Junglebluesdream Art Gallery


Many of artist Stephen Baya’s paintings have traditional Kelabit motifs. In April 2013 his colourful illustrations of the Kelabit legend of Tuked Rini were featured at the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology in Cambridge, England. Stephen also works from here in his studio.

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1. Bario Asal Longhouse

0.56 MILES

This all-wood, 22-door longhouse has the traditional Kelabit layout. On the dapur (enclosed front verandah) each family has a hearth, while on the other…

2. Tom Harrisson Monument

0.71 MILES

Shaped like a sapé (a traditional stringed instrument), this stainless-steel monument commemorates the March 1945 parachute drop into Bario by British and…

3. Community House

0.77 MILES

This handsome multilevel wooden building – topped with a colourful carved hornbill – is used as the focus for the Bario Food & Cultural Festival…

4. Pa’ Umor

2.63 MILES

From Bario it’s a 1½-hour walk to Pa’ Umor, and another 15 minutes to Arur Bilit Farm, home to Batu Narit, an impressive stone carving featuring a human…

5. Pulong Tau National Park


Although much smaller than originally envisaged, this 59,900 Ha park includes Sarawak's highest mountain, 2423m Gunung Murud, and encompasses mixed…

6. Pa’ Lungan

6.01 MILES

The trail from Bario to Pa' Lungan is walkable without a guide. About halfway along you'll see Batu Arit, a large stone featuring bird carvings and…