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Monsopiad Headhunter Village & Cultural Train Ride

Address: Indonesia
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Ranked #27 of 65 Attractions in Borneo
Type: Historic Sites, Cultural
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Type: Historic Sites, Cultural
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English first
West Pennant Hills, Australia
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Interesting historical information on how the head hunters lived, a cultural dance and a walk over a shaky suspension bridge.

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

best to take option of tour picked up at your hotel in KK. Tour round different tribes 'huts' great fun, guide makes interesting (1 per 'group') lots going on, plently of opportunity for pics and joining in. Great show at end, and more pics, meal at very end, well glad we didn't go for the meal!! But ok. Would recommend... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
34 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

I traveled to Kota Kinabalu in August 2012 and never regretted that I finally did it. I had a great trip that will last in my memories. I visited many interesting spots including Monsopiad Cultural Village. Actually this place was not in my list when deciding to hava vacation in KK. I just put Monsopiad as part of my travel... More 

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Gold Coast
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400 reviews 400 reviews
273 attraction reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2012

This is a fairly small attraction and when we were there very few visitors were present. It was disheartening to see that the dance performers tried their best to maintain our attention. The guide was very good and he showed us some of the old ways and a house full of heads and the meaning of the spirits of the... More 

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