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Highlights of Kota Kinabalu – 5 days / 4 nights

Day 1: Kota Kinabalu
Arrival at Kota Kinabalu Airport and transfer to hotel. Proceed for Half-Day Kota Kinabalu City Tour. Visit the Heritage Village & museum for a closer view of Sabah’s ethnic diversity highlighted by the unique local architectural styles of homes in North Borneo and the colourful costume  display. Then, capture a panoramic view of the city from Signal Hill before proceeding for a City drive by major landmarks such as the State & City Mosque, Tg. Aru Beach & the highest building, Tun Mustapha Tower. Overnight in Kota Kinabalu.

Day 2: Kota Kinabalu-Poring Rainforest- Kota Kinabalu 
The jagged granite peaks of Mt. Kinabalu (4095m) towers above one of the most biologically diverse areas in the world. Nominated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, Kinabalu Park is a natural wonder that offers day visitors a glimpse into the fascinating and often unique world of plant and animal life within the park. The montane oak and chestnut forest at park headquarters gives way to lowland dipterocarp forest at Poring on the eastern boundary. Enjoy a short trek through the rainforest and witness life in the treetops as you walk along the 100ft high Canopy Walkway (If closed, it will be replaced with a visit to the Tropical Garden). Adjourn for lunch at the Kinabalu Park. Take a short trek at one of the mountain trails and visit the Mountain Garden. Return to your hotel and overnight. BL

Day 3: Klias Wetlands River Safari 
Morning at leisure. This afternoon travel south to the Klias wetland for a river cruise in search of the elusive Proboscis monkey, rare Silver Leaf monkey, mischievous macaques and myriad species of birds that inhabit this unique riverine environment. As dusk falls, look out for crocodiles lurking by the riverbanks. On a moonless night, be mesmerized by the flickering lights of fireflies against the night sky. Enjoy a village-style dinner and immerse yourself in the sounds of nature in this rustic setting.      After dinner, transfer back to hotel. Overnight in Kota Kinabalu. BD

Day 4: Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Day Trip 
Sun, sea, sand – and lunch! Take a 20-minute boat ride to the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park for a day of some serious relaxation. Swim or snorkel in the blue South China Sea. Or just settle down with a good book and enjoying your packed lunch. This afternoon return to mainland and transfer back to hotel. Overnight in Kota Kinabalu. Note: This tour is operated on JOINT basis

Day 5: Kota Kinabalu  
Today you will be transferred to the airport or you may like to extend your stay in Borneo. B

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