4D3N Maliau Basin Tour Package – Nepenthes Camp & Waterfalls (Full Board)
Day 01: KOTA KINABALU – MALIAU BASIN (Lunch and Dinner included)
Leave Kota Kinabalu in the morning and enjoy a scenic drive (5 hours). Stop in the small town Keningau, en route to Maliau Basin Conservation Area, for some last minute shopping and continue your journey to the Sabah’s Lost World. Part of the road are still gravel, so be prepared for the bumpy ride. Arrive at the Shell Maliau Reception, lunch and proceed along the gravel road for another 1 hour drive to the Maliau Basin Studies Centre – pygmy elephants and wild cattle (banteng) are frequently seen in this area. Upon arrival, freshen up, then visit the Sky Bridge (400m‐long and suspended 22m above forests floor) and trek the Nature Trail for an introduction of the rainforest. Tonight enjoy a night drive in search of nocturnal wildlife; species most often encountered are clouded leopard, mousedeer, western tarsier etc. Overnight at Maliau Basin Studies Centre (Hostel).
Day 02: AGATHIS CAMP – NEPENTHES CAMP (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner included)
After breakfast, pack up and head to Agathis Camp nestled in hill mixed dipterocarp forest. From Agathis Camp trek through the rainforest for 7 km to reach Nepenthes Camp constructed by the Camel Trophy Expedition in 1993. Upon arrival, visit a 33m high observation platform which provides an opportunity to observe birds at close range and allows breathtaking views of the surrounding forest canopy. Proceed for another 2 hours walk to the beautiful Takob Akob and Giluk Falls. Relax enjoying the surrounding rich vegetation. Return to the Nepenthes Camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 03: AGATHIS CAMP (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner included)
After breakfast, trek to magical heath forest “Garden of Eden” where you can observe several species of endemic and carnivores plants. Return to Agathis Camp. After dinner enjoy a night walk in search of nocturnal animals. Overnight at Agathis Camp
Day 04: MALIAU BASIN – KOTA KINABALU (Breakfast, Lunch incuded)
After breakfast, visit the 4‐storeys Maliau Basin Observation Tower, which offers a spectacular morning views of the rainforest. Journey back to Kota Kinabalu and lunch en route.
4D3N Maliau Basin Tour Package Includes:
THE PRICE INCLUDES:
- Lodge/Jungle Camp basic accommodation for the nights listed in the itinerary
- All transportation to places as per the itinerary
- Meals as stated above – basic meal provided (B: breakfast, L: lunch, D: dinner)
- Conservation Fees on entrance
- English speaking tour guide
- Accompanied by Forest Ranger/Radioman
- Rental of VHF Radio
- Personal Accident Insurance that covers emergency Helicopter Evacuation
- Personal expenditure
- Extra Meals ordered beyond what is provided
- Anything else not specified above in the price includes
- Porters (available on request at a surcharge)
All tours are subject to weather conditions and may be amended without notice to suit the prevailing conditions at time of expedition.
*Rate above is quoted in MYR (Ringgit Malaysia) and does not include the Goods and Service Tax of 6% (GST). Tax will be implemented in the official issued tax invoice.