Weston Town, was named by A.J. Weston, a British railway engineer, it was also the end station of the North Borneo Railway. The town has arrow of shops, jetty point and school which had remarkable 100-years of history that made with wooden wood. Weston is southwest of Kota Kinabalu, the capital of Sabah that can be reached within 2 hours car ride!
Weston is treasured with a wide variety of wildlife, such as Borneo Proboscis Monkeys, Silver Leaf Monkeys, birds, snakes, and many more. It also has a variety of aqua-marines, such as the mudskipper fish, otters, crocodiles and river shrimp.
Borneo Proboscis Monkey in Weston is densely populated yet is protected animal; tourists can enjoy watching the monkeys on top the Mangrove Trees closely with the river cruise boat. Along the riverside, tourists could view the local fishermen "River Man" lifestyle, and could buy the river shrimps that caught freshly. The meats of river shrimps are very fresh and delicious!
Before dinner, tourists will enjoy watching the spectacular view of the “Reddish Fire Sunset”. After the sunset, hundreds of the Egret, white birds will fly all the way to a Mangrove Tree which is astonishing view!
After dinner, tourists whom are photogenic could take the fireflies photo at the only distinguish special spot in the Weston Jaafar River Lodge! After that, tourists could enjoy the night river cruise with thousands of fireflies flashing along Mangrove Trees of Weston. There is a unique show that the river guides will perform “Whispering with Fireflies” which will give all the tourists the unforgettable memories.
* The itinerary is for reference only, it subjects to any necessary changes in accordance to local requirements.
Pick up from hotel lobby.
Arrival at Weston jetty pick up by boat to Weston Jaafar River Lodge.
High tea at river lodge.
River Safari enjoy viewing Proboscis Monkey, Fisherman Village, Flying Flock of Egrets & Reddish-Fire Sunset View.
Candle light dinner with fireflies in Weston Jaafar River Lodge, a unique spot for fireflies photo-shooting!
Fireflies night river cruise with a spectacle show "Whispering with Fireflies".
Depart for Kota Kinabalu city.
Reach Kota Kinabalu city, transfer back to hotel / lodge.
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: 2 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).