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Category: National parks, Local time: 22:46:33
The Bako National Park is a protected area in Malaysia, located on the island of Borneo, in Sarawak, about 37 km northeast of Kuching
. Bako National Park is the oldest national park in Sarawak.
Oldest National Park in Sarawak
The Bako National Park was founded in 1957. It occupies an area of 27.27 km2. The park is distinctive with sandstone cliffs and sandy bays. Although it is the smallest park in the state of Sarawak, its rainforest, rivers, waterfalls, beaches and wildlife are considered extremely interesting and attractive. The site offers well-maintained hiking trails of different levels. There are over 25 different types of vegetation within the park. It is the habitat to rare primates, bats, birds and small felines.
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Last update: Nov 10, 2012 11:21:08 AM
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: hiking, climbing, swimming Character of the park
: marine, insular Protected animal species
: deer, Bengali white tiger, macaque, elephant (Elephantidae), tiger (Panthera tigris), crocodile, turtle, otter (Lutra) Other services
: campsite, bungalows, beach Distance from the main road
: 5.9858509233064 Why to go there?
: unique fauna, cliffs, marshland