Travel to Bako National Park.
There are a number of travel options to the Park. From Kuching City you can either take a public bus or taxi to Kampong Bako and from there you then take a 30 minute boat ride to the Park Jetty.
Permit is required to enter the park which could be obtain at the National Parks Booking Office located at the Sarawak Tourist Complex, Kuching.
Local tour operators also organise regular trip to Bako National Park for their guest either on a day trip or overnight stay. Their tour package varies depending to tour operator.
There are a number of accommodation options at Bako National Park…the Forest Lodge and tent which are available for rent.
There are Three type of Forest Lodge…Type 5 with 2 rooms with tree single beds each equipped with fan and shared bathroom and toilets…while Type 6 has 2 rooms with 2 single beds each and attached bathroom and toilet and fan.
Forest Hostel has 4 rooms with four single beds with shared bathroom and toilets.
There is a camping site equipped with public bathroom and toilets.
The accommodation could be book at the National Park Booking Office in Kuching or online here.
Other facilities available at the Park are, day shelters…lockers…canteen…education and information centre.
The park offers you an excellent introduction to the rainforest of
Borneo with the various fascinating animal and plant species found at
There are number of tour operator in Kuching that offers a tour
package to Bako National Park both for individual and groups. Enquire
can be made with the
various tour operators in Kuching.