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Half-Day Mari Mari Cultural Village from Kota Kinabalu

Available from Thursday

Half-Day Mari Mari Cultural Village from Kota Kinabalu

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Encounter Borneo’s traditional cultures at Mari Mari Cultural Village, where you get a glimpse into the daily routines and rituals of five major cultural groups. See each group’s distinctive houses, costumes, and practices, with a guide to help explain each thing you encounter, then see a performance that brings traditional Borneo to vivid life. After your time exploring Mari Mari Cultural Village, this tour includes a traditional meal in the village’s dining hall.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.82
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$35.82

Quad Biking Tour in Kiulu

Available from Friday

Quad Biking Tour in Kiulu

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Experience the beauty of Kiulu’s countryside during a quad bike tour from Kota Kinabalu, an ideal choice for thrill seekers and nature lovers. Alongside a guide, you’ll get off the beaten path, conquer off-road terrains, and drive throughout traditional villages, where you’ll stop to learn about local culture and traditions. Hassle-free hotel pickup and drop-off, and refreshments are included.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$102.57
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$102.57

Kota Kinabalu City Tour

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Kota Kinabalu City Tour

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Discover the rich history and heritage of Kota Kinabalu on this comprehensive 3-hour city tour, including hotel pick-up. Visit landmarks like Wisma Tun Mustapha (Sabah Foundation Building) and the City Mosque; pay a visit to the prestigious University of Sabah and tour the fascinating Sabah Museum. Finally, soak up views of Kota Kinabalu and the Likas Bay lagoon from the summit of Signal Hill.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$28.20
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$28.20
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Half-Day North Borneo Railway Train Ride

Available from Saturday

Half-Day North Borneo Railway Train Ride

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Ride a Vulcan Steam Engine dating from 1896 on the North Borneo Railway during a hassle-free tour. Retrace a colonial trade route through villages, countryside, and tunnels, and pass mangrove forests and rivers for spectacular views of scenery that's mostly inaccessible by traditional tour vehicle. Stop at a number of villages, where there's a chance to visit markets and chat with local people. Plus, lunch and round-trip hotel transfers are included. 
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  • 4 hours
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$179.49
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$179.49

Kota Kinabalu by Night with Dinner

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Kota Kinabalu by Night with Dinner

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Soak up the electric atmosphere of Kota Kinabula by night on this 3-hour evening tour, including hotel pick-up. Browse the bustling night market, then enjoy a magnificent view over the illuminated city from the observation deck of Signal Hill. Finally, tuck into a sumptuous dinner of typical Malaysian dishes, accompanied by traditional Malay music and dance.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$60.04
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$60.04
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Half-Day, Small-Group Kota Kinabalu City Tour ( min 4 pax )

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Half-Day, Small-Group Kota Kinabalu City Tour ( min 4 pax )

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Experience the beauty of Kota Kinabalu without worrying about the hassle of transportation on this small-group tour of the city. Ride in the comfort of an air-conditioned vehicle as you stop at some of the city’s best-known sites. Visit the museum complex at the Sabah State Museum and Heritage Village, the Kota Kinabalu City Mosque, Signal Hill Observatory Platform, and the Sabah State Mosque.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.93
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$36.93

Half-Day Mari Mari Cultural Village Tour from Kota Kinabalu

Available from Friday

Half-Day Mari Mari Cultural Village Tour from Kota Kinabalu

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Explore Borneo's indigenous cultures on a half-day trip from Kota Kinabalu to Mari Mari Cultural Village, which features traditional houses, crafts, and bushcraft recreated by members of each tribe in Sabah. You'll see local people making blowpipes and kindling bamboo fires, then learn the symbolism behind Sabah's long tradition of tattooing. With pickup and drop-off at hotels in Kota Kinabalu, this tour includes entrance fees and lunch.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$74.36
Price varies by group size
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$74.36
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Crocodile Farm, Rungus Longhouse & Tuaran Temple from Kota Kinabalu

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Crocodile Farm, Rungus Longhouse & Tuaran Temple from Kota Kinabalu

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Escape the city and delve deeper into Borneo’s indigenous culture on a day trip to Tuaran from Kota Kinabalu. A great introduction for first-time visitors, this package saves you the stress of advance planning by taking care of transport and activities, and offering the inside scoop on Sabah’s culture and history.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$125.65
Price varies by group size
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$125.65
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Kota Kinabalu Half-Day City Tour

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Kota Kinabalu Half-Day City Tour

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Check off Kota Kinabalu’s key sights in just half a day on this comprehensive guided door-to-door tour. Soak up sweeping views of the city from Signal Hill, learn about Chinese Buddhism at Pu Toh Tze Temple, and explore Sabah’s rich heritage at the Sabah State Museum. Along the way, see the Sabah State Mosque, the Kota Kinabalu City Mosque, and the 30-story Menara Tun Mustapha.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$51.93
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$51.93
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Klias Wildlife Safari River Cruise from Kota Kinabalu

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Klias Wildlife Safari River Cruise from Kota Kinabalu

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Get up close to some of Malaysia’s diverse wildlife without looking through a cage on this river cruise package in the Klias Wetlands. Spend the afternoon drifting through this vibrant mangrove forest, looking out for proboscis monkeys, macaques, crocodiles, monitor lizards and much more. Once the sun goes down, head out again to see the fireflies light up the riverside on this unique combo of afternoon and after-dark cruises.
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  • 5 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$57.70
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$57.70
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Manukan Island + Sapi or Mamutik Island Trip from Kota Kinabalu

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Manukan Island + Sapi or Mamutik Island Trip from Kota Kinabalu

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Spend the day in paradise during this day trip to Manukan Island near Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy a range of activities during your beach sojourn, ranging from beach volleyball to sunbathing to snorkeling and more. Additional amenities like the island’s nearly 1-mile-long (1.5-km) walking trail, optional side visit to Sapi or Mamutik Island, and an included barbecue lunch help ensure a memorable day.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$94.36
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$94.36
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Half-Day Mari Mari Cultural Village Traditional Living from Kota Kinabalu

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Half-Day Mari Mari Cultural Village Traditional Living from Kota Kinabalu

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Explore the Mari-Mari Cultural Village in Sabah with a dedicated guide on this private tour. You'll enjoy personalized attention and the ability to travel at your own pace as you learn about Borneo's ancient and modern culture. Activities include a traditional house tour, a cultural show, and a traditional local lunch.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$51.29
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$51.29

Borneo Kellybays Mangrove Cruise & Crab Catching Tour from Kota Kinabalu

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Borneo Kellybays Mangrove Cruise & Crab Catching Tour from Kota Kinabalu

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Fish for crabs in a mangrove forest on a full-day tour from Kota Kinabalu to Borneo Kellybays that combines a morning mangrove cruise with a free afternoon in a scenic resort. With optional activities that include kayaking, paddle boats, and banana boats, the day can be as relaxed or adventurous as you want, and you’ll find plenty of space to lounge on Borneo Kellybays’ pristine beach.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$80.00
Price varies by group size
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$80.00
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Kota Kinabalu City and Nature Tour

Available from Friday

Kota Kinabalu City and Nature Tour

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Explore both the popular highlights and some lesser-known spots of Kota Kinabalu city on this small-group day tour. A highlight is the unusual Kota Kinabalu City Mosque, a floating temple surrounded by a lagoon. Visit a produce market selling everything from seafood to flowers, and ask your guide for local food recommendations for lunch. Plus, you'll get the best views of  Kota Kinabalu Crocker Range National Park from a viewpoint.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$75.00
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$75.00

Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park 2 Islands Hopping Tour from Kota Kinabalu

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Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park 2 Islands Hopping Tour from Kota Kinabalu

Escape the city and journey to the paradise islands off the coast of Kota Kinabalu on a hassle-free day trip to Manukan Island. Let a guide take care of transfers, entrance fees, and activities as you sit back, relax, and enjoy the white sands and crystal-clear waters of the island. You'll have chance to snorkel and hike in the jungle, and benefit from the in-depth knowledge of a guide.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$75.65
Price varies by group size
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$75.65
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Gayang Trails Fishing Village Crab Catching and Batik Painting from Kota Kinabalu

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Gayang Trails Fishing Village Crab Catching and Batik Painting from Kota Kinabalu

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Learn about the seafaring skills of the Bajau Laut people, a tribal group of Malaysia commonly referred to as ‘sea gypsies.’ This day trip to Gayang village includes a cruise past their houses built on stilts. Go crab catching and observe main livelihoods, such as fishing and pearl farming, then try your hand at batik painting and keep your creation to take home as a souvenir. Light refreshments are included along with round-trip transport from Kota Kinabalu hotels.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$76.93
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$76.93
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Guided Kota Kinabalu Half Day City Tour

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Guided Kota Kinabalu Half Day City Tour

Discover the rich history and heritage of Kota Kinabalu on this comprehensive 3-hour city tour, including hotel pick-up. Visit landmarks like Wisma Tun Mustapha (Sabah Foundation Building) and the City Mosque; pay a visit to the prestigious University of Sabah and tour the fascinating Sabah Museum. Finally, soak up views of Kota Kinabalu and the Likas Bay lagoon from the summit of Signal Hill.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$63.26
Price varies by group size
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$63.26
Price varies by group size
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White Water Rafting and Zipline Adventure Day tour

Available from Friday

White Water Rafting and Zipline Adventure Day tour

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If you’re looking to satisfy an appetite for adventure then look no further than this white-water rafting and zipline tour from Kota Kinabalu, the ideal choice for thrill seekers. No previous white-water rafting experience is necessary to tackle Class III-IV rapids of the Kulu River as you’ll have a guide on hand at all times. Plus, included hotel pickup and drop-off, and lunch make for a hassle-free experience tat requires no advance planning.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$76.93
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$76.93

Kota Kinabalu Cultural Night Tour with Dinner & Traditional Dance Show

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Kota Kinabalu Cultural Night Tour with Dinner & Traditional Dance Show

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See Kota Kinabalu’s lively nightlife unfold before your eyes as the sun sets on the South China Sea. Stroll through the bustling night market, admire a beautiful sunset from splendid Signal Hill, and indulge in a fresh seafood dinner as locals perform traditional dances to authentic Malaysian songs. - Kota Kinabalu's thriving nightlife & city lights - Bargain-hunting & street eats at the bustling night market - Signal Hill—wondrous cityscape & ocean views - Spirited performance of traditional Sabah dance - Delicious & freshly prepared seafood dinner
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$62.83
Price varies by group size
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$62.83
Price varies by group size
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Mari Mari Cultural Village Traditional Living

Available from Friday

Mari Mari Cultural Village Traditional Living

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A short drive out of Kota Kinabalu, the Mari Mari Cultural Village provides a convenient opportunity to experience many of Borneo’s unique cultures in a purpose-built cultural village. Learn about the tribes’ traditional dances, cuisines and ways of thriving in Borneo’s challenging jungle. For visitors who can only stay in Borneo briefly, this experience offers a chance to see how Borneo’s cultural diversity matches its biodiversity.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$66.67
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$66.67

Half-Day Mari Mari Cultural Village from Kota Kinabalu

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Half-Day Mari Mari Cultural Village from Kota Kinabalu

Visit the Mari Mari Cultural Village, an open-air museum that introduces you to Borneo’s ethnic cultures. Visit longhouses in the village and observe the daily routines of Sabah’s traditional groups including the Dusun, Rungus, Lundayeh, Bajau and Murut. Taste Sabahan specialties for lunch and observe cultural demonstrations such as blowpipe making, fire starting, and tattooing while you learn from your guide about the mystical symbolism behind these practices. Round-trip transport from Kota Kinabalu hotels included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$75.40
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$75.40
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Monsopiad Cultural Village Tour from Kota Kinabalu

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Monsopiad Cultural Village Tour from Kota Kinabalu

Discover the world of the Kadazan people on a 3-hour tour to the Monsopiad Cultural Village. After transfer from your hotel, your visit to the village begins with a glass of local rice wine. Follow your guide to the House of the Skull where you learn about the legendary warrior, which the park is named for. Later, watch or join in a traditional Kadazan dance.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$67.31
Price varies by group size
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$67.31
Price varies by group size
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Kota Kinabalu City Tour

Available from Friday

Kota Kinabalu City Tour

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Kota Kinabalu City is the gateway to the Land Below the Wind. It is the state capital of Sabah. At 0930 hrs or 1400, pick up at the City hotel and proceed with a guided tour around the city tour. Take a bird's eye view of the city from Signal Hill. Visit Tun Mustapha Building with its 32 Storey Building with its column of free floors. Visit Poh Toh Tse Buddhist Temple and drive through residential estates. Unravel Sabah's heritage at the State Mosque. Learn more about the rich heritage of Sabah at the State Museum.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$53.00
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$53.00
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Tamau River and Fireflies Cruise in Kota Kinabalu

Available from Friday

Tamau River and Fireflies Cruise in Kota Kinabalu

See native Malaysian wildlife in its natural environment on this exciting day trip along the Tamau River in Kota Kinabalu. Your knowledgeable guide will tell you about the different kinds of animals and birds you’ll see on the way. In the evening, experience the magic of fireflies. This family-friendly day trip is a convenient way to get out into nature in Malaysia.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$66.67
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$66.67

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