Day 1 Kota Kinabalu City Tours
You be met at the airport and transfer for a half day city tour. The tour first takes you to enjoy some of the most scenic parts of the city, you will then be taken to see some of the city’s more interesting attractions and landmarks, such as the 30-storey Wisma Tun Mustapha (otherwise known as Sabah Foundation Building), the Sabah Museum, and the Sabah State & City Mosque, one of the most outstanding pieces of architecture in Sabah, the Signall Hill a natural hilltop observatory and a final stop at a local handicraft shop for some souvenirs to take home . Thereafter you be transfer to Kundasang for your overnight stay (please select hotel/accommodation rating require). Rest of the day, free at leisure.
Land Transfer, Meals as Stated, Accommodation & English Speaking Guide.
Day 2 Kinabalu National Park
After breakfast, we proceed to Kinabalu National Park, visit the Botanical Garden to see orchids, rhododendrons, ferns, pitcher-plants, kerosene trees and others. At 1100 hours, you will be guided by a park ranger and they will make an introduction of flora & fauna which part of these species are only found at Borneo. Take a jungle walk near the Park HQ (approximately 1 hour 30 minutes) and learn more about the Montane Forest. After finishing your trek, we proceed for your lunch at a local restaurant. Poring which means bamboo in local dialect, are located 42km from the park headquarters. Trek through a hill dipterocarp forest rich in wild fruit trees and animal life, passing giant bamboos and ginger plants with edible flowers to reach a jungle-canopy walkway 40m above ground (non-advisable to those who are phobia of heights). Then relax in open air outdoor tubs filled with hot or cold running mineral waters. An option of visiting the Butterfly farm and short jungle trail are available for those who want to venture more. By 1600 hours, we depart to Sepilok, an estimate 4 hours drive where you be staying at Sepilok Nature Resort (3 Star Rating) / Sepilok Jungle Resort (2 Star Rating), a 5 minutes’ walk from the Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre.
Breakfast & Lunch
Land Transfer, Entrance to Park Hq & Poring, Entrance to Botanical Garden, Entrance to Canopy Walkway, Accommodation, Meals as stated and English Speaking Guide.
Day 3 Kinabatangan River
After breakfast, by 0830 hours, we walk to the Sepilok centre for the morning video show about the nursery purpose & objective. After the 20 minutes show, we proceed to the feeding platform where the park ranger will start the feeding at 1000 hours. By 1100 hours, freshen up before we depart for Kinabatangan, the gate of “Eco Tourism” which is approximately 2 hours drive passing thoroughly local villages and palm oil plantation. We are expected to arrive at a jungle lodge (3 Star Rating) located at Bilit, by 1300 hours. You be transfer to the lodge by local “sampan” boat which takes approximately 5 minutes. Lunch at the lodge and you have time to freshen up before 1600 hours for your afternoon boat cruise, searching for the wildlife that has been occupying the land before man. Few of the most commonly seen here are the Proboscis monkey, Oriental Pied Hornbill, Orang Utan, Long Tail Macaques, Stork Bill Kingfisher, to mention a few. The whole journey takes about 1 ½ hour return boat transfer till you reach your lodge before dinner. An option of night Jungle Walk (compulsory to take an in-house guide to avoid astray) can be arrange after dinner or simply relax to the sound of nature surrounding.
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
(Inclusive of :
Land Transfer, Boat Transfer, Accommodation, Meals as stated and English Speaking Guide.
Day 4 Mabul Island
Early depart from Bilit to Sandakan airport for your flight to Tawau ETD: 0855 hours. Transfer to Semporna by van for approximately 1 ½ hours journey. Arrive in Semporna and and you you’re your free time at the town centre till the boat schedule Mabul Island by boat at 1600 hours, for approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour journey, depending on the sea or weather condition. Upon arrival at Mabul Island Resort (3 Star Rating) proceed for briefing, registration and check-in. Free at leisure rest of the day.
Breakfast & Dinner
Land Transfer, Boat Transfer, Domestic Flight Ticket, Accommodation, Meals as stated and In-House English Speaking Guide.
Day 5 Mabul Island
Morning call by the ocean wave, breakfast, and getting ready for your 3 boat dives with Professional Divemaster. Combination of Sipadan or Si Amil or Mantabuan or Kapalai Island. Unlimited Jetty House Reef Dive in Mabul Island. For non-Divers, you have the option to snorkel at Mabul or the other island nearby.
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Dive excursion, Boat Transfer, Dive Tank, Weight Belt, Accommodation, Meals as stated and DiveMaster.
Day 6 Transfer out.
Free & Easy till your boat schedule at 1130 hours back to Semporna town. Back to Kota Kinabalu. End of Tour.
Land Transfer, Boat Transfer and Meals as stated.