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Mengkabong Mangrove River Cruise


Kota Kinabalu , Malaysia
Minimum Pax
Pickup Point
Your hotel in Kota Kinabalu city
Pickup Time
3 : 00 PM
Mengkabong Village, Crab Catching, Fishing, Fireflies cruise
Mengkabong Mangrove River Cruise

At about 3pm, our guides will greet you at your hotel lobby upon pick up, proceed to Mengkabong Village located at Tuaran district. The journey takes about 45 minutes’ drive from Kota Kinabalu city. Upon arrival, local high tea is served with coffee and tea together with malay cake. After that on board and cruise along the Mengkabong mangrove swamp and it’s a beautiful scenic whereby you can spotted birds flying around and try your luck by throwing the Bintur a crab catching trap into the river, after the cruise return and check if you did catch any crab or not. Mengkabong is one of the oldest Bajau water village whereby originated from Southern Philippine also known as the Sea Gypsie. The friendly villager is willing to show their catch of the day and we can even buy fresh seafood for dinner. After that proceed to the sand bar and enjoy beautiful sunset. Local dinner is served and when it’s dark, nights cruise to see the glimmering fireflies before return back to hotel.

Hotel Pickup & Drop off, Land Transportation (Seat-In-Coach), Dinner, Entrance fee and English Speaking Guide.
Personal Travel insurance, Any Items Not Mentioned
Recommended Attire
Comfortable Attire.
Things to Bring
Insect Repellent, Camera, Water, Sunblock, towel, Extra cloth for change after tour.
Your hotel in Kota Kinabalu city
Your hotel in Kota Kinabalu city
Important Note
**Child Policy : 3 – 11 years old Below 3 years old is FOC Outskirt hotel pick up & drop off surcharges additional RM 30 per pax (outside Kota Kinabalu city and 1 Borneo) * This package is based on join-in basis of shared guide and transport vehicle. Private Guide or Tour is available upon request at a reasonable fee. Please inform us when making the bookings. * Departure time is approximate and varies from different hotels due to traffic conditions, please reconfirm with our staffs. Should the transport be delayed, please call the relevant telephone number as stated on the voucher before making alternative arrangements. * JSK Tours and Travel reserves the right to alter routes, timetables, itineraries and accommodation reserved should conditions beyond our control render it necessary. * Tipping is like giving a hug. Although it’s never expected, it’s always very much appreciated. * All timings are estimated and for reference purposes only. Actual timing will be provided prior to your departure.