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Sabah Nature Trails
Explore the wildlife packed waterways of the Kinabatangan River before enjoying the beautiful scenery of Kinabalu National Park on this fantastic private tour of Sabah’s highlights.
- Style: Private Tour
- Duration: 7 days/6 nights
- Starts in: Sandakan
Guide Price £1224
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
- Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre
- Kinabatangan River
- Kinabalu National Park
- Kota Kinabalu
Day 1 Sandakan to Sepilok
Upon arrival transfer to your hotel in nearby Sepilok.
Day 2 Sepilok to Kinabatangan River
Depart for Sepilok Orangutan RehabilitationCentre to observe the morning feeding session followed by a transfer to the Kinabatangan River. Upon arrival enjoy lunch at your lodge and head out on a scenic cruise to discover some of the river’s diverse wildlife. This evening explore the rainforest in search of nocturnal animals.
Day 3 Kinabatangan River
Enjoy an early morning boat trip as the sun rises over the rainforest. Return to your lodge for breakfast and some time at leisurebefore your second river cruise to search for pygmy elephants, orangutans and the endemic to Borneo proboscis monkeys.
Day 4 Kinabatangan River to Poring Hot Springs
This morning visit the Gomantong Caves, famous for the bird’s nests used in the Chinese delicacy ‘bird’s nest soup’. Continue to Tagal Moroli River where you can enjoy a natural fish ‘pedicure’ and stop at Sabah Tea Garden for a tea tasting before arriving at your hotel.
Day 5 Poring Hot Springs to Kota Kinabalu
Admire the stunning views from the suspended canopy walkway or soak yourself in the springs, renowned for their therapeutic properties. Explore one of the jungle trails that lead through Kinabalu National Park before continuing to Kota Kinabalu.
Day 6 Kota Kinabalu
Enjoy a morning tour of Sabah’s capital city including stops at the Buddhist temple of Po Toh Tze and the State Museum.
Day 7 Kota Kinabalu
Transfer to your beach resort or to the airport.
Additional Options:Borneo boasts some amazing beaches so why not add a relaxing stay at one of Kota Kinabalu’s beautiful resorts? Rainforest flanked shores and crystal clear waters are just a short drive or boat ride away and are the perfect place to end your tour.
Your Bespoke Tour can depart on any day you please.
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
- Private vehicle & driver and private guide (except Kinabatangan River where all activities are shared).
- 4 nights hotel & 2 nights simple lodge accommodation
- 6 breakfasts, 4 lunches & 3 dinners
- International flights
Please Note:Price based on Standard accommodation; prices for upgraded accommodation options available on request.
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