Semenggoh Orang Utan & Spelunking Adventure

Pick up from Kuching
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Tour Code: KUC-41 Duration: Approx 6 Hours

Observe our closest living relative, the Orang Utans, in their element and admire gorgeous stalagmites and stalactites within the Wind and Fairy Caves.

Highlights:

  • Greet the Endangered Orang Utans
  • Explore the Majestic Three Storied High Fairy Cave
  • See the Incredible Natural Formations of Stalactites and Stalagmites

Tour Description:

On this tour, we will visit the Semenggoh Orang Utan Centre to observe and learn more about the incredible Orang Utan. These endangered great apes are our closest relatives, sharing almost 97% of our human DNA. Aside from watching them delightfully tucking into their daily meals during feeding hours, take a short trek into the jungle where you will get a chance to observe these playful primates in their element. If you are lucky, you might even catch a glimpse of female orangutans nursing their child with love and care, not unlike our mothers when we were younger. Try spotting a myriad of colourful birds such as the Scarlet-rumped Trogon, Blue-winged Leafbird and more at the lush, leafy sanctuary.

After that, we will proceed to two incredible limestone caves filled, the Fairy Cave and the Wind Cave, that would fill you with awe. The Fairy Cave took its name from a stalagmite structure near the entrance that is said to resemble the ‘Guan Yin’, the Goddess of Mercy in Chinese culture. Inside this giant cave, you will find natural formations of different coloured rock and rich green moss, together with the great contrasts between the entering light and shadowy darkness, offers beautiful opportunities for the avid photographer.

Just about 10 minutes away, lies the Wind Cave; dark and cool, it is advisable to carry a torchlight to illuminate the man-made boardwalk. Deep within the recesses of the cave, a swarm of bats and swiftlets crowd the ceiling of the caverns, making for an amazing auditory experience. As no lights are installed in this magnificent limestone cave to avoid disturbing the animals, count yourself lucky if you are able to glimpse nesting swiftlets on the cave walls. We do remind you to be cautious and if you are allergic to limestone or bat guano, you might want to sit this one out.

Cancellation Policy:

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

Pick-Up Time:

  • 7:30 am to 8:00 am

What's Included:

  • English-Speaking Guide
  • Return Transfer

What's Not Included:

  • Any Items Not Mentioned
  • Rates Do Not Include Travel, Repatriation, and PA Insurance

Additional Information:

  • Transfer duration above are estimated and subject to traffic and weather condition, and not inclusive of any sightseeings
  • Child prices apply for children of ages 3 to 12. 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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