Silam Taliwas Ride (Danum Valley)
Bike and Tours have crafted a day tour that incorporates the idea of discovery and adventure to Taliwas in the Danum Valley. On the two wheels, pedal your way through the tropical rainforest! Speaking of rainforest, expect lady rain to add on more thrill to the adventure. The arrival in Taliwas will see you enjoying freshly cooked lunch, jungle trekking to the waterfall and simply immersing yourself into the cool crisp river water.
Itinerary Danum Valley "Silam Taliwas Ride"
Duration: about 8hours
Transfer from Bike and Tours B&B to Lahad Datu’s Tower of Heaven in Mount Silam which rises 30m high. While you go up the tower to appreciate the scenic view of the Darvel Bay, our team will get the bicycles ready for your 10km downhill on a sealed road.
Briefing on the “do”s and “don’t”s whilst cycling in Danum Valley. It is time to hit the pedals. The first few kilometers, you and your mate/partner will enjoy weaving down the snaky terrain. Take pleasure of the breeze in the rainforest while you get a doze of adrenaline fix! The route will then lead towards a small village before entering the tropical rainforest in the Danum Valley. You will be sheltered with the green shades of both primary and secondary rainforest. Total cycling distance is about 30km. We will make a few stops for snacks and drinks.
Arrival at Taliwas. Taliwas is classified first class forest reserve in the Danum Valley Conservation Area blessed with a lovely clear river and waterfall. After all the pedaling and sweating, just chill and soak in the beauty of Taliwas or simply jump in the river while waiting for freshly cooked lunch to be served. You may choose to swim or simply soak in the beauty of Taliwas.
Around 3pm we leave Taliwas and the Danum Valley and return to Lahad Datu or proceed to the Danum Valley Field Center or Borneo Rainforest Lodge.
- Transfers as stated
- Activities as stated
- Meals as stated
- Helmet rental
- Bike rental
- Tour leader
- Pick-up car
End of Service
For a easy and smooth transit, stay before and after your visit at the Silam Taliwas Ride at our Bike and Tours Bed and Breakfast in Lahad Datu and avoid the hassle with very early flights. Like this you have the opportunity to focus only on your unique Danum Valley Adventure.