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Address: Malaysia
Activities: Hiking, Mountaineering
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To hike mount kinabalu was my childhood dream. Its because that's the highest mount in South east Asia.10th March 2015 the day I can't forget. Me and my twin brother started to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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47 reviews 47 reviews
35 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

To hike mount kinabalu was my childhood dream. Its because that's the highest mount in South east Asia.10th March 2015 the day I can't forget. Me and my twin brother started to hike up. The weather at kinabalu park was very cool and refreshing. When we started our journey to the Laban Rata, first 6km to rest house was just... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Rest in peace for those who perished. Mount Kinabalu is definitely a magical place. You'd go from tropical rain forest below, to barren landscape near the summit. On the first day, try conserve your energy as much as possible. No rushing. Because the next day is when the real challenge begins. When you wake up at 2am in the morning... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

love sabah and sabahan people, the most genuine people in the world. The mountain guides are the toughest little buggers ou will ever meet.

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malaysia
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196 reviews 196 reviews
42 attraction reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Mount Kinabalu is South East Asia's highest mountain and unfortunately is closed for the next 2-3 months whilst mrjor repair work is carried out on the summit trail leading up to the half way houses (Laban Rata) and repair work can also be carried out to the accomodations which were destroyed during the devastating earthquake that struck North Borneo on... More 

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21 reviews 21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Mt. Kinabalu is not for the slackers; this mammoth requires lots of mental & physical endurance. If that's not how you describe yourself not to worry, you can visit the tourist center and get to know this gem in Borneo. Stay and discover the culture of the near by town & enjoy Mt. Kinabalu whether you climb or not.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

My husband and I hiked the Kinabalu maintain one week before the earthquake. Our thoughts go to the people affected by the earthquake.We were deeply saddened. We organized our hike through Amazing Borneo and they were AMAZING. Go prepared. You need all the things suggested. We took pain killers and altitude sickness pills and did not have any problems. Do... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

I've read many reviews before climbing up, here are some info I had difficult to find out. I left from Tympohon Gate with shorts and t-shirt with long sleeves. I kept that up until Laban Rata without being cold (and usually I am always cold). I only had to put my raincoat when it started raining. Rains are common but... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

In April this year my wife and I (both in our 50's) climbed Mt Rinjani, a trip inspired by having climbed Mt Kinabalu the previous April. This review is our comparison of the two. Are the trekking companies similiar? We climbed Mt Kinabalu with Amazing Borneo and Mt Rinjani with Rudy Trekker. Both companies were above expectations and really couldn't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Just read a 6.0 Earthquake has closed down the mountain for at least 3 weeks with many casualties. I am supposed to be hiking it exactly 3 weeks and 1 day. Really hoping they can reopen it by then. Crossing my fingers. Just letting everyone know on this website.

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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118 reviews 118 reviews
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Firstly, I climbed this mountain in September 2012, with a friend. I booked through Amazing Borneo Tours. I still remember exchanging emails and phone calls with Walter and his friendly staff from the tour agency. The tour was very well conducted, no complaints there. I remember too our mountain guide, Petrus, and the porter, a lady (I think she was... More 

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