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Kota Kinabalu Tour Ideas

Full Day Off The Beaten Track

Full Day Off The Beaten Track
Duration:
6 hours
From:
USD 180.00
Choosing Kota Kinabalu as your base for leisurely days of exploration, one should venture out of town to get a clear view of the abundance of Sabah's flora and fauna. On this journey, we leave the already wandered paths for an off-the beaten-track trip.

2-Day Small-Group Tour: Sandakan City and Wildlife Experience from Sabah

2-Day Small-Group Tour: Sandakan City and Wildlife Experience from Sabah
Duration:
2 days, 1 night
From:
USD 515.99
Take a 2-day small-group tour that combines a discovery of Sandakan's history and heritage with fascinating excursions to two animal conservation facilities. From Kota Kinabalu in Sabah, visit Selingan Turtle Island to learn about its animal protection services. On the beach at night, witness a turtle laying eggs and watch baby turtles scurry to the sea! Visit the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre and take a guided walk through the rainforest to witness the feeding of orangutans. After, explore the city of Sandakan with your guide and visit historically significant sites such as the Sandakan Memorial Park and the Agnes Keith House.

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Kota Kinabalu Airport (BKI) Car Rental


Welcome to the car rental Kota Kinabalu Airport information page with information on Kota Kinabalu Airport car rental options, including which side do you drive on, transmission types, local Kota Kinabalu driving stress, licences, and more. You may also compare your Kota Kinabalu Airport car rental options and search for the best available Kota Kinabalu car rental rates in the search box below.


Kota Kinabalu Airport Car Rental Advice & Driving Tips




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Kota Kinabalu Airport Car Rental Desk Locations

A few Kota Kinabalu Airport car rental companies offer service on-site, in both terminals.

 

With the local companies, prices do vary and negotiation is possible (or even encouraged). Most people arrange a car upon arrival rather than pre-booking.

 

If you do pre-book, be sure to reserve a car in the same terminal you will be arriving in.


Kota Kinabalu Driving Information


 
Driving is on the left side of the road.


 
Kota Kinabalu Airport rental cars may be either automatic OR manual transmission. Make sure to verify when booking if you are not comfortable with a manual transmission.


 
Your local drivers' licence is required.


An International Drivers' Permit (or IDP) may be required, especially if your local drivers' licence is in a language other than the local language (you may inquire when you pick up your car).


 
Kota Kinabalu Driving Stress Level: 7/10

Busy streets and unpredictable drivers make driving a challenge.


 


Kota Kinabalu Airport Car Rental Recommendations


 
IHateTaxis.com has a mixed recommendation on a Kota Kinabalu Airport car rental

Renting a car might give you freedom, but with traffic conditions and unmarked streets hiring a taxi or private car and driver from your hotel for seeing the sights out of town might be a better option. Alternatively look for renting a motorcycle for a day or more if you really want to have fun. Your hotel can probably direct you to a rental agency or they may even have something on-site at a competitive rate. Motorcycle rentals run about MYR 20 per day.



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Last Updated: 14 Jan 2017