3H2N Kuching Birding Package
Borneo Highland + Kubah
DAY 01 – 1 October 2019
Venue : Kubah National Park ( Full Day Birding )
Activity : Night Walk for birds
Notes : No Meal
0600 hrs – Pick up from Kuching City then proceed for birding at Kubah National Park. The Park is situated on a sandstone plateau, mostly covered by mixed dipterocarp forest which interspersed with patches of scrub & unusually rich area of Kerangas forest, is the home of mammals, birds & many species of reptiles and amphibians. Upon arrival aim to spot endemic species like Bornean blue-flycatcher, Bornean Banded kingfisher Yellow-rumped flowerpecker, Bornean Black-magpie & etc. Meanwhile, aim to spot resident birds like Red-bearded bee-eater, Raffles’s malkoha, Red-naped trogan, Diard’s trogon, Scarlet-rumped trogon, Rufous-backed kingfisher, Rufous-collared kingfisher, Red-crowned Barbet, Red-throated barbet, Rufous piculet, Olive-backed woodpecker, Black-&-yellow Broadbill, Banded broadbill, Green Broadbill, Chestnut-naped forktail, White-rumped shama, Rufous-crowned babbler, Scaly-crowned babbler, Spotted fantail, Asian paradise flycatcher, Grey-breasted jungle-flycatcher, Scarlet-breasted flowerpecker, Crested Jay & etc. Lunch by own expenses. After lunch, continue birding till late afternoon.
Dinner by own expenses, after dinner proceed for night birding and aim to spot Brown Hawk Owl, Sunda Frogmouth & etc. Overnight at
Kubah National Park.
DAY 02 – 2 October 2019
Venue 1st : Kubah National Park ( half-day birding )
Venue 2nd : Borneo Highland ( night walk for birds )
0630 hrs – After breakfast continue birding for more resident birds. Check out in the afternoon then transfer to Borneo Highlands. The highland is sitting on the Penrissen Range, 1000 metres (3,300 feet) above sea level, offer a perfect blend of luxurious comfort and existing virgin rainforest, it spring like environment blessed with an astonishing varieties of flora and fauna, from the rich vegetation & lush sub-montane rainforest provides a great habitat for sub-montane species which you will unlikely encounter elsewhere. Check in to Borneo Highlands Resort and night walk for Reddish Scops-owl, Bornean Frogmouth. Lunch & Dinner by own expenses and overnight stay at the Resort.
DAY 03 – 3 October 2019
Venue : Borneo highland (Full Day Birding)
0630 hrs – After breakfast continue birding and aim to spot endemic species like Bornean barbet, Pygmy white-eye, Chestnut-crested Yuhina, Bornean Brown barbet, Dusky munia & etc. Meanwhile, aim to spot resident bird like Blyth’s hawk eagle, Black-thighed Falconet, White-necked babbler, Eyebrowed wren-babbler, Red-billed malkoha, Chestnut-breasted malkoha, Wreathed hornbill, Gold-whiskered barbet, Blue-eared barbet, Asian fairy bluebird, Blue-winged leafbird, Cinereous bulbul, Scaly-breasted bulbul, Temminck’s babbler, Chestnut-backed scimitar babbler, Hill blue-flycatcher, Rufous-chested flycatcher, Verditer flycatcher, Maroon-breasted philentoma, Grey-breasted spiderhunter, Spectacled spiderhunter, Everett’s white-eye & etc. Lunch at Annah Rais Restaurant by own expenses. After lunch continue for birding till late afternoon then transfer back to Kuching City.
Package Rate : Twin Share – USD525 Per Person ( 6-12 persons )
Rate Includes :
- 01 night accommodation at Kubah National Park with breakfast only. (Chalet)
- 01 night accommodation at Borneo Highlands Resort with breakfast only. (Birdie room with 01 King size bed)
- Tours & transfer as stated as in the itinerary with entrance fee.
- Experience English/Mandarin Speaking Bird guide.
- Airport Tax
- Meals not stated
- Optional Tour
- Travel Insurance
- Personal MISC Expenses
- Rate only valid until 31st December 2019.
- NO reservation or blockage to be hold yet for the above quotation.
- Quotations subject to change without prior notice if the group sizes are reduce.
- Sequence of the tour is subject to change.
- The above rate subject to change without prior notice.
Items to bring :
- Flat shoes with good gripping-soles
- torch light ( Suggested head lamp )
- Insect repellent
- own drinking bottle
- first aid kit
Note : Every person participates in any tour or holiday organized by the company shall be regarded in every respect as carrying his / her own risk with respect to loss or injury to person or property. The company does not accept responsibility for losses or expenses due to delay, sickness, weather, strikes, war, quarantine or other travelers.