Lonely Planet Writer

Air Asia competition offers adventure lovers the chance to conquer Mount Kinabalu

An exciting new competition has been launched by Air Asia Philippines that offers adventurous travellers the trip of a lifetime.

Mount Kinabalu
Teams of 3 are being invited in enter the exciting competition. Image by Stephen Enten / CC BY 2.0

The airline is looking for a group of three mountaineers who can conquer Mount Kinabalu in Borneo, one of the highest peaks in South East Asia. The winners of the competition will receive flights, accommodation, a North Face day pack and a tour of the mountain in September.

Mount Kinabalu summit in Borneo.
Mount Kinabalu summit in Borneo. Image by HK.Colin

Those interested in participating have been asked to show that they have what it takes by uploading a photo of their group to the Air Asia Philippines Facebook page, outlining a short history of the groups hiking achievements and goals.

The competition is running until 14 August. Exact details about how to enter can be found at the Air Asia Facebook page.