Borneo holidays

Orangutan

At a glance

  • Meet the island’s enigmatic orang-utans
  • Climb Mount Kinabalu
  • Spot wildlife on the Kinabatanan River

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Experience Borneo’s wilderness adventures, pristine beaches and unspoilt forest landscapes.

Sharing the island of Borneo with Indonesia and the tiny sovereign state of Brunei, Malaysian Borneo, often referred to as East Malaysia, offers exciting sightseeing, diverse scenery, beautiful beaches and a fascinating culture. Split into the two states of Sawarak and Sabah, Malaysian Borneo welcomes adventurers, aspiring zoologists and botanists and beach lovers to its exceptional landscapes.

Encounter playful orangutans, relax on the beach or even climb the slopes of stunning Mount Kinabalu (page 151). Private transfers to and from your hotel (excluding boat transfer to Gaya Island) are included in our prices for your convenience.

Good to know

Currency:

Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)

Flying time to destination:

14-15 hours

More facts

When to visit

Jan

Recommended

Good time to escape

Feb

Recommended

Good time to escape

Mar

Highly Recommended

Perfect time to escape

Apr

Highly Recommended

Perfect time to escape

May

Highly Recommended

Perfect time to escape

Jun

Highly Recommended

Perfect time to escape

Jul

Highly Recommended

Perfect time to escape

Aug

Highly Recommended

Perfect time to escape

Sep

Highly Recommended

Perfect time to escape

Oct

Highly Recommended

Perfect time to escape

Nov

Recommended

Good time to escape

Dec

Recommended

Good time to escape

Further climate information

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A friend and I booked a horse ride through our resort. We rode along the beach in the waves as the sun was setting, which was just beautiful and one of my favourite memories.

Melanie Bartlett

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2015