MMYBK8
Sabah Aduenture 8 Days
Overview:
  • Malaysia
  • KOTA KINABALU - SEPILOK - KINABATANGAN RIVER - RANAU - PORING HOTSPRING
  • USD $1,580
  • DAILY DEPARTURE
  • 8 Days
  • 14
Tour Code: MMYBK8
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Tour Highlights:
Itinerary in Brief:
City Nights Accomodation
Kota Kinabalu 4 Grandis Hotels & Resorts or similar
Kinabatangan River 2 Abai Jungle Lodge or similar
Ranau 1 Celyn Resort Kinabalu or similar
Prices & Dates
TOUR CODE: MMYBK8
Daily Departure
Peak Season Surcharge on inquiry
Price USD$ Per Person *
Seasonality Twin Share Single Supplement
Apr 01, 2018 - Mar 31, 2019 $1,580 $415
*Prices are based on minimum 2 persons
Prices Include:
  • All transfers & tours by air-conditioned vehicle on Private basis WITH EXCEPTION,
  • SIC/Scheduled transfer & sightseeing in Sandakan/Sepilok/Kinabatangan River on Day 02–05.
  • SIC/Scheduled overland transfer from Kinabatangan River to Ranau with enroute Gomantong Cave visit on Day 05.
  • Service of an English Speaking guide or English Speaking driver / guide will be provided.
  • Hotel accommodation and meals as indicated above itinerary.
  • Entrance fees / park fees where applicable.
  • Domestic air ticket from Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan
Prices Exclude:
  • International airfares & airport taxes.
  • Beverages, tipping, porterages, camera / video fees.
  • Items that are not mention in the itinerary.
  • Compulsory festive meals.
  • Surcharge applies for airport transfer required between 2200hrs – 0700hrs.
  • Incidental charges such as room service, mini bar, telephone calls, laundry and etc.
  • Early check-in / Late check-out.
  • With effective 1st September 2017, a Tourism Tax of MYR 10.00 per room per night will be collected by all hotels in Malaysia, directly from all guests upon check in on behalf of the Royal Malaysian Customs Department.
Remark:
* Price are indicated in US dollars per person based on twin room sharing occupancy. * All regulations are refer to Tai Pan Tours Terms and Conditions on Tai Pan Tours website. * Join-in transfers and tours (unless specified as private tour). * If you have any food allergy or dietary concern, please advice at time of booking. * CAD$ is acceptable base on current exchange rate at (1 USD$ = 1.4 CAD$). * Currency exchange rate are subject to change without prior notice due to fluctuate. * If you have any food allergy or dietary concern, please advice at time of booking.
Itinerary
Legend: B=Breakfast / L=Lunch / D=Dinner
D1 Arrival Kota Kinabalu
Arrive Kota Kinabalu Airport, meet and greet by our local representative and transfer to hotel, check-in, rest and relax.

Feel free to dip in the roof top pool or explore the city on own arrangement.

Overnight at Grandis Hotels & Resorts or similar, Kota Kinabalu

D2 Kota Kinabalu flight Sandakan car Sepilok river cruise Kinabatangan River
Check-out early in the morning and transfer to Kota Kinabalu Airport for flight to Sandakan.

Meet upon arrival at the Sandakan Airport, drive for approximately 30 minutes to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Center. At this Centre, observe man’s closest relative “the Orang Utan” being rehabilitated to become wild in their natural habitat and experience a walk in the Tropical Lowland Dipterocarp Forest of Borneo. Witness the feeding of Orang Utan at 1000hrs at the feeding platform and proceed to the Orang Utan Nursery.

Later, continue to the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre, the Centre that managed to improve the living condition of the rescued sun bear and released their natural behaviors in the 2.5ha enclosed forest.

Depart Sepilok Centre transfer to jetty in Sandakan for schedule boat depart at 1200hrs, take an hour of boat cruise up to the Lower Kinabatangan River Sanctuary where you will take your lunch at Abai Jungle Restaurant. This is a wonderful journey of discovery which starts from the waters of Sulu Sea of Sandakan Town through a magnificent scenery of the Mangrove Forest. Check in Abai Jungle Lodge, late in the afternoon, you will be expecting a cruise to search for wildlife until the sunsets while enjoying a cup of coffee and by night falls continue the night cruise to witness the fireflies as Christmas tree. Return to the lodge for dinner.

After dinner, again experience the “Jungle at night” at our nature boardwalk to search birds, snakes, insects and other wildlife with the nature guide.

Overnight at Abai Jungle Lodge or similar, Kinabatangan River

B / L / D
D3 Kinabatangan Riverriver cruise
Wake up by the calls of nature. Early morning take a river trip to Pitas Lake to observe wildlife and experience the unique of Pitas Lake.

After breakfast, join the tree planting project with the locals and lunch with them at Abai Village. This project especially to help the locals.

After lunch, cruise up river to Sukau village in search of primates especially the Endemic Proboscis Monkeys, birds and other wildlife. Arrive Sukau, check in at Kinabatangan Riverside Lodge.

Late afternoon, take another river cruise with electric motor to Menanggul River, a small tributary of the Kinabatangan. Return lodge for dinner.

Overnight at Kinabatangan Riverside Lodge, Kinabatangan River

B / L / D
D4 Kinabatangan River car Gomantoang Caves car Ranau
Breakfast is served at lodge.

Thereafter check out lodge and depart overland to Gomantong Birdnest Caves. Upon arrival, 15 minutes walk on the plankwalk to the cave. Explore the largest bird's nest cave in Sabah, home to millions of Bats and Swiflets. The nests of the swiflets are collected for the famous Chinese edible birdnest soup.

Then, continue journey by land to Ranau with lunch en-route at local restaurant, Journey takes approximately 5 hours.

On arrival, check – in, freshen up, rest & relax.

Free at leisure on own arrangements.

Steamboat dinner is served at resort.

Overnight at Celyn Resort Kinabalu or similar, Ranau

B / L / D
D5 Ranau car Poring Hotspring (hiking) Kinabalu Park car Kota Kinabalu
RANAU / PORING HOTSPRING / KINABALU PARK / KOTA KINABALU [B/L]

Breakfast is served at resort.

Check-out resort and depart to Poring where treetop canopy walkways suspended 41 metres above the forest floor challenge your height tolerance. After the challenge, relax and soak your legs in the many hot spring pools. Lunch is served at Rainforest Café.

Next stop is to the foothills of Mountain Kinabalu. Here, you are given a crash course on 5,000 vascular plant species, about 1,000 orchid types, 90 odd lowland mammal species, 300 over bird species, just to name a few. It’s time to work on your leg muscles on the Silau-Silau trail (approximately 1.5 hours) at the famed Kinabalu National Park, satisfy your stomach with a local lunch. The nature walk may be linked with other trails like Bukit Burung, Bukit Tupai or Kiau. It also takes you to the Mountain Gardens where flowers bloom healthily, some that may be rare to your sight.

Lastly, spend the remaining time back to Kota Kinabalu, the journey takes approximately 3 hours drive.

Upon arrival at Kota Kinabalu, check-in hotel, rest and relax.

Free at leisure on own arrangement.

Overnight at Grandis Hotels and Resorts or similar, Kota Kinabalu

B / L
D6 Kota Kinabalu
Breakfast is served at hotel.

The day is free for you to explore the city on your own.

Overnight at Grandis Hotels and Resorts or similar, Kota Kinabalu

B
D7 Kota Kinabalu
Breakfast is served at hotel.

The day is free for you to explore the city on your own.

Overnight at Grandis Hotels and Resorts or similar, Kota Kinabalu

B
D8 Kota Kinabalu Departure
Breakfast is served at hotel

Rest of the day at leisure on own arrangements till your departure.

B
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