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Kota Kinabalu Tour Ideas

Kota Kinabalu Half-Day City Tour

Kota Kinabalu Half-Day City Tour
Duration:
3 hours
From:
USD 26.92
Gain a deeper knowledge about why Kota Kinabalu was formerly known as 'Singgahmata' or 'the place where the eye lingers' on this half-day tour. See architectural wonders like the Wisma Tun Mustapha (Sabah Foundation Building) and the City Mosque, discover the city's educational facilities at University of Sabah, learn about historical and cultural aspects of this region from the Sabah Museum, and enjoy a panoramic view of the city skyline and the surrounding islands on Signal Hill. <span class='Apple-tab-span' style='white-space:pre'> </span>

Rungus Longhouse and Tip of Borneo Experience

Rungus Longhouse and Tip of Borneo Experience
Duration:
10 hours
From:
USD 89.00
Embark on a 3-hour drive up North of Sabah, driving past vast oil palm and coconut plantations. Stopover at the villages and observe the art of gong-making and honey-bee farming. Visit a Rungus longhouse, one of Sabah's many indigenous tribes and sample a local lunch. Later, enjoy the stunning view at the 'tip of Borneo'.

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 Other Items of Interest at Kota Kinabalu Airport


The 2 terminals at Kota Kinabalu Airport are located at opposite ends of the runway, and the roads leading from them to the city are different. A transfer between terminals can take 20-25 minutes, or longer.

  • Terminal 1 is served by Malaysia Airlines and Royal Burnei Airlines
  • Terminal 2 is primarily served by Air Asia

 

Kota Kinabalu Airport services include:

  • Internet kiosk, printing, fax, CD burning - Terminal 2
  • Duty free
  • Luggage storage - Terminal 1 (Level 3, by the frozen seafood shop!), Terminal 2 (near AirAsia ticketing)
  • Clinic - Terminal 1 (by McDonalds)
  • Birdnest shop - Terminal 1
  • Tourist information - Terminal 2

 

Look around if you transit Terminal 1. The column head design in the Departure Hall is inspired by ‘Wakid’ basket design, a symbolic native practice used when preparing for a meaningful journey. Rungus and Bajau ethnic patterns also appear in the floor tiles.




 Disabled Facilities at the BKI Kota Kinabalu Airport


There are basic facilities for disabled travellers at Kota Kinabalu Airport. You are advised to contact your airline with any special requirements prior to departure.





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Last Updated: 14 Nov 2016