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Kg Pantai Mas, Kota Belud 89150, Malaysia
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Reviewed August 9, 2019

It was really sad seeing and hearing bulldozers in the background clearning land. The forest was really thin in places.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Jrs397
Reviewed June 28, 2019 via mobile

services is good. food is delicious buffet and with many varieties. sighted proboscis monkey. and night time lots of fire flies but at a few localised spots. for locals with transport contact owner directly to get very good rate.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank yukitan71
Reviewed September 14, 2018

We joined this tour expecting to see Probocis monkeys and wild life but were very disappointed with the whole journey. The boat was cramped. We were overloaded with tourists beyond capacity. We hardly saw more than 2-3 monkey's and all in all, it was just...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Diving-Addiction00
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

A great trip and fantastic tour guide. On the way Fizal from Fly Borneo Company shared the sites of the city as we drove to Kota Belud in a comfortable air conditioned car. On arrival we had home made pancakes, and fried banana from their...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Bronwyn H
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Probably only have ourselves to blame after booking this trip with a man who took us on a boat trip to Mamutik Island. See separate post. Anyway, the bus (10 seater mini van) picked us up half an hour late, then we had to stop...More

Date of experience: December 2017
4  Thank Lisa M
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

Im a pretty open minded traveller and can laugh about most situations but this was really poor. I chose this tour because I read there were less boats and people, in which case I would hate to see the 'busy' one. There are many points...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank southern_skies_28
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

We booked this trip via a tour kiosk in Kota Kinabalu the day before.We chose the Probosis Monkey/Fireflies tour to near Kota Belud which us about 1.75 hours each way in a minibus.Only my son & myself on way there but joined by 2 Asian...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank jamiefloyd
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

I thought I booked for Klias river and was taken to this river without any notification by one of the tour countet at Jesselton point. Beware. This river is also called Tamau river or Nanamun river.

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Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ななしの 権
Reviewed October 6, 2016

I am very satisfied with my tour to Kota Belud on 02/10/2016. On the way to Kota Belud, we stop over at Tuaran area, to taste a very refreshing Coconut Pudding. I enjoy the view of the villages. Reaching Kawa Kawa River in late afternoon....More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Dorothy0702
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

It's a bit disappointing because there were too few monkeys and it's too far to see the face of the monkeys which was supposed to be the most unique feature to look at. Proboscis Monkeys are unique to Borneo Island.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank WaiYeong
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