A magical place. So many different species of birds and such a vast range of flora/fauna. A beautiful walk. A long walk or short drive from the orangutan sanctuary. We did both on the same day.
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About Sandakan Rainforest Discovery Centre (RDC)
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Beautiful views from canopy walk through the forest. Plenty of trails and walks to explore. Night walk also available... Cafe onsite but only offering a fridge of cold drinks; no food etc. Stunning setting and interesting facts about the trees and wildlife. Worth a visit...More
Info boards strategically placed help to understand the diversity of the rainforest. Some lovely trails, walkways and observation towers mean you experience the forest at floor, middle and canopy levels. Well worth a visit while in Sandakan area.
The rainforest centre is wonderfully laid-out and provides a real insight into the rainforest environment, its flora and its fauna. The canopy walkway was the highlight.
Nice experience. Really nice jungle. You can walk and enjoy easyly on yourviwn. Lots of birds. We wanted to do the night walk but they had no guide that day...
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We went very early to try to catch a glimpse of the sleepy rain forest waking up to some early morning due. I can tell you it didn't disappoint! From pigmy squirrels, black squirrels, Kingfishers to wild monkeys. But the icing in the cake was...More
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This high walk way through the jungle gives a great aeriel view of the jungle. As with all things in nature you never know what you will see if anything and you have to hope to luck to see special things. The view from the...More
Get here early to view the Birdlife and avoid the worst of the heat. Sturdy sky platforms let you walk high above the forest for views of birdlife. Other walks take you on the floor of the forest. The botanical garden is ordinary but provided...More
With nothing to do before our plane left we headed to the rainforest discovery centre for the afternoon. The high rope walk and various observation towers were lovely and we spent s great afternoon relaxing by the lake. Cafe wasn't great with overpriced food but...More
Came here for the canopy walkway in the rain forest. However, the visit was made by an adolescent Orang Utan (apparently named Pugel according to our guide) who, as casually as you like, sauntered down the walkway, visited the shelter, investigated a couple of bins...More