Challenge yourself now
Only in Borneo Tours (OIB), can customize an escape from your busy and stressful routine from the city and we can let you experience a total celebration of nature and life. Trailed by our expert local guides, these rainforests, will let you encounter a perfect balance of wildlife and fitness. Our recreation areas are green forests which are still rich habitat of flora and fauna .
Challenge yourself now …. A physical and mental rejuvenation in just one day!
Pick up from the hotel and proceed to an hour drive from Kota Kinabalu, passing by old Jalan Papar which is about 30 km from town. We will proceed to Kampung Tanaki which is only accessible by small means of transport
Arrival at the Center of Hutan Lipur Kawang , the “forgotten jungle” of Kinarut. Our local guide will give a short briefing on the area and the trail for the 4 km hike will start.
Pass by old belian trees and diterocarps , some grown for 300 yrs old over, locate very unique insects and anthropods, and hear different sounds of birds in these tropical haven. Take a photo of the beautiful waterfalls , gazetted in 1957 as the only water reserve area for the village. Experience passing by the refreshing streams and even try to drink the clean and cold water flowing from the rocks.
Reach the view point at the cliff of the trail and rest at the bat caves to have some energy bars for the start of descent down for another 30 minutes trail to reach the ending gazebo.
Unpack your Lunch at the ending point while our staff bring out cold and fresh sliced fruits for a refreshing treat at the local man made modernized ponds – splash yourself away to take away the heat.