Malaysia

2-Day Sepilok with Selingan (Orang Utan & Turtles): group journey

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Tour type

Tour Level: Moderate

Tour Comfort: Budget

Tour Period: 2 Days

tour highlights

  • Witness turtles laying eggs and returning to the ocean on Selingan
  • Enjoy the peace and calm of Turtle Island
  • Swim, sunbathe, and enjoy the natural beauty of the sea
  • Experience a close encounter with orangutans in their natural environment

tour details

Explore the wonders of Selingan (Turtle Island). After checking into your chalet with twin beds, air conditioning and attached toilet and shower, you’ll spend the rest of the day swimming or lazing on the beach. After dinner, you will be invited by a ranger to observe the turtles laying eggs on the beach. Later the eggs are transferred to the hatchery and if there are young turtles around, you can watch their release to the sea. The next day, depart the island after breakfast at 7:00 am for Sandakan before transferring to Sepilok Orangutan Center. Experience a close encounter with the “Man of the Forest”, as these charming creatures undergo a rehabilitation program aimed at returning them to the wild. After your tour, transfer to your hotel or to the airport for your onward journey.

Pick up from hotel in Sandakan or airport and transfer to the jetty, for a 75-minute boat ride to Selingan (Turtle Island). Check into your chalet. Rooms have twin beds with air conditioning and attached toilet and shower. Spend the rest of the day swimming or lazing on the beach. After dinner, you will be invited by a ranger to observe the turtle laying eggs on the beach. Later the eggs are transferred to the hatchery and if there are young turtles around, you can watch their release to the sea. Overnight in chalet.
(Remarks: Boat transfers are always on shared basis / join in. Activities and guide on the island is on shared/join in basis. Private tour on the island is not available).

Meals included:Lunch
Dinner
Depart the island after breakfast at 7:00 am for Sandakan. Transfer to Sepilok Orangutan Center. Experience a close encounter with the "Man of the Forest", who are undergoing a rehabilitation program to return to the wild.
After tour, transfer to your hotel or to the airport for your onward journey.
(Remarks: Boat transfers are always on shared basis / join in.)

Meals included:Breakfast

includes

Services Included:
  • Land and sea transfers
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance fee to Selingan Island & Sepilok
  • Twin share accommodation in Selingan Island
  • Meals as stated in the programme B= breakfast, L= lunch, D= dinner
  • Package includes GST 6% (Good and Service Tax)

excludes

Services Excluded:
  • Domestic airfare and/or International airfare to/from Malaysia (quoted separately, if requested)
  • Surcharges for other language guides
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Personal expenditure, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry, camera fees, communications, postage, gratuities etc.
  • Meals and services other than mentioned in the programme
  • Drinks with meals
  • All rates exclude airfares

notes

Note:
  • All boat transfers and tour activities in the park are on Seat-in-coach basis.
  • Child (below 11 years old)
  • Please extend a copy of your child's passport which we will submit to the booking office in Selingan Island in order to qualify for child rate.
    -Bright colored clothes not advisable.
  • Tour operates subject to availability of flights.
  • At the Orang Utan Sanctuary, camera/video camera charges are MYR10 per camera /video camera for personal use and at the Selingan Island, camera/video camera
    fees for personal use is charge at MYR 10.00 per camera/video camera (night photography with unaided flash)
  • Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre
  • Special permission is needed and separate charges are levied for professional photography or filming
  • Basic accommodation and meals at Selingan Island.
  • The company reserves the right to change or cancel should conditions beyond our control render it necessary.
  • Within the Turtle Island Park no person shall (except with written permission from the Park Director): take photographs of the turtles anytime during the day or night,
    take panoramic photographs during the night (between 6:00 PM and 6:00 am) or carry out any video or cinematography.

Tour code: SDKDK2DWWJ

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