Muara Bay Fireflies
- Newly developed mangrove
- At Tuaran area
Return boat & land transfer, boat cruise, light refreshment, dinner, Chinese/English speaking guide.
About 30 KM from Kota Kinabalu, somewhere in Tuaran there is a paradise between a river and the sea, a place filled with sunshine and laughters for a fun day. Muara Bay is in Laya Laya Village (Kampung Laya Laya) of Tuaran and locates in a mangrove forest with a beach that stretches 8 km long overlooking the South China Sea and yet to be discovered. Visitors get to enjoy the breezy atmosphere and sunset.
Meet at hotel lobby, Stop at Likas Mosque for photo capture.
Continue to Muara Bay at Kampung Laya Laya Tuaran.
Light refreshment is served. On boat river cruise to enjoy the view of sunset.
Dinner is served. Fire dance and snake performance provided.
Onboard and watch as the fireflies appear upon the river banks and light up the Atmosphere.
Transfer back to Kota Kinabalu.
Arrive Kota Kinabalu hotel / lodge.
Malay style dinner
- Recommend to bring: sun block lotion, insect repellent, camera, sun glasses, binocular.
- Likas floating mosque might be skip if pickup at 1 Borneo area or outskirt area.
- Surcharge of MYR10 per person applied for pickup at outskirt area (Avangio Hotel, Nexus Resort Shangri-La Rasa Ria Resort, Borneo Beach Villas).
- Surcharge of MYR20 per person applied for pickup location in Putatan area (eg. Narada Hotel).
- Surcharge of MYR30 per person applied for pickup location in Kinarut area (eg. Beringgis Beach Resort, Kinabalu Villas).
Pickup Time & Transport Fee
The pickup time is for reference only, actual time may be vary depends on number of visitors, distance, season, weather and road conditions, should be within 15 minutes. Transport fee quoted is per person.
|Zone ||Hotel ||Pickup Time ||Fee (MYR) |
|A ||Kota Kinabalu city North (Gaya Centre, Hyatt, Gaya street area...) ||3:30 pm ||Free |
|B ||Kota Kinabalu city Center (Cititel, Marina Court, Horizon, ...) ||3:30 pm ||Free |
|C ||Kota Kinabalu city South (Sutera Harbour, KK Time Square, ...) ||3:30 pm ||Free |
|D ||Airport area (Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, ...) ||3:15 pm ||Free |
|E ||1Borneo area (Tune, GrandBorneo, Novotel, Courtyard, ...) ||3:45 pm ||Free |
|F ||Outskirt area (Shangri-La Rasa Ria, Nexus Karambunai, ...) ||4 pm ||10 |
How to Pay
Pay on travelling day
No advance payment is required, simply pay cash in Ringgit-Malaysia to tour guide. However, you still need pay in full for any cancellation made 1 day prior to tour date.
Accep Visa and MasterCard credit card, Malaysian bank transfer, Paypal, FPX, Alipay. 2.3% surcharge apply.
Please request bank staff to calculate equivalent amount in USD before Telegraphic Transfer (T/T) to Malaysia. It takes 3 days to reach us. No 2.3% surcharge but you have to bear both side banks charges. The balances will be paid to either side as the case may be.
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: 14 day(s) in advance
Cancellation & Refund Policy: Over 7 days (from date of departure) charge 50% of tour fare; 2 to 7 days charge 75% of tour fare; Less than 2 days charge full tour fare.
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).