KINABALU PARK, PORING & KANOU KANOU
2D1N KNP PORING TRIP WITH KANOU KANOU HOMESTAY
0815 - hrs Pick up from KK hotel and transfer for 2 hours leisurely drive – stop at Nabalu Market. An opportunity to check out local handicrafts and fruits. Proceed to Kinabalu Park and join a guided walk at the Botanical Garden. Thereafter, proceed to Poring Hot Spring which is about 45 minutes away – passing through scenic countryside, vegetable farms, roadside stalls and smaller interior towns of Sabah. Lunch at local restaurant. Upon arrival, there will be several activities which can be done. An uphill walk through the Borneo tropical rainforest to the 37 meters high treetop Canopy Walkway to bring you back to nature. Hear the chirping calls of birds and insects that will surely relieve the stress of hectic city life. Take a dip in the sulphur rich water tub or visit the nearby Butterfly Farm (Entrance fee not included).
1500hrs - Transfer to Kanou Kanou Homestay for overnight stay (Free and easy activity, optional activities are available at the home-stay upon request and is chargeable)
0700hrs - Wake up to the sound of nature and a beautiful sunrise behind the mountain. Local breakfast will be served before the trekking activity begins.
0730hrs - Trekking activity through one of the many natural trails located at Kanou Kanou while being escorted by your guide, showing you the wonders and wildlife which can be found there before heading back to the homestay (Trekking period of approximately 1 hour). Light refreshments awaits you after the activity.
1000hrs - Pick up from homestay and proceed to the Kadamaian river for your rafting tour which is located approximately 40m outside of the homestay area. Once you have arrived, lunch will be served first before proceeding to the starting point where you will be briefed on the safety and procedures for rafting by one of our IRF certified guides, then begin your adventure! The Kadamaian River stretches from the foot of Mount Kinabalu to the village areas in Kota Belud and offers a scenic view closer to the back of the mountain. The 10km on water level), graded level 1-2 and is moderately adventurous and relaxing, great for beginners to the more experienced rafters; it is fun and safe, even for young children as well as d the elderly thus making it a suitable family adventure activity.
1440hrs - Arrive at Xtreme Paddlers ending point at Kampung Taginambur. Freshen up, rest and enjoy the simple refreshments served before departing back to hotel.
- Return land transfer
- Safety and rafting equipments
- Indemnity form
- Meals - (B/L/D)
- English speaking guide
- Extra drinks and meals
- Any other items not listed in the inclusion list
THINGS TO BRING/CHECKLIST:
- Comfortable shoes/ sandals with strap
- Personal toiletries
- Sun block cream
- Extra clothes
- Swimming suit/ Shorts
- Extra pocket money