3D/2N Maliau Basin The Lost World

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Maliau Basin The Lost World

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Full Itinerary

Kota Kinabalu city – Keningau – Maliau Basin

  • Leave Kota Kinabalu in the morning and enjoy a scenic drive (5 hours).
  • Stop in the small town Keningau, enroute to Maliau Basin Conservation Area, for some last minute shopping and continue your journey to the Sabah’s Lost World. Part of the road are still gravel, so be prepared for the bumpy ride.
  • Arrive at the Shell Maliau Reception, lunch and proceed along the gravel road for another 1 hour drive to the Maliau Basin Studies Centre – pygmy elephants and wild cattle (banteng) are frequently seen in this area.
  • Upon arrival, freshen up, then visit the Sky Bridge (400m‐long and suspended 22m above forests floor) and trek the Nature Trail for an introduction of the rainforest.
  • Tonight enjoy a night drive in search of nocturnal wildlife; species most often encountered are clouded leopard, mousedeer, western tarsier etc.
  • Overnight at Maliau Basin Studies Centre at the hostel.

Maliau Basin – Agathis Camp – Nepenthes Camp

  • After breakfast, pack up and head to Agathis Camp nestled in hill mixed dipterocarp forest.
  • From Agathis Camp trek through the rainforest for 7 km to reach Nepenthes Camp constructed by the Camel Trophy Expedition in 1993.
  • Upon arrival, visit a 33m high observation platform which provides an opportunity to observe birds at close range and allows breathtaking views of the surrounding forest canopy.
  • Proceed for another 2 hours walk to the beautiful Takob Akob and Giluk Falls. Relax enjoying the surrounding rich vegetation.
  • Return to the Nepenthes Camp for dinner and overnight.

Agathis Camp – Kota Kinabalu city

  • After breakfast, trek to magical heath forest “Garden of Eden” where you can observe several species of endemic and carnivores plants.
  • Return to Agathis Camp and journey back to Kota Kinabalu city. Lunch en route.

Notes

  • Bring Insect repellent, raincoat, water bottle, sun hat, hiking boots, clothing (preferably no bright colours), leech socks, camera, binoculars, toiletries, sun-block, personal medication.
  • All tours are subject to weather conditions and may be amended without notice to suit the prevailing conditions at time of tour.

3 Days / 2 Nights

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Remarks:

  • Tour Category: Wildlife & Nature
  • Tour Type: Shared Basis English Speaking
  • Departure: Every day – Min 02 Max 16 persons
  • Start / End: Kota Kinabalu

Highlights:

  • Sabah’s Lost World
  • Untouched pristine rainforest
  • Borneo wildlife life

Includes:

  • A Lodge/Jungle Camp basic accommodation
  • All internal transport
  • Meals as stated
  • Conservation fees
  • English speaking guide
  • Forest Ranger cum Radioman
  • Rental of VHF Radio
  • Personal Accident Insurance that covers emergency Helicopter Evacuation

Price:

Adult Rate Child Rate
from MYR 760.00 Not Available