Kokol Hill, Kota Kinabalu

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For panoramic views of the nearby Mount Kinabalu, head to Kokol Hill. The car journey to this spot--located just an hour's drive from the city center-- provides a scenic look at the region as you travel up rolling green hillsides. The trek up the hill itself is a nice but unchallenging workout, presenting little trouble for those of moderate experience and fitness. Remember to pack your camera, as the views here deserve to be captured forever. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Kokol Hill by using our Kota Kinabalu trip builder website .
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  • A short and quick runaway from my daily hectic routine at Kokol Hill has made me energised. Breathtaking view of Kinabalu Mountain can be seen clearly from here.  more »
  • a location on a hill and have a good view of the country around.....only a good clear day....restuarant and cafe attached and is good for a cool refreshing escape from the heat  more »
  • Great views down to KK and the sea. Mountainous experience while only being away from town 10 k up the hill. In case youve had enough of being sunburnt or seasick :_)  more »
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