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Crocodiles Farms in East Malaysia

1 - The first & largest breeding crocodile farm in Malaysia : Jong's Crocodile Farm
2 - Largest Crocodile Farm in Sabah : Tuaran Crocodile Farm
3 - Sandakan Crocodile Farm


Crocodile Farm

Cat Museum

Kuching Water Front


Map of Jong's Crocodile Farm
Map of Jong's Crocodile Farm

 


Crocodylus Porosus Tomistoma
Saltwater Crocodiles (Crocodylus Porosus)

The saltwater crocodiles are found mainly in blackish water or around river estuaries and mangrove swamps, but it can appear up stream of rivers or freshwater swamps. They are dangerous to man and livestock
and are more active than freshwater crocodiles.
Freshwater Malayan Gharial (Tomistoma)

The Freshwater Malayan, commonly known as Tomistoma, is a rare species of freshwater crocodiles, found mainly inhabiting in island
swamps and river systems, they are not as dangerous as the Saltwater Crocodiles, but will attack if is forced to. But normally, Tomistoma feeds on fishes & very small vertebrates, such as lizards or animals.

Arapaima
One of the largest tropical freshwater fish in the world, which its length can reach,^:e than 2m(6.6 ft). It is commonly highlighted as the "Giants" in ponds. The diet of the arapaima consists offish, crustaceans, and other small animals.
Arapaima Feeding Demonstration: ii.30am & 3.30pm Daily
The Arapaima Feeding Demonstration is located at the middle of our gigantic Fresh Water Pond, where the Arapaima and more than 15 other species of freshwater tropical fishes habitats. See face to face with the Giants in the ponds & experience nature. Visitors can also take a rest here in the gondola like stage after while watching the fishes feed. With the Arapaima swimming around in the pond & water lilies floating around, it might just bring you some relaxation through the natural zen.


Crocodile Feeding Demonstration
11.00am & 3.00pm Daily
Get the real Crocodile Feeding Experience at our daily feeding demonstrations, at one of our specific Saltwater Crocodile ponds. See the Crocodiles leap up into the air from the swamp, reaching feet high during their feedings. You'll be as close as you ever want to be and might actually feel the mist of the splashes or the wind from their closing jaws, all in a completely safe manner. 
Kindly refer to our staff to find out which Ponds we are feeding today & don't miss it!


Crocodile Museum
'Crocodile Museum' located at the arriving hall. The Museum accrued not only the Skull of Bujang Senang, its also has the records for most of the men-eater crocodiles in the region. Unique photos of the men-eaters are one of the attraction in the Museum. Besides, visitors can also have a close-up for crocodile's eggs. crocodile's sculpture and it's nest,


Bujang Senang Souvenir Shop
"Bujang Senang Souvenir Shop" was named after the notoriety of the man-eating crocodile called Bujang Senang dated back to 1993 when it went on its killing rampage around the Sri Aman area. And now Jong's Crocodile farm has becomes its resting place.
The souvenir shop sells a wide variety of crocodile related souvenirs, such as, crocodile soft toys. hats, pens, t-shirts and high quality and genuine crocodiles skin products, likes - Belts, Handbags, Purses, and Wallets in a competitive price.
 


Jong's Crocodile Farm

CROCODILES BREEDING FARM AND MINI ZOO

The first & largest captive breeding crocodile farm in Malaysia

Jong's Crocodile Farm and mini-zoo is located 29 km from Kuching, just off the Serian road. Open daily from 9 am to 5 pm. Feeding times are 11 am and 3 pm approximately. RM 8 (adult), RM 4 (child). Take STC bus No. 3, 3A or 9 to Siburan village. Tel: 863570.

Set amidst the charming backdrop of tall tropical trees, lush vegetation and local fruit trees lies this unique farm with over a thousand crocodiles bred in captivity. The farm provides a perfect sanctuary for the reptiles, saving the species from extinction. There are huge and deep concrete ponds and natural breeding grounds for the crocodiles to mate and multiply.

Visitors are able to gaze at the snapping jaws, cold menacing eyes, sharp pointed teeth and powerful lashing tails of the crocs within short distance yet safe because of the metal fence.

Apart from crocodiles there are also numerous rare species of birds and animals found only in the Borneo Island. Visitors can have the enchanting experience of walking freely among the monkeys, leopard-cats, sunbears, bearcats, pheasants, civets, barking deers, sambar deers, turtles, fruit bats, monitor lizards, pythons and even hombills.

This privately-owned farm is the biggest in Malaysia and is situated about 30 Km south of Kuching. About 2,000 of these reptiles are bred here and well-kept behind enclosures. Around the farm, various wild animals from our very own forest are also caged for public viewing, namely; the rhinoceros honebill, peacock, the long-tailed macaque, python, samba Deer, bearded Wild Boar, sun bear and monitor lizard. Highlight of the visit is to witness the ferocity of this reptile during their twice daily feeding time.

JONG'S CROCODILE FARM

SIBURAN  29km (18.5 Mile) Kuching-Serian Highway P. 0. Box 670 KUCHING. SARAWAK, EAST MALAYSIA TEL: 6-082-242790 (Office) FAX: 6-082-254436 6-082-863570 (Farm) 6-082-254436

How to get there

 

The Crocodile Farm is located about 29km (18 Vi Mile) from Kuching City, just off the Kuching-Serian Highway on the way to Skrang River, Batang Air Resort. It is easily accessible by road, which takes only 20 minutes by car and is a popular stop-over for tourists and locals enroute to their Skrang River Safari for an adventure of a lifetime.

Introduction of Zoo
The Birth of Jong’s Crocodile Farm
Our Shipment
Bujang Senang Souvenir Shop
Crocodile Feeding Show
World\'s First Tomistoma Breeding Farm
Skull of Bujang Senang
Crocodile Species in Zoo
Getting There
Admission & Opening Hours
Zoo Map
Bujang Senang Souvenir Shop
Crocodile Feeding Show Crocodile Feeding Show
Jungle Walk
Peacock Garden
Crocodile Breeding Area
Skull of Bujang Senang
Children Mini Zoo
Arapaima Pond
Bujang Sudin
Crocodile Muzeum
Other Animals  
 

JONG'S CROCODILE FARM
Situated at 18 Miles (29km) Kuching/ Serian Highway, a 20 minute leisure drive from Kuching Town, the capital of Sarawak, Land of Hornbills, boasts one of the largest and the only crocodile breeding farm in the country.

Set amidst the charming backdrop of tall tropical trees, lush vegetation and local fruit trees lies this unique farm with over a thousand crocodiles bred in captivity. The farm provides a perfect sanctuary for the reptiles, saving the species from extinction. There are huge and deep concrete ponds and natural breeding grounds for the crocodiles to mate and multiply.

Visitors are able to gaze at the snapping jaws, cold menacing eyes, sharp pointed teeth and powerful lashing tails of the crocs within short distance yet safe because of the metal fence.

Apart from crocodiles there are also numerous rare species of birds and animals found only in the Borneo Island. Visitors can have the enchanting experience of walking freely among the monkeys, leopard-cats, sunbears, bearcats, pheasants, civets, barking deers, sambar deers, turtles, fruit bats, monitor lizards, pythons and even hornbills.

BUS SERVICE

From city to Jong's Crocodile Farm please take bus No.3, 3A, 9A. and 9B at S.T.C. Bus station (Ban Hock Wharf), Jawa Street, Kuching or Tour Arrangement with your Hotel Duty Manager for Tour or Travel Agencies.

 

TAXI SERVICE

Kuching Taxi Radio Call Service TEL: 082-348898  082-480000

T & T Radio Call Taxi Service  TEL: 082-343343  082-342255

ABC Taxi Radio Call Service TEL: 082-611611  082-341818

 

ADMISSION CHARGES

ADULT :RM16.00

CHILDREN (BELOW 12 YEARS OLD) : RM8.00

SARAWAKIAN ADULT :RM10.00

SARAWAKIAN CHILDREN (BELOW 12 YEARS OLD) : RM5.00

 

OPENING HOURS : DAILY 9.00A.M. - 5.00 P.M.

FEEDING DEMONSTRATION : Morning 11.00 A.M.  Afternoon 3.00 P.M.