Tour overview

Joint Tour Code: SDK3DOXS
Private Tour Code: SDK3DOXP

Joint tour (SDK3DOXS): Daily departure from Sandakan with English speaking guide (minimum 2 persons)
Private tour (SDK3DOXP): Daily departure from Sandakan with English speaking guide (other major language guides available on request

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

Notes:

All boat tours are on Seat-in-basis.
Bright colored clothes not advisable.
The Orang Utan Sanctuary charges MYR10 per camera /video camera and the Gomantong Cave charges MYR 30 per camera and MYR50 per video camera.
Basic accommodation and meals at the lodge in Sukau/Bilit.
The company reserves the right to change or cancel should conditions beyond our control render it necessary.

WHAT TO BRING:

Good walking shoes
Change of clothes
Sun block
Insect repellent
Raincoat
Torch or flashlight
Items of personal use
Binoculars (optional)

Included

  • Our tour prices are inclusive of.
  • Land transfers and river cruise.
  • Entrance fee Sepilok & Gomantong.
  • English speaking guide.
  • Meals as specified.
  • Twin shared accommodation in Sukau/Bilit.

Not Included

  • Airfare & airport tax.
  • Video & camera fee.
  • Beverages and meals not specified.
  • Laundry, tipping or items not mentioned in the package.

DAY 1: SANDAKAN – SUKAU (-/L/D)

Meet at the Hotel Lobby in Sandakan or Sandakan Airport. Proceed overland to the Gomantong Caves (about 2-hour ride), passing oil palm plantation and villages, Explore this fascinating cave, which is home to millions of swiftlets and bats. The swiftlet’s nets are collected for the famous Chinese Bird’s nest soup. Continue on to Sukau / Bilit and check into you lodge. Lunch at the lodge and in the afternoon, take a boat cruise along the Kinabatangan River in search for Proboscis monkeys and other forms of Wildlife. Return to the lodge for dinner. Overnight in twin bed rooms with attached hot water showers.

DAY 2: OX-BOW – SUKAU (B/L/D)

Early morning, proceed to the Ox-Bow Lake to observe wildlife and experience the early morning river ambience of the longest river of Sabah. And also a short jungle trek along the lake while searching for more wildlife. Then, return to the lodge. Rest of the day, free to enjoy the natural surroundings. Late afternoon, proceed on another river cruise to search for wildlife. Return to the lodge for dinner. Overnight in twin bed rooms with attached hot water showers.

DAY 3: SUKAU – SANDAKAN (B/L/-)

After breakfast, depart overland for the Sepilok Orangutan Centre. Experience a close encounter with the “Man of the Forest”, who are undergoing a rehabilitation program to return to the wild. Brief swing around town followed by lunch. After lunch, transfer to your hotel or to the airport for your onward journey.

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