Scintillating Sabah

Scintillating Sabah- 7 days 5 days in Sabah and 2 days in exciting Kuala Lumpur

DAY 1 Begin your 'Scintillating Sabah' Tour Fly to Malaysia

Welcome to Sabah. As you arrive at BKI Airport our local representative will greet you and take you to your hotel. The day is free for you to explore the city on your own. Overnight at Hotel in Kota Kinabalu.

DAY 2 City tour of Kota Kinabalu

After a early buffet breakfast, we take you for a city tour of Kota Kinabalu, the state capital of Sabah - popularly called the 'Land below the wind'. Observe the bird's eyes view of Kota Kinabalu from Signal Hill. Therafter, we proceed to Sabah Foundation building - one of the few hanging structure in the world. We take a brief stop at the Buddhist Temple and then visit the Sabah State Museum, which displays artefacts from Sabah's past and modern works of art that speak of a vibrant dynamic present.

Our city tour takes us past by the state mosque. This resplendent structure with it's majestic structure domes and gold motifs is a spectacular site. We then drive to Tanjung Aru to see the imposing sites of long sandy beach. The rest of the day is kept free for you to explore the city on your own. Overnight at Hotel in Kota Kinabalu.

DAY 3 Visit Gaya and Sapi Islands

After a early buffet breakfast, our representative takes you to the jetty to board the boat to Gaya Island. Gaya Island is the largest among the beautiful sun-spoilt islands of Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park. It is the richest of the five islands in wildlife. Long-tailed macaques, pied hornbills, wild boar, and monitor lizards can be sighted here. The tour to Gaya Island is characterized by lowland dipterocarp forest and takes you through a mangrove swamp. We take a fascinating trek through this unspoilt tropical rainforest on a raised wooden planked walkway. We then proceed by boat to Sapi Island. You may enjoy a swim or go snorkelling in the crystal clear waters of the South China Sea. Later we return to hotel. Overnight at Hotel in Kota Kinabalu.

DAY 4 Day free Visit Kota Kinabalu Park and Poring Springs

After a buffet breakfast, day is kept free to explore the city on your own. Or take this opportunity to see the famous Mt. Kota Kinabalu - Malaysia' first World Heritage. We first drive to Poring Hot Springs, where a Park Ranger will take you on a guided canopy walk (100-200 feet above the forest floor). Stroll amidst the treetops of the Menggaris Tree - the king of the forest and admire the view of the rain forest. If you are lucky, you may see the world's biggest flower - Rafflesia.

This exotic flower takes 15 months to bud and lasts only for 7 days in bloom. After a nice walk, soak away the aches of your muscles in the hot sulphuric minerals of this springs.

Later, enjoy lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, we proceed to Kinabalu Park, located at the base of Mount Kinabalu. Standing at 4095.2 m above sea level, it is the highest mountain in South East Asia. Kinabalu Park is a favourite site for nature lovers from around the world. Its foothills and surroundings have an incredible diversity of flora and fauna. Step into wonderland park and follow any of the numerous trails. Visit the Exhibition Centre and Mountain Garden and learn more on the natural wonders of the national park. Being the most explored place in borneo, new discoveries of rare and endemic plants are constantly being made here. On your way back to your hotel in Kota Kinabalu, we stop at Nabalu Native Market where you can buy native handicraft items as souvenir. Overnight at Hotel in Kota Kinabalu

DAY 5 Fly to Kuala Lumpur

After a buffet breakfast, we check out of the hotel and drive to BKI Airport for our flight to Kuala Lumpur. Our local representative will be waiting outside the airport to welcome you and to take you to your hotel. Your hotel has been carefully chosen. Overnight at Hotel in Kuala Lumpur.

DAY 6 Day free for shopping in Kuala Lumpur

Enjoy a buffet breakfast at your hotel, the day has been specially kept free for you to go shopping in Kuala Lumpur. Kuala Lumpur offers the best shopping bargains for clothes, footwear, watches, electronics, computers, cosmetics or cameras. Visit the many shopping plazas - Lot 10, BB, Suria KLCC, Sungai Wang or Putra Place. Overnight at Hotel in Kuala Lumpur.

DAY 7 Return home with wonderful memories

After a buffet breakfast, we check out of the hotel and drive you to the airport for your flight back home. It's time to say goodbye to all the new friends you have made. We hope you take back many happy memories of your Tour.