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Address: 88300, Malaysia
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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A spectacular sight of Mt.Kinabalu @ Sunrise

It's just unimaginable that a marvelous sight of Mt.Kinabalu appeared in front of us as captured by our team-mate early in the morning , and such a spectacular view can be... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Batu Pahat, Malaysia
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Batu Pahat, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's just unimaginable that a marvelous sight of Mt.Kinabalu appeared in front of us as captured by our team-mate early in the morning , and such a spectacular view can be described idiomatically in Chinese 日照金山 (神山)You can refer to a series of photos captured by Wa Pak as follows:

Thank 333Hslim
Shinjuku, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have just climbed Mount Kinabalu with Borneo Trails. Actually it was my very first time to climb any kinds of mountain in my life. It made me so nervous and so inquisitive about every single details of this climb, but thanks to Borneo Trails who patiently answer to my every questions, I was so ready to take on this... More 

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Monterey, California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a hiker. I've hiked the Inca Trail, the Milford Track, the Highline Trail, many Yosemite trails including Pohono and Clouds Rest and literally hundreds of other trails. This is the worst hike I have ever done. It is short, but the stairs are so high that the hike winds up being very painful, and I'm 6 feet tall... More 

1 Thank Arenal2
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Via Ferrata package is very bad package, it was double the standard price but accommodations and foods were lower the standard package. No worth the money. Join the normal package will do, the via Ferrata guide also not so friendly.

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

I found this to be an extremely challenging. It's a two day hike to the top, with a mountain lodge two thirds the way up. The first day starts at 8:30am from Timpohon gate (1,866m). From here you have a 6km trek up the mountain, and I mean up! There are very few flat or downhill sections to rest. You... More 

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Quezon City
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

I am not a hiker nor an outdoor person but when my boyfriend said he wanted to climb Mt Kinabalu, I agreed to do it as well. Months before the climb, I started working out to prepare me for the climb because I wanted to make sure that I'm fit to climb it. I thought that I would be able... More 

1 Thank Valerie S
Simpang Ampat
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

Come and join the adventure. It is really worth all the sweat, pain, and hardship once you reach the peak. This club (Kelab Pendaki Cap Kapal Sabah- can be found in facebook page) can satisfy your needs to hike those mountains. Less leisure but full with great memories. Every mountains has its own speciality, experience and rate it by yourself.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

This park is one of the world heritage. The park is quite big. You can go to this place by mini bus from kinabalu town. In jalan padang, after atkinson clock tower, around 500m away there's a minibus stop. Take the minibus to ranau and ask the driver to drop you in the park. The schedule of the minibus is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

I did the climb 12 days ago and I can honestly say it was the most difficult gruelling task I have ever endured. The last km to Laban Rata was hard I felt so near but so far. Whilst sitting at the base camp at 2am drinking as many cups of coffee I could manage I kept thinking "what the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

This trek was soooo much harder than I ever imagined. But soooo worth it! We were very lucky with the weather on the first part of the trek to the hostel. It's very steep in places and there's a lot of stairs. There is, however, a lot to look at and there's something magical going from jungle to mountain rocks.... More 

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