Trip validity : Immediate – 31st December 2017
Trip code : BNAT-OT3
Duration : Fully Day Trip
Extra : Accommodation upgrade upon request
At 1300hrs, gather and meet up with your tour guide at your hotel lobby. You’ll be transferred to Klias to go on the Proboscis Monkey River Cruise. Enjoy the scenic view passing paddy fields, oil palm plantation and native villages along the way. Tea/coffee and local cakes at a typical village house will be served. Get on boat for your 2 hours river cruise. Listen to the chorus of the birds and insects while looking out for the endemic monkeys, found only in Borneo. There will be a briefing on the boarding the boat safely and synopsis of the Nasalis Larvatus or better known as Proboscis Monkey. See the Fireflies magnificent “Christmas Tree” formation along the river. Dinner will be served upon your return from the river cruise. After your sumptuous dinner, we will transfer you back to your hotel in Kota Kinabalu.
Proboscis Monkey which are not found anywhere else in the world is currently residing in Beaufort, Located 110km south of Kota Kinabalu, Klias is about a 2-hour drive from Kota Kinabalu City. With it is huge pendulous nose and distinctive pot belly, the male proboscis monkey is one of the most peculiar and bizarre animal in the world. It is usually not easy to observe these monkeys from a reasonably close distance. They are by nature very cautious of humans and are easily frightened away. Back on the jetty; enjoy a natural light show when hundreds of fireflies put on a glowing performance for your benefit.
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Suggested things to bring/wear;
Towel & hat, insect repellent, comfortable walking shoes/slippers/sandals, light clothing, poncho/umbrella
1. Return transportation
2. English speaking tour guide
4. River cruise
1. Air fares & ticket
2. Tipping and personal expenses
3. Items not mentioned in the inclusions
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