Day 1 - Kota Kinabalu
Meet and assist upon arrival at Kota Kinabalu International Airport, proceed for a tour of the city with a scenic drive through its capital. See many places of interests in the city centre such as the Wisma Tun Mustapha (Sabah Foundation Building), University Malaysia Sabah, Sabah State and City Mosque and the Sabah Museum for the historical and cultural aspects of the indigenous people. Transfer to hotel/resort for check in.
Evening, transfer for dinner at a local restaurant enhance with cultural dance.
Overnight at city hotel.
Day 2 - Jambatan Tamparuli / Kinabalu Park, Poring & Desa
0730 hrs - After breakfast pick-up from hotel lobby for Kinabalu Park/Hot Spring tour. This tour brings you across mountainous Crocker Range with panoramic view of the countryside and soaring hills. Whilst enroute to Jambatan Tamparuli, Pekan Nabalu, Kinabalu Park, you can catch the magnificent sight of Mount Kinabalu, South East Asia highest peak. The Park is a World Heritage Site with incredible mega bio-diversity of flora and fauna, a heaven for nature enthusiasts.
On arrival, enjoy a guided nature trek along one of the many trails in the park before proceeding to Poring Hot Springs which offers visitors the opportunity for an invigorating dip into its hot sulphur springs.
Depart from Poring to Desa Dairy Farm – located at the foothill of Mt.Kinabalu, at the mesilau plateau, Kundasang, Ranau. Desa Dairy Farm provides good education to understand how fresh milk is being processed from raw to finish product. The best time to visit the farm is around 2.30pm as milking session starting at 3pm every day. You can see all the cows are lining up waiting for milking.
Return to Kundasang and journey back to Kota Kinabalu Evening, transfer for dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight at city hotel.
Day 3 - Mari – Mari Cultural Village
0900 hrs - The village is located about 25 minutes away from the city. Journey will take you to long roads surrounded by a rich spectrum of greenery and overarched by wild blue skies. In the village, the colors of cultural diversity is our pride, where you can savor the soul of Sabah.
Upon arrival at the entrance, you will be ushered to the warmth of different homes of the ethnicities of Sabah. Each home was built by descendants of the tribes they represent and offer you a truly genuine experience seeing everything in and around the village lends to its magical powers of taking you back in time. Not only does this village portray these tribes through the architectural genius of their traditional houses, but also a range of simulated lives of the olden epoch by the residents of the village. Acquaint yourself with each tribe as they let you come into their house and their simple yet intricate lives. Return to hotel and rest of the afternoon is at your own leisure.
Evening, transfer for dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight at city hotel.
Day 4 - Manukan / Sapi Island Excursion
0900 hrs - Pick up from hotel lobby and transfer to jetty
0930 hrs - Board boat for about 10-15minutes to Manukan Island. Free to swim and snorkel on your own. Spend designated time at Manukan and hop boat to Sapi Island - popularly known of Tunku Abdul Rahman Park's island being the popular for snorkeling. Spend the day for your own leisure: swimming, snorkeling and just laze yourself or suntan at the white sandy beach. Short and simple trails are available for your own option if you wish. A sumptuous BBQ is served for your lunch on the island.
After lunch, continue your free leisure.
1500 hrs - Standby at the island jetty for departure. Note: Recommended items to bring: insect repellent, drinking water, hat, sun block, camera or video, swim wear, towel and good walking shoes or sandals. Evening, transfer for dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight at city hotel.
Day 5 - Departure Kota Kinabalu
After breakfast at hotel, the rest of the day is free at your leisure till departure transfer to Kota Kinabalu International Airport.