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Sandakan Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Center Full-Day Trip from Kota Kinabalu
"The Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Center located near the town of Sandakan is one of the best places on earth to see the famous wild man of Borneo in its natural habitat. After pickup from your hotel in Kota Kinabalu be transferred to the airport for your flight to Sandakan (flight surcharge subject to change please see Additional Info for more details). Upon arrival be taken to the Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Center the largest and oldest of its kind on earth where a dedicated team of professionals work tirelessly to assist orphaned
From $107.00
 
Kiulu River White Water Rafting Tour from Kota Kinabalu including Lunch
"Your white water rafting adventure will begin with a pickup from your Kota Kinabalu hotel. Enjoy a beautiful and scenic one hour countryside drive past the rural town of Tamparuli to the hills of Kiulu. The journey there is along sealed road with the where you will be given an exciting introduction to the joys of river rafting. The bamboo-fringed river provides for a pleasant respite from the tropical heat as the cool waters invigorate your senses. With headwaters from Mt Kinabalu the river provides a Grade II to III experience with deep pools punctuating the river rapids - all perfect for thrill-seekers wishing to experience body rafting and swimming!After approximately 1 to 1.5 hours on the water top off your adventure with a scrumptious BBQ lunch. Afterward you will be dropped off back at your hotel."""
From $114.00
 
Half-Day Tour Klias Wetland Cruise and Fireflies in Kota Kinabalu
"You will be picked up from your hotel around 1pm and transfer to Beaufort enoy a 2-hour overland journey to the Southern part of Sabah.Arrive at Garama River Lodge a few miles away from the busy highway and enjoy the serene beauty of the mangrove swamps forest. This tour weaves through Sabah’s countryside scenic secluded beaches villages paddy fields plantations and mangrove forest.Arriving at our destination
From $88.00

More Warnings and Dangers in Sandakan

Sandakan city purse snatching

DO NOT ASSUME THAT A SHORT WALK BY YOURSELF IS SAFE AT 320 IN THE AFTERNOON!!!!as i was walking down the 10 minute short but winding road from agnes keith house to the main road to make my way towards...
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blueberrytoddy
Jan 19, 2012

Gomantong Cave - Don't Look Up!

Three reasons not to look directly up when you are walking aroung Gomantong Cave - 1. You may lose your balance and slip on the slippery walkway. If you fall over you will be sitting in slimy poo and...
janiebaxter
Oct 28, 2007

Wear suitable clothes

You will feel it as soon as you take your first step inside the jungle of Sepilok: the park is extremely humid. The whole of Malaysia is humid normally but the area of Sepilok beats it all. Even...
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Pieter11
May 11, 2006

Don't feed the animals!

You will be reminded a few times before you enter the Park of Sepilok not to feed the animals. And that is not only for the safety of the animals, but even morefor your own safety. You will not be the...
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Pieter11
May 11, 2006

Snatch and Run

Orangutans are not usually aggressive but there are also a lot of Macaques around on the trail and at the feeding area so watch out for all of you belongings. If they smell food they will scent it, if...
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kyoub
Oct 08, 2004

Land of Pirates!

The infamous Abu Sayaff who had created a chaos in Sipadan Island few years ago is related to immigrants from Southern Philipines, which shown that Sabah is no longer save to travel. All this happens...
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daryll
Jan 20, 2004
 
 
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Taking photographs in Turtle Islands Park

Flash photography is strictly forbidden in Turtle Islands Park. Nobody can ever take a single decent picture of the turtles. Instead of paying $10RM camera fee per camera, buy the pictures from the...
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tangymp
Dec 26, 2003

Mosquitos

The mossies are quite big and fat there, and believe me, there are trillions of them! So if you have a phobia for them, bring a good insect repellent....I have tried those with 15% or 40% DEET but...
julianw
Jan 01, 2003

Top Hotels in Sandakan

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Jalan Utara, PO Box 275, (Formerly known as Renaissance Sandakan), Sandakan, Sabah, 90703, Malaysia
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Lot 38 blk c, bandar tyng,mile 5,north rd,ppm255, elopura, Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia
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Sandakan Harbour Square, 900000
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Block 29 Jalan Pelabuhan Lama, Sandakan, Sabah, 90708, Malaysia
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No. 24, Jalan Prayer, Sandakan, Sabah, 90007, Malaysia
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Km 22, Labuk Road, PO Box 2082, Sandakan, Sabah, 90723, Malaysia
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Top 5 Sandakan Writers

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zrim

"Orangutans"
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balhannah

"Sandakan Sabah"
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mary2u99

"Sandakan"
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daryll

"THE FORGOTTEN CITY HARBOUR"
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"Sandakan, home of Sepilok"
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