Kudat Rungus Longhouse

Description.

Kudat Rungus Longhouse

You will be picked up early in the morning from your hotel. Depart northward towards the tip of Borneo.  On arrival in the town of Kota Belud, you will have the opportunity to walk around the town and observe the lifestyle of the locals conducting their daily activities. This is the home of the Bajaus and which is also known as “The Cowboy of the East”.  They are skill horsemen besides being skillful in producing handicrafts especially sword making.

A colorful and vibrant open-air market call Tamu is held on every Sunday and this becomes a place to observe the locals mingling and trying to sell their products from foodstuffs to livestock and handicrafts. Continue the journey further, stopover at Kampung Gombizau to learn the process of bee farming and honey harvesting.  Visit a traditional Rungus longhouse and you will have your Rungus traditional lunch at the longhouse.  The Rungus people is one of Sabah’s ethnics group that still hold proudly to their cultures and traditions. They are also elegantly famous for handicraft works especially on beads and ornamental items.  The architecture of their longhouse is simply stunning and unique. Not to be missed is the “Tip of Borneo” (Tanjung Simpang Mengayau). A drive to this point is through a picturesque landscape where you will come to a cliff to have a highly captivating and mesmerizing moment of being at the tip of the third largest island in the world. Arrival back late evening to your hotel.

Notes

  • Tamu at Kota Belud is only open on SUNDAY
  • It is advisable to bring Comfortable walking shoes, light cotton clothing, hat, sunglasses, and umbrella.

Pickup Schedule

Day Morning Session Afternoon Session
Monday  07.00 – 7.15 hrs Not Available
Tuesday 07.00 – 7.15 hrs Not Available
Wednesday 07.00 – 7.15 hrs Not Available
Thursday 07.00 – 7.15 hrs Not Available
Friday 07.00 – 7.15 hrs Not Available
Saturday 07.00 – 7.15 hrs Not Available
Sunday 07.00 – 7.15 hrs Not Available

Full-Day Tour

BKITO–10

Remarks:

  • Tour Category: Day Trip
  • Tour Type: Shared Basis English Speaking
  • Tour Duration: Approximately 8 hours
  • Departure: Everyday – Min 02 Max 16 persons
  • Start / End: Kota Kinabalu

Highlights:

  • Traditional Rungus longhouse
  • Kota Belud
  • Kampung Gombizau

Price:

Adult Rate Child Rate
from MYR 360.00 from MYR 290.00