6 days in Kota Kinabalu, Kundasang & Tambunan Itinerary

6 days in Kota Kinabalu, Kundasang & Tambunan Itinerary

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Kota Kinabalu
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Kundasang
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Tambunan
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Kota Kinabalu — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kota Kinabalu City Mosque. Keep things going the next day: step off the mainland to explore Sapi Island, head off the coast to Manukan Island, and then get a new perspective on things with Glass Bottom Boat Tours.

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Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. In November, daytime highs in Kota Kinabalu are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kundasang.
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Kundasang — 2 nights

Offering access to a lush national park, tea plantations, and dairy farms, Kundasang serves as a popular leisure destination.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Kinabalu Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Kundasang War Memorial and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kinabalu.

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Traveling by car from Kota Kinabalu to Kundasang takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Tambunan.
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Tambunan — 2 nights

Tambunan is a valley district covering an area of 1,347 km2. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Mahua Waterfall and then make a trip to Sabah.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Tambunan trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Kundasang to Tambunan takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You will leave for Kota Kinabalu on the 12th (Fri).
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Kota Kinabalu

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Traveling by car from Tambunan to Kota Kinabalu takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 12th (Fri), you're off to home.
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