4D Rainforest World Music Festival,
Aug 05-07, 2016

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Borneo, SarawakFestivals, Quick Getaways

The Rainforest World Music Festival is a unique festival that brings together on the same stage renowned world musicians from all continents and indigenous musicians from the interiors of the mythical island of Borneo.

» Official website for Rainforest World Music Festival 2016

 

4 Days

Suggested Itinerary

Meet and greet upon arrival at Kuching International Airport and transfer to your Hotel for check-in.
Rest and relax at the Hotel OR, depending on your time of arrival in Kuching, head straight for the Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) Concert at the Sarawak Cultural Village.

The morning is free and easy at your own leisure.
In the afternoon catch the return bus shuttle to the Sarawak Cultural Village for the Rainforest World Music Festival 2011. At the festival site, there are plenty of local and international cuisines on sale. At 19:00 hours, let your hair down at the RWMF Concert.

Or go on one of the several optional tours.

The day is free and easy at your own leisure.
In the afternoon catch the return bus shuttle to the Sarawak Cultural Village for the Rainforest World Music Festival 2011.

Or go on one of the several optional tours.

The morning is at your own leisure until your transfer to the airport for your departure flight for Singapore.

Optional Tours

Semenggoh Orangutan & Land Dayak Longhouse Tour with lunch

@ SGD $TBA per person

Depart for Semengoh Wildlife Centre located a short drive from the centre of Kuching. Observe the feeding of orangutans requiring rehabilitation. Continue your journey by coach (about 30 minutes) to Anah Rais, located in the heart of the Padawan District. Explore this peaceful Bidayuh village and learn about the culture of the Land Dayaks who were once headhunters. Visit the baruk (headhouse) where skulls can be seen. Return to your hotel after lunch.


The Amazing Rafflesia with lunch

@ SGD $TBA per person

Pick up from city hotel in Kuching, head for Gunung Gading National Park (2 hours), home to the world’s largest flower, the Rafflesia. En route, view exotic orchids and pitcher plants, and visit a pepper farm. Upon arrival at the park, proceed for an hour of jungle trekking along the plank walk in search of a Rafflesia. See the host vines, the cabbage-like Rafflesia buds that litter the forest floor, and if you are lucky a Rafflesia in full bloom. Relax or swim at a picnic spot by a beautiful jungle stream or alternatively drive 15 minutes to Pandan Beach to relax and have a swim. Return to Kuching late afternoon.

*Please note that the Rafflesia Flower only blooms occasionally.


Bako National Park Day Trip with lunch

@ SGD $TBA per person

Pickup from hotel and drive about 35 minutes to Bako Village. From the village, take a 25-minute boat ride (depending on the tide) to the park situated on a peninsula. Bako is one of the best places in Sarawak to see wildlife in a natural setting. The various types of animals that are commonly spotted at Bako include the proboscis monkeys, silver leaf monkeys, long-tailed macaques, wild boars, monitor lizards and numerous species of birds. Forest types range from mangrove to kerangas (heath forest), tropical swamp vegetation, cliff vegetation and beach vegetation. There are several trails to follow inside the park depending on level of fitness and interest. The park’s coastline is dotted with small bays, coves and beaches. Return to Kuching mid-afternoon. Please note schedule may depend on tide.

Remarks

  1. Rates are based on per person with a minimum of 2 persons on SIC (seat-in-coach) Basis
  2. Surcharge applies for pick up / drop off to / from Damai Puri Resort / Damai Beach Resort @ RM 25.00 per person per way.
  3. Rates shown are valid only for RWMF 2016 package.

Land Cost

Price per person in SGD Dollars

City Hotels

  • SGD $TBA ~ Adult Twin in Grand Continental Hotel (Superior Room)
  • SGD $TBA ~ Adult Twin in Merdeka Palace Hotel (Deluxe Room)
  • SGD $TBA ~ Adult Twin in Riverside Majestic Hotel (Superior Room)
  • SGD $TBA ~ Adult Twin in Grand Margherita Hotel (Superior Room)
  • SGD $TBA ~ Adult Twin in Pullman Hotel (Superior Room)
  • Single supplement surcharge applies for Single Room.

Damai Hotels

  • SGD $TBA ~ Adult Twin in Damai Puri Resort (Deluxe Rainforest)
  • Single supplement surcharge applies for Single Room.

Inclusions

  • 03 nights in twin-sharing room in choice of hotels offered
  • Daily breakfast
  • Lots of music and magic!

Exclusions

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