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Best Of Borneo

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highlights
  • Watch the sunrise from the top of Mt Kinabalu
  • Spot wildlife on a jungle walk
  • Explore the Mulu caves
  • Overnight in a traditional village
The Best of Borneo tour starts in Kota kinabalu and ends in Kuching. The Best of Borneo is an Explorer tour that takes 14 days taking you from Kota kinabalu to Kuching and through 7 other destinations in Malaysia. The Best of Borneo tour includes accommodation, staff & experts, meals included, transport and some activities. Please see the Includes section for more information.

Still wild and mysterious even after all these years, Borneo is one of those places that’s become synonymous with adventure travel. Come see what all the fuss is about on this 14-day journey through the Malaysian states of Sarawak and Sabah. There, you’ll encounter wild orangutans, proboscis monkeys, and other creatures of the rainforest, visit hot springs and waterfalls, and get a better understanding of the local Dayak people by spending the night in a traditional village. Adventure never goes out of style; it just becomes more classic.
Is this tour for me?
Travel Style: Classic

All of the highlights, culture, access, and I-can’t-believe-we-did-that moments, all at a great price.

Service Level: Standard

Comfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.

Physical Grading: 3 - Average

Some tours may include light hiking, biking, rafting, or kayaking in addition to walking.

Trip Type: Small Group

Group trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip. Check individual trips for details.

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what’s included Accommodation
  • Simple hotels/guesthouses (8 nts), homestay (3 nts), national park lodges/mountain huts (2 nts, multi-share).
Meals Included
  • 12 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 5 dinners
Transport
  • Private van, boat, walking, public minibus, plane, 4x4 vehicle.
Staff & experts
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.
Included activities
  • Recharge: Poring Hot Springs Visit, Poring Hot Springs
  • Local Living: Iban Village Homestay, Kampong Mentu Pundok
  • Traditional dinner in a local home (Kota Kinabalu)
  • Beach time in Kudat
  • Mt Kinabalu hike, including entrance, climbing permits, and guides
  • Wildlife boat tour (Weston)
  • Mulu cave visit
  • Semenggoh Nature Reserve and orangutan visit (Kuching)
  • Internal flights
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
what’s excluded
  • International Flights
  • Any international flights to Kota kinabalu and from Kuching are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel Insurance
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Best of Borneo tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
Tour details
Booking Type Instant Booking  
Duration 14 days
Tour Type Group Tour - Max 15 participants
guiding method Live guide/instructor
Guide Language English
Starts/Ends Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia/Kuching, Malaysia
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Good to know Travel Insurance

The Best of Borneo tour requires that you have a travel insurance covering emergency evacuation and repatriation. If you do not already have a travel insurance please do get in touch with us after booking and we will help you.


Visa

For this Best of Borneo tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

Cancellation No additional cancellation fees apply for this Best of Borneo tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 62 days of departure.
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