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Welcome to Bilit Rainforest Lodge.

On the bank of Sabah’s longest river, the Kinabatangan River, Bilit Rainforest Lodge is situated strategically in the heart of numerous intriguing wildlife and fascinating habitats such as oxbow lakes, limestone caves, mangrove swamps and various types of tropical forests.

Tour Code
Tour Code
ABSK-WA1501 FULL DAY Sandakan - Sepilok Orang Utan Centre & City Tour ABSK-WA1503 FULL DAY Sandakan - Gomantong Cave & Kinabatangan River Cruise
ABSK-WA1502 FULL DAY Sandakan - Sepilok Orang Utan Centre & Labuk Bay ABSK-WA1504 2D1N Sandakan Wildlife Safari - Sepilok / Sukau Bilit / Cave / City
ABSK-WA1505 3D2N Sandakan Wildlife Safari - Sepilok / Sukau Bilit / Oxbow / Cave / City ABSK-WA1506 4D3N Sandakan Wildlife Safari - Sepilok / Sukau Bilit / Oxbow / Cave / City Tour & Stay
ABSK-WA1507 3D2N Sandakan Wildlife Wonder - Turtle / Sepilok / Sukau Bilit / Cave / City ABSK-WA1508 4D3N Sandakan Wildlife Wonder - Turtle / Sepilok / Sukau Bilit / Oxbow / Cave / City
ABSK-WA1509 5D4N Sandakan Wildlife Wonder - Turtle / Sepilok / Sukau Bilit / Oxbow / Cave / City Tour & Stay ABSK-WA1510 2D1N Sandakan - Selingan Turtle Island Escape
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TOUR CODE
: ABSK-WA1505
HIGHLIGHTS: 3D2N Bilit Rainforest Lodge - Sepilok Orangutan / Kinabatangan River / Gomantong Cave / Sandakan
DURATION: 3D/2N

2018 Pricing (01 April 2018 till 31 March 2019)
SPECIAL PRICE: MYR 1390.00 per person

Note:

All rates are quoted in Ringgit Malaysia (MYR).
All rates are inclusive of 0% Goods and Services Tax (GST).

This package is inclusive of COMPLIMENTARY 01 Night River Cruise per person (subject to weather conditions).

Tour Itinerary

Day1

Meet and pick up at your hotel lobby or Sandakan airport.
Journey to the famous Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre at the Kabili-Sepilok Forest Reserve.
Upon arrival, your guide will provide a short briefing session before entering the Centre and be brought to watch a short video documentary providing you with information on the rehabilitation of an orphaned Orang Utan.
Enjoy and explore as you get to encounter Bornean-endemic Orang Utans up close as they frolic in their natural habitat.
You will proceed to a boardwalk through the lowland rainforest where you can witness the Orang Utan feeding from a feeding platform.
After enjoying some time with the Orang Utans, you will be taken on a 2-hour journey to the Bilit Jetty.
Upon arrival at the jetty, you will take a boat ride to Bilit Rainforest Lodge located at the Bilit Village.
A welcome drink is served upon your arrival at the Bilit Rainforest Lodge as you check-in.
Lunch is served for you to refuel and recharge!
Hop onto a river cruise along the Kinabatangan River in the evening to discover wildlife situated along the river where you will have the chance to see the Proboscis Monkey, rare bird species of Borneo, and maybe even Pygmy Elephants!
Dinner will be ready for you in the evening after your river cruise.
After dinner, you can go for a complimentary night safari cruisewhere you can spot nocturnal animals, crocodiles and birds, or to have some leisure time to yourself before spending the night at Bilit Rainforest Lodge.

Meals: Lunch and Dinner


Day2

Rise and shine! Opt to either go for an early morning river cruise along the Kinabatangan River in search of more Bornean-endemic wildlife or to go for a jungle trek at the Oxbow Lake to encounter an array of bird species.
After a morning of encountering wildlife, it’s time to refuel and recharge with at breakfast.
Free and easy leisure time to yourself until it’s time for lunch in the afternoon.
It’s time to head out on another river cruise along the Kinabatangan River in search of a variety of wildlife.
After your river cruise, dinner is served in the dining hall.
After a full day out, it’s time to have some leisure time to yourself before spending the night at Bilit Rainforest Lodge.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

 

Day3

A hearty breakfast will be served to kick start the day!
It’s time for some cave exploring. You will be taken on a 30-minute drive to the famous Gomantong Caves!
Explore the Gomantong Caves – home to millions of bats and swiftlets. You may get to witness the birds’ nest harvesting in action!
After your cave exploration, you will be taken to lunch in local restaurant.
It’s been 3 days and it’s time to bid an enjoyable trip goodbye as you are transferred to your respective hotels or Sandakan airport.

OPTIONAL-ADD ON: SANDAKAN CITY TOUR OR RAINFOREST DISCOVERY CENTER (R.D.C) OR SANDAKAN WAR MEMORIAL OR AGNES KEITH HOUSE

(Additional charge of MYR 70/- per person)

Continue the tour to the additional add on tours of your choice. Tour ends between 1600hrs to 1630hrs (Timing varies depending on tour option chosen)

Meals: Breakfast and Lunch


  • Package includes:
    Meals as Stated, Entrance Fee, Land Transportation (Seat-In-Coach), English Speaking Guide, 02 Nights Accommodation, 03 River Cruises
  • Accommodation
    02 Nights Sukau Bilit Rainforest Lodge (Standard Chalet) or Similar
  • Package excludes:
    Domestic Airfares (BKI>SDK>BKI), Camera and Video Fees, Personal Expenses, Personal Travel Insurance, Alcoholic & Carbonated Drinks, Any Items Not Mentioned
  • Minimum:
    2 persons, SIC basis

  • What to bring:
    Good walking shoes, light raincoat, insect repellent
    hat, sun block and binoculars

  • Things You Should Know:
    • Please ensure you are holding air ticket to Sandakan.
    • If you are arriving at Sandakan Airport on the day of your tour, our friendly guide will greet and pick you up from the airport with a placard bearing your good name. Day 3 lunch location may vary depending on your flight time.
    • Standard check-in and check-out times for most hotels & resorts are 1400 Hrs & 1200 Hrs. However, check-in & check-out times may vary depending on each accommodation. So kindly check with us to get accurate check-in & check-out times of your accommodation.
    • Effective as of 1st September 2017, the Tourism and Culture Ministry of Malaysia will be implementing a Malaysian Tourism Tax (TTX). Foreign tourists will be required to pay a flat rate of MYR 10 per room per night regardless of accommodation star level.The TTx is to be paid upon check-in. Malaysians or permanent residents residing in Malaysia are exempted from TTx and is required to present a valid identification upon check-in for the exemption.
    • Recommended flights from Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan: Air Asia AK6492 (ETD 0635hrs / ETA 0720hrs); Recommended flights from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu: Air Asia AK6499 (ETD 1820hrs / ETA 1910hrs)
    • The above flight timings are suggestions and subject to changes. Before you book your flight ticket(s), please always check with the airline schedules for the correct flight timings that are most suited to your needs and tour options that you have chosen.

    Important Things To Note:

    • This package is based on join-in basis of shared guide and transport vehicle. Private Guide or Tour is available upon request at a reasonable fee. Please inform us when making the bookings.
    • Activities are subject to weather conditions, and may be re-organised to best meet operational situations.
    • We do not guarantee wildlife sightings.
    • Departure time is approximate and varies from different hotels due to traffic conditions, please reconfirm with our staffs. Should the transport be delayed, please call the relevant telephone number as stated on the voucher before making alternative arrangements.
    • We reserve the right to alter routes, timetables, itineraries and accommodation reserved should conditions beyond our control render it necessary.
    • Tipping is like giving a hug. Although it’s never expected, it’s always very much appreciated.