Day 1 - Selingan Island
From Sandakan travel by boat for your first night on Selingan Island, the main nesting area for the Green and Hawksbill Turtle. Enjoy the day relaxing with time to swim, snorkel and enjoy the fabulous beaches.
After dinner, the park ranger will call everyone to the beach where you will have the chance to observe turtles laying their eggs, followed by a visit to the hatchery to see the babies just before they are released into the sea.
Hotel: Turtle Island Resthouse
Meals: Lunch and dinner
Day 2 - Sepilok & Jungle Lodge
The following morning return to the mainland and travel to Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre. Take the boardwalk through the forest to the feeding platform where you will have the chance to see orphaned Orangutans feed.
Afterwards, drive through rustic countryside to your Sukau Lodge where after check in, you will join a late afternoon river cruise, in search of primates, bird life and other wildlife.
Hotel: Sukau Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 3 - Sandakan and surrounds
On the final day, there is a visit to Gomantong Cave, famous for its edible birds nests, before heading back to Sandakan for lunch and a short city tour. Transfer to the airport for your onward flight.
Meals: Breakfast and lunch
3 day Explorer - from £479
If you would prefer not to visit Selingan Island and have an extra night in Sukau instead, please ask your consultant about our Sandakan Wildlife Explorer tour – from £419
All prices are per person, based on 2 sharing a twin or double room. Seasonal variations may apply, please call Freedom Destinations for more information and availability.