3D2N OROU SAPULOT - MYSTICAL BORNEO CAVE & PINNACLES ADVENTURE WITH WATERFALL HUNTING Print


Travel Period: 01 February 2018 till 31 March 2019

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Categories Price Per Person
Adult Traveller
I have a group of 2-3 pax
MYR 2,635
2,100
Adult Traveller
I have a group of 4-6 pax
MYR 2,365
1,900
Adult Traveller
I have a group of 7-9 pax
MYR 2,280
1,800
Adult Traveller
I have a group of 10 pax & above
Please Enquire for Group Prices
  • Rate Per Person is based on Join-In Tour Basis (shared guide & vehicle).
  • All rates displayed are quoted in Ringgit Malaysia (MYR).
  • All rates are inclusive of 0% Goods and Services Tax (GST).
  • Minimum 2 Adults to go.
  • This package is not available for Child.
     

 OUTSKIRT HOTELS PICK-UP & DROP OFF SURCHARGES

  • Additional charges of MYR 30 per pax are chargeable for outskirt hotels pick-ups. Outskirt Hotels include Rasa Ria, Nexus, Sabandar, Mimpian Jadi, Langkah Syabas, Beringgis Resort, and Kasih Sayang Resort.
     

PRIVATE TOUR SERVICE

  •  Request for Private Tour at a reasonable fee (private guide & vehicle).

Tour highlights

  • Delve into unexplored and hidden caves
  • Challenge yourselves to a climb up Batu Punggol
  • Relax by a fresh waterfall
  • Enjoy a picnic in the wild
  • Feel like a local as you dine under the stars at a traditional homestay
  • Be entertained by the Murut natives with a cultural performance

OVERVIEW OF LOCATION

Travelling off the beaten path has never been like a visit to Orou Sapulot! Live the ultimate Borneo experience with an intense 3-day trip perfect for keen naturalists and avid adventure seekers. A place where handmade wooden boats are the main modes of transportation, get whisked away on an adventure taking you back in time to experience rural living in the remote rainforests of Sapulot.

Situated along the fringes of the river, spend your nights at Pungiton Camp equipped with the bare necessities of clean and comfortable facilities. Embrace the Murut culture as you are treated to an evening of traditional dance performances and introduced to the art of drinking locally produced rice wine.

Explore the Pungiton Caves, take a refreshing swim at Vangkaakon Waterfall, and challenge yourself to a climb up an 800 feet limestone pinnacle, Batu Punggol. Stunning to look at from afar and from the top, showcasing the gorgeous surroundings of Sapulot.

So, wait no more and treat yourself to the ultimate Borneo experience at Orou Sapulot!

 

Sample Itinerary

Day 1

KOTA KINABALU / KENINGAU / PUNGITON CAVES / PUNGITON CAMP

  • Meet and pick up at your hotel lobby in Kota Kinabalu.
  • Journey through scenic landscapes to Keningau where, upon arrival, you will you continue on to Labang Village on a 4x4 for a river transfer to Pungiton Camp.
  • After an arduous journey, refreshments will be served!
  • Settle in to your humble abode and embark to the unexplored Pungiton Caves.
  • Take an adventurous walk through the cave where an underground stream sits and be in awe at the stalactite and stalagmite formations.
  • After an active afternoon, it’s time to kick back and relax with a refreshing swim by the river.
  • Enjoy your dinner under the stars followed by an overnight stay at Pungiton Camp to an ensemble of sounds provided by your natural surroundings.
Lunch / Dinner Pungiton Camp
Day 2

BATU PUNGGOL CLIMBING / ROMOL VILLAGE LONGHOUSE

  • Rise and shine! It’s time for breakfast.
  • Check out of the camp and you’ll be transferred to Tataluan for your epic excursion to Batu Punggol!
  • Brace yourselves as you are led on a vigorous climb to the top for magnificent views of the jungle canopy below.
  • After some time at Batu Punggol summit, you’ll enjoy a scrumptious picnic by the riverbank before making your way to a modern village longhouse at Romol Village.  The longhouse sits above a valley overlooking vast forests.
  • Immerse in the colourful Murut culture by feasting on traditional dishes and trying out local rice wine, and be entertained by a local dance performance.
  • After an evening of wining and dining with the locals, it’s time to hit the hay with an overnight stay at the longhouse.
Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner Romol Village Longhouse
Day 3

VANGKAAKON WATERFALL / ROMOL VILLAGE / KENINGAU / KOTA KINABALU

  • Awake bright and early to grab a hearty breakfast.
  • After breakfast, you’ll be transferred to Vangkaakon Waterfall.
  • After jungle trekking to the waterfalls, what better way to enjoy it than to jump right in for a swim!
  • Light refreshments will be served to re-energise.
  • After time well spent at the multi-levelled waterfalls, you’ll be transferred back to Romol Village for lunch.
  • Bid farewell to the new local friends you’ve made during your Orou Sapulot trip before departing back to Keningau.
  • Upon arrival at Keningau, you will be transferred back to your respective hotels or onwards to your next destination.
Breakfast / Lunch
End
Meals 02 Breakfast, 03 Lunch, and 02 Dinner
Accommodation
  • 01 Night in Pungiton Camp - Canvas sling bed in a longhouse inspired cabin
  • 01 Night in Romol Village Longhouse - Guesthouse with mattresses
Includes Return Land Transfer (Seat-in Coach), Meals as stated, English-Speaking Nature Guide and English-Speaking support team
Excludes 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
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect Repellent
  • Raincoat
  • Toiletries
    (However, basic toiletries such as Bath Gels, Hair Shampoo & Toilet Paper will be provided during your stay) 
  • Medications
  • Cash (no ATM)
  • Hat
  • Trekking Shoes
  • Leech Socks
  • Headlamps and Torchlights
  • Comfortable Cotton T-Shirts with Long or Short Outdoor Pants (breathable/ quick-dry material and earth colors) & Swimming Attire
  • Sandals or Flip Flops
  • Camera (ideally waterproof)
  • Camera & Extra batteries if you like to film or take a lot of pictures
  • Sense of Adventure
  • Dry Bags (to keep trek bag content dry)
  • Binoculars
  • Accommodation is clean and well maintained - however, very basic. Bringing along a sleeping bag is not necessary, but you may do so for extra comfort.
  • Overnight necessities such as Towels, Bedding & Blankets will be provided during your stay. We encourage travellers to travel light.
  • Food is of good quality.  Do take note that it is prepared locally by the local people, so there are limitations if you have special dietary requirements.
  • Climbing Batu Punggul is quite challenging and is not recommended if you are unfit or have a fear of heights. Climbing is at the individual’s own risk and Amazing Borneo accepts no responsibility for those who choose to make the climb. Anyone who decides not to climb may still enjoy swimming in the beautiful river below.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Amazing Borneo Tours reserves the right to alter routes, timetables, itineraries and accommodation reserved should conditions beyond our control render it necessary.
  • 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.
  • Tipping is like giving a hug. Although it’s never expected, it’s always very much appreciated.
  • Make sure you always have enough dry bags and think about ways of keeping your equipment dry as the rainforest can be quite unpredictable and wet items will be extremely hard to dry or air out.

Why Travel With Amazing Borneo

TAILORED LOCAL EXPERIENCES

For once, travel to get out and get real! Be wowed by our unexpected surprises along the way as we design experiences around you. Tell us and we will do it your way.

THE AMAZING TEAM

We are your friend in need! We make your adventures unique and unforgettable, alongside our fun-loving guides who revel in sharing insights into the authentic local culture.

VALUE PRICE GUARANTEE

What are you actually paying for? We guarantee the unrivalled prices and services, allowing you to pay LESS and travel more, for that desired quality and satisfaction.

EAT LIKE A LOCAL

Particular about food? So are we! We handpick restaurants, including quaint eateries around the corner of the alleys to give you that immensely local dining experiences.

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