2 Day 1 Night Discover the wild side of Lower Kinabatangan

Day 1 : Sandakan – Abai, Kinabatangan

1230hrs – Meet at Sandakan airport or your hotel lobby for the transfer to the jetty. 1300hrs – Boat departure from Sandakan Yacht Club Jetty to Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort in Abai, Kinabatangan. The 1.5 hours boat ride will take you across Sandakan Bay passing the historical Berhala island and fishing villages.

1430hrs – Arrive at KWR, check in and enjoy a cup of coffee and local banana fritters while you are briefed about the lodging and the activities. Free at leisure.

1630hrs – Board a smaller boat for a cruise along Kinabatangan river in search of wildlife, and admire the stunning river landscape as the sun sets. If weather permits, we shall continue to observe the fireflies shimmering as the evening falls before we cruise back to resort.

1900hrs –Dinner will be served at the common hall.

2030hrs – After dinner, geared with your headlamp or torchlight, we take a stroll along the boardwalk to look for interesting insects or other wildlife that may turn up after dark.

Day 2 : Abai – Sandakan

0630hrs – Early morning cruise to observe more wildlife and birdlife around the area. Return to the resort for breakfast.

1030hrs – Check out and transfer back to Sandakan by boat.

1200hrs – Arrive at Sandakan Yacht Club jetty; transfer to your respective hotel or Sandakan airport.

Note : Activities are subject to weather condition/departure and arrival time, and may be re-organized to suit operational situation.

This tour package includes

  • 1 night Twin-share room at Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort longhouse, Abai
  • 2 river cruises in Abai, Kinabatangan
  • Land and boat transfers as stated in itinerary
  • Meals as stated in itinerary
  • Guide

This tour package DOES NOT include

  • Airfares
  • Travel Insurance
  • Alcoholic & non-alcoholic beverages, meals not stated in itinerary
  • Tips, porterage and others not stated above