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“Local Aborigines cultural (Bidayuh)”

Annah Rais Longhouse Adventure
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US$ 42.65*
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Traditional Bidayuh Village Bamboo Longhouse Tour...
Ranked #29 of 101 things to do in Kuching
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Owner description: Annah Rais Longhouse is a large & old Bidayuh Tribe's Longhouse that houses over 80 families. Majority of the us here are still live in a traditional way of longhouse's living. It has 175 years old written history to date. Visitor may participate in our Longhouse Adventure Program, which include longhouse accommodation, traditional meals & tours to surrounding tropical rainforest in search for astonishing waterfalls & natural Hot Spring.
Useful Information: Stairs / lift, Baby buggy parking, Bathroom facilities
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We drove long way from Bako Natural Park to this Annah Rais Long house. Entrance fees is RM 8 per pax. You got a welcome drink Tuak (Rice wine).

The long house is well- maintained. Surrounded by the mountain and close to border of Indonesia.

Best recommended to visit during Gawai or some festive seasons. Nothing much to view during normal days. There were just some beautiful roosters, cats, dog and some Bidayuh villagers. Bidayuh are friendly and they try to explain you about their cultural.

Thank Pei S
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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Drive from Kuching about 39km thru the wildlife sanctuary of orang utan and a scenic route!
Greeted by a lady looking after the entrance of the longhouse! Paid $8 (ringgit) per head for the entrance and accompanied by rice wine or tuak they called it!
Walk thru the longhouse and came to a room or bilek they call him and met a guy called Edward who was kind enough to part with his tales of the relics in his small entertainment room!
Nice place and worth the $8 ringgit.

1  Thank Jerry L
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

We did the 1 night package. Our host, Edward, was very helpfull and pleased to show us his culture. We did a small walk to a waterfall (with lunch). In the evening, we had a village tour, and ended the day wearing different local costumes, which was very funny, especially for the children. Food was good.

The price is however quite expensive, especially as you pay 100 Ringgit per person (1/3 of the total price) to the marketing compagny. If you have your own car, you can try to go the village (it is close to Kuching) and ask for Edward. Otherwise, we saw different homestay in the village.

Thank Daniel B
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Great adventure stress free especially while walking through tropical forest via to waterfall & enjoy delicious bidayuh delicacy for lunch cook in bamboo.

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1  Thank Louis Gumi G
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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Quite a long journey going up there. Anna Rais is one of the well-known tourist spot for long house visit. The best time to visit is during Gawai festival because that time you can experience the culture and enjoyable moment during Gawai festival from dancing, music, house visit, traditional costumes and etc.

Thank 93sasha848
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