Padas River is situated in the interior of south-western part of Kota Kinabalu that is only accessible by train (used since the late 19th century in Borneo). Basically, this trip will give you two experiences advantages - 1) Excursion of Class III-IV river, 2) and suitable for aged from 10 to 55 years old
The adrenaline rush excursion covers a distance of 9km of this rather muddy 200 km river that holds 7 exciting and tough rapids!
These rapids carries amusing names such as Merry-Go-Round Rapid, Break Point Rapid, Scooby Doo Rapid, Cobra Rapid, Curve Rapid, Lambada Rapid and Head Hunter Rapid. Each rapid will give you the feel of the motion as what the name means.
Day Tour (0530 ~ 1900 hours estimate only) (Lunch)
Visit and timing is subject to change with or without prior notice due to traffic/weather conditions
0530 hours, Meet and depart from Kota Kinabalu by road to Tenom Town. Tenom is a small town covers 2,409 Sq. KM located in interior district of Sabah and it is also the centre of the Murut tribe. The Tenom Town was formerly called Fort Birch in the colonial period.
0730 hours, Arrive at Tenom Town train station, visiting local stall or have a cup of coffee Tenom and get change, bags or luggage will be storing at our van and will be transfer to Beaufort Town.
1030 hours, Depart by train for 30 minutes to Pangie Village – starting point, safety equipment will be provided, safety briefing will conducted by Trip Leaders before raft down the most challenge and excitements thrills rafting journey in Borneo. The Padas Whitewater Rafting will cover 12KM with 09 major rapids and stop for a rest before continuing rafting journey with spectacular rainforest of Borneo to pull out point.
1300 hours, upon arrive at Halogilat Village – Ending point, gearing off, clean up, lunch will be serve by the riverside. After lunch transfer to Kota Kinabalu enroute Beaufort town, enjoy light refreshment and train ride to Beaufort Town
1630 hours, arrive at Beaufort Town, onboard coach or van transferring back from Beaufort Town to Kota Kinabalu City. End of service.
Prices and Booking
Prices for Year 2014 / 15
Pick up at Beaufort train station and it will cost RM30.00 less per person, and make sure you or your group be at the station by 7AM, this option can be selected in the booking form
Prices shown above are based on per person in Ringgit Malaysia
Prices published are for Online Booking Only - NO Booking over the Phone as we need your details for Tour Confirmation and Billing
Deposit (RM50.00 per person is required), is required when you book this tour. After submitting the reservation / booking form online, you will be taken to the payment page (deposit must be paid via Credit Card / Debit Card) & the balance payment must be paid in CASH (Ringgit Malaysia) when we pick you up on the tour day.
In the worst case scenario, after your booking & deposit is made, and there is no place/s available for your requested date/s, we will inform you of an alternative date/s and if it is not possible for you to change the date, we will refund the deposit (100%) within 30 minitues to 24 hours from the time you made your deposit.
What to Bring,Extra cash personal expenditure and if you intend to purchase some souvenirs.
things to Bring and Do:
Additional dry clothing, Sun block, extra cash for payment and personal expenditure and if you intend to purchase some souvenirs., Sandals, flip-flop or sport shoes, Swim wear (T-shirt, Short pants), Sunglasses, Baseball cap, Tour Voucher, Towel, don't forget to bring sense of adventure / fun / humor / enthusiasm and a flexible attitude!
Take Note (fine print),Due to the nature of the tour, the weather, road condition, local circumstances, prevailing safety factors, the route and itinerary may vary to those published but the content of the tour will remain the same. The final decision of the actual itinerary will be made by us on the day of the tour.
Only 10 years old and above allowed to raft at Padas River
Do not consume any alcoholic drinks
No booking should be made if you are departing Kota Kinabalu in same day
Transport surcharge apply, if pick up outside Kota Kinabalu City/Town
We reserve the right to change or postponed the trips to another venue or cancel the trips should conditions beyond our control render it necessary. In such eventuality, no resource or claims be made against us.
What's includes in this Trip
Necessary rafting equipment (Raft, Life Jacket, Helmet, Paddler)
What's excludes in this Trip
Any Additional Stops / Tour/s
Others which are not mentioned in itinerary.