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Kota Kinabalu City Half Day Tour

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  • Move around Malaysia and explore its off-beaten destination in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah!
  • Largely located in the northeast of Borneo, Kota Kinabalu is named after its highest mountain, Mount Kinabalu
  • See places of interests such as Menara Tun Mustapha, University of Sabah, Sabah Museum, and more!
  • Learn about the city's historical and cultural aspects of its indigenous people at Sabah Museum
  • Enjoy a brief stop at Signal Hill for an awesome bird's eye view of the city skyline and nearby islands

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Highly recommended

Great experience and guide were very informative. Will definitely come back to this tour again.

3 Dec 2020
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What to expect

Treat yourself to a short weekend getaway from bustling Kuala Lumpur to the far flung, gorgeous island of Borneo where the city of Kota Kinabalu awaits you! Explore the off-beaten path within Sabah's safe confines and witness the magnificent Malaysian countryside inhabited mostly by immigrants from Indonesia and the Philippines. Visit historical and cultural attractions including the island's major places of worship, Sabah State Mosque and the Kota Kinabalu City Mosque. Take a look into the city's interesting facts and figures at the Sabah Museum, the towering Menara Tun Mustapha, and the University of Sabah. End the day with a brief stopover at the Signal Hill Observatory Platform and be rewarded with relaxing views of the city and its surrounding islands. Bring home a piece of Kota Kinabalu with you on a trip down to the Handicraft Market. This half day journey will give you with new insights and interesting facts about the remote Malaysian island, along with a few remarkable memories, and captivating views of Kota Kinabalu's skyline.

city mosque kota kinabalu half day tour sabah borneo
Admire the Islam-inspired architectural design of the City Mosque on your visit to Kota Kinabalu
Tun Mustapha Tower sabah borneo
Formerly housed by the island's Chief Minister, the Tun Mustapha is a towering 30-storey complex building
Sabah Museum
Revisit your history lessons and discover more about Malaysia's eastern side at the Sabah State Museum
ums aquarium
Take a stroll along the environmental-friendly UMS Aquarium
signal hill kota kinabalu half day tour sabah borneo
Immerse in the breathtaking views of the city and surrounding islands on your brief stop at Signal Hill
filipino market sabah
Don't forget to bring home souvenirs before you depart this side of Malaysia!

Things to note

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What To Wear:

  • Women must be fully covered. Please wear long pants to cover your knees and long-sleeved shirts or bring a shawl/scarf to cover your shoulders
  • Men are not allowed to wear shorts
  • It is recommended to wear comfortable walking shoes

What To Bring:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sun screen protection
  • Umbrella
  • Hat
  • Scarf
  • Photo or video camera


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