Make your own arrangement to Kota Kinabalu Airport
Pick up from Kota Kinabalu Airport, transfer to Sutera Harbour Jetty. 15 minutes boat ride to Manukan Island & check in Island Resort.
Free & easy and enjoy dinner at Island Restaurant.
Last boat to Manukan Island depart at 3.30pm, your arrival flight to Kota Kinabalu must to later then 1pm.
Manukan Island / Sutera Harbour Jetty / Kinabalu Park HQ
07.00am Enjoy breakfast at Island Perahu Restaurant.
12.00pm Check out hotel, depart back to Sutera Harbour Jetty. Our transportation are waiting here to transfer you to Kinabalu Park HQ. Proceed to Kinabalu park HQ, The journey takes roughly 1 ½ hour’s drive through scenic countryside and beautiful mountain range. A brief stop at Nabalu Market gives you the opportunity to buy local handicrafts and local fruits. On arrival at the Kinabalu National Park –The world Nature Heritage site , enjoy the cool and refreshing mountain air, and have a majestic view of Mount Kinabalu, The mountain will look even more spectacular with a sheer wall of granite towering a few thousand meters from the virgin forest floor and ending in jagged peaks. Free at own leisure or proceed for a guided walk along the nature trails with the park naturalist. While walking, listen to the sounds of the jungle and observe nature's plants, trees, orchids and butterflies. Overnight at the Kinaba;u National Park accommodation - depending on availability. Dinner provided at Balsam café Restaurant.
* A visit to Poring Hot Spring is optional but if requested.
||Kinabalu Park HQ / Timpohon Gate / Laban Rata
Breakfast at Balsam café, collect you packed lunch from the restaurant, after breakfast meet your experience mountain guide at park HQ, a short briefing will make by your mountain guide before you start the journey..You'll then be transferred to starting point – Timpohon Gate – where your journey and quest to the summit of Borneo’s highest mountain begins! The trekking will take about 5 to 8 hours to complete depending on individual fitness levels. Upon arriving at 11,000 feet at the Laban rata area, check into the assigned accommodation where you can rest, after chick-in relax and just marvel at the spectacular mountain landscapes, Buffet dinner will serve at Laban Rata Restaurant ( served from 4.30pm until 7pm)
*Remember to wear your ID TAG at all times.
** You can hire a porter to carry your belonging until Laban Rata Rest house with a stipulate rate.
Laban Rata / Low's Peak - Summit of Mount Kinabalu / Kota Kinabalu
Wake up for early supper and continue ascent to the summit of Mount Kinabalu (4095.2m above sea level). Upon reaching the summit (Low's Peak), This hike further up the mountain would take another 3 hours to complete but you reap what you sow and in this instance, an opportunity to take photographs on the highest point in South East Asia. In clear weather, a spectacular sunrise awaits weary climbers. After such a stunning sunrise view, it is time to descend back down to Laban Rata Restaurant where you will enjoy a well-deserved breakfast, check out and trek back down to Timpohon gate, collect a Certificate of Achievement and feast on Hi-Tea served in a Balsam café in Kinabalu Park before departing back to the city.
Transfer back to your hotel in Kota Kinabalu (own booking) or airport.
** Hi-Tea will be served at Balsam Cafe (until 1700hrs).