Borneo Rainforest Lodge ~ Danum Valley, Sabah Borneo


Destination
Sabah ~ Lahad Datu ~ Danum Valley ~ Borneo Rainforest Lodge


Minimum no. of Persons
2 persons

Tour Commences
From Lahad Datu town

Room Type
23 bungalows at Borneo Rainforest Lodge

Room Description
28 twin-bedded rooms in 23 bungalows accommodate a total of 60 people. Each chalet includes a bathroom and balcony

Facility and Activity
The central lodge is a large, airy building standing on columns and features a spacious verandah, dining area and well-stocked bar

OPTIONAL
River cruise, jungle walk, night cruise, boardwalk, birdwatching, slide show, local home visitation, wilderness camping, cultural presentation

Things to Bring
Bottle of water, insect repellant, sun block, hat, raincoat or poncho, comfortable walking shoes, slippers, own medication, anti histamine cream(if needed), personal toiletries, torch light, binoculars (a very good idea to bring a good quality pair)



3 Days 2 Nights Rainforest Package ~ valid 1st April 2016 till 31st March 2017

(Rates based on per person basis)

3D2N Package Per Person Normal Peak Season
* Incl LDU-BRL-LDU Schedule Transfer 01Mar - 31Apr & 15Jul - 15Oct
Standard Deluxe Standard Deluxe
Single Occupancy RM3,180.00 RM3,300.00 RM3,260.00 RM3,520.00
6% GST RM190.80 RM198.00 RM195.60 RM211.20
Total Per Person RM3,370.80 RM3,498.00 RM3,455.60 RM3,731.20
Twin / Double Sharing RM2,900.00 RM3,210.00 RM3,000.00 RM3,250.00
6% GST RM174.00 RM192.60 RM180.00 RM195.00
Total Per Person RM3,074.00 RM3,402.60 RM3,180.00 RM3,445.00
Triple Share - Adult RM2,496.70 RM2,680.00 RM2,530.00 RM2,760.00
6% GST RM149.80 RM160.80 RM151.80 RM165.60
Total Per Person RM2,646.50 RM2,840.80 RM2,681.80 RM2,925.60
Triple Share with Child (6-12 Yrs) RM2,294.00 RM2,476.70 RM2,333.00 RM2,556.70
6% GST RM137.65 RM148.60 RM140.00 RM153.40
Total Per Person RM2,431.65 RM2,625.30 RM2,473.00 RM2,710.10

Package Inclusive of :

Rates above include 6% GST (Goods & Services Tax)

The above PACKAGE Rates are in Ringgit Malaysia (RM) inclusive of accommodation, meals (L/D/B) at the Lodge, guided jungle activities, scheduled transfer, entry permit and 6% GST taxes. Jungle activities itinerary covers Nature/Jungle Trekking, Night Safari, Canopy Walkway and Interpretative Services.

Not Inclusive of:

* Domestic airfare & tax - Kota Kinabalu/Sandakan - Lahad Datu/Kota Kinabalu * camera fee and items not mentioned

Terms & Conditions :

* ADVANCE BOOKING is required to avoid inconveniences
* FULL PAYMENT is required 30 Days Prior to Arrival to confirm bookings and 60 Days Prior to Arrival (for Peak Season) to confirm booking ( If payments are not received within the stated deadline, the reservation will be automatically cancelled )
* Change of date is treated as new booking and the previous booking is automatically cancelled
* These rates will be effective until 31st March 2016 and are subject to change without prior notice.

Cancellation:

1) A 50% deposit of the total amount is required to secure this booking.

2) Balance payment is to be settled before arrival date.

3) In the event of cancellation 45 days prior to arrival, a 50% cancellation fee is applicable.

4) In the event of cancellation 30 days prior to arrival, a 70% cancellation fee is applicable.

5) In the event of cancellation 14 days prior to arrival, a 100% cancellation fee is applicable.

6) Any amendment to the below itinerary is subject to availability.

7) Rates quoted are subjective to Peak/High season sur-charge.

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

3 Days 2 Nights Rainforest Package Itinerary:

Ex- Lahad Datu

Day 01:(Recommended BKI-LDU Flight MH3010 / 0620)
07:55 - Meet & Greet at Lahad Datu Airport upon arrival and proceed to Borneo Rainforest Lodge office for registration & briefing
09:30 – Depart for 2 and a half hours overland journey on gravel road to Danum Valley Borneo Rainforest Lodge. This is the largest protected area of lowland dipterocarp rainforest in Sabah, covering 43800 hectares
12:00 – Arrive & Check In at the Lodge (Lunch)
14:30 - Slide presentation at Conference Room
15:00 – Afternoon Trek: Introduction to the forest through “Nature Trails” and tree top “Canopy Walkway” 300m in length and 26m at the highest point, for a close-up observation of the rainforest
19:00 – Dinner at the Lodge (Dinner)
20:30 – Night Drive in an open-top vehicle in search of nocturnal animal

Overnight at Borneo Rainforest Lodge (Lunch / Dinner)

Day 02:

07:00 – Breakfast at the Lodge (Breakfast)
09:00 – Morning Jungle Trek: Trek to the Kadazandusun burial site – “Coffin Cliff” before proceed to “View Point” for a bird’s eye view of the area. Descend to the “ Jacuzzi Pool” for a refreshing dip
12:30 - Lunch at the Lodge (Lunch)
15:00 – Afternoon Jungle Trek or go for a relaxing session of ‘tubing’ down the Danum River.
19:00 – Dinner at the Lodge (Dinner)
20:30 – Night Walk in search of nocturnal animals

Overnight at Borneo Rainforest Lodge. (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

Day 03:Recommended Flight LHD – BKI MH3023 / 1730

Optional: An early morning walk and return to the Lodge for lunch before checking-out for transfer to Lahad Datu Airport for onward flights.

Please bring along swim wear, towels, sun block lotion, personal toiletries, insect repellent, torchlight, hat, binoculars, leech sock, walking shoes & raincoat.

Please ensure you are holding air ticket.



4 Days 3 Nights Rainforest Standard & Deluxe Package ~ valid 1st April 2016 - 31st March 2017
(Rates based on per person basis)

4D3N Package Per Person Normal Peak Season
* Incl LDU-BRL-LDU Schedule Transfer 01Mar - 31Apr & 15Jul - 15Oct
Standard Deluxe Standard Deluxe
Single Occupancy RM4,580.00 RM4,970.00 RM4,600.00 RM5,040.00
6% GST RM274.80 RM298.20 RM276.00 RM302.40
Total RM4,854.80 RM5,268.20 RM4,876.00 RM5,342.40
Twin / Double Sharing RM4,085.00 RM4,580.00 RM4,210.00 RM4,600.00
6% GST RM245.10 RM274.80 RM252.60 RM276.00
Total Per Person RM4,330.10 RM4,854.80 RM4,462.60 RM4,876.00
Triple Share - Adult RM3,500.00 RM3,770.00 RM3,620.00 RM3,860.00
6% GST RM210.00 RM226.20 RM217.20 RM231.60
Total Per Person RM3,710.00 RM3,996.20 RM3,837.20 RM4,091.60
Triple Share with Child (6-12 Yrs) RM3,230.00 RM3,580.00 RM3,340.00 RM3,520.00
6% GST RM193.80 RM214.80 RM200.40 RM211.20
Total Per Person RM3,423.80 RM3,794.80 RM3,540.40 RM3,731.20

Package Inclusive of :


Rates above include 6% GST (Goods & Services Tax)

* accommodation * meals (L/D/B) at the Lodge * guided jungle activities ~ Nature/Jungle Trekking, Night Safari, Canopy Walkway and Interpretative Services * scheduled transfer * entry permit and taxes *

Not Inclusive of:

* Domestic airfare & tax - Kota Kinabalu/Sandakan - Lahad Datu/Kota Kinabalu * camera fee and items not mentioned

Terms & Conditions:

* ADVANCE BOOKING is required to avoid inconveniences
* FULL PAYMENT is required 30 Days Prior to Arrival to confirm bookings and 60 Days Prior to Arrival (for Peak Season) to confirm booking ( If payments are not received within the stated deadline, the reservation will be automatically cancelled )
* Change of date is treated as new booking and the previous booking is automatically cancelled
* No Refund for NO show or if cancellation is made less than 7 days of date of arrival. A 50% for cancellation within 14 days and 25% for cancellation within 21 days of the date of arriva
* These rates will be effective until 31st March 2016 and are subject to change without prior notice.

Cancellation:

1) A 50% deposit of the total amount is required to secure this booking.

2) Balance payment is to be settled before arrival date.

3) In the event of cancellation 45 days prior to arrival, a 50% cancellation fee is applicable.

4) In the event of cancellation 30 days prior to arrival, a 70% cancellation fee is applicable.

5) In the event of cancellation 14 days prior to arrival, a 100% cancellation fee is applicable.

6) Any amendment to the below itinerary is subject to availability.

7) Rates quoted are subjective to Peak/High season sur-charge.


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

4 Days 3 Nights Rainforest Package Itinerary:
Ex- Lahad Datu


Day 01:(Recommended BKI-LDU Flight MH3010 / 0620)
07:55 - Meet & Greet at Lahad Datu Airport upon arrival and proceed to Borneo Rainforest Lodge office for registration & briefing
09:30 – Depart for 2 and a half hours overland journey on gravel road to Danum Valley Borneo Rainforest Lodge. This is the largest protected area of lowland dipterocarp rainforest in Sabah, covering 43800 hectares
12:00 – Arrive & Check In at the Lodge (Lunch)
14:30 - Slide presentation at Conference Room
15:00 – Afternoon Trek: Introduction to the forest through “Nature Trails” and tree top “Canopy Walkway” 300m in length and 26m at the highest point, for a close-up observation of the rainforest
19:00 – Dinner at the Lodge (Dinner)
20:30 – Night Drive in an open-top vehicle in search of nocturnal animal

Overnight at Borneo Rainforest Lodge (Lunch / Dinner)

Day 02:

07:00 – Breakfast at the Lodge (Breakfast)
09:00 – Morning Jungle Trek: Trek to the Kadazandusun burial site – “Coffin Cliff” before proceed to “View Point” for a bird’s eye view of the area. Descend to the “ Jacuzzi Pool” for a refreshing dip
12:30 - Lunch at the Lodge (Lunch)
15:00 – Afternoon Jungle Trek or go for a relaxing session of ‘tubing’ down the Danum River.
19:00 – Dinner at the Lodge (Dinner)
20:30 – Night Walk in search of nocturnal animals

Overnight at Borneo Rainforest Lodge. (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

Day 03:

07:00 – Breakfast at the Lodge (Breakfast)
09:00 – Morning Jungle Trek: Trek to the Fairy Falls and Serpent Falls to experience more of the sound & sights of the Rainforest
12:30 – Lunch at the Lodge (Lunch)
15:00 – Afternoon Jungle Trek or go for a relaxing session of ‘tubing’ down the Danum River
19:00 – Dinner at the Lodge (Dinner)
20:30 – Optional Night Drive or Night Walk in search of nocturnal animals.

Overnight at Borneo Rainforest Lodge. (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

Day 04 : Recommended Flight LHD – BKI MH3023 / 1730

Optional: An early morning walk and return to the Lodge for lunch before checking-out for transfer to Lahad Datu Airport for onward flights. (Breakfast / Lunch)

Please bring along swim wear, towels, sun block lotion, personal toiletries, insect repellent, torchlight, hat, binoculars, leech sock, walking shoes & raincoat.

Please ensure you are holding air ticket.


SUPPLEMENT (MYR) - 01st April 2016 - 31st March 2017 Charges
A) Scheduled Transfer : Incl in Package
* 09:30 Hrs : Dep LDU-BRL for MH3010 06:05 / 07:05 Flight
* 13:30 Hrs : Dep BRL-LDU for MH3023 17:40 / 18:35 Flight
B) Unscheduled Transfer - Between 08:00 - 18:00 (Per Way) RM53.00 P/Pax
C) Transfers Between 18:00 - 06:00 / One Way RM 84.80 P/Pax
D) Private Transfers LDU-BRL - 1 to 3 Pax Per 4x4 /Per Vehicle RM 477.00 P/Way
E) Private Transfers LDU-BRL - 4 to 6 Pax -Per Van / Per Vehicle RM 636.00 P/Way
F) Outstation Transfers Sukau/SMM-LDU - 1 to 3 Pax Per 4x4 / Per Vehicle RM848.00 P/Way
G) Outstation Transfers Sukau/SMM-LDU - 4 to 5 Pax Van / Per Vehicle RM954.00 P/Way
H) Private Guide - Max 1 Guide to 8 Guests (min.2 days PVT Guiding) RM190.80 P/Day
I) Accompanying Guide's Meal & Lodging Per Guide RM 37.10 P/Day

Terms & Conditions:

* ADVANCE BOOKING is required to avoid inconveniences

* FULL PAYMENT is required 30 Days Prior to Arrival to confirm bookings and 60 Days Prior to Arrival (for Peak Season) to confirm booking ( If payments are not received within the stated deadline, the reservation will be automatically cancelled )

* Change of date is treated as new booking and the previous booking is automatically cancelled

* No Refund for NO show or if cancellation is made less than 7 days of date of arrival. A 50% for cancellation within 14 days and 25% for cancellation within 21 days of the date of arrival

* These rates will be effective until 31st March 2016 and are subject to change without prior notice.


Transfers Schedules and Other Charges:

Scheduled Transfer Time
Depart Lahad Datu Airport to Borneo Rainforest Lodge 9.30am (0930hrs)

(recommended Flight : MH3010 - 0620hrs / 0715hrs - malaysia airlines)

Depart Borneo Rainforest Lodge to Lahad Datu Airport 1.30pm (1330hrs)

(recommended Flight : MH3023 - 1730hrs / 1825hrs - malaysia airlines)

UnScheduled Transfer Rates
Between 1800hrs to 0600hrs One Way RM84.80 Per Pax
Private Transfer Rates
Lahad Datu to Borneo Rainforest Lodge 1 to 3 Pax Per 4 x 4 / One Way RM424.00 Per Way


4 to 6 Pax Per Van / One Way RM583.00 Per Way

Private Guide Rates
Max 1 Guide to 8 Guests (Minimum 2 Days Charge) RM190.80
Accompanying Guide ( Meal and Lodging per day per guide) RM37.10

Rates above include 6% GST (Goods & Services Tax)


Birding At Danum Valley

We have a list of 242 bird species found in the danum valley. If interested please let us know and we will email you a birding check list


BIRD WATCHING SAMPLE ITINERARY

DAY 1

Meet & Greet at Lahad Datu Airport, Scheduled Transfer to Borneo Rainforest Lodge.

Introduction trail : Guided trek on Nature Trail & Canopy Walk

The lowland dipterocarp forest of Danum Valley is home to several species of birds that are endemic to Borneo. These include the:

Bornean Bristlehead, Bornean Ground-Cuckoo, Bornean Wren-Babbler, Black-Throated Wren-Babbler and Dusky Munia, just to name a few. It is also home to all eight species of the Bornean Hornbills and six species of Pitta, including the impressive Giant Pitta. Danum Valley is indeed a birdwatcher’s paradise!

2030hrs : Safari Night Drive after dinner

DAY 2

0530hrs : An early morning breakfast before Bird Watching Trek

0600hrs : Meet with your guide and depart for Bird Watching Trek

Danum Valley Conservation Area has been recognized by Malaysia Nature Society and the Ministry of Tourism, Malaysia as an Important Bird Area ( IBA Code : MY 24 – Danum Valley Conservation Area). This IBA are sites of international importance for conserving birds and other biodiversity. All wildlife and plants are protected within this area.

1200hrs : Buffet lunch

1530hrs : Meet with your guide and depart for Bird Watching Trek

1900hrs : Dinner

2000hrs : Night Walk after dinner (guided)

DAY 3

0530hrs : An early morning breakfast before Bird Watching Trek

0600hrs : Meet with your guide and depart for Bird Watching Trek

1200hrs : Buffet lunch

1530hrs : Meet with your guide and depart for Bird Watching Trek

1900hrs : Dinner

2000hrs : Night Walk after dinner (guided)

DAY 4

0530hrs : An early morning breakfast before Bird Watching Trek

0600hrs : Meet with your guide and depart for Bird Watching Trek

1100hrs : Take a break by the Natural Jacuzzi Pool for a refreshing dip before lunch

1530hrs : Meet with your guide and depart for Bird Watching Trek

1200hrs : Buffet lunch

1900hrs : Dinner

2000hrs : Optional Tour or Free at Leisure

DAY 5

Free & Leisure until Airport Transfer