Mulu Headhunters' Trail

Tour Code
Min. Pax


Similar to the Mulu Pinnacles trail, only that after ascending the pinnacles we proceed to journey across landscape by an old headhunters trail through gentle countryside to Kuala Terikan. From here, we take a boat across river rapids to an authentic Iban longhouse for overnight. Thereafter we depart from either Limbang airport or from Brunei.
  • Luxurious Stay
  • Discover the Clearwater Springs
  • Longboat Excursion
  • Cave-splunking down Mulu Caves

Luxurious Stay

Indulge in a 2-night's stay at the Mulu Marriott Resort & Spa.

Longboat Excursion

Traverse the Terikan River and its forests on foot and by longboat.

Day 1: Mulu - Mulu Marriot Resort & Spa - Mulu National Park

Upon arrival Mulu Airport, meet and greet by our friendly representative and transfer to Mulu Marriott Resort & Spa for check in. Afternoon, meet at resort lobby and transfer to Mulu National Park headquarters. Upon registration and proceed on plank walk for 3 Km to reach Deer Cave & Lang Cave. After exploring the caves, proceed to bats observatory to observe bats flying out of caves entrance at late evening (Only confine to fine weather). Return journey on the same plank walk to park headquarters and transfer back to resort.

Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Mulu National Park - Long Litut - Camp 5

Breakfast and transfer by longboat proceed to Batu Bungan - Penan Settlement, to observe the tribe lifestyle and to select handicrafts on display for sale at Penan Settlement. Continue journey by longboat to Wind Cave and Clearwater Cave. Picnic lunch at Clearwater summer huts and relax for a while then continue journey by longboat to Long Litut. Then jungle trek for 3 hours to Camp 5. Dinner and overnight at Camp 5.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Camp 5

Day 3: Camp 5 - Kuala Terikan

Breakfast at Camp 5 and walk through lowland forest to Terikan river (Pack lunch), then by longboat down the Terikan and medalam rivers to longhouse. Dinner at longhouse.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 4: Kuala Terikan - Limbang - Transfer out

Breakfast at longhouse. After breakfast transfer by by road to the town of Limbang. Afternoon transfer to Limbang airport for flight back to Miri or next destination.



  • Meals as specified
  • English speaking guide
  • Pick-up and drop-off from Mulu Airport or city hotel in Mulu


  • Camera fee and items not mentioned.

Things to Bring

  • Torchlight
  • Rain coat
  • Walking shoes with good grid
  • Drinking water bottle
  • Towel
  • Swim wear
  • Slippers
  • Insect repellent.
  • Recommended Checklist
    Backpack 15L, poncho, good grip walking shoes, torchlight, sandal, refillable water bottle, own drinking water, 1st aid kits, few set of fast dry clothes, thin towel, thin sleeping sheet, dry bag, garbage bag, face towel, insect repellent, binocular and swim wear.
    Remarks: Minimum aged for this tour - 16 years old & above.

Bring Your Own Bottle

Borneo Eco Tours is moving towards a single-use plastic free environment! So, please join our movement by bringing your own refillable water bottle during your time with us. 

Double or Twin Bed

Double or twin bed cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability upon check in.

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