Danum Valley Field Centre has an office in the upper part of town – known as Taman Fajar, or Fajar Centre – where you can book accommodation and transport. The office can be slow responding to lodging enquiries. Boo…
The Maliau Basin reception and information centre is just off the road between Tawau and Keningau. There's an information centre (inexplicably closed when we visited because no one had the key) and security booth wh…
In addition to a full-service bank and ATM, a sidewalk currency-exchange window is open 9am to 5pm daily for changing cash and travellers cheques.
There is a decompression chamber at the naval base 14km southwest of Semporna.
Be careful when withdrawing money from this ATM, especially in the evening.
Can provide information on and help arrange visits to the Maliau Basin.
A 60-day tourist visa costs RM170 and requires two passport photos.
Public hospital providing emergency care.
Cash-only money changer.