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2-Day Mt Kinabalu - Sunrise Summit Climb by Let's Climb Mount Kinabalu

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

Description

Private trip
2 days 1 night
This is the regular climb up Mt Kinabalu, comprising a 8.5km trek (one way) to reach the summit at 4095m. The overnight stay is in the newly opened Panalaban Hut which has limited availability. So reserve in advance!

Meet your guide

LCM

Let's Climb Mount Kinabalu

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Fluent English
9 years experience
Let's Climb Mount Kinabalu is a small and super friendly shop that is ready to make your trip in Sabah memorable.

Prices

Prices start from USD$360 per person Prices start from MYR1,500
Prices may differ based on no. of travellers. Please select no. of travellers in the booking form to see the final adventure price.

Itinerary

Please note that this is a sample itinerary and may be subject to change depending on weather conditions.
Day 1: Kota Kinabalu - (Park HQ) - Timpohon Gate - Base Camp
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Today you'll hike up to Laban Rata at 3,353m and see a variety of incredible landscapes along the way

Accommodation: Laban Rata Hostel - Dorm

  • 6:30AM Depart for Kinabalu National Park
  • 8:30AM Arrive and register at the park HQ
  • 9:30AM Begin Climb
  • 2:00PM Arrive to Panalaban Base Camp
  • 6:00PM Dinner
Day 2: Laban Rata - Mt Kinabalu Summit - Hotel in KK
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Today you will summit Mt Kinabalu at sunrise, then head back down to the Base Camp

  • 2:00AM Begin summit climb
  • 5:00AM Reach summit for sunrise
  • 8:00AM Breakfast at Panalaban Base Camp
  • 3:00PM Arrive back to Timpohon Gate
  • 5:00PM Arrive back to Kota Kinabalu

What's included

  • Return Transport from hotel in Kota Kinabalu Town
  • 1 night dormitory accommodation at Panalaban Hut or Laban Rata (depending on availability)
  • Meals
  • State Park guide
  • Climbing permit
  • Entrance fees
  • Tourism tax of RM10/ night per room
  • Porter charges

Where you'll be staying

Bed Types
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Bunk Bed
Amenities
  • Hot Shower
  • Cold Shower
  • Shared Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Breakfast
  • Coffee/Tea

Transport Information

Return transport included

Pick-up Time
06:30AM
Pick-up Point
From guest's accommodation
Drop-off Time
05:00PM
Drop-off Point
To guest's accommodation
Transport Notes

Please note that the above pick up and drop off times are approximate and will depend on the location of hotel as well as descent timing as the transportation is shared with other groups.

What to bring

Basic first aid supplies (e.g. painkillers, bandaid, ibuprofen, antiseptic and gauze)
Cash (we recommend RM100 - 150 in case you need to rent equipment, hire a porter, tip the guides, buy beer at the top, etc!)
Extra clothing and socks
Hand gloves and beanie
Hand gloves and beanie
Head torch (compulsory)
High energy food such as chocolates, nuts, biscuits, sweets, energy bars
Jacket/Wind breaker (if your jacket isn't waterproof, we would also recommend bringing a disposable raincoat)
Long sleeves shirt/Hiking trousers
Personal toiletries
Refillable water bottle (0.5 - 1 Litre)
Towel (optional - in case you would like to shower at Base Camp - the showers at Base Camp can get chilly though!)
Trekking or running shoes with good grip
Walking poles (may be helpful for the peak ascend as parts of it can be slippy when wet)
Warm clothing*
Waterproof backpack to store your items

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 30 Oct 2019
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Adventure
USD$468 x 1

Total
USD$468
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Prices from USD$360
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