Animal lovers assemble! This 11 day discovery tour is full to the brim with local flora and fauna, landmark highlights, and plenty of free time to get out and explore the island’s cities. It doesn’t stop there, you will also be given the ultimate gift of visiting beautiful national parks and local communities, enjoying a sneak peek into the local Bornean way of life.
This tour will bring you up close to an array of Borneo’s amazing animals. See the way the locals care for the welfare of their native animals at wildlife sanctuaries across the island. See the world's smallest bear at the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre, experience an intimate morning orangutan feeding in the forest, and spend time exploring the Sepilok Orangutan Sanctuary. Prepare to be visually blown away when driving through the Crocker Range, with great scenic visuals of the range’s highest peak, Mount Kinabalu. Plus, enjoy leisurely days in exotic Kota Kinabalu, snorkel in translucent blue water at Manukan Island, and indulge in fish foot massages, plus enjoy up to three exciting river cruises where you have a chance to spot unique animals in the wild.
Includes return international flights, nine nights quality hotel and lodge accommodation, 23 meals (including dinner in an English-style tea house), English speaking tour guides, and more.
Day 1: New Zealand - Kota Kinabalu, Borneo
Day 2: Kota Kinabalu free day
Day 3: Manukan Island
Day 4: Mari-Mari Cultural Village tour
Day 5: Kota Kinabalu - Kinabalu National Park - Kundasang War Memorial Park - Ranau
Day 6: Sabah Tea - Sukau - Kinabatangan river cruise
Day 7: Sunrise Ow Bow river cruise - Gomantong Cave - afternoon Kinabatangan cruise
Day 8: Depart to Sandakan - Sepilok/SunBear - Sandakan
Day 9: Labuk Bay Proboscis Santuary and Rainforest Discovery Centre
Day 10: Sandakan, Borneo - New Zealand
Day 11: Arrive in New Zealand
This travel offer is priced for one person based on twin share. For a full list of terms and conditions please speak to your World Travellers consultant.