Abai Jungle Lodge, perched on the banks of the Kinabatangan River, is only accessible by a one-hour boat ride from Sandakan or Sukau jetty. Charmingly rustic, this lodge is built entirely on stilts and surrounded by an incredible jungles that is home to a prolific amount of wildlife. Spot langurs, orangutans, birds, sun bears and even clouded leopards right up close. Spend your time on nature walks, bird watching from the towers, watching fireflies in the night, or just immerse yourself in serenity. Accommodation is comfortable with spacious wooden en suite rooms, netted windows and mosquito nets, safety box and all other standard amenities. There’s also a riverside sundeck which is the perfect place to relax and rejuvenate. A cozy, open-air restaurant serves lovely local delicacies, and the staff are always on hand to ensure that you make the most of your stay.
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Places: Kuching (3 days) → Mulu (2) → Kinabalu (1) → Abai, Kinabatangan River (1) → Sukau, Kinabatangan River (2) → Danum Valley (3) → Kota Kinabalu Beach (3) → Kinabalu (1)
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