Tel: 082 370 434 (Bako Terminal) 017 807 0150 / 012 878 0784
(Bako National Park)
Admission fee: RM20 Adult, RM7 Child
Bako National Park is ideal for day trips because of its proximity to the city. It is also said to be the best place to start your discovery of the state’s rainforest. Among the occupants of this national park are the rare proboscis monkeys, long-tailed macaques, leaf monkeys, monitor lizards, plantain squirrels and about 150 species of birds. Accommodation is available in the form of forest hostels and lodges. Many tour companies organise tours to Bako.