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Borneo - Sabah - Sandakan

Kinabatangan River Day Tour

Price from $210 (minimum 2 persons) per adult
Duration 8 hours - departs daily

Travel on the river cruise and see the native proboscis monkeys.

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Kinabatangan River Day Tour

Travel on the river cruise and see the native proboscis monkeys.


Itinerary


Day 1 Kinabatangan River (supper)

Meet and pick up from Sandakan airport or hotel; transfer to Gomantong Cave located within the Gomantong forest reserve. Journey takes approximately 2 hours drive by land through Oil Palm Plantations and rustic countryside studded with villages. Upon arrival, walk on the plank to the cave. Explore the largest bird’s nest cave in Sabah, home to millions of bats and swiftlets. The nest of the swiftlets are collected for the famous Chinese edible bird nest soup.

Continue an approximately 30 mins drive to one of the world’s richest ecosystems, Lower Kinabatangan River, Sukau. Arrive at Kampung Bilit, a base for easy exploration of the incredible diversity of plants, mammals and birds. Take a short boat transfer to Sukau Bilit Rainforest Lodge. Time for orientation briefing, a welcome drink and check in. Lunch will be provided in the lodge restaurant.

At 16:00hrs, join a river cruise in search of endemic proboscis monkeys, different species of birds & other wildlife along the river bank. One may also catch a glimpse of a wild Orang Utan, leaf monkeys, gibbons, macaques or the “Borneon Pygmy Elephants” along the river bank. After tour, return to Sandakan airport or your respective hotel. Tour ends at 21.00 hrs

Travel Notes


Includes

 

  • Meals as stated
  • Park entrance fees
  • Land transportation (Seat-In-coach)
  • River cruise
  • English Speaking guide

 

Excludes

  • Domestic airfare, if required
  • Camera and Video fee
  • Personal expenses
  • Alcoholic & carbonated drinks
  • Any items not specifically mentioned

Optional Add-Ons before the tour

  1. Sandakan City Tour
  2. Visit to Sepilok Orang Utan Centre
  3. Visit to Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary

What Customers Have Said


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January 2015

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