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Fascinating borneo

  1. 1. Day 1 : Kota Kinabalu Meet and greet by our guide upon arrival at Kota Kinabalu International Airport and transfer to hotel. Start to Discover Kota Kinabalu by sightseeing of Kota Kinabalu, the state Capital of Sabah, popularly known as “LAND BELOW THE WIND” with a drive to signal hill for bird’s eye view of Kota Kinabalu rainforest city passing through Atkinson clock tower, Wisma Tun Mustapha, Chinese temple, state mosque, Museum and finally visit to handicraft centre. Overnight at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu. (Dinner at Kg Nelayan Seafood with Cultural Show) Day 2 : Kinabalu Park and Poring Hot Spring Depart to Kinabalu Park Headquarters on a 2 hours drive. The park is known for its diverse range of flora and fauna and the majestic Mount Kinabalu, the highest Mountain in South East Asia. At the park, a Mountain Garden guided Tour provides an informative overview of the Kinabalu Park. After Lunch, proceed to Poring Hot Spring, where guest will walk through the Canopy Walkway, hanging as high as 60 meters above ground (which no one should miss). Return to Kota Kinabalu in the afternoon. Overnight at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) Day 3 : Tuanku Abdul Rahman Marine Park Morning we depart to Kota Kinabalu Jetty for a 20 minutes boat ride to beautiful Manukan Island. At the island, you are at your own leisure to swim or snorkel or simply laze on the beach under the tropical sun. There are trails for short nature walk or other water sports activities such as Banana Boat Rides, Para Sailing and Sea Walking. A superb beach BBQ lunch will be served and head back to Kota Kinabalu in the afternoon. Overnight at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) Day 4 : White Water Rafting Morning Depart to Beaufort, a town located 1 ½ drive from Kota Kinabalu. We will catch a train at 1000 hours from Beaufort to the Pangi, passing through the scenic Padas Gorge and remote village. The river rafting will be on a 10km stretch. The adventure will speak for itself when one shoots the rapid after rapids. A luscious BBQ lunch awaits one at the end of the adrenalin ride. After lunch, depart back to Kota Kinabalu by train to Beaufort and onto Kota Kinabalu. Overnight at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu (Breakfast, BBQ Lunch & Dinner) Day 5 : Selingan Turtle Island Early Breakfast at Hotel.
  2. 2. Catch the Morning flight to Sandakan and meet our guide at Sandakan Airport. Depart for Sandakan Town and transfer to jetty to board for transfer to Selingan Turtle Island. Travelling time is approximately 1 hour. Upon register at the park, lunch will be served at the cafeteria. Free at leisure at the island and gather at cafeteria for dinner while waiting for the park ranger to signal for the turtle watching. Observe the whole activity of the turtle laying eggs and covering the hole, tagging of the turtle by the park ranger and transferring of the eggs to the hatchery. If there are young turtle hatchlings, an opportunity to observe the hatchlings being release to the sea. Overnight at Island Chalet. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) Day 6 : Sepilok Orang Utan Experience Depart for Sandakan and proceed to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre upon arrival for a close encounter with the wild-man of Borneo during the feeding time. After lunch is free at leisure Overnight at Sepilok Jungle Resort. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) Day 7 : Sukau Depart overland to Sukau by van en route stop at Gomantong Cave, home to million of swiftlets and bats, the bird’s nest is an edible Chinese delicacy. In the evening, cruise for proboscis monkey and other wildlife. Overnight at Proboscis Sukau Lodge (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) Day 8 : Sukau Early morning proceed to Ox Bow Lake in search for more wildlife and experience the early morning ambience of the Kinabatangan River for light jungle trekking. After lunch, free at leisure. In the evening continue for another river cruise in search of further wildlife. Overnight at Proboscis Sukau Lodge (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) Day 9 : Sandakan City Tour Depart Sukau and continue onto Sandakan City Tour with visit to Malay Fishing Village and Chinese Buddhist Temple which at 300meters above sea level offers a panoramic view of Sandakan Bay. After lunch transfer to airport for departure flight back to Kota Kinabalu. Overnight at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu (Breakfast and Lunch) Day 10 : Rungus Longhouse Homestay Experience Depart to Kudat about 3 hours drive, home the native Runggus tribe. Proceed to visit Honeybee Farm at Kg Gombizou and Gong (Traditional Brass/Iron drum) Making at Sumangkap. Mingle around with the Rungus Community and dinner is served with Local Rungus Traditional Cuisine. Highlight of the night is the performance of traditional dance. Overnight at Bavanggazo Longhouse (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
  3. 3. Day 11 : Tip of Borneo After breakfast depart to Tanjung Simpang Mengayau, the most northern Tip Borneo. Enjoy the spectacular scene where the South China Sea and the Sulu meet. After Lunch, enroute back to Kota Kinabalu. Overnight at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) Day12 : Kota Kinabalu Breakfast at hotel. Free at leisure for you to explore Kota Kinabalu your own or simply relax in the hotel. Transfer to Kota Kinabalu International Airport for your onward flight. (Breakfast) The package inclusive of:- a) Accommodation: Hyatt Regency Kinabalu (5 Star) Kudat Marina Resort (4 Star) Proboscis Sukau Lodge (Chalet) Selingan Island (Chalet) b) Daily breakfast c) Meals as stated in the itinerary d) Usage of an air condition vehicle e) Entrance fee during the tour f) Guide Fee g) Airport Transfers h) Boat Transfers i) Domestic Airline Ticket (Kota Kinabalu / Sandakan /Kota Kinabalu)