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2 FOR 1 : 8 Day Discover Borneo Wildlife Tour

$1,899
For 2 People

Typically $3,698
Our best selling 2For1 deal is any wildlife lovers dream. See wild orang-utans, pygmy elephants, proboscis monkeys and more on our week-long adventure!

the tour

2 For 1 Borneo tour! Experience the ultimate wildlife holiday with our 8 Day Discover Borneo Tour. Experience the magic of Borneo in this epic 7 night package where the second person travels free. Visit iconic wildlife hotspots including the famous Sepilok Orang-utan Rehabilitation Centre and Borneon Sun Bear Conservation Centre. Take an overnight trip to the stunning Selingan “Turtle” Island where you will bear witness mother turtles coming to shore to lay their eggs.  If we are lucky, we may also see baby turtles hatching, then finding their own way to the ocean.

You will complete your wildlife adventure by spending 2 nights in our jungle lodge along the Kinabatangan River. Here search for wild orangutans and pygmy elephants with multiple included wildlife river cruises. Cruise along the river at dawn and dusk and experience the pure essence of Borneo. In additional to orangutans, your experienced guide will look for many other types of monkey, exotic birds, crocs and more! You will also have the opportunity to take a night jungle walk with a local expert guide in search for nocturnal wildlife including the unusual mouse deer and big eyed tarsier.

INCLUSIONS

Almost all of your meals are included as well as airport transfers, all transportation throughout in comfortable air conditioned vehicles, professional English speaking guides, wildlife river cruises and entrance fees. MyHoliday2 specialise in Borneo packages and to get the most of your wildlife viewing experience, we operate small groups. Our 2 For 1 Borneo tour has a maximum of 16 people in each group for intimate sightseeing. We now offer the option to secure your booking with only a 10% deposit. You can even buy now so you don’t miss out on this great deal, and choose your travel date later. See tabs below for a full list of inclusions.

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Itinerary

DAY 1: Arrive Borneo ~ Sepilok

Your amazing holiday to Borneo begins with an airport pick up at Sandakan airport and transfer to Sepilok Jungle Resort. On arrival, check-in, unwind, and relax for the rest of the day in the pool and the beautiful natural surroundings of the Resort.

MEALS: Dinner

OVERNIGHT: Sepilok Jungle Resort

DAY 2: Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre ~ Sun Bear Conservation Centre

This morning we visit Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre in time for the morning feeding and learn about the conservation and rehabilitation efforts of Sepilok. Witness the majestic Orangutan swing through the forest towards the feeding platform and watch as these beautiful creatures enjoy their breakfast. Afterwards we make a visit to see the World’s most smallest bear in their natural habitat at the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre. Enjoy lunch back at the resort and relax in the resorts pool and tropical surroundings until 3pm when you can go back to the afternoon feeding at the Orangutan sanctuary. The afternoon is a much less busier time to see these incredible animals and take photos. Evening at leisure in the Jungle Resort.

MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

OVERNIGHT: Sepilok Jungle Resort

DAY 3: Sepilok ~ Selingan “Turtle” Island

After breakfast (9:30am) we transfer to the Sandakan Jetty and board the boat to Selingan Island. The trip takes around 50 minutes and on arrival you will check in and enjoy free time to explore this beautiful quiet island, relax on the decking or take a stroll along the long stretch of sandy beach. At 6:00pm there will be a briefing about the turtle’s conservation program, followed by a visit to the hatchery and an opportunity to release baby turtles back to the Sulu Sea. Have dinner and watch a documentary, then, a waiting game for the ranger call for the mother turtle sighting. If we are lucky enough we will witness mother turtles coming to shore to lay their eggs in the sand.

MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

OVERNIGHT: Selingan Island Resort

DAY 4: Selingan Island ~ Bilit, Kinabantangan River

Back to the mainland we go this morning. Once back in Sandakan proceed to Sandakan War Memorial Park before heading overland to our adventure lodge on the banks of the Kinabatangan River. On arrival into Bilit we have a spot of lunch before jumping on our first wildlife boat cruise down the river. Keep your eyes peeled for wild orangutans, Proboscis monkeys, Pygmy Elephants and lots of exotic birdlife! Evening free at leisure or take an optional guided night jungle walk to spot the nocturnal wildlife.

MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

OVERNIGHT: Bilit Adventure Lodge

OPTIONAL: Night Jungle Walk RM10 per hour

DAY 5: Bilit, Kinabatangan River ~ Tree Planting Activity

Early morning start as we cruise along the Kinabatangan River at 6:00am in search for more wild and wonderful wildlife, then back to the lodge for breakfast. After breakfast we visit a local village and take part in a tree planting activity to do our part for the conservation of the jungle. Then we take a guided jungle walk through riverine forest and search for bird life. Trek back to Bilit Lodge, freshen up, have lunch and enjoy the second river cruise of the day in search for more wildlife. Spend the evening at leisure enjoying a cold beer and sharing your photos from the day with fellow travellers.

MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

OVERNIGHT: Bilit Adventure Lodge

DAY 6: Bilit ~ Sandakan

After breakfast, we depart Bilit by 8:30am and return to Sandakan. Have lunch in the hotel and enjoy the afternoon and evening at your own leisure or take our optional excursion to the Fishermans Village and Firefly River Cruise.

MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch

OVERNIGHT: Sabah Hotel, Sandakan

OPTIONAL: Fisherman’s Village & Firefly River Cruise with Dinner

DAY 7: Sandakan Free Day or Optional Day Tour

Enjoy a full day in Sandakan today to explore the city at your own pace or simply relax in the hotel grounds and pool. Alternatively you can take an optional tours: 1. Sandakan Nature City Tour OR 2. Sandakan City Tour & Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary.

MEALS: Breakfast

OVERNIGHT: Sabah Hotel, Sandakan

OPTIONAL: Sandakan City Tour Half Day | Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary & Sandakan City Tour

Day 8: End of Tour

After breakfast and check out you will be transferred to the airport for your return flight home. Unfortunately your holiday to Borneo has come to an end!

MEALS: Breakfast

Description

2 For 1 Borneo tour! Experience the ultimate wildlife holiday with our 8 Day Discover Borneo Tour. Experience the magic of Borneo in this epic 7 night package where the second person travels free. Visit iconic wildlife hotspots including the famous Sepilok Orang-utan Rehabilitation Centre and Borneon Sun Bear Conservation Centre. Take an overnight trip to the stunning Selingan “Turtle” Island where you will bear witness mother turtles coming to shore to lay their eggs.  If we are lucky, we may also see baby turtles hatching, then finding their own way to the ocean.

You will complete your wildlife adventure by spending 2 nights in our jungle lodge along the Kinabatangan River. Here search for wild orangutans and pygmy elephants with multiple included wildlife river cruises. Cruise along the river at dawn and dusk and experience the pure essence of Borneo. In additional to orangutans, your experienced guide will look for many other types of monkey, exotic birds, crocs and more! You will also have the opportunity to take a night jungle walk with a local expert guide in search for nocturnal wildlife including the unusual mouse deer and big eyed tarsier.

INCLUSIONS

Almost all of your meals are included as well as airport transfers, all transportation throughout in comfortable air conditioned vehicles, professional English speaking guides, wildlife river cruises and entrance fees. MyHoliday2 specialise in Borneo packages and to get the most of your wildlife viewing experience, we operate small groups. Our 2 For 1 Borneo tour has a maximum of 16 people in each group for intimate sightseeing. We now offer the option to secure your booking with only a 10% deposit. You can even buy now so you don’t miss out on this great deal, and choose your travel date later. See tabs below for a full list of inclusions.

INCLUSIONS

 

8 Day Wildlife tour for 2 people

7 Nights in 3-4 Star accommodation

7x Breakfasts, 5x Lunches, 5x Dinners

Return airport/hotel transfers

English speaking local guides

Entrance to Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre

Entrance to Borneon Sun Bear Conservation Centre

Boat transfers to Selingan “Turtle” Island

3x Wildlife river cruises along Kinabatangan river

Tour of Sandakan War Memorial

Tree planting activity

AC transportation throughout

Small Groups MAXIMUM 16 people

EXCLUSIONS

 

International Airfares

Tourism Tax of RM10 (approx USD$3) per room/night payable on arrival

Camera fees (Approx USD$5 per person per attraction. Mobile phone cameras are free)

Beverages for all meals

Tips for guides and drivers (Recommended USD$5 per person per day but not mandatory)

Personal expenses

Travel insurance

Optional tours

Other meals not included in itinerary

DEPARTURE DATES

 

DEPARTURE DATES 2021:

May:  3, 10, 17, 24, 31

Jun: 7, 14, 21, 28

July: 5, 12, 19, 26

August: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

September: 6, 13, 20, 27

October: 4, 11, 18, 25

November: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Dec: 2, 6, 9, 13

 

DEPARTURE DATES 2022:

February: 24, 28

March: 7, 14, 21, 28

April: 4, 11, 18, 25

May: 2, 23

June: 6, 13

July: 11, 18

August: 8, 22

September: 5, 19

October: 10, 24

November: 7, 21

December: 5

HOTELS

 

HOTELS USED:

Sepilok: Sepilok Jungle Resort

Bilit: Bilit Adventure Lodge

Turtle Island: Selingan Island Resort

Sandakan: Sabah Hotel

 

In the unlikely event that the listed hotels are fully booked, alternative hotels of the same standard will be used

Triple share rooms are available

UPGRADES & OPTIONS

 

UPGRADES:

No upgrades available with this package

 

OPTIONAL TOURS:

DAY 6: Fisherman Village & Firefly Evening River Cruise – USD$55/AUD$65pp

Late afternoon 4:15pm we transfer from the hotel to the a local fisherman’s village. Meet the villagers and sample some local snacks and sugary tea while chatting with the locals and playing games with the kids. At dark, take a river cruise through the mangroves and wait for the thousands of fire flies to light up the trees around us. End with a local dinner then transfer back to hotel for your overnight stay. (Evening – Includes Dinner)

 

DAY 7: Sandakan City Tour & Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary – USD$95/AUD$120pp

Pick up at hotel at 10am. Begin tour with a visit to Puu Jih Shih Buddhist Temple, before heading to Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary for the 11:30am feeding. Head back in to Sandakan Town and the tour will continue with visits to the Central Market and Agnes Keith Museum. Stop for a delicious lunch at the English Tea House, then after lunch, visit to St. Michael’s Church, Liberation Monument and head back to the Hotel around 4pm. (Full Day – Includes Lunch)

 

DAY 7: Sandakan Nature City Tour – USD$55/AUD$65pp

Pick up at hotel at 10am. Begin tour with a visit to Puu Jih Shih Buddhist Temple, Central Market St. Michael’s Church, Liberation Monument and Agnes Keith Museum. Stop for a delicious lunch at the English Tea House. (Half Day – Includes Lunch)

 

EXTRA NIGHTS:

Extend your time in Borneo with extra nights pre or post tour

PRE-TOUR

Sepilok: Sepilok Jungle Resort – USD$70/AUD$85

POST TOUR

Sandakan: Sabah Hotel – USD$75/AUD$95

 

Prices are based per room per night and include breakfast and airport transfers

TOUR INFORMATION

 

VALIDITY:

Voucher valid until 5 December 2022

Voucher valid for 2 people, based on twin/double share

Bookings must be made at least 30 days prior to travel

 

SINGLE SUPPLEMENT:

Not applicable for this deal

 

GROUP SIZE:

Minimum of 2 people

Maximum 16 people

 

CHILDREN POLICY:

Children under the age of 2 travel free of charge

Children aged 2-11 require a child voucher. Add to cart at checkout:

– USD$625 / AUD$799 per child

 

Children aged 12+ are classed as an adult

Child vouchers only apply if in addition to two full paying adults.

Maximum room capacity is 2 adults and 2 children (1 in existing bedding, 1 in extra bed)

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

Travel insurance is recommended. MyHoliday2 takes no responsibility for any travel issues that may arise

It is the customers responsibility to research the current Covid-19 requirements and recommendations for international travel for their destination prior to departure and cover all fees associated with any testing and quarantine requirements.  Travelers should additionally follow guidance and requirements of destination countries for international travel, or state authorities when arriving back in the U.S. jurisdiction after international travel.

Day tours included in itinerary may join a larger group than specified

It is the customers responsibility to obtain the correct visa for their destination and cover all fees associated

It is the customers responsibility to ensure they have a valid passport for travel and must be valid for at least 6 months beyond the period of intended stay.

We offer a 21 Day Money Back Guarantee. See Refund policy for details

After 21 days from purchase, travel vouchers/tour packages are non refundable

Travel vouchers are non-redeemable for cash

Travel vouchers cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer/promotion

Travel vouchers must be redeemed within the validity period or will be deemed void

MyHoliday2 pricing reflects current market rates, so package prices may fluctuate from day to day. This is the nature of the tourism industry, and MyHoliday2 is not obliged to refund you to match any subsequent price reductions after purchase

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