Seeing the proboscis monkey with their natural behaviour in the mangroves is truly a wonderful experience.Besides having the opportunity to see the Proboscis Monkey, one may also get the chance to see variety of birds, the common Macaque gathering in large numbers, sighting of the rare Silver Langour, large group of water buffalo and if you're lucky enough, you may see crocodiles by the river bank. After a delightful dinner(Buffet Style), our guide will show you a breathtaking view of fireflies lighten up the mangrove tree near the Garama Base Camp.
Padas River is situated in the interior of southwestern part of Kota Kinabalu that is only accessible by train (used since the late 19th century in Borneo). Basically, this trip will give you two experiences advantages – 1) Excursion of Class III-IV river, 2) A uniquely ride in an antique train.
The journey will first take 1-½ hours overland through the countryside to Beaufort town. From thereupon, adventure begins with 1-½ hours train rides tracks along the Padas River that gives glimpses of the thrills and excitement to come. Upon arriving at the starting point, participant will be given safety briefing before going down the river.
The ultimate challenge will speak for itself as one shoots through and experiences the nerve tingling excitement which crescendos rapid after rapid while getting a closer look at the Borneo’s amazing flora and fauna.
|Room Type|| |
Dorm (No hot shower)
Chalet (No hot shower)
|Number of beds||4 ~ 6||2|
|Price (per person)||MYR 460||MYR 490|
Depart to Southwestern part of Sabah. Journey takes roughly 1 hour 45 mins.
Upon arrival, coffee & tea will be served with some cake made by locals.
Onboard comfortable fiberglass boat – Cruise down for almost 2 hours in search for wildlife.
Buffet dinner served among the glimmering lanterns that light up the area.
Overnight at Garama Base Camp.
Overnight at Garama Base Camp.
Breakfast will be served in the morning.
Arrive at Beaufort town, get onboard by train. The thrilling yet scenic ride will take around 1½ - 2 hours to Pangi Station.
When arrived at Pangi, light refreshment will be served, safety briefing will be conducted by Riverbug crew.
Start rafting from starting point to Rayoh (ending point) - 10km.
Expected time of arrive at Rayoh (ending point) for sumptuous lunch and after lunch we will depart back by train to Beaufort town at 1:30pm, estimated 2 - 2½ hours on train ride.
Arrival at Beaufort town, transfer by coach or van back to Kota Kinabalu city.
Estimated time of arrival in Kota Kinabalu.
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: 5 day(s) in advance
To cancel at least: 3 day(s) in advance, or tour company will impose 100% last minute cancellation charge.
Cancellation & Refund Policy: No refund for any cancellation made within 2 days from the tour date, 90% of full payment will be refunded if cancel 3 days and above. 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).
Goods & Services Tax (GST): This service fare has included 6% GST. Itemized fee (extra expenses) is for reference only, it might not included GST unless stated otherwise.