Hiking Place in Kuching: Bung Jagoi Heritage Trail

  • Siddartha Mishra
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  • November 12, 2022
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Hiking Place in Kuching 

Serikin may ring a bell to many ears as it is already an established weekend market for locals and tourist. This is a popular tourist attraction in Kuching. And, nearby, there is place named Jagoi has a wonderful hiking trail – to the peak of Jagoi – Mt Jagoi, this trekking trail also named as Jagoi Heritage Trail.

On Tour (M) Sdn Bhd were invited by Malaysian Inbound Tourism Association (MITA) for a FAM Trip to Bung Jagoi, and this blog is about the Bung Jagoi 2 Days 1 nights Tour we have been through.

  • Fam is short for ‘familiarization’ – therefore a fam trip means familiarization trip. Travel agents go on familiarization trips to learn first hand about the locations, airlines, tours, hotels and cruises they sell. 
  • Bung means summit in local Sarawakian language. 

Below are some pictures provided by MITA: 

bung jagoi basket weaving Bung Jagoi Heritage Centre bung jagoi hiking Bung Jagoi native food jagoi Dipterocarpus rigidus (pokok keruing) jungle trekking kuching Bung Jagoi Trail

Day 1: Kuching – Serikin Weekend Market – Kampung Duyuh – Bung Jagoi 

Accommodation: Kampung Duyoh Home Stay

07.00am: From Imperial Hotel Kuching, I took a Grab to meeting point.

08.30am: Arrival at Serikin Weekend Border Market. There are plenty to buy here.  There are many products from Indonesia such as Batik, Foods, Fruits etc. We had some light lunch here – Baso, and then back to bus and drive to Kg Duyuh.

11.00am: Proceed to Kg Duyuh, and we check in to homestay and start our trek. Briefing by the Tour Guide, and we trek to Bung Jagoi.

02.00pm: Arrive at Bung Jagoi Heritage Centre. Local lunch is served at one of the house there.

03.00pm: After lunch, continue the trek uphill to Mt Jagoi (15 minutes trek).

05.00pm: Back to Kg Duyuh, and we play in the waterfall nearby the homestay.

07.00pm: Dinner is served. We had a really nice dinner with local Bidayuh Dance Performances.

09.00pm: Go to bed. It is a really nice and fruitful day!

Day 2: Kampung Duyuh – Fairy Cave – Kuching

09.00am: Breakfast at homestay – local fried rice.

10.00am: Check out and we proceed to Fairy Caves which is 1 hour away.

11.00am: Visit Fairy Cave by going in up staircases.

02.00pm: Back to bus, have some foods at local restaurants and we drive to Kuching.

03.00pm: Drop at Kuching Hotel. Tour ends.