2D1N Kinabatangan River Adventure
If you’re seeking an extraordinary adventure in the heart of nature, look no further than Day 1 in Sandakan, Bilit, and the Kinabatangan River. This two-day journey promises a thrilling wildlife experience combined with comfortable accommodations at the Borneo Natural Sukau Bilit Resort. Let’s embark on this remarkable journey, filled with encounters with proboscis monkeys, orangutans, pygmy elephants, and more.
Day 1: A Wildlife Safari Awaits
Arrival and Welcome
Your adventure begins in the afternoon when our team picks you up from your respective hotel. From there, you’ll journey to Bilit by the Kinabatangan River and onward to the Borneo Natural Sukau Bilit Resort. As you arrive at the resort, our friendly team will greet you warmly, and you’ll enjoy a refreshing welcome drink. Following this, we’ll provide a detailed briefing, offering insights into the resort’s routes and safety protocols.
Check-in and Room Comfort
Once you’ve settled into the resort, it’s time to check into your room. The resort offers cozy and well-appointed accommodations to ensure a comfortable stay during your wildlife adventure. Take a moment to relax, freshen up, and soak in the natural surroundings.
River Cruise: A Quest for Wildlife
At 1600 hours, the real adventure begins with a river cruise that takes you deep into the heart of wildlife territory. The Kinabatangan River is renowned for its incredible biodiversity, and you’ll have an excellent chance to spot proboscis monkeys, orangutans, macaques, pygmy elephants, a variety of bird species, and more. As you glide along the river, the sights and sounds of the jungle will envelop you, creating memories that will last a lifetime.
Dinner Amidst Nature
After an exhilarating river cruise, return to the resort, where a delicious dinner awaits you. Dining amidst the natural ambiance of the jungle is a unique experience that adds a touch of magic to your journey. Share stories of your wildlife encounters with fellow travelers as you savor a delectable meal.
Nightfall in the Jungle
As the day winds down, there’s still more to explore if you wish. You have the option to take an evening stroll to further immerse yourself in the jungle’s nighttime atmosphere. Afterward, return to the Borneo Natural Sukau Bilit Resort for a peaceful and restful overnight stay. Falling asleep to the sounds of the jungle is an experience like no other.
Day 2: A Morning Serenade
Wake Up to Nature's Symphony
As dawn breaks, you’ll be serenaded by the calls of gibbons and the melodious hornbills. It’s a gentle reminder that another exciting day of wildlife encounters awaits.
Morning River Cruise: A New Day of Discovery
Rise and shine, and prepare for an early morning river cruise along the Kinabatangan River. The early hours are a prime time for wildlife activity, and you’ll have the opportunity to observe more of Borneo’s unique fauna and avifauna. Keep your camera ready for those unforgettable moments.
Breakfast Amidst Wilderness
Upon returning to the resort, a hearty breakfast will be served. Enjoy your meal while surrounded by the lush greenery and the tranquil river. It’s a perfect opportunity to reflect on your wildlife sightings and recharge for the day ahead.
Check-Out and Fond Farewell
After breakfast, it’s time to check out from the Borneo Natural Sukau Bilit Resort. However, your journey isn’t quite over yet.
We’ll arrange your transportation for the return journey to Sandakan. Whether you have a flight to catch or are returning to your hotel in Sandakan, we’ll ensure a smooth and comfortable transfer. As you leave the natural wonders of Bilit and the Kinabatangan River behind, you’ll carry with you the memories of an exceptional wildlife adventure.
Tour Code : AG 303
Duration : 2 Days 1 Night
Departure : 1145
Min. Pax : 2
Meals Plan : Half board