Tour Code: BPPE02 Departure Time: 7:30AM Duration: 8 Hours Meal: Lunch
Meet at the hotel lobby for your day excursion to Poring Hot Spring (126 km from Kota Kinabalu). En route, make a stop at Nabalu village to savour local fruits and to bargain prices for the handicrafts. At Poring Hot Springs, explore the many jungle trails and observe wildlife on the lush canopy of the Menggaris tree—king of the forest—the walkway is 157.8 meters long and 41 meters high.
Take a dip in one of the soothing, steaming hot mineral springs set in beautifully landscaped gardens. If you are lucky, you might have the chance to see the largest flower in the world ‘Rafflesia’ nearby in the area. After lunch, proceed to Kinabalu Park (39km from Poring), Malaysia’s first World Heritage
Site for its role as one of the world’s most important biological sites, for a brief stop with a visit to the mountain garden which houses unique endemic flora such as the rare Rothchild’s Slipper Orchid, also known as ‘Kinabalu Gold’. Return to Kota Kinabalu in the late afternoon and transfer back to you hotel.