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5 days / 4 night(s) from 1,465 per person twin share
Formerly known as Jesselton, Kota Kinabalu is located in the state of Sarawak facing the South China Sea. Learn the culture and sense of community at Mari Mari Cultural village and look out for proboscis Monkeys on your river safari through the wetlands. Enjoy a dip in the hot mineral springs at poring Hot Springs, explore the gardens at Kinabalu national park and relax at Dugong Beach at Mantanani Kechil Island.
This is a private short stay package for the independent traveller.
DAY 1: ARRIVE KOTA KINABALU
Upon arrival at Kota Kinabalu airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel. This evening you will visit the night markets.
DAY 2: KOTA KINABALU – MARI MARI CULTURAL VILLAGE
Enjoy a tour to the Mari Mari Cultural Village to gain insight into the culture and history of Sabah. After lunch you will travel to the wetlands, passing fields and oil palm plantations. Take a river safari(join in basis) for the chance to see the native Proboscis Monkeys along the riverbank. After dinner return to Kota Kinabalu. (B,L,D)
DAY 3: KOTA KINABALU – PORING HOT SPRINGS & KINABALU NATIONAL PARK
Travel to Poring Hot Springs, stopping at Nabalu Village en route. Explore the canopy walkway and observe the wildlife before arriving at the hot spring where you have the chance to take a dip. Afterwards, proceed to Kinabalu National Park to explore the mountain gardens, home to many species of orchids, pitcher plants, birds and butterflies. Return to Kota Kinabalu in the late afternoon. (B,L)
DAY 4: KOTA KINABALU – MANTANANI KECHIL ISLAND
Early this morning you will be transferred to Kuala Abai Jetty, with the chance to view Mt. Kinabalu along the way. Travel by boat (join in basis) to Dugong Beach, located on Mantanani Kechil Island. Keep an eye out for dugongs as you relax on the white sandy beach. After a BBQ lunch return to the mainland by boat and transfer to your hotel arriving in the evening. (B,L)
DAY 5: DEPART KOTA KINABALU
After check-out this morning you will be transferred to the airport where your arrangements end. (B)
# Shoulder and high season, Christmas and New Year’s Eve dinner surcharges apply.