Sabah Excursions

 

(Indicate the Tour Code when booking a Day Tour)

 

Ex- Kota Kinabalu

 

BKITO-1  KOTA KINABALU CITYTOUR  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-1)

Departure: Daily at 0900hours

Approximate Duration: 2hrs 30mins

 

An introduction to Kota Kinabalu, the capital of Sabah– The Land below the Wind and its suburbs. Tour includes Signal Hill, SabahFoundationBuilding(one  of the largest hanging structure in the world. Po Toh Tze Buddhist Temple, State Museum which display artifacts from Sabah’s Past and modern work of art, State Mosque which is a spectacular sight of structure with its majestic domes and gold motifs, Tanjung Aru Beach- the famous long sandy public beach with a lots of Hawker Stalls. 

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-1 Kota Kinabalu City Tour  2 hrs 30 mins $190 $100 $65 $35
             

 Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

BKITO-2 RAFFLESIA CENTRE & TAMBUNAN  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-2)

Departure : Daily at  0730hrs

Approximate Duration: 6hrs

 

Our journey begins with a about 2 hours overland scenic drive to Tambunan. Stop at the Rafflesia Information Centre within the CrockerRangePark.  Walk the jungle trails in the cool mountain air to look for the largest flower in the world. If you are lucky, you will see one or two specimens in bloom. Enjoy your lunch at local restaurant before returning back to Kota Kinabalu. [Lunch]

 

Note: Not available on Sunday & Public Holidays.

          Not guarantee seeing Rafflessia Flower. Seasonal.

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-2 Rafflesia Centre and Tambunan 6 hrs $835 $445 $2758 $165
             

 Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

BKITO-3    MONSOPIAD CULTURAL VILLAGE  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-3)

Departure: Daily at 1330hours

Approximate Duration: 2hrs 30mins

 

Take a 20 minutes drive to Kampung Kuai, situated on the banks of the PenampangRiveramongst shady trees and paddy fields. A visit to the legendary house of Monsopiad’s descendants, where the 42 skulls of the warrior’s adversaries and a thighbone of the giant Gantang are being displayed. Let yourself be enthralled by the stories and mysteries of the ancient folk fare of the Kadazan.

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-3 Monsopiad Cultural Village 2 hrs 30 mins $350 $185 $120 $80
             

 Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

BKITO-4    SAPI & MANUKAN ISLAND (Tour Code AO-BKITO-4)

Departure: Daily at 0900hrs

Approximate Duration: 6hrs

 

At 0900am, depart Kota Kinabalu’s city jetty on a boat journey of about 20 minutes to SapiIsland. Free at leisure on arrival at Sapi. Seaport activities namely  Parasailing, Jetski and Kayaking, Snorkel, Fin set and boat to go on a island hopping around TunkuAbdulRahmanParkare also available for rental on your own account . Proceed by boat to ManukanIslandfor fish feeding.  At 1500hrs, you will be transferred back to the mainland. [Inclusive of packed Lunch ].

 

Note: Optional – BBQ lunch can also be requested on a minimal surcharge.

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-4 Sapi & Manukan Island - (Lunch Box) 6 hrs     $135 $80
             

 Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

BKITO-5    KINABALU NATIONAL PARK  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-5)

Departure : Daily at  0800hrs

Approximate Duration: 9hrs

 

KinabaluPark, 1600 metre above sea level with soothing temperature and an area of 754 sq. km is home to MountKinabalu, the highest peak in South East Asia. Take a two hours drive along the mountainous countryside and witness the breath-taking sight of this majestic mountain of the east. It is botanist’s paradise, home to over a 1500 species of orchids, 330 species of birds, 26 species of rhododendrons, fern, pitcher plants & others.

 

Upon reaching the park, a guide will take you on a guided trail way along one of the numerous trails located within the mountain forest. Then continue with a visit to the MountainGardenwhere you can view some of orchids and as well as the endemic and medicinal plants found within the KinabaluPark. [ Inclusive of lunch]

 

What to bring: Raincoat (during rainy season) and pullover.  Use good walking shoes.  Comfortable cotton T-shirts with long or short pant recommended.

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-5 Kinabalu National Park - (Lunch) 8 hrs $380 $195 $130 $75
             

Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

BKITO-6    KINABALU NATIONAL PARK & PORING HOTSPRINGS  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-6)

Departure : Daily at 0800hrs

Approximate Duration: 8 hrs

 

KinabaluPark, 1600 metre above sea level with soothing temperature and an area of 754 sq. km is home to MountKinabalu, the highest peak in South East Asia. Take a two hours drive along the mountainous countryside and witness the breath-taking sight of this majestic mountain of the east. It is botanist’s paradise, home to over a 1500 species of orchids, 330 species of birds, 26 species of rhododendrons, fern, pitcher plants & others. Upon reaching the park, a guide will take you on a guided trail way along one of the numerous trails located within the mountain forest.

 

Then continue with a visit to the MountainGardenwhere you can view some of orchids and as well as the endemic and medicinal plants found within the KinabaluPark. After lunch, proceed to Poring Hot spring. Upon arrival at Poring Hot Spring, proceed through nature walk trails and up to the Canopy Plank Walk for a composing view of the rainforest. If you are lucky, you might catch sight of the small mammals, reptiles or insects during the walk. Take a therapeutic dip in the opened-air-style-Bathtubs with running sulphured water flowing naturally from the earth’s crust.Transfer back to Kota Kinabalu.  (Rates excludes: Charges for camera and video camera at Canopy Walk)

 

Note: Closed on the 23rd & 24th Oct 2010 for the 24th Mount Kinabalu International Climbathon.

 

What to bring: Raincoat (during rainy season), insect repellent and hat.  Use good walking shoes.  Comfortable cotton T-shirt and either long or short pant recommended.

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-6 Kinabalu National Park & Poring Hotsprings  9 hrs $450 $235 $150 $80
  - (Packed Lunch)          

 Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

BKITO-7     MENGKABONG COUNTRYSIDE [ By Land ]  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-7)

Departure: Daily at 0900hours

Approximate Duration: 2hrs

 

Depart at 0900, take a 30 minutes drive on the Tuaran road, up north of the State Capital, Kota Kinabalu. Reach the Mengkabong Water Villages, a settlement of the Bajau, the descendant of pirates who set foot on this land in the early 19th century.  Bajau tribe are natural born fishermen. Houses are built on stilts and connected by wooden planks. Stop over for picture taking before heading to Tuaran district. Visit a market place and a Chinese temple. Walk up to the 7 storey newly built Pagoda to have a spectacular view of the area. Return to hotel with a stopover at a pottery factory.

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-7 Mengkabong Countryside Tour (Land) 2 hrs $285 $150 $100 $65
             

 Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

BKITO-9    KIULU RIVER RAFTING  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-9)

Departure : Daily at 0900hrs

Approximate Duration: 6 hrs

 

Pick-up from hotel and transfer to Kiulu. Upon arrival, light refreshment will be served. At 1030hrs transfer to the start  point (Sukang/Pukak) where you will be briefed by the guide on safety precautions and rafting techniques. After that, rafting begins down towards Kiulu which ends at around 12.30 pm.Lunch will be served upon arrival and thereafter transfers back to Kota Kinabalu to your respective hotel [Inclusive of lunch]

 

Note: Rafter must be physically fitand it is not advisable to wear contact lenses during rafting.  Do not bring precious ornament along the trip. Children below 12 years are not allowed to raft. Participant must sign liability release form before the trip begins.

 

What to bring: Insect repellent, swimwear, change of cloths

 

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-9 Kiulu River Rafting - (Lunch) 6 hrs     $135  
             

 

Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable.

 

BKITO-10     MENGKABONG VILLAGE CRUISE – TRAYONG  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-10)

Departure: Daily at 1530hours

Approximate Duration: 3hrs

 

Kampung Trayong is an hour’s drive from Kota Kinabalu.Here you can participate in your choice of activities ranging from the more relaxing mangrove river cruise to the MengkabongVillage, batik painting to fun crab catching, banana boat rides and flying fish.

[ Motor seasport is on client’s own account].

 

Return to hotel with stop over at a pottery factory.

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-10 Mengkabong Village Cruise - Trayong 4 hrs     $150 $80
             

 Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

BKITO-11    KOTA KINABALU BY NIGHT  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-11)

Departure: Daily at 1900 hours

Approximate Duration: 3hrs

 

Catch Kota Kinabalu at her most affable. Take a ride down to TanjungAruBeachfor the sunset and wander through the food stalls here and at Segama in the city. Head up to the Observation Point at Signal Hill for a sprawling night view of KK before enjoying a seafood dinner at a local restaurant.

Return to hotel.

  

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-11 Kota Kinabalu by Night 3 hrs $385 $195 $135 $85
             

 Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

BKITO-12   KUDAT RUNGUS LONGHOUSE  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-12)

Departure : Daily at  0730hrs

Approximate Duration: 8hrs

 

You will be picked up early in the morning from your hotel. Depart northward towards the tip of Borneo.  On arrival in the town of Kota Beludyou will have the opportunity to walk around the town and observe the lifestyle of the locals conducting their daily activities. This is the home of the Bajaus and which is also known as “the Cowboy of the East”.  They are skill horsemen besides being skilful in producing handicrafts especially sword making. 

 

A colourful and vibrant open-air market call Tamu is held on every Sunday and this becomes a place to observe the locals mingling and trying to sell their products from foodstuffs to livestock and handicrafts. Continue the journey further, stop over at Kampung Gombizau to learn the process of bee farming & honey harvesting.  Visit a traditional Rungus longhouse and you will have your Rungus traditional lunch at the longhouse.  The Rungus people is one of Sabah’s ethnics group that still hold proudly to their cultures and traditions. They are also elegantly famous for handicraft works especially on beads and ornamental items.  The architecture of their longhouse is simply stunning and unique. Not to be missed is the “Tip of Borneo” (Tanjung Simpang Mengayau). A drive to this point is through picturesque landscape where you will come to a cliff to have a highly captivating and mesmerising moment of being at the tip of third largest island in the world. Arrival back late evening to your hotel.

** Tamu at Kota Belud is only on SUNDAY

 

What to bring: Comfortable walking shoes, light cotton clothing, hat, sunglasses and umbrella.

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-12 Kudat Rungus Longhouse - (Lunch) 8 hrs $555 $280 $185 $100
             

 Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

BKITO-13    SUMMIT TRAIL EXPRESS  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-13)

Departure:  Daily at 0800hrs

Duration: 2 Days / 1 night

 

Day 1

Pick up from Kota Kinabalu for a 2hours drive to Kinabalu National Park.  Arrive and register with Park Administration office for the summit climb and meet the mountain guide.  Ascend to 11,000ft with packed lunch provided. Along the way, search for pitcher plants and wild orchids.  Accommodation will be at the Laban Rata Resthouse at 10,500feet above sea level.  Accommodation: Hostel style. Shared room with six to a room. Communal bathroom and toilet. 

[Lunchbox and Dinner ]         

 

Day 2

0200 hrs, wake up call. At 0300hrs, start climbing to the summit in order to be on time to witness the sunrise. Descend to the Park Headquarters for a transfer back to Kota Kinabalu at 1400hrs. Expected arrival in the city at 1600hours. [Breakfast, Lunch]

 

Note: Closed on the 23rd & 24th Oct 2010 for the 24th MountKinabaluInternational Climbathon.

 

What to bring:-

Raincoat, warm clothing, windbreaker, drinking water, hat, gloves, extra thick socks, good torch, toiletries, towel and others items of personal use. Use good trekking shoes. It is advisable to bring a sleeping bag because of the condition of some rooms in Laban Rata, which might have poor heating system.

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-13 Summit Trail Express 2 days/ $2645 $1340 $855 $445
  (1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner) 1 night        
  1st Jan 2012 - 31st Mar 2012   $3385 $1695 $1065 $535
             

 Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

BKITO-14    KINABALU NATIONAL PARK & PORING HOTSPRINGS  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-14)

Departure : Daily at 0800hrs

Duration: 2 days / 1 night

 

Day 01

KinabaluPark, 1600 metre above sea level with soothing temperature and an area of 754 sq. km is home to MountKinabalu, the highest peak in South East Asia. Take a two hours drive along the mountainous countryside and witness the breath-taking sight of this majestic mountain of the east. It is botanist’s paradise, home to over a 1500 species of orchids, 330 species of birds, 26 species of rhododendrons, fern, pitcher plants & others.

                                                                                                           

Upon reaching the park, a guide will take you on a guided trail way along one of the numerous trails located within the mountain forest. Then continue with a visit to the MountainGardenwhere you can view some of orchids and as well as the endemic and medicinal plants found within the KinabaluPark.

Free to leisurely stroll and enjoy the fresh cool air while enjoying the spectacular scenery. Overnight in a local lodge at Kundasang or Park [ Lunch, Dinner]

 

Day 02

After breakfast depart for Poring Hot Spring.  Upon arrival, explore various nature trails and walk on a canopy plank walk to observe bird and animal life. If you are lucky, you might catch sight of the small mammals, reptiles or insects during the walk. Take a therapeutic dip in the opened-air-style-Bathtubs with running sulphured water flowing naturally from the earth’s crust. Return transfer to Kota Kinabalu Hotel or Airport. [Breakfast, Lunch]

 

Note: Closed on the 23rd & 24th Oct 2010 for the 24th Mount Kinabalu International Climbathon.

 

What to bring: Raincoat, insect repellent, good torch light, toiletries, towel, other items of personal use.  Good walking shoes and comfortable T-shirt with long or short pant recommended.

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-14 Kinabalu National Park & Poring Hotsprings  2 days/ $1185 $600 $395 $215
  (1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner) 1 night        

 Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

BKITO-17   LEISURE DIVE AT TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN PARK[TARP] [For Diver]  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-17)

Departure: Daily at 0900am

Approximate Duration: 6hrs

 

Tunku Abdul Rahman Park (TARP) offers some of the finest dive spots in Sabah. You will able to spot some a variety of marine life such as turtles, barracudas, stingrays, moray eels and much more.

 

What to bring: Towel and Personal toiletries.

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-17 Leisure Dive at Tunku Abdul Rahman Park - For Diver 6 hrs     $280  
             

 Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

BKITO-18   DISCOVER SCUBA DIVING [Non Diver]  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-18)

Departure: Daily at 0900hrs   

Approximate Duration: 6hrs

 

An ideal package for those who have never dived before but eager to journey into a haven of breathtaking marine life – beautiful coral reefs and colourful fishes. Expect a guided step-by-step introduction to scuba diving and learn how to suit up and use your diving equipment. Prepare yourself for an experience of a lifetime.

 

What to bring: Towel and Personal toiletries.

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-18 Discover Scuba Diving - Non Diver 4 hrs     $280  
             

Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

BKITO-20  KLIAS RIVER CRUISE  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-20)

Departure : Daily at 1400hrs

Approximate Duration: 7hrs

 

This is a river cruise through mangroves that are home to several species of wild animals such as alligators, long-tailed macaques, silver langurs, and the more famous Proboscis monkeys. Klias is also great for birdwatching but the real attraction happens at sunset when thousands of fireflies light up the trees along the riverbank. This Klias sojourn starts with a 90-minute drive south that takes you along the coast and through rice fields and orchards. Enjoy a Malay dinner prepared by local villagers before returning to the city.

 

Note:Tour is inclusive of dinner

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-20 Klias River Cruise 7 hrs $395 $210 $150 $85
             

Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

BKITO-21    KUDAT RUNGUS LONGHOUSE  (Tour Code AO-BKITO-21)

Departure : Daily  at 0730am

Duration : 2Days / 1Night

 

Day 1

Depart from Kota Kinabalu to Kudat and Bengkoka peninsula in the northern part of Sabah, where according to the 1981 census, the Rungus number about 40,000. They are sedentary farmers as well as shifting cultivators. The journey to Kg. Bavanggazo, Kudat takes about 2 to3 hours of pleasant drive. Upon arrival you will be greeted and  introduced to the family. Experience your first typical Rungus lunch at the longhouse. Get yourself acquainted to the surroundings by mingling around with the friendly locals. There is an option of visiting the nearby oil palm plantation or rubber estate. Test your skill at rubber tapping or relax with the family while enjoy the peaceful and quiet environment. Thereafter, drive to the tip of the Island of Borneo Island or rather known as “The Land’s End” to watch the breath-taking view of the sunset.

 

After dinner, there will be a cultural performance where you will be invited to participate in the Mongigol dance. Listen to the native stories and folklore from the elders. Try the Rungus rice wine.

[This is optional and on pax account]. 

 

For those who are energetic enough, you can go for a night walk. Overnight in the longhouse (guesthouse) with a simple setting (Mosquito net is provided). [Lunch/Dinner]

 

Day 2

Rise in the early morning and be immersed in the Rungus lifestyle. You will experience a Rungus’s village morning with birds singing amidst the crowing of the roosters in the background.  Learn, to feed the chickens and the livestocks. Nature lovers can indulge in some jungle exploration with a guided jungle trek in the nearby forest.

 

A traditional Rungus breakfast of steam farm produce like sweet potatoes and tapioca with tea or coffee is served. Enjoy your meal in the peaceful outdoor setting overlooking the hilly site of the longhouses. Thereafter, proceed to another long house at Kg. Tinaggol to witness handicrafts making. 

 

Return to City. [ Breakfast]

 

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITO-21 Kudat Rungus Longhouse/Rungus 2 days/ $1195 $610 $395 $210
  (1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner) 1 night        

Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.  Tour pick-up Ex Rasa Ria, Tuaran Beach, Nexus, Beringgis resort (return surcharge per pax) 

Tour pick up time kindly allow 15 minutes waiting time.  Price is subject to changes to Park Entrance if the authority increases in due time. Subject to FUEL SURCHARGE if applicable. 

 

 

KOTA KINABALU TRANSFER

  

KOTA KINABALU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TRANSFER All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-BKITR-1 Transfer airport to Kota Kinabalu Hotels  15 mins $50 $28 $17 $8
  (except Rasa Ria / Sabandar / Nexus)          
AO-BKITR-2 Transfer airport to Rasa Ria / Tuaran  50  mins $100 $53 $32 $16
             
AO-BKITR-2A Transfer airport to Nexus / Beringgis  50  mins $89 $47 $29 $15
             
AO-BKITR-3 Transfer Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan City  6 hrs $575 $291    
             

Note:   SIC -  Minimum 02 pax. 

Kota Kinabalu - 50% Midnight Surcharge for ARRIVAL FLIGHTS (ETA) between 2200 hrs to 0600 hrs and DEPARTURE FLIGHTS (ETD) between 2359 hrs to 0900hrs.

 

Ex- Sandakan

 

SDKTO-1   SEPILOK ORANGUTAN AND CITY TOUR  (Tour Code AO-SDKTO-1)

Departure: Daily at 0900am [ If joining from Kota Kinabalu, pls take flight MH2042]

Approximate Duration: 7hrs

 

The Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary, about 45 minutes drive from Sandakanis the world’s largest Orang Utan sanctuary. Orphaned and injured Orang Utans are brought to this sanctuary to be rehabilitated to return to forest life. You will also be delighted and entertained watching these charming creatures being fed.  Watch a nature video program at the education center. Continue your rainforest adventure to visit one of the nature trails and experience a walk in the Bornean rainforest, see the diversity of plants, observe the 30 - 50 metres tall dipterocarp trees, more than 100 years old liana, the wild flowers and fascinating insects. Return to Sandakan. Take a tour of Sandakanby visiting the Central Market, WaterVillage, and the ChineseTemple.  Lunch en route during the tour.

 

 

SANDAKAN Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-SDKTO-1 Sepilok Orang Utan and City Tour - (Lunch) 7 hrs $475 $245 $180 $100
             

Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.   50% Midnight Surcharge for transfers between 2200 hrs to 0600 hrs

 

SDKTO-4    TURTLE ISLAND& SEPILOK ORANG UTAN

Departure:  0900am [ If joining from Kota Kinabalu, please take flight MH2042]  (Tour Code AO-SDKTO-4)

Duration: 2 days / 1 night

 

Day 01

Pick up from hotel or airport for SelinganIslandon a speedboat. Free time for swimming and snorkeling. After dinner, witness the process of turtle laying eggs. Observe how eggs are transferred to the hatchery and the released of hatchlings to the sea. Overnight in Simple Chalet (Shared Bathrooms). [Lunch,Dinner]

 

Day 02

After breakfast, 0700hrs depart for Sandakanjetty. Continue journey to Sepilok Orang Utan Centre. Take the opportunity to feed the orang utan. Proceed to either a nature trail walk in the rainforest or watch a video on nature at the Nature Education Centre. After local lunch, you will be transferred to the airport or Sandakanhotel.  [Breakfast, Lunch]

 

 

SANDAKAN Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-SDKTO-4 Turtle Island/ Sepilok Orang Utan and City Tour 2 days/ $1950 $1055 $710 $375
  (1 breakfast, 2 lunches, 1 dinner) 1 night        

Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.   50% Midnight Surcharge for transfers between 2200 hrs to 0600 hrs

 

SDKTO-5    PROBOCIS MONKEYS & SEPILOK ORANGUTAN  (Tour Code AO-SDKTO-5)

Departure: 0900am [ If joining from Kota Kinabalu, please take flight MH2042]

Duration: 2 days / 1 night

 

Day 01

Pick up for Sandakanto the Sepilok Orangutan Centre. You will also be delighted and entertained watching these charming creatures being fed. Proceed to either a nature trail walk in the rainforest or watch a video on nature at the Nature Education Centre. Local lunch at Mile 8, Sandakan, then proceed for a 02hrs drive to Gomantung Cave to explore the largest bird’s nest cave in Sabah. Continue overland to river lodge. Check in upon arrival, after relaxing and a afternoon tea break, start the evening rivers cruise on the KinabataganRiver(Stay at Lodge along the KinabatanganRiver). [Lunch, Dinner ]

 

Day 02

After breakfast, go for a morning cruise to the  Ox Bow lake and thereafter return to Sandakan. After a local lunch along the journey, proceed and drop off at airport or hotel.  [Breakfast & Lunch]

 

What to bring:-

Raincoat, inspect repellent, good torch light, toiletries, towel and other items of personal use.  Good walking shoes and comfortable cotton T-shirt with long or short pant recommended.

 

 

SANDAKAN Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-SDKTO-5 Probocis Monkey , Sepilok Orang Utan and City Tour 2 days/ $2145 $1100 $695 $355
  (1 breakfast, 2 lunches, 1 dinner) 1 night        

Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.   50% Midnight Surcharge for transfers between 2200 hrs to 0600 hrs

 

SDKTO-6     SANDAKAN EXPLORER SAFARI  (Tour Code AO-SDKTO-6)

TOUR EX-SANDAKAN : WEDNESDAY and FRIDAY at 0900hrs.

MINIMUM 2 PAX[ If joining from Kota Kinabalu, recommended flight MH2042]

Duration: 3 days / 2 nights

 

Day 01

Pick up from hotel or airport for SelinganIslandon a speedboat. Free time for swimming and snorkeling. After dinner, witness the process of turtle laying eggs. Observe how eggs are transferred to the hatchery and the released of hatchlings to the sea. Overnight in Simple Chalet (Shared Bathrooms). [ Lunch, Dinner]

Day 02

Pick up for Sandakanto the Sepilok Orangutan Centre. You will also be delighted and entertained watching these charming creatures being fed. Proceed to either a nature trail walk in the rainforest or watch a video on nature at the Nature Education Centre. Local lunch at Mile 8, Sandakan, then proceed for a 02hrs drive to Gomantung Cave to explore the largest bird’s nest cave in Sabah. Continue overland to river lodge. Check in upon arrival, after relaxing and a afternoon tea break, start the evening rivers cruise on the KinabataganRiver(Stay at Lodge along the KinabatanganRiver). [Lunch, Dinner ]

 

Day 03

After breakfast, go for a morning cruise to the Ox-Bow lake. Thereafter return to Sandakan. After a local lunch along the journey, proceed and drop off at airport or hotel.  [ Breakfast & Lunch].

 

What to bring:-

Raincoat, hat, insect repellant, sun lotion, swimwear, towel, torch & toiletries.  Use good walking shoes. A pair of leech socks or thick socks.  Comfortable cotton t. shirt with long or short pant recommended.

 

SANDAKAN Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-SDKTO-6 Sandakan Explorer Safari  3 days/ $2585 $1375 $855 $450
  (2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners) 2 nights        

 Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.   50% Midnight Surcharge for transfers between 2200 hrs to 0600 hrs

 

SANDAKAN TRANSFER

  

SANDAKAN Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TRANSFER All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-SDKTR-1 Airport to Sandakan City 20  min $65 $35 $35 $20
             
AO-SDKTR-2 Sandakan to Lahad Datu  4  hrs $547 $277    
             

 

Ex-Lahat Datu

 

LHDTO-1   DANUM VALLEY RAINFOREST TREK  (Tour Code AO-LHDTO-1)

Departure : 0930hrs from BorneoNature Tours, Lahad Datu. If by flight Ex- Kota Kinabalu, please take MH3010/0700

Duration : 3 days / 2 nights

 

Day 01

At 0930hrs depart for DanumValleyfrom the resort’s head office [meeting point for those overland from Sandakan/Tawau] in Lahat Datu. Drive for approx, 2 ½ hours to reach Borneo Rainforest Lodge.  Along the way, wildlife may be spotted.  Arrive, a short briefing of the lodge. Lunch at jungle lodge.  Afternoon, guided nature trail by the lodge experience naturalists. Canopy walkway to see wildlife.  Dinner.  Nature slide presentation on wildlife, ecology & activities in DanumValley.  Night drive in an open jeep with a spotlight in search of wildlife.  Return to jungle lodge and overnight.

[Lunch, Dinner]

 

Day 02

At 0630hrs, birds watching at Bill’s Corner -optional.  Return to jungle lodge for breakfast.  Proceed for nature trails with the lodge experience naturalists through the undisturbed riverine and lowland dipterocarp forest.  Visit ancient Dusun Burial site and trek up to View Point. 

Return to lodge for lunch.  Extended hike to look for orang utans. Birds & other wildlife along nature trails.  Dinner.  Optional night guided walk to see wildlife or drive in an open jeep to search for more wildlife.  Return to the jungle and overnight. [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner]

 

Day 03

At 0630hrs proceed for early jungle walk and bird watching before breakfast.  Brief visit to the waterfalls, pools and hike upstream. After lunch, depart for Lahad Datu. Transfer to hotel or airport. [Breakfast, Lunch]

 

What to bring:-

Raincoat, hat, insect repellant, sun lotion, swimwear, towel, torch & toiletries.  Use good walking shoes. A pair of leech socks or thick socks.  Comfortable cotton t. shirt with long or short pant recommended.                             

 

Note: Maximum baggage allowance is 10 kg for flight Kota Kinabalu/Lahad Datu/Kota Kinabalu**

Tour not inclusive of flight

 

 

LAHAD DATU Valid From 01-Nov-11 to 31-Mar-14          
TOUR All prices are per person          
Code Tours Duration Private * SIC
01 Pax 02 - 06 Pax Adult Child
AO-LHDTO-1 Danum Valley Rainforest Trek 3 days/     $1175 $610
  Ex-Lahad Datu 2 nights        
  (2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners)          

Note:  SIC -  Minimum 02 pax.   50% Midnight Surcharge for transfers between 2200 hrs to 0600 hrs

Danum Valley Lodge is closed from 18th Novermber 2009 - 28th February 2010

A:Available - This tour is available for booking.
R:On Request - This tour is on request only
All prices are per person.
If you are interested, please contact your local agent to make the booking or alternatively email us at reservations@toursite.com.au