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Kota Kinabalu Stopover

Duration
3 Days
Prices From:
US$ 280

A modern city on the island of Borneo offering sandy beaches, coral reefs and tropical scenery, Kota Kinabalu is a first class resort as well as the gateway to majestic Mount Kinabalu.


Kota Kinabalu is situated on the tropical island of Borneo and is the state capital of the Malaysian state of Sabah. The location of the city is absolutely amazing. You will find a world class sailing marina and championship golf courses as well as first class holiday resorts. It is a modern capital with a warm hospitality that you don’t find too often in many places around the world.

On arrival, stay overnight. Then the following morning, commence your sightseeing programme. Drive to Kampung Kuai, 45 minutes from the city, where you will visit the Monsopiad Cultural Village. The village, named after the great warrior and headhunter, will give you an insight into the daily lives and traditions of the local people. Activities can include a visit to a traditional house, walk on a hanging bridge and taste the local rice wine. There is time to see the House of Skulls which is the home of Monsopiad’s headhunting activities with its 24 skulls.

The balance of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Kota Kinabalu and then the next morning depart. 


 

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Accommodation in Kota Kinabalu

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    Hyatt Regency Kinabalu



    Experience five-star Sabahan hospitality at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu, the premier choice for business and leisure travellers to Sabah, the Land Below the Wind. This luxury hotel in Sabah is a mere 15 minute drive from Kota Kinabalu International Airport, offering a central location in the ...

    Experience five-star Sabahan hospitality at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu, the premier choice for business and leisure travellers to Sabah, the Land Below the Wind. This luxury hotel in Sabah is a mere 15 minute drive from Kota Kinabalu International Airport, offering a central location in the heart of the city close to tourist attractions and stunning views of the famed sunsets in Kota Kinabalu.

    Unwind in one of the 288 spacious rooms and suites all exquisitely designed with sophisticated comfort in mind plus some of the best views in Kota Kinabalu including those of the sparkling South China Sea or the Kinabalu city surroundings.

    Facilities

    • Business Centre
    • Concierge
    • Currency Exchange
    • Daycare/Babysitting Service
    • Gym/Fitness Centre
    • Laundry/Dry Cleaning Service
    • Parking
    • Pool (s)
    • Restaurant(s)

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Duration
3 Days
Prices From:
US$ 280

Itinerary

Day 1

Kota Kinabalu Airport to Kota Kinabalu Hotel

Duration15 Minutes

Promenade Hotel

The Promenade Hotel is an international business class hotel nestled in the heart of Kota Kinabalu city just 10 minutes away from the International Airport. The Promenade Hotel has 451 well-appointed rooms and suites that are fully equipped. The hotel has a business centre, high speed internet service, leisure centre, health spa, outdoor pool and beauty salon.

Meal Plan Full Breakfast
Duration2 Nights
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Promenade Hotel

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    Promenade Hotel



    The Promenade Hotel is an international business class hotel nestled in the heart of Kota Kinabalu city just 10 minutes away from the International Airport. The Promenade Hotel has 451 well-appointed rooms and suites that are fully equipped. The hotel has a business centre, high ...

    The Promenade Hotel is an international business class hotel nestled in the heart of Kota Kinabalu city just 10 minutes away from the International Airport. The Promenade Hotel has 451 well-appointed rooms and suites that are fully equipped. The hotel has a business centre, high speed internet service, leisure centre, health spa, outdoor pool and beauty salon.

    Facilities

    • Bar(s)
    • Business Centre
    • Conference Facilities
    • Daycare/Babysitting Service
    • Gym/Fitness Centre
    • Hair/Beauty Salon
    • Internet Access
    • Laundry/Dry Cleaning Service
    • Massage Treatments
    • Pool (s)
    • Restaurant(s)
    • Sauna
    • Spa
    • Spa(Hot-tub)/Jacuzzi

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Day 2

Mengkabong Countryside Tour

Begin this morning's tour by driving 30 minutes north from Kota Kinabalu on Tuaran road. Reach the Mengkabong water villages, a settlement of the tribal Bajau people. The Bajau are descendants of pirates and excellent fishermen, and they live in houses built on stilts and connected by wooden planks. After a short visit, heading to Tuaran district to visit the market and Chinese temple. Ascend the seven stories of a newly-built pagoda to enjoy a spectacular view of the area. On the way back to your hotel, make a short stop at a pottery factory.

Duration4 Hours

Monsopiad Cultural Village

This afternoon take a 20 minutes drive to Kampung Kuai, which is situated on the banks of the Penampang River amongst shady trees and paddy fields. Here you will visit the legendary house of Monsopiad's descendants, where the 42 skulls of the warrior's adversaries and a thighbone of the giant Gantang are being displayed. Let yourself be enthralled by the stories and mysteries of the ancient folk fare of the Kadazan.

Duration2 Hours
Day 3

Kota Kinabalu Hotel to Kota Kinabalu Airport

Duration15 Minutes

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DEPARTURES:

Daily.

PRICE INCLUDES:

2 nights accommodation, return airport transfers, sightseeing and meals as indicated.

DP KOTCITY3DMY
26 Mar 2018
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