The Highest Mountain in Malaysia!


FUN AT Mt.Kinabalu

Trail Difficulty: 6/10

Adventure Duration: 4 day/s

If you’re done scaling the highest peaks in the Philippines then Mt. Kinabalu is your logical next climb. At 4,095 MASL, Mt. Kinabalu is the officially listed highest mountain is Southeast Asia and is arguably the most popular in the region. This mountain offers a diverse array of eco-systems starting with the pine forests were one passes by waterfalls and were encounters with birds, insects and squirrels are not uncommon. The mountain also has a mossy forest with its stunted vegetation. Lastly, it’s most famous attraction, is its rock dominated summit. Marvel at the different rock formations as you brave the cold and the freezing water that runs through parts of its trails.

This climb is also ideal for those who will be trying out High Altitude Climbing for the first time. The 2 day hike has its challenges and allows one to test out the body’s response to high altitude without being too extreme. The hike has strategic rest stops and home for the night will be a cozy hostel with delicious and overflowing meals.

Aside from hiking enjoy the rich culture in the area. Mt. Kinabalu is located on the island of Sabah and is home to different cultures and nationalities. Enjoy the different flavors the place has to offer whether you choose to dine in a market, a fancy restaurant or simply eat your way through the streets.  


Day 1
06:35 PM Day 1 (November 30: Meet up with team
08:00 PM Depart for Mt.Kinabalu park. Check in and overnight.
Day 2
05:00 AM Day 2 Breakfast. Final preparation. Travel to Timpohon Gate.
06:00 AM Start trek.
02:00 PM ETA Laban Rata. Check in. Rest.
05:00 PM Dinner. Early lights out for the summit assault.
Day 3
01:30 AM Day 3: Light breakfast. Prepare for summit assault.
02:30 AM Start trek.
05:30 AM ETA Summit! descend.
09:00 AM ETA Laban Rata. Breakfast. Pack up. Continue descent.
12:30 PM ETA Timphon Gate. Head to Kinabalu Park Headquarters. Travel to Kinabalu.
04:30 PM ETA Kota Kinabalu. Check in. Wash up. Rest.
07:30 PM Dinner. Celebration!
Day 4
06:00 AM Day 4: Free day to explore the city.



Package rate: USD 590/person

  • Transportation to and from Kinabalu HQ
  • One night accommodation at Mt. Kinabalu Park                                                    
  • One night accommodation at Laban Rata                                                    
  • One night accommodation at Kota Kinabalu                                             
  • All hike meals stated in the itinerary                                                                                      
  • All climbing permits                                                                                                          
  • Adventure Guide/Coordinator                                                                                                
  • Local Guide                                                                                                                      
  • Climbing Certificate                                                                                                            
  • Trail Adventours ID and shirt 


  • Exclusion:
  • Roundtrip ticket Manila-Kota Kinabalu
  • Personal expenses



As of the moment, we only offer this trip as a scheduled trip. Please check the "SCHEDULES" link for details. 

590 USD/person for scheduled hike. 


Please email for any inquries and booking.
  • Clothes Good enough for the trip
  • Jacket. Extra layers.
  • Sun, Rain and cold protection (Sun Block, raincoat, gloves etc..)
  • Head Light
  • Toiletries
  • Personal Medicines
  • Slippers/Sandals
  • Snacks/ Trail food
  • Trekking pole
  • Extra plastic

*A more detailed "Things to bring" will be discussed during our preparation climb meeting.

You can download our waiver here.
Waiver (PDF)

1. Do we head to Kota Kinabalu together from Manila?
We advise everyone to join us on the flight from Manila and back to Manila. However, if you wish to stay longer or earlier then this is allowed. Just make sure that your in Kota Kinabalu on our scheduled timeline. 

*Please coordinate with us further. 

2. Is Visa required?
No. There is no need for visa for Filipino citizens.

3. I wish to arrive earlier in Kota Kinabalu. What should I consider?
This is allowed. Just make sure that you are in Kota Kinabalu on or before the required dates. 

4. Do I need to bring tents and other cooking gears?
We will be staying in Laban Rata. It is a lodging house complete with beds, pillow, and toilets. Thus, there is no need for you to bring tent. Food will also be provided.

We will be conductiong a preparation climb meeting/ introduction to Kota Kiabalu weeks before our scheduled departure to discuss briefly our Mt. Kinabalu hike.   

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