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MONSOPIAD CULTURAL VILLAGE TOUR

Posted by Kelvin Kong on March 2, 2015 at 10:51 am

Price: MYR 150.00

Description:

Nestled besides the Penampang River are the many traditional buildings that make up the Monsopiad Cultural village, a living museum located 16 km or about half an hour away from the KK City Centre. Monsopiad was a fearsome warrior who lived in the village of Kuai nearly 200 years ago.

At the Village, visit the Tangkob or Grainery where the padi is housed.
Kotos Di Monsopiad or Monsopiad’s Main House is dedicated to the life and times of Monsopiad and his descendants. On display are ceramic jars, padi grinders, bamboo items as well as the costume of Bobohizan Inai Bianti, direct descendant of Monsopiad and very senior high priestess.

Departure Time : 09:30hrs – 13:00hrs
Guided Tour Schedule : 10:00 hrs, 12:00hrs, 15:00hrs & 17:00hrs
Cultural Dance Performance : 11:00hrs, 14:00hrs & 16:00hrs

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Included Highlights

  • Sightseeing tours of the House of Skulls, Penampang Country Side, Cultural Performances including welcome drink (Lihing / Orange Juice) Guided tour with Monsopiad in house guide during the tours
  • All transfers as per itinerary

Itinerary

Departure Time : 09:30hrs – 13:00hrs
Guided Tour Schedule: 10:00 hrs, 12:00hrs, 15:00hrs & 17:00hrs
Cultural Dance Performance: 11:00hrs, 14:00hrs & 16:00hrs

Set off to the Penampang district passing through local village countryside and reach Monsopiad Cultural Village. It was built to commemorate the life and time of the legendary KadazanDusun headhunter warrior. You will be guided by an extraordinary insight into their ancient and rich culture. Sit back and relax whilst enjoying the cultural performances by the local staffs. Later, you will be guide to witness the local aritifacts and the house of skull of 42 heads collected as hunting trophies hung on top of the rooftop. After tour, return back to hotel.


Things You Should Bring:

  • Comfortable walking shoe
  • Hat / Cap
  • Drinking water
  • Camera
MONSOPIAD CULTURAL VILLAGE TOURMarch 2, 2015 Kelvin Kong

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