BWN-OV21 Ulu Temburong National Park
A longer retreat for nature lovers at the exclusive rainforest resort or just to escape from the hustle and bustle of city life.
Enjoy a 3 days/ 2 nights stay at Ulu Ulu Resort in the heart of Ulu Temburong National Park.
This is a fully inclusive package from your hotel to the national park. The package includes full board meals, activities, English speaking guide and an exclusive stay at the award-winning Ulu Ulu Resort. No other tour operator can offer a stay in the National Park. We are committed to our Green Practice to ensure minimal operational impact on environment whilst supporting local community and offering high standard of service. For instance, we give complimentary Stainless Steel Bottle for water refill at the resort to reduce plastic bottle waste.
The national park is 50,000 hectares of pristine rainforest with one of the best biodiversity in the world. You will experience up close the wonders of the rainforest; listen to the orchestra of nature’s music by the insects, birds and animals. This tour is rated as a soft adventure and suitable for those reasonably fit as there are many steps to climb and some slippery and wet tracks. The journey to the national park from Bandar Seri Begawan (BSB) is itself interesting as you go on three different modes of transport and see the changes in vegetation (plenty of photo opportunity).
The trip departs BSB in the morning and we will proceed by public speedboat to Bangar town before we go overland to Batang Duri. At Batang Duri, we will ride on a long boat or temuai up the rapids to the national park. At Batang Duri, we will board the temuai (longboat) up the rapids to Ulu Ulu Resort. Note: *Timing is very important as any delay will have a ripple effect and it will cause bigger delays especially that we are on 3 modes of transport change. If you are late, we have a right not to wait for you.
After registration and lunch, we will proceed for water activities which include guided kayaking trip between the Belalong River and the Two River Terrace. After kayaking, you will continue with tubing activity which starts from the registration jetty to the Outward Bound area. Trek for five minutes to the mini waterfall, swim and then return to the resort. A slideshow about the resort and national park will be presented at Valley Café before dinner. All meals are specially prepared by us, which are based upon local favourites and they are excellent too. Stainless Steel Bottle is also provided for water refill at the resort. After dinner, we will continue with a guided jungle walk.
On day 2, breakfast will be served at Valley Café before we enjoy the next adventurous trail to experience the pristine forest. The trek will take approximately 2-3 hours to reach our destination where we will sample lunch cooked in traditional style. Return to the resort via longboat ride. Free at leisure before continuing with guided bird watching around the resort. Dinner will be served at the Valley Café at 1900hrs. Next, you have the option to play pool or enjoy our selection of movies at the theater room.
On day 3, morning call will be at 4.30am and after a light breakfast, proceed to the canopy walk for the sunrise view that literally takes your breath away. When the mist lifts, you will see birds flying out to feed and gibbons calling across the treetops. We will then return to the resort for breakfast and rest before heading to the mini waterfall where we can enjoy fish massage as well as a jungle trekking back to the resort. Lunch will be served at 12.30pm before we return to BSB.
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0900 hrs Meet at Kianggeh Jetty (Hotel pick up can be arranged in advance but punctuality is important)
0930 hrs Board speed boat for scenic boat ride along the mangrove-fringed waterways
1030 hrs Arrive at Bangar jetty and overland transfer to Batang Duri jetty. (Note: All land transportations in Temburong are in partnership with the local community as it is part of our company policy that the local community benefits from our business and you are also helping them with this contribution)
1050 hrs Safety briefing at Batang Duri jetty before boarding a long boat called temuai. Travel upriver to Ulu Ulu Resort at the Ulu Temburong National Park, passing by pebbly sun-baked banks.
1135 hrs Register and proceed for welcome drink at the Club Lounge. Our guide will show all
types of facilities that we offer at the resort
1230 hrs Lunch will be served at Valley café. Free at leisure after lunch
1400 hrs Check into room and prepare for water activities
1410 hrs Walk to the Two River Terrace for guided kayaking trip. This activity will take
approximately one hour and will end at the registration jetty. Proceed for river tubing
activity, visit the mini waterfall and swim.
1630 hrs Back to the resort to freshen up and afternoon tea
1730 hrs Gather for a slide show presentation about the resort
1900 hrs Dinner will be served at Valley Café
2000 hrs Proceed for night jungle walk (bring along flash light)
0830 hrs Breakfast at Valley Café
0930 hrs Proceed for a nature trek that would take approximately 2-3 hours. Enjoy a
traditional-style lunch at riverside (all dishes cooked in bamboo). Return to resort after lunch
1400 hrs Free at leisure
1600 hrs Guided bird watching around the resort (binocular available for rental at B$15 for 3D/2N program – limited)
1900 hrs Dinner at Valley Café
2030 hrs Movie/ entertainment
0430 hrs Wake up call and light breakfast. Proceed to canopy walkway
0545 hrs Arrive at canopy tower and climb to the top to witness the beautiful sunrise
0730 hrs Return to Valley Café for breakfast. Free at leisure
0930 hrs Take a short boat ride and a brief trek to the mini waterfall for fish spa. Return to the resort via a 850m long trail
1200 hrs Check out
1230 hrs Lunch at Valley café
1330 hrs Depart downstream to Batang Duri jetty by long boat
1400 hrs Arrive at Batang Duri, then continue with an overland transfer to Bangar
1430 hrs At Bangar, take a public speed boat to BSB
1530 hrs Arrive at BSB, drop off at the jetty/ transfer to hotel (if booking includes hotel pick up & drop off)
What to bring along:
Please bring along a set of dry clothes, footwear that you won’t mind getting wet in (preferably sandal with strap), hiking shoe, swimwear, personal toiletries, personal raincoat (you may also purchase our disposable raincoat in advance at B$2.00 each together with this tour), torch, binocular, hat, insect repellent and small backpacks for your luggage (no porter available). Bath and face towel, toilet roll and facial tissue are provided at the resort. Extra luggage can be kept in our premise; at our headquarter office if necessary and make sure it is locked. Baggage limitation to be brought to the national park are as follows:
– Backpack/ small bag for daytrip
– 7 kg for 1 night stay
– 10 kg for 2 nights stay
– 15 kg for 3 nights stay
- The above itinerary is only a reference.
- Tour guides reserves the right to change itinerary due to unforeseen circumstances or weather conditions.
- * Pick up times for seat in coach basis; combine with other groups
Transport, two nights accommodation and meals as mentioned, tour with an English speaking guide and stainless steel bottle.
|09:00hrs (ex Kianggeh)||3 days||BND 459.00 (Superior), BND 489.00 (Superior dbl), BND524.00 (Deluxe)|
* * Enjoy 15% Discount for traveling date between 1st Dec 2015-31st May 2016. Terms & conditions apply. Click here for more details.
Child rate applicable up to maximum 2 children per booking and if there are 2 adults per booking
Child below age 3 is FOC
Child aged 4 – 8 years old will be 50% off adult price
Child aged 9 – 11 years old will be 25% off adult price