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$106 Kid Friendly

Sandakan Orangutan Rehabilitation Center, City Full-Day Tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre, Sepilok, Sandakan Division, SabahThe facility provides medical care for orphaned and confiscated orangutans as well as dozens of other wildlife species. Some of the other animals which have been treated at the center includes sun bear,gibbons,Sumatran rhinos and elephants.Duration: 4 hoursStop At: Sandakan Heritage Trail, Sandakan, Sandakan Division, SabahAt Sim Sim water village where houses are all built close to the water surface while observing the fascinating view of the sea.Duration: 1 hour

$30 Private & Custom Tours

Private Tour: Half Day Sandakan City Tour Including Local Lunch

Our driver will pick up you around 9am from your hotel or Airport. We will head to our first stop at Australian War Memorial. It is dedicated to some 2700 Australian POW who died at the Sandakan POW camp and in the ensuing death marches through the jungles of Sabah. Next pay a visit to Sandakan Central Market, the most amazing variety of fresh seafood and agricultural products. Then you will move on to  Sim-Sim Water Village. Where houses are all built close to the water surface, which at that time was a narrow, uninhabited coastal fringe of jungle and mangroves. Lunch will be provide at local Restaurant . After lunch continue on to  Puh Jih Shih Buddhist Temple. This landmark of ers a breath taking view over Sandakan Bay. Lastly, you will visit to  Agnes Keith House. Where a famous American writer of the “Land below the Wind” and “White Man Returns”, today the house turned into a heritage house providing interesting insight to life during British. After finish above mention sightseeing our driver drop off you to your hotel in town area or Airport with sweet memories.

$56.25 Private & Custom Tours

Sandakan Rainforest Private Wildlife Ecotour and Lunch, Pickup

Our driver guide will pick up you around 8am from your hotel or Airport. We will head to our first stop at Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre. It was established in 1964 to return orphaned "apes back to the wild". The centre was being administered by the wildlife section of the Forestry Department which in 1988 was upgraded as a department under the Ministry of Tourism and Environmental Development. All administration and management was given to the new Wildlife Department of Sabah.  At 10:00 am Proceed to Platform B, observe man's  closest relative a 'the Orang Utans being rehabilitated to become wild in their natural habitat and experience a walk in the Tropical Lowland Dipterous Forest of Borneo and later watch a 25 minutes scheduled video documentary show. Then move on to Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre in Sabah, Malaysia, 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, by: A Creating the capacity to confiscate, rehabilitate and release suitable orphaned and ex-captive bears back into the wild & providing an improved long-term living environment for captive bears that cannot be released. Educating the public and raising awareness about this species. Achieving increased protection for sun bears and their habitat through ongoing research, increased knowledge and awareness, and further protection of habitat. Enjoy the Local Lunch at a Local Restaururant Lastly, visit to Rainforest Discovery Centre. It is the gateway to getting to know the uniqueness and Importance of Borneo’s rainforests. Situated 23 kilometres from Sandakan Town and not too far from the Sepilok Rehabilitation Centre, the RDC’s main highlights are its exhibition halls, the Plant Discovery Garden, the Kabili-Sepilok Forest Reserve, environmental education programmes and a small lake for boat rides. The RDC also gives visitors a chance to get intimate with nature through its Nature Experience programme which includes a guided walk to the Plant Discovery Garden, Rainforest Walk and indoor/outdoor activities. After finish above mentioned sightseeing we will Drop off you at Sandakan airport or your respective hotel (town area only).

$395 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Wildlife Adventure Trip - 3 Days

ItineraryDay 1: SANDAKAN – SEPILOK -KINABATANGANStop At: Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre, Sepilok, Sandakan Division, SabahMeet at Sandakan airport and transfer to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre. Proceed to the orangutan feeding platform to view the orangutan feeding, following this take a visit to the Borneo Sun Bear Conservation center to get close to the world smallest bear.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Kinabatangan Riverside Lodge SukauOverland to Bilit, Kinabatangan river and check in to your accommodation. By 3.30 pm have some light refreshment before hop on the boat for afternoon cruise along the Kinabatangan river banks. Return back to your lodge, after dinner go on a nature walkDuration: 12 hoursMeals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at Kinabatangan River Lodge (Twin Sharing)Day 2: BILIT KINABATANGANStop At: Kinabatangan Riverside Lodge SukauWake up early to join the morning cruise at 6 am. Return to the lodge, breakfast and have a rest. Late morning depart for a guided jungle walk to experience the riverine forest. Trek back to the lodge, freshen up and lunch. Free and easy in the afternoon, laze around by the river lodge keep a watchful eyes for wildlife around the lodge area. Around Late afternoon get ready for another river cruise to a different part of the river in hope to see more wildlife.Duration: 12 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight Kinabatangan River Lodge (Twin Sharing)Day 3: GOMANTONG CAVE - SANDAKAN CITY – PROBOSCIS BAYStop At: Gomantong Cave Sandakan, Sandakan, Sandakan Division, SabahBreakfast and by 8.30 am depart for Gomantong cave to explore the largest limestone & bird nests cave in Sabah where millions of swiftlets make the cave their home. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Sandakan Memorial ParkAfter cave, drive to Sandakan for lunch and continue with the Sandakan nature city tour. The city tour includes a visit to Sandakan Memorial Park, Puu Jih Shih Buddhist Temple located on a steep hill top where you can have a magnificent view overlooking Sandakan bay & the town centre. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Agnes Newton Keith Home, Sandakan, Sandakan Division, SabahThen, continue to the one of the oldest church in Sabah, St, Michael’s Church. Drive to the Central Market to see more local produce being sold. Visit to Agnes Keith Museum. Final stop at the English Tea House. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: English Tea House and RestaurantEnjoy an afternoon lunch break before proceeding for the next stop.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary, Sandakan, Sandakan Division, SabahFollowing lunch, visit the Proboscis Monkey sanctuary, an endemic primates in Borneo. After transfer to Sandakan airport or to your hotel of stay.Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • LunchNo accommodation included on this day.

$145 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Borneo Wildlife Tour 3 Days 2 Nights At Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp Kinabatangan

ItineraryDay 1: Afternoon Wildlife River Cruise To Night Wildlife River CruiseStop At: Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp- Pick up traveler at sandakan or sepilok area. According to their respective hotel. Pick up time will be 12pm.- The drive to Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp will take about 2 hours drive. Along the way will stop for local restaurant for lunch. Lunch will be under traveler accounts.- ETA at Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp Will be 2:30pm- Briefing of do and donts at Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp will be given. at 4:30pm go for the Afternoon Wildlife River Cruise. The river cruise will Finish at 6pm.- At 7pm Dinner will be served, local cuisine. After dinner proceed for the Night wildlife river cruise at 8pm until 9pm.- Generator will only be switch on from 6pm to 10pm. Overnight at Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp.Duration: 15 hoursMeals included: • Dinner: Malaysian and Borneon Local CuisineAccommodation included: Overnight At Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp with Jungle Camp basic accommodation standard.Day 2: Morning Wildlife River Cruise To Night Jungle WalkStop At: Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp- Wake at 6:15am. Get your Light breakfast. By 6:30am go for the Morning wildlife river cruise until 8:30am.- Get your real breakfast after the morning cruise. At 10am go for the Day jungle walk for 1 hour.- Lunch will be served at 12pm. Free and leisure- At 4:30pm go for another Afternoon wildlife river cruise until 6pm. dinner will be served at 7pm.- At 8pm, go for the Night Jungle walk for 1 hour. - Generator will be switch on from 6pm to 10pm. Overnight at Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp.Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast: A bit western style breakfast • Lunch: Malaysian and Borneon Local Cuisine • Dinner: Malaysian and Borneon Local Cuisine.Accommodation included: Overnight at Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp with jungle camp accommodation standard.Day 3: Morning Wildlife river Cruise To Hasta La VistaStop At: Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp- Optional activity, go for the morning wildlife river cruise for 1 hour at 6:30am.- Real breakfast will be served after thre morning cruise. Check out time will be 9am.Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: A bit of western styleAccommodation included: Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp with jungle camp accommodation standard.

$100 Kid Friendly

Borneo Wildlife Tour 2 Days 1 Night At Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp Kinabatangan

ItineraryDay 1: Afternoon Wildlife River Cruise To Night wildlife River CruiseStop At: Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp- Pick up guest from sandakan or sepilok area according to their respective hotel. Pick up time will be 12pm. - It will be 2 hours drive Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp. Along the way stop by at local restaurant for lunch. Lunch will be under guest own accounts.- Go for the wildlife Afternoon River cruise at 4:30pm and finish at 6pm. Dinner with local cuisine will be served at 7pm.- Go for the Night wildlife river cruise at 8pm and finish at 9pm. Overnight at Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp- Generator will only be switched on from 6pm until 10pm.Duration: 15 hoursMeals included: • Dinner: Malaysian and Borneon Local CuisineAccommodation included: Overnight at Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp with Jungle camp accommodation of standard.Day 2: Morning Wildlife River Cruise To Hasta La VistaStop At: Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp- Go For the Morning wildlife river cruise at 6:30am and finish at 8am. - Breakfast will be served at 8am. - Check out at 10am.Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: A bit western style breakfastAccommodation included: Jungle Camp standard of accommodation.

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