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Sabah Day Tours

CITY HIGHLIGHTS TOUR

 

KK RAINFOREST CITY TOUR

TOUR CODE: JVCKK01(A)

Depart : 0900 hrs / 1400hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM91 / Child RM84
Private : N/A
Duration : 3hrs

Highlights of this city tour include a view of the Menara Tun Mustapa – a unique 32 storey building with no pillars, the Chi-nese Buddhist temple with a huge statue of Kuan Yin, her goddness of mercy, the Sabah Museum's unique Heritage, the State Mosque (closed on Fridays), KK Handcraft Centre, Cocoa Boutique and Fung Seng Frozen Seafood.


CITY BY NIGHT

TOUR CODE: JVCKK02

Depart : 1800hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM150 / Child RM138
Private : N/A
Duration : 3hrs

Witness the beautiful night of city and a visit to Kampung Air night market "Pasar Malam" to witness a special feature of lo-cal life. Try your bargain hunting from T-shirts, antiques, shoes, handicrafts and bags. From Pasar Malam, proceed to restau-rant for a dinner before we return.
(Dinner is provided)

 

 

PEOPLE & CULTURE TOURS


KOTA BELUD TAMU (SUNDAY MARKET)

TOUR CODE: JVCKK03

Depart : 0730hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM169 / Child RM156
Private : N/A
Duration : 5hrs

This tour will bring you to the 'Land of the Cowboys of the East', it is one of Sabah's most scenic and culturally rich district. A melting pot of cultures and customs with a blend of the Muslim Bajau Community, and the many tribes of the Kadazandusun and the Iranun. Kota Belud played a significant role as the cultural hub of northern Borneo for many centu-ries. At Kota Belud, witness the fascinating and colourful weekly street market or bazaar called "Tamu". Watch people confer and exchange gossip while selling their wares – a place for great 'bargain'. On certain occasions, several water buffaloes will be lined up for auc-tion.
(Lunch is provided)


MONSOPIAD CULTURAL TOUR

TOUR CODE: JVCKK04(A2)

Depart : 0900hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM195 / Child RM180
Private : N/A
Duration : 3hrs

We take a leisurely drive into the countryside of 20minutes, passing by rice fields and megaliths. The traditional village is a historical site, village of the "Kadazan", Sabah's larg-est ethnic group. A guide tour to discover the rich cultural and nature heritage of Sabah. Opportunity to taste one of the famous local rice wine (Tapai) as a welcome drink. A visit of the legendary house of Monsopiad's descendants, where the 42 skulls of the warrior adversaries and a thighbone of the giant Gantang are being displayed. Let yourself be en-thralled by the stories and mysteries of the ancient folkfare of Kadazan. It is a story of the Borneo Headhunter.
(Lunch is provided)


MARI-MARI CULTURAL VILLAGE

TOUR CODE: JVCKK04(B2)

Depart : 0900hrs / 1700hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM189 / Child RM174
Private : N/A
Duration : 4hrs

Located at Kionsom Inanam, 25 minutes away from the city. Acquaint yourself with each tribe (05 tribes) as they let you come into their house and their simple yet intricate lives. You will experience the daily activities in the past in every residence such as making blowpipe, starting a fire (from bamboo), tattoo making and etc. Get a chance to sample Sabahan Tradi-tional delicacies from each ethnic group.
(Lunch or dinner is provided)


MANGROVE CRUISE & CRAB CATCHING TOUR

TOUR CODE: JVCKK05

Depart : 0800hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM254 / Child RM234
Private : N/A
Duration : 7hrs

A 45 minutes drive to jetty for Mangrove Cruise. Experience the tranquillity of Mangrove Forest cruise and crab catching by Bamboo Boat. A stroll along Borneo wild and nature walkway for its flora and fauna abundance, blessed with medicinal and therapeutic plants, trees and fruits. Have our lunch in the floating Mangrove Restaurant. Free at leisure to enjoy the water sport activities at pax own account (eg Banana boat, paddle boat, kayak & body boat) and local activities like Batik painting and blow pipe. Return to hotel after our high tea and collecting crab catching tools.
(Lunch is provided)


KUDAT RUNGUS LONGHOUSE TOUR

TOUR CODE: JVCKK06

Depart : 0800hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM286 / Child RM264
Private : N/A
Duration : 9hrs

We drive 3 hours overland to north of Kota Kinabalu, passing by Kota Belud lies to Kudat dis-trict for your Rungus Longhouse tour. The Rungus, a sub-tribe of the Kadazan-dusun peo-ples, are the main ethnic group living in Kudat. They are renowned in Sabah as highly skilled artisans who traditionally make local plant seeds and clay. They still maintain the longhouse community system and witness their unique lifestyle.


LABUAN ISLANF & HISTRORICAL TOUR (EX-LABUAN)

TOUR CODE: JVCKK07

Depart : 0500hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM299 / Child RM276 (Min 4pax)
Private : N/A
Duration : Full day


* Excluded return ferry

Pick up from your hotel in Kota Kinabalu and transfer to the airport to board flight for Labuan. Upon arrival, you will proceed to the tour of historic Labuan where Japanese Soldiers surrended to the Allied forces during World War Two. Visit Peace Park, the War Monument, the Commonwealth Memorial Park, Chimney and Tunnel, Labuan Square and Coal Museum. After lunch, transfer back to the airport to board for Kota Kinabalu. Transfer to your hotel by 1700 hrs.
(Lunch is provided)

 

 

NATURE & ECO TREASURE TOURS


ISLAND HOPPING – 2 ISLANDS

TOUR CODE: JVCKK08

Depart : 0900hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM22 / Child RM204
Private : N/A
Duration : 8hrs


Spend the day of sun, sea and sand on an offshore coral island. Offering pristine white beaches, clear water and coral reefs; this is the perfect getaway from the city. 15minutes boat ride from jetty to Sapi and Manukan Island for a day of relaxation and swimming. Snorkel in crystal clear water among coral reefs and rainbow-coloured fishes before return-ing at 1500hours. (BBQ Lunch is provided)
Note : Please bring towel, swimwear, hat and sun block lotion.


FREE & EASY ON MANUKAN ISLAND—BEACH FRONT (2DAYS 1NIGHT)

TOUR CODE: JVCKK09

Depart : To be advise
S.I.C : Adult / Child RM520
Private : N/A
Duration : 2days 1night

Day 01: Transfer by boat to Manukan Island to check into your chalets. Manukan Island, the second largest among five is-lands of Tunku Abdul Rahman Park includes facilities such as on-site pool, restaurant, squash and tennis court, marked trails, plus a pristine beach all add to your holiday pleasure. You may just relax at the beach or take a leisurely stroll along the na-ture trail, watch the sunset and lose yourself in the romance of this tropical island paradise. Overnight at Manukan Chalet. (NM)
Day 02: After breakfast, feeding time for the fishes swarming around the jetty while awaiting your boat ride and hotel
transfer.
(01 Breakfast is provided) Fish food excluded
Note: Please bring towel, extra cloth, hat, walking shoes, insect repellent, water bottle, swim wear and sun block lotion.


FREE & EASY ON GAYANA ISLAND—JUNGLE VIEW (2DAYS 1NIGHT)

TOUR CODE: JVCKK10(A)

Depart : To be advise
S.I.C : Adult / Child RM845
Private : N/A
Duration : 2days 1night

Discover a remarkable eco-resort on the shores of North Borneo - a stunning collection of luxurious buildings where Borneo's unique environment and sustainable and responsible tourism meet hand-in-hand. Enjoy the best of both worlds at Gayana - with pristine rain-forest at your back and the warm, clear waters of the South China Sea, teeming with ma-rine treasures, on your doorstep.


MANTANI SNOKELING PARADISE

TOUR CODE: JVCKK10(B))

Depart : 0715hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM481 / Child RM444
Private : N/A
Duration : Full day

Pick up from hotel and proceed for 1 ½ hours to Kota Belud Town. Arrive at Rampayan Laut Jetty. Have a light refreshment(self service) before proceed on boat. Situated approximately 45 minutes via speedboat from the mainland, these islands provide the perfect opportunity for divers and snorkelers to indulge their passions, with an underwater landscape that acts as a playground for some rare, exotic marine species such as lionfish, glassfish, leatherback turtles and a group of gentle sea creatures belonging to the dolphin family called 'sea cows', or better known locally as 'dugong'. (Lunch at Dugong Beach)


KINABALI NATIONAL PARK ( World Heritage Site )

TOUR CODE: JVCKK11

Depart : 0800hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM195 / Child RM180
Private : N/A
Duration : 9hrs

Depart for 2hours overland journey to Kinabalu Park (88km from Kota Kinabalu), a World Heritage Site. Shortstop at the Nabalu to savour the local fruits and bargain price for local handicrafts sell by villagers. Upon arrival, one can opt to do the many trials and take a guided nature walk with the Park's naturalist. Visit the Education Centre and Mountain Garden, home to various species of the flowering rhododendrons, carnivorous pitcher plants, ferns, orchids, oak trees and birds. There are more than 1000 species of flora found at Kinabalu National Park. Temperature at the park is around 14 - 25° C.
(Lunch is provided)
Note: Please bring trekking shoes, warm clothing, water bottle, insect repellent, hat and raincoat.


KINABALU NATIONAL PARK & PORING HOT SPRINGS

TOUR CODE: JVCKK13

Depart : 0800hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM221 / Child RM204
Private : N/A
Duration : 9hrs

Depart for 3 hours overland journey passing by remote villages with great scenery of the valleys to Poring Hot Springs. Short stop at the Nabalu to savour the local fruits and bargain price for local handicrafts sell by villagers. Explore the many jungle trails and observe wild-life on the canopy walkway 100 feet above the forest floor. Then relax in Japanese-styled (open outdoors tubs filled with cold/hot running mineral water) before proceed to Kinaba-lu National Park, a World Heritage Site. Upon arrival, one can opt to do the many trials and take a guided nature walk with the Park's naturalist. Visit the Education Centre and Moun-tain Garden, home to various species of the flowering rhododendons, carnivorous pitcher plants, ferns, orchids, oak trees and birds. There are more than 1000 species of flora found at Kinabalu National Park. Temperature at the park is around 14 - 25° C. Return to Kota Kinabalu at evening.
(Lunch is provided)
Note: Please bring trekking shoes, warm clothing, water bottle, insect repellent, hat and raincoat.


RAFFLESIA FOREST CENTRE

TOUR CODE: JVCKK15

Depart : 0900hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM299 / Child RM276
Private : N/A
Duration : 6hrs

Our journey begin with overland over the ridges of the Crocker Range to Tambunan for about 2hours drive. Stop at Rafflesia Information Centre and trek trail in the hill diptero-carp forest in search of the flora known as the Rafflesia buds, the biggest and very rare flower in the world. The flower takes 9 months to bloom but lasts for just a few days. If you are lucky, one or two specimens in bloom. Enjoy the cool mountain air and the natu-ral surroundings of a lowland montane forest before returning to Kota Kinabalu.
(Lunch is provided)
Note: Please bring trekking shoes, light jacket, long pants and raincoat.


PROBOSCIS MONKEYS RIVER CRUISE & FIREFLIES

TOUR CODE: JVCKK16

Depart : 1400hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM221 / Child RM204
Private : N/A
Duration : 7hrs

Depart for 1 an half hours overland journey towards Beaufort to a village called Kota Klias. Upon arrival, have an afternoon tea with local Malaysian cakes before proceed for approximately 2-3hrs boat cruising along the river in search for the proboscis monkey and witness nature display of lights "Fireflies". Back to the jetty just in time for dinner before return to Kota Kinabalu.
(Dinner is provided)
Note: Please bring light clothing, sun block lotion, drinking water, insect repellent, binocular, raincoat.


LOL KAWI WILDLIFE PARK

TOUR CODE: JVCKK17

Depart : 0800-0900hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM156 / Child RM144
Private : N/A
Duration : 4hrs


* Animal show closed on friday

Meet at Hotel Lobby and proceed for a 30 minutes land journey to Lok Kawi Wildlife Park. The park consist of two compo-nents: zoological and botanical. Some of the animals you can see here are the Borneo Pygmy elephants, Sumatran rhinoceros, Orang Utan, Proboscis Monkey, Malayan Tiger as well as some different species of deer. Don't miss out the daily animal show(except Friday) that showcases some of the zoo's animal with their triads and talents. Return to hotel around noon.


CROCODILE FARM TOUR & TUARAN TEMPLE

TOUR CODE: JVCKK18

Depart : 0800hrs / 1230hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM156 / Child RM144
Private : N/A
Duration : 3hrs


0800 or 1230hrs, pick up from your hotel and proceed for 45 minutes drive through scenic countryside and industrial estate Upon arrival, register your name and uphill walk through the secondary forest named "Nature Reserves" 1000 or 1400hrs, witness the feeding session from the viewing platform. 1200 or 1500hrs, descend down and proceed to visit the crocodile farm. A must visit is the Chinese Temple before going to the local pottery shop which selling local handicrafts and souvenir. Depart to Kota Kinabalu city and onwards to your respective hotel.
Note: Please bring shoes, Camera, Cap, Insect Repellant, Sun Block Lotion, Binocular and extra cash for other


PULAU TIGA SAFARI (SURVIVOR ISLAND) -SUPERIOR ROOM (2DAYS 1 NIGHT)

TOUR CODE: JVCKK19

Depart : 0800hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM592 / Child RM546
Private : N/A
Duration : 2days 1night

Day 01: 0800hrs Proceed on a 2-hour overland drive passing scenic country side to Kuala Penyu town. 9.45 am, assemble at Pulau Tiga Resort's jetty in Kuala Penyu. 10.00 am, depart on a 30 minutes boat ride to Pulau Tiga. Briefing on arrival at re-sort and check-into respective rooms. Lunch. Jungle trek to the island's mud volcano or afternoon free at leisure. Enjoy wa-ter sports activities such as scuba diving, snorkelling, kayaking, Sand's Spit Snake Island boat trip etc. With minimum fee and payable at the resort.
Day 02: Breakfast. Free at leisure until departure time to Kuala Penyu at 9.00 am or 2.00 pm. Meet at Kuala Penyu Jetty and transferred to hotel or airport.
(01 Breakfast , 01 Lunch , 01 Dinner is provided)

 

 

WHITE WATER RAFTING TOURS


PADAS RIVER RAFTING (GRADE 3-4)

TOUR CODE: JVCKK21

Depart : 0730hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM234 / Child RM216
Private : N/A
Duration : Full day

Transfer 1 ½ hours overland through the scenic countryside to one of the oldest town in Sa-bah, Beaufort on the Padas River. Embark on a spectacular train/rail ride to Pangi Station for your starting point. You will be brief on safety precaution and rafting techniques and com-mence you rafting down at Padas River through rapids (Headhunter, Cobra Rock, Padas Cy-clone, Roller Coaster, Jacuzzi Pool). Here you will scream all the way down. Lunch will be served at the Padas Lodge. After lunch, retrace your steps back to Kota Kinabalu, arriving in the late evening.
(Lunch is provided)

Note:

  1. Please bring light and extra clothing, shoes with rubber soles, short pants, towel, personal toiletries and sunblock lotion.
    Life jackets and helmets are provided.
  2. Participants must be physically fit and are required to sign liability release form. Jewellery and contact lenses are not
    advisable. The company reserves the right to change or cancel tour should conditions beyond company's control render it
    necessary.

KIULI RIVER RAFTING (GRADE 1-2)

TOUR CODE: JVCKK22

Depart : 0900hrs
S.I.C : Adult RM195 / Child RM180
Private : N/A
Duration : 6.30hrs

Transfer to Tamparuli past scenic countryside up the Kiulu River (about 1 ½ hours). Upon arrival, a short briefing on safety and precaution will be given before you rafting down Kiulu River. This river is suitable for the novice rafter as you move in the relaxed pace down river and enjoy the wonderful scenery and country views. Ideal for family groups. Lunch at the riverbank before returning back to Kota Kinabalu.
(Lunch is provided)

Note:

  1. Please bring light and extra clothing, shoes with rubber soles, short pants, towel, personal toiletries and sunblock lotion.
    life jackets and helmets are provided.
  2. Participants must be physically fit and are required to sign liability release form. Jewellery and contact lenses are not advisable. The company reserves the right to change or cancel tour should conditions beyond company's control render it necessary.

 

 

SANDAKAN
EAST COAST'S WILDLIFES TOURS (EX-SANDAKAN)


SEPILOK ORANG UTAN ENCOUNTER & CITY TOUR

TOUR CODE:JVCKK23

Depart : To be advices
S.I.C : Adult RM254 / Child RM233
Private : N/A
Duration : Full day


* Excluded return air ticket

Meet and pick up from Sandakan Airport (preferably 1st flight) or hotel. Proceed to the world famous Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre situated in the Kabili-Sepilok Forest Reserve. Watch the video show documentary rehabilitation at or-phaned Orang Utan before taking a boardwalk through the lowland rainforest to view the feeding platform. Witness the feeding of Orang Utan at 1000hrs. Continue the journey to City Tour. Visit Puh Jih Syh Buddhist Temple which offers a pano-ramic view of Sandakan Bay, Central Market, the most amazing variety of fresh seafood and Sim-Sim Water Village where houses are all built close to the water surface while observing the fascinating view of the sea. After lunch, transfer to Sanda-kan Airport or Hotel.
END OF SERVICES 1300HRS
(Lunch is provided)


SEPILOK, SUKAU & GAMANTONG ESCAPADE ~ BY LAND (2DAYS 1NIGHT)

TOUR CODE: JVCKK24

Depart : To be advices
S.I.C : Adult RM832 / Child RM768
Private : N/A
Duration : 2Days 1Night


* Excluded return air ticket

Day 01: Meet and pick up from Sandakan Airport (preferably 1st flight) or hotel. Pro-ceed to the world famous Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre situated in the Ka-bili-Sepilok Forest Reserve. Watch the video show documentary rehabilitation at or-phaned Orang Utan before taking a boardwalk through the lowland rainforest to view the feeding platform. Witness the feeding of Orang Utan at 1000hrs. Continue the jour-ney (approx 2 hrs) to Bilit Rainforest Lodge located beside the Lower Kinabatangan River in the village of Bilit, a base for easy exploration of the incredible diversity of plant, mammal and birds at the Kinabatangan region. Upon arrival at Bilit Jetty. Take a boat transfer to the lodge. Welcome drink, short briefing and check-in. Lunch at Bilit Restaurant. At 1600hrs join a river cruise in search of endemic Proboscis monkeys, different species of birds and other wildlife along the river bank.
* Overnight at Bilit Rainforest Lodge. (Lunch & dinner is provided)

Day 02: A – Gomantong Caves
After breakfast Check-out. Return to Sandakan (approx 3 hrs drive) through rustic countryside studded with villages en-route to Gomantong Caves located in the heartland of the Gomantong Forest Reserve, a home of millions bats and swiftlets. Ex-plore the biggest bird's nest cave in Sabah and the best-managed edible birds' nest. After lunch transfer to Sandakan Airport or Hotel. END OF SERVICES 1300HRS
(Breakfast & lunch is provided)

Note:

  1. We can provide the ticketing service if needed
  2. Please bring along swim wear, sun block lotion, hat, personal toiletries, insect repellent, walking shoes, raincoat & torchlight.

 

 

DANUM VALLEY
RAINFOREST & WILDLIFE TOUR (EX LAHAD DATU)


TABIN WILDLIFE & RESERVE TOUR (2DAYS 1 NIGHT)

TOUR CODE: JVCKK30

Depart : To be advices
S.I.C : Adult RM1139 / Child RM1236
Private : N/A
Duration : 2Days 1Night

 

Day 1: Pick up from Lahad Datu Airport early in the morning recommended for client via Malaysia Airline at approximately 0700hours. Take an hour drive through the scenic jour-ney to Tabin Wildlife Reserve. Briefing upon arrival. After lunch, take approximately 20 minutes drive and 30 minutes trekking to Lipad Mud Volcano. Explore the area that fre-quently visited by deer, wild boars, elephants, and bids. Look out for and identify the amazing footprints of animals. After dinner, there will be a video or slide presentation on Tabin's uniqueness. Followed by a night spotting trip to observe natural wildlife and birds.
(Lunch & dinner is provided)

Day 2: Early in the morning, walk through the mist to explore part of the route that leads to Tabin's core area. Along the way, there will be opportunity to view wildlife and birds. Return to base at about noon. After lunch, depart Tabin Wildlife Reserve. (Breakfast & lunch is provided)

Note:

  1. Exclude of return air ticket
  2. We can provide the ticketing service if needed
  3. Additional charge RM100 per pax per night for peak season (1/3/12—30/4/12 & 15/7/12—15/10/12)

 

 

DIVING TOURS (EX KOTA KINABALU)


DISCOVER SCUBA DIVING (2DIVES)- NO CERTIFICATE

TOUR CODE : JVCKK31

Depart : To be advices
S.I.C : Adult RM312 / Child RM288
Private : N/A
Duration : Full day

 

An ideal package for those who have never dived before but eager to journey into a haven of breathtaking marine life – beautiful coral reefs and colourful fishes. With this package, expect a guided step-by-step introduction to scuba diving, learn how to suit up and use your diving equipment. Prepare yourself for an experience of a lifetime! Package in-cludes 1 beach dive and 1 boat dive.
(Lunch is provided)


LEISURE DIVE (2 DIVES)

TOUR CODE: JVCKK32

Depart : To be advices
S.I.C : Adult RM351 / Child RM324
Private : N/A
Duration : Full day

 

The marine park is a cluster of island comprising Pulau Gaya, Pulau Sapi, Pulau Manukan, Pulau Mamutik and Pulau Sulug, all only 10 – 20 minute speedboat ride from the city of Kota Kinabalu. The five island of the Marine Park are char-acterized by shallow waters, sumptuous coral garden and all boats splendid white sandy beaches. Join us with our experienced dive guide on one of our fun-fill excursions and experience the adventure and trill of the amazing underwater world!
(Lunch is provided)
Note: Exclude Sabah Park Diving fees RM20 for Malaysian and RM50 for non-Malaysian

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