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Combine Singapore, Malaysia and Borneo and you've got a recipe for an epic journey. Begin in the modern city-state of Singapore and get to samplin’ the melting pot of food, music, festivals and traditions on offer. A quick hop-and-a-skip over to Kuala Lumpur will reward the culture hungry traveler with glimpse into the past of Malaysia's original inhabitants. Continue to v...

Combine Singapore, Malaysia and Borneo and you've got a recipe for an epic journey. Begin in the modern city-state of Singapore and get to samplin’ the melting pot of food, music, festivals and traditions on offer. A quick hop-and-a-skip over to Kuala Lumpur will reward the culture hungry traveler with glimpse into the past of Malaysia's original inhabitants. Continue to vibrant Kuching on rugged Borneo to discover quiet fishing villages, vibrant local markets and to immerse yourself in an ancient biodiverse rainforest teeming with wildlife. Finally, It wouldn't be an exotic vacation without a luxury beach getaway and some downtime by the pool.

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Tour itinerary includes
  • City
    City
  • Walking and trekking
    Walking and trekking
  • Jungle
    Jungle
  • Food and drink
    Food and drink
  • Nature observation
    Nature observation

Customisable trip itinerary

This tour idea is fully customisable

The itinerary has been created by our local agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Welcome to Singapore!

• Upon arrival at Singapore’s Changi Airport, meet your driver and transfer to your hotel
• Spend the rest of the day free at leisure

Visited:
Singapore
Accomodation
Grand Copthorne (Singapore)

Day 2: Explore Singapore

• Enjoy breakfast at your hotel
• Begin exploring the city on foot
• Visit the Botanical Gardens, the Gardens by the Bay and Sentosa Island
• Sample hawker food, the true Asian cuisine on the streets of Singapore
Breakfast included

Visited:
Singapore
Accomodation
Grand Copthorne (Singapore)

Day 3: Kuala Lumpur

• Transfer to the airport for your flight to Malaysia’s Capital of Kuala Lumpur
• Upon arrival at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport, meet your second driver of the day at the arrival hall for a transfer to the city centre (1h30)
• Arrive at your accommodation and check in
• Relax by the pool or explore the city at your own pace. Visit the Petronas Twin Towers, stroll along China street and visit Little India

Breakfast included

Visited:
Singapore, Kuala Lumpur
Accomodation
Ansa Hotel (Kuala Lumpur)

Day 4: Orang Asli

• Learn about Malaysia's original inhabitants at the Orang Asli Museum
• Enjoy a guided tour of a Orang Asli village
• Head to Batu Caves and visit a Hindu shrine
• Return to Kuala Lumpur

Breakfast and lunch included

Visited:
Kuala Lumpur
Accomodation
Ansa Hotel (Kuala Lumpur)

Day 5: Arrival in Kuching

• After breakfast at your accommodation, spend some time free at leisure
• Transfer to the airport for your flight to Borneo
• Arrive in Kuching, the capital of Sarawak. Meet your driver and transfer to your hotel
• Spend the afternoon strolling around Waterfront, Chinatown and Little India

Breakfast included 

Accomodation
Hilton (Kuching)

Day 6: Hiking ​Bako National Park

• Transfer to the Bako Village Jetty (45min)
• Hop in a motorized boat and cruise down the river towards Bako National Park (30min)
• Spend the afternoon hiking through the rainforest, keeping an eye out for unique wildlife
• Return to Kuching

Breakfast and lunch included

Visited:
Kuching
Accomodation
Hilton (Kuching)

Day 7: Guided Tour of Kuching + Cooking Class

• Visit the Semenggoh Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre
• Explore a local produce market and participate in a Bumbu Cooking Class

​Breakfast and lunch included

Visited:
Kuching
Accomodation
Hilton (Kuching)

Day 8: Arrival in Kota Kinabalu

• Transfer to the airport for your flight to Kota Kinabalu
• Arrive in the capital of Sabah and be met by your local guide
• Transfer to the city centre and check in
• Spend the rest of the day free at leisure

Breakfast included

Visited:
Kota Kinabalu
Accomodation
Night at the Grandis Hotel (Kota Kinabalu)

Day 9: River Rafting Excursion on Padas River

• Early in the morning, be picked up from the hotel and take a drive to Beaufort Town (1h30)
• Go by old diesel train into the interior settlements to Pangi Station (1h30)
• Head on a rafting excursion on Padas River
• Arrive in Rayoh and enjoy your lunch by the river. Wind down with a sunset view on the return journey to Kota Kinabalu

Breakfast and lunch included

Visited:
Kota Kinabalu
Accomodation
Night at the Grandis Hotel (Kota Kinabalu)

Day 10: Kudat Luxury Beach Resort

• After breakfast, spend some time free at leisure in Kota Kinabalu
• Drive to your luxury beach resort at the tip of Borneo (3h)
• The Kudat area has some of the most pristine beaches in all of Borneo. 

Breakfast included 

Visited:
Kota KinabaluKudat
Accomodation
Kudat Riviera (Kudat)

Day 11: Snorkeling Adventure

• Board a boat and go on a snorkeling adventure
• Explore beautiful coral reefs and spot turtles!
• Return to the mainland for lunch
• Visit a Turtle Conservation Site

Breakfast included

Visited:
Kudat
Accomodation
Kudat Riviera (Kudat)

Day 12: Pool Time in Kudat!

• Spend the whole day free at leisure at your accommodation
• Swim in the pool next to your room, or walk down to the beach and take a dip in the sea
• Visit a nearby Rungus tribe village
• Various other activities can be organized at your hotel

​Breakfast included

Visited:
Kudat
Accomodation
Kudat Riviera (Kudat)

Day 13: Departure Day :(

• Enjoy a lazy morning and a delicious breakfast
• Hop in the car for a transfer back to Kota Kinabalu

Visited:
Kudat

Singapore Kuala Lumpur Kuching Kota Kinabalu Kudat

Price details

This tour idea is fully customisable

The price reflects this specific tour itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. £2,260 / 13 days
Excluding international flights
2 Pax4 pax
Price per person£2,260£1,950

Included in price:

  • Meals as listed in the itinerary (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • English speaking local guides for each tour
  • Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air-conditioned vehicles
  • Entrance fees for all visits as mentioned in the itinerary

Not included in price:

  • Tourism Tax (RM 10 per room per night which is to be paid during check in)
  • Travel insurance (suggested)
  • Fully escorted guide to accompany you throughout the country. This can be arranged for an additional fee
  • Spending money
  • Tips & gratuities
  • Activities & meals not listed
  • All drinks
  • International departure taxes
  • Domestic & International flights

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