3 DAYS 2 NIGHT LIMBANG TOWN > MELABAN WATERFALL > MENDALAM HOMESTAY > LUMPUR BEBUAK > LEMPAKI WETLAND RIVER CRUISE.
Take the morning flight from Miri to Limbang (35mins flight). You will be met by your local guide on arrival at Limbang airport. Transfer to Limbang town for Lunch and thereafter we proceed by car to Mendalam Longhouse which is about 16.14km. Proceed all the way to Melaban waterfall at Sungei Mendalem (30mins driver from the Long House. Lunch is prepared by your local guide. Enjoy the waterfall and the beautiful surrounding. Return to Long House (Homestay) in the late afternoon. Dinner is served by your host. After dinner, get to know your host family and the Long House Community. Join them for their night activities like “Ngajat” or single dance and Long Dance. Done forget to try their Local Rice wine (Tuak as it is known). Overnight
After breakfast at your host family house, depart overland for a half-day trip to the mud volcanoes at Kampung Meritam's which is about 35km away from Limbang Town (1hr drive). The mud volcanoes form natural, cool mud baths that locals and occasional tourists enjoy. In the mud pools, Wallow enjoy the mudslides and clean up in the site's shower and toilet facilities afterwards. Enjoy your mud bath. Lunch will be at a Local Malay eating Stall (very popular for its tasty Roti Canai which is served with your choices of side dish like Tiger prawn etc of your choice
After lunch, we return to Limbang Town. Stop at Limbang Regional Museum, officially declared open by the Honorable Datuk Adenan Haji Satem, Minister of Social Development, on the 27th August 1994. This museum building was an old fort that was built in 1897.
This two-storeyed wooden building was renovated in 1966. Like the other forts, it first served as a fort against native insurgents and later on used for administrative purposes. The posts, shingles, walls and upper floor of the building are made of belian timber while the ground floor is of concrete.
During Brooke's days, half of the ground floor was used as jail while the other half was for storage purposes. The upper floor housed the offices of the Resident and the District Officer and their staff. It was occupied later by Majlis Islam before being converted into a museum.
The original building was burnt down in 1989 and was rebuilt on the exact site maintaining the original design and architecture. This museum displays the history and culture of the people in this region such as bamboo band, salt making, beadwork, bark cloth, brassware, basketry and much more
Proceed to Purnama Hotel for check-in.
1630hrs we depart from Limbang Jetty for a 1.30hrs River cruise along the Limbang River up to the Limpaki wetland is an estuarine wetland where the Limpaki river meets the sea and creating a mangrove swamp. Limpaki wetland is a mangrove forest inhabited with mammals (probosci's monkey), snake (cat snake), reptile (crocodile), amphibian, birds (owl), and insects (firefly). Its river is also teeming with fish, prawn, crab and clam. It also has many species of mangrove plants.
Besides wildlife watching, visitors can also experience the cool breeze blowing on your face as you cruise along the river. And if the weather is fine, you will also enjoy the beautiful breathtaking sunsets. You will be met by your driver who waits for you at the Lempaki wharf. Enjoy your drive back to Limbang Town. Dinner at the local restaurant before returning to your hotel overnight.
After breakfast, transfer to Limbang airport for your flight to Miri and your onward flight out.
End of your Tour!
Some excellent local markets are selling fresh local fruit, vegetables, rice and a few handicrafts. Limbang is famous for its ikan tahai. You can buy ikan tahai at the tamu/market.
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