7D7N Ultimate Eco Nature

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Our Ultimate Eco Nature Tour takes you to the greatest Natural spots across Borneo, from sublime Mountain heights to unique wildlife experiences. Along the way, we support local communities, conservation, re-forestation, and small local businesses, making our tour the ultimate eco-conscious, dynamic and exciting experience in wondrous Borneo…

Day 1 : Arrive Kota Kinabalu/ Overnight @ Kota Kinabalu City Center

Arrive in Kota Kinabalu before our guides give the group a briefing about the 7 days tour, including advice and information about the tour. Check-in to hotel, free at leisure to enjoy dinner and the sights and sounds of the city.

Day 2 : Kota Kinabalu/Kinabalu National Park/Climb Mt. Kinabalu/ Overnight @ Mountain Hut

Hotel pick-up at 0730hrs and depart Kota Kinabalu to KNP (Kinabalu Park) for 1hr 30mins drive. Register at the KNP Office and proceed to Timpohon Gate where the challenge of conquering Mt. Kinabalu begins. A mountain guide will accompany you as you climb up tree roots that form a series of steps (at 2500m above sea-level). A simple packed lunch will be provided on the way. Proceed climbing until you reach Laban Rata on the upper slopes of Mount Kinabalu. Dinner and overnight stay at the Mountain Hut.

Day 3 :  Descent/Poring/ Overnight @ Sabah tea Garden (Long House Hostel)

After breakfast, we will begin the descent back to Laban Rata where you can enjoy a fuller breakfast before you descend back down to KNP. Proceed to Poring Hot Springs which lies on the southern boundary of the park. Open-air bathtubs fed by a sulphurous under-ground spring offer gentle relief for tired muscles and are believed to have therapeutic properties. For those with energy to spare, there’s a canopy walkway through the lowland rain forest, where you can experience the beauty of Sabah’s jungle from a bird’s eye view. Lunch at Sabah Tea, here you will have the chance to learn about tea processing in the factory, as well as taking in the breathtaking views of the undulating tea plantation and the majestic Mount Kinabalu. We will then overnight stay at Long House Hostel in Sabah Tea garden.

quaileys hill

Day 4 : Fish SPA/Drive to Kinabatangan/ Overnight @ KJC

After breakfast, we will then head to the Tagal Fish SPA, a locally owned business where you will experience the “Fish Kisses Massage” in the cool, refreshing waters of the river. After that, we will proceed to Kinabatangan Jetty. Once there, we will board a boat for a 30mins ride to the lodge where you will then be required to check-in. There will be time to relax and settle in at the lodge before the afternoon wildlife cruise. At approximately 1600hrs, we will begin the river cruise in search of wildlife, such as the Proboscis Monkey, the Borneo Pygmy Elephants, gibbons, macaques and a variety of exotic birds which can be spotted amongst the trees along the river bank. After the wildlife cruise, we will return to the lodge for a sumptuous dinner. You will have the opportunity to take part in a nature night walk to enjoy the wilderness of the jungle after dinner, before returning to the lodge for your overnight stay. Dinner and overnight stay at KJC. KJC is an eco-friendly Jungle Lodge, allowing travelers to witness amazing plant and animal species with minimum impact to their natural environment.

Day 5 : KJC Full Day/ Overnight @ KJC

Wake up to the call of Gibbon and hornbills, before taking an early morning river cruise to the oxbow lake to observe wildlife and experience the early morning ambiance of the longest river of Sabah. Return to the Lodge for breakfast. You are then free at your leisure and have the opportunity to take part in the KJC re-forestation project, planting your very own tree in the Jungle for a small donation. At 1200 hrs, lunch will be served at the lodge. Take a rest before the afternoon walk. Delicious dinner will be served before you return to the lodge for your overnight stay. You will have a chance to take part in an optional night cruise across the river or an evening hike, in search of wildlife that is active after the sun goes down.

Borneo Orang Utan

Day 6 :  KJC/Sepilok Orang Utan/ Overnight @ Labuk B & B

After breakfast, transfer to jetty where our transport will be waiting to take you to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Center, approximately 2hrs drive from Bilit. Upon arrival, proceed to the free roaming area feeding platform for the feeding of the Orang Utans. At the center, we will have the opportunity to observe man’s closest relative, the Orang Utan, being rehabilitated to be returned back into their natural habitat. Each visitor is supporting this rehabilitation process and making a valuable contribution to Borneo’s endangered orangutans. You will also have the opportunity to experience a walk in the Tropical Dipterocarp forest of Borneo. We will then transfer you to Labuk B&B, in a scenic location with beautiful gardens and jacuzzi, where you can enjoy free time in the lush gardens.

Day 7 :  Check Out/ Selingan/ Overnight @ Selingan

After breakfast, check out and proceed to the jetty for a boat ride to Selingan Turtle Island Park. The journey to the island will take approximately 45 minutes to an hour. Upon arrival, we will register at Turtle Island Park Head Quarters before checking into your chalet. After lunch at the cafeteria, you are free at your own leisure; snorkel, swim, explore the island, or simply relax on the beach. Enjoy a sumptuous dinner as the sun sets, then visit the Island Discovery Centre to learn more about the life-cycles of these wondrous creatures, as well as their history and threats to their existence. After this, wait for the rangers call to observe the Mother Turtle laying her eggs by the shore. Follow the rangers as they transfer the eggs to the hatchery, before heading back to the shore to witness the release of baby turtles to the open sea. Dinner and overnight at Selingan. By visiting Selingan, travelers are not only learning about these fascinating and beautiful creatures, but are also helping to conserve them for generations to come.

Day 8 : Check Out/Sandakan Airport

Check out after breakfast and proceed to Sandakan Airport.

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