Tour Package


3D2N Sandakan / River Adventure - Cottage


Package Information
Tour Code AG-311
Duration 3D2N
Items to bring *Sun screen lotion *Insect repellent *Sandal/ Sturdy shoes (use for walking/trekking) *Leach sock *Torch Light *Camera *Cap *Raincoat/poncho *Binocular (optional) *Items of personal use *Use comfortable light cotton attire
Includes *Tour and transfer as stated on Seat In Coach basis *English speaking guide *Relevant entrance fees only *Accommodation on twin share basis *Meals as stated only
Excludes *Expenses of personal nature *Other accommodation & meals not stated *Beverages *Other incidental charges *All airfare *Tipping/gratuities *Porterage *Camera fees Note: Used of camera in the evening is chargeable at RM10. (strictly without flash) *Items not stated
Minimum 2 persons per booking
Price
• Twin Share - Adult
• Twin Share - Child
• Single Supplement
• Dormitory - Adult
• Dormitory - Child
 
RM950 per person
RM475 (4-12 years old) per person
RM360
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Itinerary

Departure        : 0830 hours daily

Day 1      Sepilok Orang Utan / Sun Bear Conservation Centre / Rainforest Discover Centre (Lunch & Dinner)

Morning, depart from your hotel in Sandakan or meet at Sandakan Airport. Drive to the world-renowned Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre to witness the feeding of the iconic Orang Utan and a good opportunity to photograph them in their natural habitat. The centre was established in 1964 to help rehabilitate the Orang Utans which had been orphaned, or displaced by logging and clearing of secondary forests for plantation. The magnificent mixed dipterocarp forest offers a natural home to the Orang Utans, which slowly become less dependent on their twice-daily feeding of milk and bananas at the centre and eventually return voluntarily to the wild.

Continue to the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre. You can now get close to the world’s smallest bear in its natural forest environment. These adorable Sun Bear is losing their habitat through deforestation. The mission of the centre is to promote sun bear conservation in Borneo through animal welfare, conservation, rehabilitation, education and research – giving captured sun bears a better home and restoring their right to live in the wild. Visitors will be able to peek in on their activity from the walkway as they lumbered and played in open-air forest enclosures.

After lunch, visit to the Rainforest Discovery Centre, developed by Sabah Foresty Department to give an insight into the wonders of the rainforest. It is also the gateway to getting to know the uniqueness and importance of Borneo’s rainforest. It has become one of the prime bird-watching spots in Sabah. Take a stroll through the forest or walk along the 150 meter long canopy walkway and enjoy the spectacular view of the beautiful rainforest-28 meters above the ground. After visit  Rainforest Discovery Centre, you will be drop off at Hotel Hsiang Garden. Dinner will also be having at Hotel Hsiang Garden and then overnight at Hotel Hsiang Garden.

Day 2      Sandakan / Gomantong Cave / Kinabatangan (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

Morning, depart from Hotel Hsiang Garden. Proceed to Gomantong Caves to explore the largest limestone and bird nest caves in Sabah and home to millions of bats and swiftlets. When in season, you will be able to witness the bird nest collection by the local people. The journey will take approximately 2 hours drive and passing through rustic countryside and oil palm plantations.

Continue your journey to Bilit by the Kinabatangan River and then on to Borneo Natural Sukau Bilit Resort.

Upon arrival at the resort, you will be greeted by our team and refreshment will be served followed by briefing featuring the overview of the resort routes & safety. Check in to your room.  At 1600 hours, river cruise in search of wildlife that is so prevalent in the area – a good chance to see proboscis monkey, orang utan, macaques, pygmy elephants, birds and other wildlife. Return to the resort. Dinner will be served. After dinner and subject to weather conditions, follow our in-house naturalist for a night walk in search of nocturnal mammals. Return to and overnight at the Borneo Natural Sukau Bilit Resort.

Day 3      Kinabatangan River / Sandakan Airport (Breakfast included)

Wake up to the calls of gibbons and hornbill. Proceed for an early morning cruise along the Kinabatangan River to observe more wildlife and birdlife. Return to resort for breakfast.  Check out and depart for your return journey to Sandakan. Drop off at your respective hotel in Sandakan or at the Sandakan Airport for your onwards flight. 

 

Note: Do not wear bright color clothing such as red or yellow. Keep your belonging safe in your bag and avoid wearing jewellery especially dangling one. No food is allowed in the reserve.