Pay a visit to one of the world's most stunning natural environments – Kinabalu Park, home to thousands of bird and animal species. Declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2000, it was the first park in Malaysia to be awarded the title. Stop at Poring Hot Spring, named after a species of the giant bamboo that grows in the area. Known for its sulphur hot spring baths, it's a great spot to relax after the long journey. If you prefer to keep going, leave the bath for later and enjoy a visit to the Butterfly Farm. Another option is a longer tour, complete with a visit to Desa Cattle Dairy Farm, where you will get to feed sheep and watch them graze in the fields.
If you're looking for a relaxing weekend getaway, head west of Sabah and spend a day at Mengalum Island. Known for its deep-sea fishing spots and thriving marine life, Mengalum Island is on every tourist's must-visit list. Score a great deal with this tour's full day snorkeling and set lunch package, made even better with their round trip hotel and island transfers. In this tour, your expert English speaking guide will bring you to two of the island's best snorkeling spots. Feast your eyes at the sight of diverse sea creatures – from turtles swimming past to schools of fish hurrying towards their homes. See marine life in motion as your motorboat speeds across clear blue waters. Enjoy the sea breeze and bask in the tranquil atmosphere of this up and coming top tourist destination. Once you finally set foot on Mengalum, you'll be amazed by the absence of crowds. Feel incredibly relaxed as you lounge by its picture-perfect shores, where comfort comes in endless stretches of powdery sand. Book now for a much-needed tropical holiday!
Discover the hidden beauty of Mantanani Islands in this thrilling scuba diving experience along the untouched coast. Mantanani Islands is a group of islands located northwest of Kota Belud, near Kota Kinabalu. It is known to be the Maldives of Sabah due to its turquoise water and white sandy beaches. After being picked up at your hotel, head to the Kota Belud jetty or Jesselton Point jetty and prepare for an adventure in the water. You'll arrive at the first diving spot, where a professional instructor will teach you how to dive.
Set out to the great wilderness of Borneo with this hiking trip to Mount Alab! Explore its diverse flora and fauna as you follow the picturesque trail path. Start the day with a visit to Crocker Range National Park, where you'll sign up at the Sabah Parks registration counter upon arrival. A safety briefing will follow, to be hosted by an expert mountain guide. Listen well because in a few minutes, your hiking adventure will start. After 4 hours of tirelessly walking through thick foliages, find yourself surrounded by natural beauty at the peak of the mountain.
Ditch the city tours with this nature adventure in Gaya Island and Sapi Island! Recognized as part of the Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park, both islands are filled with unspoiled natural attractions that you can't miss. Start your experience with a trek to the high mountains of Gaya Island. Just ten minutes off the coast of Kota Kinabalu City, this beauty draws in thousands of tourists annually. Discover why as you walk deeper into its thick, mossy rainforest. Spot exotic animals and plants, as well as rare kinds of hornbills which dominate the place.