Sandakan Sepilok Orang Utan Monkeys & Kinabatangan River Cruise (Borneo, Malaysia Tour Packages)
Drive for approximately 30 minutes to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Center and and upon arrival, you may witness the habitats and feeding of Orang Utan at the free roaming platform. Next, enjoy a 1 hour boat cruise up to the Lower Kinabatangan River Sanctuary. Indeed, this is a wonderful journey of wildlife discovery such as orang utan, proboscis monkey and many more. The cruise will start from the waters of Sulu Sea of Sandakan Town passing through magnificent scenery of the Mangrove Forest, where you will take your lunch at Abai Jungle Restaurant.
This package includes
- Full day Orang Utan and River Cruise Tour
- Air Conditioned Vehicle (includes complimentary pick up/drop off from hotels)
- Meals as stated (1 Lunch)
- Boat Cruise + Fees
- Entrance Fees & English Speaking Guide
- Tour & Transfer as per itinerary
This package excludes
- Tips to Driver/Guide
- Personal Expenses/Insurance/Shopping
- Camera Fees (where applicable)
- Alcoholic/Soft Drinks
- Please use good walking shoes and comfortable cotton T-Shirt with long or short pant.
- Activities/Itinerary is subject to change to best meet operational situations
- Please bring along mosquito repellent, comfortable walking shoes, camera
- Please bring along Insect repellent, raincoat (umbrella not recommended), hat, binocular and sun screen (sweat proof)
- Tours are based on SIC (seat-in-coach)
Day 1: (-/L/-)
- 0800 Meet and Greet at Sandakan City/Hotel or Meet upon Arrival at the Sandakan Airport (preferably on MH2042 ETA0810hrs). Drive for approximately 30-40 minutes to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre. Proceed to the free roaming area feeding platform. AT 1000, enjoy the moments of feeding the Orang Utans. At this centre, you may observe “the Orang Utan” (being rehabilitated) so that they can roam freely in the wilds again. Also, take in the fresh air and experience a walk in the Tropical Lowland Dipterocarp Forest of Borneo.
- 1100 Transfer to Sandakan Jetty
- 1200 Enjoy a 1 hour boat cruise up to the Lower Kinabatangan River Sanctuary. This is a wonderful journey of discovery which starts from the waters of Sulu Sea of Sandakan Town through a magnificent scenery of the Mangrove Forest, where you will take your lunch at Abai Jungle Restaurant.
- Noon Lunch
- 1400 After lunch, enjoy a cruise in search of the Endemic Proboscis Monkeys, Birds and other wildlife.
- pm Transfer to Sandakan City/Hotel/Airport (recommended flight – departs at 1900)