Day 1: At 8.00am, we will be picked up from the hotel in Sandakan and we'll head Sepilok Orang-Utan Rehabilitation Centre where we will participate in the feeding session, which happens at 10.00am. Afterwards, we'll visit the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre. Then, we'll take a 2-hour journey to the Bilit Jetty. Upon arrival at the jetty, we'll get on a boat and ride to Bilit Rainforest Lodge located at the Bilit Village. A welcome drink will be served upon arrival at the Bilit Rainforest Lodge as we'll check-in. Lunch will be served to refuel and recharge! We'll then hop onto a river cruise along the Kinabatangan River in the evening to discover wildlife along the river where we'll have the chance to see the proboscis monkey, rare bird species of Borneo, and maybe even pygmy elephants! Dinner will be ready in the evening after your river cruise. After dinner, free time at leisure.
Day 2: Early morning river cruise along the Kinabatangan River in search of more Bornean-endemic wildlife or jungle trek at the Oxbow Lake to see an array of bird species. After a morning spent spotting wildlife, it will be time to refuel and recharge with a rich breakfast. Free and easy leisure time to yourself until lunch time. It’s time to head out on another river cruise along the Kinabatangan River in search of a variety of wildlife. After the river cruise, dinner will be served in the dining hall. After a full day out, it will be time for you to chill out, before a good sleep at the Bilit Rainforest Lodge.
Day 3: After breakfast, we will go for some cave exploring. We will be taken on a 30-minute drive to the famous Gomantong Caves, home to millions of bats and swiftlets. We may get to witness the birds’ nest harvesting in action. After the cave exploration, we'll have lunch at a local restaurant, before we are transferred to our respective hotels or Sandakan airport.
Tour in SIC.