Proboscis Monkey & Fireflies

Witness the Beautiful Sunset


Duration: Full Day Trip


Depart from Kota Kinabalu City Hotel at 2pm to River Lodge. At 4.00pm arrive at the River Lodge, then high tea will be served.

At 5pm, go on board for a 1 hour river cruise in this red river (effect of tree’s tanine) surrounded by mangrove trees. Proboscis monkey can be spotted most of the time in the trees feeding on young leaves, shoots, sour fruits and seeds. Among others, you will have the opportunity to observe Macaque, the rare Silver Languor, Water buffalo crossing the river and variety of birds. You may also witness sunset while cruising back to the river lodge.

Upon arriving at the lodge at 6.00pm, dinner served in buffet line to satisfy your hunger after the river cruising. At 6.30pm after dinner, go on board the second cruise to catch the glimpse of fireflies decorating the mangrove trees like a Christmas tree.

After 10-15 minutes of being amazed by the fireflies, it’s time to head back to Kota Kinabalu. 9.30pm – Estimated time of arrival in Kota Kinabalu.

Package Includes 

  • Transfer between each destination
  • High tea
  • Dinner
  • Boat Ride

Things To Bring 

  • Sun block lotion
  • Insect repellent
  • Raincoat
  • Camera
  • Binoculars
  • Sunglass

Come and Join us to Explore the Wonders of Nature!