"Mount Kinabalu towers over the state of Sabah, and a climb to its summit sits at the top of many visitors' bucket lists."

Your three day tour begins in a leisurely fashion, as you drive to Poring Hot Springs, taking in the picturesque mountain scenery on the way. Take a dip in the open-air sulphur baths, surrounded by beautiful landscaped gardens, as you think about the journey that awaits you. A guided walk through the gorgeous Kinabalu National Park is perfect for nature lovers, as the are homes a number of endemic species. The real journey starts the day after, as you head to the Power Station, 1,829 metres above sea level, to begin the summit trail. After the first leg of the climb you will stay overnight in a resthouse, before rising at 02:00 to resume your climb by moonlight. You should reach the summit just in time for sunrise - a spectacular sight to behold.

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Weather

Weather information for Kota Kinabalu
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temp 26 ℃ 26 ℃ 26 ℃ 27 ℃ 27 ℃ 27 ℃ 27 ℃ 27 ℃ 26 ℃ 26 ℃ 26 ℃ 26 ℃
Rain 99MM 79MM 85MM 131MM 212MM 288MM 265MM 245MM 297MM 411MM 278MM 210MM
Sunshine 6HRS 7HRS 7HRS 8HRS 7HRS 6HRS 6HRS 6HRS 6HRS 6HRS 6HRS 6HRS

Fast Facts

3 Days Kinabalu Mountain Climb
  • Time Difference GMT +8 approx
  • Currency Malaysian Ringgit
  • Flight Time 16 hours 20 minutes from UK
  • Capital Kota Kinabalu
  • Best time to go March to October

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