Ranau is a town and district 108km east of Kota Kinabalu. It is a cool region with mountainous views all around. This makes the prefect setting for paragliding scenery. Take off from a high point in Lohan. Depands on wind condition, you will fly for several minutes, soaring up above mountain trees to observe the land below, seeing paddyfields and villages. Ranau has diverse flora ranges from rich tropical lowland and hill rainforest to tropical mountain, sub-alpine forest and scrub on the higher elevations. Apart from its small town charm, there is other nearby attractions of Mountain Kinabalu.
Located at the foothill of Mount Kinabalu, Desa Cattle Dairy Farm offers one of the most amazing scenery one could envision. Often chosen as a wedding photography destination, with the majestic Mount Kinabalu overlooking beautiful green pastures, the scenery is breathtaking, not forgetting the cool breeze that Kundasang has to offer. The real attraction here is the cattle farm, producing about 900,00 litres of milk per year. The farm is 199 hectars and most of the milking cows are Friesians, the highest milk producers of all cattle breeds. It is an ideal destination for the whole family, where there are activities such as feeding the calves with bottled milk, feeding goats with grass, how milk is processed as well as the milking process are available for all. If you have ever wondered how milk is made, Desa Cattle Farm is the place for you.
On the way of return to Kota Kinabalu city, you will notice few stalls alongside the road with signs displaying “Bakas” or “Sinalau Bakas”. Sinalau means smoked and Bakas mean wild boar in Sabah. The villagers along the road especially Kampung Kelawat area are mostly christian and they hunt for wild boar at the jungle nearby their village for its meat. Sinalau Bakas is a traditional food for the Kadazandusun people of Sabah.
* The itinerary is for reference only, it subjects to any necessary changes in accordance to local requirements.
Meet at hotel lobby and proceed to Ranau Town.
Stop at Tamparuli Town, enjoy Tamparuli Mee as breakfast. Experience the hanging bridge & get known the legend of the town.
Continue journey and take an opportunity to buy souvenirs among wide assortments of tropical fruits at Nabalu Market.
Depart to Ranau Towm - Lohan. Safety briefing will commence before the flying session. Enjoy the scenery while paragliding from 2200 feets up to 10minutes.
Enjoy lunch at Ranau Town food court, visit to Ranau Town to see the locals lifestyle.
Depart to Desa Cattle Farm.
Transfer back to city. Stopby our local ethnic store and try grill wild boar meat.
Arrive at Kota Kinabalu city, transfer back to hotel.
Min. Participant(s): 2 Persons To Go (child does not counted)
Tour location / Depart from: Kota Kinabalu
Recommend to book: 1 month(s) in advance
To book at least: 7 day(s) in advance
Cancellation & Refund Policy: Over 14 days (from date of departure) charge 30% of Tour fare; 7 to 14 days (from date of departure) charge 50% of tour fare; Less than 7 days (from date of departure) charge full tour fare. No refund for those tours which involve accommodation.
Tour Type: Sit-In-Coach basis (SIC). This tour is not private tour, you will share the trip with other guests come from different countries. Please notify us upon booking if you are looking for private tour, surcharge might be applied.
Insurance: Tourist transportation insurance included. Please contact your insurance agency for personal travel insurance.
Pickup Service: Pickup service will be provided from the hotel/hostel/lodge that you are staying. Please wait at lobby while the tour guide will find you when he/she arrive. Dropoff service will be provided after travelling, please notify us upon booking if your dropoff location is differ from pickup location.
Specialities: You may decide the joining date, no compulsory tips (If you are happy and satisfied with the journey and the tour guide service, it's always a nice way to express your appreciation with tipping, OR words of thanks is good enough).