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Laya Laya Beach Fireflies


  • Newly developed mangrove
  • At Tuaran area


Returns land and boat transfers, Light refreshment, Boat Cruise, Dinner, Chinese & English Speaking Guide, Batik Painting, Hena drawing.


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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. Laya Laya Beach  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.


* The itinerary is for reference only, it subjects to any necessary changes in accordance to local requirements.

  • 15:30

    Meet at hotel lobby and continue journey to Laya Laya Beach.

  • 16:00

    Expected time of arrival. Guest may go to participate in Batik painting, Henna Tattoo, or swim at the beach.

  • 16:30

    Tea Break is served. Guest stays at beach for leisure time.

  • 17:40

    Dinner is served.

  • 18:00

    Firedance performance starts.

  • 18:30

    Sunset gaze, photo sessions with performers.

  • 18:50

    Transfer to Aru Bay for fireflies cruise session.

  • 19:20

    Fireflies cruise starts. Onboard and watch as the fireflies appear upon the river banks and light up the atmosphere.

  • 20:20

    Arrive to Jetty.

  • 20:30

    Transfer back to hotel / Airport.



Malay style dinner

Warm Remind

  • Use of kayak and banana boat is payable on the spot.
  • Recommend to bring: sun block lotion, insect repellent, camera, sun glasses, binocular.
  • Surcharge of MYR10 per person will be applied for pickup at Kota Kinabalu International Airport.
  • Surcharge of MYR30 per person will be applied for pickup at outskirt area (Avangio Hotel, Nexus Resort Shangri-La Rasa Ria Resort, Borneo Beach Villas).
  • Surcharge of MYR20 per person will be 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 (USD)
A Kota Kinabalu city North (Grandis, Hyatt, Gaya street area...) 3:30 pm Free
B Kota Kinabalu city Center (Marriott, 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, Aeropod, ...) 3:30 pm 2.37
E 1Borneo area (Tune, Grand Borneo, ...) 4 pm Free
F Outskirt area (Shangri-La Rasa Ria, Nexus Karambunai, ...) 4:30 pm 7.12
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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.

Pay Online

Accep Visa and MasterCard credit card, Malaysian bank transfer, Paypal, FPX, Alipay. 2.3% surcharge apply. Please be noted that 2.3% processing fee is non-refundable in case there is cancellation 3 days after the payment made.

Bank Transfer

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.

Additional information

Min. Participant(s)2 Persons To Go (child does not counted)

Tour location / Depart fromKota Kinabalu

Recommend to book1 month(s) in advance

To book at least3 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.

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).

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# Currency USD is for reference only, actual price will be based on Ringgit-Malaysia (MYR).