Terms: THINGS YOU SHOULD PREPARE FOR MOUNTAIN CLIMB
√ Waterproof backpack to store your items
√ Trekking or running shoe with good grip
√ Warm clothing/Long sleeves shirt/Hiking pants
√ Extra clothing and socks
√ Small towel
√ Hand gloves and winter hat
√ Disposable raincoats
√ Head torch
√ Personal toiletries
√ Refillable water bottle (0.5 – 1 Litre)
√ High energy food such as chocolates, nuts, biscuits, sweets, energy bars
√ Your extra luggage can be stored at Kinabalu Park HQ at a nominal fee of MYR 12 per piece prior climb.
THINGS YOU WISH TO BRING
√ Medication such as headache tablets or altitude sickness tablets
√ Tissue paper / Toilet roll
√ Sun block lotion, lip gloss, plasters
√ Insect repellent / Mosquito Oil
√ Camera with waterproof bag
√ Sandals / Slippers
√ Plastic bags
Day 1: Kota Kinabalu – Kundasang
You’ll be greeted upon your arrival at Kota Kinabalu airport or at your respective hotel by our friendly guide and driver. Following 2 – 3 hour of free Mount Kinabalu sightseeing tour venture you’ll land at the resort, our dazzling team will help you with your room registration. Acclimate yourself with the park, endeavor some short trekking trails in the park, and on the off chance that you like the rush you might need to step up the height of 1,520 m.
It is highly suggested that go to bed early to get juice up for an early climb on the next morning so be pleased savour your palate with an exceptional dining experience at Balsam Café.
Day 2: Timpohon Gate – Laban Rata
Rise and shine and get steamed up for the Mount Kinabalu Climbing but first things first, get yourself filled at Balsam café and claim your pack lunch this is to assure you’ll have enough food supply for the climb. Move on and meet your local certified Mount Kinabalu guide for having a short briefing and you will be transferred to the starting point of The Timpohon gate to begin the climb to your base accommodation.
Take a joy of trekking up ranging about 3 – 6 hour depending on your own fitness level. At the same time feel the frigid air breezing to your skin and you definitely won’t get tired of the miraculous view while you’re climbing up the majestic Mount Kinabalu. Once you reach your base accommodations you will have ample time to rest before enjoying a buffet dinner at Laban Rata.
Day 3:Laban Rata – Summit – Timpohon Gate
Wake up at 3AM in the dawn to pursue your – “I came, I saw, I Conquer” – dream up to Mount Kinabalu’s summit. Put your headlamp on and follow your guide. You will definitely be taken away by spectacular scenery during the sunrise, but it also depends on the weather. You might want to take a selfie at the peak, but you need to be careful of your step.
Enjoy a light breakfast before descending back to the Timpohon gate, then stop by the Balsam cafe for lunch. After the lunch, say goodbye to your guide and meet your driver for the transfer back to Kota Kinabalu or onward to your next destination (if previously arranged).