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Kinabatangan River

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Assisting and consulting travelers in needs as for the logistics and bookings . Specialize in Birds & wildlife photography and driven 4x4wd vehicle into the rustic roads of Deramakot , Kinabatangan river and Danum Valley conservation area with a...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Sungai Kinabatangan | Lot S32, Block 6 , North Road, 90000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I can only confirm all positive reviews written here - passionate and very knowledgeable guide giving 200% to show as much wildlife as possible - without rush and in the right moment at the right time. It's not a zoo but a very small area...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pinguinapinguino
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were so glad to have booked our 3D2N trip to Kinabatangan River with Mr. Aji. We were so excited to break his record with ELEVEN orangutan sightings in 3 days, as well as 7 other primate species, tons of colorful birds, crocodiles and a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank carolofthebells123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mr. Aji is an amazing guide. I think we wouldn't have seen half of the animals if we would have gone with another guide or organisation. Mr. Aji is very passionate about his work and his enthousiasm works contagious. He has been studying the area...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Tine M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we spent 6 days in 2 different lodges. It is like game driving in Africa, but on a boat or on foot. which is both very nice. Do Not forget to do some night wlkas or boattrips, you see very special animals and the birds...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank antoinet o
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best way to visit Kinabatangan is with Mr.Aji. He is always trying to find and see all type of animals and he achieves it. Tucans, all types of monkeys, orangutans, wild elephants... He aswell explains the istory and details about the enviroment and gives...More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank Alain C
Reviewed November 19, 2018

We booked with Mr Aji in advance, reserved our tour and everything was very smooth in terms of organising the logistics. Mr Aji's son met us and having been on the road only for 50 mins we were told we were stopping for lunch -...More

Date of experience: November 2018
4  Thank HeatherMegaMauriFan
Reviewed November 5, 2018

My daughter and I were met at the airport by Erdy and taken straight to Sepilock (special arrangement) to see the orang utans I so desperately wanted to see. I could have spent hours there watching about 16 orang utans playing at the outdoor nursery...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Alison P
Reviewed October 24, 2018

We picked Mr Aji after seeing the reviews on trip advisor. Mr Aji wasn’t overly friendly with us which was quite disappointing as we were excited to meet him after reading reviews and hearing about David Attenborough. We stayed 2 days and 1 night. On...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank JoCall89
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

As a guide, the previous reviews speak for themselves: the best! The tours are longer compared to the other, different times and higher succes rate. We really enjoyed our time in the jungle with mr aji and all the wildlife we’ve seen. On the contrary,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank koenr97
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Loads of people moaning about Mr Aji, the guy is brilliant and loves what he does and loves the wildlife in Borneo, he really cares, and wants to show you the best and up close wildlife, we saw adult and baby oranguatans, 8 out of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Josh G
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RhuchaKulkarni
January 14, 2019|
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Response from alisdairt | Reviewed this property |
A lot of people have asked the same question in the past, and are finding it really difficult to contact him... possibly try another guide
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brians101
December 17, 2018|
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Response from Marcus1900I | Reviewed this property |
His e-mail is:: mr.ajisdk@gmail good luck
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mantababe
December 16, 2018|
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Response from wildjoeborneo | Property representative |
Hi , I went with a local guide.You could contact him by emailing at wildlifetripborneo@gmail
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