6 days in Sabah Itinerary

6 days in Sabah Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Malaysia visit planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

6 days in Sabah Itinerary

Start: Lisbon
Fly:  28​h
1
Kota Kinabalu
— 1 day
Fly + taxi:  2​h 15​min
2
Semporna
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Tawau Division
— 1 night
Fly:  29​h
End: Lisbon

1
day
Kota Kinabalu

A holiday in Kota Kinabalu, the state capital and main gateway town, offers access to urban areas boasting a diverse and rapidly evolving set of malls, bars, and quality restaurants serving locally caught seafood.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Tabin Wildlife Reserve and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

Plan my day in Kota Kinabalu using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Lisbon, Portugal to Kota Kinabalu is an approximately 28-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Lisbon to Kota Kinabalu is 8 hours. In September, Kota Kinabalu is somewhat warmer than Lisbon - with highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Semporna.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Adventure Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Tabin Wildlife Reserve
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Tabin Wildlife Reserve ©
Tabin Wildlife Reserve

1
night
Semporna

Semporna ©
A largely residential city of around 135,000, Semporna has gained popularity in recent years due to its archipelago's good connection to the surrounding islands, including very popular diving or snorkeling destinations such as Sipadan.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Tun Sakaran Marine Park and then step off the mainland to explore Bohey Dulang Island.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Semporna trip planner .

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Kota Kinabalu to Semporna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in September, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Tawau Division.

Things to do in Semporna

Wildlife Nature Parks
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Bohey Dulang Island ©
Bohey Dulang Island

1
night
Tawau Division

Tawau Division ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): admire the verdant scenery at Danum Valley Conservation Area.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Tawau Division online trip maker .

You can drive from Semporna to Tawau Division in 2 hours. September in Tawau Division sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tawau Division

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Danum Valley Conservation Area
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Danum Valley Conservation Area ©
Danum Valley Conservation Area

Similar Plans

7 days in Sabah BY A USER FROM INDIA December, teens, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Sabah BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE October, culture, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Sabah BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Sabah BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE September, culture, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in Sabah BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA November, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Sabah BY A USER FROM PUERTO RICO September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Sabah BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Sabah BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA August, teens, kids, relaxing, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Sabah BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL September, outdoors, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Sabah BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Sabah BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE October, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 26 days in Asia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans