Trip Style: Acrtive - Hiking, biking and kayaking adventures across the world
Hungry to walk, hike, trek, bike, raft and kayak your way across the world's greatest destinationss No sweat. (Well, maybe a little.) You don't have to be a decathlete to take an Active trip, just someone with a healthy love for getting active and the outdoors.
Service Level: Standard
Physical Demands Rating: 4 - You might encounter a few high-altitude hikes or other more strenuous activities. Pro tip: Put down that pastry, buster.
Group Size: Max 15
Meals Included: 4 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Conquer the almighty Mt Kinabalu, Witness an awe-inspiring sunrise, Enjoy packed lunches and buffet-style dinners
If the idea of conquering a mountain while travelling excites you, then this five-day round trip journey from Kota Kinabalu is for you. At 4,096m (13,438 ft), Mt Kinabalu is the highest mountain in Malaysia and has been given UNESCO World Heritage status. With up to 6,000 species of plants, 326 species of birds, and more than 100 mammalian species identified, it's easy to understand why. This tour includes some beautiful treks, and the sunrise from Mt Kinabalu's summit might make you question every other sunrise you've witnessed before it. But don't take our word for it; make sure you see it for yourself.
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- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 3/31/2019
- 5 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Kota Kinabalu||Day 1 Kota Kinabalu|
Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Mount Kinabalu||Day 2 Kota Kinabalu/Mount Kinabalu (1B, 1D)|
Travel to the base of Mt Kinabalu, the highest mountain between the Himalayas and Papua New Guinea. In the afternoon, stretch your legs by exploring the trails around the park or check out the visitor centre. Transport: Private Vehicle (2.50 hour(s), 96km)
|Day 3||Mount Kinabalu||Day 3 Mount Kinabalu (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Set off early to begin the ascent up Mt Kinabalu. It is not an easy walk, but it is incredibly rewarding. Willpower is the main requirement as its uphill all the way! Spend the night at Laban Rata in basic mountain huts 3,272m (10,735 ft) above sea level. Turn in early to prepare for the final climb very early in the morning. Included Activities: Mount Kinabalu Hike- Day 1
|Day 4||Kota Kinabalu||Day 4 Mount Kinabalu/Kota Kinabalu (1B, 1L)|
Summit Mt Kinabalu (3-5hrs) and arrive in time for sunrise. Return to Laban Rata for a rest and to the park headquarters for lunch. Transfer back to Kota Kinabalu. Included Activities: Mount Kinabalu Hike- Day 2 Transport: Private Vehicle (2.50 hour(s), 96km)
|Day 5||Kota Kinabalu||Day 5 Kota Kinabalu (1B)|
Depart at any time. Included Activities: Departure Day
Local Flights: N/A
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Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission.
Additionally, any travel times listed are approximations only and subject to vary due to local circumstances.