DAY 1 – KOTA KINABALU/ NABALU MARKET /KINABALU PARK [L/D]
0900hrs – Depart early morning and journey from your hotel on a leisurely drive, stopping at Nabalu, to meander at the local fruit and vegetable stalls and perhaps shop for handicrafts. Drive on then to the Kinabalu National Park, some 1500m above sea level on the slopes of impressive Mount Kinabalu. . It showcases lowland, montane, and alpine vegetation on a scale unrivalled elsewhere in the world. You’ll see rare butterflies and vegetation, and if you’re lucky you’ll catch a glimpse of the largest flower in the world, the Rafflesia! Malaysia’s first UNESCO World Heritage site, Kinabalu Park is one of the world’s most important biological sites. Dinner and overnight stay in Kinabalu Park.
DAY 2 – KINABALU PARK [B/L/D]
Wake up as early as 0600hrs to catch the sunrise. Appreciate the imposing beauty of Mount Kinabalu before your very eyes as it is slowly surrounded by the clouds. After breakfast, enjoy the refreshing and cooling air as you proceed for an educational walk along the nature trails in the Botanical Garden. Kinabalu Park boasts an estimate of 4,500 species of plants which include 1,500 species of orchids, 77 of which are endemic to Kinabalu. The park also supports 289 species of birds and 290 different types of butterflies. Visit the Mountain Garden and Exhibition Hall. You can have the option to explore the trails around Kinabalu Park. Today's lunch and dinner will be at restaurant in Kinabalu Park.
Note: There are many trails in the park itself, if you wish to do more jungle walk, please get advice from the park ranger
DAY 3 - KINABALU PARK / KOTA KINABALU [B/L]
The national park in the shadow of Mount Kinabalu has an intertwined network of jungle trails to explore alone, or with that you may choose to brave on your own or with a guide. Daily guided walks by the Park are scheduled, ideal for the less adventurous who would rather refrain from exploring the various marked trails on their own. Malaysia’s first UNESCO World Heritage site, Kinabalu Park is one of the world’s most important biological sites You can have the option to explore the trails around Kinabalu Park. Today's lunch will be at restaurant in Kinabalu Park. Afterwards a brief stopped at the Park HQ to receive the World Heritage Site Certificate before departing back to your hotel in Kota Kinabalu City.
1400hrs, pick up from Park HQ and transfer back to your respective hotels/resorts.