3D2N Wildlife Package at Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort, Sabah, Malaysia
A 3D2N stay at Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort ticks two boxes - providing a range of opportunities for viewing some of the spectacular, and often endangered, wildlife of Borneo in it's natural home, and staying at a lovely high quality Resort along the Kinabatangan River.
During your 3D2N Wildlife Package at Kinabatangan
Wetlands Resort you will join the following wildlife viewing activities - 2 x
late afternoon river cruise, 1 x early morning river cruise, 1 x night river
cruise, 1 x guided night walk along the boardwalk. Optional activities are also
available to add onto your 3D2N package the Resort such as supporting a tree
planting project, or learning prawning or the local fishing technique (at a
Enjoy fantastic wildlife in comfortable surroundings
- 3D2N Wildlife Package at Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort, Sabah, Malaysia
The Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort is located in the midst
of a rainforest reserve and surrounded by pristine freshwater swamps and
mangrove forest. With a focus on protecting and conserving the rainforest, the
Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort is built on stilts and raised wooden
walkways. You will be staying in a very comfortable and roomy Deluxe
Chalet. Each Deluxe Chalet comes equipped with air conditioning, bathroom, TV
with selected Astro channels and a balcony decked area.
If you’re wanting to
visit Sepilok Sanctuary too during your holiday in Sabah Borneo why not add on
a Half Day Sepilok Sanctuary Trip in the morning before you start your 3D2N
Wildlife Package. Or, for a 6 day wildlife adventure you could combine this
package with the 3D2N Danum Valley Package and go trekking
in ancient rainforest in Danum Valley Conservation Area.
Trip Itinerary - 3D2N Wildlife Package at Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort, Sabah, Malaysia
Today follows the same outline itinerary as Day 1 of the 2D1N Wildlife Package at Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort - find a more detailed daily itinerary on this 2D1N Trip page.
Today you will travel by boat to Kinabatangan Wetlands
Resort located in Abai, Kinabatangan. At ~14:30 upon arrival at the Resort you
will check in to your Deluxe Chalet. Late afternoon you will join a river
cruise along the Kinabatangan River to search for wildlife along the river
banks. If weather permits, we shall continue to observe the fireflies
shimmering in the trees as the evening falls before we cruise back to the
resort. Once back at the Resort you will have time to freshen up before enjoying
dinner in the midst of the jungle. After dinner, you will join a guided night
walk along the boardwalk to spot nocturnal creatures. Overnight at Kinabatangan
06:30 - Wake up to the sounds of the rainforest and start the day with an early morning river cruise for more wildlife sightings. Enjoy your packed breakfast during the river cruise.
09:00 – Continue on to visit the local fishing village, Kampung Abai. Interact with the local Orang Sungai (River People) and observe the daily activities in this tiny fishing village. Return to the lodge for lunch.
14:00 – After lunch, you can choose to explore the resort’s grounds or chill out on the bacony of your Deluxe Chalet. **You could choose to add in one of the optional activities (at a surcharge)**
16:30 – Join a late afternoon river cruise adventure along the small Kinabatangan River tributaries.
20:30 – After dinner, join a night cruise along the river in search of nocturnal wildlife.
21:30 – Return to the
09:00 – After breakfast, check out and continue your journey back to Sandakan and transfer to your hotel in Sandakan / Sepilok area or Sandakan airport.
Trip Pre-Requisites - 3D2N Wildlife Package at Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort, Sabah, Malaysia
This trip is suitable for all persons.
Accommodation in a Deluxe chalet (twin / double beds, fan, private bathroom – indoor and outdoor shower) at Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort, 4 x river cruises in Abai, Kinabatangan (1 x morning, 2 x afternoon, 1 x night river cruise), 1 x guided night nature walk, land and boat transfers as stated in itinerary, meals as stated in itinerary. English speaking guide.
Flights, alcoholic & non-alcoholic beverages, travel insurance, meals not stated in itinerary, tips
Recommended Packing List For The Trip
To get the most from this trip please bring with you raincoat, cap/hat, insect repellent, sun cream, comfortable trekking shoes, comfortable cotton T-shirt, long sleeve top, long or short trousers, binocular for observing wildlife, head torch for night trek, camera and personal medications (if needed), essential toiletries, towel. Please take you passport with you on this trip - your passports will be checked at the Kinabatangan Lodge.
Notes - 3D2N Wildlife Package at Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort, Sabah, Malaysia
The area you will be staying in is located in a low-risk Malaria area. However, we advise our clients to visit their physician/doctor for the latest recommendation on protection against Malaria. All tours are subject to weather conditions.
Prices shown are valid for trips up to 31st December 2017. For trips after this date please contact us for a quote.