Our Top Tours for wildlife are Sukau Rainforest Lodge, winner of Sabah's Best Nature Lodge, Borneo Rainforest Lodge in Danum Valley, Selingan Island and Tabin Wildlife Sanctuary. Our Top selling Day tours are to Kinabalu National Park and to Sepilok's Wildlife and Sandakan. Featured in our Nature selection are overnight tours to Mount Kinabalu and diving at the world class Sipadan island. For Adventure lovers, Climb Mt Kinabalu with us or be enamored by our custom designed treks to Maliau Basin and Crocker Range. We've put the together the best of the best in our Holiday Packages. We can even book your stay at Beach Resorts and City Hotels at rock-bottom prices. Our latest product is the community based tourism The Fig Tree at Kiulu Farmstay.
Borneo is the world's third largest island in the world made up of 3 countries, Malaysia (Sabah and Sarawak & Brunei and Indonesia. Borneo boasts both the oldest Rainforest in the world and also the region with the highest Biodiversity density in the world, home to a myriad of rare and endangered wildlife species. Check out our Borneo Attractions page for great ideas of where to visit in Borneo and our FAQ section for great tips and advice when travelling to Borneo.
The biggest highlight in Sabah for most of our guests is a visit to Sukau Rainforest Lodge, recognised by National Geographic as a Unique Lodge of the World and winner of Sabah's Best Nature Lodge in addition to numerous other international awards. It is here that you will get to experience and if you're lucky, come face to face with Sabah's endangered wildlife such as the Orang Utan and the Borneo Pygmy elephant in the wild. Indulge yourself by staying three nights here and you'll be glad you did. Sukau is by far the easiest place to view animals in the wild and is a must visit for wildlife enthusiasts, nature lovers and families alike.
For nature lovers, our personal recommendations are tours to Selingan Island, Danum Valley and Tabin Wildlife Sanctuary. Hardy adventure travellers would also love our custom designed treks to Maliau Basin and the Crocker Range.
Devoted birdwatchers will be thrilled by the many endemic species of Bornean birds found in their natural habitats. We have specialised Birding tours accompanied by our world class birding guides.
Apart from the rainforests, Sabah is a haven for ardent divers. Numerous diving locations such as the world renowned Sipadan Island and the surrounding islands and also Langkayan Island provides a diving experience that has been repeatedly rated one of the best dive spots in the world. As for the adventurers, climbing Mount Kinabalu is a must do activity in Sabah. Mount Kinabalu is the highest peak between the Himalayas and Papua New Guinea and stands at 4095m tall with breathtakingly gorgeous sunrises and serenely beautiful when shrouded in clouds.
Surrounded by azure and crystal clear oceans, Sabah is blessed with long white sandy beaches and a warm pleasant climate. Numerous white sandy islands dot the coast, amongst them the famous Tunku Abdul Rahman Park Marine Park which is just a stone throw away from Kota Kinabalu or stay at any one of our 5 star Beach Resorts.
Borneo is also home to the largest cave system,the Mulu National Park in Sarawak. If you're thinking of conquering the pinnacles here, be prepared physically as this trek and climb, though but a day's trip, will challenge you to your limits.
From the moment you land in Borneo, you will be enamored by the locals and their unique cultures. Borneo is home to various indigenous peoples and you will get to experience some of their culture when you visit the tribal long houses in Sarawak and Kudat in Sabah. You can also experience the rich cultural heritage of Brunei as hallmarked by its Royal Palaces, majestic mosques and its charming Water Villages. You will find the people of Borneo very kind and polite, taking great delight in welcoming you, our guests and make you feel at home amongst us. Rest assured that Borneo, though diverse and somewhat exotic, is a place that is harmonious and peaceful.
Besides these remarkable destinations Borneo is offering, you can also take part in many other exciting and memorable trips such as white water rafting, riding an antique train, cycling along pristine beaches and in local villages, visiting tea plantations and agricultural parks as well as sampling the sumptious local food and beverages on offer. In short, Borneo has what it takes to be your favorite holiday destination.
We had a great day visiting Sandakan (Sepilok, War Memorial Park, Rainforest Centre) with our outstanding guide Nextor. All logistics were well organised, and we were kept entertained and informed by Nextor throughout the tour, as he pointed out all sorts of interesting sights, and explained animals, habitat and cultural practices. His assistance with photographing wildlife was particularly appreciated. My teenag ..(read more)
I am very happy with my booked arrangement with Borneo Eco Tours and I can gladly recommend future travellers to contact them. They are very serious, knowledgeable of the fantastic nature and attractions in the area of Sabah.
The tour 4d/3n Sabah Wildlife exceeded all my expectations! We were lucky and had 4 encounters with wild Orangu tans and it was an unforgettable experience! The guide Lee was excellent and did a g ..(read more)
I have compiled a trip report from our lovely Sabah trip earlier this year and you can post it on your website if you like. Please send our warmest regards to Maldin and Ron as well as I do not have their e-mails.
Hazwan - many thanks again for excellent guidning and company and for us the pictures aids in recalling many of the fine moments we shared in your fantastic nature.
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We had a fabulous stay at Sukau Rainforest Lodge, a boat ride away from Sandakan in Borneo. We took the 3 day/2 night Kinabatangan Wildlife Safari tour which included multiple boat excursions along the river to spot wildlife including proboscis monkeys, macaques, several kinds of hornbill, two kinds of kingfishers, oriental darters, a baby crocodile, a pygmy squirrel, and on the very last day a wild orang utan and her baby. It was wonderful. We also paid a visit to the Sepilok Orang Utan Rese ..
Unfortunately we are back home again :(
We would like to thank you and the whole team of Borneo Eco Tours for the perfect organisation of our travel. Be sure, we had a wonderful time!
A big Terima Kasih to Osman (great guide) and Patrick (perfect and reliable driver) and the whole crew of Sukau Rainforest Lodge, who also did a great job.
We will highly recommend you as THE tour operator for tips to Borneo. Today I wrote a review on TripAdvisor. You might find it ..