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SUKAU - TABIN WILDLIFE EXPERIENCE

Code : BB7H
Duration : 5D4N
Minimum pax : 2 pax
Valid till : 31st Mar 2015
Includes : Tours and transfers, accommodations and meals as specified, entrance fees and English speaking guide.
Excludes : Domestic airfare, camera fee and items not mentioned.
Price per pax : MYR 3,720.00 MYR 0.00
Single Supplement : MYR 1,218.00
High Season Surcharge:MYR 160.00 At Sukau Rainforest Lodge (July & August)
     
     
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A tour which focuses on the contrast between riparian and lowland rainforest, with great opportunities for education and wildlife sightings. A plethora of possibilities awaits as wildlife carry on day-to-day activities in a controlled and sustained environment, to avoid the impact on the surrounding. Tabin is well known for its bird life, so bring along your specialised gear to seize this opportunity.

DAY 01
  • On arrival at Sandakan Airport, transfer to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre. Walk ten minutes through the rainforest on wooden boardwalks to witness the feeding of the orang utans at 1000hrs, and then proceed to watch a video show.
  • After lunch, transfer to Sandakan jetty for 2½ hours boat journey to the multi awards winning Sukau Rainforest Lodge along Sabah's longest river, Kinabatangan with opportunity to view birds and wildlife. Take a river cruise using electric motor in search of wildlife and birds. Enjoy candle light dinner overlooking the riverbank followed by slide show and interpretation by naturalist guide.

Meal : Lunch & Dinner

Overnight at Sukau Rainforest Lodge

DAY 02
  • Take a 0600hrs morning river cruise up the Kinabatangan River to Kelenanap oxbow lake to view more birds and wildlife.
  • After breakfast, proceed for an educational tour along our Hornbill Boardwalk located behind the lodge with our in-house naturalist. In the afternoon, we proceed for another river cruise for more wildlife.

Meal : Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

TIPS : Try the lodge's rejuvenating Foot Spa Treatment (with a service fee)

Overnight at Sukau Rainforest Lodge

DAY 03
  • Proceed 27 km overland to Gomantong Caves. Trek 20 minutes through the rainforest to the cave entrance to learn about the cave faunas including bats, swiftlets and crabs among others. When in season, witness the collecting of birds' nests by the local people.
  • Transfer from Lahad Datu to Tabin Wildlife Reserve on gravel road for about one hour drive. In the afternoon, visit the Lipad mud volcano. Trek to the elevated bare area of the mud volcano that is known to be frequented by wildlife and birds. Walk up the Observation Tower for wildlife viewing or bird photography. After dinner, there will be night activities to look out for nocturnal wildlife.

Meal : Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Overnight at Tabin Wildlife Resort

DAY 04
  • Today, we trek through the lush green jungle to visit Lipad's Waterfall. Take a dip in the natural pool. Explore the surrounding vegetation or just relax.
  • Return to base in the afternoon. At dusk, go for bird watching within the reserve.
  • After dinner, look out for nocturnal wildlife on a different route.

Meal : Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Overnight at Tabin Wildlife Resort

DAY 05
  • After breakfast, stroll to the nearby rock pool or riverside. Choose to take a dip in the water or simply immerse yourself in nature.
  • Transfer to Lahad Datu Airport for late afternoon flight to Kota Kinabalu.

Meal : Breakfast & Lunch


NOTE !
  • Please ensure you are holding air ticket.
  • Please bring along swimwear, change of clothes, binoculars, drinking water bottle, insect repellent, leech socks, long sleeve shirts and long pants, short pants, raincoat, sun hat, comfortable trekking shoes (two pairs needed), torchlight, personal toiletries and camera.