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Kinabatangan River, Sabah
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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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  • We had just a bit of time to take the two day, one night Kinabatangan River Cruise. It’s well crafted for a good experience – mid day pickup in Sandakan/Sepilok, evening cruise, dinner, night hike, sl...  more »
  • Great place with a lot of monkeys in the nature. A ride on the river is great and you'll see.
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  • With Sabah's tropical heat/humidity, Myne Resort offers air-con chalets. What's stunning is that the chalets are located by the river. Tip: Chalets 2, 9 and 10 have less steps to climb. Amongst all ri...  more »