Sabah is blessed with breathtaking sunrise and sunset views. Go kayaking in Tuaran and witness a beautiful sunrise along with the majestic Mount Kinabalu standing tall in the foreground.
Breathtaking sunrise views
Witness the majestic Mount Kinabalu
Kayak through the Sulaman Mangrove Reserve
Paddle along the Panandawan river
Fun and experienced guides
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.
0500 am: Pickup from hotel. Transfer to Aru Bay, Tuaran.
0530 am: Arrive at Aru Bay, Tuaran. Guide continue with safety briefing.
0600 am: Kayaking session starts. Guests will paddle for 2 hours to Panandawan River and through thick Sulaman Mangrove Reserve before returning to Aru Bay Jetty.
0800 am: Kayaking activity ends. Upon arrival, breakfast will be served by the staffs.
0830 am: Tour ends. Transfer back to Kota Kinabalu city.
You will be served a breakfast meal after your activity.
English speaking guide
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.
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If any member of a group is prevented from traveling for any reason, the Company may at its discretion, approve a transfer of the booking to another suitable person provided that written notice is given at least 1 day before Commencement. No fees will be imposed for this change and the Company shall not be liable for any increase in costs relating to services not directly provided by the Company.
Travelmate Holidays Sdn Bhd operates under brand Borneo Wavehunters. Along with the passing of time, the company has expanded itself to nature tourism. Travelmate Holidays are experts in firefly cruises, river cruises, snorkeling activities, island diving, and sunset cruises. Today, Travelmate Holidays Sdn Bhd holds three brands under it, Borneo Wavehunters, Muara and Fun Cat Borneo. All three represent different types of activities respectively.
What to bring / wear
Comfortable shoes or sandals
Extra pocket money