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Dinawan Island

Dinawan is a privately owned island located southwest of Kota Kinabalu, in the town of Kinarut. To get there from the city centre, you have to drive around 20 minutes to the jetty on the Kinarut River, where you will then take a 15 minute motorboat ride to the island. 

From a local packaged tour, it can be done with RM388.00 per person with a minimum of 3 people. The Schedule of the package will be as followed:

  • Pick up from Kota Kinabalu, transfer to island at 7:30A.M.

  • Activity:

    • Snorkeling

    • Kayak expedition

    • Sunset Watching

    • Photo session

  • Lunch, high tea included

  • Departure to Kota Kinabalu at 5:00P.M.

Kiulu Water Rafting

Kiulu is located approximately 2-hours away from Kota Kinabalu City Centre and is a good spot not just for water rafting, but also for a good sightseeing with the wonderful nature. Kiulu Water Rafting will be a good activity for traveler seeking for an adventurous day.

The activities normally requires a minimum of 3 people per booking with the price of RM150 per person. The schedule for the tour will be as follow:

7:30 AM - Pick up

9:00 AM - Arrive Kiulu

  • Water rafting equipment included

  • Lunch included

2:00 PM- Return to Kota Kinabalu

Hassle-free KK to Sandakan Road Trip 4D3N Tour

If you are from Kota Kinabalu and would like to visit Sandakan for a few days, you should definitely consider this tour that includes most of the activities here in Sandakan. Requiring minimum of 3 people, it priced RM 1088 per person. The itinerary for the tour will be as follows: 

DAY 1

 - ​Pick up in Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan (7:30a.m.)

 - Stop by for sightseeing and photo taking:

     - Tamparuli Bridge

     - Mount Kinabalu Park main entrance

     - Nabalu scene

     - Local fruit and food fiesta

     - Kundasang market

 - Estimate to arrive Sandakan at 2:00p.m.

 - War Memorial Park (WWII POW Camp site)

 - Puu Jih Shi Temple (Panoramic view of Sandakan) 

 - Agnes Keith House (Famous American Author of the book “Land Below the Wind”)

 - St. Michael Church (Oldest Stone Church in Sabah) 

 - Night: Seafood/other local food at Sim-Sim water village (at own cost)

 - Accommodation: Hostel private room with aircon, public sharing toilet.

     *Upgrade to attached shower room possible with a slight extra charge of RM5.00 per room subject to availability. 

DAY 2

 - Breakfast, lunch, tea break included

 - Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre 

    (Witnessing the conserving of Orang Utan in their habitat and to raise orphan baby Orang Utan to survive in the wild on their own)

 - Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre 

    (The world’s smallest bear species can only be found in Southeast Asia)

 - Rainforest Discovery Centre 

    (The gateway to explore the uniqueness and importance of Borneo’s rainforest)

 - Pangkalan Fireflies experience 

    (Cruising along mangrove area for sunset and then fireflies, might be able to spot some proboscis monkeys and baby crocodiles)

 - Night: Free and easy time

 - Accommodation: Hostel private room with aircon, public sharing toilet.

     *Upgrade to attached shower room possible with a slight extra charge of RM5.00 per room subject to availability. 

 

DAY 3

 - Breakfast included

 - Pick up and transfer to Kinabatangan river tour at 8am:

     - Check in to fan dormitory

        (Extra charge for private room with air conditioning)

     - Evening cruise

        (Cruising along the longest river in Sabah. You might also see some nocturnal animals during night walk)

     - Meals included

 

DAY 4

 - Breakfast included

 - Morning cruise 

    (Cruising along the river sightseeing and probably seeing some elephants, beautiful birds and proboscis monkey)

 - Transfer to Kota Kinabalu