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Jungle Trekking

Sabah&rsquo's largely unexplored rainforests offer an excellent chance for trekkers, hikers, and climbers to discover the diverse yet at the same time marvelous array in the flora and fauna of its forests. One of the main attractions has always been the Rafflesia which is the largest flower in the world. Its stinking smell might drive you away, but ironically it is also one of its high points. As you tread your way through the blooming flowers and lush vegetation, you might get lucky enough to view a pair of Orang-utans. The waterfalls, rivers, green foliage, and the surroundings are so beautiful that even the camera lenses are not apt enough to capture their beauty.

Balung River Eco Resort
Address: Mile 33, Apas Balung, Locked Bag No. 30, Balung, 91009, 91000 Tawau, Sabah, Malaysia

Crocker Range National Park
Address: Tambunan, Sabah, Malaysia

Danum Valley Conservation Area
Address: Lahad Datu, Sabah, Malaysia

Kawang Forest Centre
Address: Kimanis Forest Complex, KM 61, Lebuhraya Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 89600 Papar, Malaysia

Mount Kinabalu
Address: Sutera Sanctuary Lodges, Lot G15 Ground Floor Wisma Sabah 88000, Kota Kinabalu Sabah, Malaysia

Adventure Sports

Adventure sports is picking up fast as one of the popular outdoor activities in Sabah. For those who are daring, ready to explore, and tired of routine sightseeing, adventure sports is the perfect activity. These sports can include a variety of activities like rock climbing, white water rafting, trekking, and traditional Malaysian sports. Contact Sabah Tourism Office for bookings.

Diving

Diving is one of the most famous leisure time sports and Sabah is an excellent place to indulge in it. There are many small islands in and around Sabah that are protected marine parks and have excellent facilities for scuba diving, snorkeling, and water sports. The blue waters, excellently preserved coral reefs, and rare marine species like green turtles, napoleon wrasse, sharks, and giant clams are always a treat to watch.

Dinawan Island
Address: Borneo Dinawan Island Resort Sdn. Bhd, No. 5, Jalan Gaya, Tanjung Lipat, 88000 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

Kapalai Island
Address: Pulau Sipadan Resort and Tours Sdn Bhd, Block C, Ground Floor, Lot 38 & 39, Mile 6, Bandar Tyng, 90000, Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia

Lankayan Island
Address: Pulau Sipadan Resort and Tours Sdn Bhd, Block C, Ground Floor, Lot 38 & 39, Mile 6, Bandar Tyng, 90000, Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia

Layang-Layang Island
Address: Lrg Lintas Square, Lintas Plaza, 88300 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

Mabul Island
Address: Explore Asia Tours Sdn. Bhd. Lots A1202-7 to 11, 12th Floor, Wisma Merdeka Phase 1, Jalan Tun Razak, P. O. Box 15571, 88864 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

Pulau Libaran
Address: Wildlife Expeditions Sdn. Bhd., P.O Box No. 3507, 90739, Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia

Wellness & Spa

Sabah is abundant with vegetation due to its tropical rainforests and along with it comes the additional package of availability of medicinal herbs and spices. One can relax their body and de-stress themselves at their favored spa by having a good massage with essential natural oils and other products. With a one-hour break at the Spa, you will be rejuvenated for your next activity, as fresh as the morning dew.

Cres Moment
Address: Warisan Square, Ground Floor, Lot No. A-G-08, Block A, Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Sabah, 88000 Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

Ka'andaman Traditional Healing Garden
Address: P.O. Box 30115, 88700 Beverly Hills Plaza, Penampang, Sabah, Malaysia

Jari Jari Body & Mind Relaxation
Address: Block B, Lot 2.1, 2nd Floor, Tanjung Aru Plaza, Jalan Mat Salleh, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia