Mountain Kinabalu Climb [3D/2N]
Tour Code : CFT/SAB/KK – 21
Duration : 3D2N
Highlights : Mountain Kinabalu Climb
Day One (Lunch and Dinner)
- Meet at the hotel lobby and transfer to Kinabalu Park headquarter. The journey will take approximately 2 hours.
- Enroute passing by villages and a panoramic vista of the valleys of the Crocker Range.
- On arrival, experience the cool fresh air and the neutral ambience of the Park.
- Lunch will be served at the Park Restaurant.
- Dinner and Overnight at the Park or equivalent.
Day Two (Breakfast, Packed Lunch and Dinner)
- Proceed to the Park HQ to register for the climb to a resthouse near the summit of Mt. Kinabalu for an overnight stay.
- Meet the mountain guide and proceed to the Timpohon Gate and it’s from here the ascent to resthouse begins.
- The trek will pass by different vegetation zones from Oak and Chestnut to mossy and eventually to alpine type of vegetations. Dinner and overnight at resthouse.
Day Three (Breakfast and Lunch)
- Early morning ascent to the summit of Mount Kinabalu (4,092.5m above sea level).
- Upon reaching the summit (Low’s Peak), an opportunity to take photographs on the highest point in South East Asia.
- In clear weather, a spectacular sunrise awaits weary climbers.
- Retrace route back to Laban Rata Resthouse and onward descent to Timpohon Gate where transport will take you to the Park HQ to collect your achievement certificate.
- After lunch, transfer to hotel at Kota Kinabalu.
- End of Tour.
Suitable walking shoes / warm clothing / wind breaker / long sleeves shirts / change of clothes / drinking water / high energy food (chocolates, nuts, raisins, glucose) / headache relief tablets / sun block / lip gloss / deep heat lotion / plasters / insect repellent / mosquito oil / binoculars / camera / water proof bag for camera / torchlight / extra socks / towel / gloves / hat mask / tissue paper / toilet roll.
It is recommended that all climbers should have themselves medically checked before attempting any mountain climb. If you have a history of suffering from the following ailments, it is highly recommended that you should refrain from climbing: Hypertension, Diabetes, Palpitation, Arthritis, Heart Disease, severe Anemia, Peptic Ulcers, Epileptic Fits, Obesity (overweight), Chronic Asthma, Muscular Cramps, Hepatitis (Jaundice); or any other disease which may hamper the climber.