Enjoy the white-sand beaches of Pulau Gaya, meet primate cousins at Sepilok Orangutan Centre, Stay in traditional long house accommodation
Borneo is one of the few places left on this planet that feels untouched by time. Spend a little of yours here with the kids. Perfect for families eager to get deep into the thick of things, this exciting journey takes you deep into the jungles to meet the locals (and stay in one of their traditional longhouses to boot) and encounter wildlife you’d otherwise only see on TV. The biggest highlight: Catching up with your primate relatives at the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre. It’s just 11 days, but it feels like a lifetime.
- Arrival Transfer, Entrance to Sepilok Orangutan Center, longhouse homestay, jungle walks and cruises, Poring Hot Springs visit, Pulau Gaya
- 10 breakfasts, 1 dinner. (Allow USD200 per person for meals not included.)
- Comfort hotels (6 nts), longhouse (1 nt), lodges (3 nts)
- Mini-bus, local bus, taxi, speedboat, plane, walking.
- Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, throughout, local guides.
- Small group experience; Max 20, Avg 12
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This trip is designed for parents and children to enjoy together. You will be travelling as part of a group of families with other children. The itinerary has been designed with the needs of the whole family in mind. We have given this trip a minimum age for this trip to allow you to be sure that you have the right trip for you and your family. Minimum age of 6 years for this trip. Please see the activities for any specific minimum age requirements.
Day 1 Arrive Kota Kinabalu (1D)
Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.
Day 2 Longhouse homestay (1B)
Learn about traditional life in Borneo in our longhouse accommodation
Day 3-4 Mt. Kinabalu (2B)
Transfer to Kinabalu National Park. Follow nature walks through the jungle and a canopy trek at Poring Hot Springs
Day 5 Sandakan (1B)
Transfer to Sandakan. Free afternoon in the city
Day 6 Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre/Sukau (1B)
Visit Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre. Cruise up river to our jungle lodge
Day 7 Sukau (1B)
Full day in the jungle. River cruises and jungle walks.
Day 8-10 Pulau Gaya (3B)
Return to Kota Kinabalu, continue on to Pulau Gaya. Free time in Pulau Gaya to enjoy the beach.
Day 11 Kota Kinabalu (1B)
Depart at any time.