White water rafting challenge on Padas River - Grade 3-4 - Private Tour

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Private Tour
12 Hours
Hotel pick-up

What To Expect

Padas River is situated in the interior of southwestern part of Kota Kinabalu that is only accessible by train (used since the late 19th century in Borneo). Padas is classified as Class III-IV River. Here, we will enjoy an interesting experience with rafting activity on Padas river. It


  • Between 05.40 – 06.00 am: Pick up from your hotel and transfer by coach to Beaufort Railway Station. Located in interior division of Sabah, east Malaysia on the Island of Borneo. Signing of liability Release Form before the rafting commences.
  • 30 am: Arrive at Beaufort, Get onboard by train. The thrilling yet scenic ride will take around 1 ½ hours – 2 hours to get to PANGI STATION (starting point) 
  • Train will depart at 07.50 am
    You will have 10 minutes stopped at Rayoh station to keep your belonging and get change for rafting gears.
  • 30 am: When arrived at Pangi, light refreshment will be served, Safety briefing will be conducted by the River guide.
    Rafting commence from starting point to RAYOH (ending point) which will take about 1 ½ hours-2 hours (10km) includes various points of rapids namely HEAD HUNTER, LAMBADA, COBRA, SCOOBY DOO, WASHING MACHINE, MARY GO ROUND, SNAKE HOUSE AND BBQ RAPIDS.
  • 30 pm: Expected time of arrive at Rayoh (ending point) for sumptuous lunch and after lunch we will depart back by train to BEAUFORT at 1330 hrs, estimated 2 hours – 2 ½ hours on train ride.
  • 45 am: Arrival at Beaufort Town and transfer by coach or van back to Kota Kinabalu city (your hotel) estimated 2 hours – 2 ½ hours.
  • 00 pm Estimated time of arrival in Kota Kinabalu


  • Private tour everyday
  • Visit Padas River & Beaufort Town
  • Experience Kampung Train Ride


  • Duration: Fullday. From 5.40 am – 6.00 pm
  • Departure: Your Kota Kinabalu City Hotel
  • Returning point: The departure point


  • Rafter
  • Hotel Pickup & Drop off
  • Land transportation (Seat-In-Coach)
  • Meals as stated
  • English speaking guide
  • Rafting equipment
  • Life jacket
  • Certified river guide
  • Certificate and Insurance


  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Any expenses not mentioned

Please Note

  • Minimum age for Padas Rafting tour is 12 years old
  • Outskirt hotels pick-up & drop-off surcharge: Additional charges of USD 7 per pax are chargeable for outskirt hotels pick-up. Outskirt hotels include Rasa Ria, Nexus, Sabandar Mimpian Jadi, Langkah Syabas, Beringgis Resort, Kasih Sayang, etc.
  • IMPORTANT: Due to unexpected train breakdown periodically, tour itinerary will have to be adjusted to accommodate the changes.
  • Recommend rafting attire:

+ Swimming attire for inner wear

+ T-shirts & Shorts (Dark colour)

+ Sandals with strap

  • Things you should bring:

+ Sun block lotion

+ Towels

+ Swimming suit/ trunk

+ Additional set of clothing

+ Insect repellent

  • Things you wish to bring:

+ Camera

+ Waterproof bag for camera

+ Extra pocket money

+ Personal toiletries

  • Things you should know

+ All participants are required to understand and sign a liability release form before the tour commences.

+ Participants must be physically fit as this tour is for those who love adventures.
+ Participants must be in the age of 12 years old to 60 years old

+ Please inform when making booking if there is a special diet required e.g. vegetarian.

+ Please provide all participants' full name and passport number for security reason

+ Do not bring valuable things such as jewellry and electrical devices etc

  • Departure time varies from different hotels, please reconfirm with our staffs.
  • Arrival/Departure time & journey duration stated in the tour itinerary are entirely approximate and may be subject to road traffic conditions

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