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74% Avg. city rating Rated by 154 customers

Activities / excursions 82%

Restaurants / eating out 82%

Shopping 70%

Chilling out / relaxing 76%

Getting around / public transport 70%

Sightseeing 72%

Culture 70%

Nightlife / partying 64%

Value for money 78%

Customer Travel Tips for Kota Kinabalu

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04 May 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Events / festivals Shopping Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: have a freindly chat with the locals and you will discover a lots of great deals and tips from them

Liked: KK offer a good variety of outdoor sports from climbing mount kinabalu, snorkelling & diving on different island, cycling, white water rafting and other water sports. In KK you will also be able to see different animals (orang utan & proboscis monkey), birds, plants(the world biggest flower -> rafflesia) and culture stuff. Make sure you spend some time explore different part of the town for the top 10 spot for sunset. Tanjung aru has been voted one of the world most best sunset spot. Apart from that people in Sabah are very friendly and helpful. They are always so thankful with what they have and never take you for grand. They are always cheerful and give you lots of positive energy.

Disliked: nothing

71% Avg. rating
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71% Avg. rating


28 Apr 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Relaxation / spa Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: City Bus Route and Map

Liked: Food and Spa

Disliked: It's easy to take city bus or walk inside city area. But it's not easy to use van bus to visit the suburb nearby. And the taxi charge very unreasonable.

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19 Apr 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: try every street food

Liked: food

Disliked: weird looks

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18 Apr 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Probably free some days live in islands instead of stay all nights in the city.

Liked: Easy

Disliked: A small city that you can finish it in 2 hrs by walk

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07 Apr 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Relaxation / spa Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Seafood is very well.

Liked: Sun, beach, seafood & shopping.

Disliked: None.

78% Avg. rating
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06 Apr 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: see above :)

Liked: the always smiling & helpful locals the night market the stunning sunsets the islands & many other activity options close by everything in walking distance not too many backpackers good public transport to any other places in borneo

Disliked: lots of traffic, so quite noisy

71% Avg. rating
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71% Avg. rating


30 Mar 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: it is not bad to spend just 2-3 days there.

Liked: the island and sea

Disliked: the tour costs quite high

47% Avg. rating
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47% Avg. rating


25 Mar 2014

Customer Travel Tip: Not to expect a lot over there as there is literally not a lot to do , plan ahead and check out tourist areas .

Liked: Climbing Mount Kinabalu , Cheap seafood

Disliked: Little shopping options and city a bit run-down . Not much activity going on .

82% Avg. rating
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82% Avg. rating


04 Mar 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Don't miss the national park and hot springs

Liked: Friendly local people

Disliked: No

73% Avg. rating
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23 Feb 2014

Customer Travel Tip: book in advance, it's full with tourist

Liked: nice beach, clear sky, shopping at sunday market

Disliked: not much culture

67% Avg. rating
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67% Avg. rating


16 Feb 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

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84% Avg. rating
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84% Avg. rating


09 Feb 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Stay in town and relax on the islands, do short trips to neighbourhood.

Liked: Geographic location, close to islands with nice beaches

Disliked: Nothing special

96% Avg. rating
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96% Avg. rating


06 Feb 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Must climb the mountain

Liked: Everything

Disliked: City life.

84% Avg. rating
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84% Avg. rating


04 Feb 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: dive with Diverse Borneo

Liked: diving, nice people, relaxing

Disliked: lot's off trafic, gaya strees is really noisy at some places

64% Avg. rating
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64% Avg. rating


05 Jan 2014

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Liked: Really not much comparing other places I traveled before. I would think Sandakan has more to offer.

Disliked: I saw many rats running around the streets at night.

87% Avg. rating
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87% Avg. rating


05 Jan 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Shopping Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Bring an umbrella whenever your touring the city and kinabalu park

Liked: Beaches and seafood

Disliked: Public transportation is bot so friendly

84% Avg. rating
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84% Avg. rating


27 Dec 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Make sure you do your own research because locals don't seem to know the area well enough to help you find things and give conflicting information.

Liked: The seafood restaurants are a great experience.

Disliked: The islands near Kota Kinabalu are very polluted.

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25 Nov 2013

Customer Travel Tip: Nice

Liked: Nice

Disliked: No

82% Avg. rating
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82% Avg. rating


24 Nov 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Travel slow

Liked: Best food that i've ever had down a the seafront stalls,

Disliked: Buses can be tricky

82% Avg. rating
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82% Avg. rating


03 Nov 2013

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Best destination for explorers

Liked: KK has both: seas and mountains. Too much fun for us. Mountain is cool, islanding is also very interesting.

Disliked: A bit far from KL. Not easy to find rafflasia flowers.

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74% Avg. city rating Rated by 154 customers

Activities / excursions 82%

Restaurants / eating out 82%

Shopping 70%

Chilling out / relaxing 76%

Getting around / public transport 70%

Sightseeing 72%

Culture 70%

Nightlife / partying 64%

Value for money 78%

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