Klias wildlife sunset river cruise - Private Tour

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Private Tour
8 Hours
Hotel pick-up

What To Expect

Klias is the largest wetland reserve in Sabah and has the most population of Proboscis monkeys. It is a protected area and guarded by the Forestry and Wildlife department. Many other wildlife and several species of birds can be spotted here. The Klias river cruise is one of the activities most looked forward bby tourists when visiting Sabah. Relaxing boat ride along Klias river, it


Pick up from hotel lobby.

Begin your journey to Kota Klias Peninsula (approximately 112km from Kota Kinabalu city), passing by some local villages, small towns and local roadside fruit stalls. Klias is located in between the small town as well as district of Beaufort and Kuala Penyu. Upon arrival, you will be served a simple local style high tea before proceeding for the river cruise. 
(High Tea)

During the river cruise, you will be able to spot many wildlife habitats like the long tail macaque, birds such as Kingfishers, darter, eagle and of course the Proboscis Monkey. You will be able to differentiate the female and male proboscis monkey by their appearance and behavior. As you cruise till darkness set in, witness and be amazed by nature's Christmas lighting, the fireflies! Depending on weather condition and luck, you might even spot nocturnal animals like the flying fox and night bats. Do bring along binoculars to have a better view of the animals.

After the exciting river cruise, head back to the jetty for a sumptuous dinner spread which typically consists of meats marinated in different styles, rice, potatoes and veggies. 

After dinner, depart for Kota Kinabalu and transfer to your respective hotel.

Tour ends.


  • Private tour
  • Visit Klias river
  • See Proboscis Monkey
  • See fireflies


  • Duration: 8 hours (approx.) From 2.00 pm to 9.30 pm
  • Departure point: Your Kota Kinabalu city hotel
  • Returning point: Your Kota Kinabalu city hotel


  • Hotel pick up & drop off
  • Land transportation (seat-in-coach)
  • Boat Ride
  • Meals as stated
  • English speaking guide


  • Tips
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Any expenses not mentioned

Please Note

  • Outskirt Hotels Pick-Up & Drop Off Surcharge :
    Additional charges of USD 7 per pax are chargeable for outskirt hotels pick-ups. Outskirt Hotels include Rasa Ria, Nexus, Sabandar, Mimpian Jadi, Langkah Syabas, Beringgis Resort, Kasih Sayang, etc.
  • Meals: 01 high tea, 01 dinner
  • Things You Should Bring:
  • Raincoat or umbrella
  • Binoculars
  • Sunblock lotion
  • Sun hat
  • Insect repellent
  • Things You Should Know:
  • Departure time varies from different hotels, please reconfirm with our staffs.
  • Tours do not guarantee wildlife sightings.
  • Tours reserve the right to alter routes, timetables, itineraries and accommodation reserved should conditions beyond our control render it necessary.
  • Meal: 01 high tea, 01 dinner

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