3D2N in Brunei Darussalam
Total Price per Pax (2 pax
DAY 1-FREE & EASY & AFTERNOON - BANDAR SPLENDOUR TOUR
Arrive at Brunei International Airport for Flight ETA TBA and transfer to hotel of your choice .
Pick up from hotel's lobby at 1330hrs approx and proceed with Bandar Splendour tour . This comprehensive 4 hours tour will give you an insight on Brunei history , religion ,culture and heritage . The tour covers the Royal regalia Museum , home to a collection of royal regalia , royal chariot ,gold and silver ceremonial armory and the spectacular Jame's Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque , which has twenty-nine 22K golden-topped domes . You will also visit the Malay Technology Museum which has galleries that display the lifestyles of the Malays and ethnic local community as it is part of our company policy that the local community benefits from our business and you had help them within this contribution
0850 hrs Arrive Kg. Batang Duri , safety briefing before boarding the Longboat called "temuai" and proceed up river passing between pebbly sun -baked banks, where colourful butterflies congregate and beneath the shady branches of giant tualang trees (Dipterocarpus Oblongifolius ) before reaching Ulu Ulu Resort, Ulu Temburong National Park .
0930 hrs Upon arrival at Ulu Ulu Resort, walk up to the Registration Jetty to register your names and other personal details as required by the Forestry . Once you fill in the form, guide will lead you to the CLUB Lounge for Welcome Drink and snacks .
1000 hrs After your welcome drink, you will go back to the Registration Jetty where your tour guide will give you 2 options:
OPTION A is the Canopy Walk.
The Canopy Tower itself , requires approx 850 steps going up hill,you will reach the canopy tower which consist of 5 aluminium stracture , averaging 40 - 50 meters in height. These activities are only recommended for people who are physically fit , healthy , and not afraid of heights.Please note that from 930hrs to 430hrs , the weather is very hot and humid and trekking to the canopy tower is very taxing and not much can be seen except experiencing the rainforest environment. The best time to go to the canopy is sunrise and sunset time , this can only be done when you stay overnight.
OPTION B is to stay and relax in the Resort.
Ulu Ulu Resort sits on edge of the 50,000 hectares of pristine rainforest. This location has observation decks, areas where you can relax on the hammocks ,good range of flowers ,trees,herbs and other plants that attract birds,insects,butterflies,for you to observe or take a photograph. If time permits,you will have the chance to do water tubing in the Temburong River (Note: only available for those who can swim) and trekking to the mini water fall. After which,you can enjoy a hot shower at Ulu Ulu Resort. 1 Bath Towel will be provided per person. (Free flow of coffe and tea. Our drinking water is pumped from the river and go through a 5-stage particle filtration and a final stage through a drinking water filtration.Our water is not chlorinated).
1230 hrs After a tiring but exciting walk,local lunch will be served at Valley Cafe.It consists of local cuisine and fruits.
1330s hrs Depart Ulu Ulu Resort National Park by longboat.
1400 hrs Arrive at Kg Batang Duri,proceed by road back to Bangar.
1430 hrs Arrive at Bangar and board the speedboat for return trip to BSB.
As a brief introduction,The National park itself is an adventure where you go pass winding river tributaries lined with nipah palms and mature mangrove trees. Upon reaching Bangar town, we proceed by land to Batang Duri jetty where you will be transported to the national park using long boat called "temuai" driven by skilled locals maneuvering pass several rapids . When we reach the Ulu Ulu Resort,we will pass by the beautiful Villas with elegant accommodation.We will then proceed to the CLUB Lounge for Welcome Drink while viewing some exhibits and specimens from the National Park,and take a walk to the nearby souvenirs & gifts shop (if time permits).
Continue with Canopy Walk to enjoy panoramic view of the rainforest or choose to relax at the resort or try river tubing with a trek to the mini waterfall for fish spa. After doing the activities,we will proceed to the dining hall at Valley Cafe for Lunch.Return to BSB.
0715 hrs Meet at Kianggeh Jetty.
0730 hrs Board a speedboat for a scenic boat ride through mangrove-lined waterways.
(depends on the public speedboat timing)
0830 hrs Arrive at Bangar town (Temburong District) and depart by vehicle to Kg. Batang Duri.(Note: All land transportations in Temburong are in partnership with the tribes .There will be a short photo stop of the magnificient Istana Nurul Iman , the largest residental palace in the world from Damuan Park.Lastly,you will take an enjoyable boat ride on the Kampong Ayer, one of the world's largest water villages and visit a privately owned house to enjoy local delicacies.Return to hotel.
NOTES: For Mosque visits,visitors are requested to dress appropriately , and i.e. Non-revealing clothing's or shorts below the knees.Inside visit is conducted at the Jame'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque during specific hours everyday except Thursday,Friday and certain Public Holidays in Brunei Darussalam where it will be photo stop outside only.
For Royal Regalia,it is recommended to wear socks as you have to take off your shoes.
DAY 2 - Ulu Ulu National Park Resort(Temburong) Day Trip
In the morning , pick up the hotel's lobby at 0715hrs approx for the original Ulu Temburong National Park Daytrip. Why is it original? Because you have chosen one of the best selling tours in Brunei and only through us that you are spending the FULLTRIP in the National Park (no other operator can provide this exclusive tour). The journey begins from your respective hotel, take an early breakfast. Meet at 0715 hrs at Kianggeh Jetty (opposite Kampong Ayer) for the Ulu Ulu Resort Day Trip tour . (Note: Timing is very important as any delay will have a ripple effect and it will cause bigger delays especially that we are 3 modes of transport change. If you are late . we have a right not to wait for you).
1530 hrs Arrive at BSB- Kianggeh jetty.Hotel drop off if you have arranged the hotel pick up and drop off in advance (with a surcharge).
What to bring along:
Please bring a set of dry clothes,hats,sun block,sunglasses,proper trekking footwear ( if you are going for the canopy walk),sandalswith strap (if you are only staying at the Resort),swimming attire, personal raincoat (you may also purchase our disposable raincoat in advance at B$2.00 each together with this tour), insect repellent, and please bring along proper water bottle as we have filtered drinking water at the Resort for refilling.You can also buy our very own stainless steel bottle at the Resort (B$5.00 each) and through this effort ;you will help to reduce the plastic bottle rubbish.
The above itinerary is only a referance .Tour guide reserves the rightto change itinerary due to unforeseen circumstances or weather conditions
DAY 03 - RETURN AIRPORT
Transfer to Brunei International Airport for departure flight ETD TBA
We may do pick up from major / our selected hotels. In the case that the pick-up & drop off are not from hotels / not similar/ if there are any changes & beyond our standard arrangement, it will be subject to surcharge and need an advance booking.