Borneo Kellybays, the Borneo’s Mystical Paradise is located within a mangrove forest.
RM 250 per person
RM 150 per child (Child 12 years and below)
|9:00 AM||Pick up from your hotel lobby and proceed to the Borneo Kellybays.|
|10:30 AM||Upon arrival, brief introduction about Borneo Kellybays. In case of low tide, tour guide will introduce fiddler crabs ecological zones.|
|10:35 AM||Safety procedures and wear life jackets.|
|10:40 AM||During the river cruise on the unique built ferry "Floating Pondok" made of bamboos, one of the tourist guide will introduce the life in the mangrove forest and river. The tourist guide will show a “local Bajau” technique of catching crabs.|
|10:50 AM||There will be a talk about the Kandelia species mangrove ecosystem by the tourist guide. The topics includes all the creatures of the natural ecology in the mangroves and how the food chain in the brackish water swap can have a mutual co-existence.|
|11:20 AM||The river cruise will end at the Floating Restaurant. The restaurant was built on the river water with the traditional Malay design architecture. Here, the guests will be brought to a seating hall. The tourist guide will introduce the guests to the Malay lifestyle and culture.|
|12:30 PM||Enjoy a distinctive hands-on Malay-style lunch at the Floating Restaurant. A bottle of mineral water will be provided to each guest.|
|1:30 PM||After the river cruise, guests can continue on their own with the ALL FREE ACTIVITIES.
One of the relaxing activities is the batik painting. A professional batik painting designer will teach the guest how to make batik and add colours to the painting. The handmade batik cloth can be brought home after you have finished with the batik painting.
The next activity can be a series of unlimited water activities; such as banana boat, water bikes, water sampan, and a unique surfboard that only needs 10 minutes to learn how to use.
Guests can also make sand sculptures, play beach volleyball, play chess games, play mahjong, relax on the hammocks, and go fishing.
|3:00 PM||Tea time! Afternoon tea will be served after a 10 minutes cooking lesson on traditional Malay curry chicken. Famous local Indian foods will also be served, which includes “roti canai” and “teh tarik”.|
|5:00 PM||Depart back to Borneo Kellybays jetty, then proceed back to Kota Kinabalu. Drop off at hotel.|
Pick-up Time (Approximately)
Ex City Hotel: 9:00 AM
Ex Nexus Resort : 9:15 AM
Ex Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort : 9:00 AM
What to bring
Insect repellent, hat, mineral water, binoculars.
Personal expenses, Tipping for guide, and other items not specified.
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