Mari-Mari Cultural Village Experience

Pick up from Kota Kinabalu
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Tour Code: BKI-33  Duration: Approx 4 Hours

Immerse yourself in the various cultures of Sabah through the Mari-Mari Cultural Village Tour.

Highlights:

  • Tour the Mari-Mari Cultural Village to Expand Your Store of Knowledge on Tribal Cultures and Traditions
  • Visit Various Longhouses 
  • Learn How to Make Fires and Various Other Items

    Tour Description:

    Break away from the noise and pollution of the city and immerse yourself in something off the beaten track. A melting pot of various cultures, Sabah presents the ideal destination to experience unique ways of life and their respective traditions. Turn your adventurous vibes up a notch and explore Mari Mari Cultural Village located 25 minutes shy of the city. Upon arrival, you will be greeted by friendly tribesmen and the chief in accordance with local customs.
     
    You will be briefed on the village rules before crossing a suspension bridge to enter the village. Your tour will take you around to all the unique homes built by the descendants of different ethnicities, each representing distinctive cultural elements passed down for generations. These comprise of a Dusun tribal house, a Lundayeh house, a Murut Longhouse and a Bajau house. Prepare to learn new skills such as making fire using traditional means and observing the production of local snacks, ropes, vests, floors and blowpipes.
     
    One of the biggest highlights would be a visit to the longhouse whose tribe was once headhunters back in the day. You might discover a bounce in your step as the floor has a built-in Lansaran which is a trampoline-like floor. Enjoy numerous cultural performances by staff members followed by a quick stop at the souvenir shop for you to pick up something nice for the people at home.

    Cancellation Policy:

    Please refer to our refunds policy under Terms of Use section.

    Pick-Up Time:  

    • 8:15 am to 8:45 am (Morning)
    • 12:15 pm to 12:45 pm (Afternoon)
    • 4:15 pm to 4:45 pm (Evening)

    What's Included:

    • English-Speaking Guide
    • Hotel Return Transfer
    • Meals: Lunch, High Tea, Dinner

    What's Not Included:

    • Any Items Not Mentioned

    Additional Information:

    • Transfer duration above are estimated and subject to traffic and weather condition, and not inclusive of any sightseeing
    • Recommended to bring: outdoor long pants and sleeves, hat, camera, binoculars, raincoat and insect repellent
    • Child prices apply for children of ages 2 to 11. A minimum of two (2) adult tickets are required to be eligible for child ticket prices
    • Please adhere to strict pick-up time punctuality. Tour operators may forfeit tours for travellers if no-show during stipulated time
    • Registered name of the traveller must be corresponding with photograph documentation (Example: Passport). Tour operators reserve the right to reject if registered traveller fails to provide photographed documentation of their own

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