7 days in Sabah Itinerary

7 days in Sabah Itinerary

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Sandakan
— 1 night
2
Kota Kinabalu
— 3 nights
3
Kundasang
— 2 nights

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Sandakan

Sandakan
Taking a trip to Sandakan remains one of the best ways to enjoy eco-friendly and culturally rewarding adventures in one of Borneo's largest cities.
To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Sandakan day trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur to Sandakan is an approximately 6-hour flight. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Kota Kinabalu.

Things to do in Sandakan

Wildlife · Parks · Museums
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nights
Kota Kinabalu

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.
Spend the 9th (Sun) exploring nature at Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park. The adventure continues: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, pause for some photo ops at Marlin Statue, step off the mainland to explore Mamutik Island, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kota Kinabalu City Mosque.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Kota Kinabalu day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Sandakan to Kota Kinabalu takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kundasang.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Nature · Parks · Outdoors
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Climbing Tours
Manukan Island ©
Manukan Island
Sapi Island ©
Sapi Island

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Kundasang

Kundasang ©
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 10th (Mon): get to know the resident critters at Arnab Village, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kinabalu, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Sosodikon Hill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Kundasang War Memorial and then take in the awesome beauty at Kinabalu Park.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Kundasang day trip tool.

Drive from Kota Kinabalu to Kundasang in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kundasang

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Sabah, Arnab Village
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Mount Kinabalu ©
Mount Kinabalu
Kinabalu Park ©
Kinabalu Park
Kundasang War Memorial ©
Kundasang War Memorial

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