2 Days 1 Night Sepilok Orang Utan Centre & Abai Jungle ~ Abai Jungle Lodge, Sabah Borneo


Tour Description

Destination

Borneo ~ Sabah ~ Sandakan ~ Sepilok & Abai ~ Wildlife & Conservation

Minimum no. of Persons

2

Place of Departure

Sandakan city or Sandakan airport

Trip Availability

Daily

Tour Code

SIA 03

Tour Duration

2 Days 1 Night

Accommodation

Abai Jungle Lodge

  • 18 Rooms – 6 units Chalets x 3 Twin Bedroom
  • All rooms with attached bathroom, toilet, hot shower, ceiling fan and netted windows.
  • All rooms with smoke detector and emergency action plan
  • Uses Reserve Osmosis Water Purifier System.
  • Use Kimberly-Clark Biodegradable and Environmentally friendly shampoo, soap and papers.

Flight In

MH2042 OR AK6492

Recommended Personal Gear

Insect repellent, Torch Light, raincoat (umbrella not recommended), hat, binocular and sun screen (sweat proof). Use good walking shoes and comfortable cotton T-shirt with long or short pant.

Day 1 SEPILOK/BY BOAT TO ABAI JUNGLE LODGE/PM&NIGHT CRUISE

0810 Pick up from hotel in Sandakan or meet upon arrival at the Sandakan Airport(preferably on MH2042 OR AK6492). Drive for approximately 30 minutes to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Center. Proceed to the free roaming area feeding platform. 1000 hrs feeding of Orang Utans. At this center, observe man’s closest relative “the Orang Utan” being rehabilitated to become wild in their natural habitat and experience a walk in the Tropical Lowland Dipterocarp Forest of Borneo, visit to the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre, the centre that managed to improve the living condition of the rescued sun bear and released their natural behaviors in the 2.5ha enclosed forest. 11:15hrs, depart Sepilok Centre transfer to jetty in Sandakan for Schedule boat depart at 1200hrs,

take an hour boat cruise up to the Lower Kinabatangan River Sanctuary where you will take your lunch at Abai Jungle Restaurant, This is a wonderful journey of discovery which starts from the waters of Sulu Sea of Sandakan Town through a magnificent scenery of the Mangrove Forest. Check in Abai Jungle Lodge, Late in the afternoon, you'll be experiencing a cruise to search for wildlife until the sunsets while enjoying a cup of coffee and by night falls continue the night cruise to witness the fire flies as Christmas tree. Return to the lodge for dinner. After dinner, again experience the “Jungle at night” at our nature boardwalk to search for birds, snakes, insects and other wildlife with our nature guide. (Lunch/Dinner)

Day 2 PITAS OXBOW LAKE/TRANSFER AIRPORT

Wake up by the calls of nature, early morning take a river trip to Pitas Oxbow lake to observe wildlife and experience the unique of Pitas lake. After breakfast, take another one hour boat transfer back to Sandakan. Upon arrival at jetty, proceed to airport for your flight MH 2047 (ETD12:50hrs) or to your hotel.(breakfast/Lunch)


2 Days 1 Night Sepilok Orang Utan Centre & Abai Jungle ~ valid until 31st March 2018

(Rates based on per person basis)

Minimum No of Persons

Rates Per Person (RM)

minimum 2 persons 1,150.00

Package Includes :

* English speaking guide * land/boat transfers based on joining basis * entrance fees * accommodation * meals as stated

Package Excludes:

* camera/video camera fees * airfares/taxes/insurance * beverages(alcoholic/carbonate/juice)

Please Note:

* For requested attached bathroom in chalet on Selingan Island, additional RM 50 per room is required

Pick up Points:

* Scheduled pick up point is at Hotel Sabah or Sandakan * RM 25.00 per person will imposed if required to pick up from other hotels in Sandakan * RM 35.00 per person will imposed if required to pick up from Sepilok area

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

Please Note:

  • Package rate applies to a minimum of 2 full paying persons travelling & based on Seat-In-Coach Basis
  • For Single Traveller, it is possible to go on the trip on 2 persons rate, if there are other guests travelling together (reminder that this trip is based on Sit-In-Coach basis). However, there will be an additional charge for single supplement for accommodation (ie single room)
  • Single supplement charge is RM300 per person per night at Sukau/Abai/ Selingan accommodation
  • Child below 12yrs old, is discounted 20% based on 2 full paying adults * Additional RM100 nett per person for unscheduled transfer
  • 100% charge for request of a Private Tour/Transport
  • English speaking driver /guide provided
  • Rates are subject to changes in Sepilok/Selingan Entrance Fees and accommodation at Selingan Island
  • The Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary permit/entrance fees are not included in the rates (fee charges to be advised)


CANCELLATION CHARGES:

  • Confirmation date to 30 days before arrival - 30% of the trip’s full price forfeited
  • 29 days to 15 days before arrival - 50% of the trip’s full price forfeited
  • 14 days to 08 days before arrival - 75% of the trip’s full price forfeited
  • 07 days before arrival or NO SHOW of customer - 100% of the trip’s full price forfeited
  • Due to limited rooms at Selingan Island, once booking is confirmed, it is under guaranteed basis and no changes will be allowed. Should there be any amendment of dates or cancellation of booking it is subject to cancellation charges ofRM400 per room per night

JULY & AUGUST booking cancellations:

25% charge for cancellations made within 60 days prior to arrival date

50% charge for cancellations made 29 days to 15 days prior to arrival date

100% charge for cancellations made within 14 days prior to arrival date

CHILD RATES:

  • 2 adults + 1 child sharing room with parents
  • 2 - 4yrs old ~ 50% off the 2 person rate
  • 5 - 11 yrs old ~ 20% off the 2 person rate
  • 1 adult + 1 child ~ child will be charged at 2 person rate
  • Child below 2yrs old ~ free of charge (without meals/mattress/entrance fee/permit)


Scheduled Boat & Land Transfers

Scheduled Boat Transfers from Scheduled Boat Transfers to Departure Time
Unscheduled Transfers (SIC)
Sandakan Jetty Abai Jungle Lodge 1200
RM 330 per person (minimum 2 persons)

Abai Jungle Lodge Sandakan 0900
RM 330 per person (minimum 2 persons)

Sandakan Jetty Selingan 1030
RM 330 per person (minimum 2 persons)

Selingan Sandakan 0700
RM 330 per person (minimum 2 persons)





PICK UP TIME/POINT (VENUE)

From To Sepilok To Selingan To Abai/ Sukau
Sepilok area 0900 - 0910 0915 - 0925 1115 - 1130
Hotel at Sandakan town area 0800 - 0810 0945 - 0955 1130 - 1145

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