Tour Code :
Departure : Daily
Mar - Oct
This cruise passes mangrove swamps and
picturesque fishing villages on the way to the South China Sea. After a
short cruise through the open sea, we arrive at Satang Island, one of the
three islands set aside by the government for turtle conservation.
Visit the turtle conservation and hatchery area
and learn about the conservation programme. Proceed to Satang Island’s
beautiful white sand beach for snorkeling amidst the wide variety of soft
corals, spotting an abundance of colourful marine life. Alternatively,
take a stroll through the rugged jungle that covers the island. A packed
lunch is included.
Tour Code :
Departure : Daily (Duration : 3.5 hours)
This tour takes you around the rivers of the
Santubong Peninsular, offering you the chance of seeing some of Sarawak’s
fascinating wildlife. The cruise starts at the Sarawak Boat Club. From
there your boat cruises to the mouth of the Santubong River, where
Irrawaddy dolphins are often spotted.
Your boat then roams the mangrove-lined rivers
looking for wildlife. As the light starts to fade we go in search of the
rare proboscis monkey. Small groups are often seen in the treetops at the
water edge, settling down for the night.
As dusk arrives we search for fireflies and
crocodiles. Crocodiles are often seen on the mud banks and brightly
shining crocodile eyes can be spotted when a torch light is passed over
After searching for
crocodiles your boat proceeds further up river where fireflies gather at
night. Watch the fireflies move around the branches of the mangroves,
momentarily lighting up the night sky. After enjoying a firefly light
show you return to the boat club.
note that wildlife sightings cannot be guaranteed. However, we do enjoy a
high success rate. Wildlife commonly seen on this tour includes proboscis
monkeys, estuarine crocodiles, macaque monkeys, fireflies, monitor
lizards, silver-leaf monkeys. Irrawaddy dolphins and a range of bird life
like White Belly Eagle, White Eagret, Seagull, Kingfisher etc.. Cruises
do not operate during rainy weather)