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#1 of 9 Nature & Parks in Sandakan
Excellent place to visit and learn more about the sun bears, just a short walk from the main park/orangutans however an orang came over to try and steel the sun bears food was a fabulous trip well worth a visit.
I am so overwhelmed with the nature and the wonderful creature, sun bear...They are so adorable and so rare spieces in Malaysia...We should really take care of this beautiful creatures ....expecially on the orphan...
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#2 of 9 Nature & Parks in Sandakan
It was the experience of a lifetime to be so close to these magnificent creatures and a privilege to watch nature in action with just a little assistance from Man.
An hour long journey and rather smooth compared to the boat rides I had in Semporna and the Tunku Abdul Rahman Park in KK.
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#3 of 9 Nature & Parks in Sandakan
For nature lovers, conservationists and fascinated tourists alike, this is an amazing place to visit.
For visitors a wealth of information from the carers and wonderful trails to follow in the rain forest adjoining the park.
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#4 of 9 Nature & Parks in Sandakan
You can take a tour or just take a round trip taxi, which is what we did from the delightful Sepilok Nature Resort.
We have been to 10 National Parks and up countless rivers in our private yacht and on tours in Borneo in our 5 months in Sarawak and Sabah.
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#5 of 9 Nature & Parks in Sandakan
Deramakot -- You know that sense of wonder, intrigue and deep heartfelt dissonance that resonates within the final scene of Jurassic Park, set amongst the welcome center just before the T-Rex and Velociraptors tur...
Fabulous feline & nature experience
#6 of 9 Nature & Parks in Sandakan
The Gomantong cave is a vast cave system reached by a short walk on a nature trail.
You have a 10 minute walk from the car park to the cave and we were lucky enough to see two separate mothers with their respective baby.
#7 of 9 Nature & Parks in Sandakan
Yet the focus on conservation and the rustic style of accommodation means it is still (thankfully) lacks the 'Instagram tourists' and remains a paradise for true nature lovers.
#8 of 9 Nature & Parks in Sandakan
It is an amazing walk and you will get the lost with the nature as you walk and listen to the bird singing on the trees.
After visiting the Orang Utan Sanctuary the Rainforest Park is also worth a visit.
Sepilok Orangutan Sanctuary Sepilok 18.9 km away
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Sepilok
We stayed at the nearby Sepilok Nature Resort so went in both the morning and afternoon (you can use the same ticket twice) Had excellent views at feeding time but also saw two large adults on the walkway - they w...
If you have a bit more time you can do the walks (upto 5k) through the park, but be prepared to walk on muddy jungle trails.
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Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre Sabah, Malaysia 18.7 km away
#8 of 90 Nature & Parks in Sabah
There are also various nature trails and walks within the reserve; from tropical highland rainforest, to lowland mangrove swamps where wildlife can be seen including orangutans and nocturnal animals on the night w...
A cafeteria in the car park sells coffees soft drinks ice cream etc. There’s also a video screening about the work of the sanctuary which is very informative!
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