Sarawak Iban Longhouse Safari

MYR 1,215.00

Tour Code
Min. Pax


An exploration beginning in Kuching that takes you into the heartland of the Iban tribe along the Lemanak River. Be immersed in their culture and way of life as you eat and sleep (and dance) in their world. Be intrigued by their livelihood and learn about their hunting methods, bamboo cooking lunches and their dependence on the rainforest for everything from their foods to their medicines.

Day 1: Kuching - Iban Longhouse

We will pick you up in the morning from your hotel and depart for a four hour drive to the jetty. During our journey we will pass through a scenic route of rural villages, towns, gardens of peppers and fields of rubber and paddy. Then we will have a short stop at Serian Town for refreshments (own expenses). Later on we will have our lunch at Lachau, which is a humble upcountry Chinese village. After lunch we will proceed to the final stage of the overland journey and arrive at the river jetty. Here we will board a longboat that will take approximately a 40 minutes boat ride and travel up to the river to an Iban Longhouse.

Lunch and Dinner
Breakfast and Lunch

Day 2: Iban Longhouse - Kuching

Start your day with a hearty breakfast. After breakfast, the Iban people will give you a presentation with their traditional weapon, the blowpipe which you could participate in. Then take a short walk around the vicinity of the longhouse, and learn about the traditional uses of rainforest plants in Iban culture. After the short walk, it’s time to say good-bye to the natives and return downriver by longboat to the jetty, return to Kuching city via the same route. Then, proceed to Serian for lunch and after lunch transfer to the hotel in the city or airport.

MYR 1,215
Per Adult


  • Validity
    Rates are valid for travel by 31 March 2025.
  • Availability
    This tour runs everyday. Prior booking required.
  • Children Discount
    This is a kid friendly tour, discount is applicable to children based on their birth year and following room sharing policy in certain property. Contact our consultant to know more.
  • Transfer Inclusion
    This tour package rates include pick-up and drop-off from Kuching Airport or city hotel in Kuching. Additional charge per person applies for pick-up and drop-off outside this area and pick up time may vary.


  • Tours and transfers
  • Accommodation and meals specified
  • English speaking guide
  • This tour package rates include pick-up and drop-off from Kuching Airport or city hotel in Kuching


  • Domestic airfare
  • Camera fee and items not mentioned

Things to Bring

  • Water Bottle

Bring Your Own Bottle

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Double or Twin Bed

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

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