rock formations We booked our own boat to go to the park and also the stacks. At the park, we made the mistake of choosing trail 1, thinking that the shortest path would be easy! It was extremely...More

Thank RowdyMonster
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diana y
15 January 2018|
Response from Pei S | Reviewed this property |
Not so sure. You may call them at this number : SARAWAK FORESTRY Tel: +6082-610088 (General Line) 1-800-88-2526 (Toll Free Line) Email: sarawakforestry Bako National Park / Bako Terminal Tel: 6082 360933
8 January 2018|
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Response from Stroumpfette | Reviewed this property |
No only long nose monkey /probescus
19 December 2017|
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Response from travelandshop2014 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it would be difficult, unless the elderly people, quite frankly anyone, is used to hiking and can deal with the heat.