Danum Valley & Tabin Wildlife Reserve

These distinct but equally spectacular rainforests in Sabah are where to go for an unforgettable jungle adventure holiday in Malaysia & Borneo. Both the Danum Valley and the Tabin Wildlife Reserve are unique for their unusually complex ecosystems and protected rainforest status, and are home to animals under the threat of extinction. They are teeming with a myriad of animal and plant species, including pygmy elephants, orangutans, gibbons, red leaf monkeys, tarsiers, clouded leopards, Sumatran rhinos, deer, sun bears and macaques, to name a few. Explore the exotic forests by trekking through the jungle, going for night excursions or learning about the area with a rainforest tour - all the while keeping your eyes open for the unique wildlife both on the ground and in the verdant branches above. 

Danum Valley

An emerald-hued tangle of thick rainforest and languid waterfalls, the Danum Valley is one of Borneo’s most pristine, wildlife-rich jungles, lying two hours from the nearest town, Lahad Datu. The Segama and Danum rivers wind their way through the valley and Mount Danum towers over the treetops, which, at some points, are linked by canopy walkways. High in the upper reaches of the rainforest, surrounded by mengari and majau trees, you can get up close to the action and spot the incredible birdlife that flourishes here – and for those eager to spot orangutans in the wild, the Danum Valley is the best place to do it.

Tabin Wildlife Reserve

The lesser-visited option, but no less impressive than the Danum Valley, the Tabin Wildlife Reserve is a nature refuge of 300,000 acres, which was created in 1984 to preserve endangered wild animals on the Dent Peninsula in Sabah. In the reserve, you can find several species of primate including the orangutan and the proboscis monkey, three species of cat and 220 colourful and diverse bird species. Animals venture through the Tabin Wildlife Reserve to the mineral-rich mud volcanoes, a spectacle which provides the ideal platform for birdwatching as well as observing the biodiversity of the jungle, with its lowland dipterocarp forest and medicinal plants.

YOUR JOURNEY STARTS HERE

call us on 020 7337 9010 to start planning your perfect trip

Make an enquiry

© 2022 Exsus Travel. Experts in luxury tailor-made holidays.

Exsus Travel Limited t/a Exsus Travel. Registered in England and Wales at this address: 1 Burwood Place, London, W2 2UT. Company No. 3385363. VAT No. 719-221840.

Book with confidence.
ATOL
All the flights and flight-inclusive holidays on this website are financially protected by the ATOL scheme. When you pay you will be supplied with an ATOL Certificate. Please ask for it and check to ensure that everything you booked (flights, hotels and other services) is listed on it. Please see our booking conditions for further information or for more information about financial protection and the ATOL Certificate go to: www.caa.co.uk
ABTA
We are a member of ABTA (ABTA No. Y6561) which means you have the benefit of ABTA’s assistance and Code of Conduct. We provide full financial protection for your money.
International Passenger Protection (IPP)
In accordance with the Passenger protection policy for insolvency cover in respect of the Package Travel & Linked Travel Regulations 2018, all passengers booking with Exsus Travel are fully protected for the initial deposit and subsequently the balance of all monies paid to us, including repatriation costs, arising from cancellation or curtailment of your travel arrangements due to the insolvency of Exsus Travel. There is no requirement for financial protection of day trips, and none is provided. Your booking is insured by IPP Ltd and its panel of insurers. This insurance is only valid for passengers who book and pay directly with Exsus Travel. If you have booked and/or paid direct to a Travel Agent for a holiday with Exsus Travel please request proof of how the booking is secured as this will not be covered by IPP Ltd in this instance.
This insurance has been arranged by International Passenger Protection Limited and underwritten by Liberty Mutual Insurance Europe SE. For further information please go to www.ipplondon.co.uk.
Claims procedure: you must notify IPP as soon as practically possible giving full details of what has happened quoting the name of your Travel Operator to: IPP Claims at Cunningham Lindsey, Oakleigh House, 14-15 Park Place, Cardiff,  CF10 3DQ, United Kingdom. Tel: +44 (0)345 266 1872.
Email: Insolvency-claims@ipplondon.co.uk or online at http://www.ipplondon.co.uk/claims.asp