Let's spend a night and enjoy the cool and refreshing mountain air, looking at majestic Mount Kinabalu while enjoy a cup of coffee from the hotel room balcony. The Mount Kinabalu is the highest peak between the Himalayans and the Irian Jaya. Guided by our experience tour guide for the nature trails to listen the sound of the jungle and observe nature plants, trees, orchids and butterflies. Kinabalu Park boasts an estimated 6000 species of vascular plants which includes 1500 species of orchids, 77 of which are endemic to Kinabalu Park. The tour covers with another interesting natural wonder, the Poring Hot Spring located 47 km away from Kinabalu Park is an abundant area with natural spring where hot sulfurous water emit from the ground. You may also thrill your heart with the canopy walkway, where suspension bridges are fixed at the top of the canopy for about 40 meter above the ground.
As a added value for the tour, we will also bring you to our Kundasang War Memorial Park, this was one of the first memorials to commemorate the brave Australian and British Prisoners of War (POWs) who died in Sandakan and during the infamous death marches to Ranau during World War II.
Meet and greet by our experience tour guide and proceed for the nature heritage tour. Journey will take more or less 2 hours passing the villages, paddy fields along mountainous roads that wind along the Crocker range, the world youngest non-volcanic mountain.
Stop over at Nabalu Market for a collection of native stalls selling fruits, local produces and handicraft where bargaining skill is needed here.
Arrive at Kinabalu Park and proceed to exhibition hall and a walk to mountain garden, to witness the bio-diversity of flora and fauna in Kinabalu Park. A visit to the Kundasang War memorial park, these parks are made up of four beautiful gardens - the Australian Garden, the English Garden, the Borneo Garden and the Contemplation Garden and Pool - to represent the different nationalities. You may also opt to view a brief video on the history of the Sandakan Death March.
After the tour, depart to mountain resort OR similar for check-in.
Check-out after the breakfast and depart to Poring Hot Spring for a jungle walk to the canopy walkway where you may thrill your weak heart above the 40 meter high above the ground. The walk may lead you a little bit tired and sore muscle where you may have the opportunity to soak yourselves into the sulfurous spring to stimulate your tired body.
A visit to Orchid conservation centre and Tropical Garden where you may have a chance to meet up Wild Man of Borneo - Orang Utan. Lunch is provided and thereafter return to Kota Kinabalu.