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Similajau National Park

Similajau National Park

Bintulu Division, Sarawak




Established: 1978

Area: 89.96 sq km

Wild Life: Gibbon, Banded Langur, Long-tailed Macaque, Saltwater Crocodile, Irrawanddy Dolphin, Bottlenose Dolphin, Indo-Pacific humpback Dolphin, Finless porpoise Dolphin, Pantropic spotted Dolphin, Hornbill, Brown Hawk-Owl, Malaysian Eared-Nightjar, White-bellied Fish-Eagle, Stormís Stork, Mangrove Whistler, Bornean Bristlehead, Penyu Turtle, Buaya Crocodile, Belangkas Horseshoe Crab and Burung Kenyalang Hornbill

Adventure: Wildlife Viewing, Jungle Trekking, Bird Watching, Snorkeling, Barbecuing, Crocodile Sighting, Sea River Cruising, Swimming and Picnicking

Location: Bintulu Division Region: Situated northeast of Bintulu, along 26-km (16 mile) stretch of coastline between Sungai Likau and Sungai Similajau.

Nearest Town: Bintulu Town

Language: Malay, English, Chinese, Bahasa Malaysia and Mandarin

Temp: 23 c to 30 c

Best Time to Visit: 01-Jan to 31-Dec

Nearest Airport: Bintulu Airport

Accommodation: There are hostels, chalets and camping available here. Forest Lodge, Type (Chalet Class III), Forest Lodge, Type (Drive-in Chalet), Forest Hostel (Hostel 2) are available.





How to Reach there: Overland from Bintulu to Sungai Likau. Public bus services are carried out by Syarikat Bus Bintulu Sdn Bhd. (SBBS). The buses that ply between the Bintulu Town to the junction of the road leading to the Pak (RH Jarau) is labeled with Sungai Plant Lot. The fare is RM 18.00 for one trip. For information you are not reaching the Park yet and you have to get another of transport to cover another 9km to reach the Park Office. You may walk on foot or used private transport. Taxi fare from Bintulu town to the Park RM 40.00 per trip and from Bintulu Airport to the Park RM 65.00 per trip.

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Near BY:

Parkcity Everly Hotel, Bintulu-50.5 km
Bintulu Town View From Li Hua Hotel-49.2 km
Likau River Bank Scenery-27.8 km
Bintulu bus station-37.0 km
Bintulu Fire Station-50.1 km