Family Voyage
Tour Name
10D9N
Duration
2
Minimum Travellers
Pick up point

About this tour

Discover the rainforest, the island, the culture, the jungle, the wildlife all in one itinerary of 10 spectacular days with your pack. Stay comfortably at 5 star resorts and National Geographic Unique Lodge of the World - Sukau Rainforest Lodge.

Tour Highlights

  • Visit the Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary
  • Observe Orangutans at the Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre
  • Learn and get a glimpse of Sun Bears at Borneo Sun Bear Conservation Centre
  • 02 Nights stay at Sukau Rainforest Lodge, National Geographic unique lodges of the world, Superior Room. Travel to SRL by speedboat
  • 02 afternoon river cruises and 01 early morning river cruise in search of Borneo's wildlife and birdlife
  • At Sukau Rainforest Lodge, enjoy a night safari river cruise through Kinabatangan River to spot nocturnal wildlife (Optional Tour)
  • Bask in the delights of Borneo's tropical rainforests at Rainforest Discovery Centre
  • Learn about the Prisoners of War during World War II at Sandakan Memorial Park

Excluded

    Domestic airfare, camera fee and items not mentioned, Tourism Tax (TTx) flat rate of RM10 per room per night.

Included

Tours and transfers, accommodation and meals as specified, and English speaking guide.

Excluded

    Domestic airfare, camera fee and items not mentioned, Tourism Tax (TTx) flat rate of RM10 per room per night.
Day 1

Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort

Be greeted by your guide and captain upon arrival at Kota Kinabalu airport and transfer to Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort (Kinabalu Sea View) for overnight stay.

Day 2

Shangri-La's Rasa Risa Resort

Take time out to just unwind at the resort or head out to explore the city using the free city shuttle available. Stay overnight at Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort (Deluxe Garden View)

Day 3

Kota Kinabalu - Kinabalu Park

Journey 2 hours overland to the foothills of Mt. Kinabalu at 1500m above sea level. Take a quick stop at Pekan Nabalu market to savour local fruits in season. Visit the Kinabalu Natural History Gallery and Mountain Garden in Kinabalu Park Headquarters. If weather permits, take a guided walk on one of the trails in the cool surrounding to explore the montane forest. Return to Kota Kinabalu.

Day 4

Mari-Mari Cultural Village

Visits for the Village is at: 1000hrs

Drive approximately 20 minutes to Mari-Mari Cultural Village. Visit each tribe's traditional house to learn about each tribe's ancient cultures and take part in some in-house activities. Proceed for cultural performance before we move on to the Dining Hall. You may shop for handicraft, take photos or just enjoy the natural surroundings. Try delectable traditional and fusion cuisines before the end of the tour. Return to your hotel.

Day 5

Kota Kinabalu - Sandakan

Transfer to airport for your flight to Sandakan. Transfer to Sepilok Nature Resort for overnight – ROH.

Day 6

Sepilok - Sukau Rainforest Lodge (Overland)

After breakfast, head to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre. There, you’ll be treated to an enlightening video show about the conservation efforts done at the centre. Enjoy a ten minute walk in the midst of the rainforest and witness the feeding of orangutans at the feeding platform before observing them over at the outdoor nursery. After, head to the Sun Bear Conservation Centre next door after to learn more about the smallest bears in the world.

Depart for an estimated 2 hours overland journey to the National Geographic Unique Lodge, Sukau Rainforest Lodge. Enjoy a river cruise in search of Borneo’s wildlife and birds. Return to lodge to savour a candle light dinner on the pier, followed by slide presentation and interpretation by a naturalist guide. Overnight at the Sukau Rainforest Lodge.

Day 7

Sukau Rainforest Lodge

Rise and shine for the morning river cruise up the Kinabatangan River to Kelenanap oxbow lake to view more birds and wildlife. After breakfast, join in the nature walk along the lodge's Hornbill Boardwalk with the in-house naturalist. After lunch, it will be free at leisure. In the afternoon, proceed for another river cruise for more wildlife. Overnight at the Sukau Rainforest Lodge.

Day 8

Sukau Rainforest Lodge - Sandakan - Kota Kinabalu

Have breakfast before returning to Sandakan by overland journey. After lunch, proceed to airport for the 1430hrs flight to Kota Kinabalu. For those taking the evening flight, you’ll have a chance to visit Rainforest Discovery Centre. Take a bird view of the centre from the canopy walk and hanging bridge, explore the botanical garden, home to various species of flora. Proceed to Sandakan Memorial Park for a short visit before taking the flight. On arrival, our guide will transfer you back to overnight at Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort (Deluxe Garden View)

Day 9

Shangri-La's Rasa Risa Resort

Take time out to just unwind at the resort or head out to explore the city using the free city shuttle available. Stay overnight at Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort (Deluxe Garden View)

Day 10

Kota Kinabalu - Transfer out

Departure transfer to airport.

Things to Bring

Please bring hat, water bottle, insect repellant and sun block

Borneo Eco Tours is moving towards a plastic-free environment, so, please join our movement by bringing your own refillable water bottle during your time with us.

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