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3D/2N Gomantong Cave, River Safari, Jungle Walk & Stay by Bilit Adventure Lodge

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

Description

Group trip
3 days 2 nights
Before you arrive at the Bilit Adventure Lodge, you will visit the Gomantong Caves which are beautiful caves in Borneo. Later, head to Kinabatangan River and enjoy river safaris.

Meet your guide

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Bilit Adventure Lodge

15 years experience
The team at Bilit Adventure Lodge are really friendly and are great at spotting wildlife on the river. The rooms at the lodge are spacious and comfortable.

Prices

Prices start from USD$298.80 per person Prices start from MYR1,245
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: Sandakan - Gomantong Cave - Kinabatangan River
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Today you'll explore Gomantong Cave and take an afternoon cruise along Kinabatangan River

Accommodation: Bilit Adventure Lodge - Standard Room

  • 0830 am - Pick up from Sandakan Area hotel or Sandakan Airport. Drive overland (2½ hrs) to reach Gomantong Cave to explore the largest limestone and bird nests cave in Sabah where millions of swiftlets make the cave their home.
  • After cave, drive onwards to Bilit, Kinabatangan River, home to the wildlife.
  • Upon arrival, a warm welcome by the staff. Lunch included at Bilit.
  • 03:30 pm - Have an afternoon tea with some local bites.
  • 04:00 pm - After a short briefing by the nature guide, take an afternoon cruise along the Kinabatangan River (Sabah’s longest river at 560km) where you can observe wildlife on the boat itself.
  • Dinner & overnight stay at Bilit Adventure Lodge.
  • Optional activities:
  • Night walk can be arranged, pay locally@ RM10.00 nett p/pax/hrs.
  • Tree planting also can be arranged, pay locally @ RM10.00 nett p/tree.
Day 2: Kinabatangan River
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Enjoy a morning river safari, a jungle walk and an afternoon river cruise

Accommodation: Bilit Adventure Lodge - Standard Room

  • 06:00 am - Wake up early in the morning to start the day with an early river cruise.
  • 07:00 am - After the one hour's boat cruise, proceed back to Bilit Lodge for breakfast.
  • Late morning - depart for a guided nature jungle walk to experience the forest.
  • Trek back to Bilit Lodge, freshen up, have lunch. Take a short nap.
  • Late afternoon - Get ready for another afternoon river cruise to a different part of the river to see more wildlife.
  • Dinner and stay second night at Bilit Adventure Lodge.
Day 3: Kinabatangan River - Sandakan
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Today you'll head back to Sandakan

  • 07:15 am - Breakfast and Check out.
  • 08:30 am - Depart Bilit and drive overland back to Sandakan town or Sandakan Airport

What's included

  • Return transport from Sandakan airport/hotel
  • 2 river cruises
  • Entrance fees to Gomantong Caves
  • Meals
  • 2 nights of accommodation at Bilit Adventure Lodge
  • Nature guide
  • Tourism tax (RM10.00 per room-cash)
  • Beverages
  • Optional activities

Where you'll be staying

Bed Types
  • Twin Beds
Amenities
  • Wifi (Room & Common Area)
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hot Shower
  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Breakfast

Transport Information

Return transport included

Pick-up Time
08:30AM
Pick-up Point
Your hotel in Sandakan or the Sandakan Airport.
Drop-off Time
11:30AM
Drop-off Point
Your hotel in Sandakan or the Sandakan Airport.

What to bring

Binoculars
Bug repellent
Camera
Hat
Hat
Raincoat
Sunscreen

What others are saying

4.4
Wonderful 5 helpful reviews
Milouhofman
3 months ago on Tripadvisor
We stayed at Bilit adventure lodge for 3 incredible days that has been our highlight of Borneo so far. On our 3 river cruises we saw orangutans (!!), pygmie elephants, proboscis monkeys, langur monkeys, two different types of macaques and many different birds. We also loved our day and night time jungle walks with very knowledgeable local guides where we saw an incredible diversity of plants, insects, sleeping birds, wild boars, frogs, badgers and even a banded civet! The sounds of the jungle at night were just magnificent. The accommodation was comfortable, the food varied, the location incredible and the staff so helpful, friendly and hospitable. Would recommend to anyone!
Natasa T
4 months ago on Tripadvisor
I had the great time in the Bilit Adventure Lodge ...place it is very nice very wild and the food is really good. Personal is very friendly and our guide Vasil 😊 had a very good knowledge in the biology, he has a very positive and good energy and for me it was a trip to remember ....
Kimeeja,Gosford, Australia
4 months ago on Tripadvisor
This really comfortable accommodation is in the most perfect location. Partaking in river cruises and seeing all sorts of cool animals was a highlight as was the evening jungle trek. The staff are so friendly, the food is delicious and it's in the best location. We loved this lodge
Jim Weatherston
5 months ago on Google Review
Great staff. Great food. No internet, but it's in the rainforest! Air conditioning worked well and decent electricity supply too. Two bottles of water to your chalet every day, and filtered water free at the dining area whenever you want. If you want to see Borneo's wildlife, I'd recommend BAL highly. And I'm quite fussy!
s1u1e1, Adelaide, Australia
5 months ago on Tripadvisor
Really enjoyed the two nights. Great food, such friendly staff, nothing was too hard, great smiles, and lots of activities...doing our own batik painting, 3 river cruises in 2 days, night walk, dance night. Highly recommended. Saw heaps of wildlife.

Important info

Booking Policy

Bookings should be made at least 4 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 23 Oct 2019
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USD$346.80 x 1

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USD$346.80
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