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Kinabatangan Jungle Camp

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The Kinabatangan Jungle Camp was established in the year 2004 in the lower Kinatangan Wildlife Sanctuary near the village of Bilit. The whole concept is simply truly jungle. Today, many repeat visitors especially birders still come to KJC to search for the very illusive Bornean Ground Cuckoo and others still try their luck to see the Clouded Leopard.
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Non-smoking hotel
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Bilit 90200 Malaysia
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Sandakan Airport31 mi
Lahad Datu Airport31 mi
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We spent 2n & 3d there and really regret choosing this place. It first started with an airport pickup at 07:20 (recommended by the lodge) followed by a stop at the Sepilok Park to pick up other tourists and fill in the van. 1:30 hour on top of the trip to the camp! Of course
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We have just returned from a trip from Kinabatangan jungle camp. It was absolutely amazing!!! The whole purpose of the trip for us was to experience the wonder of the rainforest see the wildlife and we had hopes of realising a dream to see wild orangutans... All that was
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We were moved by AG's attention to detail as our guide. He was attentive to our interests and stamina. He had marvelous skill in detecting movement, change in habitat, and far off calls of all animal life. He had amazing passion for his job. Though AG's English was limited, we
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The accommodation is basic but has a/c --a necessity as you are in a jungle just 5 degrees north of the equator. The food is buffet self service and quite tasty and one dines al fresco on a platform above the above named river. But the most wonderful aspect is the access to
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We had a two night stay here recently. I've visited this area many times previously, staying in much cheaper guesthouses or homestay. This time around we decided to fork out the extra money for something a little better, but was a little disappointed with the quality of the
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The camp rents high rubber boots to use for a jungle hike. For all other activities sneakers are adequate.
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If you are a guest at this hotel, are trekkings and boat trips inlcuded in the total price for the accommodation?
Dear Claudia, Morning trekking Morning river cruises and evening river cruises is included in the package as stated in the itinerary Return transfer from sandakan to Kjc is included However, transfer from Kjc to other places (unscheduled) such as Lahad datu and semporna is pre arranged before arrival with extra charges as the company might need to hire private charter for guests Did I answer your question
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Hi Betty, nothing is impossible, sent a confirmation email to our email as stated in website regarding your bus departing time from Semporna and estimated arrival time to Sukau Junction. We will arrange transport to pick you up at the Junction. Best Regards, Donald Kinabatangan Jungle Camp Marketing Executive
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"Be sure to bring your own good quality coffee or tea if you care about those things!"
"You can get 360 deg view from the corner room"
"Very Spacious rooms. Hot Water available During Set Times But Cold Showers Are Very refreshing in the Climate."
"The rooms are basic but clean and well kept."
"Really very spacious and clean room although was in the jungle.i will recommend to others to this tour package."
kinabatangan jungle camp hotel sandakan
MalaysiaSabahKinabatangan DistrictBilit
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