Ulu Temburong National Park

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Many travellers would jump at any opportunity to explore a rainforest! Rainforests are among the most fascinating environments in the world. During the day, these unique biomes burst with lively sounds and bright flashes of colour. At night, the air comes alive with the shrieks and calls of the forest’s many nocturnal creatures. In addition to being fantastic learning environments, rainforests are also ideal for leisure and relaxation. Visitors can find peace, rejuvenation, and joy in experiencing one of earth’s special environments. And creative people of all ages and from all walks of life can find inspiration for all types of art, like literature, sculpture, pottery, glassmaking, music and textile art.

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Ulu Temburong National Park

In Brunei, we are fortunate to have easy access to one of the most beautiful, unspoilt rainforests at Ulu Temburong. This National Park offers both locals and visitors a great opportunity to experience the incredible diversity of flora and fauna found in the rainforest. Trekking along a jungle trail, visitors can see medicinal plants, which have been used by locals for many years; and those who dare to climb the 20 ladders and reach the top of the canopy walkway can marvel at Ulu Temburong’s rich variety of wildlife. If you’re lucky you may see gibbons swinging playfully in the canopy; hornbills flying overhead with their long beaks and colourful horns prominently displayed against the jungle backdrop; or even a flying squirrel leaping from tree to tree. But the canopy walkway is only part of this breathtaking experience that visitors to the park can have, the Ulu Temburong Resort also offers jungle hikes to see the park’s waterfalls; and night treks to experience the magical sounds and mysterious sights of the jungle. It’s the perfect way to spend time together with family or friends!

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If you’re making plans for this holiday, why not spend time discovering or rediscovering the beauty that makes Ulu Temburong unique? Darussalam Holdings offers convenient and well managed tours to suit individuals and groups. This established company is committed to highlighting the best of the national park; and to providing guests with a fun journey, which starts with a 45-minute speedboat ride, zipping through meandering rivers lined with mangroves and nipah palms to Bangar Town. The tours have been carefully designed to showcase the best of Ulu Temburong and friendly and experienced guides make this a fun, interesting experience. Darussalam Holdings tours are of a high standard and the company’s excellent reputation has been built on the ability to offer visitors a truly unforgettable Ulu Temburong experience.

For more information, call
(+673) 223 8160/61 or 233 1792
http://www.darussalam.com.bn


This article was published in the December 2016 issue of Inspire Living Magazine. Download it here! 

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