Tour overview

Tour code: BKI5DKK

Joint tour (BKI5DKK): Daily departure from Kota Kinabalu airport with English speaking guide (minimum 2 persons).

Notes

All boat transfers and tour activities in the park are on Seat-in-coach basis.

Hotels can be subject to change without prior notice, but within the offered category.

For all packaged programs, please note that all tours will be offered as stated in the package program, but some tours may be done on different days than stated in the program.For example, if our program states a city tour on Day 1, it may be that city tour is done instead on Day 3, without any prior notice given.

Included

  • Transportation
  • English speaking guide
  • Meals as specified
  • Entrance & boat fees and 4 nights hotels accommodation

Not Included

  • Meals not mentioned in itinerary
  • Drinks consumption during meals
  • Video or camera fee imposed by the national park
  • Personal expenditure and other optional tours
  • Airfares and airport tax

DAY 1: Kota Kinabalu (-/-/-)

Arrival in Kota Kinabalu. Transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.

DAY 2: Kota Kinabalu – CITY & SPICE MARKET TOUR (B/-/-)

Morning, depart your Hotel for a sightseeing tour of Kota Kinabalu, -a city rebuilt after World War 2. Photo stops will be made at the Sabah Foundation Building, the City Mosque and a Chinese Temple. Upon arrival at the City Center, proceed on a guided walk to discover the historic sites of Kota Kinabalu. Visit the Central and Spice Market, where your local tour guide will show and explain the various fruits, vegetables, fishes and spices used in the Malaysian cuisine. Enjoy a cup of local coffee or tea in one of the many local restaurants, together with a local pancake called “roti canai”. Return to your Hotel at noon. Rest of the afternoon, free at leisure.

DAY 3: KOTA KINABALU – KINABALU PARK & PORING HOTSPRING (B/L/-)

Drive through the Crocker range to the Southern end of the Kinabalu Park. At Poring, join a jungle trail, venturing into the canopy walkway which is a series of bridges built 40 km above the ground. This provides the visitor with a bird eyes view of the rainforest canopy. If time permits, take a dip in the therapeutic sulphur baths. After which, adjourn for lunch and proceed to the Kinabalu Park Headquarters. Visit the Mountain Garden with its collection of orchids and plants that are unique to Kinabalu. Depart the park and return to the city and your hotel.

DAY 4: KOTA KINABALU – CORAL ISLAND TOUR (B/L/-)

Transfer to the jetty. Take a 20-minute boat ride to one of the coral islands within the Tunku Abdul Rahman Park. Spend the day swimming, snorkeling or just relaxing on the beach. Enjoy a simple pack lunch and return to the mainland in the early afternoon (basic shower facilities are available on the islands). (Remarks : Boat transfers are on shared basis / join in.)

Day 5: KOTA KINABALU – DEPARTURE (B/-/-)

Transfer to the airport OR extension of program.
**END OF SERVICES**

NOTE: Small deviations in the tour program are sometimes necessary, depending on weather, road and/or river conditions, flight schedules and room availability.