Sipadan Diving Package | Mount Kinabalu Climbing
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For some, climbing Mount Kinabalu is one of the items on their bucket list. Booking in advance is required to avoid disappointment because only 120 climbing permits & accommodation at mountain hut are available daily. From Timpohon gate to Mt Kinabalu peak total distance of 14 km.

What’s included in these Mountain Package:

  • Return land transfer pick up from hotel
  • 1 Night Accommodation at mountain hut ( for 2D1N package )
  • 1 Night Accommodation at mountain hut + 1 night at Kinabalu Park ( for 3D2N package )
  • Climbing Sabah Park Permit
  • Insurance
  • Park entrance fee
  • Full Board Meals – 1 Packed Lunch, 1 Dinner, 1 Supper, 1 Breakfast
  • Certified Mountain Guide
  • Certificate 

What to Prepare:

  • Head Lamp + Warm Gloves + Walking Stick
  • Thick warn Jacket, binney hat
  • Energy chocolate bar, altitude sickness or pain killer medicine, small bottle for refill water
  • Personal toiletries 
  • Trekking Shoes
  • Carry light backpack

  • Rental available warm jacket, glove at Laban Rata Mountain Hut
  • Price subject to terms and conditions apply during peak season
  • Wet season period occurs from October to February and dry season from March to September, nowadays with the global warming, weather is hard to predict.. ‘Have a positive attitude and enjoy the climbing Mount Kinabalu experience’
  • Tourism room tax RM 10.00 per person (Not Included)
  • Porters are available to help your bags delivered from Timpohon Gate (starting point) to Laban Rata which cost at RM 6.00 per 1 kg
  • Best price for more than 10 climbers
  • Click here for Mount Kinabalu Tips & Map (Route)


  • We do not recommend climbers to rush to the airport on the same day of descent from Mount Kinabalu due to health reason, possible high chance that you might miss your flight due to unforeseen circumstances.
  • Pleased be informed that our transportation are only able to send you to Sabah Park HQ. The transfer to the starting point TIMPOHON or MESILAU) as well as the transfer back to Park HQ to be arranged by the Sabah Park Authority.
  • Recommended that all climbers should have themselves medically checked before attempting any mountain climb activity.
  • Mt Kinabalu Climb activities can be dangerous if you are careless. Climbers must always abide mountain rules and be careful in every step you take.

Not recommended for those who have a history of suffering from the following ailments:-

  • Hypertension, Diabetes, Palpitation, Arthritis, Heart Disease, Severe Anemia, Peptic Ulcers, Epileptic Fits, Obesity,
    Chronic Asthma, Muscular cramps, Hepatitis (jaundice); or any other disease which may hamper the climb

Borneo Global Sipadan Backpackers (Semporna) 

Opened in 2010 with spacious rooms and amenities to provide you with a pleasant and comfortable stay with us. All the rooms are air-conditioned and have got a private bathroom with hot shower.

We are located in a quite area, 5 minutes walking distance to the centre.

Our dive shop also organize diving and snorkeling trips to Sipadan and any other islands around Semporna area.

From Kota Kinabalu you can take a bus from Inanam Bus Terminal or fly. Air Asia and Malaysian Airlines offer multiple flights daily from Kota Kinabalu Airport to Tawau Airport. It takes one hour only to drive from Tawau Airport to Semporna mainland.

There are daily buses from Inanam Bus Terminal to Semporna 7:30 am, 8:30 am, 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm. 

It takes about 10 hours and it costs approximately 45-75 MYR.

In Semporna we can help you to book bus tickets.

We’re also Licensed Tour and Diving Operator, we can help you to organize daily trips and tours in Kota Kinabalu and Sipadan (Semporna) area.

Private Rooms & Dorm-beds Prices (All room have A/C and private bathroom)

  • Air Condition Family Room – RM 250.00 per room ( 1 Double Bed + 3 Single Beds)
  • Air Condition Triple Room – RM 160.00 per room (1 Double Bed + 1 Single Bed)
  • Air Condition Dormitory Room – RM 65.00 per person

In the price of the room/dorm-bed the following are included:

  • Complimentary simple breakfast
  • FREE unlimited WIFI
  • All rooms Air-Conditioned with ensuite bathrooms equipped with Hot & Cold Pressure Water Heater.
  • Astro TV Channel
  • Refrigerator for guest storage
  • Luggage Room
  • Reception open 24 hours
  • Equipped with CCTV
  • Our beds comes with Linen, Blanket
  • Check out time at 12.30 pm

Also provide the following paying services:

  • Telephone and Fax service 
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport pick up & transfer

– Effective 1 September 2017, all foreign guests are required to pay a mandatory Malaysian Tourism Tax (TTx) of MYR 10.00 per bed/room/lodge per night. The TTx is to be paid upon check-in.

Borneo Global Backpackers – Kota Kinabalu

Established in 2006, our main objective is to provide guests with comfortable rooms (Private Beds, and Dormitory Beds), we provide 8 common bathrooms with hot shower and a large common area for guests to mingle. Security is our main focus; we are  equipped with CCTV and electronic password entrance door lock. And of course, FREE WIFI with unlimited broadband is available for our in house guest. We can accommodated large group up to 8o persons.

We renovated the ground floor in 2013.

We are located in the City of Kota Kinabalu area within walking distance to newly built The Urban Transformation Centre (UTC), equipped with a Library, Clinic, ATM Machine, Post Office, Cafeteria and Sundry shop. Also near to local Banks, Government Offices, Airlines Offices, Food Outlets, Shopping Malls, Entertainment Outlets and Jetty to Tunku Abdul Rahman Park Islands from (Sutera Habour Resort).

We are the only Backpackers closest to Queen Elizabeth General Hospital (Ideal overseas Medical Student for practical training), Sabah Museum and State Mosque within 10 minutes walk. Also only RM 1.00 for bus fare (Estimate 10 minutes) by bus to the Tanjung Aru Beach from the backpackers.

We’re also Licensed Tour and Diving Operator, we can help you to organize daily trips and tours in Kota Kinabalu and Sipadan (Semporna) area.

Private Rooms & Dormbeds Prices
  • Air Condition Queen Room – RM 60.00 per room
  • Air Condition Twin Room – RM 60.00 per room
  • Air Condition Dormitory Room – RM 20.00 per person
  • Ceiling Fan Dormitory Room – RM 15.00 per person

– All the rooms have got share bathroom

In the price of the room/dormbed the following are included:

  • Complimentary simple breakfast
  • Air Conditioned common area
  • FREE usage unlimited WIFI
  • Desktop Computer limit to 30 mins usage per guest (Subject to Demand)
  • Astro TV Channel with DVD player
  • Mini Library (Books exchange)
  • Refrigerator for guest storage
  • 2 Common Areas and 1 Diving area at 1st Floor
  • 8 common bathrooms with Hot Shower
  • Iron Board
  • Luggage Room
  • Equipped with CCTV and digital lock main entrance
  • Check out time at 12.30 pm

Borneo Global Backpackers also provide the following paying services:

  • Telephone and Fax service 
  • Laundry Service
  • Locker
  • Airport pick up & transfer at minimal charges 


Guaranteed Sipadan Permit

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