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Ground Floor G23 | Wisma Sabah, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
+60 11-1265 8581
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 31 March 2016

One of the main reasons I went to Borneo was to climb Mt Kinabalu and it was definitely worth the trip! I booked the 2 day/1 night package through River Junkie and would also recommend booking the transport to and from the mountain with them...More

4  Thank AndyKane
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We arrived on the Friday to enquire about the 3D/2N river boat trip to be told that they had full availability for a private room for the dates that we wanted. That evening we booked our bus and hotel in Sandakan leaving on the Sunday....More

2  Thank Billy W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour was fantastic, we were lucky enough to see elephants both nights. The boat guides and all other staff were so friendly and helpful. They definitely made the trip. We didn't manage to go a walk in the jungle during the day because the...More

1  Thank Odyssey08355785450
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome experience, River Junkie arranged everything very well. Quick / responsive in communication. Really enjoyed this trip!

1  Thank jogchumA1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I organized everything with River Junkie. They responded quickly with emails, and the payment process was easy using TransferWise. The river cruises were small and our boat was able to take us to see a lot of different things. We saw proboscis monkeys, long-tailed macaques,...More

1  Thank cbraxton1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great stay at the Nature lodge next to river Kinabatangan. Our designated guide was RamSal who was very friendly, knowledgable and accommodating. The staff at the nature lodge were absolutely fantastic. Lovely food, one of our party was vegetarian and they made sure extra options...More

Thank emmatt123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently returned from an incredible trip to Borneo. I went on numerous trips with river junkie, including the 3D/2N trip to the Kinabatangan River. It surpassed all expectations! I had the most wonderful time at the lodge, meeting new people and seeing incredible wildlife...More

Thank tgbrampton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did a solo climb on my Birthday with my guide Tino. Such a cheerful,kind person and helped me to achieve my personal goals. My via ferratta team.. Our guide Henry was amazing and so informative..made our climb fun and exciting. We did the ferratta...More

Thank Maran K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took a group of students hiking on Mt. Kinabalu. River Junkie Tours were incredibly accomodating and helpful in getting this program to come to fruition. 10/10 would reccomend!

Thank pearnold95
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Walked in the day before and received good service at the office. Collected at my hotel next morning and scaled the first half of the mountain to the lodge, which exceeded expectations despite the cold shower. Filling, varied buffet and a good nights sleep then...More

Thank dmirzai
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We booked the 2d1n + via ferrata on Mt Kinabalu as well as the 7d6n wildlife experience with River Junkie and were very impressed throughout all our dealings with them. Right from the start Erin was regular in her communication and was helpful with sorting...More

Thank Francois V
Reviewed 22 September 2018

First of all, our lodge at Poring Hot Springs was the perfect tropical holiday accommodation. The place and its facilities exceeded our expectations. Highly recommended! The food was great, too. Our guide for the trip, Efre, was patient and very helpful. He made our journey...More

Thank Jeff G
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6 July 2017|
Response from imgettingannoyed | Reviewed this property |
When I went they picked me up in a mini bus. So max group size was about 12
1 July 2017|
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Response from Kiwidiver87 | Property representative |
Hi there! 5 days is a good amount of time to see some of what Sabah has to offer... you can contact us directly through the contact forms on our website