Full Day Sepilok Orang Utan & Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey
The centre attracts tourists and researches alike, giving them the oppotunity to watch the orang utan up close in their natural habitat. A boardwalk which leads to a viewing gallery and feeding platform where the apes are fed milk and bananas twice a day at 10am and 3pm by rangers. Feeding time also attracts long-failed macaques to the area.
In the centre of the mangrove forests of Semawang is the Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sactuary, where you can see Borneo's indigenous proboscis monkeys. This privately-owned sanctuary located within an oil palm estate gives you teh chance to observe these animals up close and personal.
Take a night tour for a chance to see wild boards, flying squirrels, fireflies and crocodiles. The sanctuary also has a lodge with airconditioned twin or double rooms, family chalet and dormitaries for those who wish to stay overnight.
Departure: Daily- Morning
Early morning, transfer to airport to board a plane for Sandakan (via MH2042 ETD0700hrs) to visit the world’s largest Orang Utan Sanctuary. Meet and greet at the airport and drive for about half an hour to Sepilok Orang-Utan Rehabilitation Centre where orphaned and injured Orang-Utan brought to Sepilok to be rehabilitated to return and fend for themselves back to the wild. Sepilok is a primary lowland forest; a fine showcase of Borneo’s remaining rainforest. Witness the 10:00AM feeding of Orang-Utan from a platform in the forest. Watch the 25 minutes scheduled video documentary show.
Lunch at local restaurant and proceed to drive for about 45 minutes to Labuk Bay the mangrove forest covers about 400 acres for Proboscis sanctuary. Proceed to the observation area where visitors will have the delight of having a reasonably close and magnificent sight of these elusive monkeys which is one the most peculiar animal in the world and endemic to Borneo. After tour, transfer to airport for your evening flight (MH3094 ETD1810hrs) back to Kota Kinabalu.
Price from RM470.00 per person (Minimum 2 persons).
* Offer valid till 31 March 2018.
- English speaking guide, land/boat transfers based on joining basis, entrance fees and meals as stated
- Camera/video camera fees, airfares/taxes/insurance and beverages (alcoholic/carbonate/juice)
- Inspect repellent
- Raincoat ( umbrella not recommended )
- Binocular and sun screen ( sweat proof )
- wear good walking shoes
- comfortable cotton T-shirt with long or short pants
Recommended flights (details & timings) subject to change by airlines