Experience Borneo

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: AAWE

From: £1699.00

For the adventurer who wants to see as much of Sabah as possible (and in two weeks, no less!) but doesn’t want to summit Mt Kinabalu, this is your opportunity. Go for a dip in the awe-inspiring Wind and Clearwater caves of Gunung Mulu National Park. Opt to go snorkelling on the island haven of Pulau Tiga. Get up close and personal with the orangutans at a rehabilitation centre (selfie time!). Really though, you want Sabah? It’s waiting for you.

Day 1 Kota Kinabalu

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Kota Kinabalu/Gunung Mulu National Park (1B)

Fly to Mulu via Miri and transfer to the lodge. Head into the park for a walk through the forest and explore Deer Cave. In the evening go on a walk in search of bats hunting for insects.

Day 3 Gunung Mulu National Park (1B, 1L, 1D)

Depart the lodge, board a longboat and travel along the Melinau River to the Wind and Clearwater caves. Explore the caves, take a dip in the crystal clear waters, and enjoy a picnic lunch in the rainforest. Continue by longboat to Kuala Litut and start the trek through dense jungle to Camp 5, our stop for the night.

Day 4 Headhunters Trail/Limbang (1B, 1L, 1D)

Set out on the Headhunters Trail, an 11 kilometre trail through Borneo’s dense jungle. Trek past streams and caves, all while hearing the sounds of the thousands of species that call this jungle home. Learn about the rich history of the warring parties that created this trail before arriving at Kuala Terikan where you will board a boat down the river to Limbang.

Day 5 Limbang/Pulau Tiga (1B, 1D)

Start off early for a busy day of travel – by ferry, boat, and private vehicle – to the tropical island of Pulau Tiga. After arriving on the island head out on a trek to a mud volcano and learn more about the region.

Day 6 Pulau Tiga (1B, 1L, 1D)

Enjoy a free day on this tropical paradise. Opt to go snorkelling, kayaking, or visit Snake Island.

Day 7 Pulau Tiga/Kota Kinabalu (1B)

After breakfast, depart for Kuala Penyu by boat where you will transfer to a private vehicle and continue to Kota Kinabalu.

Day 8 Kota Kinabalu/Kota Belud (1B, 1L, 1D)

Travel to Tambatuon village and meet the local community. Visit a local farm and gather fresh ingredients for an included cooking class. After lunch, trek to a nearby river, exploring the landscape surrounding the village along the way. This evening enjoy a traditional dinner with your hosts.

Day 9 Kota Belud/Sungai Kinabatangan (1B, 1L, 1D)

Travel towards Sandakan and continue to the jungle lodge on the Kinabatangan River, Sabah’s longest. After settling in head out for a river safari. After dinner, opt for a guided night walk through the jungle.

Day 10 Sungai Kinabatangan (1B, 1L, 1D)

Begin the day with a river safari in search of wildlife. After breakfast, visit the nearby oxbow lake with a professional guide and seek out proboscis monkeys, pygmy elephants, macaques, and gibbons. Enjoy another boat cruise along the river to spot more wildlife before returning to the lodge for dinner.

Day 11 Sungai Kinabatangan/Sepilok (1B)

Depart in the morning and travel to Sepilok. Enjoy a visit to the orangutan rehabilitation centre and the adjacent sun bear conservation centre.

Day 12 Sepilok/Pulau Libaran (1B, 1L, 1D)

Transfer to Sandakan and continue to Libaran Island by boat. Take a guided tour of the island’s turtle hatchery and learn about the turtle conservation program. Opt to go snorkelling or kayaking with some free time.

Day 13 Pulau Libaran/Kota Kinabalu (1B)

After breakfast, depart Libaran Island and travel back to the Sandakan jetty. From the jetty, transfer to Sandakan airport for a flight to Kota Kinabalu.

Day 14 Kota Kinabalu (1B)

Depart at any time.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
25/09/2018 08/10/2018 0 £1769.00
29/09/2018 12/10/2018 0 £1769.00
06/10/2018 19/10/2018 0 £1769.00
13/10/2018 26/10/2018 0 £1769.00
16/10/2018 29/10/2018 0 £1769.00
20/10/2018 02/11/2018 0 £1769.00
27/10/2018 09/11/2018 3 £1769.00
06/11/2018 19/11/2018 1 £1699.00
10/11/2018 23/11/2018 0 £1699.00
24/11/2018 07/12/2018 6 £1699.00
04/12/2018 17/12/2018 6 £1699.00
08/12/2018 21/12/2018 0 £1699.00
22/12/2018 04/01/2019 0 £1699.00
28/12/2018 10/01/2019 4 £1699.00
08/01/2019 21/01/2019 13 £1749.00
29/01/2019 11/02/2019 1 £1749.00
05/02/2019 18/02/2019 0 £1749.00
16/02/2019 01/03/2019 14 £1749.00
26/02/2019 11/03/2019 1 £1749.00
19/03/2019 01/04/2019 1 £1749.00
29/03/2019 11/04/2019 15 £1749.00
02/04/2019 15/04/2019 13 £1829.00
09/04/2019 22/04/2019 8 £1829.00
20/04/2019 03/05/2019 10 £1829.00
30/04/2019 13/05/2019 11 £1829.00
11/05/2019 24/05/2019 11 £1829.00
14/05/2019 27/05/2019 0 £1829.00
18/05/2019 31/05/2019 14 £1829.00
28/05/2019 10/06/2019 13 £1829.00
01/06/2019 14/06/2019 15 £1899.00
08/06/2019 21/06/2019 15 £1899.00
11/06/2019 24/06/2019 0 £1899.00
15/06/2019 28/06/2019 15 £1899.00
25/06/2019 08/07/2019 10 £1899.00
06/07/2019 19/07/2019 15 £1899.00
08/07/2019 21/07/2019 15 £1899.00
09/07/2019 22/07/2019 0 £1899.00
13/07/2019 26/07/2019 15 £1899.00
23/07/2019 05/08/2019 15 £1899.00
03/08/2019 16/08/2019 15 £1899.00
06/08/2019 19/08/2019 0 £1899.00
10/08/2019 23/08/2019 5 £1899.00
13/08/2019 26/08/2019 15 £1899.00
20/08/2019 02/09/2019 14 £1899.00
31/08/2019 13/09/2019 15 £1899.00
03/09/2019 16/09/2019 0 £1829.00
07/09/2019 20/09/2019 15 £1829.00
17/09/2019 30/09/2019 15 £1829.00
28/09/2019 11/10/2019 15 £1829.00
01/10/2019 14/10/2019 0 £1829.00
12/10/2019 25/10/2019 15 £1829.00
22/10/2019 04/11/2019 15 £1829.00
07/11/2019 20/11/2019 15 £1749.00
12/11/2019 25/11/2019 14 £1749.00
03/12/2019 16/12/2019 15 £1749.00
24/12/2019 06/01/2020 15 £1749.00
28/01/2020 10/02/2020 15 £1749.00
25/02/2020 09/03/2020 15 £1749.00
24/03/2020 06/04/2020 15 £1749.00
21/04/2020 04/05/2020 15 £1829.00
28/04/2020 11/05/2020 15 £1829.00
05/05/2020 18/05/2020 15 £1829.00
12/05/2020 25/05/2020 0 £1829.00
26/05/2020 08/06/2020 15 £1829.00
02/06/2020 15/06/2020 15 £1899.00
09/06/2020 22/06/2020 15 £1899.00
23/06/2020 06/07/2020 15 £1899.00
30/06/2020 13/07/2020 15 £1899.00
07/07/2020 20/07/2020 15 £1899.00
21/07/2020 03/08/2020 15 £1899.00
28/07/2020 10/08/2020 15 £1899.00
04/08/2020 17/08/2020 15 £1899.00
18/08/2020 31/08/2020 15 £1899.00
25/08/2020 07/09/2020 15 £1899.00
01/09/2020 14/09/2020 15 £1829.00
15/09/2020 28/09/2020 15 £1829.00
22/09/2020 05/10/2020 15 £1829.00
29/09/2020 12/10/2020 15 £1829.00
13/10/2020 26/10/2020 15 £1829.00
27/10/2020 09/11/2020 15 £1829.00
10/11/2020 23/11/2020 15 £1749.00
08/12/2020 21/12/2020 15 £1749.00

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