Kiau Borneo Trekking
This Borneo trekking adventure offers an amazing jungle trekking into the sabah malaysia rainforest which located at the foothill of Mount Kinabalu. This is a real glimpse into traditional sabah village lifestyle by learning directly from the villagers about their lands. You will see picturesque views of hill rice fields, local farms, mount kinabalu, traditional villages and much more. If you’re interested to learn real life borneo trekking experience this is the sabah tour for you.
Kiau Borneo Trekking into the Borneo jungle by trekking and meet wonderfully warm and friendly local Borneo people that live in Kiau Village. Staying in a homestay and learn the Borneo culture is one of the best part of it. Native guide will tell you about Borneo plants that you will encounter during this journey and will teach you all kinds of survival skills. This Borneo jungle trekking route are moderate level, you pass through river and trekking by the side of the hills which make it more adventurous.
√ Please bring along sun block lotion, personal toiletries, torch light, insect repellent, drinking water bottle, walking shoes, binoculars, camera, hat & raincoat.
Day 1: Kota Kinabalu – Kiau
You’ll be greeted early in the morning at your respective hotel in Kota Kinabalu city by our friendly guide and driver. Along the journey towards Kiau, you’ll be fascinated by the scenic views of the majestic Mount Kinabalu, which will make 2.5 hours drive go quickly.
Upon arrival at Kiau Village, the relaxed style Sabah’s villager will welcome you before you start to your borneo trekking nature-escape heading towards your campsite for the evening near the river. We will provide a set of lunch pack to juice up your energy so that you will not miss any beautiful scenery along the Borneo trekking journey. The local Sabah guide will give you a short lesson during your junge walk to get familiar with the local Sabah herbs and plants when you arrive at your campsite. Utilize your opportunity to catch a glimpse of Sabah insect life by joining night walk and try your luck to witness the nocturnal activities in the Sabah rainforest.
Day 2: Kiau
Wake up early inhale the freshness of Borneo jungle air and get ready for your local Sabah breakfast afterward pack your bag as we continue our Borneo trekking journey towards Kiau village this time using an alternate trail. Along the way we will visit the local villager’s farm. We’re expected to arrive in Kiau Village just in time for lunch. Take this free and easy time to wander and experience around the village. Who know you might get few great photos of Borneo village lifestyle. After that, head back to your host accommodation in the Kiau village for a delightful dinner with the local family and it is a must to try the homemade local Sabah rice wine, made right there in the village!
Day 3: Kiau – Kota Kinabalu
Goodbye is the hardest part when you already feel at home, but hey at least you made some remarkable memories along your Borneo trekking journey in Kiau Village Sabah. Before you leave, spend your morning breakfast with the local Sabah family then pack your bag because it is time to leave your memories with them and heading back to Kota Kinabalu or onward toward your next destination.