3D2N Kinabatangan River Cruise

Cultural & Theme Tours in Sandakan

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Kinabatangan River is the longest river in Sabah Malaysia. Due to its rich ecosystem and the concentration of Borneo endemic wildlife animals around the lower reaches of the Kinabatangan river this area is acknowledged by experts to be one of the most varied and easily accessible locations to find wildlife in all of Southeast Asia. There are many activities can be done along the Kinabatangan river, such as Borneo jungle trekking and morning/evening river cruises around this area. Thus, this tour will let visitors experience the amazing nature and wildlife in Sabah Malaysia.
Day 1: Sandakan – Kinabatangan- Tanjung Bulat Jungle CampYou’ll be greeted upon your arrival at Sandakan Airport or at your respective hotel by our friendly guide and driver. Transfer to Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp for your 3-day, 2-night accommodation. Upon arrival at the lodge, our team will help you with your room registration and refreshments will be served followed by briefing featuring the overview of the resort routes & safety.In the late afternoon, Borneo river cruise will start at 1630hrs, in search of wildlife that is native to the area. This is a good chance to see Proboscis Monkey, Borneo Orangutan, Macaques, Pygmy Elephants, rare birds and other wildlife. Can’t get enough? You’ll have a night cruise in search of nocturnal mammals and birds, but first things first, dinner!Day 2: Tanjung Bulat Jungle CampAn early morning call at 0630 to catch the morning Kinabatangan river cruise to observe more wildlife. If conditions are just right, you might even wake to a surreal experience of the river shrouded in mist. Return to a full breakfast awaiting you, taking the time to just immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the Borneo jungle. After breakfast, head out for a jungle trek to search for animals and insects and learn about traditional uses for plants by the natives. After lunch, have a break and enjoy the beauty that is the Kinabatangan River area. Late afternoon, set off for another Borneo river cruise and try to spot more wildlife animals and birds before returning to the resort for dinner. After dinner, head out on a night walk to search for Borneo's unique nighttime wildlife.Day 3: Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp – SandakanAn early morning call at 0600 to catch the Borneo rainforest waking up is in store before the end of the tour. Check out and proceed to Sandakan Airport.  

What’s included

  • 2 nights accommodation (private room)
  • 2 breakfast, 1 lunch , 2 dinner
  • 3 daytime river cruise, 1 nighttime river cruise
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Afternoon tea
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Anything not listed in the itinerary 

Itinerary

Day 1: Sandakan – Kinabatangan- Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp You’ll be greeted upon your arrival at Sandakan Airport or at your respective hotel by our friendly guide and driver. Transfer to Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp for your 3-day, 2-night accommodation. Upon arrival at the lodge, our team will help you with your room registration and refreshments will be served followed by briefing featuring the overview of the resort routes & safety.In the late afternoon, Borneo river cruise will start at 1630hrs, in search of wildlife that is native to the area. This is a good chance to see Proboscis Monkey, Borneo Orangutan, Macaques, Pygmy Elephants, rare birds and other wildlife. Can’t get enough? You’ll have a night cruise in search of nocturnal mammals and birds, but first things first, dinner!
Day 2: Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp An early morning call at 0630 to catch the morning Kinabatangan river cruise to observe more wildlife. If conditions are just right, you might even wake to a surreal experience of the river shrouded in mist. Return to a full breakfast awaiting you, taking the time to just immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the Borneo jungle. After breakfast, head out for a jungle trek to search for animals and insects and learn about traditional uses for plants by the natives. After lunch, have a break and enjoy the beauty that is the Kinabatangan River area. Late afternoon, set off for another Borneo river cruise and try to spot more wildlife animals and birds before returning to the resort for dinner. After dinner, head out on a night walk to search for Borneo's unique nighttime wildlife.
Day 3: Tanjung Bulat Jungle Camp – Sandakan An early morning call at 0600 to catch the Borneo rainforest waking up is in store before the end of the tour. Check out and proceed to Sandakan Airport.  
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