Hang out with orangutans and snorkel in pristine waters on this unforgettable family escape
Pack up the troupe and head into Borneo's lush jungles on a family adventure. Keep an eye out for cheeky monkeys on a scenic cruise down the Kinabatangan River, or let the monkeys come to you on a visit to one of Borney's famous animal sanctuaries. Learn about a bygone era with an eye-opening visit to a Dusun village and wander through vast tea plantations in Ranau. Stop off at the idyllic Manukan Island and see the colourful fish living beneath its shimmering waters. Everywhere you look, this island is brimming with unforgettable memories.
Watch young orangutans learning to climb for the first time at the Sepilok Sanctuary
Keep your eyes peeled for local wildlife on a cruise down the Kinabatangan River
Soak up the relaxed beach vibe on glorious Manukan Island and get up close to marine life on an included snorkelling trip
Experience the hospitality of the Dusun people while enjoying lunch in a rural village
Explore the unspoilt wilderness of the Kinabalu National Park
Look over rolling green hills of tea with a night at a tea plantation, including a sampling of delicious local varieties
This trip covers a lot of distance, so be prepared for some long drives of up to 5 hours. Wherever possible, you'll make stops in interesting locations to break up the trip.
The accommodation varies, from hotels to unique chalets to jungle lodges. The latter two may be a little more basic than our standard hotels. Their unique location and close proximity to wildlife is what makes them special.
This trip visits Kinabalu National Park, however we do not climb the mountain.
Travelling light is essential, as there is a strict 15kg maximum checked luggage limit due to the internal flight. Excess luggage will incur extra fees. Carry-on luggage is a strict 7kg limit.
This itinerary is valid for departures from 01 January 2017 to 31 December 2017. View the itinerary for departures between 01 January 2018 - 31 December 2018
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Please note that these trips are for adults and children travelling together and there must be at least one child under 18 with you.
Minimum age for children on this trip is 5 years old.
A discount of 10% applies on this trip to children under 15 years of age at time of travel
Our Comfort Family Borneo Adventure trips score an average of 5 out of 5 based on 5 reviews in the last year.
If you are looking for a once in a lifetime adventure, then look no further than an Intrepid trip to Borneo. Not only did we get to see the Orangutans in the wild, there was a varied itinerary that meant that we made the most of he time we had. Just go for it - nothing to lose and what opportunities to be had!
Review submitted 17 Aug 2017
Travelling with our Grand son was so easy knowing that he would have time with other children. He had a ball!
Review submitted 15 Aug 2017