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Great Apes & Beach Escapes


  • Itinerary:
    Kota Kinabalu - Mount Kinabalu National Park - Kota Kinabalu - Sandakan - Sepilok - Kinabatangan - Sukau - Sepilok - Lankayan
  • Duration:
    10 days / 9 nights (flexible)
  • Price:
    From £ 2,400.- per person (excluding flights)
If you’re short on time and want to see Sabah’s highlights, this is the perfect itinerary for you! This route through eastern Borneo will begin in Kota Kinabalu, where you’ll visit the Poring Hot Springs and the Mount Kinabalu National Park, as well as having some free time to explore the city at your own pace. You’ll then visit the world famous Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre and travel along Borneo’s longest river to a lodge deep in the wildlife-rich jungle. Finish up on the idyllic beaches of Lankayan Island, before heading back to Kota Kinabalu to fly home.
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Days 1-3 – Kota Kinabalu: Gateway to Sabah

This bustling coastal city at the foot of the immense Mount Kinabalu is the starting point for your journey through Sabah. On arrival, you’ll be transferred to your central hotel close to the restaurants and colourful markets of the city. Kota Kinabalu is a relatively modern city with many western influences and a whole host of delicious local food to try. The next day you’ll head to Kinabalu National Park with a guide to discover the wildlife and plants which call this place home, getting a different perspective as you explore from the canopy walks high above the forest floor.

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Great Apes & Beach Escapes