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5-day trek by Sticky Rice Travel

Low carbon footprint
Support local business
On-the-ground prices


Private trip
5 days 4 nights
This option will allow you to see the best of Maliau Basin. You'll enjoy the same activities as the 4 day trek, as well as an extra day hike to Nepenthes Camp which provides more of a physical challenge. The hike will include treks to Ginseng Falls and Maliau Falls, as well as a trek through the picturesque heath forest near Nepenthes camp where you will be able to see numerous carnivorous pitcher plants.

Meet your guide

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Sticky Rice Travel

7 years experience
Over the years, the eco-conscious team at Sticky Rice have blazed the trail for responsible travel in Borneo. They are passionate about crafting trips for their guests that explore sensitive ecosystems and indigenous cultures, all the while adhering to their strict policy on low-impact, responsible travel. If you believe in Sticky Rice's mission as much as we do, join them on a trip and hear all about how they are creating a new style of travel in Borneo.


Prices start from USD$960 per person Prices start from MYR4,000
Prices may differ based on no. of travellers. Please select no. of travellers in the booking form to see the final adventure price.

What's included

  • Return transport from your hotel in Kota Kinabalu
  • 4WD Vehicle and driver
  • Fees (i.e. conservation fee, entrance fees and trekking fees)  
  • Meals, snacks, coffee/tea & drinking water
  • 1 night dormitory accommodation at Maliau Basin Study Center
  • 2 nights dormitory accommodation in Ginseng Camp
  • 1 night dormitory accommodation in Nepenthes Camp
  • Sticky Rice Travel Nature guide

Where you'll be staying

Bed Types
  • Bunk Bed
  • Cold Shower
  • Coffee/Tea
  • Breakfast
Bed Types
  • Bunk Bed
  • Coffee/Tea
  • Breakfast
  • Shared Bathroom
  • Cold Shower
Bed Types
  • Bunk Bed
  • Breakfast
  • Towels
  • Shared Bathroom
  • Fan

Transport Information

No Transport Included

What to bring

45 litres+ backpack
Basic first aid items (ibuprofen, bandaids, gauze, antiseptic)
Clothing (i.e. Waterproof jacket, long trousers preferably tight to keep the leeches out, jumper as it gets cold at night, short sleeve shirts for the daytime)
Dry bag
Dry bag
Flip flops (for showers at Nepenthes and Ginseng camps)
Hiking boots
Insect repellent
Long socks
Sleeping bag (as it gets cold at Nepenthes and Ginseng camps)

Important info

Booking Policy

Bookings should be made at least 15 days before the desired start date. If you require an earlier booking, please contact us and we would be happy to help!

Strict Cancellation Policy

The adventure can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. Cancellations after this date will not be eligible for a refund, unless your spot is booked and completed by another traveller. If your spot is booked and completed by another traveller, a full refund will be processed within 14 days of the adventure start date.

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Earliest available 29 Oct 2019
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USD$2,256 x 1

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Prices from USD$960
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