2D1N Bike & Raft

Tour is listed under  |   Moderate, Mountain Biking, White Water Adventure  | 

If you want to combine the experience of mountain biking across the heart of Borneo with the thrill of rafting through white-water rapids on Sabah’s merciless Padas river, then this trip is for you. Witness the wilderness and culture as you cycle past villages and along jungle trails. Learn about local agriculture and nature. Finally, conquer the rapids, body-raft, and head back to base on The Last Train of Borneo.

Day One Kota Kinabalu / Tambunan / Tenom (L/D+Accommodation)

waterfallAt 0730hrs, we will pick you up from your hotel and transfer you overland to Tambunan, about 1hr 30mins drive. The journey brings you passed the Crocker Range (5,000ft), through terraced rice fields and villages. The population is made up of many different communities of which the Kadazandusun is the largest. By 0900hrs, we will visit the Rafflesia Conservation Centre where the largest concentrations of Rafflesia buds can be found. The center was established for the sole purpose of conserving this very rare parasitic plant. There is no particular flowering season for Rafflesia; the flowers can bloom at any time during the year. A nature trails connects all the known sites where Rafflesia are located and if you are in luck, a trek in the rainforest will reveal one of these spectacular live flowers in bloom on the forest floor. After trekking, you will begin your biking adventure towards Mahua Waterfall approximately 22km (18km downhill and 4km up). From here, we will start our bike tour to Kg. Patau about 6.7km off road. A hike for 20mins on single trek will take us to the waterfall. Once there, take a swim in the cool, crystal clear water. Later, we transfer you to Keningau town for another 64km. After lunch, from Keningau town, we will start biking towards Tenom (approximately 48km distance on and off road) the trips are hilly with exceptional views of the mountains, paddy fields and villages along the way. Visit the Tenom Agricultural Centre. Here you can discover the magic of the tropics, from the evolution of plants to today’s incredible diversity of native and introduced species. Dinner and overnight stay is provided at the hotel.

Day Two Tenom / Rafting on Padas River / Kota Kinabalu (L/D)

By 080sabah-borneo050hrs, after breakfast, we will start biking back to Tenom town and proceed directly to Tenom train station about 15km (1hr bike) distance. We will depart by the morning train (a.k.a “The Last Train of Borneo”) and experience the journey by rail to Pangi station, stopping on the banks of the Padas River. The river gushes along the Padas Gorge and offers the ultimate white water rafting adventure in Borneo. After rafting down the mighty Padas River, enjoy a BBQ lunch at the Rayoh station, before we take the train to Beaufort and finally back to Kota Kinabalu.

Price Per Person: RM899.00 per person (Min 2 person)

Tour Includes

Transportation, 1 night accommodation, mountain bike & helmet, guide, refreshments, meals as stated and unlimited drinking water, & Padas rafting trip.

What to bring

Suitable trekking shoes, gloves, insect repellant, change of clothes, hat & sunglasses and sunblock lotion.

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