3D2N Mt Kinabalu Climbing Package
Don't worry to start your climbing right after 2 hours land journey, stay 1 night nearby Kinabalu Park to recharge.
The biggest attraction in Sabah for tourist all around the world - Mount Kinabalu. It’s the highest peak in south-east Asia, measuring 4,095.2 m high. Some say, the Mount Kinabalu is one of the easiest mountain to climb, but don’t underestimate the challenges that you’ll face on the Summit Trail.
You reach the final destination at Low’s peak. As you wait in the cold, dawn gradually creeps over the horizon, illuminating the darkness with the light of a new day.
Watching sunrise at the top has been described by travelers everywhere as a life -enriching experience In clear weather, you can almost see all of Sabah spread out below. From this vantage point, you will also see a dramatic drop more than 1,000 m drop - Low’s Gully. A chasm stretching 16 km. in length, it separates the summit plateau into the western and eastern plateau.
The base at the low peak is well-equipped with facilities. Advance reservation (3 ~ 6 months prior) are HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!
|2 ~ 4||1,880||2,530|
|5 ~ 10||1,650||2,300|
|11 ~ 30||1,600||2,260|
|Price valid till||1 Apr 2023 - 31 Dec 2023|
|Open booking period||Today till 1 day before climbing|
|Accommodation||Day 1 - Poring Hotspring Hostel (Unisex Shared Dormitory) |
Day 2 - Laban Rata (Unisex Shared Dormitory)
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Day 1: Poring Hot Spring
(Run of House Dorm Room)
Situated in lowland rainforest, contrasting with the montane and submontane rainforest of Kinabalu Park, Poring is well know for its natural hot spring bath. Poring Hot Spring offer comfortable stay for visitors from budget hostel to beautiful lodges and luxurious villas. The accommodation units have all the necessary facilities needed. There is a restaurant (Rainforest Restaurant) in Poring serve Western Asian cuisine and local delicacies.
Or, upgraded to Kinabalu Park Accommodation (Day 1)
(Run of House Twin Share Room)
Located in the State of Sabah Borneo, Kinabalu Park is cradled in the arms of lush luminescent green, surrounding the gentle yet magnificent beauty of Mount Kinabalu. The accommodation in the park range from private suites to luxury lodges, equipped with room amenities.
Day 2: Laban Rata Resthouse
(Private Room 1,2,3 and Unisex Shared Dormitory)
Laban Rata Resthouse (3272 meters above sea level) is the biggest mountain hut among the others, and also where the restaurant and grocery shop located at. Here is the final pitstop before ascending to the summit of Low’s Peak, providing climbers with comfortable lodgings and hot meals. There are four types of room available here, which is Private Room 1, Private Room 2, Private Room 3, and non-heated unisex dormitory rooms. Laban Rata’s private rooms are all equipped with en-suite bathroom, but NO heated shower, and room heater due to scheduled and limited power supply. Non-Heated Dormitory bunk bedrooms come with common bathrooms and toilets, without any heated shower or room heater. Pillows and blankets are provided.
Check-in & Check-out time
|Kinabalu Park||2 pm||12 pm|
|Poring Hotspring||2 pm||12 pm|
|Laban Rata Resthouse||1 pm||10:30 am|
|Meal Time||Liwagu Restaurant||Laban Rata Restaurant|
|Breakfast||6:30 am - 10:30 am||7:30 am - 10:30 am|
|Lunch||12:00 pm - 4:30 pm||--|
|Dinner||6 pm - 9 pm||4:30 pm - 7 pm|
|Supper||--||2 am - 3:30 am|
-Laban Rata Restaurant no longer provide hot water for climbers, but available for purchase at the counter.
-UV filtered drinking water is available.
-Coffee & Tea will only be provided during Breakfast Hour and Supper.
Porter Fee (Optional)
Porter service is fully optional depends on individual. Due to number of porters are reducing, your mountain guide might also act as your porter (depends on the availability of porter during the actual day).
|Timpohon > Laban Rata Resthouse > Timpohon||MYR 14/KG|
|Timpohon > Sayat-Sayat > Timpohon||MYR 18/KG|
|Timpohon > Summit > Timpohon||MYR 20/KG|
-Porters will measure the weight of backpacks in front of climbers.
-Payments will be made directly to the porter by cash, minimum weight is 10 Kgs.
-Porters will not trek along with you, so keep all the necessities that you need with you.
-Things can get wet on the mountain, so pack your belongings in big plastic bag/use a backpack rain cover to protect your climbing gear.
-A porter would normally carry up to 10kg at MYR13-MYR16 per kg. Simply ask for porter service on climbing day upon registration.
-You may leave the luggage at Kinabalu Park, there will be a charge at MYR 12 per bag per night.
-No age limit for kid to join, however, it is recommended at least 16 years old.
-Climbers below 16 years old are considered as CHILD and compulsory to have a private mountain guide (Maximum shared by 2 children / Guide). Mountain Guide Fee – MYR 350/Guide.
Recommended Things To Bring!
- Based Layer: Thermal Undershirt
- Insulating Midlayer: Warm Fleece or Sweater
- Protective Outer Layer: Waterproof Windbreaker
- Long Trouser (Best if waterproof)
- Face Scarf / Balaclava
- Hiking Shoes
- Warm Hat
- Extra pairs of quality socks and clothes
- Backpack and a waterproof cover
- Plastic Bags / Disposable Bag
- Personal Medications (Including altitude drugs)
- Sun Block Lotion
- Lip Balm
- Mini First-aid Kit
- Energy Foods and Drinks
- Toilet Paper
- Cash Money
- Travel Adaptor
- Personal Toiletries
- Headlamp / Torch Light
- Raincoat / Poncho
- Trekking Pole
- Identity Card
COVID-19 Preventive Measure:
- Personal Face Masks
- Personal Hand Sanitizer
Friendly Note for Vegan/Vegetarian Climbers: If you’re a vegan/vegetarian climber, we strongly recommend you to pack some snacks, protein shake, nuts, chips, nutrition bars or anything you like with you as the food provide might not able to fulfill individual diet/nutrition needs. Most of the meals are served in simple buffet style, we would suggest for you to pick on dishes that cater to your needs.
2D1N Mount Kinabalu Summit Tour: https://sabahbooking.com/tour-31
2D1N Mount Kinabalu Via Ferrata (Walk The Torq): https://sabahbooking.com/tour-216
3D2N Mount Kinabalu Via Ferrata (Walk The Torq): https://sabahbooking.com/tour-298
2D1N Mount Kinabalu Via Ferrata (Low’s Peak Circuit): https://sabahbooking.com/tour-297
3D2N Mount Kinabalu Via Ferrata (Low’s Peak Circuit): https://sabahbooking.com/tour-299
Mt. Kinabalu Mountain Trail
Mountain Guide Overtime Charges
Transportation Overtime Charges
About Drinking Water / Hot Water
No Heated Shower/Room Heater
Insurance coverage for climbers area as follow:
Accidental death only :
MYR 70,000.00 (climber age between 13 to 75 years)
MYR 50,000.00 (climber age under 13 and above 75 years)
Lifelong disability as a result of an accident that occurred :
MYR 70,000.00 (climber age between 13 to 75 years)
MYR 50,000.00 (climber age under 13 and over 75 years)
Accidental costs only :
MYR 5,000.00 (climber age between 13 to 75 years)
MYR 2,000.00 (climber age under 13 and over 75 years)
Funeral arrangement :
MYR 2,000.00 (per climber)
** Please take note that coverage and claims will be subject to approval of Sabah Parks Management.
Itinerary* The itinerary is for reference only, it subjects to any necessary changes in accordance to local requirements.
Pickup Time & Transport Fee
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 be noted that 2.3% processing fee is non-refundable in case there is cancellation 3 days after the payment made.
Min. Participant(s): 1 Persons To Go (child does not counted)
Tour location / Depart from: Kota Kinabalu
Recommend to book: 6 month(s) in advance
To book at least: 30 day(s) in advance
Cancellation & Refund Policy: Non-refundable and non-transferable to other dates.
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).