Borneo Travel Advice

From the planning stages to actually travelling through the country, there’s a lot to consider for your Borneo adventure. Take a look through the pages below for some handy tips and important information from passports to travel health.


Best time to visit Borneo

With its wild rainforests, exotic wildlife and tropical coastlines, Borneo really is an adventurer’s paradise. You can visit the island any time of year, depending on where you want to go. Take a look at our climate page for a nudge in the right direction

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Visa, passport and money matters

There’s nothing more exciting than planning that next big adventure. But there are also a few practical things to take care of too, from visa applications to local currency. We’ve put together some top tips to help you on your way.

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Getting to Borneo

As there are no direct flights from the UK, when flying to Borneo you’ll always have to go via another Asian city, with Kuala Lumpur and Singapore usually providing the best connections. Here at Rickshaw, our Travel Specialists can arrange your flights too, so that everything is booked securely under one roof.

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Getting around Borneo

There are a few different ways to travel around Borneo, from riverboats to domestic flights and we use a range of transport options to help you get the most out of your travels.

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