Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre + Rainforest Discovery Centre + Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary
TOUR CODE: SDK05
The Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary was set up to rehabilitate orphaned and/or injured baby orangutans, aiming to have them returned back into the wild. Here, you will have the opportunity to watch the orangutans up close in their natural habitat.
Duration : 10 hours
08:00 am meet & Greet at hotel lobby ( Sandakan City Area ) then 45 minutes drives to Sepilok. Upon arrival at Sepilok Centre watch a documentary video of history and rehabilitation stages at this centre (25 mintes) before observe "The Feeding of Orang Utan "as well to experience a walk in Forest Of Borneo. Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation is The Oldest and The Biggest Orang Utan Rehabilitation In The World where this centre cover 4294 hectare Kabili – Sepilok Forest, a virgin jungle reserve rich in tropical rainforest and mangrove swamp. It was gazetted in 1964 as a purposed to rehabilitate the orphaned Baby Orang Utan back to the wild. See one feeding.
Proceed to the Rainforest Discovery Centre (RDC) is located 1.2 km from the Sepilok. Learn about rainforest ecology and experience it amazing biodiversity while walking along a network of trails in the forest. See interesting 250 displays of plants and a 150 meter long canopy walkway provides a spectacular view of the lush rainforest of Sepilok from 25meter above ground. Walk among tall rainforest tree and observe life high up in the canopy. A simple lunch at the local restaurant.
After lunch, 20 minutes drive to Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary to catch the feeding of Proboscis Monkeys at Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary actually located 38 KM from Sandakan City and it's situated at centre of mangroves forest as well close to the sea shore. The wild Proboscis Monkeys come out from mangrove vegetation to feed as the food will be served on their own feeding platform provided. This is the only place in Borneo were the opportunity see this monkey in the very close range. Normally 3 to 5 groups of Proboscis Monkey come out to feed. Silver Leaf Monkey and Hornbill can be seen at the sanctuary. (2 feeding, 2.30 p.m. & 4.30 p.m.) transfer back to your hotel ( Sandakan City Area ).
Estimate time arrival hotel at 06:00 pm
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Rates are based on per person basis & Mininum 2 person
* All rates above valid till 31 December 2017 (tour commencement date).
- Rates Include:
- 1 lunch
- Entrance fee
- All transfers & tours a states in the package (Seat in Coach)
- Rates exclude:
- Accommodation (Sandakan City Area), Camera fee, Tipping, Travel insurance
- Requirement for the trip:
- Insect Repellent, Rain Coat, Good walking Shoes, Binocular, Camera, Sun Lotion, wear comfortable cotton T-shirt, Personal toiletries, own drinking bottle and first aid kit.
Note: Every person participates in any tour or holiday organized by the company shall be regarded in every respect as carrying his / her own risk with respect to loss or injury to person or property. The company does not accept responsibility for losses or expenses due to delay, sickness, weather, strikes, war, quarantine or other travelers.