KOTA KINABALU

A haven for budget travellers, Sabah’s capital city Kota Kinabalu is an excellent destination for nature lovers and adventure junkies out there. There are exciting choices of activities for all travellers here: climbing enthusiasts can flock over to this city’s famous Mount Kinabalu at 4,095 metres above sea level, beach bums can enjoy the sugary white sands and crystal clear waters of Manukan Island, and animal lovers can get up close with the diverse wildlife at Lok Kawi Wildlife Park. From thrilling activities like rafting at Padas River to finding tranquillity in Kundasang, KK boasts an array of wonderful sights and sounds coupled with scrumptious cuisines and natural wonders for all to enjoy.

General Information
  • Name of Airport : ota Kinabalu International Airport
  • Currency : MYR (Malaysian Ringgit)
  • Dialing Code : +6088
  • Airport Tax : International and domestic
  • Temperature : 22 to 36 Celsius
  • Climate : Tropical with high humidity
  • Language : Kadazandusun, Malay, English, Hakka
  • Distance from Airport to City : 7km
  • Name of Airport : ota Kinabalu International Airport
  • Name of Airport : ota Kinabalu International Airport
  • TUARAN MEE: (stir-fried egg noodles)
  • SABAH CHOY: (local vegetable often stir-fried with garlic)
  • SEAFOOD
  • KK Waterfront (opposite Warisan Square)
  • Times Square
  • Beach Street
  • Jalan Datuk Salleh Sulong
  • Tanjung Aru