A stunning three days ride to explore the diversity of Borneo from the mountainous interior to the coastal mangroves. Amazing Borneo rainforest, spectacular scenery, fascinating wildlife, locals and delicious tribal cuisine make this an unmissable experience.
Kick-start from the majestic interior mountain range and pedal down to spectacular coastal national parks and meet mankind’s closest relative, the Orangutan. Fully immerse yourself in the tropical rainforest by trekking in the jungle, kayaking down serene mountain streams and dipping yourself under cool waterfall. To top it all off, discover the hospitality of Sarawak’s legendary Head-Hunters and indulge yourself in tropical cuisines with fresh ingredients from the jungle and ocean.
Awaken your senses and take in all the sight, sound and taste of this unique Borneo rainforest cycling adventure around Kuching, the irresistible cultural historical centre of mystical Sarawak.
*Note that there is a minimum age of 12 years for this program.
Transfer and Cycle to Anna Rais Longhouse (34km)
Watch orangutans emerge from the rainforest during their feeding time before getting on two wheels and cycle along the spectacular Penrissen Range dotted with local farms and villages. Explore a peaceful Bidayuh Longhouse and experience a freshly cooked authentic Bidayuh dinner in a lovely homestay. (L/D)
Kayak (7km) and Cycle to Siniawan (37km)
Kayak, cave and cycle, 3-in-1 Day. Start the day by floating down a stretch of untouched tributary of the Sarawak River in a kayak to discover hidden waterfall and explore unique limestone formations. After a quick transfer, it’s then back on the bike to cycle through some spectacular limestone karst landscape and visit bat caves before settling in the historical town of Siniawan. (B/L/D)
Cycle to Matang Wildlife Center (55km)
Fun ride ahead today, cycle along the foothill of Matang mountain range. Experience sections of jungle off-road biking, river crossings and soak beneath cool waterfalls. Reach Matang Wildlife Center for another chance to see orangutans. The tour concludes with a transfer to your hotel in the city. (B/L)
English speaking guide, bike and backup support, accommodation and meals as specified, helmet, rain ponchos, support vehicle, entrance fees, non-riding activities as per itinerary, light refreshments.
Padded bike shorts, gloves, shoes, and additional cycling gear. Travel insurance is not included, but is recommend to participate in this activity, with a minimum coverage of medical expenses including emergency evacuation, personal liability and accident insurance.
Shoes (no sandals or flip flops), sunglasses, sunscreen, mosquito repellent, water bottle, swimwear, change of clothes, and camera.
Minimum booking of 2pax per scheduled departure. Advance booking is required. Single supplement applies for solo travellers.
Moderate paved roads and gravel tracks with some undulations. Some easy off-road biking. Total cycling distance is 133km +/-