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Packing List for a Holiday to Borneo

Borneo is a large island in Southeast Asia, home to a diverse range of wildlife, rainforests, and cultural attractions. If you’re booked on one of our popular Borneo tours, here is a packing list to help you get started:


  • Lightweight, breathable clothing made from natural fibers, such as cotton or linen
  • Long-sleeved shirts and pants for protection from mosquitoes and leeches (gum boots and leech socks can be hired for jungle walks)
  • A rain jacket or poncho
  • A swimsuit
  • Sunglasses and hat
  • Comfortable walking shoes or sandals


  • Passport and visa
  • Travel insurance
  • Cash in local currency (Malaysian ringgit)
  • Credit cards
  • Insect repellent
  • Sunscreen
  • Toiletries
  • Power adapter

Other items

  • A daypack for carrying your essentials
  • A water bottle
  • A camera
  • Binoculars

Packing Tips

  • Choose clothes that are versatile and can be layered
  • Pack for both hot and wet weather
  • If you’re planning on hiking or trekking, pack sturdy shoes and hiking gear

Additional Information

  • The best time to visit Borneo is during the dry season, which is from March to October.
  • The weather in Borneo is hot and humid year-round.
  • The currency in Malaysia is the Malaysian ringgit (MYR).

I hope this packing list helps you prepare for your Holiday2Borneo!

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