8 Days Wildlife Trail of Borneo

Borneo Excursions Sukau Kinabatangan River Sabah Malaysian Borneo Borneo Excursions Borneo Pygmy Elephant Borneo Excursions Tree Top Canopy Walkway Borneo Excursions Baby Turtle Borneo Excursions Myne Resort Bilit Kinabatangan

This is an example of standard length customised tour for Sabah Borneo. Contact us for your own wishlist.

 

8 Days Wildlife Trail of Borneo

Itinerary :

Day 1 Arrival

Arrival in Kota Kinabalu, the capital city of Sabah on the Island of Borneo. One night in 4-star hotel in the city (N)

 

Day 2 Kota Kinabalu / Kinabalu Park

Traverse the mighty Crocker Range towards Kinabalu National Park to see the rich flora and fauna including a number of endemics. 2 nights stay at Perkasa Hotel Kundasang or Kinabalu Pine Resort  (B/L/D)

 

Day 3 Poring Hot Springs

Trek into the lowland dipterocarp forest to the Canopy Walkway for a bird's eye view of the tropical rainforest. The Canopy Walkway is suspended between trees at the height of 40 meters and offers good opportunity to observe wildlife in the canopy. (B/L/D)

 

Day 4 Sandakan/ Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre

Morning transfer to Sandakan. Visit the famous Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre and watch the feeding of the once captive orang utans. Get the chance to photograph them at close range. 1 night stay at the quaint Sepilok Nature Resort (B/L/D)

 

Day 5 Selingan Turtle Island

Boat to Selingan Turtle Island, a important turtle conservation site. Chance to watch Green turtles or Hawksbill turtles lumber ashore to lay eggs on the beach, the transfer of the eggs to the hatchery and the release of hatchlings to the sea. 1 night stay at Selingan Island Chalet (B/L/D)

 

Day 6 Sandakan / Bilit /Afternoon River Cruise/ Night Jungle Walk

Boat transfer to Bilit village. Afternoon River cruise for chances to spot wildlife such as the bizarre proboscis monkey, wild orang utans, macaques, red and silver leaf monkeys, crocodiles and birdlife. Night jungle walk to discover Borneoan nocturnals and insect life. 2 nights stay at Myne Resort (B/L/D)

 

Day 7 Oxbow Lake Cruise/ Jungle Walk/ Afternoon River cruise

Morning boat cruise to oxbow lake in search of more wildlife. Birds abound in all shapes and forms. The lake is an abode of freshwater fish, otters and sometimes - wild elephants may be sighted.  Morning Jungle walk. After lunch, another river cruise for more chance to spot wildlife

(B/L/D).

 

Day 8 Bilit / Sandakan/ Departure

Boat to Sandakan. Transfer to Sandakan airport for departure flight (B)

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