Kinabalu Park

Directions to Kinabalu Park

Navigational info :

  • Coordinates : 6°6’43″N 116°37’6″E
  • Address : Kinabalu Park, Ranau District, West Coast Division, Sabah States, Malaysia
  • Nearest airport : Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  • Nearest passenger port : Jesselton Ferry Terminal
  • Nearest railway station : Gubeikou station
  • Nearest bus terminal : Inanam Bus Terminal
  • Nearest highway exit : –
  • Website : –

Kinabalu Park is a natural tourism object which is also a national park located in Ranau. The actual location is at Kinabalu Park, Ranau District, West Coast Division, Sabah State, Malaysia.

Kinabalu Park is located on the north-eastern side from Kota Kinabalu the capital city of Sabah State. Kinabalu Park distance is approximately 80 kilometers from Kota Kinabalu, and can be reach for about 2 hours drive.

Kinabalu Park is a national park, one of the first national park in Malaysia. It was established in 1964, the park covers an area of approximately 754 kilometers square surrounding the great Mount Kinabalu, the tallest mountain in Borneo Island and in Malaysia.

Kinabalu Park located on the Crocker Range, today Kinabalu Park with its Mount Kinabalu are the most popular tourist attractions in Sabah State. On the year  2000, in the events of 24th  UNESCO session, Kinabalu Park were designated as UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Mount Kinabalu itself with the height of 4095 meters above sea level, are the tallest mountain in Borneo Island and Malaysia. Mount Kinabalu is a part of it’s parent the Crocker Range mountains, the tallest point is Low’s Peak, named from Hugh Low the first man to ascent the mountain.

Several activities can be found for visitor :

  • Camping
  • Climbathon
  • Mount Kinabalu Climb
  • Short Jungle Walk
  • Trail Walk
  • Via Ferrata
  • Visiting Botanical Gardens
  • Visiting Park Museum

Facilities :

  • Information Office
  • Lodge
  • Parking Area
  • Restaurant
  • Souvenir Shop

Entrance fee :

  • Park
    • Domestic : RM 3 (adult); RM 1 (under 18y)
    • Foreigner : RM 15 (adult); RM 10 (under 18y)
  • Climbing Permits
    • Domestic : RM 50 (adult); RM 30 (under 18y)
    • Foreigner : RM 200 (adult); RM 80 (under 18y)
  • Climbing Insurance : RM 7

For those who want to visit Kinabalu Park using personal vehicle, here are the following routes :

Bandar Seri Begawan (Brunei)

Bandar Seri Begawan > Limau Manis > Kuala Lurah > Kuala Lurah Checkpoint > Brunei-Malaysia Border > Tedungan Checkpoint > Tedungan > Batu Danau > Palas > Bakol > Limbang > Pandaruan > Pandaruan Checkpoint > Malaysia-Brunei Checkpoint > Puni Checkpoint > Puni > Bangar > Labu > Labu Checkpoint > Brunei-Malaysia Border > Mengkalap Checkpoint > Mengkalap > Trusan > Lawas > Sipitang > Beaufort > Bandau > Bongawan > Kimanis > Kawang > Lok Kawi > Kota Kinabalu > Telipok > Berungis > Tamparuli > Koporingan > Rantaka > Kundasang > Kinabalu Park

Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu > Telipok > Berungis > Tamparuli > Koporingan > Rantaka > Kundasang > Kinabalu Park

Kuching

Kuching > Siburan > Serian > Balai Ringin > Bandar Sri Aman > Engkilili > Sepalau > Murap > Enteban > Betong > Serudit > Roban > Selalang > Jakar > Sarikei > Sibu > Sungai Pasai Siong > Selangau > Tatau > Bintulu > Nyalau Ulu > Simpang Ngu > Simpang Bekenu > Miri > Sungai Tujuh > Sungai Tujuh Checkpoint > Malaysia-Brunei Border > Sungai Tujuh Checkpoint (Brunei) > Sungai Teraban > Kuala Belait > Seria > Sungai Liang > Telisai > Tutong > Bandar Seri Begawan > Limau Manis > Kuala Lurah > Kuala Lurah Checkpoint > Brunei-Malaysia Border > Tedungan Checkpoint > Tedungan > Batu Danau > Palas > Bakol > Limbang > Pandaruan > Pandaruan Checkpoint > Malaysia-Brunei Checkpoint > Puni Checkpoint > Puni > Bangar > Labu > Labu Checkpoint > Brunei-Malaysia Border > Mengkalap Checkpoint > Mengkalap > Trusan > Lawas > Sipitang > Beaufort > Bandau > Bongawan > Kimanis > Kawang > Lok Kawi > Kota Kinabalu > Telipok > Berungis > Tamparuli > Koporingan > Rantaka > Kundasang > Kinabalu Park

Labuan

Labuan > Labuan Ferry Terminal > Ferry Labuan-Kota Kinabalu > Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal > Kota Kinabalu > Telipok > Berungis > Tamparuli > Koporingan > Rantaka > Kundasang > Kinabalu Park

Pontianak (Indonesia)

Pontianak > Sei Ambawang > Tayan > Batang Tarang > Sosok > Tanjung > Kembayan > Muarailai > Beduwai > Balai Karangan > Entikong > Entikong Checkpoint > Indonesia-Malaysia Border > Tebedu Checkpoint > Tebedu > Serian > Balai Ringin > Bandar Sri Aman > Engkilili > Sepalau > Murap > Enteban > Betong > Serudit > Roban > Selalang > Jakar > Sarikei > Sibu > Sungai Pasai Siong > Selangau > Tatau > Bintulu > Nyalau Ulu > Simpang Ngu > Simpang Bekenu > Miri > Sungai Tujuh > Sungai Tujuh Checkpoint > Malaysia-Brunei Border > Sungai Tujuh Checkpoint (Brunei) > Sungai Teraban > Kuala Belait > Seria > Sungai Liang > Telisai > Tutong > Bandar Seri Begawan > Limau Manis > Kuala Lurah > Kuala Lurah Checkpoint > Brunei-Malaysia Border > Tedungan Checkpoint > Tedungan > Batu Danau > Palas > Bakol > Limbang > Pandaruan > Pandaruan Checkpoint > Malaysia-Brunei Checkpoint > Puni Checkpoint > Puni > Bangar > Labu > Labu Checkpoint > Brunei-Malaysia Border > Mengkalap Checkpoint > Mengkalap > Trusan > Lawas > Sipitang > Beaufort > Bandau > Bongawan > Kimanis > Kawang > Lok Kawi > Kota Kinabalu > Telipok > Berungis > Tamparuli > Koporingan > Rantaka > Kundasang > Kinabalu Park

Sandakan

Sandakan > Segaliud > Simpang Beluran > Sapi Nangoh > Bauto > Telupid > Paginatan > Ranau > Kundasang > Kinabalu Park

Tawau

Tawau > Apas > Balung > Kadazan > Batu Rong > Silam Lama > Lahad Datu > Bukit Belacon > Kampong Paris > Kampong Perpaduan > Kinabatangan > Segaliud > Simpang Beluran > Sapi Nangoh > Bauto > Telupid > Paginatan > Ranau > Kundasang > Kinabalu Park

For those who want to visit Kinabalu Park using public transportation, here are the tips :

Kota Kinabalu – Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal

  1. From Jesselton Poit Ferry Terminal take bus directing to Bandaran Berjaya, disembark at Bandaran Berjaya
  2. From Bandaran Berjaya take bus number 4A / 5A / 6A / 6B / 7A / 7C / 8A directing to Terminal Utara Inanam, disembark at Terminal Utara Inanam
  3. From Terminal Utara Inanam take any bus directing to Sandakan / Lahan Datau / Tawau, disembark at Kinabalu Park

Kota Kinabalu – Kota Kinabalu International Airport

  1. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  2. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Kota Kinabalu – Padang Merdeka Bus Station

  1. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Kota Kinabalu – Terminal Central Wawasan

  1. From Terminal Central Wawasan take bus directing to Bandaran Berjaya, disembark at Bandaran Berjaya
  2. From Bandaran Berjaya take bus number 4A / 5A / 6A / 6B / 7A / 7C / 8A directing to Terminal Utara Inanam, disembark at Terminal Utara Inanam
  3. From Terminal Utara Inanam take any bus directing to Sandakan / Lahan Datau / Tawau, disembark at Kinabalu Park

Kota Kinabalu – Terminal Utara Inanam

  1. From Terminal Utara Inanam take any bus directing to Sandakan / Lahan Datau / Tawau, disembark at Kinabalu Park

Johor Bahru

  1. From Senai International Airport embark the Johor Bahru-Kota Kinabalu flight (AirAsia), alight at Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  2. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  3. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Kuala Lumpur

  1. From KLIA embark the KLIA-Kota Kinabalu flight (AirAsia / Malaysia Airlines / Malindo Air), alight at Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  2. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  3. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Kuching

  1. From Kuching International Airport embark the Kuching-Kota Kinabalu flight (AirAsia / Malaysia Airlines / MAS Wings), alight at Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  2. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  3. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Labuan – Labuan Airport

  1. From Labuan Airport embark the Labuan-Kota Kinabalu flight (AirAsia / MAS Wings), alight at Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  2. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  3. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Labuan – Labuan International Ferry Terminal

  1. From Labuan International Ferry Terminal take the Ferry directing to Kota Kinabalu, disembark at Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal
  2. From Jesselton Poit Ferry Terminal take bus directing to Bandaran Berjaya, disembark at Bandaran Berjaya
  3. From Bandaran Berjaya take bus number 4A / 5A / 6A / 6B / 7A / 7C / 8A directing to Terminal Utara Inanam, disembark at Terminal Utara Inanam
  4. From Terminal Utara Inanam take any bus directing to Sandakan / Lahan Datau / Tawau, disembark at Kinabalu Park

Lahad Datu

  1. From Lahad Datu bus station take bus directing to Kota Kinabalu, disembark at Kinabalu Park

Miri – Miri International Airport

  1. From Miri International Airport embark the Miri-Kota Kinabalu flight (AirAsia / MAS Wings), alight at Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  2. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  3. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Miri – Miri Bus Terminal

  1. From Miri Bus Terminal take bus directing to Kota Kinabalu, disembark at Terminal Central Wawasan
  2. From Terminal Central Wawasan take bus directing to Bandaran Berjaya, disembark at Bandaran Berjaya
  3. From Bandaran Berjaya take bus number 4A / 5A / 6A / 6B / 7A / 7C / 8A directing to Terminal Utara Inanam, disembark at Terminal Utara Inanam
  4. From Terminal Utara Inanam take any bus directing to Sandakan / Lahan Datau / Tawau, disembark at Kinabalu Park

Penang

  1. From Penang International Airport embark the Penang-Kota Kinabalu flight (AirAsia), alight at Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  2. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  3. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Sandakan

  1. From Sandakan bus station take bus directing to Kota Kinabalu, disembark at Kinabalu Park

Tawau

  1. From Tawau bus station take bus directing to Kota Kinabalu, disembark at Kinabalu Park

Bangkok (Thailand)

  1. From Suvarnabhumi International Airport embark the Bangkok Suvarnabhumi-Kota Kinabalu flight (Thai Smile), alight at Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  2. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  3. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Brunei/Bandar Seri Begawan – Brunei International Airport

  1. From Brunei International Airport embark the Bandar Seri Begawan-Kota Kinabalu flight (Royal Brunei Airlines), alight at Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  2. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  3. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Brunei/Bandar Seri Begawan – Tamu Kianggeh

  1. From Tamu Kianggeh take bus directing to Kota Kinabalu, disembark at Terminal Central Wawasan
  2. From Terminal Central Wawasan take bus directing to Bandaran Berjaya, disembark at Bandaran Berjaya
  3. From Bandaran Berjaya take bus number 4A / 5A / 6A / 6B / 7A / 7C / 8A directing to Terminal Utara Inanam, disembark at Terminal Utara Inanam
  4. From Terminal Utara Inanam take any bus directing to Sandakan / Lahan Datau / Tawau, disembark at Kinabalu Park

Guangzhou (Guangdong / China)

  1. From Baiyun International Airport embark the Guangzhou-Kota Kinabalu flight (AirAsia / China Southern), alight at Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  2. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  3. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Hong Kong

  1. From Hong Kong International Airport embark the Hong Kong-Kota Kinabalu flight (AirAsia / Cathay Dragon), alight at Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  2. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  3. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Jakarta (Indonesia)

  1. From Sukarno-Hatta International Airport embark the Jakarta Sukarno Hatta-KLIA flight (AirAsia / Batik Air / Indonesia AirAsia / Indonesia AirAsia X / KLM / Lion Air / Malindo Air), alight at KLIA
  2. From KLIA embark the KLIA-Kota Kinabalu flight (AirAsia / Malaysia Airlines / Malindo Air), alight at Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  3. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  4. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Manila (Philippines)

  1. From Ninoy Aquino International Airport embark the Manila NAIA-Kota Kinabalu flight (Cebu Pacific / Philippines AirAsia), alight at Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  2. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  3. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Pontianak (West Kalimantan / Indonesia)

  1. From Supadio International Airport embark the Pontianak-Kuching flight (AirAsia / Xpress Air), alight at Kuching International Airport
  2. From Kuching International Airport embark the Kuching-Kota Kinabalu flight (AirAsia / Malaysia Airlines / MAS Wings), alight at Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  3. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  4. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Singapore

  1. From Changi International Airport embark the Singapore-Kota Kinabalu flight (AirAsia / Silkair), alight at Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  2. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  3. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

Tarakan (North Kalimantan / Indonesia)

  1. From Juwata International Airport embark the Tarakan-Kota Kinabalu flight (MAS Wings), alight at Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  2. From Kota Kinabalu International Airport take the Airport Bus directing to Padang Merdeka, disembark at Padang Merdeka
  3. From Padang Merdeka take the mini van to Kinabalu Park

 

Public transportation serving Kinabalu Park:

  • Bus Kota Kinabalu – Lahad Datu
  • Bus Kota Kinabalu – Ranau
  • Bus Kota Kinabalu – Sandakan
  • Bus Kota Kinabalu – Tawau

Nearest point of interest :

  • Poring Hot Spring
  • Ranau (City)

List of Hotels near to Kinabalu Park:

  • Ayana Holiday Resort
  • J Residence
  • Kinabalu Park Lodge
  • Kinabalu Pine Resort
  • Kinabalu Rose Cabin
  • Laban Rata
  • Mesilau Nature Resort
  • Tahubang Lodge

Reference :

  • Google Earth
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  • Google Street View
  • Wikimapia
  • Wikipedia
  • Wikitravel

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