Kinabatangan Day TripTour Code: SDK3A
Duration - Full day
Pick up from your Sandakan accommodation around 10.30 hrs and transfer to one of the lodges in the vicinity of Sepilok for lunch. After your lunch, you will drive overland to Bilit, located on the Kinabatangan River, home to the 10 species of primates, namely Proboscis monkeys, langurs, macaques, orang-utan, slow loris, western tarsier, 8 species of hornbills, such as Rhinoceros Hornbill, Pied Hornbill, Black Hornbill, Helmeted Hornbill (50kg, 120cm), kingfishers, bubuls, trogons, flycatchers, sunbirds, broadbills, herons, mangrove snakes, vipers, estuarine crocodile, asian elephants and much more wildlife.
Upon arrival, a warm welcome by the staff of the lodge, followed by an afternoon tea with some local bites. After a short briefing by the nature guide, you will join an afternoon river cruise (at 16.00 hrs) to view proboscis monkeys, birds and other wildlife along the Kinabatangan River (Sabah’s longest river at 560km) and tributaries, where you can observe the wildlife from the boat.
After the boat cruise, return to Sandakan where you will be dropped at your hotel (arrival time in Sandakan is about 20.30 hrs or later).
Note that there is scope to include a visit to Sepilok Orang-utan Centre for the morning feed at 10.00 hr if you wish. Please mention this
when making your booking so that we can arrange everything. There will be a surcharge to visit Sepilok.
|Tour Code||Destination||Duration||Inclusions||1 Person||2 People||3 People|
|SDK3A||Kinabatangan Day Trip||Full day||Lunch||$285||$148||$148|
Photograph courtesy of Albert Teo - Borneo Eco Tours