Wild Borneo

Indulge in pure relaxation at the rejuvenating Poring Hot Spring, where invigorating sulphurous waters soothe and stimulate the body amidst lush natural surroundings. Gain insight into the vital work of orangutan rehabilitation and witness their remarkable journey back to the wild at a dedicated sanctuary. Embark on a captivating cruise along the Kinabatangan River, immersing yourself in the rich biodiversity of the region as you search for a myriad of local bird and wildlife species, creating cherished memories of your Bornean adventure.

Specification: Wild Borneo



Location & Cities

Borneo, Sabah


6 Days

Group Size

Private Tour

Tour Type

Destination Trip

Trip Grading


Travel Itinerary


Kota Kinabalu Arrival

On arrival in Kota Kinabalu, be transferred to your hotel. Stay the next two nights at Klagan Warisan Square.


Kota Kinabalu

Begin with a scenic drive to Kinabalu Park passing by villages and paddy fields along mountainous roads that wind along the Crocker Range. Along the way, make a brief stop at Nabalu Market. On arrival at Kinabalu Park, you will notice the change in air temperature. Enjoy the refreshing and cooler air as you proceed for a walk along the nature trails in the Botanical Garden. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant before venturing to the Poring Hot Spring. At this natural hot spring, there are Japanese baths where visitors can soak themselves and let the invigorating sulphurous water stimulate the body. Experience the height of 41 metres above the ground as you enjoy a Canopy Walkway.


Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan

Journey along long roads surrounded by a rich spectrum of greenery, overarched by wild blue skies, to reach Mari Mari Cultural Village. As you traverse the village, you will find demonstration huts along the main houses in which daily activities of old times come to life. This afternoon, transfer to Kota Kinabalu Airport for your onward flight to Sandakan. On arrival, be transferred to your hotel.


Sandakan to Sukau

Journey to Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre where orphaned and injured Orangutans are brought to be rehabilitated and eventually returned to the wild. Witness the feeding of Orangutans from a platform in the forest before continuing through rustic countryside studded with villages to the pier. Embark on a short boat trip to Nature Lodge. This evening, cruise along Sabah’s longest river, Kinabatangan to have the opportunity to view wildlife and birds in its virgin rainforest habitat. Stay the next two nights at Nature Lodge.



Rise early and cruise along The Kinabatangan River and onto Kelenanap Ox-Bow Lake for bird watching and in search of other wildlife. Take a short jungle walk and experience the wilderness of Borneo before returning to the lodge for breakfast. Later this afternoon, enjoy another cruise along the river in the hopes of spotting local wildlife along the river banks.


Sukau to Sandakan

After early breakfast depart to Sandakan with an en route visit to Gomantong Cave, famous for its edible birds’ nests. Later, transfer to Sandakan airport for your onward journey.

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