A great way to get the most out of a holiday to Borneo is by spending some time in the rural areas with local families, you can find this Tambunan. This area is called “Switzerland of the East” by some in Sabah, you’ll get to know the local villagers and their daily lifestyle in Tambunan. You can get to explore one of the villages in around the area of Sunsuron. During the villagewalk at late afternoon, you’ll get to visit the legendary Tinuridong stone monument, Traditional Tambunan House made from bamboo, visit the House of Skulls and more. You will also have the chance to taste local food and maybe even some homemade rice wine if you like. Moreover, you’ll get to experience a thrilling 2-3 hours Quad Biking during your stay.
Day 1: Kota Kinabalu City - Sunsuron Village, TambunanOur driver will pick you up from your hotel lobby in the morning. Proceed for an overland transfer to Sunsuron Village in Tambunan which took about one hour and a half drive from Kota Kinabalu City. Upon arrival, you will meet up with your local host and an introduction briefing. Check-in at the guesthouse and your Tambunan exploration starts.Have your local traditional lunch at the guesthouse. After lunch, the local guide will explain to you the safety rules and regulations before your ATV ride commence. Then, ride on the ATV and explore the village area. Take the chance to experience the relaxing tour around the village and get to know the local’s daily activities.Ride back to the guesthouse and have your dinner. A traditional local food dinner will be served and get ready to taste the local-made of rice wine!After your hearty meal, take your rest and call it a day.Day 2: Sunsuron Village, Tambunan - Kota Kinabalu City Wake up early morning and have your simple breakfast at the guesthouse. After breakfast, it is a free and easy activity until it’s time to check out. At noon, our driver will transfer you back to Kota Kinabalu City and your Tambunan exploration trip end.