Nature lovers, this is the tour for you! Stay at Tabin Wildlife Resort in the middle of the rainforest, and enjoy its luxurious amenities! Nestled beside Lipad river, you will have a chance to see and hear a multitude of exotic wildlife. Visit Lipad mud volcano, which provides a mineral salt lick for wildlife, or indulge yourself with a Tabin Rainforest Foot Soak.
Transfer to Kota Kinabalu International Airport. Upon arrival at Lahad Datu Airport, transfer by road to Tabin Wildlife Reserve. Check in at Tabin Wildlife Resort, which comes complete with private balcony, ceiling fan and hot water shower - a welcome luxury in the forest.
Nestled within the rainforest beside the Lipad river, this lovely setting is home to a surprising variety of birds, insects and small mammals. In the afternoon, visit the Lipad mud volcano which provides a mineral salt lick for wildlife. Try to identify the multitude of animal footprints here. Climb the observation tower and admire the contrasting landscape, where birds are commonly sighted.
After dinner, enjoy a slide presentation on Tabin's natural wonders, followed by a trip to look for nocturnal wildlife and birds.
You have the option to join the early morning bird walk to discover some of Tabin's rich collection of almost 300 bird species, or trek through the lush green rainforest known for its rich diversity of plants and animal species to visit Lipad Waterfall. Take a dip in the natural pool and enjoy a natural and refreshing shower under the waterfall. Alternatively, explore the surrounding vegetation or just relax.
In the afternoon, you may wish to try out the Tabin Rainforest Foot Soak made with a natural blend of herbs, to relax tired muscles after long jungle treks.
After breakfast, stroll to the nearby rock pool or river side where groups of macaques and other small mammals can sometimes be seen. Choose to take a dip in the river or simply listen to the sound of nature before saying good bye to Tabin. Transfer to Lahad Datu Airport for departure flight.
Sightseeing stops as indicated in the itinerary
Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
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Pick-up from Select Hotels in Kota Kinabalu
Head to Tabin Wildlife Reserve
Take a flight to Lahad Datu Airport before driving to Tabin Wildlife Reserve and check in upon arrival. A private balcony, ceiling fan and hot water shower provide guests with comfort amidst the preserved rainforest setting.
Lipad Mud Volcano and its Mineral Salt Lick
Come afternoon, view the Lipad mud volcano where a salt lick can be found. Guests may also climb the observation tower that provides a great view of the landscape and birds of every kind.
Search for Nocturnal Wildlife
A trip to find nocturnal wildlife follows after dinner and a slide presentation on Tabin's natural wonders.
Early Morning Bird Walk
On the second day of the tour, guests may go on a walk to learn about Tabin's 300 species of birds.
Hike Through Rainforests to Lipad Waterfall
Alternatively, guests may opt to trek through the lush rainforest of various plant and animal species going to Lipad Waterfall.
Indulge in a Tabin Rainforest Foot Soak
After a long day of activities, try the Tabin Rainforest Foot Soak, made with a natural blend of herbs that helps relax tired muscles.
Take a Dip at the Nearby Rock Pool or River Side
The rock pool provides a great spot for relaxation and is where macaques and other small mammals can sometimes be seen.
Travel Back to Lahad Datu Airport
Drop-off at Lahad Datu Airport
Price & Options
If less than 2 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
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PLEASE NOTE: The price of the tour does not include airfare. Please make flight arrangements on your own.
Hotel pick-ups are for city center hotels only. For pick-ups outside the city center, additional fees will apply.
Activities are subject to weather conditions, and may be re-organized to best meet operational situations.
Leech socks are available for sale at the resort's shop.
You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 2.
Frequently Asked Questions
Any cancellations made after the booking confirmation date will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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