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Chanteek Borneo Indigenous Museum

Available from Feb 13

Chanteek Borneo Indigenous Museum

The Chanteek Borneo Gallery is home to an exhibition of about 300 dolls of 48 ethnic costumes and its collection is constantly growing. Anne Antah, the owner, began making these dolls in 2011 as a hobby before opening the gallery once the number of her dolls became large enough. The gallery explains the history and culture of all the indigenous tribes of Sabah, told in an interesting way through these traditional costumes.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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$66.67
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$66.67

KK Rainforest City Tour

Available today

KK Rainforest City Tour

Kota Kinabalu, the gateway to the rest of Sabah, is also the state capital. It has a population of approximately 300,000 and is usually called 'KK' for short. On this tour you will view the Puh Toh Tze (Chinese Buddhist temple) with a huge status of Kuan Yin (her goddess of mercy), Atkinson Clock Tower (one of the most enduring landmarks stands prominently on a bluff along Signal Hill), photo stop at City Mosque, shopping at Cocoa Boutique where you can find our local chocolate and enjoy some leisure time mingling with the local people at the (Filipino Market) Handicraft market before proceed back to hotel.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$32.50
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$32.50

Sepanggar Island

Available today

Sepanggar Island

Few words to associate with Sepanggar Island, turquoise colourful and white sandy beach. The turquoise waters, colourful reefs and white sandy beach will blow your mind away. Meet up at hotel and depart to jetty. Upon arrival at jetty you will be transfer to Sepanggar Island by boat approximately 15 minutes. Once arrive at the island, there will be a short briefing. After that, it will be free at leisure. At noon, you will be served with buffer lunch and free at leisure until 2pm or 3pm before returning to mainland.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
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$50.00

Full Day Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park

Available tomorrow

Full Day Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park

Cruise into the islands of Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park, where clear water and great snorkeling are a tempting escape from busy Kota Kinabalu. With included boat transport, restaurant lunch, snorkeling gear, and hotel transfers, this excursion to Pulau Manukan takes care of logistics but leaves you free to explore on your own—that means an independent day of sun, sand, and marine life in a gorgeous destination.
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  • 6 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$93.59
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$93.59
Price varies by group size
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Evening Kota Kinabalu by Night and Cultural Dance Show

Available today

Evening Kota Kinabalu by Night and Cultural Dance Show

At night, Kota Kinabalu delivers a new view on its bustling city life, whether you aim to find souvenirs, watching life go by from the best viewing point and end your evening with an authentic dinner, it is encapsulated in this fun-filled evening.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$70.52
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$70.52
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Half Day Kota Kinabalu City Tour

Available tomorrow

Half Day Kota Kinabalu City Tour

One way or the other, Kota Kinabalu casts a magical spell on you, once you traverse along its sights and landmarks. Positively dwelling on its immersive past, the city is best explored with a local guide with ample time to soak in the KK beauty.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$32.06
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$32.06
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Papar Tribe Village

Available tomorrow

Papar Tribe Village

Get a closer look at the natural beauty and culture of Borneo on a half day trip to Borneo Cultural Village. Borneo Cultural Village is the largest of its kind in Sabah, boasting 7 ethnic traditional houses: Chinese House, Brunei House, Murut House, Kadazan Penampang House, Bajau House, Tidung House, and Dusun Papar House. In this tour, you'll get an insight into the cultural diversity of the ethnic groups. Watch a live traditional dance performance, and learn how to cook Curry Chicken and Indian style pan cake using bamboo.
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  • 5 hours
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$51.93
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$51.93

SDI Open Water Course 3 Days

Available from Friday

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SDI Open Water Course 3 Days

SDI Scuba Diving Certification unlocks a new world of experience unlike much else, especially when it’s done right with the highly-trained instructors in the bio-diversity hotspot of Southeast Asia: Sabah, North Borneo. Start your exploring dive destination now
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  • 6 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$252.00
$280.39
$28.39 savings
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$252.00
$280.39
$28.39 savings
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SDI Advance Open Water Course 2 Days

Available from Friday

SDI Advance Open Water Course 2 Days

The SDI Advanced Scuba Diver Development Program was created to make truly “Advanced Divers.” During the course your Instructor will take you through four complete SDI specialty courses (for example; Deep Dive, Navigation, Advance Buoyancy, etc.) covering all the skills and subjects, so that by the end you will feel comfortable to conduct dives of a similar nature. Once you have completed all the training and you will be awarded the SDI Advanced Scuba Diver certification.
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  • 6 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$315.00
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$315.00
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Half-Day North Borneo Railway Train Ride

Available from Saturday

Half-Day North Borneo Railway Train Ride

Ride away on a Vulcan Steam Engine through scenic countryside. The North Borneo Railway gives the experience of the bygone era of British North Borneo in a fully refurbished deluxe carriages. The train journey passes by the backyards of local homes surrounded by small orchards, skirting pass mangroves, through the Pengalat tunnel before ending at the town of Papar where you can visit the nearby local market. A tiffin box lunch and hotel transfer is included
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  • 4 hours
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$166.51
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$166.51

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

Kota Kinabalu Sunset Cruise with Buffet Dinner

Available today

Kota Kinabalu Sunset Cruise with Buffet Dinner

Conclude your Kota Kinabalu adventure with a dazzling evening out at sea. Hop onto a spacious custom-built catamaran and get in touch with Sabah’s coastal charisma. Sail pass surrounding islands and into the famous Kota Kinabalu sunset. Includes guided narrations of historical & architectural landmarks that dot the coastline. - Evening cruise from Kota Kinabalu in the South China Sea - Chance to see Sabah's sunset & landmarks from the water - Laid-back & relaxed tour aboard a luxurious custom sailboat - Sights of Gaya Island in Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park - Postcard-perfect views of Likas Bay in the soft moonlight
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$122.00
Price varies by group size
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$122.00
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Fishing Trip at Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park from Kota Kinabalu

Available tomorrow

Fishing Trip at Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park from Kota Kinabalu

Feel the thrill of the reel during the half day fishing trip at South China Sea. How can you miss the chance of deep sea fishing at Sabah! This time, let us take you to the Tunku Abdul Rahman Park which located at Kota Kinabalu to experience deep sea fishing. It is time to stop your busy & hurried footsteps, follow us ride a comfort boat while enjoying the fruit, while starting your deep sea fishing trip now! And do not forget take a photo with your spoils of war! You can enjoy fresh sashimi meal in a boundless ocean! Of course you also can bring your spoils of war to home!
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$181.00
Price varies by group size
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$181.00
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Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park 2 Islands Hopping Tour from Kota Kinabalu

Available tomorrow

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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North Borneo Steam Train Ride with Return Transfer & Tiffin Lunch Onboard

Available tomorrow

North Borneo Steam Train Ride with Return Transfer & Tiffin Lunch Onboard

The North Borneo Railway runs two weekly return departures (Wednesday & Saturday) from Kota Kinabalu to Papar, year round. Lasting approximately 4 hours, passengers experience the lush landscape of the coastal and rural regions of Sabah. A typical 'tiffin' colonial lunch will be served on the return trip.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$190.00
Price varies by group size
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$190.00
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Borneo Kellybays Mangrove Cruise & Crab Catching Tour from Kota Kinabalu

Available tomorrow

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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Crocodile Farm, Rungus Longhouse & Tuaran Temple from Kota Kinabalu

Available tomorrow

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
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$125.65
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Mari Mari Cultural Village Tour from Kota Kinabalu

Available today

Mari Mari Cultural Village Tour from Kota Kinabalu

Delve into Sabah’s cultural melting pot on a day trip to Mar Mari Cultural Village, where you can meet the people of indigenous Borneo and witness fire-starting and blowpipe-making demonstrations. Perfect for families and first-time visitors, this small-group tour is limited to 15 people to ensure personalized attention from your guide.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$71.80
Price varies by group size
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$71.80
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Monsopiad Cultural Village Tour from Kota Kinabalu

Available tomorrow

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
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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
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Kota Kinabalu Half-Day City Tour

Available tomorrow

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
Price varies by group size
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$51.93
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Kota Kinabalu Half-Day City Tour with Local Host

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Kota Kinabalu Half-Day City Tour with Local Host

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
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Tagal Tinopikon Park Tour from Kota Kinabalu

Available tomorrow

Tagal Tinopikon Park Tour from Kota Kinabalu

Moyog River along the village is managed by the park community and fishing activity is extremely prohibited. The secret word for this success is "Tagal" which means "prohibition" in the Kadazandusun language. You will be fined if you are caught fishing in a “Tagal” area. Tagal Tinopikon Park bring you to experience nature authentic village life with friendly Kadazandusun host, sound of Moyoq river brings peace in mind and soul, friendly Pelian fishes also known as the Gem of the river are so welcoming (fishes may not be seen when river is too muddy) Moyoq River is one of the most beautiful rivers in Sabah. Despite the warm weather, it felt rather relaxing and soothing taking a break as the trees shade you from the sun and rhythm of the nature further compliments the experience.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$71.00
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$71.00
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Marine Park and Coral Flyer Zipline from Kota Kinabalu

Available tomorrow

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
  • Taking safety measures
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$120.00
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$120.00
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