Family Fun in Borneo

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Run by: TransIndus

Reference number: Tailor-made

From: £2345.00

With such a wide variety of activities combining leisure and education, with excellent accommodation and a comfortable climate, Sabah in Borneo is a wise choice for a family holiday.

And with its best months being April – September, its perfect for a summer getaway.

Day 1 UK

 Fly overnight to Kuala Lumpur.

Day 2 Kota Kinabalu

Arrive in Kota Kinabalu, stay for a 1 night at the Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu.

Day 3 Kudat

Drive to Kudat area via a tea plantation ready for an overnight stay in an authentic tribal longhouse. Experience and observe the Rungus people's lifestyle and surroundings!

Day 4 Kota Kinabalu

Have the morning in the village and visit the northern tip of the island. Transfer back to Kota Kinabalu for a night, with lunch at a local restaurant.

Day 5 Kota Kinabalu

Drive to the Mari Mari cultural village to learn about the tribes of Borneo. Learn how to make fire and shoot blowpipes! Lunch is included.

Day 6 Selingan Island

Fly to Sandakan. Boat transfer to Selingan Island . Stay on the island for a night and experience turtle conservation on a tropical island. Relax on the white sandy beaches during the afternoon or explore the island or snorkel round the coral reefs.

Day 7 Sukau

Take a boat transfer back to the jetty before visiting Sepilok Orangutan Sanctuary. You'll then hop onto another boat for the ride out of Sandakan harbour and down the Kinabatangan to Sukau where you will stay for 2 nights amidst a whole host of wildlife. Go on late afternoon/evening river cruise to spot various wild animals in their natural habitat.

Day 8 Sukau

Enjoy cruises on the Ox Bow Lake and the Kinabatangan River to spot wildlife.

Day 9 Sepilok

A boat transfer back to Sandakan and the Sepilok Orangutan Sanctuary and the rainforest discovery centre to traverse its trails and canopy walkways. It is particularly good for bird watching. Stay 1 night at the SepilokNature Resort.

Day 10 Kota Kinabalu

Morning at leisure, then fly to Kota Kinabalu. Transfer to the first class beach resort, Shangri-La Rasa Ria Resort, Sabah for 4 nights.

Day 11 Kota Kinabalu

Day at leisure.

Day 12 Kota Kinabalu

Day at leisure.

Day 13 Kota Kinabalu

Day at leisure.

Day 14 Kota Kinabalu

Transfer to airport for your flight home.

Day 15 UK

Early morning arrival in the UK.

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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