Kinabatangan Wildlife Safari (Overland)

Spend 3D2N at the award winning Sukau Rainforest Lodge (SRL) for a chance to encounter the Borneo's Big 5 wildlife!

from MYR 2,322 / person

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Overview

  • Sabah
  • Duration: 3D 2N
  • Booking Pax: Min. 2
  • Physical Level: Soft

Introduction

Spend 3D2N at the award winning Sukau Rainforest Lodge (SRL) for a chance to encounter the Borneo's Big 5 wildlife! Guaranteed to be the best bang for your buck! Feeling like it’s a rush? Extend another night and enjoy your time at Sukau Rainforest Lodge.


Key Highlights of this Tour

Insightful Ape Talk
Insightful Ape Talk Unveil the charismatic world of orang-utans as you listen to the Orang-Utan Talk by an in-house naturalist.
4-Star Jungle Resort
4-Star Jungle Resort Stay at the 4-Star Sukau Rainforest Lodge, where luxury meets wilderness, offering serenity & wildlife encounters.
Commendable Conservation
Commendable Conservation Founded in 1964, the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre (SOURC) aims to rehabilitate orphaned orang utans.
River Safari Cruising
River Safari Cruising Navigate Borneo's wildlife haven as you embark on a river cruise safari in Kinabatangan and Tabin

Featuring Stays at

  • Sukau Rainforest Lodge Sukau Rainforest Lodge

Itinerary

Kinabatangan Wildlife Safari (Overland) - Day 1 Kinabatangan Wildlife Safari (Overland) - Day 1

Day 1

Sandakan - Sepilok - Sukau Rainforest Lodge (by overland)

Our adventure begins as we pick you up from the Sandakan Airport or your hotel in Sandakan, then we’ll head straight to Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre. There, you'll get to learn about the rehabilitation effort done at the centre through a short video screening. Make your way to the feeding platform to witness the feeding of orangutans and other monkeys around. You can also spend time observing the cheeky little younglings in an enclosed nursery area.

After lunch, embark on a 2-hour overland journey to Sukau Rainforest Lodge.

Right after checking-in, go on board for a late afternoon cruise in search of Borneo's wildlife and birds. Return to the lodge to savor a scrumptious dinner at Melapi restaurant, followed by a slide presentation and interpretation by a naturalist guide.

Lunch and Dinner
Sukau Rainforest Lodge (Deluxe Room)
Kinabatangan Wildlife Safari (Overland) - Day 2 Kinabatangan Wildlife Safari (Overland) - Day 2

Day 2

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. It will be free at leisure after lunch. In the afternoon, proceed for another river cruise to check off your wildlife sightings.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Sukau Rainforest Lodge (Deluxe Room)
Kinabatangan Wildlife Safari (Overland) - Day 3 Kinabatangan Wildlife Safari (Overland) - Day 3

Day 3

Sukau Rainforest Lodge - Sandakan - Transfer out (by overland)

Have breakfast before leaving for Sandakan via overland. Once we reach Sandakan we’ll stop by for lunch.

For flights in the afternoon, we’ll proceed to the 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 before leaving for the airport.

Breakfast and Lunch

Rates

Description Rates Single Supplement
Sukau Rainforest Lodge: Deluxe RoomPer Person MYR 2,322
MYR 660
MYR 660

Price Remarks

  • Validity
    Rates are valid for travel by 31 March 2025.
  • Availability
    This tour runs every day. Prior booking required.
  • High Season Surcharge (March, July – August)
    MYR 300.00 per person at Sukau Rainforest Lodge
  • Children Discount on Room Sharing Basis at Sukau Rainforest Lodge
    • 3 years old and below:
      • FREE STAY
    • 4 – 11 years old:
      • 25% OFF when sharing a room with ONE adult/parent.
      • 50% OFF when sharing a room with with TWO adults/parents.
      • This is a kid friendly tour, discount is applicable to children based on their birth year and following room sharing policy in certain property. Contact our consultant to know more.
  • Transfer Charges
    Additional charges per person applies for pick-up and drop-off outside Sandakan Airport or hotels in Sandakan Town area and pick up time may vary.
  • Bring Your Own Bottle
    Borneo Eco Tours is moving towards a single-use plastic free environment! So, please join our movement by bringing your own refillable water bottle during your time with us. Our vans and coaches are prepared with water containers so that you can refill your bottle anytime throughout the tour.

Explore Borneo Your Way!

Our Borneo Specialist can tailor this itinerary for you.

Notes[Expand All]

Tour Includes

  • Tours
  • Transfers
  • Accommodation and meals as specified
  • English-speaking guide
  • This tour package rates include pick-up and drop-off from Sandakan Airport or hotels in Sandakan Town

Tour Excludes

  • Domestic airfare [Kota Kinabalu(BKI) - Sandakan(SDK) - Kota Kinabalu(BKI)]
  • Camera fee and items not mentioned
  • Tourism Tax (TTx) flat rate of RM10 per room per night.

Things to Bring

  • Sunscreen
  • Hat/cap
  • Water bottle
  • Personal toiletries
  • Walking shoes
  • Binoculars
  • Camera
  • Raincoat
  • Insect repellent
  • Torch light

Additional Notes

  • Camera Fee at SOURC
    Note on Camera Use at Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre: For any camera with zoom lens from 100 to 400mm, video camera or other video recording equipment for personal use are chargeable at RM10.00 per unit. For any camera (fixed-lens - 400mm and above ) or any film-making equipment are chargeable at RM1,000.00 per unit. Mode of payment is cash only.
  • Travel light to Sukau Rainforest Lodge
    For the comfort and convenience of our guests, it is recommended to travel light by preparing an overnight bag for your stay in Sukau Rainforest Lodge. Complimentary storage in Sandakan will be provided for any extra luggage. (For guests departing & returning to Sandakan Only).
  • Night Cruise
    Optional River Night Cruise tour at Sukau Rainforest Lodge is highly recommended to all our guests (available with a small fee)
  • Bring Your Own Bottle
    Borneo Eco Tours is moving towards a single-use plastic free environment! So, please join our movement by bringing your own refillable water bottle during your time with us. Our vans and coaches are prepared with water containers so that you can refill your bottle anytime throughout the tour.
  • Double or Twin Bed
    Double or twin bed cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability upon check in.
Sukau Rainforest Lodge Room Availability
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