Royal brunei Holidays

Brunei’s Proboscis Monkey Tour

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TOUR CODE SEATING PRICE PER PERSON NOTE
1 pax 2-3 pax 4-8 pax 9-15 pax
BNPM00SC Sit in coach basis

N/A

65

65

60

Duration: 2 Hours

BNPM00PV Private basis

150

100

80

N/A

 

Tour Descriptions:

Brunei’s Proboscis Monkey – 2 Hours

  • This popular tour consists of a leisurely boat ride through the mangroves in search of the wild Proboscis Monkey which are found only in Borneo. Before entering the mangrove forest we will pass the famous Kampong Ayer and Sultan’s Palace (Istana Nurul Iman).
  • This tour is designed for you to see and understand the habitat and ecology of this elusive creature which has excited the curiosity of visitors to Borneo since colonial times. The pendulous pink noses and potbellies of the adult males reminded locals of Europeans, and this gave them their local name of Orang Belanda, or “Dutchman”. Local populations have been decreasing and they need your help to prevent them from becoming an endangered species. Your experienced guide will explain how you can help to protect the proboscis monkey.
  • Explanations on Nipah palm and Mangrove forest will be given and an opportunity to witness other wildlife in the area. White-bellied Sea Eagles, Great White Egrets and King Fishers are commonly seen. We may be lucky enough to encounter a Salt-water Crocodile or Monitor lizard. Other mammals include otters, flying foxes and long tail macaques. Mangrove snakes may be observed on overhanging branches.

*Pick up time for SIC; combined with other group: 0700hrs/1530hrs for Jerudong area and 0730hrs/1600hrs for city area

Notes:-

  • The above rates are quoted in Brunei Dollars
  • Private Tour: A Vehicle with personal driver/ guide will be provided to the client only.
  • Sit in coach: Others passengers will join from various pick up destinations. Scheduled time for departure may vary to the number of pick-ups.
  • Transfer for tours from The Empire Hotel & Country Club will be 30 minutes earlier.
  • It is mandatory for passengers to be on time for their tour at the hotel lobby. This is to avoid missing the tour due there is no waiting time.

 

VALIDITY: 1ST APRIL 2014 to 31ST MARCH 2015

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