Borneo—Sabah Adventure

10 days,Kota Kinabalu to Kota Kinabalu

Climb the highest peak in Southeast Asia, photograph Asia's only great ape, spot turtles on Turtle Island, explore the Kinabatangan jungle

Revive your sense of adventure on this jam-packed tour. Hike rainforest trails and summit Mt Kinabalu to watch the sunrise. Our CEOs will provide nature lovers and photographers of all skill levels with an introduction to the highlights of remote Sabah, helping you frame great snapshots of tropical birds and giant flowers. Visit the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre and meet these special creatures. And after all the excitement and exercise, there will still be the chance to see baby turtles in their natural habitat. Get off the beaten track and discover the best of Sabah.

What's Included

  • Mt Kinabalu hike, including entrance, climbing permits and guides. Sepilok Orangutan Centre entrance. Turtle Island visit. Kinabatangan River cruise. Sandakan POW Memorial Park visit. Internal flight. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
  • 9 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 4 dinners (if climbing), 3 dinners (if not climbing). (Allow USD170-225 for meals not included.)
  • Hotels (5 nts), jungle lodge (2 nts), national park lodges/mountain huts (2 nts, multi-share).
  • Private van, local bus, speedboat, plane, walking.
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.
  • Small group experience; Max 15, avg 12

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Itinerary Notes

Please note: To confirm your G Adventures tour in Sabah, we require you to sign an Acknowledgement of Risk document due to current travel warnings associated with Turtle Island. This will be sent to you at the time you hold an option. Once it is sent back to our sales team, we can confirm you on your tour.

Day 1 Kota Kinabalu

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Mt Kinabalu National Park (B)

Travel to Mt Kinabalu. Option to hike trails.

Days 3-4 Mt Kinabalu (2B,2L,1D)

Enjoy a magical sunrise on top of Mt Kinabalu.

Days 5-6 Kinabatangan River (2B,2L,2D)

Travel up the Kinabatangan River. Afternoon animal spotting cruise. Optional nighttime cruise.

Day 7 Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre (B)

Visit Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre.

Day 8 Turtle Island (B,L,D)

Boat trip and overnight on Seligan (Turtle) Island.

Day 9 Sandakan/Kota Kinabalu (B)

Visit Sandakan POW Memorial Park. Option to visit Sandakan town. Afternoon flight to Kota Kinabalu.

Day 10 Kota Kinabalu (B)

Depart at any time.

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