Mount Kinabalu Foothill Trekking
Tour Name
3 Days 2
Minimum Travellers
Kota Kinabalu Airport or city hotel in Kota Kinabalu
Pick up point


Guas Nabalu Homestay welcome you to discover the beautiful region of Kg Kiau, with its magnificent view of Mt Kinabalu and many cultural and adventure activities. While staying here you'll have the opportunity to learn about their way of life and spend a night in a village and experience the great outdoors of Sabah Borneo as you explore the trails at the foothills of mighty Mount Kinabalu. Spend the second night in the jungle like the true adventurer. The next day, enjoy a morning walk and trek to a nearby waterfall.

Tour Highlights

  • Immerse yourself in pristine primary rainforest, with incredible nature scenes
  • Enjoy the sight of a gorgeous sunset as it envelopes the mountain village
  • Discover and explore challenging trails in the foothills of Mount Kinabalu
  • Spot animals in the wild and unique flora like Rafflesia Flowers and Pitcher Plants
  • Amazing cultural experience – learn about the local villagers’ unique way of life
  • ake a dip at the cascading waters of Diba Titiu Waterfall


Tours and transfers, basic accommodation, meals as specified, and English speaking guide and local Mountain Guide to the waterfall.


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Day 1

Kota Kinabalu - Kiau

Departure time: 0900hrs

Pickup from your hotel in Kota Kinabalu, drive buy minvan to a Dusun Village (approximately 2 hours), nestled amid the picturesque hills in the shadow of imposing Mt Kinabalu, the highest mountain in Sabah. Along the way, we will make a short stop at Pekan Nabalu market to sample local fruits in season and to stretch our legs. Continue the drive to Kg Kiau. Upon arrival at Guas Nabalu Homestay, you will be greet by a warm welcome by your host family. You will have a chance to visit the local community cottage industry which is the pineapple factory. After lunch, continue to explore the village, learn how they process the local coffee and visit the bee farm. Enjoy the sunset view overlooking the Kiau Valley. Return to your homestay for dinner and overnight.

Meals : Lunch and Dinner
Day 2

Kiau - Lemaing 2

Wake up and enjoy your breakfast. Re-pack and get ready at the starting point for your next adventure to Lemaing 2. Trek to Mongor-Ongor Hut via Guralau Trail then continue to Bonsod Hut. Continue trek to Pamatangan Hut via Rikos and Kandaai Trail. Overnight at Pamatangan Hut.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 3

Lemaing 2 - Kiau - Kota Kinabalu

Morning walk and enjoy the serenity of the misty forest. Thereafter short trek to Waterfall, then back to Pamatangan Hut. Trek back to Kiulu Nuluh via Tinokok/Hayo Hayo/ Kinapasowon Trail. Arrived at Guas Nabalu Homestay for light refreshment before you depart back to Kota Kinabalu. Drop off at your hotel in Kota Kinabalu city.

Meals : Breakfast

Things to Bring

Please bring along long pants for trekking, raincoat, rain cover or water tight proof bags, 2.5 litter drinking water bottle, enough clothes, jacket, few pairs of socks, insect repellent, walking stick, head lamps (including extra bulb and batteries), personal toiletries, personal medications, slipper or sandals and energy food (chocolate, raisins, nuts, rehydration salt, glucose, etc).

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.


MYR 1082.00 /per person

Price valid from 01 April 2019 till 31 March 2020

Note on Travel Insurance

Customers are encouraged to purchase their own travel insurance before travelling to Borneo. We recommend you to select a travel insurance policy that covers not only your medical expenses (including emergency repatriation) but also personal liability, cancellation, curtailment and loss of luggage. Doing so can prevent major disruptions and additional costs.