Mini Adventure Tour
Would you like to ride and trek in some of North Borneo’s most dramatic scenery? This ride through the foothills and valleys of Mount Kinabalu takes you well away from tourist routes and into the heart of jungle paradise. Riding a mountain bike is one of the purest ways to see and interact with this magnificent place. The mystique and commanding presence of Mount Kinabalu throughout this ride provide a vista that changes almost minute by minute.
Lying 12 km to the north of Mount Kinabalu, cloaked in cloud and mist, Mount Tambuyukon at 2579 meters (8462 feet) is the third highest mountain in Sabah and Malaysia. Sabah is home to Malaysia's three highest mountains.
Awesome view, hanging bridge, Kaung trekking, wild herbs/plants during trekking,Tagal fish spa, scenic village farms, smiling kids, chicken,cows. Kampung Tambatuon resthouse, mesmerising view of Mt Tambayukon (3rd highest mountain in Sabah).
WHAT'S THE TRAIL LIKE?
Day 1 : 40% Dirt roads, 35% Seal roads and 25% Jungle
Day 2: 50% Dirt roads, 25% Seal roads and 25% Beautiful village
Good quality mountain bike with disc brakes, water bottle, Isotonic drinks, meals, transportation, rooms, a mountain biking guide, snacks and first aid kit.
Shorts and trainers/sneakers, (no sandals please), Suncream , personal medication, Change of clothes for the return journey ,towel and camera.
An adventurous spirit. This is off the tourist trail so don't expect many facilities along the way. Be prepared for physical exertion, you may be riding up to 25km per day and it can be hot and humid A good level of fitness or an incredibly resilient sense of humour. Reasonable biking skills.