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National (Kinabalu Park) & Poring Hotspring Tour

National (Kinabalu Park) & Poring Hotspring Tour

Kinabalu Park is Malaysia’s first World Heritage Site. Also the Centre of Plant Diversity for South East Asia, the Park boasts more than 5,000 vascular plant species and the Park has no shortage of fauna as well, being home to some 90 lowland mammal species and many others. A visit to Kinabalu Park will never be perfect without swinging by Poring Hot Springs. Situated 40 kilometers (25 miles) slightly northeast from the Parks HQ, Poring is located in the lowlands—a contrast to the Parks HQ. De-stress and soak away the sores and aches of your muscles in the spring’s hot sulphuric minerals, deemed to have healing properties and very popular among the locals.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
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$50.00

Kota Kinabalu Kawa River Probocis and Firefly Watching

Kota Kinabalu Kawa River Probocis and Firefly Watching

The wetlands invite you for a day of adventure on this river cruise. Watch for the monkeys, otters, birds, and other creatures that make their homes along the water and admire the spectacular sights that line a pristine stretch of Borneo's coast. Set out from your Kota Kinabalu hotel in the afternoon. Once you arrive, enjoy some afternoon tea before you start your river cruise. As your voyage takes you out on the water, watch the scene for the region's remarkable community of wildlife. Proboscis monkeys, long-tailed macaques, and rare silvery langur can all gather along the shore. After dinner, enjoy your cruise along the river while enjoying the twinkling fireflies on trees like a Christmas light.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$41.03
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$41.03

Kiulu River Water Rafting Day Tour from Kota Kinabalu

Kiulu River Water Rafting Day Tour from Kota Kinabalu

Take your family on an exciting rafting tour at Kiulu River, Sabah! The Kiulu River rafting is beginner-friendly, suitable for all levels. Get picked up at your hotel in Kota Kinabalu and head north to Kiulu, once selected as the second most beautiful town of Malaysia. Listen to a safety briefing, then grab your paddle, strap on your life jacket, and get ready for some fun! Strive your way through the turbulent water of Kiulu, but don't forget to enjoy the beautiful lush jungle sceneries on both sides of the river. When you reach the destination, you will be rewarded with a tasty lunch buffet! Join a fun-filled Kiulu River rafting tour with your family.
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  • 6 hours
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$60.00
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$60.00

Ranau Paragliding

Ranau Paragliding

Paragliding from mountain peaks is a popular sport in Europe and the Americas, and lots of paragliders search across the world for suitable locations to hug the sky and challenge themselves. But you don't need to worry, paragliding is a flying sport that does not require a lot of physical energy or agility. As long as you are brave enough, you can take on the challenge. Normally, the duration of one flight is about 15 - 25 minutes, but the flying time is based on the wind speed, and not controlled by us. This is truly a great opportunity to experience the magical power of nature. We take you up 800 meters to Mount Kinabalu, where a slope runway can help you along your flying adventure. A professional coach accompanies you through the entire process so you can see the entire Kota Kinabalu from a bird's eye point of view. Only by experiencing this yourself will you understand the awesome feeling. Let us take you on your high flying adventure!
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  • 11 hours
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$114.24
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$114.24

Padas River Rafting Grade 3-4 from Kota Kinabalu (min 4 pax.)

Padas River Rafting Grade 3-4 from Kota Kinabalu (min 4 pax.)

Malaysia is home to some of the best whitewater rafting in Asia, and visitors to Kota Kinabalu need not miss out. Take the strain off your legs after a day hiking Mount Kinabalu and give your arms a workout instead, with a grade three-to-four rafting trip on the Padas River. These rapids are suited for confident rafters, and offer the perfect mix of thrilling whitewater and rainforest views.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$123.90
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$123.90
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2-Tank Dive in Tunku Abdul Rahman Park

2-Tank Dive in Tunku Abdul Rahman Park

Explore beautiful dive spots off the coast of Sabah on this 6-hour scuba-diving experience in Tunku Abdul Rahman Park from Kota Kinabalu. Hop aboard your speedboat with your guide and zoom into the Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park, home to dive sites suited to certified divers of all levels. Visit two dive sites around Manukan Island and enjoy 45-minute dives with your guide at each one. Search the coral for colorful sea life including clownfish and snapper, and keep your eyes open for graceful stingrays, turtles and blue-spotted octopus.
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  • 6 hours
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$108.08
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$108.08

Marine Park and Coral Flyer Zipline from Kota Kinabalu

Marine Park and Coral Flyer Zipline from Kota Kinabalu

Combine nature with adventure during a full-day tour of Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park from Kota Kinabalu. Without the hassle of planning transport or buying snorkelling equipment, you’ll experience the thrills of the Coral Flyer, a zipline that provides views of Sapi Island’s rainforest and coral reefs, and have ample free time to relax on the sands of Sapi Island. Plus, convenient hotel pickup and drop-off mean you won’t have to worry about finding a meeting point.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$120.00
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$120.00
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Kota Kinabalu Leisure Diving (Experienced Divers)

Kota Kinabalu Leisure Diving (Experienced Divers)

Experienced divers will enjoy several dives within the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park to witness Borneo's underwater world. Learn about the marine environment and its inhabitants from your guide throughout the tour by listening to guided commentary. Round-trip transportation makes for an easy door-to-door experience.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$118.00
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$118.00
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3 Hour Fishing Trip from Sabah Gaya Island

3 Hour Fishing Trip from Sabah Gaya Island

Go for a short fishing trip around the waters of picturesque Gaya Island, which allows you to experience fishing for a wide variety of fish in the tropical paradise of Sabah. Situated just 10 minutes off Kota Kinabalu, Gaya Island is an ideal destination for water activity lovers. Unwind on an agile fish boat, drink in the pristine waters and stretches of immaculate beaches, sprawling mangroves and craggy cliffs. Let the experienced captain take you to the best location, safe and abundant with marine species. Try to catch a plate of fresh fish instead of looking for those in the freezer of the supermarket.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$145.00
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$145.00

Klias River Nature and Wildlife Cruise from Kota Kinabalu Including Fireflies Watching

Klias River Nature and Wildlife Cruise from Kota Kinabalu Including Fireflies Watching

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Maximize your chances of spotting some of Borneo’s endemic wildlife during a cruise of the Klias Wetlands. Ideal for nature enthusiasts, this excursion includes two cruises; one to spot silver-leaf monkeys and wild macaques, and another that reveals the illuminated fireflies that collect around the river banks. Included dinner and round-trip hotel transport from Kota Kinabalu make for a seamless experience.
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  • 8 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$115.39
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$115.39
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PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course

This course can be taken after completing the PADI Open Water Diver certification, advancing your diving knowledge & skills. You don’t have to be “advanced” to take it – it’s designed to advance your diving, so you can start right after earning your PADI Open Water Diver certification. The course helps build confidence and expand your scuba skills through different Adventure Dives, trying out different specialties while gaining experience under the supervision of your PADI Instructor. Upon successfully completing the course you will be a certified PADI Advanced Open Water Diver and qualified to dive up to a maximum depth of 30m
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  • 2 days
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$343.59
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$343.59

Kiulu White Water River Rafting

Kiulu White Water River Rafting

Depart from the city hotel in the morning. The journey will take about 1½ hours drive to Tamparuli area. As you arrive at the ending point, stopover for light refreshment and participants can change clothes. After that, continue up to the starting point at Pukak or Sukang.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$67.30
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$67.30
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Full-Day Fishing Trip in Sabah Gaya Island

Full-Day Fishing Trip in Sabah Gaya Island

Embark on an underwater adventure in this day tour from Kota Kinabalu. Make your way to the idyllic Gaya Island. Unwind in the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park, full of charming natural wonders. This tourist destination is known for water activities like deep-sea fishing, snorkeling, and diving. Try your hand at deep-sea fishing. Then, treat yourself to a seafood lunch onboard. Enjoy snorkeling during your leisure time. Uncover a fascinating marine world in this Sabah day tour.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$270.00
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$270.00

Kinabalu Park and Bamboo Spring Tour

Kinabalu Park and Bamboo Spring Tour

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See the Malaysian countryside beyond the city of Kota Kinabalu with this combo tour that visits a nature park and hot spring. Start the day with a scenic drive along mountain roads in the Crocker range. Pass local villages and make a brief stop at Nabalu to shop at stalls selling fruit, produce, and local handicrafts. Next, arrive at Kinabalu Park for a guided nature walk. Continue on to Poring Hot Spring for a sulphur bath.
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  • 8 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$70.52
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$70.52
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Kinabalu National Park Tour

Kinabalu National Park Tour

Depart from the city hotel. The journey to Kinabalu Park takes about 1½ hours drive through scenic countryside and beautiful mountain range. On the way, stop by at the Nabalu Fruit Market to buy some fruits and souvenir.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$125.65
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$125.65
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Klias Wildlife Safari River Cruise - Proboscis Monkey & Fireflies

Klias Wildlife Safari River Cruise - Proboscis Monkey & Fireflies

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Located on the Klias Peninsula is the Klias Wetland, a Mangrove Forest Reserve. With the bizarre-looking proboscis monkey gaining as much popularity with the tourists as the orang utan, the Klias Wetland with its large proboscis population is fast becoming the latest ecotourism destination in Sabah. Get those camera, binoculars on stand-by and keep your eyes peeled for the shy creatures in between the branches. As dusk settles in with a sunset, enjoy the sights and sounds in a natural setting as you have a sumptuous village style dinner. Show’s not over yet though, there is one more trip through the mangrove swamp, but this time it is graced by the secret rhythm of fireflies and their flickering lights. However, as much as we hate to disappoint, we are entering a natural habitat where sightings are common, but it is NOT GUARANTEED :)
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$56.60
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$56.60
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Padas Water Rafting (Level 3 - 4)

Padas Water Rafting (Level 3 - 4)

Level up on the adrenaline meter with the Grade 3 and 4 Padas White water rafting. the 10 km thrill ride boasts 7 exciting and challenging rapids from Grade 3 to Grade 4, on rainy seasons it could even go up to Class 5, ferocious indeed. The Padas White Water Rafting journey will be one to definitely remember as you will board an old diesel train from Beaufort to Pangi where the train stops in the middle of nowhere to get off. Yup, the excitement literally starts way before you get into the water. The rafting activity takes about 1 ½ hours to 2 hours depending on rapids and river condition, a water raft captain will also be in the raft at all times to give paddle instructions and makes sure of safety measures. Don’t miss amazing sights of the tropical rainforest while you’re cruising through.
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  • 11 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$87.18
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Tambunan Rafflesia Rainforest Reserve Tour from Kota Kinabalu

Tambunan Rafflesia Rainforest Reserve Tour from Kota Kinabalu

Combine visits to the Crocker Range Park and the Tambunan Rafflesia Center on this tour from Kota Kinabalu. The journey is made easy with round-trip transportation from your hotel; you can relax and enjoy the scenic drive through the park. Once there, learn about the local flora through insightful commentary and take the time to ask questions. A set-menu lunch ensures you won't go hungry during the tour.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$114.00
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$114.00
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Klias Wetland River Safari Tour

Klias Wetland River Safari Tour

Depart from the city hotel and the journey takes approximately 2 hours drive to the Southern part of Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy the scenic view as you pass through paddy fields, oil palm plantation and native houses among others. - Experience the local way of life in several small towns - Enjoy the amazing surroundings as you cruise down the river - Witness the wildlife and see the many different monkey species in the wetlands - Savor a delicious light refreshment and dinner and take some time to relax with great views around you - Finish your day with the most memorable experience, admiring the unique dance of fireflies after sunset
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$72.70
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$72.70
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Mengkabong Water Village

Mengkabong Water Village

Experience an incredible cultural tour of Mengkabong Water Village with this hands-on experience that goes the extra mile. Visit a renowned indigenous tribe and discover Bajau Fisherman community culture. Get involved and try your hand at crab catching and fishing with locals. Enjoy a sunset river cruise among mangrove trees and spot mesmerizing fireflies at the end of an incredible day.
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  • 6 hours
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$53.34
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$53.34

Klias Wetlands' River Safari

Klias Wetlands' River Safari

There are few better ways to discover Borneo’s rich wildlife than a river cruise through the rain forest, with a guide to improve your spotting chances. Look out for long-nosed proboscis monkeys, rare silvered leaf monkeys, and even crocodiles on this twilight cruise through the Klias Wetlands, where fireflies usually flicker after dark. Wrap up the evening with an authentic Malaysian dinner before you return to your hotel.
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  • Free Cancellation
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$76.64
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$76.64

Day Tour From Kota Kinabalu: Kiulu Water Rafting & Jungle Zip Line

Day Tour From Kota Kinabalu: Kiulu Water Rafting & Jungle Zip Line

Embark on your Sabah adventure with white water rafting on Kiulu River. Your professional guide will teach you about the safety procedures and rafting techniques before you head out onto the river. Enjoy the thrilling twists and turns as you navigate your way through the rapids. Cross one more thing off your bucket list as you get your heart racing with a 320-meter long zip-line. Fly over a lush forest and catch views of Mount Kinabalu. Experience the wilder side of Kota Kinabalu with this day tour in Sabah.
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  • 12 hours
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$110.00
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$110.00

Half-Day Klias Wetland Cruise and Firefly Tour in Kota Kinabalu

Half-Day Klias Wetland Cruise and Firefly Tour in Kota Kinabalu

Get a look at the proboscis monkey population of Klias Wetland during a river cruise through the mangrove forest reserve outside Kota Kinabalu. The overland journey weaves through the countryside, passing by secluded beaches, villages and rice fields en route. You’ll receive a dinner of local foods with light refreshments before an evening boat ride to catch a glimpse of fireflies decorating the mangrove trees.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$92.31
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$92.31
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2d1n Kinabalu Park & Poring Canopy Walk & Desa Cow Farm Tour

2d1n Kinabalu Park & Poring Canopy Walk & Desa Cow Farm Tour

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A 2-day guided tour highlights the best of Sabah’s natural beauty. Discover wonders of the plant kingdom at Kinabalu National Park, witness the 140 million year old rainforest of Borneo from a tree-top canopy walk-way, take a nice dip in rock-pools of mineral-infused hot springs and cozy up in nature’s lap as you spend a night in the stunningly scenic foothills of Mount Kinabalu.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$167.55
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$167.55
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