Myne Resort, Sabah
English, Chinese, Malay
2 - 8 Travellers
The Kinabatangan River, Sabah’s longest river, is one of the most exiting and accessible places to explore the rich biodiversity of Sabah, Borneo. The river offers an incredible opportunity to see large range if wildlife including Borneo’s unique Proboscis Monkey, the Orang Utan, Bornean Pygmy Elephant, crocodiles, otters and countless rare and beautiful birds. All the eight species of hornbill found in Borneo make the area their home. The inhabitants of the Kinabatangan region are mostly Orang Sungai of mixed ancestry including Suluk, Bugis, Brunei, Bajaus and Chinese. A trip up the Kinabatangan River Cruise at dawn or dusk is the best opportunity to see the all the wildlife at here.
Day 1 - 10:00
Depart to Meeting Point
Day 1 - 12:30
Arrived & Lunch at resort
Day 1 - 14:30
Day 1 - 15:30
Day 1 - 16:00
River Cruise along Kinabatangan River
Day 1 - 18:00
Back to Sandakan
Halal food available
Foods & Meal(s) are included during the trip. (Please note that alcohol is always excluded)
Public or private transportation fares : taxi, bts, mrt, etc are included (Please estimate the cost of gasoline or vehicle rental fee, in case of using a private car)
Air ticket and other miscellaneous charges, i.e.: optional activities, extra foods & beverages and etc
Why this trip?
Cruises can be conducted along the river and around the oxbow lake, in search of wildlife such as elephants, primates and different bird species. Bird watches will be amazed and impressed by the rich variety of birdlife here. It is possible to spot water birds such as white egrets, the rare Storm’s Stork, the black crowned Night Heron, the endangered Oriental Darter, several species of kingfisher and many more.
Things to prepare for the trip
Raincoat, cap/hat, insect repellent, sun cream, good walking shoes, socks, (leech socks are available for sale), a pair of sandals, torch light, comfortable cotton T-shirt with long or short pant, binocular, camera, personal toiletries and medications.
Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia
Free Hotel Pickup at
Free Pickup Services in Sandakan,Sabah
How to get there
Taking a grab car or taxi is the fastest and easiest way to get to the meeting point.
We will wait for the rain to stop or else just go if the condition is available.