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Backyard Tour - Day Trips

Kuching 93250, Malaysia
+60 11-1548 1448
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Family Jungle walk

It is such a good experience with Backyard. Our group is with small kids and old folks, and all of... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Jie Y
Awesome!

Amazing hike to Ban Buan Kukuot waterfall from Sadir Village, in Padawan Kuching, Sarawak, made... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
MOHAMAD M
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Backyard Tour is a social enterprise based in Kuching that designs unique, personalized trips for travelers looking for an authentic experience with the rural communities of Sarawak.
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“blue lake” (3 reviews)
“local guide” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Kuching 93250, Malaysia
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+60 11-1548 1448
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

It is such a good experience with Backyard. Our group is with small kids and old folks, and all of the family members enjoyed the experience! I love the food that cooked by local and we had them in the small cottage in the juggle,...More

Thank Jie Y
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BackyardTourMalaysia, Manager at Backyard Tour - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you for your review, Pearl! Glad to know that you had a good time with us.

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing hike to Ban Buan Kukuot waterfall from Sadir Village, in Padawan Kuching, Sarawak, made possible by my amazing hosts Abbie and Dawson of Backyard Tour and their local guides Lawrence and Eva. They really took good care of me. If you prefer an authentic...More

Thank MOHAMAD M
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BackyardTourMalaysia, Manager at Backyard Tour - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Hi Bus, Thank you so much for the review. We hope to see you again here.

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Had a great day with Abbie she picked us up @ the Airport we headed to a local village to see the Annah Rais longhouse. Had lunch made by a local lady with all local ingredients. Then headed to Semenggon to see the Orangutang we...More

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BackyardTourMalaysia, Manager at Backyard Tour - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Thanks Cheri for your review. Really glad to see you enjoy your trip at our backyard.

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Backyard Tours provided a great tour, included all kinds of transport, food, accomodation and activities for my buddy and myself (30, m, Germany). I´ll just want to add some comments: - communication and booking was super uncomplicated. - the first homestay in Kidding was great!...More

Thank Korbinian H
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BackyardTourMalaysia, Manager at Backyard Tour - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Thank you Korbinian for your review. We glad that you enjoyed it.

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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Backyard Tours provided an outstanding tailored experience for our group of 15 university students. Abbie and Dawson are everything you could wish for when organising and delivering a tour. They are professional, knowledgeable, responsive, fun, flexible and organised. We engaged Backyard Tours to facilitate a...More

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BackyardTourMalaysia, Manager at Backyard Tour - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Hi Sarah, Thank you for your honest review. We hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing experience to immerse yourself in the simple life surrounded by beautiful nature and lovely locals in the village. Abbie and Dawson were our guides and translators and made our stay in the village run so smoothly and were awesome people to engage with!

Thank jesseats96
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BackyardTourMalaysia, Manager at Backyard Tour - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thank you Jess for the review. So honored to have you enjoying yourself last week. Keep in touch ya.

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Great experience. Well organised. Would not have been possible to have the same level of cultural immersion without Abbie & Dawson.

Thank Max M
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BackyardTourMalaysia, Manager at Backyard Tour - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thanks Max for giving us such a good review. We enjoyed our time you and we hope you keep in touch with us.

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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Thank you BackyarTour for your trip for us. Its very memorable for me. Fun and enjoyable. I get knowledge more closure about Kuching's nature. Hope you will be on a best track. Me hoping more interesting place if i have chance to repeat trip in...More

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BackyardTourMalaysia, Manager at Backyard Tour - Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Hi Aryanti, Thank you for your honest review. We have more 'backyards' to discover, so hope to see you again next time!

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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

I scheduled 2 days-trip with Backyard Tour with my twin sister after I've reviewed the tours offered. I wanted to explore nearby forest, waterfall and caves. Day 1 trip, we departed at early morning heading to Bau. 1st destination was Serikin Market, where I can...More

Thank Aryanna Y
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

After a long time, finally had my trips with dear one. A fascinating trips to Serikin where you can buy anything from the border between 2 country. And then to Fairy Cave, a beautiful cave with its own myths that I only heard from the...More

Thank Sam A
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YamuRAY- X
22 September 2016|
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Response from BackyardTourMalaysia | Property representative |
Hi, we currently do not offer any activity in Git village. However, feel free to check out our latest tour offerings at our website or send us an e-mail to set up a custom tour :)
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