The Rejang (also known as Rajang) river, with 563km the longest river in Malaysia, penetrates deeply into the territory and serves a the major communications link between the coast and the interior areas. It originates in the Iran montains in Sarawak and flows into the South China sea. The upper part of Rejang river is also known as Batang Balui by the Orang Ulu, the native people of Sarawak. Towns on the Rejang river are Sibu, Kapit and Belaga. Speedboats do the trip from Belaga to Sibu in less than seven hours.

01 Tropical rainforest shrouded in mist
02 Tropical rainforest shrouded in mist
03 Longhouse along Rejang river
04 River bank with rainforest
05 Rejang river between Belaga and Kapit
06 Longhouse along Rejang river
07 Longhouse along Rejang river
08 Rejang river
09 Pelagus rapids
10 Pelagus rapids
11 Pelagus rapids
12 Pelagus rapids
13 Pelagus rapids
14 Pelagus resort
15 Pelagus rapids
16 Pelagus rapids
17 Longhouse along the Rejang
18 Rejang river bank
19 Settlement along Rejang river
20 Tropical rainforest and rocks
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