Love adventure, nature, and getting off the beaten track? If so, this Borneo tour is for you. Dive, walk, and bird-watch your way through 10 days of wildlife reserves and resorts, tucked away islands, and lush valleys.
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With flora and fauna unlike anywhere else in the world, the Borneo rainforest offers a thrilling experience to anyone willing to venture this far. During this 5-day journey, you will explore the jungle by both river and land in search of elusive wildlife, as well as encounter endangered species through the local conservation and rehabilitation centers.
Head off to East Malaysia and the island of Borneo for a week of off-the-beaten-path adventures and wildlife excursions. On this unforgettable holiday, you'll trek through virgin rainforest, go on a riverboat safari, tour local villages, and go hiking in Kinabalu National Park.
From the Deer and Lang Caves to trekking the limestone formations of the Pinnacles Trail, there is so much to do and see in Sarawak in Malaysian Borneo. Taste unusual delicacies and delectably fresh fruits, tour cultural centers, and wander through rainforests with an eye keen to see wildlife. Learn more about Bako and Mulu National Parks, village life, and touring by longboat with detailed days below.
Climb the imposing Mount Trusmadi while still covering the natural and cultural highlights of the Sabah region. You'll encounter stunning wildlife, interact with the locals, and explore deep into the rainforests while trekking the second highest mountain in Malaysia.
Sabah is an area rich with culture, astonishing wildlife, incredible natural landscapes, and wild adventure that, when combined, make this Malaysian state a true gem of Borneo. Some lesser-known experiences and off-the-beaten trails throughout Sabah are a must-see to truly embrace the beauty and diversity of this stunning tropical destination. With expert insight, you'll find the best spots, views, markets, and food to experience Sabah as the locals do.
Animal lovers and ocean enthusiasts, get ready: this five-day trip is bursting with sea and wildlife. Make your way through the five distinct habitats of the Kinabatangan River to a chalet on the beach, keeping an eye out for proboscis monkeys, crocodiles, and Pygmy elephants along the way.
This four-day tour will take you into the heart of the jungle to search for pygmy elephants, orangutans, proboscis monkeys, and Bornean gibbons. Spend your days scanning the shores as you cruise along the river and your nights wandering the jungle trails, always in search of the next wild, elusive jungle creature.
On this 22-day adventure, you will cross Malaysian Borneo. You'll start in the state of Sabah, where you'll do river safaris, visit the island's northernmost point, and hike the highest mountain in Malaysia. Then, you'll head to the state of Sarawak, where you'll explore bat caves, stay in the heart of the jungle, and spend time in the eclectic city of Kuching. Throughout your here, you'll see many unique species, including orangutans and the rafflesia flower, the largest flower in the world.
Explore the beautiful Mulu Show Caves and the dramatic, razor-sharp limestone peaks known as the Pinnacles on this immersive Bornean itinerary, made with nature-lovers in mind. Come prepared for challenging hikes and stunning views at every turn.
Get up close and personal with fascinating jungle wildlife on this six-day tour of Borneo’s rainforests. Staying on the Malaysian side of this multinational island, you’ll spot a mind-blowing array of tropical birds, species of monkey, and lush vegetation. You’ll encounter indigenous wildlife like orangutans and pygmy elephants, get a glimpse into the local culture, and enjoy some jungle eco-luxury along the way.
Following the trail of the White Rajahs in their late-1800s conquest to suppress the rebellious headhunters, cycle into the Iban heartland—a land of authentic longhouses, interior waterways, and rustic forts. This tour is perfect for those seeking a truly off-the-beaten-track experience of dining in longhouses with locals, listening to stories by village chiefs, and immersing themselves in the Bornean jungle.
This 14-day journey takes you deep into Malaysian Borneo. You will learn about some of the indigenous cultures that have inhabited the island for centuries, immersing in their traditions with local homestays. Simultaneously, you'll have a chance to get close to nature with jungle camping, excursions into national parks, and wildlife safaris. In the end, you'll leave with an understanding of what makes Borneo—the third largest island in the world—so incredibly unique.
Nature-lovers, grab your cameras! This four-day trip features wild rivers, mangroves, and a rich variety of wildlife as you make your way to Borneo's off-the-beaten-track gems for an immersive jungle experience.
This exciting 10-day tour focuses on Peninsular Malaysia, between Thailand and Singapore, where you'll experience a diverse range of cultures and stunning scenery. Start the trip with a visit to the Petronas Towers and Batu Caves, then head north to the Cameron Highlands. Next is Penang Island, where you'll explore the culinary capital of Malaysia before finishing with some relaxing beach time—and a trip to an impressive SkyBridge—on Langkawi Island.
Get off the beaten path in Malaysia on this epic adventure to the islands of Langkawi in the Andaman Sea. Over seven event-filled days, you'll enjoy nature tours, Indigenous exchanges, and water-based activities that range from kayaking to island hopping. In between, ride a gondola, shop in duty-free stores, and immerse yourself in Malay culture as you learn the techniques for creating traditional batik art.
This weeklong outdoor adventure travels deep into Malaysian Borneo, where you can observe local wildlife and see spectacular rock formations and caves. First, fly into Miri and dip your toes in the South China Sea, then head to Gunung Mulu National Park. Here you'll explore the park's sprawling cave networks before hiking to a rustic wilderness camp—your base in the mountains. Complete the trip in Miri, where you'll have free time to visit cultural attractions and local markets.
Experience the highlights of Peninsular Malaysia on this fast-paced weeklong adventure. Begin in the charming city of Melaka, where you'll see a variety of UNESCO-listed historic buildings. Then transfer to Kuala Lumpur for some epic sightseeing with a local guide. From here, head north to enjoy cooler air—and fresh tea—in the verdant Cameron Highlands before finishing in Penang for distinct island culture and the country's best cuisine.
Experience the best of Malaysia over 10 days that will take you across its two principal regions. On the main peninsula, you'll tour the capital of Kuala Lumpur, visit famous cave temples, and see the highlights of Penang Island. Then you're off to Borneo, in East Malaysia, where you'll relax on remote beaches, go snorkeling, and visit local farms in the stunning highlands.
Experience the highlights of Malaysia with 10 days of city tours, museum visits, beach getaways, rainforest hikes, and much more. The adventure begins in exotic Kuala Lumpur, where you'll tour the iconic sights in and around the city. Then jet off to East Malaysia—on the island of Borneo—to hike through Gunung Mulu National Park while exploring caves, Indigenous villages, and the Mulu Pinnacles.
Escape into the wilds of East Malaysia on this adventurous 10-day itinerary. Start among the skyscrapers of Kuala Lumpur for a taste of city living, then fly on to Borneo and the Sarawak capital of Kuching. From here, you'll venture deep into Batang Ai National Park, home to the Indigenous Iban people and some of the world's last remaining orangutans. As you hop between jungle lodges and isolated camps, set out on jungle treks to spot the elusive primates alongside other remarkable wildlife.
This tasty seven-day itinerary hones in on Malaysia's colorful culture and distinct food scene. It begins in the capital of Kuala Lumpur, where you'll see famous skyscrapers and visit local markets to shop and eat like a local. Then head north to visit the cities of Ipoh in the Cameron Highlands and George Town on Penang Island. Eat (and sightsee) your way around these two foodie pilgrimage sites that serve up some of the best cuisines in Southeast Asia.
Discover Malaysian Borneo's northern highlights on this 10-day tour that'll take you to rainforests, highlands, and beaches. Touchdown in Sabah's capital, Kota Kinabalu, before escaping to a lodge in the Danum Valley, where you'll hike through one of the world's oldest rainforests, bathe in emerald pools, and spot eerie hanging coffins. Continue traveling through the cool-climate highlands to reach the northernmost tip of Borneo, where soft sands and aqua adventures await in Kudat.
If you've ever dreamed of visiting Malaysian Borneo, you'll love this week-long adventure deep in the rainforest. After a night in Miri, fly to Gunung Mulu National Park to hike between caves, relax by waterfalls, and learn about the diverse plants and animals that live here. Then, return to Miri and visit Niah National Park during an exciting day trip. Here you'll discover the area's fascinating archaeology, visit an Indigenous Iban longhouse, and learn about the tradition of bird's nest harvesting.