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2D1N Intermediate Summit Route **Includes Certificate of Completion

By Let's Climb Mount Kinabalu

Overview

2 days 1 night
Group trip
Price from USD$510 MYR2,125 per person
In addition to the regular climb up Mt Kinabalu, this option includes an additional easy via ferrata activity (i.e. Walk the Torq via ferrata). This is the less challenging via ferrata activity and is suitable for beginners. It is 380m in length and takes an additional 2 hours to complete on average. Highlights of the activity include a 6m monkey rope bridge and a 10m hanging ladder.
  • 1-night accommodation at dormitory mountain hut
  • Meals as stated below
  • Mountain guide services
  • Entrance fees where applicable
  • Via Ferrata “Walk The Torq”
  • Climbing Permit
  • Climbing Insurance
  • Via Ferrata Certificate for successful climbers only
  • Shared Return Transfer from Kota Kinabalu Town
  • Personal expenses / items not mentioned in Itinerary
  • Porter Fees
  • Driver and Mountain Guide
  • Overtime Charges (applicable 4 pm onwards on Day 2)
  • Luggage storage-Video / Camera fee
  • Personal travel insurance-Tipping
Same Price as What You’d Find Locally
Free Date Change ~ 3 Days Before
Community-Based Guides
Low Carbon Footprint
Always Available to Chat
Guaranteed Trip Even with 1 Guest

Meet your guide

Let's Climb Mount Kinabalu

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

Availability

Trips available daily
Dec 21
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If you require an earlier date, please request to book.

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 Pendant Hut at ~3300m and see a variety of incredible landscapes along the way

Accommodation: Pendant Hut Hostel - Dorm

  • 0630 am – Pick up from your hotel in Kota Kinabalu and proceed to Kinabalu Park traversing the Crocker Range with panoramic views of the surrounding hills, the focal point of which is Mt Kinabalu.
  • 8 - 8:30 am - Arrive at Kinabalu Park. Upon arrival at Kinabalu Park, collect your packed lunch, proceed to the Park Registration office to register for your Mt Kinabalu summit climb and meet your Mt Guide.
  • Thereafter you will be transferred to Timpohon Gate (1,829m), from here you will begin your climb to Pendant Hut (approx. 3300m) where you’ll spend the night
  • 9 am - 9:30 am - Begin your climb.
  • 12:30 pm - Lunch break
  • 3 pm - Arrive at Pendant Hut and settle in
  • 3.30pm - Attend the mandatory via ferrata familiarization in Pendant Hut and meet your Mountain Torq trainer
  • 6-8 pm - Dinner at Laban Rata then lights out to get as much rest as possible before your early start the following morning.
Day 2: Base Camp - Mt Kinabalu Summit - Monkey Bridge - Hanging Ladder - Timpohon Gate
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Today you will summit at sunrise, and climb a 10m hanging ladder off the side of the mountain

  • 1.30 – 2 am - Wake up for early morning supper
  • 2.30 am - Start hiking up to the summit with your Sabah Parks’ mountain guide
  • 5.40 am - Catch the sunrise on Low’s Peak
  • 06:00 am - Descend Low’s Peak to meet your Mountain Torq trainer
  • 07:15 am - Meet your via ferrata trainer at Sayat Sayat Hut @ 3,668m for Walk the Torq via ferrata experience
  • 09:30 am - Return to Pendant Hut for breakfast
  • 11:00 am - Check out of Pendant Hut and descend to Timpohon Gate
  • 5 -5:30 pm Arrive at Timpohon Gate and depart Kinabalu Park
  • 6:30 – 7:30 pm Arrive back at your hotel in Kota Kinabalu

Accommodation

Transport

Pick-up
06:30AM
From guest's accommodation
Drop-off
07:00PM
To guest's accommodation
Other 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.

Other Things to Know

Cancellation and Exchange Policy
Strict Cancellation Policy
You can be fully refunded for cancellations within 24 hours of booking. Other cancellations will not be refunded.
Flexible Date Policy
You can change your trip date once for free up to 3 days before your trip. Any date change will be subject to availability, and will not count as a cancellation.
Packing list for the trip
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
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

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