Experience Sandakan Heritage like never before by visiting the breathtaking panoramic view of Puu Jih Shih Buddhist Temple and explore the unique offering's of Sim Sim Water Village. A stroll down Sandakan War Memorial will bring emotional memories while a visit to Sandakan popular town markets will surely satisfy your appetite for food items such as fish, snacks, fruits, and other consumer products.

Tour Highlights

  • Puu Jih Shih Buddhist Temple
  • St. Michael's and All Angels Church
  • Agnes Keith House
  • Sim Sim Water Village
  • Sandakan War Memorial Park


Tours and transfers, and English speaking guide.


    Items not mentioned.

Begin your tour with a visit to one of the major town markets where you'll see locals trading a wide array of local produce such as fish, snacks, fruits, and other consumer products.

Then, visit the Puu Jih Shih Buddhist Temple, which is located on the hilltop, offering a breathtaking panoramic view of Sandakan Bay. Proceed to St. Michael's and All Angels Church for a brief history of one the oldest buildings in Sandakan.

Then, visit the historical Agnes Keith House, former home to the famous American author who penned the book "Land Below the Wind".

Afterwards, we take you to explore Sim Sim Water Village, a unique floating village with houses built on stilts.

Finally, visit the Sandakan War Memorial; created to commemorate the World War II events that took place in Sandakan and North Borneo.


MYR 213.00 per adult

MYR 107.00 per child


Validity Rates are valid for travel by 31 March 2024

Availability This tour runs everyday. Prior booking required.

Transfer Inclusion This tour package rates include pick-up and drop-off from Sandakan Airport or city hotel in Sandakan. 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 hat, water bottle and sun block

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.