White Water Rafting - Padas (Grade 3-4)


TOUR INFORMATION

TOUR CODE: ABK-AWR02
DESCRIPTION: WHITE WATER RAFTING - PADAS (GRADE 3-4)
REGION: Kota Kinabalu / Beaufort
DURATION: 12 Hours
MINIMUM: 1 Pax
AVAILABILITY: Everyday
PICK UP POINT: Your Hotel in Kota Kinabalu City
PICK UP TIME: Approx. 05:15-05:30 hrs
DROP OFF POINT: Your Hotel in Kota Kinabalu City
DROP OFF TIME: Approx. 18:00-18:15 hrs
* All timings are estimated and for reference purposes only. Actual timing will be provided prior to your departure.

Tour highlights

  • Visit Padas River & Beaufort Town
  • Experience Kampung Train Ride
  • About 1hr 20mins of Rafting Activity (depending on rapids)
  • Hotel Pickup / Drop Off
 

Sample itinerary

Day 1 - White Water Rafting - Padas (Grade 3-4)

Rise together with the sun as your journey will take an early start. A coach will pick you up at your hotel and transfer you to the Beaufort Railway Station tucked in the interiors of Sabah, East Malaysia on the island of Borneo.

0730hrs: Arrive at Beaufort, hop on a train and indulge in a thrilling 1 ½ hour scenic train-ride through lush greenery, villages, rivers.. authentic feels of the country-side and all that jazz.
A quick pit stop at the RAYOH train station to keep your belongings and to suit up into your rafting gear!

1030hrs: Arrive at PANGI Station, enjoy some light refreshments for an energy boost while the river guide briefs you through important safety measures.

Time to brave the 10 Kilometer slippery slopes of the Padas River! The rafting activity takes about 1 ½ hours to 2 hours depending on rapids and river condition. Paddle on through bumpy river-beds and get drenched in adrenaline and excitement as you reach the ending point. Don’t miss amazing sights of the tropical rainforest while you’re cruising through. The HEAD HUNTER, LAMBADA, COBRA, SCOOBY-DOO, WASHING MACHINE, MARY GO ROUND, SNAKE HOUSE AND BBQ RAPIDS is where the real thrill begins.
You can even Body Raft if you’re keen on something more vigorous!

1230hrs: Upon arrival to the ending point, throw some dry clothing on and feast on a sumptuous lunch by the PADAS River before hopping on another train ride at 13:30hours: back to Beaufort (estimated 2- 2 ½ hours)

1545hrs: Arrival at Beaufort Town and transfer by coach or van back to Kota Kinabalu city (your hotel) estimated 2 hours – 2 ½ hours.

1800hrs: Estimated time of arrival in Kota Kinabalu

Meals : Lunch

Meals 01 Lunch
Include Rafters:
Hotel Pickup & Drop off, Land Transportation (Seat-In-Coach), Meals as Stated, English Speaking Guide, Rafting Equipment, Life Jacket, Certified River Guide, and Insurance.
Non-Rafters:
Hotel Pickup & Drop off, Land Transportation (Seat-In-Coach), Meals as Stated and English Speaking Guide
Exclude Alcoholic Drinks, Personal Travel Insurance and Any Items Not Mentioned
  • Comfortable swimming attire 
  • T-shirts and Shorts(Dark Colour) 
  • Quick-Dry Shirt
  • Sandals with Straps
  • For those wearing spectacles / sunglasses, we recommend you to wear with a strap.
  • Sun Lotion
  • Towel
  • Dry Bags/ Plastic Bags
  • Waterproof Phone Case (If you wish to bring your phone on the raft)
  • Additional set of clothing to change
  • Personal toiletries
  • Insect repellent
  • Extra pocket money
  • Participants must be physically fit as this tour is for those who love adventures.
  • Participants must be in the age of 12 years old to 60 years old.
  • All participants are required to understand and sign a liability release form before the tour commences.
  • Please provide all participants' full name and passport number for security reason.
  • Do not bring valuable things such as jewelry and electrical gadgets/devices etc.
  • DUE TO UNEXPECTED TRAIN BREAKDOWN PERIODICALLY, TOUR ITINERARY WILL HAVE TO BE ADJUSTED TO ACCOMMODATE THE CHANGES. SHOULD THIS HAPPEN, EXPECT LONGER OVERLAND JOURNEY. You can check with us on the latest status updates of the train health - Email Us !
  • Please inform when making booking if there is a special diet required e.g. vegetarian.
  • 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. 
  • 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.