Steam Train – North Borneo Train Ride (BV-12)
Duration: 5 hours Departure time
Frequency: Wednesday, Saturday City hotel: 09:00
Meals: Lunch Outskirts Hotel: 8:15
*The 1880’s, British North Borneo Company sold acres and acres of interior lands to planters for the cultivation of crops.
*In 1896, a railway from the interior reached Weston, the new port on Brunei Bay.
*The locomotives used were steam-powered.
*Today the train can take 180 passengers with highest international service standards operated by North Borneo Railway.
||Pick up from respective hotels. Depending on hotel’s locations.
||Passenger checks in/boarding
||Train departs Tanjung Aru Station
||Short excursion in Kinarut Town/ Visit to Tien Shi Temple
||Train departs Kinarut Station
||Train arrives in Papar/Visit to local market and shop houses
||Passengers re-board train
||Train departs Papar Station
||Lunch served on-board train
||Train arrives Origin Station & Return to respective hotels. End of service.
The price includes: transfer, entrance fee, driver, dinner by choice & English-speaking guide.
The price does not include: personal expenses, gratuities.
Things to bring:
- Comfortable clothes.
- Drinking water
- Photo / camcorder.
- Time of departure from many hotels may vary. Please check again with our employees.
- The specified time – indicative and may be amended. The Company is not responsible for changing the time for reasons beyond our control.