Home » Mount Kinabalu Multi Peak Expedition – 5D4N
Tour Code: OV-MC11
International Rate: 7,600 per person
Malaysian Rate: 6,500 per person
Minimum Travelers: 2 Pax
Tour duration: 5 Days
Physical Level: Strenuous
|No of Pax||Malaysian||International|
|1 Pax||RM 10,500||RM 11,800|
|2 – 3 Pax||RM 6,500||RM 7,650|
Nestled in the shadow of the Oyayubi Peak, is the Gurkha Hut is the highest man-made hut on Mount Kinabalu and throughout the entire island of Borneo. Constructed from sturdy oak wood and a metal zinc roof, the hut is surprisingly well-equipped. Inside, you’ll find four comfortable mattresses, cooking utensils, and even a small collection of books to help pass the time. Despite its lofty location, the hut feels quite homely and cozy, making it the perfect place to rest and take in the stunning natural beauty that surrounds it.
Embark on an exhilarating adventure as you explore the three infamous peaks of Mount Kinabalu on this expedition. This is not for the faint of heart as it is only suitable for extremely fit climbers with prior mountain climbing experience. Along the trail, you will encounter sections that require the use of ropes and steep climbing, adding an extra level of excitement to your journey.
The expedition requires approximately 5 to 6 hours of hiking each day, but the effort is well worth it as you stand atop the highest point in Borneo, with breathtaking views of the sunrise and sunset. The three peaks, Iwu Oyayubi, Alexandra, and Victoria, are waiting to be explored and conquered by those brave enough to take on the challenge. So, are you ready to push yourself to the limit and experience the thrill of a lifetime? Join us on this expedition and find out!Mount Kinabalu FAQ Facilities
6.30 am, meet and pick up from Kota Kinabalu City hotel, journey up the hilly Crocker Range en route to Kinabalu Park. Upon arrival our team will assist to register for your hike, where then you will be given an ID Tag (do not lose the tag), a pack lunch and introduced to your mountain guide. Your climb will start off from Timpohon Gate, here you will get a safety briefing from your mountain guide. The hike on the first day is for 6km, which takes about 4 to 6 hours depending on fitness to reach Laban Rata Rest house. Along the trail there are seven shelters and with toilets for the convenience of climbers. Tap water are available on every shelter as well, the locals (mountain guides and porters) would drink straight from the tap, however we recommend you to use water purification tablets if you choose to refill your water bottle.
Mount Kinabalu is home to more than 1,500 species of plants and animals, do take a break for lunch and to enjoy the fascinating montane forest with pitcher plants, and wild orchids growing wild along the trail.
Upon arrival at mountain hut, check into your designated bed and settle in. At the restaurant you will have access to filtered drinking water to refill your water bottle. Dinner is served between 4.30 – 6.30 pm and it is an early lights out at 8 pm.
Accommodation Dormitory (Pendant Hut /Laban Rata)
Meals Pack Lunch & Dinner
An early morning wake up for supper at 2.30 am, meet up with your mountain guide to continue your summit climb for sunrise. Be sure to have your ID tag and headlamp with you during this portion of the climb to the summit, as there is a check point to inspect your ID tag. Witness an exhilarating sunrise from the highest point in Borneo, with a chance of picturesque view of the different peaks of Kinabalu. Making onward journey to the Western Plateau while hiking through the rocky route, enjoy the beautiful scenery as the clouds started to rise to the peaks.
Approximately an hour of hiking, the sight of Oyayubi Peak along with the Gurkha Hut where the accommodation for the night. After some good rest explore the Iwu Oyayubi Peak and Alexandra Peaks, as you enjoy the stunning view of the mountain and view of the South China Sea. Later descend back to your hut and settled in and enjoy the stunning view of unset over the South China Sea. Evening prepare for dinner, to enjoy with a nice cup of hot drink while stargazing the beautiful night sky (if weather permits).
Accommodation Gurkha Hut
Meals Self Prepared
Watch as the sunrise, after breakfast hike up to the Victoria Peak. Enjoy the scenery as you hike back to the Gurkha Hut.
Accommodation Gurkha Hut
Meals Self Prepared
Pack up after breakfast and start hiking towards Low’s Peak enjoy the view and hike back to Panalaban. After dinner have a good night rest.
Accommodation Dormitory (Pendant Hut/ Laban Rata)
Late breakfast, hike down towards Timpohon Gate and collect your certificates. After get transfer back to Kota Kinabalu city.
DO NOT CLIMB
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