Niah National Park

 

Lambir National Park

Tour Code : SRW/NIAH01 (Ex-Miri)
Departure : Daily 08:30am
(Duration : fullday)

 

The drive to Niah National Park will take you about 90 minutes. Upon arrival register at the park HQ. Hence by boat across Niah river to the museum follow by an hour plank walk to the caves entrance.

This entrance was call The Great Caves. The Niah National Park, Sarawak is the site of the Niah Caves, one of the largest limestone caves in the world. The Park covers 3,102 hectares (7,756 acres) of forest and limestone. The peak of Gunung Subis, which is 394 meters high (1,294 ft), dominates the landscape.

One may explore the vastness of the Great Cave, where archaeologists have discovered evidence of man's existence in Borneo dating as far back as 40,000 years ago. On display are the skull of a young Homo Sapien, some tools made out of stone, bone and iron, and cave drawings. Anthropologists established that the Niahian lived in the Caves from 40000 BC right up to 1400 AD. As more than half the park is covered with limestone, limestone vegetation is the most common variety of plant life. The families of Balsaminaceae and Begoniaceae are commonly seen at the entrance of the Traders' and West Mouth Caves.

Peat swamp and mixed dipterocarp can also be found in the Niah. Animals are not easy to spot, but if you are lucky you may catch a glimpse of the park's inhabitants: long-tailed macaques, bulbuls, trogons, squirrels, flying lizards, Rajah Brooke butterflies, hornbills, mouse-deer, and water monitors. En route to park canteen for lunch. Return to Miri hotel or airport.

 

 

Tour Code : SRW/LMB01 (Ex-Miri)
Departure : Daily 09:00am (Duration : 4 hours)

 

The Lambir Hills National Park is located along the Miri-Bintulu Road, some 30km south of Miri Town. This park has an outstanding regional and global conservation significance for its extraordinary species-rich forest, ideal for botanist and researchers throughout the world. More than half of the area of the park is covered with rich natural Mixed Dipterocarp Forest where huge, tall dipterocarp trees such as kapur, meranti, kempas and selangan batu are found. Other forest types found are Kerangas Forest with snaller and shorter trees like rhu bukit and selunsur bukit, low shrubs, picther plants and orchids; secondary forests and logged-over forests.Apart from the various tree species, the park is very rich in order plant species such as ferns, gingers, vines, palms, mushrooms, moss and lichen, flowering and fruiting shrub trees, climbers and creepers.

 

There are a good variety of animals including bats, monkeys, pangolins and barking deer. Up to 157 species of birds have been recorded. More than half of the area of the park is covered with rich natural Mixed Dipterocarp Forest where huge, tall dipterocarp trees such as kapur, meranti, kempas and selangan batu are found. Other forest types found are Kerangas Forest with snaller and shorter trees like rhu bukit and selunsur bukit, low shrubs, picther plants and orchids; secondary forests and logged-over forests.Apart from the various tree species, the park is very rich in order plant species such as ferns, gingers, vines, palms, mushrooms, moss and lichen, flowering and fruiting shrub trees, climbers and creepers. There are a good variety of animals including bats, monkeys, pangolins and barking deer. Up to 157 species of birds have been recorded.

 

RATE PER PERSON (RM)
 
valid till 31 March 2013  
11-15 pax RM 235.00
05-10 pax RM 249.00
04 pax RM 279.00
03 pax RM 289.00
02 pax RM 299.00
01 pax RM 399.00
Child below 11 years old 75%
 
01 Apr 2013 - 31 March 2014  
16-30 pax RM 189.00
09-15 pax RM 219.00
04-08 pax RM 249.00
02-03 pax RM 279.00
01pax RM 385.00
SIC RM 245.00
Child below 11 years old RM 169.00

Inclusive :
* 1 local lunch
* Return transfer Miri-Niah
* Boat fee

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Guide fees
* Entry permit

 

 
RATE PER PERSON (RM)
 
valid till 31 March 2013  
11-15 pax RM 209.00
05-10 pax RM 215.00
04 pax RM 225.00
03 pax RM 229.00
02 pax RM 235.00
01 pax RM 319.00
Child below 11 years old 75%
 
01 Apr 2013 - 31 March 2014  
16-30 pax RM 135.00
09-15 pax RM 139.00
04-08 pax RM 149.00
02-03 pax RM 159.00
01pax RM 199.00
SIC RM 135.00
Child below 11 years old RM   89.00

Inclusive :
* Return transfer Miri-Lambir
* Guide fees
* Entry permit

* Lambir Hill National Park Tour can be combine with
   Miri City Tour

 

 

 

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