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Brunei Proboscis Monkey River Safari

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Address: Brunei Darussalam
Phone Number: +67-38996182

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Mark and Wann river trip

After reading through the reviews on here we decided to call Mark and Wann to organise a trip around Kampung Ayer and the mangroves. We called them in the morning and they agreed... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 5, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

After reading through the reviews on here we decided to call Mark and Wann to organise a trip around Kampung Ayer and the mangroves. We called them in the morning and they agreed to meet us at the jetty in the afternoon for a 2 hour trip. On arrival it was a relief that we could jump straight onto Mark... More 

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Palmerston, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

I had a great 2 and a half hours with Mark and Wann on their Water Village and Mangrove Forest tour, they use a covered boat and your given life jackets to wear. Their knowledge of the local area, culture and surrounding wide life is second to none. I will be returning to do a fishing trip with Captain Mark... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

If you have a boat driver that has not much experience you might just see the monkeys from pretty far up in the canopy. There are also other wildlife to see on the way, but some boatman are only concentrating on the monkeys. My advice is to agree, beforehand, on a price if you see monkeys and/or wildlife and are... More 

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Ventura, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

We headed to river, boarded a typical river boat which required precise balancing and zoomed down to the lovely Mangrove forests to see (fingers crossed) Proboscis Monkeys. The boat ride was fantastic, we cooled down from the increasingly oppressive heat and humidity, saw lush natural bushes, trees, and wildlife including a large family of Monkeys. This was certainly a highlight... More 

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London, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I was fortunate enough to learn of Mark and Wann from this website. A quick email was sent their way and prompt replies were received answering all my questions. Their price was reasonable and I booked a day trip with them. The service I received from Mark and Wann was top notch. The tour was customized based on my needs... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We spend an afternoon doing this trip and it was nice. We were not so lucky with the proboscis monkeys though, there were not much in sight during our visit but plenty of other wildlife species to see. The boat driver was knowledgeable and he took us inside the mangrove forest. It was so nice to breathe in the clean... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We took two tours with Mark and Wann, one to the Islands and the next day on an evening safari tour. Mark has a wonderful eye for spotting animals and is determined to get you the best view for photos, a snack was included on both trips. Wann gives lots of information and history and they are both great guides.... More 

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Yangshuo County, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We've done a river cruise with Mark and Wann. They are a really friendly couple who make the best out of your trip. We came especially for the proboscis monkey and we've seen many. They just know where to find them. It was amazing. We've seen all the things we wished for. Even the small animals which we never would... More 

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Borneo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Well worth a morning or afternoon. A good boat driver will help you find monkeys, crocodiles and monitor lizards. The mangroves are an amazing sight.

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footscray west
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

This is one thing I really wanted to see during my 2 day stopover in Brunei. Established that the best time to visit was a couple of hours before sunset and so found myself on the docks about that time where I simply hired a water taxi (cost B$30 and I paid the driver an extra B$20 to stay on... More 

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Address: Address: Brunei Darussalam
Phone Number: +67-38996182
Location: Asia  >  Brunei Darussalam

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