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$112.26 Day Trips & Excursions

Day Trip to Ulu Temburong National Park from Bandar Seri Begawan

Begin your Journey with an exhilarating ride on a public speed boats, weaving through the mangroves and passing the Brunei Bay area and even catch a glimpse of some wild life along the way such as monitor Lizards, crocodiles and Monkeys.Upon Arriving the rainforest lodge settle in for a quick morning tea serving local cakes and savories from the Temburong district, and after be fitted with life jackets and listen to a quick safety briefing by your guide before boarding a Longboat, also locally known as a Temuai and make your journey to the national Park.On the journey up river you are surrounded by untouched riverine rainforest and power through small rapids on the river before reaching the National Park Registration area, once registered, we will make our way through some muddy terrain before reaching the steps that lead to the canopy tower.After a good climb to the canopy, climb another 42m of vertical ladders of the canopy tower to gain an undisturbed 360 degree view of the oldest rainforest in the world.Make your back down and board the long boat to cool off at a nearby waterfall (subject to water level) before hopping back on the longboat and make your way back to the Rainforest lodge in time to freshen up and enjoy a locally cooked lunch.Once you have had your fill enjoy the surrounding of the rainforest lodge before heading back to town to catch your boat to Bandar but not without a stop to a local Iban longhouse on the way and see how the largest indigenous community in Temburong have lived for centuries with a modern twist.Hop on back the local speed boat and back to the capital where you can either catch some shut eye or enjoy the view on your way back to the capital.A tour not to be missed to catch the Best of what Temburong has to offer.7:30am: Take a water taxi from Bandar Seri Begawan through rivers, channels and mangrove islands in the early morning sun.8:15am: Arrive at Bangar Temburong, the regional capital.8:30am: Take an MVP or minibus from Bangar to Batang Duri.9am: Arrive at the Rainforest Lodge in time for morning tea, an introduction and safety briefing.9:30am: Take traditional longboats to Ulu Temburong National Park, travelling upstream through the rapids of the Temburong River.10:30am: Arrive at the National Park Center, register, then stroll along the elevated pathways of the lush Canopy Walkway and its amazing panoramic rainforest views.12:30pm: Enjoy a riverside lunch of traditional Malay dishes with a side order of swimming and relaxation.2pm: If the mood takes you, why not try rafting downstream?2:45pm: Return to the Rainforest Lodge by longboat or raft, for afternoon tea and to freshen up. 3:15pm: Transfer to Bangar, then take a water taxi back through the mangrove islands to Bandar Seri Begawan. 5pm: Arrive back at Bandar Seri Begawan, and civilisation.

$112.26 Outdoor Activities

Temburong Experience Full-Day Tour from Bandar Seri Begawan

You will travel by local water taxi from Bandar through a network of rivers and channels around the back of Brunei Bay. Pass by dense mangrove islands and possibly see some of the local wildlife that maybe enjoying the early morning sun rays or looking for some tasty morsels of food.Arrive in Bangar (Temburong) where you will have morning tea at a local restaurant. Your journey will continue from Bangar, the regional capital of Temburong and proceed further along the road to Bukit Patoi reserve. Walk along the wooden walkways to a panoramic view of the surrounding countryside and return to our Rainforest Lodge at Batang Duri for a tasty local lunch while overlooking the Temburong River. In the afternoon you will participate in some team building activities and afternoon tea. You will depart from Freme Rainforest lodge to Bangar and catch a water Taxi back to Bandar Seri Begawan.

$112.26 Day Trips & Excursions

Temburong Adventure Full-Day Tour from Bandar Seri Begawan

This excursion is a short immersion into an amazing culture and tradition that is found among the people of Temburong. You will travel by speedboat through a network of narrow mangrove channels that eventually widen out into the Brunei Bay. Along the way, you may see some of the iconic local wildlife as they begin their day by lounging on the river banks soaking up the sun or looking for nice things to eat.Upon arrival in Bangar, you will proceed to an Iban longhouse where the locals are very welcoming to visitors. You'll then proceed to the Rainforest Lodge where local recipes such as Bamboo Chicken and Bamboo Rice will be demonstrated.After lunch, enjoy a short cruise upriver, and be amazed at how many of the local plants can be used in day to day life before heading back to the lodge to freshen up.You'll then proceed to Bangar to catch your speedboat back to Bandar Seri Begawan.

$197.50 Day Trips & Excursions

Brunei Temburong Day Trip

Pickup from the hotel at 07:20 AM going to Kianggeh Jetty. From there you will ride aspeedboat (it is a type of boat) going to Bangar town. Along the way, you might see some crocodiles and monkey. Upon arriving, you will meet our trained tour guide. Then proceed by land to BatangDuri Jetty where you will be transported to the National Park using a long boat called “Temuai”. Upon arriving, you will be asked to register at the national park. The adventure will start with a walk to steep muddy hill with rope railings towards over 1300 wooden steps. After that, you’ll go up to Canopy Walkway which rises 50 meters from the forest floor to the level of the highest trees. It is a good place to see the surrounding forests. After that, you will visit a waterfall with “Doctor Fish” in it for a foot treatment and chill under the waterfall, then experience riding a water tube going downstream to azb2n campsite (optional depending on the water level condition) Lunch will be served that is prepared by the locals in an open hut surrounded by flora and fauna and overlooking the peaceful Temburong River, swimming is also an option.We then depart the National Park by long boat and upon reaching Bangar town, you can have a few minutes’ walk around before boarding the speed boat back to Bandar Seri Begawan.

$153 Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Full Day Temburong National Park Nature Escapade

Your day nature escapade starts with pick up from your hotel and transfer to the jetty in the capital city. Ride on a water taxi, an important mode of transportation for the residents of Kampung Ayer to our destination: Bangar Town. Boat ride will take around 45 minutes where you can enjoy the sceneries while cruising. If you opted for the road trip, the unique thing about this option is that you have to exit Brunei and enter Limbang which is part of Sarawak of Malaysia and re-enter Brunei Temburong District. You will need to bring your passport for this trip as there will be two immigration check points in order to reach Temburong District. The scenic drive will be passing through the countryside of both Sarawak and Brunei.  Upon arrival at Bangar town jetty, we will transfer you to Batang Duri where you will be given a briefing on your trip and also on the safety measures to be taken during your nature escapade. Refreshing morning coffee and tea will be served before continuing your journey to Belalong Wilderness National Park by long boat which will take around one hour of scenic river cruise depending on the water level. During low water level season, you will have the privilege to get into water and help to push the long boat upstream against the water currents. Upon arrival at the park centre, register and get your park entry pass before proceeding on your nature trek and canopy walk adventure. We will return to Batang Duri and have local lunch before proceeding back to Bangar Town. Enjoy your last water taxi ride back to Bandar Seri Begawan. Your day nature escapade ends with transfers back to your hotel. 

$124 Cultural & Theme Tours

Full Day Nature Excursion to Bukit Patoi Temburong

Your tour starts with pick up from your hotel and transfer to the jetty in the capital city where you will start off the day with a scenic boat ride which will take around 45 minutes passing the water village, mangrove and floating nipah palm forest, to reach Bangar Town. Upon arrival at Bangar town jetty, you will be taken to a local market before proceeding by car to the Bukit PatoiForest Recreational Park. The scenic drive which will take about 20 minutes will be passing government buildings, schools, military camp, residential areas and agricultural areas which will give you a glimpse of the local life style of the people of Temburong district.After registration at the park office, get pumped-up with a nature trek of 1600m to the summit of Bukit Patoi.Along the way, you will have the chance to see various types of local plants which some are endemic to Borneo Island only. If you are lucky, we will have some glimpse of the wild life as well as most of the mammals in the park are nocturnal and will only come out at night time.Upon reaching the summit of Bukit Patoi, catch the breath taking views of mile and miles of mass green tropical jungles as a reward for reaching the mountain top. We will have lunch at a hand-picked local restaurant in Bangar Town before proceeding back to Bandar Seri Begawan. This marks the end of your tour. The tour includes transfer services from your hotel.