4 days in Sabah Itinerary

4 days in Sabah Itinerary

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4 days in Sabah Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Kundasang
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
2
Kota Kinabalu
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
3
Sandakan
— 1 night
+2
Fly + foot + train:  5​h
End: Kuala Lumpur


1
day
Kundasang

Kundasang ©
Kundasang is a town in the district of Ranau in Sabah, Malaysia that lies along the bank of Kundasang Valley. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kinabalu Park, meet the residents at Arnab Village, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kokob Rafflesia Conservation Garden.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Kundasang road trip planning tool .

Kuala Lumpur to Kundasang is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Kota Kinabalu.

Things to do in Kundasang

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Ranau, Kinabalu Park
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Kokob Rafflesia Conservation Garden ©
Kinabalu Park ©
Kinabalu Park
Arnab Village ©
Arnab Village

2
nights
Kota Kinabalu

A holiday in Kota Kinabalu, the state capital and main gateway town, offers access to urban areas boasting a diverse and rapidly evolving set of malls, bars, and quality restaurants serving locally caught seafood.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes River Rafting & Tubing, Sabah State Museum and Monsopiad Cultural Village. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at City Park, then get engrossed in the history at Sabah State Museum, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tanjung Aru Beach, steep yourself in history at Monsopiad Cultural Village, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Kota Kinabalu travel route website .

Drive from Kundasang to Kota Kinabalu in 2 hours. In February in Kota Kinabalu, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Sandakan.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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River Rafting & Tubing
Sabah State Museum
Sabah State Museum
Spas & Wellness

1
night
Sandakan

Sandakan
Taking a trip to Sandakan remains one of the best ways to enjoy eco-friendly and culturally rewarding adventures in one of Borneo's largest cities.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre (BSBCC), learn more about the world around you at Sandakan Rainforest Discovery Centre (RDC), and then wander the streets of Fishermen's Village.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Sandakan trip planner .

Fly from Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February in Sandakan, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sandakan

Parks Wildlife Museums
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