One-day watching Sandakan-Sepilok orang utan centre and Labuk Bay Proboscis monkey

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What To Expect

Sandakan city is a sanctuary of many animals. With this valuable advantage, some centres for reservation of those species have been built. Not only making a circuit of Sandakan city with various landmarks and historical points but also calling on 2 centres concluding Labuk Bay Proboscis monkey sanctuary and Sepilok orang utan rehabilitation centre will be outstanding destinations of this tour. You will have a chance to find insight what the nature produced.


Meet and pick up from Sandakan airport or hotel; transfer to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre (30 mins journey) situated in the Kabili-Sepilok Forest Reserve for video show. Visit the Nature Education Centre and watch the video documentary show to learn about the rehabilitationof orphaned orang utan before taking a boardwalk through the lowland rainforest to view the feeding platform. Trek ten minutes through the rainforest on wooden plank walks to witness the feeding of the orang utans at 10.00 am.

Thereafter, transfer to Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary, where you can see Borneo's indigenous proboscis monkeys. This privately-owned sanctuary located within an oil palm estate gives you the chance to observe these animals up close and personal. The remarkable males sport big dangling noses, reddish flat-top hairstyles, white tails and markings, and pot bellies. The females on the other hand, are much smaller and have up-turned noses. Witness the feeding at 11.30 am at Platform B. various landmarks and historical points

After lunch, proceed for Sandakan City Tour. Visit in Sandakan, once known as the "Little Hong Kong." The landmarks include:- 
1) Puh Jih Syh Buddhist Temple which offers a panoramic view of Sandakan Bay situated on the hilltop Tanah Merah, 
2) Sandakan Central Market, the most amazing variety of fresh seafood and agricultural products.

3) The Sim-Sim Water Village where houses are all built on stilts close to the water surface while observing the fascinating view of the sea.

After the tour, drop off at Sandakan airport or your respective hotel. Tour ends at 04.00 pm.


  • Group tour
  • Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary
  • Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation centre
  • Sandakan city tour


  • Duration: Fullday. From 08.30 am with hotel pick-up or your flight arrival time with airport pick-up – 04.00 pm
  • Departure point: Sandakan Airport/Hotel Pick up
  • Returning point: The departure point


  • Meals as Stated
  • Entrance Fees
  • Land Transportation (Seat-In-Coach)
  • Speaking Guide


  • Camera and Video Fees
  • Personal Expenses
  • Alcoholic & Carbonated Drinks
  • Any Items Not Mentioned

Please Note

  • Min: 2 PAX
  • Meals: 01 lunch

Things You Should Bring:

  • Good walking shoes
  • Light raincoat
  • Insect repellent
  • Sun block
  • Sun hat
  • Binoculars

Things You Should Know:

  • Departure time varies from different hotels, please reconfirm with our staffs.
  • 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.
  • Our tours do not guarantee wildlife sightings.
  • Our tours reserve the right to alter routes, timetables, itineraries and accommodation reserved should conditions beyond our control render it necessary

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