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Best of Borneo

From £2705 for 21 days
Trip Overview
Imagine a place that is spiritual and wild, colourful and mysterious, and full of tantalising secrets - this is beautiful Borneo. From the steamy jungles of Mulu National Park and the secluded beaches of Turtle Island, to the graceful orangutans at Sepilok and small villages nestled in the shadow of Mt Kinabalu, Borneo is a true gem of South East Asia. Experience captivating sunsets, be welcomed on homestays, travel along scenic trails, laze on tropical beaches and see an abundance of wildlife - this is a tour to remember forever.
Essential Info
Starts: Kuching
Ends: Kota Kinabalu
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Discovery, Wildlife
Trip Code: ITMSXC
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Malaysia, Borneo
What's Included

Meals

17 Breakfasts included
7 Lunches included
7 Dinners included

Transport

4x4,Speed boat,Private Mini van,Ferry,Longtail boat,Plane,Taxi

Accommodation

Hotel (7 nights),Dormitory/multi share (7 nights),Homestay (2 nights),Chalet (3 nights),Lodge (1 night)

Trip Highlights

•   Slurp spicy laksa in charming Kuching

•   Look out for cheeky monkeys in Bako National Park

•   Experience sunrise from the Mt Kinabalu summit

•   Spend the night in an Iban longhouse

•   Hike along the wild Headhunters Trail

•   Discover mountain myths on a village homestay

•   Relax in the Poring Hot Springs

Dates & Availability
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Departing: 21st Nov 2019
Returning: 11th Dec 2019
£2,915pp
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Fully Booked
Departing: 19th Dec 2019
Returning: 8th Jan 2020
£3,095pp
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Fully Booked
Departing: 2nd Jan 2020
Returning: 22nd Jan 2020
£2,895pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 30th Jan 2020
Returning: 19th Feb 2020
£2,895pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 20th Feb 2020
Returning: 11th Mar 2020
£2,765pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 5th Mar 2020
Returning: 25th Mar 2020
£2,765pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 19th Mar 2020
Returning: 8th Apr 2020
£2,710pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 26th Mar 2020
Returning: 15th Apr 2020
£2,710pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 2nd Apr 2020
Returning: 22nd Apr 2020
£2,710pp
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Availability: Good
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Itinerary & Notes
Selamat datang! Welcome to Malaysia. Kuching, meaning 'cat' in Malay, is arguably the most pleasant city in Malaysian Borneo. It was home to the infamous White Raja of Sarawak, whose mysterious rule in this remote corner of the world sparked the imagination of many people who dreamt of becoming royalty. Your adventure begins with a welcome meeting at 6 pm, which you can find details about at the hotel’s reception. In any free time before the meeting, check out this cosmopolitan city rich in architecture, where the waterfront houses a wealth of curious shops and local vegetable, spice and fish markets. This city of skyscrapers sitting near lush green jungle is easily walked around, so maybe relish the mellow vibe and head out with your new travel companions to try some local dishes like Sarawak Laksa and Kolok mee.
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