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Kinabatangan River, Sabah

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#10 of 22 in Nature in Sabah
Cruise down Kinabatangan River to discover the region's rich wildlife and diverse habitats, which include green forests and gnarled mangrove swamps. You can spot a diverse range of animals, from crocodiles, orangutans, macaques, and proboscis monkeys, to Borneo pigmy elephants and tropical birds of all shapes, colors, and sizes. Geographical features along the river include limestone caves and oxbow lakes full of fish. Bring a waterproof jacket or poncho in case you get caught in a deluge. Binoculars also come in handy. Tour packages often include several days on the river, with accommodations in a lodge and jungle treks on land. Use our Sukau trip generator to arrange your visit to Kinabatangan River and other attractions in Sukau.
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  • August 16, 2017
    After a night in Abbai, were another here is more than the same, extraordinary. Here this lodge does not have the wooden bridges to be able to walk through the jungle, but on the other hand the tours on the River are small rivers that it makes it more intimate. Seeing these places you don't understand that there may be evil in the world
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  • August 12, 2017
    I booked a whole tour through a company and this was the part I was looking forward to the most; being in the wild with nature and hopefully some rare animals! We went on an early morning cruise and a...  more »
  • August 10, 2017
    This place is a must. Bring a zoom lens for some great wildlife photo opportunities. Stayed at the Last Frontier Resort for 2 nights and did 3 river cruises (2 afternoon 4pm-6pm, and one morning 6am-8...  more »
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  • August 19, 2017
    Nice view
  • May 23, 2017
    River ride so interesting
  • January 25, 2017
    Because - I love Asia and I want to go
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