The Kelabit highlands are located in the Malaysian state of Sarawak, in the centre of the island of Borneo. They are one of the remotest places I've ever been, as the only way to get there is by plane. There are no boats and roads leading there and the only way to get out of there if there are no flights is to walk for two hours across the jungle until the logging road and from there take a logging truck. The Kelabit highlands lye at an altitude of 1000 meters above sea level and have a relatively fresh climate. They are home to Penan and Kelabit people- the latter are also known as long ear people, because of their long ear lobes. The Kelabits were 'civilised' only after WWII.
Bario, the major settlement in the area, is a major rice producing location, with rice farms fields everywhere. The Bario rice is of excellent quality, much better than Thai rice.

01 Sarawak mountains and logging road 02 Sarawak mountains 03 Bario Airport 04 MAS Twin Otter in Bario airport 05 Downtown Bario and shops
06 Bario Telecommunications Centre 07 Water buffalo 08 Water buffalo with baby 09 Grass 10 Grass
11 Grass 12 House 13 Government building 14 Path 15 Water buffaloes grazing on a meadow
16 Water buffaloes grazing on a meadow 17 Water buffalo and baby buffalo 18 Runnel 19 Meadow and water buffaloes
20 Houses 21 Longhouse 22 Path 23 House and rice paddy 24 Hut
25 Path to Pa Umor longhouse 26 Path to Pa Umor longhouse 27 Forest 28 Pond 29 Christian church 30 Pa Umor longhouse
31 Pa Umor longhouse 32 Pa Umor longhouse 33 Path to Pa Ukat longhouse 34 Path to Pa Ukat longhouse 35 Path and gate to Pa Ukat longhouse
36 Pa Ukat longhouse 37 Evangelical church in Pa Ukat 01 View of the Bario rice fields 02 Rice growing in paddy fields
03 Rice growing in paddy fields 04 Rice growing in paddy fields 05 Rice growing in paddy fields 06 Dam separating rice fields 07 Workers setting out rice plants in fields
08 Workers setting out rice plants in fields 09 Workers setting out rice plants in fields 10 Workers setting out rice plants in fields 11 Workers setting out rice plants in fields 12 Workers setting out rice plants in fields
13 Panorama view with rice fields 14 Panorama view with rice fields 15 Harvested rice
16 Harvested rice 17 Rice field 18 Paddy field 19 Rice terraces 20 Rice terraces
21 Rice terraces 22 Rice field 23 Rice field and farmers 24 Water buffalo
25 Scenery with paddy fields 26 Scenery with paddy fields 27 Paddy fields 28 Paddy fields
29 Paddy fields 30 Paddy fields 31 Rice plants 01 Old Kelabit man 02 Old Kelabit man
03 Old Kelabit woman with long ears 04 Old Kelabit woman with long ears 05 Old Kelabit woman with long ears 06 Old Kelabit man with sunglasses 07 Jaman Riboh 08 Kelabit girl
09 Indonesian trekkers 10 Indonesian trekkers 11 Young Kelabit woman with baby girl 12 Old Kelabit lady 13 Old Kelabit lady with baby girl 14 Old kelabit lady
15 Kelabit tribesman with buffalo 16 Kelabit tribesman with buffalo 01 Lotus flowers 02 Fern 03 Bamboo
04 Plant 05 Flower 06 Fern 07 Nepenthes (Pitcher plant) 08 Nepenthes (Pitcher plant) 09 Nepenthes (Pitcher plant)
10 Swamp with plants 11 Flowers 12 Plant 13 Bush with flowers 14 Bush with flowers
15 Swamp with plants 16 Plant 17 Plant 18 Plant 19 Pandanus plant 20 Pandanus plant
21 Papaya plant 22 Rhododendron 23 Fern 24 Plant 25 Flowers
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