Special rate for Malaysians, ex-Lepit, stay at Superior room for travel dates beginning now until 30th June 2019. Tucked away on the banks of the great Kinabatangan river, lies a hidden gem Malaysians rarely know about; Sukau Rainforest Lodge. A renowned wildlife destination that brings a unique holiday getaway to escape the mundane, Sukau Rainforest Lodge extends its arms to welcome fellow countrymen of the #MalaysiaBaru era, who love nature and the great outdoors to come and experience its wonders.
- 02 Nights at Sukau Rainforest Lodge, a National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World, Superior Room. Travel to SRL by overland
- 02 evening river cruises and 01 early morning river cruise in search of Borneo's wildlife and birdlife
- Nature walk along Hornbill Boardwalk and Attenborough Boardwalk to learn about the flora in the area and maybe even sight some wildlife and bird life
- Enjoy a night safari river cruise through Kinabatangan River to spot nocturnal wildlife (Optional Tour)
- Explore the elephant migration path on a 2-hour Rasig Wildlife Trek (Optional Tour)
IncludedTours, accommodation and meals as specified, entrance fees and English speaking guide.
Domestic airfare (Kota Kinabalu(BKI) – Sandakan(SDK) – Kota Kinabalu(BKI)), overland/ boat transfer, optional tours, camera fee and items not mentioned.
Sandakan - Sukau Rainforest Lodge
Drive your way up to Lepit jetty in Sukau (approximately 25 minutes after Gomantong Cave), then meet up with our boatman and transfer for 10 minutes boat ride to Sukau Rainforest Lodge. Cool down with a refreshing drink and cold towel upon arrival while our friendly manager helps you check-in. Take a few moments to savor afternoon tea before we head out into the wild on your first river safari in search of monkeys, birds, and other exotic wildlife.
Every boat is equipped with eco-friendly outboard engines (used along the main river where the current is strong) and electric motor (used during wildlife viewing in the small tributaries) in search of wildlife and birds. Take loads of photographs as the wildlife extravaganza puts on a show.
Return for a solar heated hot shower after sunset before enjoying a buffet dinner overlooking the mighty river. Dinner is followed by a slide show and interpretation by our in-house naturalist guide.
Recommended arrival time at Lepit jetty at 1500hrs. You can leave your car at the Lepit jetty and we will pick you up from there. The parking fee is priced at approximately RM 5.00 per vehicle / per night
Our Night Cruise comes Highly Recommended to all our guests (available with a small fee)
Sukau Rainforest Lodge
An early morning call at 0530hrs to catch the rainforest waking up is in store. If conditions are just right, you might even wake to a surreal heavenly experience shrouded in mists.
We embark on a morning river cruise in search of waking wildlife and birds which are most active in the morning on our way to the Kelenanap Ox-Bow lake. Return to a full breakfast awaiting you, taking the time to just immerse yourself in the surroundings.
After breakfast, proceed for an educational walking tour along the lodge's Hornbill Boardwalk with our in-house naturalist after which you'll have some time to relax. If you're itching for more activity, we have many optional activities on offer like a pampering Foot Spa treatment, Batik Painting for the family, sipping your favourite beverage at our newly built Dip Pools and various other leisure activities. There is also a different free activity everyday so be sure to ask us.
After afternoon tea, we head out onto the river once again in search of more wildlife. Be sure to capture the moments and enjoy yourself as we return at sunset. Enjoy scrumptious dinner together with your favourite beverage.
Additional activities are available, such as: night cruise (to spot nocturnal wildlife), batik painting for kids, and relaxing Balinese massage at the Halia Spa. Be sure to contact our ground staff for more info.
Enjoy your breakfast while appreciating the great morning view, and check out before 11am. Departure transfer to Lepit’s jetty.
On your way out to Sandakan, a short stop at Gomantong Cave is recommended.
Things to Bring
Please wear long sleeves shirts and pants, shoes (no sandals or flip flops), sunglasses, sunscreen, water bottle, change of clothes for the return journey and camera.
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.
|ROOM||RATES PER PERSON||SINGLE SUPPLEMENT|
|Superior||MYR 699.00||MYR 220.00|
- Book now and travel from 1st September 2019 - 31st March 2020.
- Block out period: 9 November - 24 December 2019, and 10 January 2020 - 29 February 2020.
Upgrade to Villa
|ROOM||RATES PER PERSON||SINGLE SUPPLEMENT|
|Villa||MYR 889.00||MYR 368.00|
- Book now and travel from 1st September 2019 - 29th February 2020.
- Block out period: 24th - 26th December 2019.
Terms & Conditions
- This special offer is strictly for Malaysian travelers with MyCard only.
- Booking Code: SMP1920
- Upgrade to Borneo Villa is available. (based on availability and first come, first serve basis)
- Terms & Conditions apply
Price valid from 01 April 2019 till 31 March 2020