3D2N Orou Sapulot - Mystical Borneo Cave & Pinnacles Adventure With Waterfall Hunting

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Availability

Everyday

Activity Duration

3 Days 2 Nights

Nearest City

Lahad Datu Town

Destination

Sapulut

Language

english

Suitable For

adult

Pick Up Point

Your Hotel in Kota Kinabalu

Pick Up Time

7:15 AM

Overview

Discover the Borneo ultimate adventure with an intense 3-day trip to an off the beaten track at Orou Sapulot, perfect for naturalists and adventure seekers alike. Explore the hidden Pungiton caves and take a refreshing dip at Vangkaakon Waterfall. Challenge yourself to a 800-feet climb to Batu Punggol, a limestone pinnacle and be awed by its stunning view showcasing the surroundings of Sapulut. Hop on a handmade wooden boat that will be your main modes of transportation and get swept away as if you were being taken back in time to experience the rural living in the midst of a remote rainforest.

Spend your nights at Pungiton Camp, situated along the fringes of the river, with the minimum necessities of clean and comfortable facilities. Be admired by the Murut culture as you watch the traditional dance performance and taste a locally produced rice wine.


Tour Highlights

  • Venture into unexplored and hidden caves and waterfalls
  • Stretch yourself for a 800-feet climb up to Batu Punggol
  • Camping in the wild under the stars
  • Stay with the local in a traditional homes
  • Murut cultural dance performance

General Itinerary

DAY 1
Kota Kinabalu / Keningau / Pungiton Caves / Pungiton Camp

Lunch | Dinner
Pungiton Camp
Land Transfer
  • Pick Up

    Meet your local guide in which you will be picked up at your hotel lobby in Kota Kinabalu.

  • Pungiton Camp

    Start your journey with a scenic landscape on the side road to Keningau where you will then be transferred to Pungiton Camp. Refreshments will be served upon arrival!

  • Pungiton Caves

    Take an adventurous walk to the unexplored Pungiton Caves where an underground stream sits and be in awe at the stalactite and stalagmite formations.

  • Free and Easy

    After an active afternoon, it’s time to kick back and relax with a refreshing swim by the river.

  • Dinner

    Enjoy your dinner under the stars at Pungiton Camp

  • Overnight

    Take a rest and spend the night at Pungiton Camp and be accompanied by the sounds of your natural surroundings.

DAY 2
Batu Punggol Climbing / Romol Village Longhouse

Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner
Romol Village Longhouse
Land Transfer
  • Breakfast

    Rise and shine! It’s time for breakfast.

  • Camp Check Out

    Prepare to check out of the camp and you’ll be transferred to Tataluan for an epic climb at Batu Punggol!

  • Batu Punggol Climb

    Challenge yourself for a vigorous climb to the summit of Batu Punggol and be rewarded with a magnificent view fo the jungle below and a picnic by the riverbank.

  • Romol Village

    Make your way to a modern village longhouse at Romol Village where it sits above a valley surrounded by a vast forests.

  • Dinner

    Embrace the unique Murut culture by indulging on traditional dishes and trying out local rice wine, and be entertained by a local dance performance.

  • Overnight

    After an evening of wining and dining with the locals, it’s time to hit the hay with an overnight stay at the longhouse.

DAY 3
Vangkaakon Waterfall / Romol Village / Keningau / Kota Kinabalu

Breakfast | Lunch
Land Transfer
  • Breakfast

    Awake bright and early to grab a hearty breakfast.

  • Vangkaakon Waterfall

    After breakfast, you’ll be transferred to Vangkaakon Waterfall. After jungle trekking to the waterfalls, what better way to enjoy it than to jump right in for a swim!

  • Rest

    Light refreshments will be served to re-energise.

  • Lunch

    After time well spent at the multi-levelled waterfalls, you’ll be transferred back to Romol Village for lunch.

  • Return Transfer

    Bid farewell to the new local friends in Orou Sapulot before departing back to your respective hotels,

  • End of Tour

Inclusions

Accommodation
2 Nights Accommodation
Pick-Up & Drop-Off Service
Land Transportation (Shared)
Food & Drink
Meals as Stated, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Guide
English-Speaking Nature Guide

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Recommended attire

  • Comfortable and good trekking shoes
  • Cooling T-shirt
  • Long/short pants

Things You Might Want to Bring

  • Extra change of clothes
  • Extra trekking shoes
  • Sandals or Flip Flops
  • Leech socks
  • Waterproof bags
  • Headlamps and torchlights
  • Sun protection (sunblock / hat)
  • Insect repellent
  • Raincoat / umbrella
  • Toiletries (However, basic toiletries such as Bath Gels, Hair Shampoo & Toilet Paper will be provided during your stay) 
  • Medications
  • Extra cash (no ATM)
  • Camera and extra batteries (ideally waterproof)
  • Sense of Adventure
  • Binoculars

Things You Should Know

  • Basic necessities including Towels, Bedding & Blankets will be provided during your stay.
  • Food is prepared locally by the local people, so there are limitations if you have special dietary requirements.
  • Bringing along a sleeping bag is not necessary, but you may do so for extra comfort.
  • Climbing Batu Punggol can be quite challenging and is not recommended if you are unfit or have a fear of heights. 
  • Foreign tourists will be required to pay a flat rate of MYR 10 Malaysian Tourism Tax (TTX) per room per night regardless of accommodation star level. The TTx is to be paid upon check-in. 

Important Things to Note

  • This tour package is based on join-in basis of shared guide and transportation. 
  • Activities are subject to weather conditions, and may be re-organised to best meet operational situations.
  • We do not guarantee wildlife sightings.
  • We reserve the right to alter routes, timetables, itineraries and accommodation should conditions beyond our control render it necessary.
  • Departure time is approximate and may vary due to traffic condition and hotel distance. Kindly check with the operator as stated on the voucher should you need further assistance.

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