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    9-Day Ultimate Borneo Wildlife Adventure
    8 Nights
    From $3,132* Per Person Twin Share
    Guided or Independent
    Borneo is home to some of the world's most iconic wildlife including the orangutan, elephants, giant crocodiles, critically endangered sea turtles and eleven species of magnificent hornbills.

    This nine-day ultimate Borneo wildlife adventure takes you to three of Borneo's hottest wildlife locations where you will be immersed in an amazing wildlife experience.

    It all starts with Tabin Wildlife Reserve, home of Malaysian Borneo's last rhino. Following Tabin, you will visit the Kinabatangan River where you will have the chance to see crocodiles and the endemic proboscis monkey. Your final stop will be a beautiful tropical island called Libaran. On Libaran, also known as Turtle Island, you will spend your time learning about sea turtles and if you are lucky you will get to release baby sea turtles as they begin their long journey into the open ocean.
    Your Package Includes: Itinerary Highlights

    Your Package Includes:

    Itinerary Highlights

    Your Package Includes:

    Your Package Includes:

    • 8 nights accommodation – in 4 Star accomodations
    • 12 activities
    • 8 breakfasts, 7 lunches and 8 dinners
    • Airport transfer
    • Entrance fees
    • Ground transportation
    • Licensed English speaking guides
    Itinerary Highlights

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Night safari in search of nocturnal wildlife and birds.
    • Lipad Mud Volcano
    • Visit to the Orangutan release centre to learn about orangutan rehabilitation before you continue on to the trailhead for a hike to Lipad Waterfall.
    • Kinabatangan River & Oxbow Lake Morning Cruise
    • Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre
    • Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre
    • Rainforest Discovery Centre
    Valid for travel
    Flexible - Subject to availability
    Offer expires
    31 May 2023 unless sold prior

    Itinerary

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    Day 1

    Begin Your Borneo Wildlife Adventure

    Upon arrival at Sandakan airport, meet our driver outside the arrival gate. They will transfer you to Four Points Sandakan. You can spend the rest of the day exploring the old colonial city or relax at your hotel.

    Day 2

    Sandakan to Tabin Wildlife Resort

    Check out and transfer overland for 4.5 hours to go deep into the jungle on your Borneo wildlife adventure. In the afternoon, trek to the active Lipad Mud Volcano which provides a mineral salt lick for wildlife. The elevated bare area of the mud volcano is frequented by wildlife and birds. After dinner, enjoy a CD presentation on Tabin’s natural wonders, followed by a night safari to look for nocturnal

    Day 3

    Tabin Wildlife Resort

    Take a morning walk to discover some of Tabin’s rich collection of almost 300 bird species. After breakfast, trek through the lush green rainforest known for its rich diversity of plants and animal species to visit Lipad Waterfall. In the afternoon, try out the Tabin Rainforest foot soak made with a natural blend of herbs to relax tired muscles after long jungle treks. In the evening, you’ll go on a dusk drive to look out for more nocturnal wildlife.

    Day 4

    Tabin Wildlife Resort

    Jungle walks nearby the resort in the morning and afternoon. After dinner, followed by a night safari to look out for nocturnal wildlife and birds

    Day 5

    Tabin Wildlife Resort to Kinabatangan River

    Check out and transfer to your next destination, Nature Lodge Kinabatangan. Journey time from Tabin Wildlife Resort is around 4.5 hours to reach the river. Upon arrival, there will be a lodge orientation. In the late afternoon, you will proceed for the river cruise at around .:00 pm in search of wildlife along the river banks. After dinner, take a night walk around the lodge area.

    Day 6

    Kinabatangan River

    The morning river cruise will take you out in search of more wildlife and birds. Return from the cruise and enjoy breakfast. After breakfast, there will be a briefing on the morning guided walk around the lodge. Then, take another afternoon cruise at 4.00 pm along the Kinabatangan River for more wildlife sightseeing. Continue with night walk around the lodge area after the cruise.

    Day 7

    Kinabatangan River to Sepilok

    Check out and transfer to Sepilok. Visit the Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre for a close-up of our closest relatives, the orangutan. The newly-opened Sunbear Centre has a wealth of information on sun bears and the rescue work that is in place for sun bears here. In the afternoon, visit the excellent canopy walk at the Rainforest Discovery for some wildlife and bird watching.

    Day 8

    Sepilok to Libaran Island

    Check out and transfer to Sandakan Yacht Club and transfer by boat to Libaran Island. Upon arrival on Libaran island, you’ll be free to explore this island paradise. Catch the stunning sunset over the ocean and once the sun is down, assist with releasing baby turtles. If you’re lucky, the ranger will call with a mother turtle coming to shore.

    Day 9

    Departure

    Enjoy your breakfast by the beach and then check out. Transfer by boat to Sandakan Yacht Club, continue with the transfer overland to Sandakan airport to go to your next destination.

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    * Conditions

    **Tailored made package for dates that suit you – subject to availability

    Advertised prices are per person, correct at time of publication and are subject to availability and change and can be withdrawn or amended at any time without notification due to fluctuations in charges, taxes and currency. Offer is valid on new bookings only and expires until sold out. Please check current COVID-19 travel restrictions for the destination you wish to visit before departure. Other conditions apply. Please view the TravelManagers general terms and conditions here and contact me for further details.

     

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