Historical Niah National Park Day Trip From Miri

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
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  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    8:30am
  • Departure Details :
    Hotels located within Miri city center
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Niah National Park's claim to fame is its role as one of thebirthplaces of civilization. Take a boat ride and forest walk with your guide, then step inside the Niah Caves. See one of the world's most significantarchaeological sites, where theoldest remains of Homo sapiens in Southeast Asia werediscovered.Lunch and round-trip hotel transport from Miri are provided on this full-day tour.

Highlights

  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Family friendly
  • Lunch included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

Know More about this tour

After pickup from centrally located hotels in Miri, take a90-minute drive to Niah National Park, home tothe Niah Caves.While Niah is one of Sarawaks smaller national parks, it is certainly one of the most important, as it is home toBorneo's oldest human remains, which dateback 40,000 years. On this day trip you'll visit the archaeological siteof the oldest settlement of Homo sapiensin theregion.

Upon arrival, register at park headquarters, then travel with your guide by boat across a narrow river. You'll hikefor about an hour before arriving at alimestone cave, home to bats, swiftlets, and other specially adapted animals. Let your guide point out the widevariety of plant life in theforest, which covers some7,756 acres (3,102 hectares) in the park. The 1,294-foot (394-meter) peak of Gunung Subis dominates the landscape. A quiet walk allows for birdlife and other small forest creaturestoappear.

Explore the vastness of the Great Cave, where you'll find a skull on display along withtools made out of stone, bone, and iron. Not to be missed is the Painted Cave, the site of prehistoric cave paintings as well aswooden coffindeath-ships' whose contents are exhibitedat the Sarawak Museum.

You'll stopat the park canteen for a provided lunch before returning to your Miri hotel.

Inclusions

  • Entrance fee to Niah National Park
  • Professional guide
  • Local lunch at a park cafe
  • Boat ride
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels)

Exclusions

  • Beverages
  • Surcharge for pickup and drop-off at Miri Airport
  • Camera fee (if applicable, pay directly at venue)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions

A lot of walking is involved; comfortable walking shoes are recommended

Sightings of wildlife are not guaranteed

Subject to favorable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date.