7 days in Sabah Itinerary

7 days in Sabah Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

1
night
Kundasang

Kundasang ©
Offering access to a lush national park, tea plantations, and dairy farms, Kundasang serves as a popular leisure destination.
For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kundasang trip maker site.

Kuala Lumpur to Kundasang is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Kota Kinabalu.

Things to do in Kundasang

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Sabah, Arnab Village
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 14:
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Mount Kinabalu ©
Mount Kinabalu
Kinabalu Park ©
Kinabalu Park
Arnab Village ©
Arnab Village

3
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.
Kota Kinabalu is known for nature, shopping, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Pasupathinath Alayam, head off the coast to Mamutik Island, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Kota Kinabalu road trip planning site.

You can drive from Kundasang to Kota Kinabalu in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in September, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Sandakan.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

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

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary, look for all kinds of wild species at Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre (BSBCC), and then get a new perspective on nature at Sandakan Rainforest Discovery Centre (RDC). On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kun Yam (Goddess of Mercy) Temple, take an in-depth tour of Sandakan Memorial Park, then get outside with Sepilok Tropical Wildlife Adventure, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sam Sing Kung Temple.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Sandakan day trip planner.

Fly from Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sandakan

Parks · Wildlife · Museums
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 19:
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Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary ©
Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary

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