2 FOR 1 : 8 Day Discover Borneo Tour

Experience the ultimate wildlife holiday with our 8 Day Discover Borneo Tour. Experience the magic of Borneo in this epic 7 night package where the second person travels free! $1899 for 2 people! Visit all of our usual hotspots including Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre, Borneon Sun Bear Conservation Centre, Stay on the stunning Libaran Island and watch turtles come lay eggs in the sand, and spend 2 nights along the Kinabatangan River with included wildlife river cruises!

 

Almost ALL of your meals are included as well as airport transfers, all tranportation throughout, professional English speaking guides and the best part is a super small group of only 10 people for an intimate wildlife viewing experience!

DAY 1: Arrive Borneo ~ Sepilok

Your amazing holiday to Borneo begins with an airport pick up at Sandakan airport and transfer to Sepilok Jungle Resort. On arrival, check-in, unwind, and relax for the rest of the day in the pool and the beautiful natural surroundings of the Resort.

 

MEALS: Dinner

OVERNIGHT: Sepilok Jungle Resort (A/C)

 

DAY 2: Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre ~ Sun Bear Conservation Centre 

This morning we visit Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre in time for the morning feeding and learn about the conservation and rehabilitation efforts of Sepilok. Witness the majestic Orangutan swing through the forest towards the feeding platform and watch as these beautiful creatures enjoy their breakfast. Afterwards we make a visit to see the World's most smallest bear in their natural habitat at the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre. Enjoy lunch back at the resort and relax in the resorts pool and tropical surroundings until 3pm when you can go back to the afternoon feeding at the Orangutan sanctuary. The afternoon is a much less busier time to see these incredible animals and take photos. Evening at leisure in the Jungle Resort.

 

MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

OVERNIGHT: Sepilok Jungle Resort (A/C)

 

DAY 3: Sepilok ~ Libaran Island

After breakfast (9:30am) we transfer to the Sandakan Jetty and board the boat to Libaran Island. The trip takes around 30 minutes and on arrival you will check in and enjoy free time to explore this beautiful quiet island, relax on the decking or take a stroll along the long stretch of sandy beach. After lunch we take a guided walk through a local village and learn about their lifestyle. At 6:00pm there will be a briefing about the turtle's conservation program, followed by a visit to the hatchery and an opportunity to release baby turtles back to the Sulu Sea. Have dinner and watch a documentary, then, a waiting game for the ranger call for the mother turtle sighting. If we are lucky enough we will witness mother turtles coming to shore to lay their eggs in the sand.

 

MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

OVERNIGHT: Walai Penyu Resort, Tented Camp (Fan)

 

DAY 4: Libaran Island ~ Bilit, Kinabantangan River

Back to the mainland we go this morning. Once back in Sandakan proceed to Sandakan War Memorial Park before heading overland to our adventure lodge on the banks of the Kinabatangan River. On arrival into Bilit we have a spot of lunch before jumping on our first wildlife boat cruise down the river. Keep your eyes peeled for wildorangutans, Proboscis monkeys, Pygmy Elephants and lots of exotic birdlife! Evening free at leisure or take an optional guided night jungle walk to spot the nocturnal wildlife.

 

MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

OVERNIGHT: Bilit Adventure Lodge (A/C)

OPTIONAL TOUR: Night Walk RM10 per hour

 

DAY 5: Bilit, Kinabatangan River ~ Tree Planting Activity

Early morning start as we cruise along the Kinabatangan River at 6:00am in search for more wild and wonderful wildlife, then back to the lodge for breakfast. After breakfast we visit a local village and take part in a tree planting activity to do our part for the conservation of the jungle. Then we take a guided jungle walk through riverine forest and search for bird life. Trek back to Bilit Lodge, freshen up, have lunch and enjoy the second river cruise of the day in search for more wildlife. Spend the evening at leisure enjoying a cold beer and sharing your photos from the day with fellow travellers.

 

MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

OVERNIGHT: Bilit Adventure Lodge (A/C)

 

DAY 6: Bilit ~ Sandakan

After breakfast, we depart Bilit by 8:30am and return to Sandakan. Have lunch in the hotel and enjoy the afternoon and evening at your own leisure or take our optional excursion to the Fishermans Village and Firefly River Cruise. 

 

MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch

OVERNIGHT: Sabah Hotel, Sandakan (A/C)

OPTIONAL: Fishermans Village Tour & Firefly River Cruise (D) ($65)

 

DAY 7: Sandakan Free Day or Optional Day Tour

Enjoy a full day in Sandakan today to explore the city at your own pace or simply relax in the hotel grounds and pool. Alternatively you can take an optional tours: 1. Sandakan Nature City Tour OR 2. Sandakan City Tour & Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary.

 

MEALS: Breakfast

OVERNIGHT: Sabah Hotel, Sandakan (A/C)

OPTIONAL TOUR: Full Day City Tour & Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary (L) $120

OPTIONAL TOUR: Sandakan Nature City Tour (L) $65

 

Day 8: Departure

After breakfast and check out you will be transferred to the airport for your return flight home. Unfortunately your holiday to Borneo has come to an end!

 

MEALS: Breakfast

 

 

DEPARTURE DATES 2019:

December: 2, 9, 16

 

DEPARTURE DATES 2020:

February: 24

March: 2, 23, 30

April: 13, 16 (SOLD OUT)

April: 6, 20, 27

May: 4 (SOLD OUT)

May: 11, 18 

May: 25 (SOLD OUT)

Jun: 1, 15, 22

July: *6, *13, *27

Aug: *3, *10, *24

Sep: *7, *21, *28

Oct: *5, *19, *26

Nov: *2, *16, *23

Dec: *7, *14

 

Dates marked with an * incur a surcharge of $150 per couple - add to cart

 

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