Duration: 8 hours                       Departure time
Frequency: Daily                        City hotel: 14:00
Meals: Dinner                             Outskirts hotel 13:15

14:00 Depart from Kota Kinabalu for Beaufort, two hours overland to the southern part of Sabah
16:00 Arrive at Garama/Klias River Lodge some few kilometers away from the busy highway and are being transferred to the mangrove swamps forest filled with their own distinctive busyness and beauty.
16:30 On board a comfortable fiberglass boat for 1 hour river cruise in this red river (effect of tree’s tannin) surrounded by mangrove trees. Proboscis monkey can be spotted most of the time in the trees feeding on young leaves, shoots, sour fruits and seeds.  You may also witness sunset while cruising back to the river lodge.
18:00 Upon arriving at the lodge, a sumptuous dinner served in buffet line to satisfy your hunger after the river cruising.
18:30 After dinner, a short boat ride to catch the glimpse of fireflies decorating the mangrove trees like a Christmas tree. After 10-15 minutes of firefly watching, it’s time to head back to Kota Kinabalu.
21:00 Estimated time of arrival in Kota Kinabalu


Things to bring:
Sunscreen lotion, insect repellent, camera, raincoat, sunglasses and sea curiosity!
* 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.
* We can not guarantee the number of animals and how much will be close – it depends on their behavior
* At the base you can rent out the binoculars – the cost rm 10.