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Kinabalu Park, Sabah

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#8 of 39 in Nature in Sabah
Explore Kinabalu Park, an area brimming with nature that became the country's first World Heritage Site in 2000. Established in 1964, the grounds stretch out across 754 sq km (291 sq mi) and surround Mount Kinabalu, the highest mountain in the country. Bring your identification books with you, because over 4,500 species of plant and animal life live here, including endemic species like the Kinabalu giant leech, the Kinabalu giant earthworm, and the Nepenthes rajah. A popular place with hikers and climbers, the range of peaks here offers plenty of excitement for even the most experienced practitioners. Using our online itinerary creator, Sabah attractions like Kinabalu Park can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • A drizzling day when I reached there, past 2pm. Unable to do much and is very quiet..Maybe is is not a raining day, I could explore but it was raining day through out my visit in Kundasang..If you are...  more »
  • We rented a car in Kota Kinabalu after a very friendly local introduce us The Kinabalu Park. He shows some pictures from his mobile and we were like; Hell yeah ! Bla bla bla (cut the story short) we r...  more »
  • This is a World Heritage site. It is worth a visit even if one is not scaling Mount Kinabalu. Besides walks in the park, one can also have a meal at their restaurant and check out their souvenir shop....  more »
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