A 3 day stay at the remote Borneo Rainforest Lodge in the heart of Borneo's Danum Valley
A spectacular lodge in the heart of the rainforest
A 3-day, 2-night nature discovery programme in Danum, Eastern Sabah State. This remote valley includes some of Borneo’s best preserved and most magnificent lowland tropical jungle reserves, and wildlife populations, as well as conveniently being home to the delightful Borneo Rainforest Lodge. This 3-day extension includes a canopy walkway, night jeep safari, jungle hikes, cave exploration in addition to plenty of opportunities to discover the varied and fascinating flora and fauna of Sabah’s largest tract of preserved lowland rainforest.
The price, staying in a standard chalet for twin/double sharing is £900 per person, for one person, £950. The price in deluxe chalet for twin/double sharing is £975 per person, for one person £1020.
A land transfer from Sepilok is £120 per minibus. Flights from Kota Kinabalu are available.
Here's an idea of what you can expect to do and see day-to-day.
Day 1 - Danum Valley - arrival in Danum, canopy walkway and introductory nature hike
Departure from Lahad Datu Town for a 2 hour overland journey on gravel roads to the spectacular Danum Valley, Sabah’s largest protected lowland jungle area, where you’ll check into the delightful Borneo Rainforest Lodge. After lunch at the Lodge, the afternoon’s programme includes a canopy walk and introductory nature hike on one of the nearby trails, with an optional. night jeep safari to experience the jungle’s nocturnal activity.
Lahad Datu is reached by a short flight from Kota Kinabalu, (not included in the price). Transfers from the airport to the town can be arranged at £15 pp.
Overnight: Borneo Rainforest Lodge Transport: Taxi, Walk, Meals: L, D,
Day 2 - Danum Valley - jungle trek and afternoon at leisure
A morning guided jungle trek will include visiting a magnificent cliff-top viewpoint, an ancient burial site and bathing in a forest stream. Afternoon options are, tubing down the picturesque Danum River, a second nature hike or just relaxing on your balcony taking in the sights and sounds of the surrounding rainforest. An evening night hike is also on offer if you wish.
Overnight: Borneo Rainforest Lodge Transport: Walk, Meals: B, L, D,
Day 3 - Danum Valley - morning hike and departure
A leisurely morning at the Rainforest Lodge or a final jungle hike for some more wildlife spotting, before a transfer by 4WD to Lahad Datu Airport for an onward flight.
Departure time will depend upon your onward flight connection from Lahad Datu Airport. Extra nights in Kota Kinabalu are available on request.
Overnight: Departure Transport: Taxi, Walk, Meals: B, L,
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Just a few of the many highlights
A 3-day stay in a delightful & well-appointed jungle lodge includes accommodation in individual chalets, full board & personal trekking guide. Long or short, easy or challenging, morning, afternoon and night hikes are on offer.
- Completely flexible itinerary with your own personal jungle guide on hand
- Individual chalets in a lush garden setting with views of the surrounding rainforest
- Varied programme includes canopy walkway, night hike, truck safari and a choice of nature hikes
- A stay in the remote yet delightful and well-appointed Borneo Rainforest Resort
- Discover the fantastic flora and fauna of Sabah's largest preserved lowland tropical forest
- Excellent and varied selection of local specialities with a fully stocked bar for jungle sundowers
We choose our hotels based on a combination of location, comfort and convenience. Here is a *selection of the types of hotel/rooms you can expect to stay at on this tour...
Danum Valley Borneo Rainforest Lodge view
- Comfortable, eco-friendly lodge in the heart of Borneo
- Riverside and lush rainforest location
- Well-appointed individual chalets in a garden setting
*This list should be considered a guide only, hotels/rooms may change (without notice) depending on availability.
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