Traditional Bidayuh Village Bamboo Longhouse Tour from Kuching

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Traditional Bidayuh Village Bamboo Longhouse Tour from Kuching information and booking

from
$43
Duration
3 hours
Departs from
Selected Kuching and Damai area hotels
Returns to
Returns to original departure point
Time of departure
  • 9:00am
  • 2:00pm
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Tour description provided by Viator

Learn about the traditional bamboo longhouses of Sarawak on this cultural three-hour tour from Kuching. Anah Rais is considered one of the largest Bidayuh longhouses and therefore one of the most popular. Previously known as the Land Dayak during the British colonial rule, this well preserved bamboo longhouse is home to many families.

Anah Rais is a large Bidayuh (Land Dayak) village about 45 minutes from Kuching. Formerly known as the Land Dayak during the era of the Brookes and British colonial rule at Anah Rais. It is one of the many longhouses that dot the landscapes of Sarawak.

The focal point of the village is a large and well-preserved traditional bamboo longhouse which is home to dozens of families. This guided tour introduces visitors to the unique architectural and cultural features of the longhouse and the traditional farming lifestyle of the Bidayuh people

What's included

  • Professional guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Hotel pickup and drop off

What isn't included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)