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ECOP-KK-09
Proboscis Monkeys & Fireflies Tour
1330 - 2100 hrs  (Dinner)
 

Highlights : Proboscis Monkeys, Long Tail Macaques, Water Birds and River Cruise
Pick up from hotel for a 2 hours relaxing drive southward to Beaufort; passing paddy fields, mangrove forests, local villages and secluded beaches. Arrive at Garama Jetty. After some light refreshment, take a boat ride in search of the proboscis monkeys in their mangrove forest habitat.

Other wildlife sighted here includes the long tail macaques, silver leaf monkeys, water birds and monitor lizards. You may also see water buffalos bathing or swimming across the river.

Return to jetty for a local dinner. After dinner, watch the dazzling sight of nature’s display of lights – fireflies lining the riverbanks and sparkling like Christmas trees on a moonless night.

Transfer back to Kota Kinabalu
Package Includes Transportation, River Cruise,  Dinner and  Guide
Other Notes Pick up time from outskirt hotels will be 1.30 p.m.
Eco Paradise Tours & Travel reserves the right to change or cancel tour should condition  beyond  our control render it necessary.
ECOP-SDK-02
Sandakan Safari
2 Days 1 Night (Full Board)
 
Tour highlights : Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre, Proboscis Monkeys & Wildlife Cruise, Gomantong Cave and Nature City Tour

Proboscis Monkeys

Day 1 (Sepilok/Sukau)
Orang Utan Meet on arrival at Sandakan Airport (Via MH2042 from Kota Kinabalu ETA 0810hrs) and proceed to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitaion Centre to experience a close encounter with the remarkable “Wild Man of Borneo”. Here tamed Orang Utans are rehabilitated to become wild in their natural habitat. 1000hrs. feeding of Orang Utans. Lunch at the Centre’s cafeteria before continuing journey pass the countryside; meandering through oil palm plantations and rainforest to reach riverine Sukau.

Late in the afternoon, a river cruise along Sabah’s longest river, the Kinabatangan will take you to the home ground of the Proboscis Monkeys; amidst an array of other wildlife like birds, reptiles, other species of monkeys and Borneo diverse rainforest flora. Overnight at lodge in Sukau.

Day 2 (Gomantong Cave/City Tour) Gomantong Cave
A leisure morning followed by breakfast. The Gomantong Caves on the way back to Sandakan is the next stop where you get to explore the largest and one of the most fascinating birds’ nest cave in Sabah. This is where the edible birds’ nest, a Chinese delicacy is collected. Lunch at Sandakan; followed by a short nature city tour covering the various historical landmarks including local fishing village built on stilts over the water and the popular Puh Jih Syh Chinese Temple. Transfer to the airport for your flight back to Kota Kinabalu (MH2047 ETD1640hrs).
Tour Includes Land Transfers, Meals as stated, Accommodation, Entrance Fee & Guide
Tour Excludes Domestic airfare and items not stated
What to Bring Good Walking Shoes, Rain Coat, Hat, Sun Block, Insect Repellant, Personal Toiletries, Torch Light, Extra Clothings and Binoculars (optional)
Other Notes Pick up time from outskirt hotels will be 1.30 p.m.
Eco Paradise Tours & Travel reserves the right to change or cancel tour should condition  beyond  our control render it necessary.

ECOP-SDK-03
Turtle  Island  Escapade
2 Days 1 Night (Full Board)
 
Tour highlights : Selingan Turtle Island, Sepilok Orang Utan, Nature City Tour
Day 1
Sandakan / Turtle Island

Meet on arrival at Sandakan Airport (MH2042 - ETA 0810hrs from Kota Kinabalu). Transfer to jetty for boat ride to Selingan Turtle Island (approx. 75 minutes journey). Upon arrival, register at Turtle Island Park HQ before checking into chalet. After lunch at cafeteria, spend the rest of the day relaxing, swimming or snorkeling at the nearby reef. After dinner, wait for rangers’ signal to observe turtles coming ashore to lay their eggs. Transfer eggs to hatchery. Opportunity to watch the release of baby turtles into the sea if there are young hatchlings. Overnight at Turtle Island

Day 2
Turtle Island / Sandakan / Sepilok

0700hrs Depart Turtle Island for Sandakan. After breakfast, proceed overland to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre to experience a close encounter with the remarkable “Wildman of Borneo”. Jungle trek for 10 minutes through the primary lowland dipterocarp forest of Borneo to reach the feeding platform. Here, baby Orang Utans are rehabilitated to become wild in their natural habitat. 1000hrs Feeding of Orang Utans by Park rangers. 1100hrs Return to Sandakan. Lunch at local restaurant or hotel. After lunch, drive up hill to the Puh Jih Syh Chinese Buddhist Temple which is situated 300M above sea level and offers a panoramic view of the Sandakan Bay. After visit, transfer to airport for your flight back to Kota Kinabalu. (MH2709 - ETD1415hrs).
Tour Includes Land & boat transfers in Sandakan, Meals as stated, Twin-share accommodation, Entrance fees and Guide
What to bring Swim wear, Torch, Sandals, Insect repellant, Sun block, Hat, Comfortable walking shoes, Personal toiletries, Cotton T-shirts with long or short pants
Other Notes Only camera of unaided flash is allowed for photo taking of turtles. Visitors are forbidden to walk around island alone between 6.00pm to 6.00am.
Camera and Video Camera fees apply at Sepilok Centre.
Eco Paradise Tours & Travel reserves the right to change or cancel tour should condition beyond our control renders it necessary

ECOP-SDK-04
Kinabatangan Wildlife Safari (Sukau by boat)
2 Days / 1 Night


Tour highlights : Sepilok Orang Utan, Sukau By Boat, Proboscis Monkeys & Wildlife Cruise & Nature City Tour
Day 1
Sepilok Orang Utan / To Sukau By Boat
Orang Utan
Meet on arrival at Sandakan Airport (MH2042 from KotaKinabalu ETA0815 hrs). Take a 30 minutes drive to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre. Trek for about 10 minutes through the tropical lowland dipterocarp forest of Borneo to reach the free roaming area feeding platform. Experience a close encounter with the remarkable “Wildman of Borneo”. Here, baby Orang Utans are rehabilitated to become wild in their natural habitat. 1000hrs Feeding of Orang Utans. 1100hrs Depart Sepilok and transfer to jetty in Sandakan

1145hrs Take a one hour boat cruise up the Lower Kinabatangan River Sanctuary where you will have lunch at Abai Village. This is a wonderful journey of discovery which starts from the waters of the Sulu Sea of Sandakan Town through a magnificent scenery of the Mangrove Forest. After lunch, cruise up river to Sukau village in search of primates notably the endemic Proboscis Monkeys, birds and other wildlife. Arrive Sukau, check in at Kinabatangan Riverside Lodge. Late afternoon, an option to take another cruise to Menanggul River, a small tributary of the Kinabatangan. Return to lodge for dinner and overnight at Sukau.

Day 2
From Sukau By Boat / Sandakan

KingfisherAfter breakfast, cruise down byboat back to Sandakan. Another chance for wildlife sightings during this approximately 2.5 hours journey. Upon arrival at jetty, drive up hill to the Puh Jih Syh Chinese Temple which is situated 300M above sea level and offers a panoramic view ofSandakan Bay. After tour, lunch at local restaurant or hotel before transfer to airport for your flight back to Kota Kinabalu. (MH2709 ETD1415 hrs)
Tour Includes Land & boat transfers in Sandakan, Meals as stated, Accommodation at Sukau, Entrance Fees & Guide
What to Bring Good walking shoes, Comfortable cotton T-shirt with long or short pants, Hat, Insect Repellant, Raincoat, Sun block, Binoculars (optional)
Other Notes Camera & Video Camera Fees apply at Sepilok Centre. Eco Paradise Tours & Travel reserves the right to alter or cancel tour should condition beyond our control render it necessary

 

ECOP-SDK-05
Sandakan Safari Extravaganza
3 Days / 2 Nights (Full Board)


Tour highlights : Selingan Turtle Island, Sepilok Orang Utan, Kinabatangan / Sukau by boat & Nature City Tour
Day 1
Selingan Turtle Island

Meet on arrival at Sandakan Airport (MH2042 ETA 0810hrs). Transfer to jetty for a 75 minutes boat ride to Selingan Island. Upon arrival, register at the Turtle Island Park HQ before checking into chalet. After lunch at cafetaria, spend the rest of the day relaxing, swimming or snorkeling at the nearby reefs. After dinner, wait for Park Ranger’s signal to observe turtle coming ashore to lay their eggs. Transfer eggs to the hatchery. Opportunity to watch the release of baby turtles into the sea if there are young hatchlings. Overnight at island chalet

Day 2
Sepilok / Kinabatangan, Sukau

Baby OrangUtan 0700 hrs: Depart Turtle Island for Sandakan. After breakfast,take a 30 minutes drive to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre. Trek through the tropical lowland dipterocarp forest of Borneo to reach the free roaming area platform. An opportunity to experience a close encounter with the remarkable “Wildman of Borneo”. Here, baby Orang Utans are rehabilitated to become wild in their natural habitat. 1000hrs - Feeding of Orang Utans. 1100hrs. Depart Sepilok and transfer to jetty in Sandakan
1145 hrs: Take a one hour boat cruise up the Lower Kinabatangan River Sanctuary where you will have lunch at Abai Village. This is a wonderful journey of discovery which starts from the waters of the Sulu Sea of Sandakan Town through a magnificient scenery of the Mangrove Forest. After lunch, cruise up river to Sukau village in search of primates notably the endemic Proboscis Monkeys, birds and other wildlife. Arrive Sukau, check in at Kinabatangan Riverside Lodge. Late afternoon, an option to take another cruise to Menanggul River, a small tributary of the Kinabatangan. Return to lodge for dinner and overnight at Sukau

Day 3
Sukau / By Boat to Sandakan

After breakfast, cruise down by boat to Sandakan. Another chance for wildlife sightings during this 2.5 hours journey. Upon arrival at jetty, drive up hill to the Puh Jih Syh Chinese Temple ; situated 300M above sea level and offers a panoramic view of the Sandakan Bay. Lunch before transfer to airport for your flight back to Kota Kinabalu. (MH2709 ETD1415hrs)
Tour Includes Land & boat transfers in Sandakan, Twin-share accommodation, Meals as stated, Entrance Fees and Guide
What to bring Good walking shoes, Sandals, Insect repellant, Raincoat, Hat, Torch, Sun block, Personal toiletries, Comfortable clothes & binoculars (optional)
Other Notes Only camera of unaided flash is allowed for taking photographs of turtles. Video / Digital cameras are not permitted. Camera/Video Camera fee applies at Sepilok Centre.
Eco Paradise Tours & Travel reserves the right to change or cancel tour should condition beyond our control render it necessary

ECOP-SDK-06
Abai Wildlife Safari
2 Days / 1 Nights (Full Board)
Day 1
0800hrs : Pick up from Hotel in Sandakan or meet on arrival at Sandakan Airport (Preferably on MH2042 ETA 0810hrs). Take a 30 minutes drive to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre.
1000hrs: Feeding of Orang Utans. At this centre, observe man’s closest relative “ the Orang Utan “ being rehabilitated to become wild in their natural habitat and experience a walk in the tropical lowland dipterocarp forest of Borneo.
1100hrs: Depart Sepilok and transfer to jetty in Sandakan. 1145hrs Take a one hour boat cruise up to the Lower Kinabatangan River Sanctuary where you will take your lunch at Abai Jungle Restaurant. This is a wonderful journey of discovery which starts from the water of Sulu Sea of Sandakan Town through a magnificent scenery of the Mangrove Forest.
After lunch: Relax at our nature boardwalk before enjoying an afternoon cruise in search of wildlife. After dinner, a night cruise will lead you to the dazzling sight of fireflies lighting up like Christmas tree. Overnight at Abai Jungle Lodge

Day 2
Wake up by the calls of nature. Join an early morning river trip to Pitas Lake to observe wildlife and experience the uniqueness of Pitas Oxbow Lake. After breakfast, return to Sandakan by boat. Upon arrival at Sandakan jetty, drive uphill to the famous Puh Jih Syh Chinese Buddhist Temple, which is situated 300M ASL and offers a panoramic view of the Sandakan Bay. Lunch at local restaurant or hotel before transfer to airport for your departure flight (MH2709 ETD 1415hrs)

Tour Includes Land & boat transfers in Sandakan, Twin-sharing accommodation at Abai Village, Meals as stated, Activities as stated, Entrance Fee & Guide
What to bring Good walking shoes, Comfortable clothes, Hat, Insect repellant, Raincoat and Sun block
Other Notes Camera & Video Camera Fees apply at Sepilok. Eco Paradise Tours & Travel reserves the right to alter or cancel tour should condition beyond our control render it necessary

ECOP-LDU-02
Tabin Wildlife Observation n Nature
3 Days / 2 Nights (Full Board)
Tour highlights: Tabin Wildlife Reserve, Lipad Mud Volcano, Night Animals Spotting & Bird Watching.
Day 1
Transfer from Lahad Datu to Tabin Wildlife Reserve. Upon arrival, check in and rest. In the afternoon, trek through the jungle to the elevated bare area of the Lipad mud volcano where elephants, deers, wild boars and birds frequent upon. Animals footprints can be identified here. After dinner, do not miss out on the night safari in search of nocturnal wildlife and birds.
Day 2
After breakfast, explore part of the route leading to Tabin's core area. Spot the variety of birds and wildlife within this undisturbed primary lowland dipterocarp rainforest. Lipad waterfall ahead where you can relax and enjoy your packed lunch.
Return to base. After dinner, enjoy another night safari on a different route.

Day 3
After breakfast, relax in the nearby rock pool or river; or simply enjoy nature at its best. After lunch, check out and depart for Lahad Datu.
Tour Includes Scheduled return transfer between Lahad Datu/Tabin/Lahad Datu, meals as stated, guided tours and activities, accommodation and entry permit
What to bring Insect repellant, leech socks, long sleeve shirts and long pants, raincoat, sun hat, swim wear, comfortable trekking shoes (two pairs needed), torch light, water bottle, bath towel and personal toiletries
Other Notes Eco Paradise Tours & Travel reserves the right to change or cancel tour should condition beyond our control render it necessary
Recommended Flights BKI-Lahad Datu (F50) D72102 0715hrs / 0810hrs
Lahad Datu-BKI (F50) D72111 1610hrs / 1705hrs

 

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