2D1N Borneo Natural Sukau Bilit Resort - Kinabatangan River Cruises & Jungle Walk (Budget)


REGION: Sandakan
DURATION: 2 Days 1 Night
PICK UP POINT: Designated Location (Wisma Khoo / Behind Suntos Supermarket / Sandakan Airport / Sepilok Centre or Accommodation / Medan Selera Kinabatangan KFC)
PICK UP TIME: Designated Time (11:45 Hrs / 12:15 Hrs / 12:45 Hrs/ 14:00 Hrs)
DROP OFF POINT: Check-out and depart from resort at 08:20 Hrs / Sepilok Centre / Sandakan Airport / Sandakan City Hotel
DROP OFF TIME: To Be Arranged
* All timings are estimated and for reference purposes only. Actual timing will be provided prior to your departure.


Approximately 2 and a half hours drive away from Sandakan, the Borneo Natural Sukau Bilit Resort (BNSBR) is an eco-resort set at the renowned Kinabatangan River and surrounded by lush, tropical greenery – one of the best of Sabah’s untouched wilderness.

Visitors will be whisked on a magical wildlife experience to observe Borneo’s highlights, which include Proboscis Monkeys, Orang Utans, Pygmy Elephants, all 8 species of Hornbills, and Crocodiles, amongst other wildlife. This is also the ultimate birdwatcher’s haven with over 200 species of birds in the area. 

The resort prides itself in providing simple comforts without omitting the rustic feel of a Bornean adventure. After a long day of exploring, relax in your very own eco-lodge.

A stay at BNSBR is perfect for adventurous families and groups of friends, but has also gained popularity amongst audacious couples looking to level up their romantic escapades.

Sample itinerary


  • Pick up from designated location in Sandakan town.
  • Travel to the village of Bilit located in Sukau and proceed to the Borneo Natural Sukau Bilit Resort by boat along the Kinabatangan River.
  • Arrive at Borneo Natural Sukau Bilit Resort.
  • A short briefing on the overview of the resort and general safety precautions will be given by the staff.
  • Check-in to your eco-lodge.
  • At 1600hrs, river cruise adventure along the Kinabatangan River in search of Bornean-endemic wildlife such as proboscis monkeys, orang utans, pygmy elephants, and many more!
  • Head back to the resort for dinner.
  • After dinner, return to your eco-lodge for an overnight stay at Borneo Natural Sukau Bilit Resort.
Meals : Dinner Accommodation : Borneo Natural Sukau Bilit Resort


  • Awaken to the calls of gibbons and hornbills prompting you out of your room for an early morning river cruise along the Kinabatangan River!
  • Return to the resort to recharge with a hearty breakfast.
  • Check out of your lodge.
  • Depart to Sandakan Airport or your respective hotel in Sandakan town.
Meals : Breakfast

Meals 01 Breakfast & 01 Dinner
Accommodation 01 Night Accommodation with attached bathroom
Include Return land (Seat-in Coach), Meals as stated, 02 River Cruises, 01 English-speaking Guide, and English-speaking support team.
Exclude Alcoholic Drinks, Personal Travel Insurance, Personal expenses, Peak Season Surcharge (if any), Tipping (Optional), Any Items / activities Not Mentioned
  • Comfortable and Good Walking Shoes
  • Cooling Tee shirt
  • Long/Short Pants
  • Easy & Relaxed Attire
  • Light raincoat
  • Insect repellent
  • Sun block
  • Sun hat
  • Binoculars
  • Torchlight
  • Camera
  • Leech socks

Note: You may rent or get rubber boots, binoculars, torchlight, leech socks or insect repellent from the resort.

  • Please ensure you are holding air ticket to Sandakan.
  • Scheduled pick up transfers to the Borneo Natural Sukau Bilit Resort are arranged at the following times and locations daily: 
    • 1145hrs @ Wisma Khoo / Behind Suntos Supermarket
    • 1215hrs @ Sandakan Airport (Strictly for guest arriving before the pick up time only)
    • 1245hrs @ Sepilok Area (Sepilok Centre / Accommodation)
    • 1345hrs @ Medan Selera Coffee House, Bukit Garam Kota Kinabatangan
  • Standard check-in and check-out times for most hotels & resorts are 1400 Hrs & 1200 Hrs. However, check-in & check-out times may vary depending on each accommodation. So kindly check with us to get accurate check-in & check-out times of your accommodation.
  • The night walk activity is available as an optional tour and can only be arranged upon arrival at the resort.
  • Effective as of 1st September 2017, the Tourism and Culture Ministry of Malaysia will be implementing a Malaysian Tourism Tax (TTX). Foreign tourists will be required to pay a flat rate of MYR 10 per room per night regardless of accommodation star level.The TTx is to be paid upon check-in. Malaysians or permanent residents residing in Malaysia are exempted from TTx and is required to present a valid identification upon check-in for the exemption.
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  • The above flight timings are suggestions and subject to changes. Please always check with the airline schedules for the correct flight timings that are most suited to your needs.
  • This package is based on join-in basis of shared guide and transport vehicle.  Private Guide or Tour is available upon request at a reasonable fee.  Please inform us when making the bookings. 
  • Activities are subject to weather conditions, and may be re-organised to best meet operational situations.
  • Amazing Borneo Tours does not guarantee wildlife sightings.
  • Departure time is approximate and varies from different hotels due to traffic conditions, please reconfirm with our staffs. Should the transport be delayed, please call the relevant telephone number as stated on the voucher before making alternative arrangements.
  • Amazing Borneo Tours reserves the right to alter routes, timetables, itineraries and accommodation reserved should conditions beyond our control render it necessary.
  • Tipping is like giving a hug. Although it’s never expected, it’s always very much appreciated.