• Sunset over Gaya Island Resort
  • Tropical Paradise - Lankayan Island
  • Orangutan playing at Sepilok Rehabilitation Centre
  • Wildlife River Cruises at the award winning Sukau Rainforest Lodge

Tropical Borneo & Majestic Kuala Lumpur

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  • Duration: 14 days
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Let’s go on an exciting journey through the land of the concrete jungle – Kuala Lumpur – all the way to exotic Sandakan and beautiful Kota Kinabalu in Borneo.

Shop till you drop in KL, before getting whisked away to Sepilok where you will see the adorable orangutans at the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre. From Sepilok, you will continue on a dreamy island vacation on Lankayan Island with fantastic snorkeling and diving and where you may get a chance to witness turtles laying eggs!

Next, you will be in for an awe-inspiring journey to Sukau where you will be able to witness diverse wildlife, amazing bird life and be engulfed by nature at its best! Finally, wrap up your vacation with a five-night stay at the luxurious Gaya Island Resort and take the opportunity to decompress before heading home.

Included: Tours • English-speaking Guides • Entrance fees • Accommodations • Transportation • Meals as stated

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Day 1
Arrival in Kuala Lumpur

Upon arrival at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), our representative will meet you up and transfer you to your hotel.

Here, you will experience the bustling metropolitan of Kuala Lumpur; also known as the 'garden city of lights', which is famous for its shopping, nightlife and delicious food. Witness the intoxicating modernity of KL City as the city that never sleeps. Don't forget to take this opportunity to shop and eat!

You will be staying at Hotel Stripes in the heart of Kuala Lumpur.

Included

Accommodation at Hotel Stripes - Deluxe Room • Transportation from airport

Day 2
Heritage City Walk

Heritage plays a big part in shaping today’s bustling KL City and it makes perfect sense to restore and maintain these influential spots.

Gain an insight to some centuries-old colonial structures and get inspired by architectural designs. In the heavy traffic of Kuala Lumpur, the best way to discover the old part of the city is by train and on foot.

This tour covers Jamek Mosque, The Colonial Core, Central Market, Sin Sze Si Ya Temple, Sri Maha Mariamman Temple, Little India, as well as Chinatown.

After lunch, you will proceed by train to Batu Caves. The caves are a Hindu Temple and the main attraction is the huge statue of an Hindu God at the entrance.

To enter the caves, there are 272 steps to climb. You will return to the Hotel in the afternoon.

Its possible to change the visit Batu Caves to the Twin Towers against an extra fee. Please contact us for more information

Included

Heritage Walk and Batu Caves • Accommodation at Hotel Stripes - Deluxe Room • English-speaking Guide

Meals

Breakfast • Lunch

Day 3
Kuala Lumpur - Sandakan City

Early in the morning, you will check out from your hotel and we will transfer you to the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) to catch your flight to the Nature City of Sandakan.

Upon arrival at the Sandakan Airport, you will be transferred to the Four Points by Sheraton Sandakan hotel for your stay for the night.

It will be free and easy for the rest of the day, so you can take this opportunity to explore Sandakan town as well as its gastronomic offerings!

Included

Accommodation at Four Points by Sheraton Hotel Sandakan - Deluxe Room • Transportation to and from airports

Meals

Breakfast

Day 4
Sandakan City - Lankayan Island

After breakfast, you will be transferred from your hotel to the Sandakan Jetty where you will take a 1 ½ hour boat ride to Lankayan Island Dive Resort where you will be staying for the night.

It will be free and easy for the rest of the day, so you can spend the day exploring the beautiful Island!

Included

Accommodation at Lankayan Island Resort • Transportation to the island

Meals

Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner

Day 5
Lankayan Island

Lankayan Island is one of the most popular honeymoon destinations in Sabah, with its beautiful stretch of white sandy beaches, clear azure waters and vast blue skies. You can take a dip in the warm waters or go snorkeling or diving if you're keen to experience the underwater life. Lankayan is one of the best diving spots in Borneo. Otherwise, just hang out by the beach with your sunnies and enjoy the tropical paradise.

Depending on luck and season, you may also get the chance to swim with turtles at the beach or see them laying eggs on the beach at night (under supervision of rangers)!

Included

Accommodations at Lankayan Island Resort

Meals

Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner

Day 6
Lankayan - Sepilok - Sepilok Nature Resort

After checking out from Lankayan Island Dive Resort you will be transferred to the Sandakan Jetty for your next journey to the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre.

Watch a short video documentary of the rehabilitation activities before taking a stroll on the boardwalk through the lowland rainforest to witness the feeding of the Orang Utan at 10.00am.

Here, you will be entertained by the adorable antics of the young orangutans during their feeding time. You will also get the chance to learn more about the efforts to rehabilitate the orangutans for a new life in the wild.

After the visit to the orangutan rehabilitation centre, it will be time to take you to the Sepilok Nature Resort where you will be staying for the night.

Included

Tour • English-speaking Guides • Entrance fees • Accommodation at Sepilok Nature Resort • Transportation

Meals

Breakfast

Day 7
Sepilok Nature Resort - Sukau

After lunch, it is time to make your next journey to Sukau. You will be going on a two-and-a-half-hour boat ride to the multi award-winning Sukau Rainforest Lodge, along Sabah's longest river, the Kinabatangan River.

This gives you the opportunity to go bird watching and wildlife-spotting in the virgin mangrove area, wetland and rainforest habitats. After checking in and enjoying your afternoon refreshment, you will go on a river cruise in search of some of the 10 primate species. Sukau is home to the famous Bornean pygmy elephants, orangutans, proboscis monkeys and all eight species of hornbills in Borneo.

Return for solar heated hot shower, candle-lit dinner overlooking the riverbanks, followed by slideshow presentation and nature interpretation by a naturalist guide. Overnight stay at the newly renovated 20-room Sukau Rainforest Lodge, which in 2015 was awarded by National Geographic to be one of the most Unique Lodges in the World.

Included

Tours • English-speaking Guides • Entrance fees • Accommodation at Sukau Rainforest Lodge

Meals

Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner

Day 8
Sukau Rainforest Lodge

Wake up to the calls of gibbons and hornbills and hot Sabah tea!

At 6.00am, you will go on a morning river cruise up the Kinabatangan River to Kelenanap oxbow lake to view more birds and wildlife. After breakfast, proceed to have an educational tour at the in-house Hornbill Boardwalk, located behind the lodge with the in-house naturalist.

In the afternoon, you will proceed to have another river cruise for more wildlife sighting. Overnight stay at the Sukau Rainforest Lodge.

Included

Tours • English-speaking Guides • Accommodation at Sukau Rainforest Lodge

Meals

Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner

Day 9
Sukau - Sandakan - Kota Kinabalu - Gaya Island

In the morning, after checking out of the Sukau Rainforest Lodge, you will take a boat transfer to Sandakan and subsequently to the Sandakan Airport for your flight to Kota Kinabalu.

Upon arrival at Kota Kinabalu, you will then be transferred to to Gaya Island -- located circa 20 minute’s boat ride away from Kota Kinabalu. Spend the last leg of your vacation lazing by the pool and soaking up the sun at a luxurious resort on Gaya Island.

Included

Accommodation at Gaya Island Resort – Bayu Villa • Transportation

Meals

Breakfast

Day 10
Gaya Island Resort

Enjoy a leisurely stay at Gaya Island while splitting your time between snorkeling, lounging by the pool and walking on the beach. Just relax and enjoy your stay!

Included

Accommodation at Gaya Island Resort – Bayu Villa

Meals

Breakfast

Day 11
Gaya Island Resort

Indulge on scrumptious food, such as fresh seafood, tropical fruits and local vegetables during your stay at the Gaya Island Resort.

Included

Accommodation at Gaya Island Resort – Bayu Villa

Meals

Breakfast

Day 12
Gaya Island Resort

Looking for activities to do? Why not go island-hopping at the Tunku Abdul Rahman (TAR) Marine Park for a beach-y excursion or even better, a snorkeling adventure!

Included

Accommodation at Gaya Island Resort – Bayu Villa

Meals

Breakfast

Day 13
Gaya Island Resort

Relax on the stretch of private beach owned by the island or, if you're up for it, a watersport activity! Hop on the motorboat or explore exciting dive sites around Gaya Island, after this it will time to go home.

Included

Accommodation at Gaya Island Resort – Bayu Villa

Meals

Breakfast

Day 14
Departure

Upon checking out from your hotel on Gaya Island, you will take a boat ride to KK City and take another land transfer to Kota Kinabalu Airport for your departure flight.

Please contact us if you like to customize this package.

Included

Transportation

Meals

Breakfast

Price information
Price

MYR 7995 / person (min 2 people)

MYR 4795 / child (2 - 11 years)

Please contact us if you are a single traveller.


High Season Surcharges:

01 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017 @ MYR 300

23 Dec 2017 - 05 Jan 2018 @ MYR 600

We accept payments in the following currencies: MYR, USD, EUR, GBP, AUD, CAD, NZD, SGD, DKK, SEK and NOK.

Please contact us for prices in mentioned currencies.


Package excludes:

Flight tickets

Prices valid until 31 Mar 2018
Tours Designed for Independent Travellers
We have designed our tours to suit the independent travellers who does not like to follow big groups. That means you decide the start date of the tour. We can easily customize the package and make changes if you have special requests.
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