Mount Kinabalu climb - park stay and water rafting - beginner - 4D3N - Private Tour

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VDT582715
Private tour
4 Days - 3 Nights
Hotel pick-up

What To Expect

Mount Kinabalu is one of the highest mountains in South East Asia standing at 4095.2 metres. The trip climbing to this mount will be challenging and attractive to visitors who love hiking and adventures on foot. You will take 3 days to discover the outstanding places including Park HQ, Timpohon gate , where your journey and quest to the summit of Borneo’s highest mountain begins! The climb will take approximately 4-5 hours, Laban Rata….. In addition, water rafting is highlight activity of this tour. It’s amazing. Then, the feelings of exploration will be never forgettable in your mind. Mountain will always make impressed anyone ever experienced.

Description

Mount Kinabalu is one of the highest mountains in South East Asia standing at 4095.2 metres. The trip climbing to this mount will be challenging and attractive to visitors who love hiking and adventures on foot.? You will take 3 days to discover the outstanding places including Park HQ, Timpohon gate , where your journey and quest to the summit of Borneo’s highest mountain begins! The climb will take approximately 4-5 hours, Laban Rata….. In addition, water rafting is highlight activity of this tour. It’s amazing. Then, the feelings of exploration will be never forgettable in? your mind. Mountain will always make impressed anyone ever experienced.

Description

Day 1: Kota Kinabalu/ Kinabalu Park HQ/ Resort

Pickup from your hotel lobby or airport and depart on a 2 hours journey to Kinabalu Park Headquarter.?
En route passing by villages and a panoramic vista of the valleys of the Crocker Range.?
Along the way, take a brief stop at Nabalu. Nabalu is a place where the local natives gather to sell local produce, fruits, home grown vegetables and handicraft souvenirs.?
Check into Kinabalu Park Hostel or similar.?
Rest of the day you are free at leisure.?
Dinner at Balsam restaurant and overnight.

Day 2: Park HQ/ Timpohon Gate/ Ascend mount Kinabalu/ Laban Rata

Breakfast at Park Restaurant. Thereafter, collect your packed lunch.
Proceed to the Park HQ to register for the climb.?
Our guide will arrange for all necessary registrations, assign you a mountain guide and apply for your ID TAG.
Remember to wear your ID TAG at all times.
You'll then be transferred to starting point – Timpohon Gate – where your journey and quest to the summit of Borneo’s highest mountain begins!?
The climb will take approximately 4-5 hours.?
The trek will pass by different vegetation zones from Oak and Chestnut to mossy and eventually to alpine type of vegetation.?
Arrive and check into?Laban Rata Rest House at 3272m?or similar in the late afternoon.?
Buffet Dinner at Laban Rata restaurant and overnight.

Day 3: Low’s peak/ Descend mount Kinabalu/ Kota Kinabalu

- 02:00 am Wake up for early supper and depart for continuation of journey towards the summit of Mount Kinabalu.
The journey up to the?Low's peak @ 4,095m?will test your fitness and determination. Depending on speed of trekking, you might be able to experience the glorious sunrise over the majestic Mt. Kinabalu if weather permits.
- 07:00 am: Descend back to Laban Rata for late breakfast and check out.
Trek down to Timpohon Gate for transfer back to the Kinabalu Park Headquarter (est. arrival 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.?
Congratulations, you can now collect your Certificate of Achievement!
Buffet Lunch will be served at the Balsam restaurant in Kinabalu Park.
Transfer back to Kota Kinabalu city. Journey takes approx. 2 hrs.
Check into 3* Kota Kinabalu City Hotel. Free at leisure.?
Overnight.

Highlights

  • Private tour
  • Mount Kinabalu climb via Timpohon Trail
  • Low’s Peak Summit (Highest Elevation 4095.2m)
  • Kiulu White water rafting (grade 1-2)

Schedule

  • Duration: 4D3N
  • Departure point: Your Kota Kinabalu hotel/Airport
  • Returning point: The departure point

Include

  • Meals as Stated
  • 03 Nights Accommodation
  • Entrance Fees
  • Return Airport/Hotel Transfer?(Seat-In-Coach)
  • Return Transfer (Park HQ - Timpohon Gate - Park HQ)
  • Mountain Guide
  • Climbing Insurance, Climbing Permit and Certificate
  • English Speaking Support Team
  • River Guides (01 Guide per Raft Boat)
  • Rafting Gears

Exclude

  • Airfares
  • Optional Tipping & Porter Fee
  • Alcoholic Drinks
  • Any Items Not Mentioned

Please Note

  • This route ascent and descent via Timpohon Trail
  • Add 20 USD/pax to upgrade to Padas White water Rafting (Grade 3-4)
  • Meals: 03 breakfasts, 03 lunches, 02 dinners and 01 supper
  • Accommodation:
    • DAY 01 :?01 Night Kinabalu Park Hostel -?Grace?/?Rock?(Dormitory),?
    • DAY 02 :?01 Night?Laban Rata Rest House?or Similar (Non-Heated Dormitory)
    • DAY 03 :?01 Night 3* Kota Kinabalu City Hotel (Twin-share)
  • Note on meals arrangement: Lunch will be converted to packed lunch on Day 03 (Mt Kinabalu descent) for climbers who arrived late and missed the lunch timing. Balsam Restaurant Lunch time: 12.00 – 4.00 pm

Things You Should Prepare For Mountain Climb:

  • Waterproof backpack to store your items
  • Trekking or running shoe with good grip
  • Warm clothing/Long sleeves shirt/Hiking pants
  • Jacket/Wind breaker
  • Extra clothing and socks
  • Small towel
  • Hand gloves and winter hat
  • Disposable raincoats
  • Head torch
  • Personal toiletries
  • Refillable water bottle (0.5 - 1 Litre)
  • High energy food such as chocolates, nuts, biscuits, sweets, energy bars
  • Your extra luggage can be stored at Kinabalu Park HQ at a nominal fee of MYR 10 per piece prior climb.

Things You Wish To Bring:

  • Medication such as headache tablets or altitude sickness tablets
  • Tissue paper / Toilet roll
  • Sun block lotion, lip gloss, plasters
  • Insect repellent / Mosquito Oil
  • Camera with water proof bag
  • Sandals / Slippers
  • Plastic bags

* About Climb Transport Arrangements:

  • Our friendly guide will greet and meet you at the Airport arrival hall or your hotel lobby with a placard bearing your good name. Should you encounter difficulties in locating our guide, you could call our local ground handler who will assist you.
  • We do not recommend you to catch your flight on the same day that you descend the mountain due to possible delay from injuries, tiredness and/or bad weather and traffic conditions.
  • Add 7USD/pax per way for transport to/from locations outside Kota Kinabalu city (ex. Beringgis Beach Resort/Langkah Syabas Beach Resort/Papar/Kinarut Area).
  • All transportations are based on Seat-In-Coach. This is a transfer service in which clients share their vehicle with other clients. This is a door-to-door service with multiple pick- ups & drop-offs throughout the journey. Do expect some short waiting time.
  • After descending to Kinabalu Park HQ, climbers are subject to pre-determined pick up time with the last transport returning to Kota Kinabalu city lastest by 6.00 pm. We will ensure your possible wait of not more than 2 hours at Park HQ. However, if you missed the last transport (which is unlikely) or wish to depart at your own preferred timing, we can arrange a vehicle for private transfer for you (subject to avaibility). Please understand that the surcharge for any private transfer will have to be borne by you.
  • Private transfer surcharge: 60USD/vehicle/way
  • Our group rates are quoted without deviation, which means we provide only one return transfers for your group. If your group requires more than one return transfers, additional transfer charges may apply.

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