Explore Borneo’s Mangrove area via Stand Up Paddling!
A full course learning will be provided by our guide which includes techniques on how to paddle, safety briefing and information about SUP route. At the end point, paddlers will enjoy a moment to witness Sabah’s beautiful sunset. Take this chance to snap some shots! Afterwards, the speed boat will come to fetch participants and proceed to the river for firefly cruising (30 minutes).
End the day by returning to the starting point for our local buffet dinner.
Fun and experienced guides
Witness Sabah’s beautiful sunset
Paddle through the mangrove area and catch sight of its wildlife
High tea and buffet dinner provide
Tuaran is situated in the West Coast of Sabah and is just 32 kilometres away from the State capital, Kota Kinabalu. Tuaran is well-known for it’s fried ‘Tuaran noodles’ and visitors including Sabahans would travel all the way to Tuaran just to have a taste of it. The population of Tuaran consists a majority of the Dusun ethnic, the Lotud ethnic and the Bajau ethnic.
15:00 : Hotel pick up and depart to our base camp in Tuaran
15:45 : Arrive to the base camp, local snack and drinks upon arrival (toilet and changing room available)
16:30 : Start briefing by our river guide
17:00 : Start to paddle for 4 km to 5 km
There are several point along the way such as the tunnel, proboscis avenue, etc
18:30 : Estimated arrival time to the ending point which is on the sand bar, photography session, etc
19:00 : Firefly cruising
19:30 : Buffet dinner, depart back to KK
Since it is a one day activity, no accommodation is provided in this package.
Complete stand up paddling gears
Complimentary photo will be taken by our guide
Hi- tea upon arrival
Transportation from Kota Kinabalu (upon request)
Arrival by flights
You can fly to Kota Kinabalu International Airport (BKI) direct from Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Johor Bahru, Labuan, Sandakan or Tawau.
Arrival by land
You can travel to Kota Kinabalu by Taxi from Kota Kinabalu International Airport (approx. 14 minutes) and by Bus from Sandakan (approx. 6 hours), from Tawau (approx. 8 hours).
In lieu of the Covid-19 pandemic, you can opt to postpone your trip once it is safe to travel again. Kindly contact the property owner for more information.
Borneo Exotika Adventure Sdn. Bhd. is a licensed local inbound tour and travel company based in Kota Kinabalu, which is supported by Malaysia and Sabah Tourism Board. With over 15 years of experience in tourism industry they are looking forward to be the leading tour operating and travel agency around the region. Borneo Exotika Adventure Sdn Bhd works very closely with the local tour operator in every region of Borneo to provide amazing services to reach guests goal and satisfaction during their tour.
Things to bring:
- Bring extra clothes and towel
- Insect repellent
- Wear comfortable and proper clothing for stand up paddle boarding