Tambunan Day Trip from Kota Kinabalu: Rafflesia Flower and Rainforest Trek

activities / Nature & wildlife

Tambunan Day Trip from Kota Kinabalu: Rafflesia Flower and Rainforest Trek information and booking

from
$78
Duration
7 hours
Departs from
Departs from your Kota Kinabalu hotel
Returns to
Returns to original departure point
Time of departure
8:30am
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Tour description provided by Viator

Venture from Kota Kinabalu to Tambunan for a scenic outdoor adventure, starting with a guided nature trek through a lush rainforest for up-close views of rafflesia flowers – the largest in the world! Head to a local restaurant to enjoy a delicious lunch.

You’ll be picked up from your Kota Kinabalu hotel and taken on a comfortable 1-hour drive through the idyllic countryside and up the mountainous Crocker Range. Use this time to soak up the scenery and atmosphere. After admiring the beautiful mountain scenery, arrive at the Rafflesia Information Centre in the district of Tambunan. Follow your guide on a 1.5- to 2-hour nature trek amidst lush vegetation and lowland rainforests. The highlight of your journey is sure to be the Rafflesia flowers. These magnificent flowers are the largest in the world, and are only found in Southeast Asia! Be sure to bring your camera to capture this one-of-a-kind sight. Please be aware that sightings of the flower are not guaranteed, it is dependent on blooming season.  Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant before beginning the journey back. Relax on the ride back to your Kota Kinabalu hotel.

What's included

  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Entrance fees

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)