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Sea Tango Sunset Cruise in Kota Kinabalu
"When the sun goes down and the city begins to light up Kota Kinabalu takes on a whole new look. This sunset experience out at sea adds a whole new dimension to the beauty that envelopes the already charming laid-back town. Besides whoever said that sunsets are only enjoyable from a beach hasn’t seen it from our side! Hop onto our spacious custom-built catamaran and get in touch with Sabah’s coastal charisma as you sail into the famous Kota Kinabalu sunset departing from Sutera Harbor Marina Club Jetty. Come as you are sandals or shorts this is a casual and relaxed affair. Cruise past the enchanting Tunku Abdul Rahman Islands that dot the South China Sea indulge in outstanding ocean vistas from our sun-deck and delight in tasty tropical treats
From SGD86.00
Full Day Kinabalu Park Tour
"Your day will begin with a pickup from your hotel lobby at 7:30am and head to Kinabalu Park. A ride that traverses through the Crocker Range with panoramic views of the surrounding hills. The journey will bring you at least 2 hour drive with an air-condi you can catch the magnificent sight of Mount Kinabalu South East Asia’s highest peak. The Kinabalu Park is a World Heritage Site with incredible mega bio-diversity of flora and fauna a heaven for nature enthusiasts. Along the way you will be passing through the local villages handicraft shop and fruits orchard just next by the main road.Upon arrival at the park join a guided nature walk along one of the various trails of the park to learn and discover the flora. Enjoy the refreshing and cooling air away from the busy ""
From $65.00
Snorkeling Day Trip with Coral Flyer Zipline in Kota Kinabalu
"Snorkeling is a fun recreational activity that anyone that has swimming skills can enjoy. Unlike scuba diving going snorkeling does not require a tremendous amount of training or the use of heavy or expensive equipment. Going snorkeling only requires the use of goggles a snorkel mask and swim fins.You can snorkel either from the boat at the snorkeling sites or enjoy the crystal blue waters at the white sandy beach on one of the islands inside the Tunku Abdul Rahman Park.After your snorkeling session your guide will bring you to Coral Flyer Zipline starting point at Padang Point on Gaya Island. You will take a walk up to the starting point of the Zipline. You will be introduced to the Zipline safety guide where they will provide an explanation of how""
From $55.00

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270 Degrees Bird's eye view of KK

Visited the Signal Hill Observatory Platform the highest point in Kota Kinabalu , while we did the city tour.Climbed here with the Bas Persiaran , saw the glimpse of Kota Kinabalu from above.The...
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Mar 24, 2014

Long way up

You can reach Signal Hill Observatory from the base of the hill, up a steep staircase and trail. Take a lot of water, as it gets hot on the little climb! Once at the top, there are nice views out over...
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Mar 05, 2014

Signal Hill Observatory

Along the same road to the Atkinson Clock Tower, the Signal Hill Observatory Platform has a great view of the East side of downtown KK. The view has a mix of old and modern buildings of KK and out to...
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Sep 29, 2013

Signal Hill Observatory Tower

We were taken to the lookout by friends who live in Kota Kinabalu. They showed us around this city with over 1 million people and the first place they took us was to Signal Hill Observatory Tower...
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Feb 21, 2013

Signal Hill Observation Pavilion

Signal Hill is the highest point in Kota Kinabalu and got its name from the signals being sent up the hill using flags (hence, the name Bukit Bendera in Malay for the hill) whenever mail steamships...
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Sep 01, 2010

Amazing sunset from Signal Hill

Go to Signal Hill observatory platform, which is within walking distance from Padang Merdeka. Signal Hill is the highest point in Kota Kinabalu and has an amazing view of the city and the islands just...
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Dec 07, 2008

Go snorkelling

There are several islands nearby KK. Only about a 20 mins boat ride away, sometimes less from the Jesselton Pier, there is no reason why you shouldn't head out for some rest and relaxation on a...
Aug 08, 2008

Signal Hill

Climb to the highest point in the city to enjoy the breeze and overview!You can see sky, land and sea all at one glance!Many people drive. But if you're handicap without a car like us, its time for...
Jul 01, 2008

Signal Hill

Signal Hill is another spot if city tour. There are two route to reach the signal hill:1. The shorter path is just behind the Backpacker's Logde. It is just 5 minutes walk to the signal hill using...
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Jan 15, 2005

Signal Hill Lookout

There is an observation platform located here, that gives you excellent views of the city and islands. This is located on the highest point of Kota Kinabalu.
Oct 13, 2008

Signal Hill Observation Deck

Want a panoramic view of the city, you have to go up to the observation deck. I heard the sunset is superb!
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Nov 03, 2007
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Lot 6, Block L, Sinsuran Complex, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88000, Malaysia
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3rd floor Asia City Complex, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
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Malohom Bay, Gaya Island, Tunku Abdul, Rahman Park, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
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Things to Do Near Kota Kinabalu

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Manukan Island

Manukan island is one of the 5 islands which make up the Tunku Abdul Rahman national marine park (along with Mamutik, Gaya, Sapi and Sulug). Between 10 and 3, you're spoilt for choice of boats leaving...
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Lok Kawi Wildlife Park

It was my first time visiting a zoo in Malaysia. It was a family trip with my siblings and their kids. It really surprises me with the complete zoo facility including local and some international...
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Mamutik Island

Mamutik Island is one of the most beautiful islands I`ve ever been to! It has white sand beach which is not too crowded and fantastic for snorkeling. fabulous view and clean water gives this...
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Poring Hot Spring

I drove all the to my planned destination, Poring Hot Spring. It was exciting to drive through the road. I started by following the road to Kundasang and took me 1 1/2 hours from Ranau to get to this...
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Sabah Museum

Visited the Sabah Muzium on our way to the airport.This museum is located near Jalan Penampang, opposite the Secretariat Building and approximately 4 km from Kota Kinabalu City. The complex comprising...
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Tunku Abdul Rahman Park

Tunku Abdul Rahman Park (TAR) is five islands that nearby downtown KK. You can catch a boat at Jesselton Point to visit one or few islands within a day. The five islands include Pulau Gaya, Pulau...
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