Tour Level: Advanced
Tour Comfort: Budget
Tour Period: 3 Days
Explore the natural beauty of Mt. Kinabalu. Start by visiting the Mountain Garden, with its collection of orchids and plants that are unique to Kinabalu.
In the afternoon, after a slide show, explore more of the forest in the park. After breakfast, meet your mountain guide at he Park HQ and proceed to the summit trail, which leads you through tropical oak and chestnut forest, mossy forest and up to the sub-alpine forest.
Along the way, look out for rhododendrons, pitcher plants, orchids and other flora native to this area. Spend the night in a rest house (non heated) at the elevation of approximately 3,200m above sea level. Depart at 3:00 a. m.and proceed to the summit for the sunrise.
Return to Laban Rata Restaurant for breakfast before descending to Park Headquarters for lunch.