The Gomantong Caves was a 30 min drive from the jetty near Sukau Lodge. We did a short hike through the forest to get to the cave (don't brush up against any plants - I had 3 leeches on me from this short hike). The cave was filled with roaches, poisonous centipedes, slippery bat guano, bats, swift birds and sparrows. The roaches were all over the hand rails so you couldn't catch yourself if you slipped (and you will slip and slide on the bat guano, even with hiking boots on). Thank goodness for the hard hats - you could feel things dropping down on your head. The smell was terrible. There was a guy outside the cave holding 2 black bird nests (used for making bird nest soup), so we got to see the nests up close and take pictures.
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