Borneo – East Sabah Adventure

8 days*
From 8436 SEK was 10534 SEK
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Overview
Between its intriguing wildlife, skyscraper-height jungle canopies, and gorgeous coastlines teeming with tropical fish, this magical stretch of Borneo is positively bursting with stuff to see and do. This eight-day adventure promises to keep you busy; time spent marvelling at nature’s glory on Libaran Island, close encounters with orangutans at a rehabilitation centre, prowling the streets of Kota Kinabalu by night, and otherworldly wonders in the jungle. Borneo has it all, and in east Sabah, it’s all close at hand.
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Overview

  • Departs/Ends: Kota Kinabalu to Kota Kinabalu
  • Travel style: Classic
  • Physical rating: 2
  • Age requirements: You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on a G Adventures tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.
  • Trip type: Max 15

What you get

  • Accomodation: Hotels/guesthouses (2 nts), homestay (1 nt, multi-share), jungle lodge (3 nts), permanent tented camp (1 nt).
  • Transport: Private vehicle, plane, boat, walking.
  • Meals: 7 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
  • Team leader: CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout, local guides.

Extras

  • The international flight to and from start and finish city is not included in the tour price. Allow USD70-95 for meals not included.
  • Your own room

Map & Itinerary

Day 1 Kota Kinabalu
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Kota Kinabalu/Kundasang
Travel to the luscious and welcoming Mesilou Village tucked in the mountainous highlands. Stop at a local family-run farm to enjoy the views of Mt Kinabalu and see the different types of cold-climate vegetables and fruits. Afterward, meet the villagers and get to know each other over a traditional lunch. In the afternoon, visit two local farms before learning to cook custom recipes with the community. In the evening, enjoy a sumptuous dinner followed by a traditional Sabahan dance performance. Meals included: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Day 3 Kundasang/Sungai Kinabatangan
Travel towards Sandakan and continue to the immersive jungle lodge on Kinabatangan River, Sabah's longest. After settling in, head out on a river cruise to experience the serenity of evening river life (keep your eyes peeled for birds and monkeys and crocodiles, oh my!). Enjoy dinner then opt for a guided night walk through the jungle. Meals included: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Day 4 Sungai Kinabatangan
Begin the day with a river safari to witness the morning wildlife activity. After breakfast, visit the nearby oxbow lake with a professional guide and seek out proboscis monkeys, pygmy elephants, macaques, and gibbons. Enjoy another river cruise for a second chance to spot more wildlife (you never know what you may see) before returning to the lodge for dinner. Meals included: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Day 5 Sungai Kinabatangan/Sepilok
Depart in the morning and travel to Sepilok - a wildlife haven. Enjoy a visit to the orangutan rehabilitation centre and the adjacent sun bear conservation centre. Meals included: breakfast
Day 6 Sepilok/Pulau Libaran
Transfer to Sandakan and continue by boat to Libaran Island, also known as Turtle Island because thousands of sea turtles return to nest each year. Take a guided tour of the island's turtle hatchery and learn about the turtle conservation program. Later, visit the local village and experience what life is like on the island. Opt to go snorkelling or kayaking with some free time. Meals included: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Day 7 Pulau Libaran/Kota Kinabalu
After breakfast, depart Libaran Island and travel back to the Sandakan jetty. From the jetty, transfer to Sandakan airport for a flight to Kota Kinabalu. On arrival, enjoy a free afternoon to walk and shop at Jesselton Point, a waterfront district lined with shops and street food. Opt to visit the famous Filipino market or get a panoramic sunset view of Kota Kinabalu at the Signal Hill observatory. Meals included: breakfast
Day 8 Kota Kinabalu
Depart at any time. Meals included: breakfast
Dates & Prices
All years
01 Jun 2020
08 Jun 2020
9147 SEK 11422 SEK
4 left
  • Departs from: Kota Kinabalu
  • Ends in Kota Kinabalu
  • Double shared room
Price per person 9147 SEK 11422 SEK -20%
05 Jun 2020
12 Jun 2020
9147 SEK 11422 SEK
6 left
  • Departs from: Kota Kinabalu
  • Ends in Kota Kinabalu
  • Double shared room
Price per person 9147 SEK 11422 SEK -20%
12 Jun 2020
19 Jun 2020
9147 SEK 11422 SEK
7+ left
  • Departs from: Kota Kinabalu
  • Ends in Kota Kinabalu
  • Double shared room
Price per person 9147 SEK 11422 SEK -20%
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Borneo – East Sabah Adventure

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Overview

Between its intriguing wildlife, skyscraper-height jungle canopies, and gorgeous coastlines teeming with tropical fish, this magical stretch of Borneo is positively bursting with stuff to see and do. This eight-day adventure promises to keep you busy; time spent marvelling at nature’s glory on Libaran Island, close encounters with orangutans at a rehabilitation centre, prowling the streets of Kota Kinabalu by night, and otherworldly wonders in the jungle. Borneo has it all, and in east Sabah, it’s all close at hand.

Is this trip for me?

  • Departs/Ends: Kota Kinabalu to Kota Kinabalu
  • Travel style: Classic
  • Physical rating: 2
  • Age requirements: You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on a G Adventures tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.
  • Trip type: Max 15

What you get

  • Accomodation: Hotels/guesthouses (2 nts), homestay (1 nt, multi-share), jungle lodge (3 nts), permanent tented camp (1 nt).
  • Transport: Private vehicle, plane, boat, walking.
  • Meals: 7 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
  • Team leader: CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout, local guides.

Extras

The international flight to and from start and finish city is not included in the tour price.
Your own room

Allow USD70-95 for meals not included.

Map & Itinerary
Day 1 Kota Kinabalu
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Kota Kinabalu/Kundasang
Travel to the luscious and welcoming Mesilou Village tucked in the mountainous highlands. Stop at a local family-run farm to enjoy the views of Mt Kinabalu and see the different types of cold-climate vegetables and fruits. Afterward, meet the villagers and get to know each other over a traditional lunch. In the afternoon, visit two local farms before learning to cook custom recipes with the community. In the evening, enjoy a sumptuous dinner followed by a traditional Sabahan dance performance. Meals included: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Day 3 Kundasang/Sungai Kinabatangan
Travel towards Sandakan and continue to the immersive jungle lodge on Kinabatangan River, Sabah's longest. After settling in, head out on a river cruise to experience the serenity of evening river life (keep your eyes peeled for birds and monkeys and crocodiles, oh my!). Enjoy dinner then opt for a guided night walk through the jungle. Meals included: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Day 4 Sungai Kinabatangan
Begin the day with a river safari to witness the morning wildlife activity. After breakfast, visit the nearby oxbow lake with a professional guide and seek out proboscis monkeys, pygmy elephants, macaques, and gibbons. Enjoy another river cruise for a second chance to spot more wildlife (you never know what you may see) before returning to the lodge for dinner. Meals included: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Day 5 Sungai Kinabatangan/Sepilok
Depart in the morning and travel to Sepilok - a wildlife haven. Enjoy a visit to the orangutan rehabilitation centre and the adjacent sun bear conservation centre. Meals included: breakfast
Day 6 Sepilok/Pulau Libaran
Transfer to Sandakan and continue by boat to Libaran Island, also known as Turtle Island because thousands of sea turtles return to nest each year. Take a guided tour of the island's turtle hatchery and learn about the turtle conservation program. Later, visit the local village and experience what life is like on the island. Opt to go snorkelling or kayaking with some free time. Meals included: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Day 7 Pulau Libaran/Kota Kinabalu
After breakfast, depart Libaran Island and travel back to the Sandakan jetty. From the jetty, transfer to Sandakan airport for a flight to Kota Kinabalu. On arrival, enjoy a free afternoon to walk and shop at Jesselton Point, a waterfront district lined with shops and street food. Opt to visit the famous Filipino market or get a panoramic sunset view of Kota Kinabalu at the Signal Hill observatory. Meals included: breakfast
Day 8 Kota Kinabalu
Depart at any time. Meals included: breakfast
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Dates & Prices
All years
Jun 01
01 Jun 2020 08 Jun 2020
8 days
4 left
11422 SEK 9147 SEK
  • Departs from Kota Kinabalu
  • Ends in Kota Kinabalu
  • Double shared room
Price per person 11422 SEK 9147 SEK
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Jun 05
05 Jun 2020 12 Jun 2020
8 days
6 left
11422 SEK 9147 SEK
  • Departs from Kota Kinabalu
  • Ends in Kota Kinabalu
  • Double shared room
Price per person 11422 SEK 9147 SEK
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Jun 12
12 Jun 2020 19 Jun 2020
8 days
7+ left
11422 SEK 9147 SEK
  • Departs from Kota Kinabalu
  • Ends in Kota Kinabalu
  • Double shared room
Price per person 11422 SEK 9147 SEK
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