Kiulu Valley Homestay Experience 2 Days 1 Night - Sabah Borneo


Unforgettable countryside experience in the Kiulu Valley - the valley of the mist. Learned about the people and their culture and immersed yourself in their everyday life activities. Surrounded by green paddy fields with scenic farms, forests and undulating mountain ridges, it is an ideal retreat to soak in the natural splendor of the surroundings.

Destination

Sabah ~ Just outside Kota Kinabalu ~ Kiulu Valley

Minimum no. of Persons

2 persons

Tour Commences

From Kota Kinabalu town

Facility & Activity

Stay with local family

Tour Code

BETBB3F

Tour Duration

2 Days 1 Night

Kiulu Valley Homestay Experience 2 Days 1 Night Rates ~ valid until 31st March 2018

(Rates based on per person basis)

Minimum No of Persons

2 Days 1 Night (RM)

minimum 2 persons

RM 335 per person

Package Includes
Transfers, homestay programs, accommodation with shared area and common bathroom, meals as specified and English Speaking guide.


Package Excludes:

Items not mentioned

**Please Note that there will be a non-refundable handling charge on payment made. Conditions apply.

OPTIONAL TOURS (TO BOOK DIRECTLY WITH THE HOST FAMILY)

1. Traditional costume (for photo taking)

Men : MYR 20 | Women : MYR 25

2. Quad Biking

Day Trip : MYR 150

3. Buffalo Riding

Adult : MYR 10 | Children : MYR 5

4. Tubing : MYR 30

All rates are inclusive of 6% GST.

Please Note:

  • Tour prices do not include Domestic Airfare.
  • Tours depart with a minimum of 2 person. 50% surcharge on tours and transfers will be applicable for single traveller.
  • Tours and tranfers for 2 - 8 person are on Non-Private Basis. Private Tour could be arranged at 100% surcharge.
  • A surcharge of 100% will be applicable for arrival schedule and departure pick up between 2300hrs - 0600hrs.
  • Departure pick-up is arranged between 2 - 3 hours before scheduled departure time. (2 hours from City Hotels & 3 hours from Tuaran Hotels)

Child Policy :

  • Children ranges from 0 - 3 yrs is Free of Charge unless indicated.
  • 50% discount for children age 4yrs - 12 yrs for tours/transfers and share room with parents.
  • 25% discount for children age 4yrs - 12 yrs on twin share basis.


CANCELLATION TERMS

It may take some time to make all the necessary arrangements for a tour package, as our tour consultants must reserve each service individually with our suppliers and personalise your itinerary accordingly.

Due to the limited number of accommodation during the peak travel periods and festivals, we recommend that you book our tours 6 months to a year in advance.

If you are requiring very specific dates for your holiday, we highly recommend that you book 12 months in advance.

31 days and above from date of travel: 10% forfeiture of the cancelled component.

30 days and below from date of travel: 50% forfeiture of the cancelled component

14 days and below from date of travel: 100% forfeiture of the cancelled component

In the event of unforeseen circumstances, you can postpone your trip to a later date. The remaining amount of your total package cost AFTER DEDUCTING the Cancellation Fees will be held under our 12-Months Flexi Travel Program.

Under this program, you have the options to (1) CARRY FORWARD or (2) TRANSFER the remaining amount to a third party within a 12-Months grace period from the original date of travel. Any additional costs after deducting the credit will be subject to payment. Any unused balance after 12 months will expire.

BOOKING PERIODS FOR CERTAIN TRIPS

It may take some time to make all the necessary arrangements for a tour package, as our tour consultants must reserve each service individually with our suppliers and personalise your itinerary accordingly.

Due to the limited number of accommodation during the peak travel periods and festivals, we recommend that you book our tours 6 months to a year in advance.

If you are requiring very specific dates for your holiday, we highly recommend that you book 12 months in advance.

All of our tours are conducted daily including weekends and public holidays unless stated otherwise. All tours must be pre-booked in advance to secure preferred travel dates and accommodation.

Itinerary:

(0900hrs)

Day 1

Pickup from hotel, drive approximately 45mins to countryside with a short stop at the local market passing the scenic view of the Kiulu Valley, the valley of the mist. Upon arrival at Kg Mantob, you will be greeted with a warm welcome by your host family and be briefed on the homestay programme. Enjoy scrumptious lunch cooked and served by your host family, then it is time to immersed yourself with the local culture and tradition by participating in the demonstration of the local games and activities such as rice pounding and sieving, blow pipe, handcrafts making, fishing demo and playing the musical instruments. After dinner have a good chat with your host family about the village history and folktales before retiring to bed. (L/D)

If you're keen for more adventure, there are many optional activities for you to try such as quad biking, buffalo riding, tubing at the river and photo taking with the traditional costume. So be sure to ask your host family.

Day 2

Wake up and enjoy the cool morning. Morning jungle trekking. Proceed to the highest point to (500 meters above sea level) to view the surrounding area. If weather permits the guests might be lucky to see the sacred Mount Kinabalu. During the trek there is the possibility to experience rubber tapping, farm work, identifying edible plants and spotting different dipterocarp trees passing through rural villages, over hanging bridges, through streams and along narrow jungle trails. Escape from the hot weather with a river bath before we bid farewell to our host family. (B/L)