White water rafting challenge on Kiulu river - Grade 1-2 - Private Tour

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Private Tour
5 Hours
Hotel pick-up

What To Expect

Kiulu River is located on the northwestern part of Sabah, in a small town called Kiulu in Tamparuli District. Kiulu River is classified as Class I - II River. It is safe enough for children and gentle enough for the elderly. You will have extremely interesting experience with this activity. Don


Pick up from Kota Kinabalu city hotel in the morning and depart for Kiulu River (about 1 ½ hrs drive). Journey will pass through the countryside offering views of paddy fields and villages. Upon arrival, you will be briefed on safety measures and the various rapids by the River Guide. Collection of rafting gear like helmets, life jackets and paddles will be provided and distributed.

Start rafting down 9km of the Kiulu River. Rafting activity takes about 1hr 30 mins depending on rapids and river condition. Feel the adrenaline rush through your bloodstream as you paddle through the bumpy riverbeds at neck breaking speeds to reach back to the ending point. Enjoy the out-skirting landscape of tropical rainforest as you cruise down getting to know the various points like Body Rafting, The Wall Rapid and Holy Smoke Rapid.

Arrive at the ending point. Change to dry clothing and enjoy a sumptuous lunch by the Kiulu River before heading back to your hotel in Kota Kinabalu.


  • Private tour
  • Visit Kiulu river
  • Rafting Activity


  • Duration: 5 hours (approx.)
  • Departure: Your Kota Kinabalu City Hotel

        + Morning: 9.00 am

        + Afternoon: 1.00 pm

  • Returning point: The departure point

        + Morning: 2.00 pm

        + Afternoon: 6.00 pm


  • Hotel pick up & Drop off
  • Land transportation (Seat-in-coach)
  • Meals as stated
  • English speaking guide
  • Rafting equipment
  • Life jacket
  • River Guide
  • Insurance


  • Tips
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Any other expenses not mentioned

Please Note

  • Minimum age for Kiulu rafting tour is 5 years old
  • Outskirt hotels pick up & drop off surcharge: Additional charges of USD 7 per pax are chargeatable for outskirt hotels pick-up. Outskirt hotels include Rasa Ria, Nexus, Sabandar, Mimpian Jadi, Langkah Syabas, Beringgis Resort, Kasih Sayang, etc.
  • Recommended rafting attire:

+ Swimming attire for Inner Wear

+ T-shirts and Shorts

+ Sandals with Strap

  • Things you should bring:

+ Sun block lotion

+ Towels

+ Additional set of clothing to change

+ Personal toiletries

+ Insect repellent

  • Thing you should know

+ Participants must be physically fit.

+ Participants must be in the age of 5 years old to 65 years old

+ Children below 12 years old must be accompanied by parents or guardians

+ Please inform when making booking if there is a special diet required ex: vegetarian

+ All participants are required to sign a liability release form

+ We strongly recommend you to take the morning departure for this tour due to weather conditions such as light rains in the late afternoon.

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