TOUR CODE: ABSK-WA1501
HIGHLIGHTS: Sandakan - Sepilok Orang Utan Centre & City Tour
DURATION: Day Trip
2016 Pricing (01 January 2016 till 31 December 2016)
SPECIAL PRICE: RM 245.00 per person
All rates are quoted in Ringgit Malaysia (MYR) and are inclusive of 6% Goods & Service Tax (GST).
Meet and pick up from Sandakan airport or hotel and transfer to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre (30 mins journey) situated in the Kabili-Sepilok Forest Reserve for video show. Visit the Nature Education Centre and watch the video documentary show to learn about the rehabilitation of orphaned orang utan before taking a boardwalk through the lowland rainforest to view the feeding platform. Trek ten minutes through the rainforest on wooden plank walks to witness the feeding of the orang utans at 10:00hrs.
Lunch at a restaurant. Continue the journey for Sandakan City Tour. Visit various landmarks and historical points in Sandakan, once known as the "Little Hong Kong." The landmarks include:-
1) Puh Jih Syh Buddhist Temple which offers a panoramic view of Sandakan Bay situated on the hilltop Tanah Merah,
2) Sandakan Central Market, the most amazing variety of fresh seafood and agricultural products.
3) The Sim-Sim Water Village where houses are all built on stilts close to the water surface while observing the fascinating view of the sea.
After tour, transfer to Sandakan airport or your respective hotel. Tour ends at around 13:00hrs.
OPTIONAL ADD-ON: AGNES KEITH HOUSE
(Additional charge of MYR 50/- per person)
Continue the tour to Agnes Keith House. The book Land Below the Wind and White Man Returns were written in the house and today the house has turned into a heritage house providing interesting insight to life during British North Borneo. After tour, transfer to Sandakan airport or your respective hotel. Tour ends between 16:00hrs to 16:30hrs.