1330hrs Depart from Kota Kinabalu to Beaufort road journey takes approximately 2 hours
1530hrs Arrive at Garama River Lodge some few kilometers away from the busy highway. A lodge surrounded by mangrove swamps, forest filled with their own distinctive beauty.
1600hrs Go on board a comfortable river cruise for 1-1 1/2 hour in this red river (effect of tree’s tannin) with lush greenery of the mangrove trees made possible for Proboscis Monkey to be spotted, most of the time in the trees feeding on young leaves, shoots, sour fruits and seeds. In addition, u will have the opportunity to observe the other type or primate, the Long-Tailed Macaque, the rare Silver languor, local water buffalo crossing the river and variety of birds. One may also enjoy our beautiful sunset while cruising back to the river lodge.
1800hrs Upon arriving at the lodge, sumptuous BBQ dinner is being served in buffet line.
1830hrs After dinner, a short walk to the swamp area to catch a glimpse of fireflies decorating the mangroves trees like a Christmas tree. Then, depart for Kota Kinabalu after 10-15 minutes of firefly watching.
2100hrs Estimated time of arrival in Kota Kinabalu. End of tour.
Note : Please bring sun block, insect repellent, extra clothes, towel , camera, sunglass
– Loads of curiosity –