School Field Trip

Visit the Tioman Island Resort for a meaningful and fascinating adventure geared for students. A 3-4 day educational adventure safari developed for student groups and school field trips. The Student Safari programme covers several modules that grant students real experience of various ecosystems including: Mangroves, Seashores and Coral Reefs. Conducted by experienced field biologists/eco-guides, the programme also introduces students to relevant ecological issues regarding pollution, environmental impact and eco-friendly resorts management.

Program Outline

DAY 1: KAMPONG WALK AND MANGROVE EXPLORATION TOUR
Tour begins with the kampong walk near a local village, where a variety of fruit trees and other kampong plants will be introduced. The walk will go through secondary forests and small river crossings leading to the Paya Mangrove. Here, participants will learn about the Mangrove environment. They will wade through a small river to its mouth and follow the shoreline leading back to the resort.

DAY 2: RAINFOREST HIKE, FRESHWATER EXPERIENCE, CORAL REEF SNORKEL TOUR, NIGHT ADVENTURE
The day starts with an early breakfast, then set out for a rainforest hike up the lower slopes of Gunong Kajang. Enjoy the freshwater experience at the river systems, along with a refreshing dip in a cool river pool along the way. After lunch, a guided snorkeling tour. After dinner, explore a different experience after dark, when nocturnal creatures may be encountered.

DAY 3: SEASHORE DISCOVERY
A seashore discovery tour will take place after breakfast, if the tide is suitable. After the tour, the group will be taken back to the resort for lunch, and prepare for check out and departure.

NOTE: For the 4D/3N programme, participants can spend part of the 3rd day taking a nature hike to Genting and back. This adventurous route takes groups through good coastal forest and the rural scene at Genting village. A good variety of flora and fauna can be encountered along the entire route, including the Black Giant Squirrel.

The above itinerary is for the standard Student Safaris package. Rates may vary based on group size. For inquiries on STUDENT SAFARIS, contact us at sales@payabeach.com for more information.