Overview

Reveal the mystical Maliau Basin - one of Malaysia's finest remaining wilderness areas. It is one of the world's great reserves of biodiversity with almost unbelievable genetic richness. Stay at the Maliau Basin Study Centre (MBSC) and experience the wonders of primary tropical forest. This is the best place in Borneo to take a glimpse of the lost world of Borneo.

Tour Highlights

  • Trek through the pristine rainforest of Maliau Basin and explore Sabah's Lost World
  • Spot nocturnal wildlife during a night drive
  • Discover different plant species including pitcher plants as well as wildlife

Includes

Tours and transfers, accommodation, meals, leech socks, conservation fee, and English speaking guide.

Excludes

    Items not mentioned, Tourism Tax (TTx) flat rate of RM10 per room per night.

Journey overland to Sook, Nabawan, Sapulut for 5-6 hours to reach the Security Gate of Maliau Basin Conservation Area (MBCA) with lunch on route. Visit the information gallery upon arrival and then freshen up before getting ready for the night activity.

After dinner, have yourself an exciting night drive in search of nocturnal animals, with a possible encounter with a sambar deer, beaded pigs, Malay civets and flying squirrels (subject to weather condition). Overnight at the Studies Centre Rest House.

Meals : Lunch and Dinner

Overnight at Maliau Basin Study Centre (Rest House)

Enjoy morning walk around the study centre. After breakfast, begin trekking through the rainforest near Agathis Camp nestled in hill mixed dipterocarp forest. Immerse yourself in the sound of the wilderness and discover the abundance of unique flora in the dense forest of Maliau basin. Relax enjoying the surrounding rich vegetation. Return to the Studies Centre. After dinner, proceed for a night walk. Overnight at the Studies Centre Rest House.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Overnight at Maliau Basin Study Centre (Rest House)

After breakfast, we depart Maliau Studies Centre for Keningau enroute to Kota Kinabalu. Savour your experience for having a taste of "The Lost World" of Sabah.

Meals: Breakfast and Lunch

Rates

Notes

Validity Rates are valid for travel by 31 Dec 2022

Availability This tour runs everyday. Prior booking required.

Transfer Inclusion This tour package rates include pick-up and drop-off from Kota Kinabalu Airport or city hotel in Kota Kinabalu. Additional charge per person applies for pick-up and drop-off outside this area and pick up time may vary.

Additional Notes

Things to Bring

Please bring along suitable attire for trekking, rain cover or water tight proof bags, at least 2 -2.5 L/day of drinking water bottle, insect repellent, walking stick, head lamps (including extra bulb and batteries), personal toiletries, leech socks

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.