Let’s explore the Caves in Sarawak!

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Did you know that you can enjoy your Sarawak trip by going for a caving adventure other than a wildlife and jungle trekking adventure in Sarawak? Sarawak offers some unique characteristics and stories of the caves for you to discover. Here’s a list of caves that you should be going for an adventure in Sarawak: 1) Fairy Cave in Bau Fairy Cave got its name from the stalagmite structure that can be seen at the entrance. Fairy Cave was once …

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A Detailed Write-up about Mulu Pinnacles Trip (with photos)

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*content is credited to the original owner A three day adventure exploring one of the biggest cave systems in the world, and climbing up to The Pinnacles, a unique karst formation in Mulu National Park. Getting to Mulu is the first challenge… I’d organised the 4D3N itinerary a month ago through Tropical Adventure Tours & Travel (who were very efficient and easy to deal with), then booked two MASwings flights from KL connecting via Kuching. I wasn’t sure exactly what to …

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Benarat Lodge, Mulu – 2016 New look!

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Check out the new look at our Benarat Lodge!   New Double Aircond rooms:     ..and enjoy an unforgettable dining experience at Sg Pala Restaurant! Enjoy your meals while gazing at the green mountain & blue sky   Be Sociable, Share!

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Salt Trail Crocker Range Trekking for 4 days and 3 nights

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Crocker Range, a forest covered mountain range which separates the east coast and west coast of Sabah.  Mount Kinabalu is the highest peak of this range, and it is widely known for avid climbers who would like to challenge themselves by conquering this mountain. Salt trail trekking, on the other hand, are less popular compared to Mount Kinabalu climbing. It is called Salt Trail because it was the path that the villagers used to go to town, bartering for salt, …

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Similajau National Park, Bintulu, Sarawak

Similajau in Bintulu was gazetted as a National Park in 1976. The park has beautiful white and golden sandy beaches with 7,064 hectares of virgin forest, untouched by modernization. The rich flora and fauna at the park had made it a popular destination. Similajau is home for 24 species of mammals including gibbons, mouse deer, wild boar, porcupine, long-tailed macaques, civet cats and many others. Here, you can find two crocodile species, which are estuarine or saltwater crocodile and the …

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Things to bring when travelling to Mulu Park for your adventure tour

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Things to bring when travelling to Mulu Park for your adventure tour 1.    Water bottle This is a necessary item even for simple trekking. It is easy to dehydrate during your excursion, so please bring plenty of water even though it may weight a bit more than you had wanted when you go trekking at Mulu National Park.  2.    Good trekking shoes There might be some slippery trails and you need to walk carefully to avoid slipping off some boulders. …

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What Shoes to Wear to climb up Mount Kinabalu

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Mount Kinabalu is a 4,095 meter high from above sea level. It is ranked as the 20th highest mountain in the world. When going up for a climbing expedition to the mountain top, we tend to ask ourselves questions like “What shoes must I wear…” “Will it be safe…” “How long will the shoe last…” and so on. If this is your first time and wants to make it into a great success, then here is your answer to it. …

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Why Niah Caves, one of the oldest human settlements in Sarawak, is worth a visit

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Niah Caves in Miri Sarawak is located within the Niah National Park. What is so special about Niah Caves in Miri? The Niah Caves in Miri Sarawak is one of the worlds’ important archaeological sites. The Niah Caves in Miri Sarawak is home to one of the oldest human settlements in the world. Archaeologist discovered this ancient Stone Age settlement in 1954. The sights of Niah Caves in Miri Sarawak are something that you should not miss out. The Niah …

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Danum Valley Borneo- The Sabah Natural Jewel

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If you are in Sabah and is looking for to enjoy nature in all its glorious wonder, the Danum Valley Conservation Area is the right place for you to be in. Danum Valley Boneo near Lahad Datu Sabah is one of the world’s richest conservation area filled with a rich variety of animal and plant life. This wondrous natural beauty is sure to enchant and captivate you. Danum Valley Borneo is located 44 miles west of Lahad Datu Sabah. This …

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The pristine beauty of Maliau Basin Sabah

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When you are in Tawau Sabah, the magnificent Maliau Basin is one place that you should not miss visiting.  You will enjoy trekking through the Maliau Basin vast area of green forests teeming with exotic plants and wildlife. If you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life, then Maliau Basin Sabah is the perfect place for you. Its remote location will help you to experience fully the beauty of this natural wilderness. In fact, Prince …

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