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The Rucksack Rainforest Kayaking is licensed (Licence No. KPL/LN5690)by the Malaysian Ministry of Tourism. We are committed to make your day Fun & Memorable. See you on the river!
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Lot 8962 Jalan Sekama, Kuching 93300, Malaysia
+60 14-316 4432
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All reviews local village orangutan sanctuary the river fantastic scenery curry puffs great fun photos taken long house fruit small group home cooked lunch local lunch fantastic adventure annah rais longhouse nice pictures these guys day tour
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Reviewed 1 week ago

1. Photographs were taken from a camera with outdated technology, photo quality is way below average. 2. Could swear a trip to the waterfall was promised however there was not even a glimpse of it 3. The lunch was poor and made up of tasteless...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LTengoku
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really good experience, the guides were very friendly and helpful. Recommend to go as great fun and fantastic scenery.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Craig88uk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A really fantastic day and would recommend to anyone. Easy communication with Audrey in the office to book, and Asin and the other guides are friendly, funny, and very knowledgeable. Kayaking along a river in dense rainforest is a great experience in itself, and I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wllbrwn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made this trip with our 9yo daughter, and had a great time. All of us agreed that this is certainly the highlight of our Sarawak trip! The kayaking spans 11km and took about 4 hours to complete (including lunch stop and a detour to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Ys C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Driver, Aasin pick us up from hotel, very friendly guy and share about the culture of Sarawak. Took almost 40mins to reach Kpg Semarang/Bengoh from City Center. Kayak for almost 11km according to the guide, who took many wonderful photos for us. Halfway through, we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank fiqo_travels88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mostly great, hence 4 stars. The kayakking on the river was lovely - we did 4km (with young kids) and it was perfect - gorgeous scenery, a stop at a waterfall and some gentle exercise. The trip to the longhouses was less special, I felt...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank samdA1581OJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my teenage girls on the kayaking journey. It was amazing. We all loved it and the scenery was incredible.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Familytrekking123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I had a day free in Kuching and wanted a kyaking activity. The Tourism info center recommended two tour companies and we chose Rucksack Kyaking. We could not have been happier.....the guides and itinerary were fantastic. First we went to Semongoh to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Brocklar
Reviewed December 11, 2018

This was the highlight of my whole trip to Malaysia with excellent guides and a beautiful setting. I can't say enough the guides who were very experienced, knowledgeable and super-friendly as they guided us kayaking in the beautiful Sarawak river to enjoy a terrific lunch...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Camille C
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Every part of this tour was really well organised and we had a fantastic day. Asin and this brother Koya were so friendly and kind - really couldn't have asked for better guides. Seeing the orang-utans was amazing, the river was lovely and we had...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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January 18, 2017|
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Response from LoriNick7 | Reviewed this property |
we were only 2. I think they mean that the trip won't happen unless they have at least 3 bookings
August 29, 2016|
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Response from doritg888 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Henry, i just got a note back from the operator that they have a trip tmr 31st august for package B and C and a trip on the 1st and 2nd for package A. Kindly send them a note on ur prefered packages and date u would... More
July 9, 2016|
Response from Phatsadie | Reviewed this property |
Please check directly with them or you can call and speak to the travel desk at the Ranee Boutique hotel in Kuching. Their nr +60 82 258833. Hope you are able to. It was great fun.