Multi-Day Tour

Borneo – East Sabah Adventure (8 days)

G Adventures Inc.

Kota Kinabalu To Kota Kinabalu

Valid for Departures: 04 Mar 2018 - 30 Dec 2019

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Kota Kinabalu
None None
Day 1 Kota Kinabalu: Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2
Kota Kinabalu/Kota Belud
None Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 2 Kota Kinabalu/Kota Belud: Learn more about the typical lifestyle in the village by taking part in seasonal activities such as rubber tapping, fruit harvesting, and rice planting. Included Activities: Cooking Class Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 3
Kota Belud/Sungai Kinabatangan
None Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3 Kota Belud/Sungai Kinabatangan: Travel towards Sandakan and continue to the jungle lodge on the Kinabatangan River, Sabah's longest. After settling in head out for a river safari. After dinner, opt for a guided night walk through the jungle. Included Activities: Kinabatangan River Evening Cruise Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 4
Sungai Kinabatangan
None Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4 Sungai Kinabatangan: Begin the day with a river safari in search of wildlife. After breakfast, visit the nearby oxbow lake with a professional guide and seek out proboscis monkeys, pygmy elephants, macaques, and gibbons. Later, visit a nearby cave and, with some luck, spot a wild orangutan. Enjoy another boat cruise along the river to spot more wildlife before returning to the lodge for dinner. Included Activities: Kinabatangan River Wildlife Cruise Guided Oxbow Lake Walk and Wildlife Spotting
Day 5
Sungai Kinabatangan/Sepilok
None Breakfast
Day 5 Sungai Kinabatangan/Sepilok: Depart in the morning and travel to Sepilok. Enjoy a visit to the orangutan rehabilitation centre and the adjacent sun bear conservation centre. Included Activities: Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre Visit Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre Visit Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 6
Sepilok/Pulau Libaran
None Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 6 Sepilok/Pulau Libaran: Transfer to Sandakan and continue to Libaran Island by boat. Take a guided tour of the island's turtle hatchery and learn about the turtle conservation program. Opt to go snorkelling or kayaking with some free time. Included Activities: Turtle Experience Transport: Private Vehicle Boat
Day 7
Pulau Libaran/Kota Kinabalu
None Breakfast
Day 7 Pulau Libaran/Kota Kinabalu: After breakfast, depart Libaran Island and travel back to the Sandakan jetty. From the jetty, transfer to Sandakan airport for a flight to Kota Kinabalu. Transport: Boat Plane
Day 8
Kota Kinabalu
None Breakfast
Day 8 Kota Kinabalu: Depart at any time. Included Activities: Departure Day

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Between its intriguing wildlife, skyscraper-height jungle canopies, and gorgeous coastlines teeming with tropical fish, this magical stretch of Borneo is positively bursting with stuff to see and do. This eight-day adventure promises to keep you busy; time spent marvelling at nature’s glory in Turtle Island National Park, close encounters with orangutans at a rehabilitation centre, prowling the streets of Kota Kinabalu by night, and the otherworldly wonders of Borneo. Borneo has it all, and i...

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G Adventures is an adventure travel pioneer offering the widest selection of affordable small group tours, safaris and expeditions all over the world. Founded by entrepreneur owner Bruce Poon Tip in 1995 and powered by an international team of passionate change makers, G Adventures was the first adventure travel company to offer 100% guaranteed departures in 2013. With nearly 700 itineraries and 110,000 travelers each year, G Adventures' award-winning trips put travelers on a first-name basis with the planet’s people, cultures, landscapes and wildlife. For more information, please visit: www.gadventures.com.

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