2 Days 1 night Mount Kinabalu & Low’s Peak Circuit Climbing Package ~ Valid until 31st March 2015

(Rates based on per person per package)

2 Days 1 Night Package

Rate per person (RM)

1 Person

2 - 4 Person

5 Person and above

RM 1,950 nett

RM 1,540 nett

RM 1,340 nett

2 Days 1 Night Package Includes:

* 1 night at Pendant Hut * 1 early morning Continental breakfast/supper @ Pendant Hut * 1 late morning American breakfast @ Pendant Hut * 1 pack lunch for ascend up the mountain * 1 buffet dinner @ Laban Rata Restaurant * Via Ferrata certificate for successful climbers only * Round trip transportation between KK town and Park HQ * All Sabah Parks’ tariffs, permits, transport and Mt guide services * Itinerary

Package Excludes:

* Airfare * Meals not stated * Extra drinks and meals * Porter Fees * Camera/Video Fees * Tipping * Travel Insurance and Items not stated above.



**Please Note that there will be a non-refundable handling charge on payment made. Conditions apply.

Suggested thing to bring: -

Suitable walking shoes / warm clothing / wind breaker / long sleeves shirts / change of clothes / drinking water / high energy food (chocolates, nuts, raisins, glucose) / headache tablets / sun block / lip gloss / deep heat lotion / plasters / insect repellent / mosquito oil / binoculars / camera / water proof bag for camera / torchlight / extra socks / towel / gloves / hat mask / tissue paper / toilet roll.

Special Notes: -

It is recommended that all climbers should have themselves medically checked before attempting any mountain climb. If you have a history of suffering from the following ailments, it is highly recommend that you should refrain from climbing: Hypertension, Diabetes, Palpitation, Arthritis, Heart disease, severe anemia, Peptic ulcers, Epileptic fits, Obesity (overweight), Chronic asthma, Muscular cramps, Hepatitis (jaundice); or any other disease which may hamper the climber.



Useful Tip:If you can, best to bring along your toiletries, a fresh change of clothing and a towel for a nice heated shower at Laban Rata Resthouse itself ~ since dinner will be at the resthouse anyway, a hot shower will be a welcome (be informed that pendant hut does not have hot showers). There is a shower room downstairs, just behind the TV room. Or otherwise, go to the 1st floor where there is a Ladies and Gents separate shower cubicles and toilets.



Trip Itinerary

2 Days 1 Night Low’s Peak Circuit - Full Service itinerary

For those who do not have enough time but are very fit and at least 16 years old

Day 1

6:30 am

Transport pick up at Kota Kinabalu town hotel lobby

8:00 am

Arrive at Kinabalu Park HQ. (it will take about 1hr 45 min from Kota Kinabalu to the Park HQ)

Register at Mountain Torq’s and Kinabalu Park’s offices (check the spelling of your name to be printed on your successful certificate)

Meet your appointed Sabah Parks’ mountain guide and collect your lunch box

8:30 am

Start hiking up Mt Kinabalu from Timpohon Gate @ 1,866m with Mountain Guide

3:00 pm

Arrive at Pendant Hut @ 3,289m and settle in

3:30 pm

Attend the mandatory via ferrata familiarization in Pendant Hut and meet your Mountain Torq trainer

6:00 pm

Dinner at Laban Rata’s canteen

8:00 pm

Lights out

Day 2

1:30 am

Wake up and early morning supper

2:30 am

Start hiking up to the summit with your Sabah Parks’ mountain guide

5:40 am

Catch the sunrise on Low’s Peak

6:00 am

Descent from Low’s Peak to meet your Mountain Torq trainer

6:30 am

Meet your via ferrata trainer at the 7.5 km mark for your Low’s Peak Circuit via ferrata

experience (intermediate via ferrata, 4 to 5 hrs, French grade AD)

11:00 am

Return to Pendant Hut for a well earned late breakfast

12:00 pm

Check out of Pendant Hut and descent to Timpohon Gate with your Sabah Parks’ mountain guide

6:00 pm

Arrive at Timpohon Gate.

Head to the Park HQ to collect your successful certificates, buy some souvenirs

Meet your transport driver and back down to your Kota Kinabalu town hotel





Hotel Description

Destination Borneo ~ Sabah ~ Kinabalu Park ~ Mount Kinabalu ~ Mountain Torq (Mountain Torq is located above 3,200m on Mt Kinabalu’s Panar Laban rock face. To get there, it is a scenic 4 - 6 hour hike from Mt Kinabalu Park Headquarters. Once you reach the Laban Rata rock slab, which houses a group of mountain lodges including our own Huts, a short 10-15 min walk will lead you to Mountain Torq’s starting point) Room Type Pendant Hut accommodates 30 climbers Room Description dormitory beds with Common Bathroom, cold water and no heating Facilities & Activities Take your first steps on the world’s highest via ferrata and learn how to walk the Torq. An initiation for those who want to build their confidence in via ferrata climbing. Easy - Everyone between 10 to 70, 2 - 3hrs climbing time for Torq