The Highland Cool & Chill program is suitable for those who want an adventurous ride with a challenge. Escape the city for the Mount Kinabalu foothills and cycle through villages and farms around Kundasang. With the majestic Mount Kinabalu in the background, challenge yourself to uphill and downhill rides on various terrains.
Picked up from your hotel in Kota Kinabalu at 7:00 AM for a 2 hours drive to the Kundasang Highland. En-route, enjoy a coffee or tea break at Nabalu Highland area markets, catching a morning view of Mount Kinabalu if the weather permits from the lookout point.
Upon arrival in Kundasang, your guide will conduct a safety briefing, dos & don’ts and assign bicycles. You will then discuss your day’s program with your guide – there are various trails in the area and your guide will customize the day’s riding to meet your fitness level and interests. Cycle on various off road terrain to explore the Mount Kinabalu foothill area – gravel, rocky, muddy, technical, long downhill or steep climb. You will pass through huge areas of vegetable plantations.
Stop for lunch at a local café or packed lunch depending on your route and speed. Your ride will end around 2:00 PM – enjoy another coffee or tea break before departing back to Kota Kinabalu, arriving at about 4:00 PM. (L)
Return transfers from Kota Kinabalu, drinking water, light refreshment and lunch, mountain bike, helmet, hand glove, cycling guide, support car.
Additional beverages, tipping and gratuities for guide.
Rainjacket, sunscreen, mosquito repellent.
Daily based on a minimum booking of 2pax per departure. Single supplement applies for solo travellers.
Duration of trip is 9 hours+, grade Medium-Hard and terrain Road-Gravel-Rocks-Uphill-Downhill. Total cycling distance is 16km +/-