3D2N Sepilok Orang Utan + Labuk Bay Excursion
TOUR CODE: SDK11
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.
DAY 1 - Sandakan / Selingan Turtle Island
08:50 am. - Pickup time: from Sandakan Town hotel lobby.
09:30 am - Depart from the Jetty with speedboat, its take about l hour boat raid to Turtle Island. On arrival, go to Reception counter for check-in and get room key.Free leisure, roaming on the beach, sun bathing, swimming or snorkeling in the sea can be done during the day or after lunch.
12:30 pm - Lunch will be served at the cafeteria at. Free leisure.
18:30 pm - There is a Parks Exhibition Hall which opened daily.
19:00 pm - Video Show.
19:30 pm - Dinner will be served at the cafeteria. Standby at the Cafeteria until the announcement from the Parks Ranger inform the sighting of mother turtle coming ashore to lay eggs. Follow the Parks Ranger to the nesting side and witness the egg laying process collecting of eggs and the tagging of the mother turtle. Next is to witness the planting of turtle eggs in the hatchery. If you are lucky, you may witness the baby turtle being released to the sea for the first time. Overnight on Island.
DAY 2 - Selingan Turtle Island / Sepilok Orang Utan Centre / Labuk Bay / Kinabatangan River
06:30 am - BREAKFAST at the Cafeteria. Please return your key to the Reception Counter and make sure you take nothing but photograph and leave nothing but foot prints.
07:00 am - Depart from Turtle Island.
08:00 am - estimate time reach at the jetty mainland.
30 minutes drives to Sepilok. Upon arrival at Sepilok Centre to 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 is a virgin jungle reserve rich in tropical rainforest and mangrove swamp. It was gazette in 1964 as a purposed to rehabilitate the orphaned Baby Orang Utan back to the wild.
09:00 am - Orang Utan Video Show.
10:00 am - Orang Utan Feeding.
10:30 am - Juvenile Orang Feeding.
20 minutes drive to Labuk Bay Proboscis 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 center 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. Simple Lunch. Continue your journey by land to Bilit by the Kinabatangan River and then on to Lodge. Upon arrival at the resort, you will be greeted by our team and refreshment will be served followed by briefing featuring the overview of the resort routes & safety. Check in to your room, (Twin sharing Cottage Room with attach bathroom and Air-con).
16:00 pm - River cruise (2.5 hours) in search of wildlife that is so prevalent in the area – a good chance to see proboscis monkey, orang utan, macaques, pygmy elephants, birds and other wildlife. Return to the resort. Dinner will be served. After dinner and subject to weather conditions, follow our in-house naturalist for a night walk (1 hour) in search of nocturnal mammals. Return to and overnight at the lodge.
DAY 3 - Kinabatangan River / Sandakan
06:00 am - Wake up to the calls of gibbons and hornbill. Proceed for another early morning cruise (2 hours) along the Kinabatangan River. Breakfast will be served. After breakfast, Drop off at the respective hotel in Sandakan or at Sandakan Airport for your onwards flight, estimate time arrival around 12:00 noon. Preferable flight after 14:00 pm Drop off at Sandakan Airport or at your respective hotel.
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Rates are based on per person basis & Mininum 2 person
* All rates above valid till 31 December 2018 (tour commencement date).
* The tourism tax is RM10 per room per night and is charged to guest who are not Malaysian nationals or permanent residents holding a MyPR card. This tax will be collected upon check out.
* The above tour package is staying in a basic accommodation which is Twin Sharing private room with ensuite bathroom
- Rates Include:
- 2 nights accommodation (Twin / Triple Sharing)
- 2 breakfast, 2 lunch & 2 dinner
- Boat fee, Entrance fee & Guide fee
- All transfers & tours as stated in the package (Seat in Coach)
- Rates exclude:
- Tipping, Travel insurance
- Requirement for the trip:
- Insect Repellent, Rain Coat, 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.