DAY 1: KOTA KINABALU / KINABALU PARK HQ / TIMPOHON GATE / ASCEND MOUNT KINABALU / LABAN RATA
6am: We pick you up from hotel and depart on a 2 hours journey to Kinabalu Park Headquarters where you will collect your packed lunch.
9am: Our licensed guide will arrange all your necessary registrations, assign you a mountain guide and give you an ID Tag to be worn at all times.
You will then proceed to Timpohon Gate, the starting point of your journey to conquer Mount Kinabalu. This first part of the climb will take you around 4-5 hours depending on your level of fitness and speed.
There are 6 shelters along the way for you to refill your water bottle and take a rest. Enjoy the panoramic view of the rainforest. You will pass beautiful vegetation that changes as you go higher, from Oak and Chestnut to mossy and later alpine vegetations.
3:30pm: We will arrive at Laban Rata and check into the rest house or similar in late afternoon. 7pm: We will be served buffet dinner at Laban Rata restaurant and we stay overnight there. (Packed lunch, Buffet Dinner)
DAY 2: LOW’S PEAK / DESCEND MOUNT KINABALU / KOTA KINABALU
2:00 am: We will wake up early for supper. Remember to bring along your flash light and camera. We then depart for continuation of journey towards the summit of Mount Kinabalu. The climb will be tough and will be towards Low’s peak (4,095.2m). you will test your level of fitness, grit and determination.
3:00 am: Your ultimate and final attempt to conquer the summits of Hugh Low’s Peak at 4,095.2. You are now on the peak of Mount Kinabalu, the highest peak of South East Asia.
5:45 am: This is the time to witness the spectacular sunrise, the most breath taking view you will ever see.
7:00 am: We will now descend to Laban Rata for breakfast.
10:00 am: Check out and proceed to Timpohon Gate for transfer back to Kinabalu Park Headquarters. We will arrive between 1pm-3pm. Your guide will register with the park authorities that you have completed the climb. You will then be given a certificate of achievement for completion of the climb.
Lunch will be served at the Balsam restaurant in Kinabalu Park. We will then transfer you back to Kota Kinabalu city which will take you 2 hours or you have the choice to take an optional tour to Poring Hot Spring to soak your sore limbs in the hot spring there. ( Early Supper, Breakfasts and Lunch)
SPECIAL NOTE: It is recommended that all climbers should have themselves medically checked before attempting any mountain climb. If you have a history of suffering from the following ailments, it is highly recommend that you should refrain from climbing: Hypertension, Diabetes, Palpitation, Arthritis, Heart disease, severe anemia, Peptic ulcers, Epileptic fits, Obesity, Chronic asthma, Muscular cramps, Hepatitis (jaundice) or any other disease which may hamper the climber.
The above information provided by Sabah Park. PHYSICAL FITNESS IS REQUIRED
2D1N Mt Kota Kinabalu Climbing Rate for 2020 (DOMESTIC MARKET ONLY)
from RM958 per person
Package includes: Meals (1 Breakfast, 2 Lunches, 1 Dinner & 1 Supper), 1 Night Accommodation at Laban Rata Rest House or similar (non heated dormitory), Entrance Fee, Return Hotel Transfer (Seat-In-Coach), Return Transfer (Park HQ – Timpohon Gate – Park HQ), English Speaking Mountain Guide, Climbing Insurance and Climbing Permit.
Excludes: Airfares, Certificate, Optional Tipping & Porter Fee, Alcoholic Drinks, Any Items Not Mentioned, Mountain Guides’ overtime after 1800hrs during climbing.
NB: If you hire services below, you need to pay separately there.
1) Porter Fee (price as table below)
2) Mt guide overtime (after 6:00pm) MYR 40.00 per hour per guide.
|1||Timpohon gate – Laban Rata||10.00||RM 65.00|
|2||Laban Rata – Timpohon gate||10.00||RM 65.00|
|3||Timpohon gate – Sayat-Sayat||10.00||RM 75.00|
|4||Sayat-Sayat – Timpohon gate||10.00||RM 75.00|
|5||Timpohon gate – Summit||10.00||RM 80.00|
|6||Summit – Timpohon gate||10.00||RM 80.00|
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