Day Tour Inner Countryside – Mah Meri (Sea Gypsies), “Toddy” with Village lunch

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Price : Single person USD 300  2 or more persons  USD 150 each 

Overview:  The Malaysian Countryside , at best, combines the virtues of a slower pace of life, trying to keep close to Nature and depending mainly on Agriculture and Cottage Industries – from Tribal Leftovers to Fruit Orchards. A taste of coconut wine awaits. The MAH MERI are an indigenous tribe of Senoi Aborigines 2,000 remaining and they were sea gypsies. The depend on fishing and agriculture. The setting screams of a mesmerizing experience ! No other agent does this tour !

Why we are special : 

  • We are the only tour company with this one-of-a-kind tour.
  • Complimentary return transfers with pick up from your hotel lobby within Kuala Lumpur. Pick up is at 0900hrs (9am) on a daily basis.
  • Our English speaking Chauffeur-Guides are awesome for courtesy, knowledge, friendliness and go that “extra mile”. They have returned left items in the vehicle by guests and were rewarded for their honesty. They will wait for you.
  • Free flow of Mineral water.
  • You will savor homecooked Malay cuisine at its best. Hospitality personified.
  • Gypsy guide for village tour.
  • “Toddy”  (Coconut Wine) tasting with exotic snacks.
  • Includes all fees, meals.
  • This tour is on shared basis. Private tours will cost double the price.



What To  expect
0800hrs After breakfast depart for the countryside to arrive at the MAH MERI VILLAGE  and be greeted by the local aborigine guide for a comprehensive tour. Learn their cultural traditions while you visit an ancestral home . They are soft spoken people who laugh even in adversity. They have excelled in wood carvings depicting rich mythological meanings with spiritual connections. Their work is an art of world class. Their ancestors come in their dreams and instruct them the shape of the next figurine. This tradition is handed down from father to son. They are listed under UNESCO.
1200hrs  Visit TYPICAL MALAY HOME for a HERBAL GARDEN TOUR of traditional plants for blood pressure, cancer, diabetes etc. Lunch is served – HOMECOOKED MALAY FOOD  Awesome !                               Take a breather !
1400hrs  Drive past scenic HOMES ON STILTS  and photo shoots.
TODDY PARTY  Adjourn to a typical toddy shop in a palm oil plantation for some fresh toddy! Toddy is palm wine and is harvested from the fronds of the Coconut tree. Toddy is a health drink that cleanses the urethral and liver systems.  Fresh toddy is served with exotic snacks as in deer meat, wild boar, chicken, mutton even monitor lizards. These dishes go well with toddy. An experience par excellence ! Toddy has 4% alcohol content.
1600hrs Depart for Kuala Lumpur arriving approx 1800hrs. End of tour