Tabin Wildlife Resort (2D1N)
Fancy an adventure in the Tabin Wildlife Reserve?
Itinerary: Tabin Wildlife Resort
Duration: 2 Days / 1 Night
Day 01 (L/D)
You will be picked up in the east coast town of Lahad Datu and transferred by road to Tabin Wildlife Reserve (1:30 hrs). Check into an attractive timber lodge at Tabin Wildlife Resort, which comes complete with private balcony, air conditioner, ceiling fan and hot water shower, a welcome luxury in the forest. Nestled within the rainforest beside the Lipad river, this lovely setting is home to a surprising variety of birds, insects and small mammals, even right beside the buildings of the resort. Discover the rich variety of jungle herbs, some endemic, used for generations by local folks for the treatment of various ailments. Visit to Trogon Hall gallery for information about the conservation of Tabin Wildlife Reserve and briefing on birds, insects and animals that is found in this area. (For guest check in before 11:00am)
In the afternoon, visit the active Lipad mud volcano which provides a mineral salt lick for wildlife. After trekking through the rainforest for 20 minutes, arrive at the elevated bare area of the mud volcano which is frequented by wildlife and birds. Try to identify the multitude of animal footprints here. The adventurous can try the effects of the volcanic mud, said to be responsible for a fine complexion. Trek back to the resort along elephant trail.
After dinner, enjoy a CD/Slide presentation on Tabin’s natural wonders, followed by a night safari to look out for nocturnal wildlife and birds. Remember to look up at the clear, dark sky of Tabin, identify the constellations above you and make a wish or two.
Day 02 (B/L)
You may opt to take up a dawn drive to look out for wildlife that is active at this time of the day (not included in package/RM80.00 per person) or join the early morning bird walk to discover some of Tabin’s rich collection of more than 300 species of birds. After breakfast, a drive to the core area for animal’s spotting and for photo session before trekking through the lush green rainforest known for its rich diversity of plants and animal species to visit Lipad Waterfall. Take a dip in the natural pool and enjoy a natural and refreshing shower under the waterfall. Alternatively explore the surrounding vegetation or just relax. After lunch, depart to Lahad Datu
Tabin Wildlife Resort Package included:
- 1 night accommodation at twin sharing room for 2 Pax
- Meals as stated in itinerary
- Activities as stated in itinerary
- Transfers as stated in itinerary
- Nature Tour Guide (not private guide, sharing with other guests)
- Dawn drive
NOTE: The tourist tax is not included in the price and must be paid locally. (RM10.- per room and night). Further, travel insurance, all services not mentioned in the itinerary, tips, soft and alcoholic drinks are not included in the price.
BIKE AND TOURS shall not be responsible for and shall not incur any liability for transport delays, changes, delay or cancellation resulting from Acts of God, weather, traffic, airport conditions, strikes or other causes, additional expenses or loss of vacation incurred. The company reserves the right to alter or cancel routes, amend any of the arrangements contained in the itineraries when deemed necessary for the best interest of clients.
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For a easy and smooth transit, stay before and after your visit Tabin 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 Tabin Adventure.