Bako offers visitor an excellent introduction to the rainforest of Borneo with its wildlife, jungle streams, waterfalls, interesting plant life, secluded beaches and trekking trails.
Bako may not have an instanly recognisable star attraction but there can be very few places in the world that pack so much natural beauty into such a limited area, all its sheer range of attractions and activities have made Bako one of the most popular parks in Sarawak.
Gazetted as a protected area on 1 May 1957 and was published to public on 4 may 1957.
Bako is Sarawak’s oldest national park, covering an area of 2,727 hectares at the tip of the Muara Tebas peninsula.
It is one of the smallest national park in Sarawak, yet one of the most interesting as it contains almost every type of vegetation found in Borneo.
A weii maintained network of trails from wasy forest strills to full day jungle terks, allows visitors to get the most out of this unique envirnment.